World famous high goal polo at Wellington's International Polo Club Palm
Beach is a 3.00 pm Sunday afternoon ritual in the Palm Beaches from January
through April. Drawn by the
champagne brunch and prestigious polo tournaments, the Sunday polo crowd
enjoys the options of grandstand viewing or field tailgating parties.
Many spectators dress to the nines and help contribute to the festive
atmosphere of the polo matches.
Wellington's polo matches feature some of the best polo players from all
over the world and are played at a very high level which makes for very
Winter Equestrian Festival 2020
WEF January - March 2020
The premier horse show series in Florida each year, the WEF Show Jumping
events feature top competitors from throughout the world.
You will not want to miss Saturday Night Lights
Featuring CDI 1*- 5* shows with three months of rated dressage shows
January - March of each year, the GDF has grown to be the largest
dressage show circuit in the world and boasting its own stadium with
Musical Freestyle Dressage every Friday night.
Wellington Horse Show Venues
Palm Beach International Equestrian Center (PBIEC)
Featuring 12 competition rings throughout the show complex
designed for show jumping, hunter, dressage, western/trail riding, driving,
A beautifully manicured grass derby field with natural obstacles
covering 60 acres. Shaded stands and easy access to all seating make this
stadium a standout for horse show spectators.
Featuring the popular "Saturday Night Lights" show jumping finals each week
during the Winter Equestrian Festival in Wellington each season.
Global Dressage Festival Grounds
"Friday Night Stars" featuring the finest musical dressage performances.
The musical freestyle, in which horse and rider dance to their own
choreography, draws large crowds on Friday nights throughout the Wellington show
International Polo Club (IPC)
IPC is the largest and most spectator-friendly polo facility in the
United States and features seven tournament polo fields. It is here that
polo lovers gather every Sunday afternoon during the January-April polo
Palm Beach Equine Sports Complex
Located at 13070 Pierson Road
in Wellington, the PBESC offers 330 stalls for horse
show participants and is home to several Gold Coast Dressage Series shows
throughout the year. Featuring a covered arena, two dressage rings, and
two jumping arenas.
Wellington Horse Farms
Wellington has many horse farms in all sizes and shapes. Most boast designer
homes and first class barns for your horses. Bill Gates, Michael Bloomberg,
Lorne Michaels, and Bruce Springsteen
are among the proud owners of horses farms and show horses in Wellington. Their
daughters are accomplished equestrians who enjoy all that Wellington offers in
the way of facilities and world class horse shows.
Wellington Equestrian News
Jan 24, 2020 Friday Night Stars Dressage Wellington, FL Join us for Friday Night Stars at the Adequan® Global Dressage Festival! You don’t want to miss the best night of the week at AGDF 2020.
Friday Night Stars is a Grand Prix Freestyle event that showcases the highest level of Dressage. Watch some of the world’s most renowned equestrian athletes dance with their horses under the lights, grab a bite at one of our many onsite food options, browse the racks of the adorable boutique vendors, and so much more! More info...
Jan 24, 2020 Wellington Saturday Night Lights Wellington, FL Saturday Night Lights is a Grand Prix equestrian event featuring food, fun, live music, and the highest level of competitive show jumping at Palm Beach International Equestrian Center on Saturday evenings during the Winter Equestrian Festival, January through March. Bring the whole family! The gates open at 6:00pm with the showjumping class starting at 7:00pm.
If you’ve never been to a horse show before, we recommend visiting our Horse Show 101 page to learn more about the competition you’ll be watching! More info...
Jan 23, 2020 Hotels Near WEF-Wellington Wellington, FL Located in Wellington, Hampton Inn & Suites Wellington is near the Palm Beach International Equestrian Center with its WEF and GDF horse shows. Additionally, there are two other Hampton Inns close by so finding a suitable room or suite close to Wellington horse shows is easy. More info...
Jan 14, 2020 Florida Horse Show Venues Florida Horse Florida's premier horse shows are held at one of several beautiful equestrian horse show facilities throughout Florida. Perhaps the best known shows are at PBIEC in Wellington, home of the Winter Equestrian Festival, (WEF), The Global Dressage Festival (GDF) and International High Goal Polo. More info...
Jan 12, 2020 WEF Wellington Show Schedule 2020 Wellington Horse Show Here is the twelve-week schedule of Wellington Winter Equestrian Festival horse shows in 2020. More info...