Lexington, KY - October 24, 2014 - Show jumping elite from around the globe all have their sights set on the huge cash prizes and the numerous prestigious titles at this year's National Horse Show at the Kentucky Horse Park in Lexington, Kentucky. The event offers an impressive $755,000 in prize money, with the International Open Jumper division awarding $460,000 in prize money, the top rated hunter sections have a total purse of $195,000. Meanwhile, $100,000 in total is offered to the Amateur-Owner and Under 25 Jumper sections. It has the makings for not-to-be-missed sport.
Tickets for the 2014 National Horse Show CSI-W 4* are available online at Ticketleap.com, the official ticket provider for this year's event through midnight on Monday, Oct 27. Starting Tuesday, all tickets must be purchased at the door. Because tickets through Ticketleap.com are discounted 20%, it is worthwhile to plan ahead and purchase tickets now. Children 12 and under are admitted at no charge.
Purchase your tickets for each prime-time show on Thursday evening, Friday evening, Saturday evening and Sunday daytime now at http://nationalhorseshow.ticketleap.com/nhs2014/
Thursday, Oct. 30 - Copernicus Stables $75,000 International Open Jumpers - Time First Jump Off
Friday, Oct. 31-Barn Night
- Area barns show their spirit in costume and compete for prizes and enjoy the Chasonette Farm $45,000 Gambler's Choice Costume Class
Saturday, Nov. 1
- Canadian Pacific $250,000 Grand Prix, presented by the Harrison Family
Sunday, Nov. 2 - The Alfred B. Maclay National Championship Finals, Presented by Dover Saddlery
Entertainment Sponsored by ShowNet:
American Parkour (APK), performance team, called "The Tribe, their amazing feats of agility will keep the National Horse Show audiences entertained as they join us for spectacular, choreographed performances.
Amazing Australian horseman Dan James will be with us on Friday and Saturday night. Dan's specialty is horsemanship, which he presents in many ways, from liberty, to roman riding to reining.
While you're enjoying the show visitThe Pub, the National Horse Show's new sports bar will be open daily on the Alltech Arena concourse. On Friday, Oct. 31 and Saturday, Nov. 1, the Pub will offer off-track betting for the Breeder's Cup!