Jumpers take to the Alltech Arena for the 140th National Horse Show

Rene Dittmer Continues his Winning Streak in the $73,800 International Welcome Stake presented by North Star  International show jumping competition made its debut at the 2023 National Horse Show (NHS) on Thursday, November 2nd. Welcoming some of the world’s top show jumping athletes and their mounts, the CSI4*-W designated competition featured a star-studded lineup of […]

Maggie King Takes The Win in The Hamel Foundation National Horse Show 3’3” Equitation Championship

View other Hamel candids here. The 140th National Horse Show showcased its unwavering commitment to equestrian excellence as the spotlight shifted to the highly anticipated Hamel Foundation National Horse Show 3’3″ Equitation Championship. In this prestigious event, riders demonstrated exceptional skills and grace in this challenging equitation competition. The equitation course in the Hamel Foundation […]

Children’s & Adult Hunters Steal the Show

Hunters took to the ring for the first time at the 2023 National Horse Show on Saturday evening, with the NHS $10,000 Children’s Hunter Classic and the NHS $10,000 Adult Hunter Classic taking place in the Alltech Arena. Each hunter classic brought forth horse and rider combinations competing over two rounds—a classic round where all […]

Endless Opportunity in Equitation at the National Horse Show

Equitation week at the National Horse Show is in full swing. This week, the Alltech Arena at the Kentucky Horse Park plays host to the Taylor Harris Insurance Services (THIS) NHS Adult Equitation Championships and the Hamel Foundation NHS 3’3” Championship presented by the Hamel Family Foundation, alongside age group equitation children and adults divisions […]

Passes Available for the WSJ Foundation Lounge at the 2023 National Horse Show

Lexington, Ky. – Oct. 6, 2023 – Passes to the WSJ Foundation Lounge are available for the highly anticipated 2023 National Horse Show. The WSJ Foundation was created to provide assistance in healing to both people and animals. Committed to supporting various not for profit efforts, the WSJ Foundation is dedicated to bringing an awareness […]

The National Horse Show Honors Larry Glefke

Please join us in honoring Larry Glefke at the National Horse Show Wednesday, November 1st in the Rider’s Lounge 5pm April 9th, 1947 – September 15th, 2023 Born in Royal Oak Michigan Larry grew up in Michigan with an early introduction to horses through his father, who was an avid equestrian. Larry worked in his […]

Non Pro Hunter Grants Available 2023 National Horse Show

Lexington, KY – Oct. 2, 2023 – The National Horse Show is proud to announce new Non-Pro Hunter Grants. These grants are open to children, adults, juniors and amatuers who wish to pursue their goals in the hunter ring. If awarded one of these grants, riders will be required to submit receipts and a description of […]

Private Photographer Policies and Application for the 2023 National Horse Show

Lexington, KY – Sept. 15, 2023 – The National Horse Show is accepting Private Photographers to be onsite for 2023 event. Please note ALL guidelines and restrictions listed below before applying.  Private Photographer credentials for the 2023 National Horse Show will be limited to five (5) photographers on a first-come, first-serve basis. Each photographer is limited to a […]

Junior Hunter Grant for the 2023 National Horse Show

Lexington, KY – Sept. 13, 2023 – The National Horse Show is proud to announce a new Junior Hunter Grant to support upcoming hunter riders that demonstrate a need for financial aid. This grant will provide the ability to further their show experience and training. The Grant is funded by the National Horse Show Endowment, which […]

Don’t Miss Out on the 140th National Horse Show’s Barn Night and Grand Prix

The 140th annual National Horse Show is set to take place at the Kentucky Horse Park October 25 to November 5, 2023. This year’s event will highlight feature classes including: $226,000 CSI4*-W Longines FEI Jumping World Cup™ Lexington $50,000 National Horse Show Hunter Classic $25,000 National Horse Show Junior/Amateur Jumper Grand Prix ASPCA Maclay National […]