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FLORIDA SHOW SHOW SEASON SEASON GUIDE GUIDE Contents 22 26 28 30 34 38 42 46 52 56 60
Majestic Oaks Eventing Equine Events Polo Ocala Polo Windsor Polo Misty Morning Hounds Shows & Events Venue Descriptions Horse Shows in the Park Venue Web Site Listing Tack Box Business Listing
On the cover... Clockwise from upper le�: Ocala Polo Club at Florida Horse Park 2021; Catherine Haddad Staller at WEC 2021; Gala of the Royal Horses at Grand Oaks Resort, Weirsdale FL 2020; Mary Phelps at Live Oak Interna�onal 2020; Rowan Willis on Cartouch III at Live Oak Interna�onal 2020 All photos by Elite Equestrian magazine Riding a horse is not a gentle hobby, to be picked up and laid down like a game of solitaire. It is a grand passion. Ralph Waldo Emerson
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Majestic Oaks Ocala, is pleased to be able to host 4 Horse Trials with divisions ranging from Starter through Preliminary. Many structural improvements have been part of our con�nuing eﬀort to provide all riders from starter through preliminary a quality and safe experience while at Majes�c Oaks. A ﬁber show jump arena and a ﬁber warm-up area have been added and are a welcome addi�on not only during daily schooling but also during our recognized horse trials and schooling shows. The water feature has been expanded to meet the growing needs of riders in all phases of their development plus new jumps, ditches and mounds have been upgraded and/or improved.
Scheduled Event Dates: USEF/USEA Licensed Horse Trials • November 13-14, 2021 • January 14-16, 2022 • March 25-27, 2022 • May 14-15, 2022 Three Phase Schooling Shows • February 24, 2022 • April 9, 2022 • August 13, 2022 • September 17, 2022 • October 15, 2022 • December 10, 2022
Many structural improvements have been part of our con�nuing eﬀort to provide all riders from starter through preliminary a quality and safe experience while at Majes�c Oaks. A ﬁber show jump arena and a ﬁber warm-up area have been added and are a welcome addi�on not only during daily schooling but also during our recognized horse trials and schooling shows. The water feature has been expanded to meet the growing needs of riders in all phases of their development plus new jumps, ditches and mounds have been upgraded and/or improved. Majes�c Oaks has been selected by a number of trainers/organiza�ons as a place where they can schedule clinics. Tik and Sinead Maynard, Lindsay Barrick and the Florida Horse Trials Associa�on have welcomed riders of all levels for opportuni�es to increase their skill levels over the past few years. We certainly look forward to con�nuing to provide our venue as a schooling/learning place.
We were honored to receive the Marion County Farm of Dis�nc�on Award due to the partnerships established with local businesses to enhance the quality of our soil and foo�ng for our riders. Lance Livingston, Livingston Spreader Service, soil tes�ng and management along with Carl DiPiazza, AgSolv Inc. (Be�er Farming Through Proven Bio-Solu�ons). Majes�c Oaks Ocala is located at 17500 N US HWY 441 Reddick, Florida. We are open to the public for schooling on a daily basis unless there is a schedule Three Phase Schooling Show or a Horse Trial. All events are listed on our FaceBook page and our website:
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The Villages Polo Club Games are played March through May. Please visit our web site to conﬁrm schedule. Located one hour north of Orlando and thirty minutes south of Ocala. Tickets are required. For information and ticket purchase, please contact: The Villages Entertainment Ofﬁce 1070 Canal Street, The Villages, FL 32162 Monday – Friday, 9am – 5pm Administrative Ofﬁce: (352) 750-5411 Box Ofﬁce: (352) 753-3229
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SUNDAY POLO SCHEDULE January 2- Iglehart Cup Final 18 goal January 9- Joe Barry Cup Memorial 18 goal January 16- Joe Barry Cup Memorial Final 18 goal January 23- Ylvisaker Cup 18 goal January 30- Ylvisaker Cup 18 goal February 6- Ylvisaker Cup Final 18 goal February 13- C.V. Whitney Cup 22 goal February 20- C.V. Whitney Cup 22 goal February 2-7- C.V. Whitney Cup Final 22 goal March 6- USPA Gold Cup® 22 goal March 8- USPA Gold Cup® 22 goal March 19*- U.S. Open Women’s Polo Championship® Final 22 goal March 20- USPA Gold Cup® 22 goal March 27- USPA Gold Cup® Final 22 goal April 3- U.S. Open Polo Championship® 22 goal April 10- U.S. Open Polo Championship® 22 goal April 17- U.S. Open Polo Championship® 22 goal April 24- U.S. Open Polo Championship® Final 22 goal 28
