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  • Sat
    09
    Jan
    2016
    Sun
    10
    Jan
    2016
    8:30 AMCanterbury Equestrian Showplace - Newberry, FL (just west of Gainesville)

    Join Horse Shows in the Park and Hunt Country Horse Shows as we launch the 2016 show year in Newberry FL just west of Gainseville. FL. Hunter/Equitation/Novice Classes from crossrails to 3'5" Adequan Hunter.  Full roster of Marshall and Sterling classes each day. Jumpers crossrails to 4'3" with great fiber footing. Points earned at this show count for year end awards!!

    The Canterbury facility is now under new management in 2016.  200 quality permanent stalls, 3 arenas with good footing.  Great prep for the upcoming winter circuits in Ocala and Fox Lea

    Prize List attached HERE: 2016CanterburyProgram

    On Line Entry Form: http://horseshowsinthepark.com/online-entry/

    Hard Copy Entry Form:CanterburyEntryBlank2016

    2016 all shows from both the Canterbury and Hunt Country Grand Oaks shows as well as Tampa count as one circuit of shows.

    Academy Walk, Walk Trot (2 age groups), Academy Walk Trot Crossrails  to be separate circuits by venue.

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  • Sat
    23
    Jan
    2016
    8:00 AMWickham Park, Melbourne FL 2500 Parkway Drive, Melbourne FL

    A fun schooling hunter/jumper show with classes from Walk and Walk Trot to 3' Children's/Adult Hunters. 2 arenas,  stabling available and good footing.  New this year: the opportunity to school on Friday afternoon before the show!! Full roster of Marshall & Sterling classes to be offered.   Jumper classes to be offered as well, under the lights!  Simple, safe courses on good footing.  Great show for the beginning rider or the "greenies" for valuable mileage in a nice country park setting. RV hookups available through the Wickham Park campground office. Quality permanent stabling available on a limited basis. Please bring your own shavings and be prepared to clean your stall upon departure or a stall cleaning deposit will be applied to your account.

    A 3 show circuit series with Champion and Reserve Circuit High Point ribbons to be awarded at the last show in April to those who've competed at all three shows.

    Prize list and entry form is HERE:2016 Wickham Program

    JANUARY STALL CHART LOCATED HERE:  Wickham Park Stall Chart-January 2016

    Some pictures of past Wickham shows:

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  • Sat
    30
    Jan
    2016
    Sun
    31
    Jan
    2016
    8:00 AMGrand Oaks Equine Resort, 3000 Marion County Road, Weirsdale FL

    Join Horse Shows in the Park and Hunt Country Horse Shows at one of the most exhibitor and family friendly Equestrian Show venues in Florida...Quickly becoming the destination horse show in Florida - up to 5 arenas host a wide range of divisions from crossrails to 4'3" Jumpers....

    Hunters enjoy the huge covered arena, and Jumpers are now on the new GGT jumper arena which got rave reviews at the November 2015 Championship show... Saturday Hunter Derbies, a dedicated walk trot arena and additional hunter arenas in a beautiful pastoral setting allow for a quality relaxing family show experience and a wide range of rider and family amenities await!!!

    New in 2016 the Bistro has been expanded to carry a full range of dining opportunities in addition to the full bar and pub. The masseuse and salon awaits, and a 320 acre private estate provides 26 on site accommodations, 48 top notch RV sites, golf cart rentals and more!! Vendors include Tenney's Custom Saddlery, Northwest Saddlery and Sunspree Tack.

    Stabling is high quality, rubber matted stalls.  Larger shows do require the use of quality tent stabling which is located in a well drained and lighted area in close proximity to the arenas. Shavings and hay are available on site.

    Additional quality hotels are located within 4-6 miles of the facility and include all major hotels, and are reasonably priced with good availability year round. Lots to do with Outback and all major dining opportunities located with 4-6 miles.  Fun places to visit include Eaton's Beach, Sumter Landing and the Villages Town Square in Spanish Springs with outside cafes, bistros and dancing!!

    The prize list is located HERE: HuntCountry2016Program

    On Line Entry Form: http://horseshowsinthepark.com/online-entry/

    Hard Copy Entry Form: 2016 HUNT COUNTRY ENTRY BLANK

    Due to the popularity of the Grand Oaks horse shows, entries and stabling requests are encouraged to be submitted early and in a timely manner.  Stalls reserved must have a corresponding entry by the Tuesday before each show. After that Tuesday, all stalls reserved by entry are billed at the horse show and payment required or no future stabling will be issued at the Grand Oaks location until the previous stabling balance is paid.

    Large groups are urged to contact the show manager at 321-693-5551 so that we can ensure all is ready for your riders.

    Golf Cart Rentals, RV site rentals and On Site Accommodations - call 352-750-5500 and ask for Lori.

  • Sat
    20
    Feb
    2016
    Sun
    21
    Feb
    2016
    8:30 AMCanterbury Equestrian Showplace - Newberry, FL (just west of Gainesville)

    Join Horse Shows in the Park and Hunt Country Horse Shows  in Newberry FL just west of Gainseville. FL. Hunter/Equitation/Novice Classes from crossrails to 3'5" Adequan Hunter.  Full roster of Marshall and Sterling classes each day. Jumpers crossrails to 4'3" with great fiber footing.

    The Canterbury facility is now under new management in 2016.  200 quality permanent stalls, 3 arenas with good footing.  Lots of RV spots too!

    Prize List HERE:2016CanterburyProgram

    On Line Entry Blank:  http://horseshowsinthepark.com/online-entry-form/  or see the link under the menu item "Calendar"

    Fillable pdf Entry Blank: CanterburyEntryBlank2016Fill (1)

    Hard Copy Entry Blank: CanterburyEntryBlank2016

    2016 all shows from both the Canterbury and Hunt Country Grand Oaks shows count as one circuit of shows.

