Equestfest presented by Wells Fargo is a family-friendly event showcasing many of the equestrian units that will participate in the Rose Parade on New Year’s Day. This year marks the 25th annual Equestfest and the 125th Rose Parade. Beautiful horses and talented riders perform drills and dances, and demonstrate trick riding and roping. Attendees can shop in the vendor court, stroll through the stables, talk to the riders, learn about the various tack and the many different breeds. Great music as well as food and beverage concessions are also on site.
Equestfest will take place at the Los Angeles Equestrian Center, located at 480 Riverside Dr., Burbank, on December 29. Gates open at 10:30 a.m. and the 2 hour show begins at “High Noon” in the Equidome, rain or shine. In addition to the live show, Equestfest will feature an extensive vendor court where attendees are able to purchase merchandise and crafts, as well as enjoy a beer in the Budweiser Beer Garden in honor of their Clydesdales returning to the Rose Parade.
Advance tickets are available through Sharp Seating Company for $15 general admission (children 5 and under are free) or $35 box seats (includes gift bag). Tickets may also be purchased at the venue beginning at 10 a.m. on the day of the event, pending availability.
Parking is available at the venue for $5 per vehicle.