North Scottsdale ranch welcomes public for one free April event

Claudia Rank, in the lavender helmet, rides at Camelot Therapeutic Horsemanship. (submitted photo)

Camelot Therapeutic Horsemanship will once again welcome the public to its ranch on Saturday, April 22, for the 16th annual Hooves & Heroes event in north Scottsdale.

Camelot Therapeutic Horsemanship, a working ranch serving children and adults with physical disabilities, will open its stables up to the public for its annual open house and spring fundraiser.

The event will be 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday, April 22, with free admission. Camelot Therapeutic Horsemanship is at 6250 E. Jomax Road in Scottsdale.

Guests will enjoy inspiring student riding demonstrations, lunch from their choice of several local food trucks, and meeting the Camelot therapy horses.

There will be fun craft activities for the kids, plus, complimentary face-painting and snow cones, according to a press release.

Camelot Therapeutic Horsemanship is a nonprofit organization that teaches horsemanship to children and adults who have physical disabilities. Camelot has been offering all services at no cost to students since 1983, the press release stated.

All funds raised at Hooves & Heroes will go directly to program services.

Visit or call 480-515-1542.

(submitted photo)

The Scottsdale Independent publishes a free daily newsletter. A print edition is mailed to 75,000 homes and businesses each month. If you value our journalistic mission, please consider showing us your support.

You are encouraged to leave relevant comments but engaging in personal attacks, threats, online bullying or commercial spam will not be allowed. All comments should remain within the bounds of fair play and civility. You can disagree with others courteously, without being disagreeable. Feel free to express yourself but keep an open mind toward finding value in what others say. To report abuse or spam, click the arrow in the upper right corner of the comment box.

Facebook Comment