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,
The Global Dressage Festival (GDF) and
International High Goal Polo.
HITS Post Time Farm in Ocala host
the HITS Ocala Winter Horse Circuit that
features large prize money for top level
Premiering in January 2021 is the fantastic
World Equestrian Center Ocala, featuring
climate control show arenas and a new hotel
overlooking the main show venue.
Other well known facilities for rated
horse shows include Fox Lea Farm in Venice,
FL, Canterbury Showplace near Gainesville, and the eventing favorite, Rocking Horse
Stables in Altoona, FL.
Canter Down Farms 2669 Turnbull Bay Road, New Smyrna Beach, FL 32168 386-410-0275 Karen Knies has been riding horses for over 40 years. She started her junior year in Palm Beach as a working student, and trained at a multitude of places from show barns to race tracks. Karen didn't limit herself to just the hunter equitation discipline either. Over the years she also trained in western disciplines, 4-H, and Pony Club events. In 1995, she established Canter Down Farms (CDF) which is now one of Volusia County's top show barns. Her passion is instilling the education and love of riding into every CDF rider so they can confidently enjoy the equestrian sport to its fullest.
Canterbury Equestrian Showplace 23100 Northwest Newberry Road Newberry, FL 32669 (352) 472-6758 Canterbury Equestrian Showplace is a 60 acre facility including covered arena Seating for 2000, Clubhouse, 3 Outdoor Rings, 5 Show barns holding 200 12' X 12' stalls, Some Cross Country. See website for show schedule.
Canterbury Hotels Newberry, FL Hotels near Canterbury Showplace.
Central Florida Fair Grounds 4603 West Colonial Drive Orlando, FL 32808 407-295-3247 The Central Florida Fair has also become home to some of the most exciting Equestrian Events in Central Florida which include The Central Florida Fair Horse Show Classic, Invitational Barrel Race, Youth Bull Riding, Taylor’s & Company Cowboy Mounted Shooting Competition, the Central Florida Fair Cattlemen’s Invitational Ranch Rodeo and the Central Florida Fair Youth Ranch Rodeo.
Clarcona Horse Park 3535 Damon RD Apopka, FL (407) 886-6255 An outstanding public equestrian park offering show rings with bleacher seating, judging towers and horse stalls. Offering dressage show rings. Links to 22-mile West Orange Trail with equestrian path.
Clay County Fair Grounds, Green Cove Springs, FL 2497 State Road 16 West Green Cove Springs, FL 32043 904-269-6378 The Clay County Fairgrounds host numerous events and activities throughout the year. The calendar of events includes Dressage Horse Shows, Hunter Jumper Events, AQHA Shows, Circus, 4H Activities, Horse Clinics, Team Roping Competitions, Auctions, and the Scottish-Highland Games.
Deeridge Farms 3210 120th Ave S Wellington, FL 3341 (561) 793-3386 Featuring two masterfully-designed rings, the showgrounds at Deeridge Farms ensure that competitors and their horses are the center of the action at the Palm Beach Masters Series. The pristine grounds offer an unrivaled backdrop to highlight the natural beauty and raw power of elite equestrian competition.
Escambia County Equestrian Center, Pensacola, FL 7750 Mobile Highway Pensacola, FL 32514 (850) 941-6042 The Escambia County Equestrian Center is a 178-acre equine park located at 7750 Mobile Highway in Pensacola. Designed as a multi-function event facility, the Center is host to numerous horse shows and rodeos. The Center supports both English and Western style equine events. With the centers’ enhancements, numerous equestrian shows, rodeos, sales and exhibitions may be held.
Florida Horse Park 11008 South Highway 475 Ocala, FL 34480 352-307-6699 Florida Horse Park holds various equestrian events throughout the year. Ideally situated on 500 acres in the heart of Central Florida, this year-round, world class facility is fast becoming the centerpiece of Florida’s equestrian lifestyle community.Check the website for current events.
