EQUITANA's large show arena is located in Hall 5. Here it's all about sitting back, letting yourself be enchanted and learning from the professionals. Experience the best horse show in the world, the Hop Top Show, or expand your knowledge at one of the numerous training evenings.
The jewel of the world fair - in the evening after the fair closes, the best artists of the international show business and the biggest stars of the top-class sports take the stage in the show hall.
Hop Top Show
This is the home of the HOP TOP SHOW, the most spectacular horse show in the world: a masterpiece of fantasy, musical, horsemanship, light and sound effects within the framework of EQUITANA - World Equestrian Fair.
The best artists from the international show business and top equestrian athletes will stage emotional milestones with new show numbers in the HOP TOP SHOW, thrilling their audiences.
The training evenings, in which the top stars of the scene have been sharing their knowledge in a 2-hour show for many years, also take place in our show arena.
Every EQUITANA year we welcome world stars who give us exclusive insights into their daily training routine.
Liberty Stars live
powered by BONDA RANCH
Thursday, 09. März 2023, 19:30 Uhr
Kenzie Dysli, Julia Steinbrecher, Tanja Riedinger and Emilia Schlotterbeck: the freedom specialists give exclusive insights into their training methods for the first time.
Uta Gräf & Andi Kreuzer live
präsentiert von SATTLEREI DRESCH
Monday, 13. März 2023, 19:30 Uhr
Dressage rider Uta Gräf and show jumper Andi Kreuzer: For the first time, the two top trainers show the common basics for successful riding horse training.
Frédéric Pignon & Magali Delgado live
Tuesday, 14. März 2023, 19:30 Uhr
High school and freedom dressage at world class level: Experience the show stars from France live - with special guest Linda Tellington-Jones!
Do you have questions or need help?
Our Customer Service Center will be happy to answer any general questions you may have.
+49 211 90191-201
Mon. - Thu.: 08:30am – 4:30pm
Fri.: 08:30am – 3:30pm
Arrival and Opening Hours
Exhibition Centre Essen
Daily 10:00 - 18:30
last day 10:00 - 18:00