TOURNAMENT SCHEDULE January 2 • 16-18 GOAL IGLEHART CUP January 2-16 • JOE BARRY CUP MEMORIAL January 15 - February 6 • YLVISAKER CUP March 7 – 19 • U.S. OPEN WOMEN’S POLO CHAMPIONSHIP® 18-22 GOAL G A U N T L E T O F P O LO ® February 6 – 27 • C.V. WHITNEY CUP March 1 - 27 • USPA Gold Cup March 29 - April 24 • U.S. Open Polo Championship International Polo Club Palm Beach 3667 120th Ave S., Wellington, FL 33414 Front Desk: (561) 204-5687 For ticket information visit InternationalPoloClub.com
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WINDSOR ANNOUNCES PNC BANK AS PRESENTING SPONSOR OF ITS 2022 CHARITY POLO CUP The Ocean Research & Conservation Association and Environmental Learning Center also named the two benefitting charities of the biennial event
Charitable Foundation board is pleased to announce the return of PNC Bank as the presen�ng sponsor for the 2022 Windsor Charity Polo Cup. Addi�onally, the Ocean Research & Conserva�on Associa�on (ORCA) and the Environmental Learning Center (ELC) have been selected as the event’s two beneﬁ�ng chari�es. Net proceeds for the biennial polo event, taking place Feb. 19, 2022, over President’s Day weekend, will be donated equally to both chari�es in support of their respec�ve causes. “Suppor�ng the preserva�on eﬀorts by ORCA, the na�on’s ﬁrst technology-based marine conserva�on organiza�on, and ELC’s mission to educate, inspire and empower people to be ac�ve stewards of the environment, aligns closely with PNC’s na�onal environmental and sustainability more eﬀorts,” said Cressman Bronson, PNC regional president of Southeast Florida. “We are proud of our con�nual involvement with Windsor Charity Polo Cup and its eﬀorts to raise funds for such meaningful chari�es.”
“All of us at the Environmental Learning Center are thrilled to have been chosen as a co-beneﬁciary of the Windsor Polo event this February,” added Barbara Schli� Ford, the organiza�on’s execu�ve director. “Windsor is a premier, interna�onally known residen�al enclave and we are so proud to be working with these special The 2020 Charity Polo Cup raised $333,000 for the Boys & Girls Clubs of Indian River County, the Literacy Services of In- neighbors. They embrace their role as stewards of this unique ecodian River County, and the Humane Society of Vero Beach & system. We look forward to an impac�ul and long-las�ng partnership with this local treasure.” Indian River County local community chari�es - the highest amount of charitable dollars in the event’s history. Sponsorships are available for purchase now. For the latest informa�on on the 2022 Windsor Charity Polo Cup, visit “The Founda�on’s goal for the biennial polo event is to www.windsorcharitypolocup.com. give back to our local community. For the 2022 event, we selected two environmentally focused organiza�ons to �������������������������������������������������������� support, which are doing excep�onal work in the areas of ������������������������������������������������������������������������� protec�ng cri�cal habitats, research and educa�on,” said ����������������������������������������������������������������������� Betsy Hanley, president of Windsor and vice chair of the ������������������������������������������������������������������������������� Founda�on board. ������������������������������������������������������������������������������� Both chari�es selected this year have several Windsor Members as supporters and donors. Event beneﬁciaries play an ac�ve role in the success of the event and serve on the event planning commi�ee. “ORCA is incredibly grateful to be named a beneﬁciary of the 2022 Windsor Charity Polo Cup. This support comes at a cri�cal �me for our organiza�on and for the Indian River Lagoon,” said Dr. Edie Widder, ORCA president, CEO and senior scien�st.
