Festival of British Eventing

The Festival of British Eventing (4-6 August 2023) is held at Gatcombe Park each summer and incorporates the British open, intermediate and novice championships, as well as The Corinthian Cup amateur championship and a Retraining of Racehorses championship.

Olivia Wilmot riding ZEBEDEE DE FOJA at the Festival of British Eventing

As well as the prestigious eventing championships, Gatcombe is hosting a Burghley young event horse qualifier, an arena eventing competition and Pony Club showjumping, enabling riders of all ages to experience the special atmosphere of the Festival of British Eventing.

Gatcombe is the home of the Princess Royal and spectators can enjoy the beautiful parkland bowl during this weekend of top class eventing. There is also extensive shopping village, with a wide range of food outlets, plus arena attractions providing entertainment for all the family.

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