2022 Runnin WJ Barrel Race 
   June 10th, 11th, 12th

Friday Open starts 9am.
Saturday Open starts 8am.
Sunday Open starts 8:30am.

*Exhibitions start Tuesday June 7th 3 pm and are available Wednesday and Thursday until 6:30 pm, sign up at the table inside the arena. $5 each cash.

KK Run for Vegas is Thursday night (it is a separate race so we do not do entries for that on this website).  Thursday at 7 pm we will be hosting KK  RUN FOR VEGAS FOR YOUTH. Please look at for online entry for

NOTE: We are doing things differently this year.  There is a RACE on Friday.  Then, Saturday and Sunday count as one race. Saturday will be 1-600 and Sunday starts with 601+.   This should help us avoid all those 3 am runs, whew!

Also, we added an adult incentive for both races so now there is a youth (cutoff is 12 years) adult (13-59) and GGs (60+) and each sidepot has $500 added per race.
Online entry link will be available soon on the pre-entry form page.We are BBR approved. 

The 2022 schedule is available on the schedule tab.  

Future Fortunes will have a $50,ooo Added Regional Finals Inc. included for our Saturday/Sunday  $5000 Added Race. 

 When the draw is posted, click on the draw page and scroll thru each day and your Incentives to make sure your name is listed. If not please send Patti Moore a text message to 903-244-2306. 
      Stall and RV information will be given to you at the back gate (coggins check station) when you come in if you have pre-paid for them. If you have not pre-paid please check in at the Stall/RV office and the girls will give your information at that time after payment. Cash and credit card are available thru the Stall/RV office for your fees over the weekend.
    See you all soon.


A little History:

The Runnin WJ Benefit Barrel Race is an annual divisional race that benefits the Runnin WJ Therapeutic Riding Center.  The race takes place in Texarkana, AR, at the Four States Fairgrounds in an air-conditioned coliseum, surrounded by a covered warm-up arena, covered stall area and plenty of RV hookups.

HOST HOTEL; Holiday Inn Express 870-216-0083 or  Comfort Suites 870-216-8084   be sure mention  Runnin WJ Barrel Race for your discount.

Please see the Runnin WJ Ranch website for more information on this organization:

The 1st Annual Runnin WJ Benefit Barrel Race took place in New Boston, TX, in 2008 with $3,000 Added and approximately 200 entries on one day. 

The move to Texarkana, AR, in 2009 for the 2nd Annual Runnin WJ Benefit Barrel Race proved to be a success. The ground was excellent and the times got faster each day! 

2022 marks the 15th year for The Runnin WJ Benefit Barrel Race.

Thursday at 7 pm we will be hosting KK  RUN FOR VEGAS FOR YOUTH. Please look at for online entry for


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