Equestrian Festival

12.-14. August 2022
Maimarktgelände Mannheim

Outside and right in the middle: Be part of Germany's largest festival all about horses

For riders, horse lovers and all those who want to become one: Look forward to an incomparable combination of trade fair, live training and show with numerous cups and competitions. EQUITANA Open Air combines knowledge, entertainment and shopping opportunities in the open air like no other event and rightly has a fixed place in the calendar of every horse fan. It brings people together across disciplines for the love of horses, promotes the exchange of ideas and the further development of sport, breeding and horse keeping.

1000 Horses&Riders
5 Riding areas
190 Programme highlights
100 Exhibitors

Highlights of EQUITANA Open Air Mannheim

Cups and competitions

Whether show, baroque or bridleless - as part of EQUITANA Open Air, numerous riders compete in a wide variety of cups. Together with numerous partner associations, we are turning the exhibition grounds into Germany's most diverse showground.

Exchange and networking

For numerous exhibitors, breeders and trainers, the event is firmly anchored in the calendar. Here you will meet customers, partners and interested parties directly! Look forward to the opportunity for personal exchange and networking within the equestrian industry.

Spectacular show events

Not only our daytime shows are well-known and popular, but also our evening shows: Whether spectacular at EQUITANA Open Air @night or a whole evening provided with fascinating training tips - a visit is worthwhile right up to the last minute.

Exhibition and shopping

Always up to date and always on the pulse of time. The exhibitor area combines shopping and information in one place. From innovative new products to upcoming horse trends, everything that makes the heart of a horse fan beat faster can be found here.

Quotes from the Stars

The EQUITANA Open Air Mannheim is a great enrichment for the region. It could become a new attraction for equestrian enthusiasts. I find it really enjoyable and feel totally at home here.

Uta Gräf
successful Grand Prix rider from Kirchheimbolanden and state coach of the Para dressage riders

We take care of your safety

Comprehensive hygiene concept for safe trade fair participation

Digital Goody Bag

For Exhibitors

Filled to the brim with exciting incentives, the digital goody bag promotes your products and services on visitors' smartphones.

For Visitors

Exclusive goodies and great promotions are waiting for you in our Digital Goody Bag. Simply collect, redeem and benefit!

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Customer Service

+49 211 90191-201 (Visitors)

+49 211 90191-405 (Exhibitors)



Service Hours:

Monday - Thursday 08:30 – 16:30
Friday 08:30 – 15:30


Here you will find the right contact person for your enquiry!

Arrival and Opening Hours

12. - 14. August 2022

Maimarktgelände Mannheim
Xaver-Fuhr-Straße 101
D-68163 Mannheim

Opening Hours:
Fri - Sun:  10:00 - 19:00