The Equestrian Sports Festival in Neuss awaits you from 25th - 27th may 2018!

The EQUITANA Open Air in Neuss manages to combine everything that makes the recreational rider’s pulse quicken: a celebration of riding as a leisure activity, a family event and a chance for horse enthusiasts from all over the place to meet up in North Rhine-Westphalia.
Over 40 000 horse enthusiasts visited this event with its unique combination of equestrian sport, information and entertainment – either as a spectator or participant in one of the countless competitions.

Variety is the name of the game!

The EQUITANA Open Air embraces the complete breadth of equestrian sports:
everybody is there, whether we are talking about Western riders, Icelandic pony enthusiasts, trail riders, pony fans, classical dressage riders, carriage drivers or true horsemen and women.
Rider and horse demonstrate their skills in several arenas. There are countless acts, breeds and styles of riding on show: colourful quadrilles, fast-paced sport, wonderful performances and informative training demonstrations. The EQUITANA Open Air has all this and more to offer.

So why not get involved!

The partner associations of the EQUITANA Open Air make it possible: see how you measure up to other riders in your region, learn more about the different disciplines and breeds. Fascinating and unusual competitions make your trip to the festival an experience you will never forget.

A shopping paradise!

Enjoy a stroll through our retail village where there are more than 200 exhibitors selling their products for horse and rider. You can buy anything from a halter to a complete stable block, from that stylish new pair of riding breeches to the latest horse trailer.

and when it gets round to evening ...

First-class entertainment is on offer free-of-charge on Saturday evening at the EQUITANA Open Air where you can enjoy a marvellous show and then party until the small hours. A highlight definitely not to be missed.

EQUITANA Open Air – The Equestrian Festival

Neuss Racecourse

EQUITANA Open Air Trailer