NEXT GRAND OAKS SHOW IS THE CHAMPIONSHIP FINALS NOV 15-17
**ANYONE CAN SHOW AT THIS SHOW…ALL DIVISIONS ARE OFFERED
Lots of special Championship classes and our most elegant show of the year!! It’s the Finals for Equitation Medals and Horse of the Year, with special Championships in all the arenas…. and we’ve made the qualifying process easier to understand …all eligibilities are listed on the class schedule.
CLASS SCHEDULE AND CLASS COUNT IS AT HORSESHOWTIME.COM on the appropriate show date.
A PDF Class Schedule is HERE: Championship Finals 2019 rev#3
Everyone is eligible to show at this show. The Championship classes are for those riders and horses who have qualified by meeting the criteria listed in the class schedule.
We have almost all of the permanent stabling available to us at this time, so only if the tent stalls are used, Mandatory Night Watch will be in effect. $4.00 per night (Fri/Sat) for Noble Nightwatch to check each horse every 2 hours, water and will throw hay if hay is left outside stable door. If you need their additional services ie; feeding in the a,m. they’ll be a contact number in the show office. This service is awesome, and ensures our horses are safe throughout the night,…
Tables are available ringside in the covered if you’d like to designate a great spot to relax, drink and eat some great food from the Bistro. $75.00 per table, we’ll have your name on it and it’s yours for 4 days. You even get to keep the pumpkin this time!!
Schooling Thursday in the covered and covered warm up arena only for stabled horses (no ship ins) is available from 1-6PM. $25 early arrival charge applies. Show office open Thursday at 11 a.m. Please text 321-693-5551 if you’ll be arriving Thursday.
FARRIER SERVICE AVAILABLE AT THE SHOW Call John Hunter at 352-460-2878
POINTS ARE UPDATED!!
2019 GRAND OAKS Jumper Points: 2019 Divisional Jumper PointsNov12
2019 GRAND OAKS Novice PointS including Pea Green and Novice Jumpers:2019 NOVICE Points – Grand OaksNov1rev2
2019 GRAND OAKS Hunter/Equitation Points: 2019 Divisional Grand Oaks Hunter Equitation PointNov1REV1
AT GRAND OAKS STALLS ARE NOW RESERVED ONLY WITH ACTUAL ENTRIES. …so be sure and get them in if you know you’re coming so you don’t get closed out.
RENTALS/RVS/VILLAS: CALL GRAND OAKS DIRECTLY AT 352-750-5500 EXT 231. The Horse Show Office does not rent golf carts.
HSITP HUNTER/JUMPER SHOW HARD COPY ENTRY FORM (fill out, get parents signatures and bring to show so you can pick up the numbers….) : HuntCountryEntryBlank2019
CLASS SPECIFICATIONS AND AWARD INFO FOR GRAND OAKS HSITP SHOWS: 2019HSITP&HuntCountryClassSpecS
2019 HORSE SHOW DATES
2019 HSITP/HUNT COUNTRY SHOWS AT THE GRAND OAKS IN THE VILLAGES, JUST SOUTH OF OCALA
- Jan 26-27
- March 2-3
- April 6-7** Sunday April 7 is double pointed
- May 3-5 “Derby Days”
- June 1-2
- June 22-23 “Battle of the Barns”
- August 3-4
- October 5 -6
- October 25-27 Halloween Spooktacular
- November 15-17 Championship**–Double Pointed for Year End Award
- Awards Gala December 14 at The Grand Oaks Ballroom
AT GRAND OAKS, EACH WEEKEND DAY IS A SEPARATE SHOW DAY FOR A TOTAL OF 20 SHOW DAYS IN 2019. TO BE ELIGIBLE FOR YEAR END AWARD AT GRAND OAKS IN DIVISIONAL, MEDAL AND CLASSIC CATEGORIES, YOU MUST SHOW AND PLACE IN THEM A MINIMUM OF 8 SHOW DAYS. IN 2019, GRAND AND RESERVE AWARDS WITH 8 RIBBONS TO BE AWARDED. YEAR END TIES FOR POINTS AND ELIGIBILITY FOR CHAMPIONSHIP SHOW CLASSES WILL BE BROKEN BY THE MOST TIMES SHOWN.
