Event program

EQUITANA creates unforgettable moments and offers an experience for equestrian fans from every sector and every discipline.

9. - 15. March 2023
Exhibition Centre Essen


here you will find an overview of the daily program in all rings and forums



Theme Days

Experience a different horseworld every day at EQUITANA! Here you can find an overview of the theme days.

Cups & Competitions

Fast-paced, elegant, precise and creative - experience the diverse cups and competitions at the World Equestrian Show!

Live Training

Nowhere else does so much expertise and concentrated knowledge about horses meet as here. Learn a little from the best in the world.

Exhibitor program

Admire the unique variety of horses, breeds and riding styles every day at the World Equestrian Show - up close and personal!


Webstar Convention

Numerous web stars and celebrities make the visit an experience for the young audience. On site, you have the chance to meet your star in person.

Kids Program

Great program for the little horse lovers! Painting and crafts, pony rides, participatory theater and much more make the day a real highlight for the kids!

FN Program

For many years, the German Equestrian Federation (FN) has been a partner of EQUITANA and presents top-class training demonstrations every day.

Health Forum

Continuing education is a top priority here: in the Health Forum in Hall 1, there will be all-day lectures on the topics of health, hoof care and shoeing, feeding and equine diseases.

Veterinary Show

Dr. Ende, the veterinarian and horse lover with a passion, will be showing everything worth knowing about equine anatomy and health in his veterinary teaching show in Hall 1.

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Service hours:

Mon. - Thu.: 08:30am – 4:30pm
Fri.: 08:30am – 3:30pm

Arrival and Opening Hours

9. - 15. March 2023

Exhibition Centre Essen

Messeplatz 1

45131 Essen


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