What are the benefits of joining CEA?

  • You have the opportunity to meet other horse people and participate in a variety of activities with them
  • You are part of a group that actively works together on horse-related issues that affect our park and our community
  • You can be a CEA officer or board member and help plan activities for the group
  • You are given the gate lock combination so you have access to the CEA arena every day of the week (the gate is open to non-members only on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays)
  • You receive CEA’s bi-monthly newsletter
  • You can post a free classified ad in our newsletter and on our website
  • You usually pay reduced or no fees when participating in CEA events

What does it cost to be a member of CEA?

If paid after January 31, 2024:

  • Junior Members (17 and under) – $20.00
  • Individual Member (18 and over) – $55.00
  • Family Member (two adults and all children under age 18 living at the same address) – $65.00


If joining or renewing between December 15 and January 31st, take $5.00 off the annual membership fee for Family or Individual member for the new calendar year:

Discount does not apply to Junior Memberships.

If joining after September 1st –  the annual membership fee for the remainder of the calendar year is pro-rated. 

Junior – $15.00 (NO PRO-RATED DISCOUNT)

Individual – $40.00 

Family – $60.00

How to Become a CEA Member

  1. Click on Membership Application PDF below to open the application file
  2. Print out the application form and fill it out
  3. Make a check out to Chico Equestrian Association 
  4. Mail your application and check to the address provided on the form

2024 CEA Membership Application


A copy of our Liability Release Form is below. You do not need to fill it out with your membership application.

Liability Release Form