More than 500 horses will be participating during the six-day event from October 21 – 26, at the Verizon Center in Washington, DC. Thousands of equine enthusiasts will gather to enjoy fierce competition and some of the best showmanship around, and of course the coveted $125,000 President’s Cup Grand Prix. Attendees can look forward to entertaining exhibitions, a silent auction and shopping in more than 40 specialty boutiques, many with equestrian products sure to please the pickiest horse lover. So whether you’re horse-crazy or not, the Washington International Horse Show has events and entertainment that everyone can enjoy.
WIHS Barn Night w/a Buck Breast Cancer Party – October 23
Kid’s Day – October 25 – FREE family-friendly event!
WIHS Shetland Pony Steeplechase Championship Series
Armed Forces Reception – October 24
President’s Cup Party – October 25
The sport of grand prix show jumping encapsulates grace, power and athleticism and The Fairfax at Embassy Row can help you continue that need for grace and elegance when you reserve your stay now. From our intimate Georgian-style guestrooms and luxurious amenities to our outstanding cuisine, your stay in Washington, DC will be beyond compare.
Images courtesy of: WIHS