Night of the Horse, presented by Mary’s Tack and Feed, is an action packed, rootin’ tootin’ way to kick of the 2018 Del Mar National Horse show. Bring family and friends to cheer and stomp as horsemen and horsewomen from the United States and Canada dazzle you with daring feats and beauty during this unique musical equestrian theatrical performance.
Night of the Horse has waited in line for four years to bring this spectacular horseman from the land down under to Del Mar and you’ll see why.
He’s the only cowboy in the country who Roman Rides a liberty team comprised of four horses and a pony! Dan has wowed audiences throughout North America, Australia, and Japan as he pushes the limits of horsemanship and entertainment with his exhilarating liberty and Roman Riding performances.
Dan won “Way of the Horse” at the prestigious Equitana Asia Pacific and the coveted “Road to the Horse International Colt Starting World Championship.”
Don’t miss him in Del Mar!
Flags flying in the wind, hooves thundering into the arena the Canadian Cowgirls burst into the arena with a presence that has brought audiences across Canada and the United States to their feet!
Acclaimed for their musical performances of precision riding, stunning costumes, dangerous and daring maneuvers, this elite rodeo-style drill team of Canadian Cowgirls has been named Best Mounted unit at the Calgary Stampede, Kentucky Derby Pegasus parade and the Indy 500.
A huge Del Mar favorite returns by popular demand! Bobby, his fearless American Mustangs, and dogs, will make you laugh until the tears run down your cheeks. And the horse-lover in you will thrill at what this cowboy has done with Mustangs adopted from the wild.
And let us not overlook Bobby the poet, who writes and delivers a poem for each of the Mustangs he rides. It will take seconds for you to understand why Bobby is back in Del Mar!
Prepare to fall in love with Bobby, his dogs and horses, just like everyone else!
The Peruvian Pasos
Horses of Christopher Columbus and the Conquistadores, these magnificent horses were declared a Cultural Heritage of Peru. The Peruvian Pasos are one of the smoothest riding horses in the world. Their shared culture with the Incas will be on full display in a colorful, musical, magnificent ride. Culture, geography and horsemanship at their very finest!
AND THERE’S MORE!!!
You can be view this action-packed show with a gourmet dinner and wine selections from ringside dinner boxes, or join the all-out fun and frolic in the bleachers as people stomp their feet and clap their hands!
You don’t need to be a horse lover to attend but you may leave as one!