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 finale to the showing year and the climax to the domestic show jumping year. It is a place which all horse owners and riders aspire to be a part of, as top show jumper John Whitaker highlights: “Winning at HOYS is the pinnacle of every equestrian’s career.” The Show has been running since 1949 making it one of the longest standing horse shows in history; a spectacle in the equestrian calendar not to be missed.

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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Tickets for 2018 Coming Soon