300+ Acre Luxurious Estate—Catering to Equestrians and their Families….HUGE COVERED ARENA…3 GGT FIBER ARENAS…
Quality Stabling — Homes/Villas — Golf Cart Rentals — Day Spa/Salon
Restaurant/Cafe — English Pub/Restaurant — Live Entertainment
60 Full Service RV Sites — Pool for registered guests
Local hotels within 4 miles, and very nice, reasonable. Also – don’t forget Airbnb – lots of good deals there in The Villages, some with a pool, all reasonably priced.
HOTEL LISTING: HOTEL LISTING GRAND OAKS 2018
Local fun – try Eaton’s Beach only 2 miles away on Lake Weir, (VERY Jimmy Buffet like) and within 6 miles….Lake Sumter Landing or Spanish Springs – an amazing collection of shops, eateries and nightly entertainment, all designed by the same fellow that built Disney’s Celebration. Fun to go watch the amazing golf carts go by and eat ice cream, dance on the town square, great movie theatre, Johnny Rockets – oodles of places to eat and dance.
“SIMPLY SCHOOLING” SHOWS
at the Silver Sands Bridle Club Covered Arena in NEW SMYRNA
We’re happy to announce our Sponsor of the remaining shows to be “T’s House of Dogs”, the most able and delicious concession at Silver Sands. Featuring pulled port barbeque, breakfast sandwiches and most importantly of all – a never ending source of ICE CREAM!
THE MOST UPDATED CLASS SCHEDULE IS HERE:
UPDATED POINTS AS OF NOV 1: Current – Horse Shows in the Park – New Smyrna – Points – Silver Sands Points NOV1
New Smyrna Awards Brunch is at the Sugar Mill Country Club on Sunday December 8 at 11 a.m. …more info to come soon on the menu and cost and ticket sales after Jeanne finalizes everything with their catering dept.
Jan 12-13 Mar 16-17 April 20-21
July 13-14 Sept 21-22 Nov 8-9-10**Double Pointed
A TOTAL OF 6 SHOWS IN 2019 AND EACH DIVISION TO BE OFFERED ONCE EACH SHOW. TO BE ELIGIBLE FOR YEAR END AWARD IN NEW SMYRNA IN DIVISIONAL, MEDAL AND CLASSIC CATEGORIES, YOU MUST SHOW AND PLACE IN THEM A MINIMUM OF 4 TIMES DURING THE YEAR. IN 2019, GRAND AND RESERVE AWARDS WITH 8 RIBBONS TO BE AWARDED. YEAR END TIES FOR POINTS WILL BE BROKEN BY THE MOST TIMES SHOWN.
Join HSITP at a nice covered arena with 100 stalls for a fun, low key one arena schooling show. This is an HSITP show, with HSITP jumps, courses and staff, pointed separately from the Grand Oaks series. The Show is located in New Smyrna Beach just off I-95 and convenient to good quality hotels in Port Orange. 26 RV hookups. Perfect for the greenies, novice riders and those wanting some additional mileage getting ready for larger shows. Financially reasonable, casual, no ring conflicts and the schooling series is separate from the shows at Grand Oaks 100 quality permanent stalls available. Hunters, Novice, Equitation and Jumpers to be offered.
TRAINERS, RIDERS AND PARENTS !! For all HSITP shows be sure and bring the signed entry form (print them off and have everyone sign (IE; PARENTS IF UNDER 18) with you so you can pick up the rider #’s.
2020 TENTATIVE DATES:
GRAND OAKS HUNT COUNTRY SHOWS: January 25,26; Feb 29, Mar 1**; April 4-5; May 1-3** Derby Days; May 30,31; June 26-28; August 1,2; October 3,4; October 30-,Nov 1; November 13-15**. Awards Banquet Dec 12
NEW FOR WINTER /SPRING 2020: HSITP “SIMPLY SCHOOLING” SHOWS AT CANTERBURY IN GAINESVILLE! (NOW THE ALACHUA COUNTY EQUESTRIAN FACILITY) Dates are Feb 8,9, March 7,8 and a third date TBA. Hunters/Novice on Saturday and Equitation/Jumpers on Sunday. More info coming on these shows,,,
HSITP “SIMPLY SCHOOLING” SHOWS @ SILVER SANDS COVERED ARENA IN NEW SMYRNA BEACH; Jan 11,12; April 18,19; July 11,12**; September 19,20; November 7,8; Dec 5,6** Holiday of Horses