Black Star Sport Horses to Host Freestyle Showdown Benefitting Patriot PAWS

(ROCKWALL, TX — Nov. 26, 2019) Premier dressage training, show, and sales facility Black Star Sport Horses (5565 FM 549 in Rockwall) will host a special Freestyle Showdown to benefit Patriot PAWS Saturday, Dec. 14, 2019 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Santa Claus will attend the holiday schooling show for the sixth consecutive year from 12:00 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. A special dressage demo will take place at noon followed by the freestyle showdown, during which the horses will “dance” to music.

The mission of Patriot PAWS is to train and provide service dogs of the highest quality at no cost to disabled American veterans and others with mobile disabilities and Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) in order to help restore their physical and emotional independence.

“We are a military family and a family of dog lovers. We are proud to support this cause,” says Black Star Sport Horses owner and head trainer Lisa Blackmon.

The event is free to attend for spectators. Black Star’s famous BBQ will be available for purchase along with hot chocolate and other concessions. Farm tours, Christmas shopping booths, a silent auction, and raffle tickets to win horseback riding lessons will also be available. All proceeds will benefit Patriot PAWS.

Enjoy a dressage demo, musical freestyle with dancing horses, free photos with Santa, Christmas shopping, a hot chocolate bar, BBQ, farm tours, and more at Black Star Sport Horses. Proceeds from shopping, raffle tickets, and the silent auction benefit Patriot PAWS. Black Star thanks its sponsors ReRide Consignment and Club Studio 80 for making this charitable event possible.

Want to give the gift of horseback riding this holiday season? Gift certificates for dressage lessons are available for purchase. Lessons are currently buy ten, get one free. Looking for something to do while the kids are home from school for holiday break? Call 940-367-7815 to set up a complimentary tour of the farm. For more information, visit

Submitted press release by Black Star Sport Horses.

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