Equestrian Festival

Will take place again after EQUITANA 2025
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.

500 Horses&Riders
5 Riding areas
190 Programme highlights
110 Exhibitors

Highlights of EQUITANA Open Air Mannheim

Stars, participants and trainer

For the stars and trainers of the equestrian scene, the date of EQUITANA Open Air is firmly fixed in the calendar. You can meet the following participants on site and take valuable tips home with you.


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.

Education: Learn from the best

With us you will find concentrated expert knowledge on every main topic. Demonstrations and exclusive riding lessons from the current stars of the equestrian scene await you all day long!


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.

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

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