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 2024
Gold Rush Peruvian Horse Classic!
June 21-23, 2024

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

2024 Judges

Ernesto Roca Dammert

Oscar "Pico" Emilio Castillo

2024 Show Information

2024 Premium Book

CORRECTION: Please note in the Gold Rush Classic Premium, Novice Classes: These is an error in classes 20 and 48. Please note the correct classes below:

Class 20 is Novice Breeding

Class 48 is Novice Gait

We apologize for the error.

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

2024 GRC Premium CLICK HERE 

GRC Entry Form 2024 CLICK HERE


Welcome Meet & Greet

Join Us Thursday June 20th @ 5:00 pm for a cash bar cocktail hour in the Cinch Saloon in the arena concourse followed by a PRIME RIB DINNER for exhibitors, sponsors, and guests of the 2024 GRC!

Wristbands can be purchased in advance for $50 for adults and $35 for children (12 & under) on entry form by June 1st. You may pick up and purchase wristbands in the Show Office Thursday until 3:00 pm. Wristbands will not be sold at the door.

There will be a limited number of wristbands available Thursday.

Complimentary Wristbands for Sponsors: Diamond = +2 and Gold = +1

Versatility Award

The fee to enter for the Versatility Horse of Show is a flat $275 and includes 3 classes and the champagne class. The high point will be counted in your best 3 classes.
WIN $500 towards your hotel stay, on us!

Vendor Booths

Vendor booth space is available. 

10' x 10' space (100 Sq. Ft.): $350.00+$18.00 Special Event Fee

10' x 20' space (200 Sq. Ft.): $500.00+$18.00 Special Event Fee

Other options available, please see the attached Vendor Booth Application.

The deadline for applications is June 17, 2024. Your application and payment must be received on or before this date or it may be too late to make any last-minute accommodations.

Please note... a completed application does NOT automatically reserve space.

2024 Gold Rush Classic Vendor Booth Application CLICK HERE

Prospector Sponsorships

2024 GRC Prospector Sponsorships CLICK HERE

Prospectors 2024 Application CLICK HERE

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 21st 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.

Jumbotron Commercials

Deadline to submit your commercial: June 1, 2024

Your commercial cannot be longer than your contract time: 15 seconds or 30 seconds.

Please contact Kelly Powers at with any questions.

2024 Information for Commercials CLICK HERE



Special Prizes

This year we are pleased to announce the following special prizes:

  • Highpoint Bozal Horse will receive a CUSTOM BOZAL courtesy of Alberto Lummis.
  • Gelding Stakes Winner will receive a COMPLETE CUSTOM HEADSET courtesy of Alberto Lummis.
  • High Point Novice will receive a COMPLETE CUSTOM SADDLE courtesy of Alberto Lummis.

Hotel Information

Cutoff date for group rate is May 28, 2024. 

After that date, rooms will be provided based on availability and at the prevailing rate.

Tues (6/18) Wed (6/19) Thurs (6/20) and Sun (6/23) =$78.00

Fri (6/21) and Sat (6/22) = $125.00         13% Clark County Tax

Please book asap!

Group Code:  GOL0619 (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! 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 $18.00 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. 

Cutoff date for group rate is May 28, 2024. 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.
Toll free number for reservations is: 866.791.7626 – be sure to say you are with the Gold Rush Classic!