    Academy Walk, Walk Trot (2 age groups), Walk Trot Crossrails,  to be separate circuits by venue. Tampa show to count for both Grand Oaks and Canterbury venues.

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  • Sat
    05
    Mar
    2016
    Sun
    06
    Mar
    2016
    8:00 AMGrand Oaks Equine Resort, 3000 Marion County Road, Weirsdale FL

     

    HUNT COUNTRY RIDERS - PLEASE NOTE UPDATED MARCH SCHEDULE/PRIZE LIST BELOW!!! We are using 4 arenas on Saturday and three on Sunday.  Children's Pony and Modified divisions have the opportunity this show to ride in the covered arena!!! Our  walk trotters will enjoy the front Museum arena this show as there is NO rain in the forecast...Stalls are full and we are excited about a super show this month!! 

    Join Horse Shows in the Park and Hunt Country Horse Shows at one of the most exhibitor and family friendly Equestrian Show venues in Florida...Quickly becoming the destination horse show in Florida - up to 5 arenas host a wide range of divisions from crossrails to 4'3" Jumpers....

    Hunters enjoy the huge covered arena, and Jumpers are now on the new GGT jumper arena which got rave reviews at the November 2015 Championship show... Saturday Hunter Derbies, a dedicated walk trot arena and additional hunter arenas in a beautiful pastoral setting allow for a quality relaxing family show experience and a wide range of rider and family amenities await!!!

    New in 2016 the Bistro has been expanded to carry a full range of dining opportunities in addition to the full bar and pub. The masseuse and salon awaits, and a 320 acre private estate provides 26 on site accommodations, 48 top notch RV sites, golf cart rentals and more!! Vendors include Tenney's Custom Saddlery, Northwest Saddlery and Sunspree Tack.

    Stabling is high quality, rubber matted stalls.  Larger shows do require the use of quality tent stabling which is located in a well drained and lighted area in close proximity to the arenas. Shavings and hay are available on site.

    Additional quality hotels are located within 4-6 miles of the facility and include all major hotels, and are reasonably priced with good availability year round. Lots to do with Outback and all major dining opportunities located with 4-6 miles.  Fun places to visit include Eaton's Beach, Sumter Landing and the Villages Town Square in Spanish Springs with outside cafes, bistros and dancing!!

    The prize list is HERE: HuntCountry2016Program-March 2016

    On Line Entry Blank:  http://horseshowsinthepark.com/online-entry-form/  or see the link under the menu item "Calendar" above

    Trainers - have a lot of riders to enter? Send us an email with the following :  Show Dates - Rider Name, Age  - Am or Pro - Horse/Pony Name, classes to enter, Stall yes or no, # Shavings, or Ship in for the Day

    Fillable Entry Form: 2016-HUNT-COUNTRY-ENTRY-BLANKfillin

    Due to the popularity of the Grand Oaks horse shows, entries and stabling requests are encouraged to be submitted early and in a timely manner.  Stalls reserved must have a corresponding entry by the Tuesday before each show. After that Tuesday, all stalls reserved by entry are billed and payment required or no future stabling will be issued at the Grand Oaks location until the previous stabling balance is paid.

    Large groups are urged to contact the show manager at 321-693-5551 so that we can ensure all is ready for your riders.

    Golf Cart Rentals, RV site rentals and On Site Accommodations - call 352-750-5500 and ask for Lori.

  • Sat
    12
    Mar
    2016
    8:00 AMWickham Park, Melbourne FL 2500 Parkway Drive, Melbourne FL
    BREVARD Horse Shows in the Park Riders!!!! HSITP has cancelled the upcoming Wickham Park "Simply Schooling" hunter/jumper show March 12 due to  logistical issues that simply can't be overcome at this time...(Jeanne has not been able to figure out how to be 4 places at once!!) We apologize for those who were planning on attending, and this decision was not made lightly.... Please know that if you competed at the January show or pre-entered for this show - you have automatically received a $35.00 credit for our April 2,3 Hunt Country show at The Grand Oaks. There are no plans to reschedule at this time. Our remaining 2016 show schedule is listed at www.horseshowsinthepark.com
    
    Jeanne Winslow
    321-693-5551

     

  • Sat
    02
    Apr
    2016
    Sun
    03
    Apr
    2016
    8:00 AMGrand Oaks Equine Resort, 3000 Marion County Road, Weirsdale FL

    ALL ENTRIES ARE NOW CLOSED FOR THE APRIL 2,3 GRAND OAKS HUNT COUNTRY SHOW. We have reached capacity and are no longer able to take additional entries. We encourage you to enter our Mother's Day Grand Oaks show now - as many additional special activities ($1000 Hunter Derby!!) will be taking place and much fun!! 

    CURRENT CLASS COUNT for April 2,3 NOW POSTED AT HORSESHOWTIME.COM   Several divisions will be split however, and this will be reflected in the update later on today and this evening.

    Updated Show Program and Prize List:HuntCountry2016Program--April

    Entry Blank: 2016 HUNT COUNTRY ENTRY BLANK

    2016 Points: 2016 Divisional Novice Points

    2016 Divisional HunterEquitationPoints

    2016 Divisional Jumper Points

    Join Horse Shows in the Park and Hunt Country Horse Shows at one of the most exhibitor and family friendly Equestrian Show venues in Florida...Quickly becoming the destination horse show in Florida - up to 5 arenas host a wide range of divisions from crossrails to 4'3" Jumpers....

    Hunters enjoy the huge covered arena, and Jumpers are now on the new GGT jumper arena which got rave reviews at the November 2015 Championship show... Saturday Hunter Derbies, a dedicated walk trot arena and additional hunter arenas in a beautiful pastoral setting allow for a quality relaxing family show experience and a wide range of rider and family amenities await!!!

