Horses are shown by exhibitors at the California State Fair and can be found in the Cavalcade Arena.

Person riding a horse



Quick Facts


  • Equine: Scientific Name
  • Foal: Offspring / Newborn
  • Filly: Young Female
  • Mare: Mature Female
  • Colt: Young Male
  • Stallion: Mature Male
  • Gelding: Castrated Male
  • Team: Group of Horses
  • Pony: Mature Horse, measuring less than 14.2 hands high
  • Hand: Measurement of Height for a Horse, one hand is equivalent to four (4) inches