Equestrian Expo at Suburban Collection Showplace in Novi
Southeast Michigan kids and parents who love horses: Take note! The annual family fun event trots back into Oakland County Nov. 14-16, 2014.
Whether you're a horse owner or just an admirer, saddle up and gallop over to the 20th annual Novi Equestrian Expo, at the Suburban Collection Showplace Nov. 14-16, 2014. The weekend event features a range of vendors, speakers and demonstrations by clinicians from across the state – plus special guest Julie Goodnight. Admission is $10/adults, $5/kids 6-11 and free/kids 5 and under.
Get a glance of some famous horses, including Clifford the Horse, Drummond Island Morgan, as he shows off his cool tricks, like signing his own biography and painting with a sponge and watercolors. Kids also can take pony rides.
Families also can watch local kids and grown-ups perform in the Dancing with Horses musical variety show, which highlights talented riders, equine performers, drill teams, pairs and horseback gymnasts, all fully costumed and set to music. Kids will want to stop by the 4-H Youth Pavilion Activities Area for fun crafts and educational demos.
Grown-ups can listen to speakers on topics about riding, training and much more. Plus, check out the model horse show, and swing by the numerous vendor booths. You'll find Barb's Beaded Browbands, Circle A Saddlery and many others.
Event times are as follows:
- Friday: 2-8 p.m.
- Saturday: 10 a.m.-7p.m.
- Sunday: 10 a.m.-5 p.m.
Check out the Metro Parent listing for more information on the 2014 Equestrian Expo at Suburban Collection Showplace in Novi.