Horse Shows

Kelly’s Ford Equestrian Center hosts various types of equestrian events.
**Please make sure to bring your horse’s coggins to every show.

Open Hunter / Jumper Shows


The Open Horse Show Series includes six shows plus a Derby Day each year held from April to October and it culminates with an Awards and Holiday Party in December. These shows are recognized by the Virginia Horse Show Association, Battlefield Horse Show Association, DC Horse Show Association, and the VA Short Circuit Horse Association.

Open Horse Show events:
April 1, 2017
April 15, 2017
May 6, 2017
June 3, 2017 – Hunter Derby
Aug. 12, 2017
Sept. 9, 2017
Oct. 7, 2017

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Other Events



Different events for all riding styles are offered at different times of the year. These events may include fun shows, Combined Test, Dressage Shows, judged trail rides and other equestrian competitions. Check our calendar for upcoming events as well as the list below.

Kelly’s Ford Equestrian Center