Special Events & Entertainment

Sign up for the annual FAEP fishing tournament or try your luck at Cover-All bingo while visiting the exhibit hall! There is no shortage of exciting events at Promoting Excellence Symposium.

Mary Stumbo Memorial

Thursday, Oct. 10
7:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.

Reel in the fun! Set sail two miles offshore and cast your lines in waters 80 to 300 feet deep off the coast at our annual fishing tournament.

The crew provides all you need: a charter boat with captain and mate, bait, license, rods, reels, ice, water, sodas, and snacks. Filleting and bagging your catch is included! Just bring sneakers, sunglasses, sunscreen, a hat, and a camera.

Price: $265

Please Note: No coolers are allowed on the boat as the boat provides one for you.


Thursday, Oct. 10
5:45 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.

Join us for an unforgettable evening at the FAEP Welcome Party! Mingle with fellow equine practitioners while enjoying drinks and appetizers.

Get ready to unleash your competitive spirit with exciting games that promise not just fun, but fabulous prizes up for grabs! This is the perfect opportunity to kick off the conference with some fun, forge new connections, and celebrate our shared passion for equine care.

Exhibit Hall

Friday, Oct. 11
3:15 p.m. – 4:15 p.m.

Join us in the Exhibit Hall for a lively happy hour where you can enjoy complimentary drinks and an array of delicious passed appetizers.

This event offers the perfect opportunity to network with colleagues and industry representatives, engage in meaningful conversations, and unwind in a vibrant atmosphere designed to foster connections and collaboration.


Saturday, Oct. 12
1:30 p.m.

Win prizes just by spending time with exhibitors in the exhibit hall. Complete your bingo card by getting stamped at each participating exhibitor booth and submitting a completed card to the FAEP Membership booth for a chance to win.

AAVSB/RACE Information

This program is pending AAVSB/RACE approval for continuing education credits. Each 50-minute lecture is equal to one (1) continuing education credit. For your convenience in recording your CE hours, one certificate will be included in your registration packet. It is your responsibility to document the sessions you attend and the number of hours you receive. Conference attendees’ CE hours will be reported to AAVSB/RACEtrack.