News & Events

Please check back for 2022 events, including signature fundraising events, outreach and volunteer opportunities! 

Upcoming Events at Great and Small


“The Magic of Therapeutic Riding”
A Conversation with Dr. Temple Grandin
Thursday, June 16, 2022 (7-8pm ET)

Moderated by Dr. Debra Moore
Join us for a Virtual Fundraising event on behalf of Great and Small

Tickets are now on sale via Eventbrite here.

Check out more information about this special event on the Temple Grandin Event Page.


2022 Summer Open House

Saturday, August 27th from 12:00-4:00pm

Come meet our horses, our staff, and get a tour of our facility! This event is open to prospective participant families, volunteers, and all members of our community.

More information to come!


2022 Mystery Trail Ride

Saturday, October 22nd | 10:00AM

Calling all riders! Can you help us solve this mystery? Great and Small's Annual Murder Mystery Trail Ride is Saturday October 22nd! Bring your horse, your friends, and your sense of adventure as you work to solve this riddle in the beautiful setting of Potomac Hunt Country. 

Entries are $60/person, tax-deductible and directly support Great and Small's therapeutic riding program. 

For signup and to pay for your entry fee, please go to our page signup here.

Rain Date: Saturday, November 4th

Past Events at Great and Small


2021 Murder Mystery
Trail Ride 

October 2nd, 2021 at 10:00AM

The 2021 Murder Mystery Trail Ride was a success, raising over $3,000 to benefit Great and Small!

Check back for our 2022 Murder Mystery Trail Ride event, and ride photos from this year's mystery.

Virtual Wine Tasting Fundraiser 

Saturday, September 25th at 7:30PM

Thank you to everyone who attended our Virtual Wine Tasting Fundraiser! We raised nearly $10,000 in support of our programs at Great and Small thanks to the wonderful supporters of this event. 

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Great and Small in the Media

May, 2019

Great and Small included in the Double D Trailers Resource Guide

April 5, 2019

Great and Small featured in Sidelines Magazine spotlight

June 4, 2018

Great and Small featured in “A Perfect Match" article in Bethesda Magazine

February 25, 2015

Rider David Godoy featured in the Daily Do Good

February 23, 2015

Great and Small featured in the Daily Do Good

February 2015

Great and Small profiled in the Montgomery Parks Guide

April 5, 2014

Rider David Godoy featured in a segment done by Montgomery Community Media