Experience five splendid days of world class equestrian action, live music, hospitality and family fun in the spectacular grounds of Bolesworth Castle, nestled in the Cheshire countryside and just 20 minutes from the historical city of Chester.
Bolesworth is rebranding - so look out for our amazing new look and come to one of our stands to find out more about what we do!
The Equerry Bolesworth International Horse Show will host International Show Jumping and Dressage alongside a packed line up of entertainment from June 12 to 16th. The most talented horses and riders from all over the globe, including the most successful British dressage rider in history Charlotte Dujardin OBE and legendary show jumping family the Whitakers, will be competing in the iconic International Arena, together with a full range of family entertainment, the finest hospitality and glamorous nightlife; all in one stunning location.
Love Shopping? - we have a huge range of Equestrian & Lifestyle stands open from 9am every day until approx 7pm close. Look out for our roving performers and musicians who will be adding to the atmosphere throughout the showground every day.
Family Fun Zone - Open on Saturday & Sunday from 9am - 6pm including Funfair, Pony Rides, Inflatables, Kids Games & Activities, Exotic Animals, Zorbs and Quad Bikes.
Our Ringside Club Boles will be open for food from 8am every day for Breakfast, with Pastries, Sandwiches & Salads available all day and Pizzas served from 12 Noon till 10pm every evening. Our premium bars will be open from 12 Noon every day until late, with Live Music and DJs performing every night.
Please note that only alcohol purchased onsite will be allowed, and strict ID checks will be in operation in all bars.
8.00am Owens Horseboxes National 5-year-old viewing trial
9.35am The Brooke National 6-year-old viewing trial
11.10am Brabners National 7-year-old viewing trial
Witness the worlds best dressage riders from across the globe. Charlotte Dujardin and her top ride Mount St John Freestyle will be making their debut this season at Bolesworth. This is the first time fans will get to see them in action since their dual bronze medal winning performance at WEG last September.
3.20pm Invitational Advanced Medium
4.40pm Small Tour Inter I Freestyle to Music
Learn from the best as Carl Hester gives a Dressage Demonstration with International judge Peter Storr. Find out how '80% has become the new 70%'
Enjoy an 80’s themed DJ where you can expect everything from Duran Duran to Bananarama and even a bit of Dexys Midnight Runners! Pizzas will be served till 10pm and our premium bars will be open till midnight.
SHOPPING VILLAGE - Our shopping village will be open with over 90 stands from 9am until 7pm approx
The first glimpse of the Showjumping Action which will kick off the weekend, featuring all the top riders including John, Michael & Ellen Whitaker, Shane Breen, Anthony Condon, Laura Kraut and many more!
Witness leading eventers go against the clock. Riders tackle show jumps and cross country fences in one round! Get up close and personal as riders tackle the course at speed! A 5* line up of event riders head to the first leg of the Cazenove Capital Eventing Grand Prix! Alex Hua Tian Eventing, Gemma Tattersall Eventing, Chris Burton, Louise Harwood and Bill Levett eventing are all part of the 2019 line up! With Captain Mark Phillips confirmed to build at what is now a three-leg Eventing Grand Prix with riders fighting for their place at the Grand Final at the TheraPlate UK Liverpool International Horse Show on Sunday 29th December!
Club Boles will come alive with an evening of live DJ’s and performers. The theme this year is White! Thursday’s White Party will be the night to dress to impress!
Shopping Village: Enjoy a huge range of over 90 equestrian & lifestyle stands from 9am - 7pm approx.
8.00am Horse & Country TV CSI Amateur 1.15m
9.30am Synetiq CSI Amateur Platinum 1.25m
11.10am Carden Arms CSI2* A 1.40m
2.00pm Watts Commercial Finance National 4-year-old Final
3.40pm Lord & Lady Equestrian CSI4* A 1.50m
Shopping Village - Enjoy over 90 lifestyle and equestrian stands open from 9am - 7pm (approx), with roving musicians and performers throughout the day.
The crowd favourite is returning, watch as riders and their horses clear the infamous red wall to crown the winner.
Witness a selection of top sport horse prospects in the Main International Arena.
Our Ibiza themed night in Club Boles will be one to remember - Former Celebrity Ibiza DJs - DJ Pete Walshe and DJ Brandon Block will be joined by live performers on the stage. Pizzas will be served till 10pm and our premium bars will be open till 1am.
Please note that only Alcohol purchased onsite will be allowed, and there will be strict ID checks at the bars.
9.00am Brown Shipley National 148cm
11.00am Taittinger CSI Amateur Bronze 1.15m
12.40pm John Oates Horseboxes CSI4* 1.45m
15.20pm Voltaire Design CSI2* A 1.45m Grand Prix
Shopping Village & Family Fun Zone - Open from 9am till 7pm approx
Fasten your seatbelts as riders and celebrity drivers take on a obstacle course against the clock.
Pony Club Musical Ride - 8pm (Approx) - Awarding winning presentation by the East Cheshire Pony Club
Bolesworth Brand Celebration - 8.30pm - You will see a big difference following the launch of our new Bolesworth Branding this week - we have a huge celebration planned for the Main Ring with some adrenalin fuelled action and live music!
Appearing at Bolesworth is Australian sensations ‘Furnace and the Fundamentals’ the party band of the year who are set to supercharge Club Boles. Pizzas will be served till 10pm, and our premium bars will be open till 1am.
9.15am CSI Amateur Platinum 1.25m
11.15am Horseware Ireland CSI4* B 1.45m
6.30pm Brown Shipley National 148cm
Future show jumping stars team up with the industry greats in a battle for the podium…feature fancy dress!
Live Performance by Opera Star Daisy Honeybunn - 3.15pm
The climax of the World Class Show Jumping at Bolesworth. Who will be crowned the winner?
Shopping Village, and Family Fun Zone Open from 9am till 7pm approx
Club Boles will be open from 8am with Breakfast, Pastries, Salads, Sandwiches and Pizzas all day till 7.30pm approx.