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Misty Morning Hounds begins their 27th Hunt Season. Founded in 1995, they became Registered with the MFHA in 1997, and then Recognized in 1999. This season, all Saturday meets will be formal, except as posted here or added on the Hot-line. Please wear white shirts, stock �e, tan breeches, black jacket, black helmet & boots. Informal is the same, except white polo or other appropriate shirt & hacking jacket. Anyone that has worn scarlet in the past, or led a Field in the past, please wear your scarlet at the meets, or a red shirt to the meets on informal days. As always, please, no square saddle pads.
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2021-2022 SEASON Sat. Dec. 11, 2021 Christmas Hunt Formal TPP 8:30 Wed. Dec. 15, 2021 Hunt Informal TPP 8:00 F-Su Dec. 17-19, 2021 Bird Dog Field Trials NFGSPC* Wed. Dec. 22, 2021 Hunt - Informal TPP 9:00 Sun. Dec. 26, 2021 Trail Ride AdZ 8:00 Wed. Dec. 29, 2021 Hunt Inormal TPP 8:00 Sun. Jan 2, 2022 Hunter Pace 9:00 Sat. Jan. 8, 2022 Hunt Formal AdZ 9:00 Wed. Jan. 12, 2022 Hunt Informal TPP 8:00 F-Sun—Jan 14-16 Bird Dog Field Trials-MFBC* Wed. Jan. 19, 2022 Hunt Informal TPP 8:00 Sat. Jan. 22, 2022 Hunt Formal TPP 9:00 Sat. Feb. 5, 2022 Hunt - Formal TPP 9:00 Sun. Feb 6, 2022 Hunter Pace 9:00 Wed. Feb. 9, 2022 Hunt - Informal TPP 9:00 Wed. Feb. 16, 2022 Hunt - Informal AdZ 9:00 Wed. Feb. 23, 2022 Hunt - Informal TPP 9:00 Sat. Feb. 26, 2022 Hunt - Formal TPP 9:00 Sun. Feb 27, 2022 Hunter Pace 9:00 Sat. March 5, 2022 Hunt - Formal TPP 8:00 Sat. March 12, 2022Closing Meet Formal & Party TPP Sun. March 27, 2022 Hunter Pace 9:00 See our Spring edition of Florida Show Season Guide for events scheduled through July. 40
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SHOWS & EVENTS
Bob Thomas Equestrian Center Horse Show Ofﬁce 813-627-4217. FL State Fair Authority, Bob Thomas Equestrian Center 4800 U.S. Highway 301 North, Tampa, FL 33610 www.ﬂoridastatefair.com/p/equestrian-center December 27 - 31, 2021: FL Gold Coast Quarter Horse Show January 29 & 30, 2022: Pinellas County Hunter Asso Horse Show Canterbury Showplace Alachua County Agricultural and Equestrian Center 23100 W Newberry Rd, Newberry, FL 32669 352-472-6758 ACEA@alachuacounty.us DATES NOT AVAILABLE AT TIME OF PRESS PLEASE CHECK WEBSITE www.VisitGainesville.com Fox Lea Farms 941-809-6361 800 North Auburn Rd., Venice, FL 34292 www.FoxLeaFarm.com January 7-13, 2022: Fox Lea Farm Winter Quarter Horse & Fun In The Sun Circuit January 19 - 23, 2022: Venice Equestrian Tour 1 $25,000 Grand Prix January 26 - 30, 2022: Venice Equestrian Tour 2 $25,000 Grand Prix February 2 - 6, 2022: Venice Equestrian Tour 3 $25,000 Grand Prix February 9 - 13, 2022: Venice Equestrian Tour4 $25,000 Grand Prix February 16 - 20, 2022: Venice Equestrian Tour 5 $25,000 Grand Prix February 23 - 27 , 2022: Venice Equestrian Tour 6 $25,000 Grand Prix March 2 - 6, 2022: Venice Equestrian Tour 7 $25,000 Grand Prix March 9 - 13, 2022: Venice Equestrian Tour 8 $25,000 Grand Prix March 16 - 20, 2022: Venice Equestrian Tour March 17 - 23, 2022: Fox Lea Quarter Horse Love Circuit March 18 - 20, 2022: FL Super Appaloosa 1 March 25 - 27, 2022: FL Super Appaloosa 2 April 9 & 10, 2022: Florida Dressage Concours I & II April 23 & 24, 2022: April Open Horse Show Series April 28 - May 1, 2022: Spring Concours 1 USEF H/J $25,000 Grand Prix Florida Horse Park 352-307-6699 11851 SW 16th Ave.,Ocala, FL 34476 www.