Lake City, FL- The Grand Opening of The Oaks of Lake City is scheduled for Saturday, October 11 at the community’s equestrian center. A day of full of exciting events is planned to mark the official grand opening of the community. Olympic medalists, Karen and David O’Connor will be on hand to sign autographs and greet visitors at the grand opening of the first branded equestrian facility in the United States.
There will be equestrian demonstrations by top professionals in a variety of disciplines including Four-in Hand driving with World Silver Medalist, Chester Weber, World Champion reining with Jon and Seth Ingram, jumping, dressage, Shetland Ponies, Gypsy Vanners and more. The day’s events will kickoff at 11 am with an equestrian drill team flag presentation. Enjoy live entertainment by Nashville’s Christina Wallace, and giveaways, raffles and refreshments from 11 am to 4 pm.
Attendees are invited to tour the inaugural O’Connor Signature Equestrian Community which is home to a professionally-appointed 33-stall barn, a 60-foot covered round pen, an 11-acre cross-country jump course designed by the O’Connor’s, a 122’ x 225’ covered riding arena, 15 miles of groomed trails and 236 beautiful home sites.
Fashioned after the concept of signature golf course communities, The Oaks of Lake City was developed for homeowners seeking an active equestrian lifestyle. Developer, Bradley Dicks, developed the equestrian country-club community in Lake City with specifications and advice from of top professionals. Equestrian Services, LLC of Charlottesville, Virginia partnered with the O’Connors to bring the O’Connor Signature brand concept to the project. As a result of their input, design, and dedication, Dicks was able to develop a heaven on earth for homeowners who crave the equestrian lifestyle.
The grand opening ceremony of The Oaks of Lake City is scheduled to take place on October 11th. Visitors for the Grand Opening event are expected from around the world and residents, equestrian enthusiasts, realtors and media personnel from surrounding communities are invited to attend and enjoy the festivities and a first hand look at this unparalleled equestrian community. For more information or to rsvp visit www.theoakslakecity.com.