Horse of the Year
Tuesday 5 - Sunday 10 March 2024
The most anticipated equestrian event showcase in New Zealand – Land Rover Horse of the Year, at Hastings' Tomoana Showgrounds.
This event is a must-see for equestrian fans and sports enthusiasts who enjoy watching world-class competitions. During this six-day extravaganza, over 1,400 riders and 1,800 horses compete for official Equestrian New Zealand titles, trophies, and high-stakes prize money. Spectators can enjoy a variety of equestrian disciplines, including Dressage, Cross Country, Showing, Mounted Games, and more. One of the highlights is the Show-Jumping classes, where talented horse and rider combinations jump various heights up to 1.60 meters, leaving you on the edge of your seat.
In addition to the thrilling equestrian action, there is a wide range of shopping options available, where you can buy anything from a bed to a bridle and everything in between.
Take your time and make a day of it by enjoying the on-site hospitality. You can grab a refreshment at The Stable bar, positioned above the Defender Show Jumping Arena for the best view.
Come and discover the excitement and fun of Land Rover Horse of the Year.