ﬂhorsepark.com December 4, 2021: Marion County Saddle Club December 4 & 5, 2021: FL Quarter Horse Asso ﬂoridacuttinghorseassociation.com December 18 & 19, 2021: POP Schooling Show December 18 & 19, 2021: Pony Club Rally December 28 - 31, 2021: FL Cutting Horse Asso January 1-2, 2022: FL Cutting Horse Asso
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Florida Horse Park, continued. January 5 - 9, 2022: AIR Show Jumping www.airshowjumping.com January 12 - 16, 2022: AIR Show Jumping www.airshowjumping.com January 20 & 23, 2022: Ruth Holmes Clinic January 22 & 23: Pony Club Dressage January 22 & 23: FHP Western Dressage February 3 - 6, 2022: Southeastern Distance Riding Asso February 4 - 6, 2022: Grandview Invitational Draft Horse Show February 10 - 13, 2022: FHP Ocala Winter 1 Horse Trials February 11 -13, 2022: MADTA AKC Agility Trials madta.org February 17-20, 2022: FL Cutting Horse Asso February 18 - 20, 2022: ADS Spring Fling Combined Driving Event February 26-27, 2022: Southern Obstacle Challenge February 26-27, 2022: Sunshine State Open Pleasure February 26, 2022: FHP Western Dressage February 27, 2022: STRIDE Schooling Show March 12 & 13, 2022: Ocala Arabian Horse Asso. www.OAHA.org March 17 - 20, 2020: FHP Ocala Winter 2 Horse Trials March 26 & 27, 2022: Color Horse Show March 26 & 27, 2022: Pony Club Rally March 30 - April 3, 2022: Ocala Spring Premier 1 H/J Grand Oaks Resort 352-750-5500 3000 Marion County Road, Weirsdale, Florida 32195 www.thegrandoaks.com January 10 - 13, 2022 USEF Developing Drivers Clinic January 15 & 16, 2022 Dressage Under the Oaks I January 22 & 23, 2022 Grand Oaks Horse Trials January 27 - 30, 2022 Grand Oaks Combined Driving Event USEF & FEI, Training thru Advanced February 4 -6, 2022 Grand Oaks Classic Driving Event February 7 -10, 2022 USEF Developing Drivers Clinic February 26 & 27, 2022 Hunt Country Horse Show H/J March 14 - 17, 2022 USEF Developing Drivers Clinic www.EliteEquestrianMagazine.com
SHOWS & EVENTS
Horse Shows In The Park 321-693-5551 www.HorseShowsInThePark.com January 15-16 – HSITP Newberry at ACEA/Canterbury February 26,27 – Grand Oaks HSITP/Hunt Country March 19-20 – HSITP Newberry at ACEA/Canterbury April 9-10 – Grand Oaks HSITP/Hunt Country See Spring issue of Florida Show Season Guide for spring, summer and fall dates.
Orlando Dressage orlandodressage.com EVENTS HELD AT MULTIPLE VENUES, SEE WEBSITE FOR DETAILS January 15-16, 2022 Dressage Under the Oaks I Grand Oaks January 29-30, 2022 Snowbird’s Paradise Show Clarcona February 12-13, 2022 The Sweetheart Cup Clarcona March 26, 2022 Heidelburg Cup I Clarcona March 27, 2022 Heidelburg Cup II Clarcona See Spring issue of Florida Show Season Guide for spring, summer and fall dates.