    New in 2016 the Bistro has been expanded to carry a full range of dining opportunities in addition to the full bar and pub. The masseuse and salon awaits, and a 320 acre private estate provides 26 on site accommodations, 60 top notch RV sites, golf cart rentals and more!! Vendors include Tenney's Custom Saddlery, Northwest Saddlery and Sunspree Tack.

    Stabling is high quality, rubber matted stalls.  Larger shows do require the use of quality tent stabling which is located in a well drained and lighted area in close proximity to the arenas. Shavings and hay are available on site.

    Additional quality hotels are located within 4-6 miles of the facility and include all major hotels, and are reasonably priced with good availability year round. Lots to do with Outback and all major dining opportunities located with 4-6 miles.  Fun places to visit include Eaton's Beach, Sumter Landing and the Villages Town Square in Spanish Springs with outside cafes, bistros and dancing!!

    Due to the popularity of the Grand Oaks horse shows, entries and stabling requests are encouraged to be submitted early and in a timely manner.  Stalls reserved must have a corresponding entry by the Tuesday before each show. After that Tuesday, all stalls reserved by entry are billed and payment required or no future stabling will be issued at the Grand Oaks location until the previous stabling balance is paid.

    Large groups are urged to contact the show manager at 321-693-5551 so that we can ensure all is ready for your riders.

    Golf Cart Rentals, RV site rentals and On Site Accommodations - call 352-750-5500 and ask for Lori.

  • Sat
    07
    May
    2016
    Sun
    08
    May
    2016
    7:30 AMGrand Oaks Equine Resort, 3000 Marion County Road, Weirsdale FL

    DUE TO THE LARGE SHOW SIZE, ENTRIES ARE NOW CLOSED FOR THIS HORSE SHOW.  Note - Saturday 's Performance Hunters Division has been moved to Friday evening at 6:30 pm. On Sunday, Performance Hunter and Local Hunter have been moved to the Derby arena, starting at 10:00 a.m.

    UPDATED Prize List - with new Derby Arena and Saturday / Sunday events...HuntCountry2016Program--MayREV2

    Hard Copy Entry Form..PARENTS - TRAINERS......if the rider is under 18, parents - please sign and send with rider/trainer so we can issue the rider number for schooling.   2016 HUNT COUNTRY ENTRY BLANK

    link for on line entry form:  http://horseshowsinthepark.com/online-entry-form/

    Here's some info from the Derby Days page of the revised prize list....

    The  Derby course is located on the West side of the Racetrack Arena complex. A beautiful setting on good turf with approximately 14-15 fences including options.  Horses or ponies may enter more than 1 Derby. All pts/placings to count for Yr End overall Derby Weston Cup. Derby winners 1-6 to receive wonderful ribbons too!! 

    Friday May 6—Derby Arena

    Ticketed Schooling 1pm until 7pm, Posted Rounds (2)  ($5.00 per round—riders must leave the arena following each round)—to preserve footing, all horses schooling the Derby course must be entered to compete in the Derbies.  The course will be posted for reference at this time. Schooling times at each fence height will be posted  outside the show office and will start at 1pm with 2’9”-3’ until 2’ - 2’3” at 5:30pm closing at 7pm.  Competitors may arrive to the stabling at any time after 9 am.  Course open for hand walk only Friday prior to schooling and  7:00—8:00 a.m. day of show.  This is designed to be a fun course that you'll be wanting to ride over and over!!!

    SATURDAY MAY 7—8:30 AM—DERBY ARENA OR following Performance Hunter in the Covered

    RIDERS NOTE!!!  In lieu of a warm up round, Horses or ponies  may compete twice in each Derby entered if they choose to and the higher score will be used to calculate placing and/or eligibility for the handy round. Each round is charged an entry fee and you may add at the gate.  Jackets optional, show shirt acceptable

    (run in order below, no open cards.  $ Derbies must have a minimum of 5 competitors for the prize $ to be awarded or it may be adjusted.  For those classes with no prize $, Tenney’s Gift Certificates are provided to top 3 horses and engraved award to the winners as well!!   Guidelines for pairs classes will be posted outside the show office.

    G-2. Devoucoux Master’s— $600. split to top 4 horses.  2’9-3’ w/options-open to all—top 4 scores to return for Handy Round—scores to be announced.  $35 Entry.  Award Presentation

    G-1. Tenney's Custom Saddlery Full Cry Derby—$250. split to top 4 horses or ponies.  2’6” w/options—open to all—top 4 to return for Handy Round –scores to be announced. $25.00 Entry. Award Presentation.

    G-3. Derby Pairs @ 2’6”.  $15 per horse.  Rules/guidelines as posted

    G-4. Ecoraster Hill N Dale Derby—$150. split to top 4 horses or ponies. 2’3” w/options-open to all (One round) $25. Entry

    G-5.  Hilltopper Derby—2’ w/options—open to all.  $20. Entry

    G-6. Pony Derby –open to juniors on any size pony—2’ (One round) $20 entry

    G-7. Pony Pairs $15 per pony.  2’. Rules/guidelines as posted

    SATURDAY DERBY DAY ACTIVITIES AT THE GRAND OAKS…

    Join us in the front arena for the popular “Horseless Horseshow” from 11:00 a.m. until 2pm...  The “Horseless Horseshow will be held “open card” with two courses to allow you to compete in your regular divisions and still make it to the show ring.  Entries will be taken outside the Museum barn starting at 10:00 a.m. and all proceeds will benefit the Shiloh Equine Outreach Program,  per Stephanie Gee, the coordinator of this event.

