Our Mission Statement —

To provide beneficial services for its members and horse owners which enhance and encourage Quarter Horse ownership and participation.

To generate growth of LQHA membership via education, exhibition, influencing public policy, marketing, promotion, advertising and publicity of the American Quarter Horse.

Welcome to LQHA

The Louisiana Quarter Horse Association (LQHA), is a membership organization dedicated to the keeping, showing, and ownership of quarter horses in the state of Louisiana.

We invite you to browse through our website to learn more about LQHA, its committees, and board of directors. Upcoming events may be found under the Show Schedule link on the sidebar, and information on our annual banquet posted under Meetings & Banquet page.If you are interested in becoming a member, you will find the necessary application forms and contact information under Membership Forms. Thank you for your interest, we hope to see you at one of our events.




We are excited to announce that the Louisiana Office of Tourism is sponsoring the Louisiana Quarter Horse Association Crawfish Classic Series and All Around High Point Awards. The first event in the series is May 20, 2017. Be sure to enter this show and be eligible of one of three (3) high point awards to the All Around in each of these divisions: Open, Amateur and Youth. Each award is $2,500 and is sponsored by the Louisiana Office of Tourism.

We are also pleased to announced that the May 20th Crawfish Boil is sponsored by the Louisiana Seafood Promotion & Marketing Board.

LQHA Crawfish Classic Championship Series:
• LQHA Crawfish Classic,
May 19-­-21, 2017, Baton Rouge, La.

• The Spooktacular Circuit,
October 28-­-29, 2017

• The Sugar Bowl Extravaganza
December 28-31, 2017