The Rio Grande Peruvian Horse Show is one of the participating shows of the Gold Rush Classic, since 2001.

The SCPPHC Spring Classic Show was started in 1998, and has been a part of the Gold Rush Classic since 2016.

Welcome to the 2023
Gold Rush Peruvian Horse Classic!
June 23-25, 2023

Sponsored by:
Rio Grande Peruvian Horse Show & SCPPHC Spring Classic

The Largest Regional Peruvian Horse Show in North America
Held in Las Vegas, Nevada at the
South Point Equestrian Center at the South Point Hotel & Casino

2023 Judges

Enrique Rizo Patron

Lionel Peralta

2023 Show Information

2023 Premium Book

All information about the show including show officials, rates, rules and class information can be found in the premium book. 

CLICK to download the 2023 Premium Book

CLICK to download the 2023 Entry Form 

Link to Class List

Welcome Meet & Greet

Join us Thursday June 22 at 5 pm at the Cinch Saloon in the in the arena concourse for a meet & greet with fellow exhibitors! 

Cash Bar Cocktail hour in the Cinch Saloon at the arena concourse, finger foods will be served.


Versatility Award

Versatility High Point Horse of Show


Fee to enter for the Versatility Horse of Show is a flat $250 and includes 3 classes and the champagne class. The high point will be counted in your best 3 classes.


WIN YOUR FOUR NIGHT HOTEL STAY! The award winner will have 4 nights of their hotel (standard room) paid for!

Vendor Booths

10’ x 10’ space ($300.00 plus $18.00 event fee)* Premium space add  $100.00

10’ x 20’ space ($450.00 plus $18.00 event fee)  All spaces include 5 amp electric; pipe & drape; one 8 ft table w/2 chairs; Wi-Fi; NOT included – table coverings

Extra Tables and Chairs available upon request.

Applications should be completed and paid in full by June 17th

Contact Eleanor Palmisano at 970.314.4559

Vendor booth application form

Prospector Sponsorships

CLICK to download Prospector Sponsor information

This is your invitation to America’s showcase of the Peruvian Horse – The Gold Rush Peruvian Horse Classic in fabulous Las Vegas! Now celebrating its 20th year, the Gold Rush Classic Double Regional Championship Show spans three full days. Our exhibitors enjoy a wide selection of classes but have time left to play in this exciting city.

As an international show, the Gold Rush Classic is consistently at the top of the Regional Championship Peruvian Horse Shows in North America. We regularly host exhibitors from over a dozen states and Canada, and our Las Vegas venue draws spectators from all over the world. We always feature the breed’s finest judges.

Hotel Information

ues (6/20) Wed (6/21) Thurs (6/22) and Sun (6/25) =$75.00

Fri (6/23) and Sat (6/24) = $120.00         %13 Clark County Tax

Single/double occupancy.  Triple/quad is $20.00 per night extra.  No more than four persons per room!  Children under 15 stay free with parent/guardian if no extra bedding needed.  All persons under age 21 will share a room with at least one adult chaperone.  Must be 21+ to reserve a room.  ID and credit card required at check in. 


Cutoff date for group rate is May 30, 2023.  After that date, rooms will be provided based on availability and at the prevailing rate.

Please book asap!

Group Code:  GOL0623 (1ST three are letters, last four are numbers)

Web link:

Please book through the web link.

Details: Single/double occupancy. Triple/quad is $20.00 per night extra. No more than four persons per room! Children under 15 stay free with parents if no extra bedding needed. All persons under age 21 years will share a room with at least one adult chaperone. Must be 21+ to reserve a room. ID and credit card required at check in.  13% Clark County tax. There WILL also be a $17.00 per room, per night, resort fee, which is usually $27.00 per room, per night but has been discounted for us. This includes:

  • Complimentary in-room WiFi/Internet
  • Complimentary Fitness Center access
  • Complimentary Airport Shuttle
  • In-room coffee maker
  • 24 hour business center computer access
  • Complimentary printing of Boarding Passes
  • Local/toll free in-room phone calls

Shuttle reservations must be made by individuals and can be made by calling toll-free at 866-791-7626 or (local) 702-797-8901. Reservations are required 24 hours prior to arrival and no one is allowed to board without a reservation. Cut off date for group rate is June 2, 2022. After that date, rooms will be provided based on availability and at the prevailing rate.

It is understood all requests for rooms will be made on an individual basis.  Guests may do so by calling our Reservations Department directly 866-791-7626 (toll free).  In order to obtain your special group rate, the guests need to identify themselves as being with Gold Rush Peruvian Horse Classic.


Individual cancellations inside 72 hours of arrival shall forfeit any room deposit (if applicable) or be billed for one night’s room and tax.  In addition, one night’s room and tax will be billed for any guest who fails to check-in on the scheduled arrival date.  Any remaining nights of a “no-show” reservation will be canceled, and all deposits forfeited.
ll free number for reservations is: 866.791.7626 – be sure to say you are with the Gold Rush Classic!