    SATURDAY DERBY NIGHT IN THE GRAND OAKS NEW FULL SERVICE RESTAURANT …., they’ll have the race on the big screen TV in the bar, dinner available with live entertainment and dancing!!  Make your barn’s dinner reservations for a table at 352-750-9500 and don’t leave the farm!! And join them for a wonderful Sunday Mother’s Day Brunch and Carriage ride (reservations required)

    SUNDAY MOTHER’S DAY CHAMPIONSHIP LEADLINE CLASS AT 1PM IN THE FRONT ARENA!!!!   PLUS….Grab a Mother and your horse and enter them in the Hat Contest!!!

    SUNDAY CHAMPIONSHIP LL2—for competitors ages 3-6 yrs of age. Judged on quality of presentation of horse/pony, rider and handler.  This class will be placed 1-6 and additional ribbons as required.   Special award for first place!!  Entry fee is $20.00. No other fees. We are wanting to make this an annual prestigious event and we'll have lots of spectators for Mother's Day.    Tom Warriner, Grand Oaks GM and Kacy Fashik-Tipton Grand Oaks EQ Director to officiate.

    MD1—Mother’s Day Hat Contest at hand… Approx 1:30 pm. Enter your favorite Mother      and an equine partner   to parade around the front arena—(not     mounted) and we’ll crown the best and most beautifully creative  Mother’s Day attired Mom and Horse/Pony.  Assistants allowed in the arena if required...Mother’s must have decorated hats and horses/ponies must be specially turned out for Mother’s Day as well...Creativity and class counts!!  Tom Warriner, Grand Oaks GM and Kacy Fashik, Eq. Director to judge. Special awards to top 6 pairs and recognition to all.  Entry required in show office. No entry fee

    Join Horse Shows in the Park and Hunt Country Horse Shows at one of the most exhibitor and family friendly Equestrian Show venues in Florida...Quickly becoming the destination horse show in Florida - up to 5 arenas host a wide range of divisions from crossrails to 4'3" Jumpers....

    Hunters enjoy the huge covered arena, and Jumpers are now on the new GGT jumper arena which got rave reviews at the November 2015 Championship show... Saturday Hunter Derbies, a dedicated walk trot arena and additional hunter arenas in a beautiful pastoral setting allow for a quality relaxing family show experience and a wide range of rider and family amenities await!!!

    New in 2016 the Bistro has been expanded to carry a full range of dining opportunities in addition to the full bar and pub. The masseuse and salon awaits, and a 320 acre private estate provides 26 on site accommodations, 60 top notch RV sites, golf cart rentals and more!! Vendors include Tenney's Custom Saddlery, Northwest Saddlery and Sunspree Tack.

    Stabling is high quality, rubber matted stalls.  Larger shows do require the use of quality tent stabling which is located in a well drained and lighted area in close proximity to the arenas. Shavings and hay are available on site.

    Additional quality hotels are located within 4-6 miles of the facility and include all major hotels, and are reasonably priced with good availability year round. Lots to do with Outback and all major dining opportunities located with 4-6 miles.  Fun places to visit include Eaton's Beach, Sumter Landing and the Villages Town Square in Spanish Springs with outside cafes, bistros and dancing!!

    Golf Cart Rentals and On Site Accommodations - call 352-750-5500 and ask for Lori.  RV Sites should be booked on line at TheGrandOaks.com

    Due to the popularity of the Grand Oaks horse shows, entries and stabling requests are encouraged to be submitted early and in a timely manner.  Stalls reserved must have a corresponding entry by the Tuesday before each show. After that Tuesday, all stalls reserved by entry are billed and payment required or no future stabling will be issued at the Grand Oaks location until the previous stabling balance is paid.

    HUNT COUNTRY HORSE SHOWS THANKS THEIR SPONSORS FOR THIS DERBY AND MOTHER'S DAY EVENT!!! 

    2014.08.17 Tenney's Ad for SEMF (3)

    Tenney's Custom Saddlery - sponsor of the Full Cry Derby on Saturday and providing certificates for winners  throughout the show...shop on line or in their "Big Mobile" located in the vendors on the showgrounds across from the covered arena...see a preview at their website HERE.

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    Look to Devoucoux on site for some of the finest European saddlery - their representative will be here to provide insight and show off some of the finest saddles and top flight equipment on the market today...Sponsor of the Master's Derby at 2'0 and 3' as well as our Sunday Mother's Day Hunter Classics...see more info HERE on their website!!

    Northwest Saddlery

    NORTHWEST SADDLERY - on site and a SPONSOR of the Northwest Saddlery Derby Day Jr/Am Eq Challenge at 2'3"...see their mobile trailer for a depth of higher quality equine items and tools you can't ride without!!  Tack repair and  items you can't find anywhere else...take a look at their web page and see what you'll find...HERE.

    ECORASTER - provided and distributed by Lentus Products here in Central Florida...take a look HERE at a very innovative and much needed product to alleviate erosion and provide soil control in equestrian areas - from arenas, to paddocks, washracks and all points in between. ...their representative will be on site to show the product and and answer any questions you may have about this footing solution...and application in any equine environment...SPONSORS of our Hill N Dale Derby and we hope to see them return at future shows!!!

    Large groups are urged to contact the show manager at 321-693-5551 so that we can ensure all is ready for your riders.

     

  • Sat
    21
    May
    2016
    Sun
    22
    May
    2016
    8:30 AMCanterbury Equestrian Showplace - Newberry, FL (just west of Gainesville)

    Join Horse Shows in the Park and Hunt Country Horse Shows  in Newberry FL just west of Gainseville. FL. Hunter/Equitation/Novice Classes from crossrails to 3'5" Adequan Hunter.  Full roster of Marshall and Sterling classes each day. Jumpers crossrails to 4'3" with great fiber footing.

    The Canterbury facility is now under new management in 2016.  200 quality permanent stalls, 3 arenas with good footing.

