Saddle Up for St. Jude – Alabama

The largest Saddle Up for St. Jude Trail Ride in the country!

Saddle Up for St. Jude - Alabama
Largest in Country!

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The Largest Saddle Up for St. Jude Trail Ride in the Country!

Saddle Up for St. Jude – Alabama 2014
July 18-19, 2014



Saddle Up for St. Jude is a fun, family-oriented, fundraising event based around horseback riding that raises money for St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.

Saddle Up for St. Jude – Alabama takes place every July at Dr. Jimmy Gardiner’s farm in Tuscumbia, Alabama.

  • Ride your horse and enjoy the beauty of over 2,800 acres
  • Come out for some great Cowboy Stew
  • Live bands on stage Friday and Saturday
  • Enjoy
    • Wagon Rides
    • Kids Pony Rides
    • Live Entertainment
    • Auction
    • Vendors
    • Concession Stand

Bring your horse – $35 donation for the weekend.

Bring your chair – $5 donation for Friday, $15 for Saturday.

Gates open 7:00 am Friday and close 12:00 pm on Sunday.

Bring Your Lawn Chairs!


Friday, July 18th –

7:00 am Farm opens for primitive camping

6:00 pm Concessions open and North Alabama Wagon Train Sponsored Chicken Stew

6:30 pm Stampede

7:45 pm CC Jags

9:00 pm KGB (Kerry Gilbert Band)

12:00 am Lights Out

Saturday, July 19th –

7:00 am Gate opens for trail riders

7:30 am Trails open for trail riding (Ride at own pace all day)

11:00 am Michelle Bradford and Tommy James

12:30 pm April Michelle

2:00 pm Live Auction

5:30 pm The Josh Brannon Band

7:30 pm Trick Pony

12:00 am Lights out


  • 100 Primitive Campsites available on site
  • Hotels available near Tuscumbia, Alabama

Directions to Gardiner Farm:

  • From Highway 72 West, turn left at Colbert Farmer’s Co-Op.
  • Go one block and turn left on Frankfort Road.
  • Go 1.7 miles and take left fork on Underwood Mountain Road.
  • Go 3.1 miles and turn left on County Farm Road.
  • Go one block and veer right on Dead End Road to Gardiner Farm.


  • Gardiner Farm
    85 Underwood Road
    Tuscumbia, AL 35674

For more information:

Circle 5 Outfit
256-446-5392 Saddle up for St Jude AL

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