Entertainment

Entertainment

After a day of learning, competing, shopping and enjoying all things equine – it’s time to sit back and be entertained by the magic of the Equidays Nightshows. Our Nightshows feature equestrian performances from several disciplines and are famous for entertaining sold-out crowds.

Thursday 17 October – 5.30pm – 9.30pm (doors open at 5.00pm)

Carl Hester Thursday Masterclass

Proudly supported by Nettex, Carl Hester MBE is one of the world’s best dressage and horsemanship techniques experts and will be sharing his wealth of knowledge with those attending his ‘Through the Levels Masterclass’ on Thursday 17 October.

No stranger to world-class competition, Carl has numerous international championships to his name including World Equestrian Games and Olympics and is also trainer and mentor to Charlotte Dujardin, one of the world’s best dressage riders.

Don’t miss the opportunity to catch this equine superstar sharing his knowledge and experience during his Masterclass.

Friday 18 October – 6.30pm – 9.30pm (doors open at 6.00pm)

Showjumping Spectacular

Fridays edge of your seat Showjumping Spectacular features the high profile sport of Showjumping and for the first time a Jump for Cancer speed class.

Supported by CryNZ, the Jump for Cancer speed class will see 16 high profile riders auctioned off to compete over various jumps, with money paid for the riders going straight to the Breast Cancer Foundation.

Next the Wade Equine Coaches Grand Prix will take over the arena showcasing the exciting sport of showjumping combined with the lights, crowds and atmosphere of the NRM & McMillan indoor arena.

Saturday 19 October – 6.30pm – 9.30pm (doors open at 6.00pm)

Equitainment Extravaganza

Saturday night of Equidays features an Equitainment Extravaganza with the inclusion of the newly formatted Equidays Top Talent. The four finalists have received training and support from equitainment extraodinair Dan Steers to prepare them for their dazzling performances.

There will be all the usual stunning theatrical performances from both international and national equine entertainers that will bring the lights and the action to the NRM and McMillan indoor arena.

The Equitainment Extravaganza promises to be an evening you do not want to miss, so get ready for another announcement for Equidays 2019.

Equidays Event Partners