The Woodside Day of the Horse celebrates the unique equestrian heritage of Woodside and the extraordinary contribution horses make to the quality of life throughout San Mateo County. Made possible by a public-private partnership of Woodside-area Horse Owners Association (WHOA!), The Town of Woodside and our generous Sponsors and Volunteers
Gather your crew and come on down to Hagemann Ranch where you’ll learn all you need to know about restoring and maintaining a working ranch! Check out informative and fascinating presentations from painters, leather workers and woodcarvers; take historical tours; and visit the restoration workshop. Refreshments will be available for your enjoyment at this free and family-friendly event inspired by the TV show This Old House.
This year’s Hoedown we will feature Capelo’s BBQ Food Truck, an exciting barn side dining experience you won't forget! A dance caller will also be featured this year for good fun after dinner. Returning favorites to this year’s event include, live bluegrass music by Sidesaddle & Co., old-fashioned arts & crafts, farmers market and free entertainment for the entire family. The community farmers market provides an opportunity for residents to set up a table to sell their garden grown fruits and vegetables. Hand pressed apple cider is available with apples from DeMartini and press from Hidden Villa. The event will also highlight textile demonstrations, quilting, knitting, crocheting, spinning, weaving by Custom Handweavers, soap making, leather tooling by Silicon Valley Leathercraft Guild, and puppet making. At 4:30 pm, come view our Equestrian exhibitions in the upper arena, featuring mini horses, riding demonstrations by Victoria Dye Equestrian