Florida Rodeos Florida rodeos and rodeo venues throughout the state.
Florida State Fairgrounds Tampa, FL Bob Thomas Equestrian Center hosts Florida's 4-H State Championships and numerous other horse shows and equestrian events throughout the year.
Fox Lea Farm, Venice, FL 800 North Auburn Rd. Venice, FL 34292 941-480-1100 Fox Lea Farm, established in 1983, is a horse show facility located in Venice, FL. We are one of the few privately owned facilities in the state of Florida. Fox Lea Farm is the home to many different types of horse shows. We also offer self-care boarding.
Grand Oaks Resort 3000 Marion County Road Weirsdale, FL 32195 352.750.5500 Grand Oaks is perfectly located in central Florida for a “stay-cation”, an Olympic level horse show, a corporate retreat or a family gathering. The Grand Oaks is a boutique resort destination for vacations, corporate planning, active sports training and competitions or family gatherings.
HITS Post Time Farm 13710 NW HWY 27 Ocala, FL 34482 352.620.2275 HITS Post Time Farm features gated entrances, miles of four-board fencing, 24 permanent barns that house 560 stalls, paddocks, bridle paths, and additional buildings for the horse show office and restaurant. Offering seasonal stalls for horse show dates
International Polo Club Palm Beach 3667 120th Avenue South Wellington, FL 33414 561-204-5687 The International Polo Club Palm Beach is the premier polo destination in the world, hosting the largest field of high-goal teams and the most prestigious polo tournaments in the United States.
Jacksonville Equestrian Center 13611 Normandy Blvd, Jacksonville, FL 32221 Jacksonville, FL horse show venue. Eighty acres of horse paradise in Jacksonville, Florida—complete with a giant indoor arena, outdoor show rings, and over 400 stalls.
Jim Brandon Equestrian Center 7500 Forest Hill Boulevard West Palm Beach, FL 33413 (561) 966-7090 West Palm Beach, FL horse show venue. The 111-acre Jim Brandon Equestrian Center includes a covered, lighted show arena, two lighted show rings and three lighted training rings. Two barns on site can accommodate up to 128 horses. JBEC is a favorite for barrel racing and local horse shows.
Jupiter Farms Park Equestrian Center 16655 Jupiter Farms Road Jupiter , FL 33478 Horse shows are held here on a regular basis.
Lake Helen Equestrian & Environmental Park West Volusia County Horse Show Venue 321 Pleasant Street Lake Helen, FL 32744 386-228-2121 Horse show venue in Florida. The Lake Helen Equestrian and Environmental Park, featuring the main arena, 18-stall barn with covered assembly area, 2-story judging booth, warm-up arena, and round pen. The environmental education center, nature trail, exercise path, multi-purpose trail.
Home of the West Volusia Saddle Club.
Majestic Oaks Ocala 17500 North US Hwy 441 Reddick, FL (352) 840-3170 Majestic Oaks Ocala where schooling and sanctioned events have been hosted at the facility and we fully intend to continue to focus our attention on providing a quality venue that is well-maintained and accessible 7 days a week.
100 acres of improved grass fields with different elevation for hill work
16 cross country starter/tadpole jumps
Cross country jumps from novice to advanced level - also including water feature, ditches, and skinnies.
Osceola Heritage Park / Silver Spurs Arena 1875 Silver Spur Lane Kissimmee, , FL 34744 321.697.3333 Kissimmee, FL horse show venue and home of the famous Silver Spurs Rodeo.
Palm Beach International Equestrian Center (PBIEC) 14440 Pierson Rd Wellington, FL 33414 The Palm Beach International Equestrian Center (PBIEC), home of the Winter Equestrian Festival WEF and the Global Dressage Festival GDF, is a world class show jumping and dressage venue owned and operated by Equestrian Sport Productions, LLC. The Showgrounds and The Stadium, covering more than 150 acres, are the centerpieces of Equestrian Sport Productions' facilities offering equestrian competition and entertainment.
