Events at the Virginia Horse Center
There is an event for everyone at the Virginia Horse Center Foundation! As an all-breed, all-discipline facility, every weekend offers a variety of opportunities for competitiors and spectators. The VHCF is also host to an array of community events, farmers' markets, concerts, training clinics, industry seminars, and the Rockbridge Regional Fair & Farm Show.
We encourage you to use the calendar embedded to the right and visible on each page to view events by month and day.
There are several ways to use the calendar:
If you know the date of your event find it by scrolling through the months to that date. When you click on the date, the event will appear to the left with details, prize lists, secondary websites, and contact information if available.
You can scroll through our events below which are listed in date order.
You can search for your event in the search window at the top right of the site.
Or you can view the entire 2013 calendar here.
In addition to competition and community events, the VHCF organizes special events throughout the year to raise funds and provide unique experiences.
3/23/2013 - 3/24/2013
The Virginia Starter Horse Trials offers a cross-country schooling day on Saturday and Starter Horse Trials on Sunday in which riders compete in dressage, cross-country jumping and show jumping.
4/6/2013 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Hunter Trials on the VHCF cross-country course.
5/24/2013 - 5/26/2013
International three-day event featuring riders from the United States, Canada and Europe including Olympic medalists and US Equestrian Team members competing in dressage, cross-country jumping and show jumping.
8/31/2013 - 9/1/2013
This show offers a cross-country schooling day on Saturday and Start Horse Trials on Sunday in which riders compete in dressage, cross-country jumping, and show jumping.
11/1/2013 - 11/3/2013
The Virginia Horse Trials, an abbreviated version of a three-day eventing competition, draws several hundred eventing riders from around the country.