Barn Night Returns With Incredible Prizes to CP National Horse Show

Lexington, KY - Oct. 17, 2017 - Barn Night is returning for the fourth year, to the CP National Horse Show on Friday, November 3, starting at 7:30 pm. Spectators of all ages are invited to this family-friendly event, where they can see their favorite equestrian athletes, be thrilled by all the action of the $35,000 Salamander Hotel and Resorts Accumulator class and be entered to win incredible prizes like a John Deere X350 Lawn Tractor!

Open to barns, equestrian team, or groups of friends who simply love horses, registered Barn Night participants will be able to enjoy all of Friday night’s festivities for free. Prizes will be awarded at the end of the night to the Largest Group in Costume, Best Group Spirit, and Best Group Costume. Individual prizes will also be available!

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER


2017 BARN NIGHT GRAND PRIZES

White EZGO Electric Golf Cart Stocked with McCauley's Performance Equine Products
Courtesy of McCauley's Feeds

John Deere X350 Lawn Tractor
Courtesy of John Deere, Official Equipment Provider of the National Horse Show

"Share the Wins" Package
Courtesy of the Grayson-Jockey Research Foundation
including a Horse Country Farm Tour, a framed print of 1997 Kentucky Derby and Preakness Stakes Winner Silver Charm, a Kentucky Derby Winner Orb halter, and a Top Jock Tack Boxes Gold Edition Saddle Rack.

Murphy Manor, 2016 Winners of the McCauley's Golf Cart

REGISTRATION INFORMATION

All Barn Night participants must pre-register online at NHS.org/barn-night in order to be eligible to win prizes. Groups will then receive a unique ticket code that can be used to claim their complimentary barn night tickets. Each member of your group must have their own ticket to ensure that their attendance counts towards the Grand Prizes!

With $810,000 in prize money offered, this year’s show has been designated a CSI-W 4* show by the FEI and the International Open Jumpers will compete for almost a half a million dollars in prize money. For the sixth year in a row, The National Show Hunter Hall of Fame has named the CP National Horse Show the ‘Horse Show of the Year’. In 2017, the top-rated hunter sections have a total purse of $195,000.


ABOUT McCAULEY'S
McCauley Brothers, Inc. has been building champion equine athletes since 1938. McCauley’s, now an Alltech company, is a dedicated equine-only nutrition company specializing in the formulation of premium feeds and nutritional supplements. They are home to one of the equine community’s most trusted technical teams, aligning expertise and practical experience with personalized problem solving.


ABOUT JOHN DEERE
John Deere, the official equipment provider of the CP National Horse Show, is committed to excellence and has a longstanding relationship with equestrian's, who appreciate their durable and versatile equipment. This year they will be donating an X350 Lawn Tractor to Barn Night to be one by one of the best-dressed teams. For more than 175 years John Deere has been a proud partner to those linked to the land. As part of the equine family, John Deere will provide qualified horse owners with discounts up to 28 percent on select John Deere equipment, including lawn and garden tractors, compact utility tractors, Gator utility vehicles, commercial mowing equipment and much more.


ABOUT GRAYSON-JOCKEY RESEARCH FOUNDATION
The Grayson-Jockey Research Foundation is a leading, non-profit charitable organization that any horse lover can join. Committed to the advancement of horses of all breeds, the Grayson Jockey Research foundation exists to help all horses by funding excellent and significant veterinary research at universities throughout North America and beyond.


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HUNTER/JUMPER Acceptance Letter Response Requested by Oct 11th

Lexington, KY – Oct. 9, 2017 – All 2017 National Horse Show hunter/jumper acceptance letters are due on October 11.

Please review the qualifying lists. All acceptance emails were sent by September 23, 2017. If your entry appears on a qualifying list but you have not received the acceptance email, please contact Cindy Bozan at cindy@nhs.org.

Note: All Maclay Finals entries have been received and processed.


If you have been accepted to compete in a hunter/jumper section during the 2017 National Horse Show, you should have received an acceptance email that will be linked to your account in the Show Management System™. The acceptance e-mail will contain instructions on how you can accept or decline your invitation and pay any remaining balance through the electronic platform. If you haven’t created an account yet at Show Management System™ you will be given the opportunity to do so and your paper-submitted entries will be imported into that account. Instructions will be included in the acceptance e-mail.

The Acceptance Process must be completed by 5:00 pm (EDT) on Wednesday, October 11th or your spot will be given to a waitlisted entry. If you have corrections or questions regarding points and money, please e-mail corrections@usef.org


With $810,000 in prize money offered, this year’s show has been designated a CSI-W 4* show by the FEI and the International Open Jumpers will compete for almost a half a million dollars in prize money. For the sixth year in a row, The National Show Hunter Hall of Fame has named the CP National Horse Show the ‘Horse Show of the Year’. In 2017, the top-rated hunter sections have a total purse of $195,000.

To view the 2017 qualifying lists, click here.

To learn more about the CP National Horse Show, click here.


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Media Credentials Now Available for 2017 CP National Horse Show

Lexington, KY - September 25, 2017 - Members of the media are invited to apply for credentials to the 2017 CP National Horse Show that will take place from October 31-November 5, 2017.

Please use the link below to fill out the online application.

Private photographers wishing to photograph their clients are not eligible for media credentials and must submit a separate application. Please email Ariel Weisman at aw@phelpsmediagroup.com, to request an application.


Founded in New York in 1883, the CP National Horse Show is America's oldest indoor horse show and is firmly established as a major fixture on the national and international sports and social event calendars. Every year, it presents the ASPCA / NHSAA Maclay National Championship, as well as FEI international showjumping competition.

With $810,000 in prize money offered, this year’s CP National Horse Show has been designated a CSI-W 4* show by the FEI. International Open Jumpers will compete for almost a half a million dollars in prize money. For the sixth year in a row, The National Show Hunter Hall of Fame has named the CP National Horse Show the ‘Horse Show of the Year’. In 2017, the top-rated hunter sections have a total purse of $195,000.

For more information about the National Horse Show, please visit our website.

 


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