WELCOME

Come join us for the next event. You and your Family will have a great time and lot of fun.

Getting the satisfaction of knowing YOU helped in the battle against childhood cancer.

Welcome to the 23st annual Northwest Alabama Saddle-Up for St. Jude Trail Ride and Concert! There are over 3000 acres of riding trails to enjoy along with our featured entertainment of local musicians and country music star, John Michael Montgomery. Our auction Saturday afternoon will be something you don’t want to miss. We are also proud to feature what we think is bar none the best concessions and food anywhere! This Shoals Area Event has raised over $1.7 million dollars for St. Jude the past 22 years.  So, bring your lawn chair and a thankful heart as we join in our tradition of supporting the best of causes!

See You There!!

JIMMY KING, COORDINATOR

Since 1996, Gardiner Farms, Tuscumbia AL, has hosted the Saddle up for St. Jude Benefit trail ride. Coordinated by Circle 5 outfit. this is a fun, family-oriented, fund-raising event, that is based around horseback riding and raises money for St. Jude Children's Research Hospital. This wonderful, annual event takes place the 3rd weekend of July.

Gates open Friday at 6:00 am

$35 donation to ride

$15 donation, if you don’t ride.

Riding is not required to come out and have a great time!

Bring your horse - $35 donation for the weekend. Bring your chair - $10 donation for Friday, $20 donation for Saturday. for Concerts

What To Expect:

  • Come out for the day or the weekend and enjoy the many acres of beautiful trails to ride on!
  • Bring your lawn chairs to sit back and enjoy the music Friday and Saturday nights!
  • There will be lots of food and vendors for your pleasure!
  • Bring your kids out and let them enjoy Pony and Wagon Rides!!
  • Last but not least, there will be an auction with a wide variety of items ranging in value and style for your enjoyment!!
  • The best part is all of the profits from this event go to the Children of St. Jude Children Research Hospital!!

ALL-TERRAIN VEHICLES

NO all-terrain vehicles allowed during St. Jude weekend except those used by St. Jude volunteers.