premier horse shows are held at one of
several beautiful equestrian horse show
facilities throughout Florida. Perhaps some
of the best known shows are in and around
HITS Winter Festival
HITS Post Time Farm in Ocala hosts the HITS Ocala
Winter Horse Circuit that features $1 million prize money for top level
World Equestrian Center
The fantastic new World Equestrian Center featuring
climate controlled show arenas and a
beautiful new five star hotel
overlooking the main show arena. This
facility is adjacent to Golden Ocala, a well
established equestrian community with
beautiful homes, a golf course, and shared stables,
pastures, and riding trails.
known Ocala area equestrian facilities include
Florida Horse Park, home of multiple equine events
and sometimes known as Ocala Horse Park.
Specializing in eventing and cross country are the
World Equestrian Jockey Club and Majestic Oaks in
Reddick, FL, Barnstaple South in Morriston, FL, and Rocking Horse
Stables in nearby Altoona, FL.
also home to the Shrine Circus, the Southeastern Pro Rodeo, and the Southern
Cowboy Classic Rodeo and Stock Show, all held
annually at the Southeastern Livestock Pavillion
near downtown Ocala.