HITS Post Time Farm, Ocala, FL 352-620-2275 (During shows) HITS Post Time Farm 13710 US Highway 27 Ocala, FL 34482 HITS Shows.com December 1-5, 2021: Ocala Holiday Premiere - National / 4* December 15-19, 2021: Ocala Holiday Classic - National / 4* January 18-23, 2022: Ocala January Classic I - National / 5* Jan. 25-30, 2022: Ocala January Festival II-National / 5* /FEI CSI2* February 1-6, 2022: Ocala Premier III - National / 5* / FEI CSI2* February 8-13, 2022: Ocala Winter Classic IV-Premier/6* /FEI CSI2* Feb. 15-20, 2022: Ocala Winter Festival V-Premier/6*/FEI CSI2* February 22-27, 2022: Ocala Masters VI - Premier / 6* / FEI CSI2* March 1-6, 2022: Ocala Tournament VII - Premier / 6* / FEI CSI2* March 8-13, 2022: Ocala Winter Finals VIII-Premier/6*/FEI CSI2* March 15-20, 2022: Ocala Winter Celebration IX-Premier/ 6* / FEI CSI2* March 22-27, 2022: Ocala Championship X - Premier / 6*
Southeast Horse Shows southeasthorseshows.com February 5-6, 2022: Jubilee Dressage, Canterbury February 19-20, 2022: Twice as Nice Dressage 2, Canterbury March 19-20, 2022: Dressage on the First Coast Spring, Jacksonville April 2-3, 2022: Spring Kick Off Dressage, Canterbury April 23-24, 2022: Spring Fever Dressage,USEF/NAYC Qualiﬁer Canterbury See Spring issue of Florida Show Season Guide for spring, summer and fall dates.
Liveoak International Combined Driving • Show Jumping March 3-6, 2022 LIVEOAKINTERNATIONAL.COM Majestic Oaks Ocala 559-917-3046 17500 North US Highway 441, Reddick FL 32686 info@MajesticOaksOcala.com MajesticOaksOcala.com 3 PHASE SCHOOLING SHOWS: Three Phase Schooling shows are scheduled to provide riders of all ability levels the opportunity to practice each element contained within a recognized event. The dates of those Schooling Shows are as follows: USEF/USEA Licensed Horse Trials January 14-16, 2022 March 25-27, 2022 Three Phase Schooling Shows February 24, 2022 April 9, 2022 See Spring issue of Florida Show Season Guide for spring, summer and fall dates. 44
World Equestrian Center 352-414-7900 1390 NW 80th Avenue, Ocala, FL 34482 www.worldequestriancenter.com December 1 - 5 , 2021: WEC Fall Show 3 December 8 - 12, 2021: WEC Fall Show 4 December 9 - 12, 2021: WEC Dressage Show V January 5 - 9, 2022: WEC Ocala Winter Spectacular Week 1 January 12 - 16, 2022: WEC Ocala Winter Spectacular Week 2 January 19 - 23, 2022: WEC Ocala Winter Spectacular Week 3 January 26 - 30, 2022: WEC Ocala Winter Spectacular Week 4 February 2 - 6, 2022: WEC Ocala Winter Spectacular Week 5 February 9 - 13, 2022: WEC Ocala Winter Spectacular Week 6 February 11 & 12, 2022: Grandview World Nights February 16 - 20, 2022: WEC Ocala Winter Spectacular Week 7 February 23 - 27, 2022: WEC Ocala Winter Spectacular Week 8 March 2 - 6, 2022: WEC Ocala Winter Spectacular Week 9 March 9 - 13, 2022: WEC Ocala Winter Spectacular Week 10 March 16 - 20, 2022: WEC Ocala Winter Spectacular Week 11 March 23 - 27, 2022: WEC Ocala Winter Spectacular Week 12 April 14 - 16, 2022: National Colligate Equestrian Asso National Championships See Spring issue of Florida Show Season Guide for spring, summer and fall dates.
