WESTPORT, Conn. Equestrian enthusiasts will converge on the Fairfield County Hunt Club in Westport, beginning June 19, for the annual June Horse Show.
The five-day event features hundreds of competitions for riders, and will showcase competitors from across the country. According to the Fairfield County Hunt Club, the event is rated "AA," and considered one of the most prestigious shows in the country.
The event benefits the EQUUS Foundation , an organization dedicated to improving the quality of life of horses, promoting the use of horses to enrich the lives of those in need, and educating the public about the horse's unique ability to empower, teach and heal.
Admission to the shows and competitions are free and open to the public. Boutique shopping will also be available onsite, along with food and beverage offerings throughout each day.
And June 23, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., families will find complimentary pony rides and face painting, so dont leave the kids at home.
More details regarding events are available on the Fairfield County Hunt Club website .
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