    Prize List HERE: 2016CanterburyProgram-May 2016

    Entry Blank HERE: CanterburyEntryBlank2016

    2016 all shows from both the Canterbury and Hunt Country Grand Oaks shows count as one circuit of shows.

    Academy Walk, Walk Trot (2 age groups), Walk Trot Crossrails,  to be separate circuits by venue. Tampa venue to count for both.

    A kiss for the winner

  • Sat
    04
    Jun
    2016
    Sun
    05
    Jun
    2016
    8:00 AMGrand Oaks Equine Resort, 3000 Marion County Road, Weirsdale FL

    Shaping up to be a fun show this weekend!! Over 135 horses registered so far and climbing...lots of room this month in the jumper arena - so no worries and come jump a-round!!   Class counts are now posted at horseshowtime.com but they'll be reposted Friday evening after schooling and late entries so be sure and check...

    Covered arena start time moved up to 7:30 to better accommodate the large numbers of entries there...and we'll get started on time in all arenas - so don't be late!!

    Updated Points are below:

    Novice and 4th Arena:  2016 Divisional Novice-Arena 4 Points (1)-June 1

    Jumper:2016 Divisional Jumper Points (2)-JUNE 1

    Hunter and Equitation:2016 Divisional Hunter EquitationPoints (2)-JUNE 1

    Join Horse Shows in the Park and Hunt Country Horse Shows at one of the most exhibitor and family friendly Equestrian Show venues in Florida...Quickly becoming the destination horse show in Florida - up to 5 arenas host a wide range of divisions from crossrails to 4'3" Jumpers....

    June 2016 Prize List here: HuntCountry2016Program--June 2016rev2

    Entry blank: 2016 HUNT COUNTRY ENTRY BLANK

    Hunters enjoy the huge covered arena, and Jumpers are now on the new GGT jumper arena which got rave reviews at the November 2015 Championship show... Saturday Hunter Derbies,  and additional hunter arenas in a beautiful pastoral setting allow for a quality relaxing family show experience and a wide range of rider and family amenities await!!!

    New in 2016 the Bistro has been expanded to carry a full range of dining opportunities in addition to the full bar and pub. The masseuse and salon awaits, and a 320 acre private estate provides 26 on site accommodations, 60 top notch RV sites, golf cart rentals and more!! Vendors include Tenney's Custom Saddlery, Northwest Saddlery and Sunspree Tack.

    Stabling is high quality, rubber matted stalls.  Larger shows do require the use of quality tent stabling which is located in a well drained and lighted area in close proximity to the arenas. Shavings and hay are available on site.

    Additional quality hotels are located within 4-6 miles of the facility and include all major hotels, and are reasonably priced with good availability year round. Lots to do with Outback and all major dining opportunities located with 4-6 miles.  Fun places to visit include Eaton's Beach, Sumter Landing and the Villages Town Square in Spanish Springs with outside cafes, bistros and dancing!!

    Due to the popularity of the Grand Oaks horse shows, entries and stabling requests are encouraged to be submitted early and in a timely manner.  Stalls reserved must have a corresponding entry by the Tuesday before each show. After that Tuesday, all stalls reserved by entry are billed and payment required or no future stabling will be issued at the Grand Oaks location until the previous stabling balance is paid.

    Large groups are urged to contact the show manager at 321-693-5551 so that we can ensure all is ready for your riders.

    Golf Cart Rentals, RV site rentals and On Site Accommodations - call 352-750-5500 and ask for Lori.

  • Sat
    25
    Jun
    2016
    Sun
    26
    Jun
    2016
    7:30 AMBob Thomas Equestrian Center - Tampa FL

    Join HSITP and Hunt Country Horse Shows in Tampa at their annual Tampa show at the Bob Thomas Equestrian Center.  We'll try and beat the heat like last year and show the hunters in the covered arena and enjoy the new outdoor footing with the novice and  the jumpers continuing to enjoy the state of the art footing outside in the Grand Prix arena...

    Prize list : 2016TampaProgram

    Entry Form: TampaEntryBlank2016

    On Line Entry Form: http://horseshowsinthepark.com/online-entry-form/

    Enjoy the Hard Rock Cafe right next door with great entertainment options as well as outstanding dining!!

    Horse Show hotel to be designated as the Hilton Garden Inn, located nearby.

    813-626-6700

     

  • Sat
    09
    Jul
    2016
    Sun
    10
    Jul
    2016
    8:00 AMGrand Oaks Equine Resort, 3000 Marion County Road, Weirsdale FL

    Join Horse Shows in the Park and Hunt Country Horse Shows at one of the most exhibitor and family friendly Equestrian Show venues in Florida...Quickly becoming the destination horse show in Florida - up to 5 arenas host a wide range of divisions from crossrails to 4'3" Jumpers....

    July Prize List :HuntCountry2016Program--July 2016

    Entry Form:2016 HUNT COUNTRY ENTRY BLANK

    Online Entry Form:http://horseshowsinthepark.com/online-entry-form/

    Hunters enjoy the huge covered arena, and Jumpers are now on the new GGT jumper arena is getting good reviews from our riders... Saturday Hunter Derbies, a dedicated walk trot arena and additional hunter arenas in a beautiful pastoral setting allow for a quality relaxing family show experience and a wide range of rider and family amenities await!!!

    New in 2016 the Bistro has been expanded to carry a full range of dining opportunities in addition to the full bar and pub. The masseuse and salon awaits, and a 320 acre private estate provides 26 on site accommodations, 60 top notch RV sites, golf cart rentals and more!! Vendors include Tenney's Custom Saddlery, Northwest Saddlery and Sunspree Tack.

    Stabling is high quality, rubber matted stalls.  Larger shows do require the use of quality tent stabling which is located in a well drained and lighted area in close proximity to the arenas. Shavings and hay are available on site.

