Washington International Horse Show Hunter Championships Tickets
If you love farm animals especially horses then this one of a kind show is a must watch for you. Washington International Horse Show Hunter Championship has grown into a huge festival and now it attracts thousands of visitors from all over the US. There will be fun and enjoyment for everyone so be a part of it. You can now get cheap Washington International Horse Show Hunter Championships tickets, so book your deals now.
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Washington International Horse Show Hunter Championships
Washington International Horse Show Hunter Championships is an event that has been taking pace for over five decades now. It started off in 1958 primarily as an equestrian show. Over the years a number of other exciting games and events have become a part of this show. This is an annual six days extravaganza that takes place in the month of October. The event has been attended by esteemed personalities in the past like President Dwight Eisenhower, President John F Kennedy and President Gerald Ford. Famous media personalities like actor Christopher Reeves and William Shatner and musician Bruce Springsteen have also watched this superb event.
From the past thirteen years the venue for this horse show is the very spacious Verizon Center. This venue is located on 601 F Street, Washing, DC. The center has the capacity to seat spectators. It is also the home venue for basketball team Washington Wizards, women basketball team The Mystics and ice hockey team The Capitals. The Verizon Center is a multipurpose venue for games, concerts, shows and family events.
Washington International Horse Show Hunter Championship consists of a variety of different events that take place over a course of six days. The highlight of the show is the championship itself that is known as the President’s Cup Grand Prix. This event takes place on Saturday evening and has prize money of $100,000. Some other events that are taking place over the week include WIHS Equitation Finals and the Puissance high-jump competition that features some of the best young riders of the country. The Puissance high-jump competition has prize money of $25000 and it is held on Friday eve. Barn night is held on Thursday in which people can wear different kinds of costumes. This championship features around 600 horses that can be seen jumping over obstacles, dancing and even doing jumps around barrels.
To amuse the kids terrier races also take place. On Saturday night entry for kids is free and they can get bling tattoos and face painting done. There is a fine dining and specialty boutiques are also there from where the visitors can do some shopping. A perfect blend of different kinds of events is what makes this show interesting for people of all ages. Listen everyone this amazing horse festival is just around the corner and already most of the tickets have been sold out. Quickly grab your Washington International Horse Show Hunter Championship tickets and be there with your family.
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