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ADEQUAN® Global Dressage Festival gdf.coth.com Kid friendly, all events rain or shine. On-site food vendors. FEATURES: • Outdoor main arena with permanent seats, inc VIP • Multiple other outdoor rings • Permanent Barn with stalls • Vendor Village • On-site Food Vendors Major Events: Friday Night Stars Grand Prix Freestyle Location/Contact Info: 561-793-5867 13500 South Shore Blvd. Wellington, FL 33414 Bob Brandon Equestrian Center www.floridastatefair.com/p/equestrian-center The Equestrian Center is located on the Florida State Fairgrounds in Tampa, Florida FEATURES: • Indoor pavilion is 11,000 sq feet, climate controlled • 5 Barns house 471 permanent stalls • On-site camping hook-ups Major Events: Florida State Fair Location/Contact Info: Horse Show Office 813-627-4217. FL State Fair Authority, Bob Thomas Equestrian Center 4800 U.S. Highway 301 North, Tampa, Florida 33610 Brevard Equestrian Center www.brevardec.com Center is approximately 36 acres adjacent to the Indian River, offers full boarding, training, paddock & pasture turnouts and lessons. FEATURES: • 36-acre facility • 53 stalls • 100 by 200’ outdoor lighted Jump Arena, sand footing • Regulation sized covered dressage arena, sand & rubber footing. Location/Contact Info: 321-320-6323 4850 Old Dixie Highway, Grant, FL 32949 Canterbury Show Place www.canterburyshowplace.com Alachua County Agricultural and Equestrian Center FEATURES: • Club house and show room • 250’ x 150’ indoor arena • 5 barns with stalls • Outdoor warm up rings • RV camping sites and large event fields. Location/Contact Info: 352-472-6758 23100 W Newberry Rd, Newberry, FL 32669 ACEA@alachuacounty.us 46
Florida Horse Park www.flhorsepark.com Kid Friendly, numerous events including non-horse events (re-actments, sports, trade shows) and clinics. FEATURES: • 350 acres of manicured grass fields • 320 permanent stalls • Covered Arena (212′ x 375′) with clay/sand footing • Two Grass Arenas: (300′ x 500′) and (250′ x 350′) • 5 – 20 meter X 60 meter FEI regulation dressage arenas • Two complete FEI approved show jump sets including warm up fences • 100 cross-country jumps, Entry- Intermediate levels Major Events: Ocala Eventing Series Grandview Invitational Draft Horse Driving Location/Contact Info: 11851 SW 16th Ave.,Ocala, FL 34476 352-307-6699 Fox Lea Farms www.FoxLeaFarm.com Recognized H/J, Dressage and Breed Shows FEATURES: • Indoor Arena • Grand Prix Grass Ring • Multiple Outdoor Rings • Paddocks • Permanent and Temporary Stalls Major Events: Venice Equestrian Tour Multiple $25,000 Grand Prix Events Location/Contact Info: 941-809-6361 800 North Auburn Rd., Venice, FL 34292 Grand Oaks Resort, Wiersdale, FL www.thegrandoaks.com Equestrian resort on 340+ acres FEATURES: • Indoor Arena, out door arenas & warm-up rings • Permanent & temporart barns with stalls • RV Hook Ups & Cottages • Bistro/restaurant, • Wedding Chapel & Facilites/Corporate & Banquets • Golf/Pickleball/Polo • Salon & Spa • Riding & Driving Lessons Location/Contact Info: 352-750-5500 Ext. 0 • MAIN ENTRANCE (AUTOS ONLY) The Grand Oaks Resort 3000 Marion County Road, Weirsdale, FL 32195 • Competitors (Horse Trailers) use: 3121 Griffin Avenue, Lady Lake, FL 32159 352-750-5500 Ext. 237 or Ext. 229
HITS Post Time Farm, Ocala, FL HITS Shows.com 10 Weeks of USEF-Rated Show Jumping Competition, featuring National and Premier-Rated Hunters, 5* and 6* Jumpers, FEI CSI2* competition, two USHJA International Hunter Derbies and qualifiers for the HITS Championship. FEATURES: • 500 lush acres • Grand Prix Stadium and multiple outdoor rings • Over 120 permanent turn-out paddocks • 30 permanent barns • Permanent food service • RV sites with full hook-ups • On-site housing rentals Major Events: $500,000 Great American Grand Prix Weekly National Grand Prix on Sundays Location/Contact Info: 352-620-2275 (During shows) HITS Post Time Farm 13710 US Highway 27 Ocala, FL 34482 Jacksonville Equestrian Center www.jaxequestriancenter.com. An 80-acre facility, part of a 2,000-acre recreational park FEATURES: • 123,000 square foot multi-purpose coliseum • 150’ x 300’ indoor arena with 3,500 permanent seats • Outdoor show rings, a turf derby field • 4 Barns housing over 400 permanent stalls • RV hookups Location/Contact Info: 904-255-4254 13611 Normandy Blvd, Jacksonville, FL 32221 Jim Brandon Equestrian Center www.pbcgov.com/parks/equestrian 111-acre world class equestrian showplace FEATURES: • Covered Arena & multiple outdoor arenas • 2 Permanent Barns housing 128 stalls • Riding Trials Location/Contact Info: 561-966-7090 Okeeheelee Park 7500 Forest Hill Blvd.,West Palm Beach, FL 33413 Majestic Oaks Ocala MajesticOaksOcala.com info@MajesticOaksOcala.com FEATURES: Cross Country Course, dressage, fiber based jumping arena Location/Contact Info: 559-917-3046 17500 North US Highway 441, Reddick FL 32686
