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          New at Flintfields Horse Park in 2020, the Traverse City Spring Horse Show presented by Turtle Creek Casino & Hotel will feature two weeks of hunter/jumper competition.

     The Great Lakes Equestrian Festival presented by Captive One Advisors returns this summer with six weeks of hunter/jumper Competition.


The iconic American Gold Cup is making it’s move to Traverse City in 2020, with three weeks of Hunter/Jumper Competition, August 26th – September 13th.

Adequan®/FEI North American Youth Championships (NAYC)

The Great Lakes Equestrian Festival (GLEF), presented by CaptiveOne Advisors, LLC, is thrilled to announce that the Adequan®/FEI North American Youth Championships (NAYC) will be held concurrently with the series’ final week for the first time in 2021 and will return to Flintfields Horse Park in 2022.

COVID-19 Protocols

Our team’s top priority is the saftey of all exhibitors and competitors. This being said we have developed guidelines and protocols for 2020 to ensure our success in this goal.


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Latest results from Flintfields Horse Park, updates on the upcomming season, local Traverse City news and much more!


Don’t miss a minute of all the action at Flintfields Horse Park in Traverse City, Michigan! Stream competitions live from the International Ring and much more including the latest winning rounds, interviews with some of the sport’s top athletes and videos of all the many things to do and see in the Grand Traverse Region.

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Horse Showing Made Easy

From getting to Northern Michigan to deciding where to stay, what to eat and what to do, our team at Traverse City Horse Shows has partnered with Grand Traverse Resort and Spa, Turtle Creek Casino & Hotel and Traverse City Tourism to make your experience as enjoyable as possible.  

Named one of the best small town travel destinations by Trip Advisor, Traverse City provides an unmatched destination for any sporting event. The mild climate, endless summer activities, superb dining, waterfront lodging options and breathtaking landscape make this area and the venue a favorite amongst exhibitors and spectators alike.

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Our greatest appreciation to all our 2020 Great Lakes Equestrian Festival partners!

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