    Additional quality hotels are located within 4-6 miles of the facility and include all major hotels, and are reasonably priced with good availability year round. Lots to do with Outback and all major dining opportunities located with 4-6 miles.  Fun places to visit include Eaton's Beach, Sumter Landing and the Villages Town Square in Spanish Springs with outside cafes, bistros and dancing!!

    Due to the popularity of the Grand Oaks horse shows, entries and stabling requests are encouraged to be submitted early and in a timely manner.  Stalls reserved must have a corresponding entry by the Tuesday before each show. After that Tuesday, all stalls reserved by entry are billed and payment required or no future stabling will be issued at the Grand Oaks location until the previous stabling balance is paid.

    Large groups are urged to contact the show manager at 321-693-5551 so that we can ensure all is ready for your riders.

    Golf Cart Rentals, RV site rentals and On Site Accommodations - call 352-750-5500 and ask for Lori.

  • Sat
    23
    Jul
    2016
    Sun
    24
    Jul
    2016
    8:30 AMCanterbury Equestrian Showplace - Newberry, FL (just west of Gainesville)

    JULY CANTERBURY SHOW IS DOUBLE POINTED FOR YEAR END AWARD!!!

    Join Horse Shows in the Park and Hunt Country Horse Shows  in Newberry FL just west of Gainseville. FL. Hunter/Equitation/Novice Classes from crossrails to 3'5" Adequan Hunter.  Full roster of Marshall and Sterling classes each day. Jumpers crossrails to 4'3" with great fiber footing.

    Prize List:  2016CanterburyProgram-julyrev2

    On Line Entry: http://horseshowsinthepark.com/online-entry-form/

    Current Class Count: http://www.horseshowtime.com/getshowinfo.php?p=6908

     

    The Canterbury facility is now under new management in 2016.  200 quality permanent stalls, 3 arenas with good footing.

     

    2016 all shows from both the Canterbury and Hunt Country Grand Oaks shows count as one circuit of shows.

    Academy Walk, Walk Trot (2 age groups), Walk Trot Crossrails, Beginner Crossrails to be separate circuits by venue.

  • Sat
    06
    Aug
    2016
    Sun
    07
    Aug
    2016
    7:30 AMGrand Oaks Equine Resort, 3000 Marion County Road, Weirsdale FL

    Join Horse Shows in the Park and Hunt Country Horse Shows at one of the most exhibitor and family friendly Equestrian Show venues in Florida...Quickly becoming the destination horse show in Florida - up to 5 arenas host a wide range of divisions from crossrails to 4'3" Jumpers....

    UPDATED POINTS THROUGH JUNE 26:

    Jumper points: 2016 Divisional Jumper Points June 26

    Hunter/Eq points: 2016 Divisional Hunter EquitationPoints June 26

    Novice/4th arena points: 2016 Divisional Novice-Arena 4 Points June 26

    August Prize List/Program:HuntCountry2016Program--August2016-updated (1)

    On Line Entry: http://horseshowsinthepark.com/online-entry-form/

    Hard Copy Entry Form2016 HUNT COUNTRY ENTRY BLANK

    Golf Cart Rentals, RV site rentals and On Site Accommodations - call 352-750-5500 and ask for Lori.

    Hunters enjoy the huge covered arena, and Jumpers are now on the new GGT jumper arena which got rave reviews at the November 2015 Championship show... Saturday Hunter Derbies, a dedicated walk trot arena and additional hunter arenas in a beautiful pastoral setting allow for a quality relaxing family show experience and a wide range of rider and family amenities await!!!

    New in 2016 the Bistro has been expanded to carry a full range of dining opportunities in addition to the full bar and pub. The masseuse and salon awaits, and a 320 acre private estate provides 26 on site accommodations, 60 top notch RV sites, golf cart rentals and more!! Vendors include Tenney's Custom Saddlery, Northwest Saddlery and Sunspree Tack.

    Stabling is high quality, rubber matted stalls.  Larger shows do require the use of quality tent stabling which is located in a well drained and lighted area in close proximity to the arenas. Shavings and hay are available on site.

    Additional quality hotels are located within 4-6 miles of the facility and include all major hotels, and are reasonably priced with good availability year round. Lots to do with Outback and all major dining opportunities located with 4-6 miles.  Fun places to visit include Eaton's Beach, Sumter Landing and the Villages Town Square in Spanish Springs with outside cafes, bistros and dancing!!

    Due to the popularity of the Grand Oaks horse shows, entries and stabling requests are encouraged to be submitted early and in a timely manner.  Stalls reserved must have a corresponding entry by the Tuesday before each show. After that Tuesday, all stalls reserved by entry are billed and payment required or no future stabling will be issued at the Grand Oaks location until the previous stabling balance is paid.

    Large groups are urged to contact the show manager at 321-693-5551 so that we can ensure all is ready for your riders.

     

  • Sat
    01
    Oct
    2016
    Sun
    02
    Oct
    2016
    8:00 AMThe Grand Oaks Resort, Weirsdale FL

    Back to School and bring the saddle!!   Prize List HERE Updated Thursday evening: huntcountry2016program-october2016-rev2-short-version.  Thursday's update is moving Modified to the covered arena.  This is a shorter version that's easier and faster to download

    New Relationship with the Hampton Inn on 466 in The Villages. Beautiful hotel, with an $89 horse show rate!!

    Year End Award Banquet Date has been adjusted to Saturday night December 17th. This will not conflict with CFHJ show or banquet now and we will host this year's Gala Event at The Grand Oaks. The Museum will open up, the red carpet will be out and the spotlights circling as Carriage rides await and a twinkling beautiful evening of awards, dining and dancing rounds out a wonderful year...be sure and book your cottage or room now for this event as you'll want to dance away into the night....and at Grand Oaks, you can even bring your horses with you for riding throughout the estate!!