Palm Beach International Equestrian Center Winter Equestrian Festival pbiec.coth.com FEATURES: • Grand Prix Arena with permanent seationg & VIP area • Hunter ring and other outdoor rings • Multiple on-site restaurants/food vendors • Vendor Village Major Events: Winter Equestrian Festival Location/Contact Info: 561-793-5867 Horse Show Office:561-784-1115 3400 Equestrian Club Drive, Wellington, FL 33414 E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org St. Lucie County Fairgrounds www.stlucieco.gov/departments Multi-purpose facility that hosts trade shows, concerts, festivals, boat and car shows, ethnic festivals, 10 Day County Fair, Farm/Livestock Shows, Private events Open Ride Program- 1st & 3rd Wed. every Month, 6-9PM Location/Contact Info: 772-462-2581 Office:772-462-6413 or 772-462-5214 E-mail: email@example.com 15601 West Midway Road Fort Pierce, Fl Southeast Livestock Pavillion www.marioncountyfl.org Multiple horse shows and non-horse events FEATURES: • Covered Arena with 4200 permanent seats • 226 Permanent Stalls Location/Contact Info: 352-840-5606 2232 NE Jacksonville Rd, Ocala, FL 34470 Silver Sands Bridle Club, Inc www.silversandsbridleclub.org FEATURES: • 250’ by 120’ covered arena • Two outdoor riding arenas • 100 stalls • Round pen • Ample parking • 26 electrical hookups Location/Contact Info: 625 Tomoka Farms Road ( C.R # 415 ) New Smyrna Beach, FL 32168
VENUE Descriptions Rocking Horse Stables, Altoona, FL www.rockinghorseeventing.com Stable and venue specializing in eventing. Hosts schooling and rated shows. Hosts 5 USEA recognized horse trials during the fall and winter months. FEATURES: • Self-care board Jan thru April, weekly or monthly • 104 Permanent Stalls • 36 Paddocks • 29 RV Hookups • Bathrooms, showers and WiFi are also available. Location/Contact Info: firstname.lastname@example.org Physical: 44200 S.R. 19 N Altoona, FL 32702 Mailing: P.O. Box 416 Altoona, FL 32702 352-669-9982 The Ridge, Wellington, FL www.RidgeShowJumping.com A short hack from WEF, with stalls available Offers Hunter Derbies, Equitation Classes, Jumping FEATURES: • 2 large sand rings • Large round pen • Grass grand prix field • Multiple grass paddocks • Permanent and tent stalls Location/Contact Info: email@example.com 14415 Palm Beach Pt. Blvd Wellington, FL 33414 Barn & Show Phone (561) 791-1471 (December-April)
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World Equestrian Center South www.WorldEquestrianCenter.com Currently 378 acre complex within 4000 acres. Visit web site for updated schedule of events FEATURES: • Multiple Climate Controlled Indoor Rings • Multiple Climate Controlled Barns with permanent stalls • Luxury 5 Star Hotel and retail space • On-Site Chapel • Multiple Restaurants • RV Parking/Hook-ups • Riding Trails Location/Contact Info: World Equestrian Center – Ocala 1390 NW 80th Avenue, Ocala, FL 34482 352-402-4368
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Horse Shows in the
Horse Shows in the Park, LLC is one of Florida’s largest and quality driven Local Hunter/Jumper horse show organiza�ons. With the addi�on in 2022 of their new show venue just west of Gainesville, HSITP is well posi�oned to maintain their leadership posi�on within Florida as the provider of large customer focused, fun and compe��ve, value conscious equestrian events… Star�ng in January of 2022, the Grand Oaks based show schedule that boasts wonderful Year End Awards now includes 4 addi�onal shows at the new refurbished and reopened Alachua County Equestrian Center (formerly Canterbury) just west of Gainesville in Newberry FL. Facility improvements include all new bathrooms, 52 RV sites, 200 newly concreted and rubber ma�ed stalls, covered wash racks, and a huge new outside arena with “Fleet Foo�ng” Fiber Foo�ng and LED Ligh�ng. The Covered Arena has new stadium sea�ng and LED ligh�ng and the Clubhouse/show oﬃce has undergone renova�on as well. All arenas are within walking distance of the barns and each other so a golf cart is not required.
