Horse Of The Year Show 3rd - 7th October 2018 "The World's Most Famous Horse Show"

Welcome To HOYS

Welcome to Horse of the Year Show, the ultimate celebration of everything equestrian, the finale to the showing year and the climax to the domestic show jumping year. This year marks the Show’s 70th Anniversary, taking place from Wednesday 3rd – Sunday 7th October at Birmingham’s NEC Genting Arena. In celebration of the Platinum Jubilee year, there will be additional entertainment displays which take place each day amongst the two arenas of world-class competition. Known as “The World’s Most Famous Horse Show”, the Show is one of the longest standing horse shows in history; a spectacle in the equestrian calendar not to be missed. So if you want to celebrate #HOYS70YEARS and be a part of its future then secure your ticket today for what will undoubtedly be the best 70th birthday party you have ever been to.

Every October, Birmingham's NEC is transformed into an equestrian utopia as Horse of the Year Show (HOYS) fills 50 acres of the site with thrills, spills, and world class entertainment. Whether you are a competitive rider, horse enthusiast or simply want to enjoy an exciting day out, Horse of the Year Show has something to offer every member of the family. Spread across five days visitors will experience thrilling competition, breathtaking displays, unbeatable retail therapy and spectacular horsemanship.

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