2013 Evening of Celebration

On October 3rd, 2013, Headwaters hosted an evening of entertainment, culinary delights and all things Horse Country. Visitors to Headwaters Horse Country were treated to some of the finest equestrian talent in the province of Ontario and the world.

This free evening of entertainment included:

  • Dynamic equestrian performances
  • Forging demonstrations
  • Local food & beverages (nominal fee)
  • Networking with colleagues, neighbours & friend


  • Master of Ceremonies: Herb Williams from SuperDogs
  • Canada Olympian Jay Hayes
  • Olympian Peter Gray & Megan Lane
  • Barb Millar, Barrel Racing Champion
  • Stephanie Leyzac, Pole Bending
  • Deerfield Stables (Gypsy Vanners)
  • Spring Gait Meadows (Miniatures)
  • Sydney Horas, Team Canada 2013 (Icelandics)
  • Dareth Miller, Reining
  • Larry Braiden & his team of Clydesdales
  • Andy Vergut—2004 Cdn. Olympic team blacksmith
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We would like to thank our presenting sponsors and all of the individuals and organizations that donated their time and products/services to make the evening a success.

Presenting Sponsors:

  • Dufferin.Biz
  • Town of Caledon

Banner Sponsors:

  • Brightside Tack
  • Caledon Equine Hospital
  • Best Western Orangeville


  • Herb Williams (Master of Ceremonies)
  • Frank Buck (Musical performance)
  • Olympian Jay Hayes
  • Olympian Peter Gray & Megan Lane
  • Stephanie Leyzac (Barrel Racing)
  • Deerfield Stables (Gypsy Vanners)
  • Spring Gait Meadows (Miniatures)
  • Sydney Horas (On Ice Farms & Team Canada 2013 member)
  • Dareth Miller (Reining)
  • Larry Braiden & his team of Clydesdales
  • Caledon Eglinton Hunt Club
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  • Black Birch
  • Forage
  • Localista
  • Mono Cliffs Inn
  • Mrs. Mitchell’s
  • Ruby Pier
  • What’s Cookin’
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  • Hockley Valley Brewing
  • Holland Marsh Wines
  • King Brewery
  • Pommies Dry Cider
  • Spirit Tree Estate Cidery
  • The French Press Café

Demonstrations & Businesses

  • Blacksmiths Andy Vergut Brian Mullins Phil Conway
  • Professional Farrier Supply
  • Dufferin Apparel – apparel supplier for Headwaters Horse Country
  • Music 21
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Plus a big THANK YOU to all of our volunteers!