One of the premier stops on the nation’s hunter-jumper horse show circuit, the Lake Placid Horse Shows feature the nation’s best horses and riders competing in four show rings. The horse show features more than 100 classes of competition each week awarding more than $535,000 in prize money. Highlighted by the $75,000 Prevost Richard M. Feldman Grand Prix of Lake Placid on Sunday, July 1 as well as the $100,000 Great American Insurance Group I Love New York Grand Prix on Saturday, July 7, the show will also include the $15,000 USHJA International Hunter Derby Presented by Eastern Hay & Purina Animal Nutrition on Sunday, July 8.
During the I Love New York Horse Show, spectators can watch for the 4th of July parade featuring many of the show’s exhibitors.
The longstanding tradition of Pony Club Day and the ever popular Doggie Costume Class will also take place.