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CAMP-A-PALOOZA - March 22 - On Hold!

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NEWS ALERT!

The PONYSITTERS are very disappointed to be sharing this news but are working on something extra special to make it up to their loyal fans, followers and friends of the PONYSITTERS. Please stay tuned for updates. In the meantime, registration is OPEN for our Spring and Summer programs. Find out more


HUDSON VALLEY PARENT PUTS A HOLD ON CAMP-A-PALOOZA FAIR. IMPORTANT CAMP-A-PALOOZA UPDATE!
Due to recommendations from Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, and local officials, Hudson Valley Parent has decided NOT to hold its Camp-A-Palooza event at the Poughkeepsie Galleria on March 22. While this difficult decision is disappointing, we understand your health concerns and take them seriously.

About Us

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We cater to what kids love!

We cater to what kids love!

We cater to what kids love!

Our programs are geared for kids of all ages who love horses.  No prior experience is required. You do not need to own a horse to participate.  


Unlike other kid programs, we INCLUDE professional academic tutoring services on the farm for our popular Afterschool PONYSITTERS


Visit our PROGRAMS page to see all we offer you! 


Learn how YOUR school can WIN a visit from one of our equine ambassadors.

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First-Rate Course Offerings

We cater to what kids love!

We cater to what kids love!

As the Union Vale's oldest riding academy, JL Performance Horses continues to offer quality, community based, comprehensive equine educational programs.


Click here to view our catalog of programs designed for and offered only at JL Performance Horses. 

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Our Mission

We cater to what kids love!

Our Mission

JL Performance Horses continues to be dedicated to producing capable, knowledgeable horsepeople and quality all-around horses for show and recreational purposes. 


In addition to our program menu, we host several equine educational clinics each year, attend various horse shows and particpate in community events with our equine ambassadors.  


We proudly maintain scholarship opportunities and welcome your generous contributions to continue to do so. Please contact our scholarship coordinator to make your generous donation to the future equestrians of the world today. 

Special Events

3/22/2020

Meet The PONYSITTERS

12 noon - 4pm

Poughkeepsie Galleria Mall

Event Details

3/22/2020

Meet The PONYSITTERS

One day only! Hudson Valley Kids features Meet the PONYSITTERS at Camp-palooza in the Poughkeepsie Galleria.

12 noon - 4pm

Poughkeepsie Galleria Mall

4/6/2020

April Spring Break Horse Program

10am - 5pm

JL Performance Horses

Event Details

4/6/2020

April Spring Break Horse Program

April Spring Break Horse Program - 4/6-4/10/2020  - Advanced Registration Required! Sign up for a day (or two) or the whole week!  Click her...

Event Details

10am - 5pm

JL Performance Horses

6/29/2020

Summer Horse Program

9am - 5pm

JL Performance Horses

Event Details

6/29/2020

Summer Horse Program

Summer Horse Program - Day and Overnight programs offered. Advanced Registration Required. Find out  more about Summer Program

9am - 5pm

JL Performance Horses

Highlights from the APHA Western National Championship Show

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Enrollment Forms

Click on a file to download.  Other enrollment forms can be found on their program page.

If you have completed your enrollment form, please mail to the Registration Office of 

JL Performance Horses at 2536 Wingdale Mnt. Rd., Poughquag, NY 12570

We look forward to welcoming you to our farm family.

2020 Child Health Form (pdf)

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2020-Riding Release (pdf)

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2020 PONYSITTERS Enrollment (pdf)

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2020 Riding Lesson Enrollment (pdf)

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Get in Touch!

Are you ready to get started?

If you have questions about the opportunities available to you or about our programs, feel free to give us a call today or send us a message. We will get back to you as soon as possible.

If you have completed your enrollment form, please mail to the Registration Office of 

JL Performance Horses at 2536 Wingdale Mnt. Rd., Poughquag, NY 12570

We look forward to welcoming you to our farm family.

JL Performance Horses

Wingdale Mountain Road, Poughquag, New York 12570, United States

(845) 260-0962

Hours

We are open weekdays, daytime, evening, weekend and on holidays. We are only closed on Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, New Year’s Eve and New Year’s Day. 

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