The Varian Way Weekend

Our Annual Summer Event will be held: August 4-5, 2018

The Varian Way Weekend will be a celebration of Sheila’s foundations principles, shared by a community of like-minded horsemen and women, wrapped up into one glorious, unforgettable weekend. We invite you to join us August 4th and 5th to wholly experience the wondrous equine lifestyle that is The Varian Way.

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  • Schedule
  • Registration


The Varian Way Weekend




8:30 am Check-in, Continental Breakfast & Open Barns, Sheila Varian Museum Open, Varian Arabians Boutique Open

9:30 am Welcome by Angela Alvarez ~ Sale Arena

9:45 am  Seminar ~ Sale Arena

10:45 am The Collection Sale Horses at Liberty ~ Sale Arena

11:30 am STALLION PRESENTATION: Audacious ps, Major Mac V, Always A Jullyen V, The Seeker V, Emphasis DDA, and Skyefall

11:45 pm Santa Maria Style BBQ, Museum, Shopping Expo & Varian Boutique Open

1:45 pm Mike Perez Seminar ~ Sale Arena

2:45 pm Collection Horses Under Saddle ~ Show Arena

4:15 pm Appetizers & Wine Tasting, Open Barns, Request to see specific horses, finalize sales and breedings, Museum open til 6 pm

Varian Arabians - Stallion Barn

6:00 pm Farm closes


8:30 am Check-in & Open Barns, Sheila Varian Museum Open

10:00 am Varian Arabians Mare Walk with Angela Alvarez & Staff. Meet the legendary Varian Mares and their foals.

10:45 am Champagne Brunch and a presentation of STALLIONS In-Hand and & Under Saddle

12:00 pm Presentation of Collection Horses to music – Sale Arena
Under Saddle Horses by request after presentation

1:15 pm Seminar ~ Show Arena

2:00 pm Open Barns, Request to see specific horses, finalize

sales and breedings, Museum open till 4 pm

4:00 pm Conclusion of The Varian Way Weekend






Register for the The Varian Way Weekend online!

or Click here to download/print Registration Form - mail or fax only!

The Varian Way Weekend - Adult Registration

Adult registration

Both days: $125.00
Saturday: $80.00
Sunday: $60.00


The Varian Way Weekend - Child Registration

Child registration - 17 and under
Children under 6 - free
Both days: $60.00
Saturday: $40.00
Sunday: $30.00