HSITP u�lizes primarily USEF rated licensed judges, and provides safe, compe��ve courses in 4-5 arenas each show. From crossrails to 3’6” jumpers and above, the rings are usually packed, happy families are buzzing about and riders are thrilled with the quality and variety of ribbons and awards each show. The Grand Oaks loca�on in The Villages just south of Ocala hosts HSITP’s “Signature” premier shows and boasts on site accommoda�ons at a highly rated 300 acre Resort with a full service restaurant with evening entertainment and bar as well as morning ringside beverage service. Courses at both loca�ons are designed for the development of horse and rider, yet oﬀer challenge for those desiring to keep their skills sharp. Fences are beau�ful with signiﬁcant ﬁller and no expense spared to create lovely visuals for sales and family photos. Take a look at the many divisions oﬀered at each show and year end award opportuni�es. The 2022 show schedule is posted on the website at horseshowsinthepark. com on the calendar page. Come Join the Fun with HSITP in 2022!!! See page 44 for our winter into spring events! horseshowsinthepark.com
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Horse Parks, Venues and Organizations Adequan® Global Dressage Festival gdf.coth.com
Ocala Breeders Sales, Ocala, FL www.obssales.com
Brevard Equestrian Center www.brevardec.com
Palm Beach Polo Club, Wellington, FL www.internationalpoloclub.com
Bob Thomas Equestrian Center, Tampa FL www.ﬂoridastatefair.com/p/equestrian-center
Rocking Horse Stables, Altoona, FL www.rockinghorseeventing.com
Canterbury Show Place, Newberry, FL www.canterburyshowplace.com
Silver Sands Bridle Club, Inc www.silversandsbridleclub.org
Central Florida Dressage www.centralﬂoridadressage.com centralﬂoridadressage@gmail.com
Southeast Livestock Pavillion, Ocala, FL www.marioncountyﬂ.org
Florida Horse Park, Ocala, FL www.ﬂhorsepark.com
Spring Garden Ranch https://springgardenranch.com 386-985-5654
Florida Western Dressage Asso. www.wdaﬂ.org
St. Lucie County Fairgrounds www.stlucieco.gov/departments
Fox Lea Farms www.FoxLeaFarm.com
STRIDE Dressage www.STRIDEdressage.org
Grand Oaks Resort, Wiersdale, FL www.thegrandoaks.com
Stirrups ‘n Strides Therapeutic Riding www.stirrupsnstrides.com
HITS Post Time Farm, Ocala, FL HITSshows.com
The Ridge, Wellington, FL www.RidgeShowJumping.com
Jacksonville Equestrian Center www.jaxequestriancenter.com
Venice Equestrian Tour Fox Lea Farms, Venice, FL www.FoxLeaFarm.com 941-809-6361 / 6365
Jim Brandon Equestrian Center, West Palm Beach, FL www.pbcgov.com/parks/equestrian
Winter Equestrian Festival, Wellington, FL: pbiec.coth.com
Longwood Farm, Ocala, FL www.longwoodfarmsouth.com
World Equestrian Center, Ocala, FL www.worldequestriancenter.com www.WEC.net
Majestic Oaks Ocala MajesticOaksOcala.com info@MajesticOaksOcala.com
Please visit the above web sites for more information on these venues and organizations, and to check their current event schedules.
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