Rocking Horse Stables 44200 S.R. 19 N. Altoona, FL 32702 352-669-9982 Central Florida horse boarding in Altoona, Florida. Rocking Horse Stables hosts some of the Southeast’s most popular horse shows, offering USEF/USEA recognized horse trails and USEF/USDF recognized dressage shows. We also offer our more casual monthly schooling shows and our famous winter derbies. Other organizations can take advantage of our facility as well. We are the site for various pony club functions, the Special Olympics, the Altoona Trail Riders yearly Obstacle Challenge, and the USEA Adult Rider Winter Eventing clinic.
Silver Sands Saddle Club 625 Tomoka Farms Road (C.R #415) New Smyrna Beach, FL 32168 New Smyrna Beach, Florida horse show venue. Silver Sands Bridle Club is a membership organization with emphasis on showing horses in English Pleasure, Western Pleasure, Dressage, Hunter Jumper and Barrel Racing Shows.
Check the website for schedules.
Sumter Equestrian Center 6742 W C 476 Bushnel, FL 33513-8604 352-303-4325 Sumter Equestrian Center, Inc was established in 2003 and is a growing horse show facility in the Heart of Central Florida. Sumter Equestrian Center was built by the Wade Family with family oriented horse shows in mind.
In the past years Sumter Equestrian Center, Inc hosted shows that were sanctioned by the Florida Horse Trails Association, the American Paint Horse Association PAC program, and the American Quarter Horse Association, and the National Snaffle Bit Association.
The Ridge Farm at Wellington 14415 Palm Beach Pt. Blvd Wellington, FL 33414 (908) 500-0996 Wellington, Florida horse boarding, training, horses shows and horse sales.
Three Lakes Horse Trials 18543 State Road 19 Groveland, FL 34736 (352) 516-8466 Three Lakes Horse Trials at Caudle Ranch is an equestrian venue that offers USEA recognized horse trials from Beginner Novice through Preliminary.
Tropical Park Equestrian Center 7900 SW 40th Street Miami, FL 305-226-8316 For lovers of pomp and pageant, and lovers of all types of horses, there's only one place in Miami-Dade County to go - the Equestrian Center at Tropical Park.
Hosting more than 36 shows a year, the Equestrian Center is where registered Arabians, hunter/jumpers, Western style, Paso Finos, and other breeds come to strut their stuff and pick up valuable show ribbons and trophies.
Vero Beach Polo 12th Street between 74th and 82nd Aves Vero Beach, FL 772-778-2224 Polo Matches Every Sunday from January - April. Check website for calendar.
All matches will be played at 2 pm on Sundays at The Polo Grounds Field.
Gates open at 1 p.m. Match starts at 2 p.m.
West Palm Beach Hotels Find a hotel near Wellington horse shows and Jim Brandon Equestrian Center.
White Fences Equestrian Center 3978 Hanover Circle Loxahatchee, FL 33470 (561) 790-6406 Wellington, Florida horse stables and boarding. White Fences Equestrian Center Boarding. Seasonal boarding and permanent boarding. Full-board
8 cinder block, courtyard, matted stalls attached to house. Attached turnout in back of stalls.
Wickham Park Melbourne , FL Located in Melbourne, FL Wickham Park has two horse show rings and on site stables. It hosts periodic horse shows sponsored by Space Coast Dressage, an Space Coast Arabian Horse Club.
World Equestrian Center (coming 2020) 1390 NW 80th Avenue Ocala, FL 34482 The World Equestrian Center Ocala is a true destination built on 4,000 acres to include climate-controlled barns, stalls and indoor arenas. The area includes a 3-acre Grand Outdoor Stadium and on-site riding trails. Our Florida horse show facilities are designed for premier comfort of both the rider and the horse. The layout and design of the facilities creates a sense of pure elegance, style and equestrian excitement. Everything you need for you and your horse is right at your fingertips in one equestrian center haven.