LQHBA 2018 Champion Awards Banquet April 13
OPELOUSAS, LA—APRIL 11, 2019—The Louisiana Quarter Horse Breeders' Association (LQHBA) will honor their 2018 LQHBA Racing Champions on Saturday during the association's annual awards banquet at the Evangeline Downs Event Center in Opelousas.
The annual awards banquet in held in conjunction with voting of officers from the LQHBA membership every year. Early voting begins at 2pm (CDT) in the events center where the banquet is to be held. Voting continues until 6pm and is for LQHBA members only.
The banquet festivities start at 5pm with the seating and mingling of banquet attendees, followed by the opening of the meeting at 6pm by current LQHBA president Ryan Robicheaux.
Newly appointed Executive Director Bruce Salard will also be attendance, and is expected to briefly address the LQHBA attending members before the awards ceremony begins.
In addition to crowning of the 2018 Louisiana Quarter Horse racing champions on Saturday night, deceased sire Mr Jess Perry and long-time horseman J.E. Jumonville, Jr. will be inducted into the LQHBA Hall Of Fame. Greg Thompson of StallioneSearch.com will again serve as awards banquet emcee.