    New this Fall will be a "Night Watch" service 7pm - 7am  that you can use to ensure your horse is monitored all night long each hour by an experienced Vet Tech, waters topped off and morning feed/hay dropped..$10 per night per horse.Thank you Tracy Hobbs!

    Hunter/Equitation Points Updated through August 7 - 2016 Divisional Hunter EquitationPoints August 30

    Jumper Points Updated Through August 7 - 2016 Divisional Jumper Points September 2

    4th Arena/Walk Trot/Novice Points through August 72016 Divisional Novice-Arena 4 Points Aug 26

    Remember the Championship Show in November will be three days and is double pointed for all divisions at all venues, no matter what the category....so if you're a few points behind...nows the time to make it up!! And, dont forget that you have to show in your division at least 4 times during the show year to be eligible for a year end award... there's lots of Fall shows so lots of time to make sure you meet the criteria!!

    We return to the beautiful Grand Oaks Resort for a fun filled Fall number of horse shows... Show in October on 1,2 and then return the 29,th and 30th for our special "Halloween Spooktacular" Show... lots of new fun this year to celebrate the "horror"ific Halloween Holiday... with Haunted Hunter Classics and exciting competition in all arenas...

    Prize List Herehuntcountry2016program-october2016-rev2-short-version

    Entry Form: (On Line)http://horseshowsinthepark.com/online-entry-form/

    Entry Form: (Hard Copy):2016 HUNT COUNTRY ENTRY BLANK

    We resume shows for the Fall with this kick off on October 1,2 at The Grand Oaks. All divisions and classes to be offered at this circuit show - points to count for year end...October is jam packed with showing opportunities to culminate at the November Finals show ...we'll see you in the Fall!

  • Sat
    29
    Oct
    2016
    Sun
    30
    Oct
    2016
    7:30 AMGrand Oaks Equine Resort, 3000 Marion County Road, Weirsdale FL

    Join Horse Shows in the Park and Hunt Country Horse Shows at one of the most exhibitor and family friendly Equestrian Show venues in Florida...Quickly becoming the destination horse show in Florida - up to 5 arenas host a wide range of divisions from crossrails to 4'3" Jumpers....

    The Annual Awards Banquet date is set for Saturday December 17 at The Grand Oaks Resort...

    The Halloween show is forecasted to be a large show - so get your stabling reservations as soon as you can to Jeanne at wittyshowsec@earthlink.net or text to 321-693-5551. If additional stabling needs to go up, we need to have enough lead time to do so.   All stalls reserved must have corresponding entries by the Tuesday before the show or they will be billed to whomever reserved them..

    We will have Nightwatch Service available at this show. Please contact Tracy Hobbs at 727-804-1694.  $10 per horse per night includes hourly checks and they will drop hay and/or grain upon request. This service will now be offered at our 3 day Championship show in November as well and all of our Grand Oaks shows.

    Be sure and take a look at the second page of the Class Schedule file as it has all the Halloween Information - this is shaping up to be an inaugural special Halloween Event... that's for sure!! From the Friday night Haunted Costumed Hunter Spectaculars to the Costume Contests and part on Saturday night.. the fun is not going to stop!! Get your best Pumpkin carvers in gear too, as we have a contest for that and you'll want to display them on your table ringside Friday evening....

    Short File - Class Schedule:huntcountry2016program-halloweenoctober2016

    Larger File - Class Specs/Award Info:huntcountry2016classspecsandaward-info

    Hunters enjoy the huge covered arena, and Jumpers are now on the new GGT jumper arena which is getting great reviews... Saturday Hunter Derbies, a dedicated walk trot arena and additional hunter arenas in a beautiful pastoral setting allow for a quality relaxing family show experience and a wide range of rider and family amenities await!!!

    New in 2016 the Bistro has been expanded to carry a full range of dining opportunities in addition to the full bar and pub. The masseuse and salon awaits, and a 320 acre private estate provides 26 on site accommodations, 60 top notch RV sites, golf cart rentals and more!! Vendors include Tenney's Custom Saddlery, Northwest Saddlery and Sunspree Tack.

    Stabling is high quality, rubber matted stalls.  Larger shows do require the use of quality tent stabling which is located in a well drained and lighted area in close proximity to the arenas. Shavings and hay are available on site.

    Additional quality hotels are located within 4-6 miles of the facility and include all major hotels, and are reasonably priced with good availability year round. Lots to do with Outback and all major dining opportunities located with 4-6 miles.  Fun places to visit include Eaton's Beach, Sumter Landing and the Villages Town Square in Spanish Springs with outside cafes, bistros and dancing!!

    Due to the popularity of the Grand Oaks horse shows, entries and stabling requests are encouraged to be submitted early and in a timely manner.  Stalls reserved must have a corresponding entry by the Tuesday before each show. After that Tuesday, all stalls reserved by entry are billed and payment required or no future stabling will be issued at the Grand Oaks location until the previous stabling balance is paid.

    Large groups are urged to contact the show manager at 321-693-5551 so that we can ensure all is ready for your riders.

    Golf Cart Rentals, RV site rentals and On Site Accommodations - call 352-750-5500 and ask for Lori.

  • Fri
    18
    Nov
    2016
    Sun
    20
    Nov
    2016
    7:30 AMGrand Oaks Equine Resort, 3000 Marion County Road, Weirsdale FL

    3 DAY CHAMPIONSHIP SHOW!!!  DOUBLE POINTED!! 

    ALL STALLS ARE SOLD OUT FOR THIS SHOW.  ENTRIES ARE NOW CLOSED AND WE ARE UNABLE TO ACCEPT ANY NEW ENTRIES except for Friday Jumper Classes. 

    CLASS COUNT NOW POSTED AT HORSESHOWTIME.COM

    UPDATED POINTS ARE HERE:

    Hunters/Equitation:2016-divisional-hunter-equitationpoints-nov-8

    Jumpers:2016-divisional-jumper-points-nov-8

    Arena 4 and Novice: 2016-divisional-novice-arena-4-points-nov-8-2016

    PRIZE LIST IS HERE: championship-finals-2016

    .Stalls are sold out, and Entries are now closed (at capacity now, unable to accept any new exhibitor's entries except for jumper rounds Friday) for the Nov 18-20 HSITP/Hunt Country Horse Championship show at The Grand Oaks, just south of Ocala. Class counts are posted at horseshowtime.comand any questions may be addressed now to the show secretary Gayle Witty at 352-406-9886 or via email at wittyshowsec@earthlink.net. Arenas are going up and we're getting ready for a wonderful show!!! A few logistical notes:

    See the schooling schedule on the Friday page of the show program at horseshowsinthepark.com on the calendar page. It lists days and times for schooling in the specific 5 arenas ie; Thursday the arenas with footing will be available for schooling like Covered, Jumper and the Walk Trot Fiber arena. The Racetrack Turf arenas are not open for schooling on Thursday and instead have Friday hours.

    Class Counts will be updated and posted throughout the show at horseshowtime.com

    This show, enjoy our new enlarged show office or sign up for Express Check out and don't even see the office!!

    Nightwatch is available - Tracy Hobbs info will be in the office upon check in so you can sign up. Sleep in and Tracy will feed for you in the a.m.!

    Covered Arenaside tables still available for purchase...$75 for all three days and can be split in the show office among your barn. Dinner served evenings..Great place to relax during the day. Get a table and you don't have to eat standing up!

    Approx. 220 stalls full, with over 70 in tents, centrally located to the arenas and by the Chapel.

    The 12 minute rule is effect for this show - (Rings may not be held) make sure you adjust your entries accordingly. Trainers should bring additional staffing to ensure all riders make it to the arena and get to show. Boo Hiss No Daylight Savings Time!!

    Night Watch Service now available: Tracy Hobbs - $10 per horse per night - 7pm - 7 a.m. checks every hour, will drop hay/grain upon request and water. Certified Vet Tech. Call 727-804-1694 to sign up!

    Tables available arena side - $75 for the entire show - sign up by texting to 321-693-5551.  Dinner and Beverages served tableside !!!

    ENTRY FORM: 2016-hunt-country-championship-entry-blank

    ON LINE ENTRY: http://horseshowsinthepark.com/online-entry-form/

    CLASS SPECS:huntcountry2016classspecsandaward-info

    FRIDAY NIGHT DERBIES IN THE COVERED!!

    SATURDAY NIGHT JUMPER CLASSES IN THE COVERED

    EQUITATION MEDAL CHAMPIONSHIPS ON SATURDAY!!

    THREE DAYS OF HORSE SHOWING...

     Join Horse Shows in the Park and Hunt Country Horse Shows at one of the most exhibitor and family friendly Equestrian Show venues in Florida...Quickly becoming the destination horse show in Florida - up to 5 arenas host a wide range of divisions from crossrails to 4'3" Jumpers....

    Hunters enjoy the huge covered arena, and Jumpers are now on the new GGT jumper arena which got rave reviews at the November 2015 Championship show... Saturday Hunter Derbies, a dedicated walk trot arena and additional hunter arenas in a beautiful pastoral setting allow for a quality relaxing family show experience and a wide range of rider and family amenities await!!!

    New in 2016 the Bistro has been expanded to carry a full range of dining opportunities in addition to the full bar and pub. The masseuse and salon awaits, and a 320 acre private estate provides 26 on site accommodations, 60 top notch RV sites, golf cart rentals and more!! Vendors include Tenney's Custom Saddlery, Northwest Saddlery and Sunspree Tack.

    Stabling is high quality, rubber matted stalls.  Larger shows do require the use of quality tent stabling which is located in a well drained and lighted area in close proximity to the arenas. Shavings and hay are available on site.

    Additional quality hotels are located within 4-6 miles of the facility and include all major hotels, and are reasonably priced with good availability year round. Lots to do with Outback and all major dining opportunities located with 4-6 miles.  Fun places to visit include Eaton's Beach, Sumter Landing and the Villages Town Square in Spanish Springs with outside cafes, bistros and dancing!!

     

    Golf Cart Rentals, RV site rentals and On Site Accommodations - call 352-750-5500 and ask for Lori.

  • Sat
    17
    Dec
    2016
    5;00 pmThe Grand Oaks Resort, 3000 Marion County Road, Weirsdale FL

    Banquet Registrations Received as of Wednesday at 1pm: Registration Roster 2016

    BANQUET REGISTRATION FORM: banquet-registration-form-2016

     

    FINAL ROSTER OF YEAR END AWARD WINNERS: 2016 YEAR END AWARD WINNERS

    .Get your banquet reservations in  now!! They are DUE TUESDAY

    Come join us Saturday Dec 17th for a wonderful evening of awards, dinner and dancing in the Grand Museum and Ballroom of the Grand Oaks Resort...a new venue for our banquet but one that will be sure to create lasting memories of glitter, glamour and recognition... You'l enter over the red carpet, and be ushered into the large Museum where the backlit carriages will twinkle and beckon you and your team mates and families to enjoy an enchanted evening... from carriage rides, red carpets, and beautiful awards  - this is one gala you'll not want to miss!! 

    Victoria DeMore Photography will be on hand to create and capture some wonderful memories throughout the evening, against the loveliest of backdrops that only Grand Oaks can offer...

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    Villas, homes and rooms will be available for rental in case you don't want to drive home, and if you'd like to bring your horses and ride for the weekend on the estate - just let Lori and Marilyn knowat 352-750-5500 ext. 231.

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