Pacific Spirit Horse Show

August 24 to September 5, 2016

Showcasing various disciplines of equestrian sport, the Pacific Spirit Horse Show is proud to offer a blend of entertainment and competition in the Agrodome over 12 days of the annual Fair at the PNE.

Shows change daily so please make sure to check what shows are featured on the days you visit the Fair!

August 20 to 23

4-H Festival

August 24

Canadian Horse Extravaganza
Come celebrate Canada’s National Horse! From dressage and driving to a six horse quadrille team, Canadian Horse owners from around the province have come together to showcase the amazing versatility of Canada’s best kept secret! Visit the barns to meet the horses and learn more about the National Horse of Canada and its status as a critically endangered breed.

August 25 to 28

Draft Team Invitational
Teams from BC and Washington will show their hitches of six and four horses. Once the primary means of completing farm and field tasks, these majestic giants are now here to entertain the crowds both in the arena and in their stalls in the barns. Always a crowd favorite, be sure to see the 6 horse hitch competitions on August 27 and 28!

August 27

Horse Council of British Columbia Horse Day
A special event brought together by the PNE and HCBC to educate the public about horses and the opportunities available for enjoying all that they have to offer. Please check their website for details on demonstrations and exhibits offered.

August 30 to September 2

HCBC Heritage Qualifier Show **Third Year**
The PNE is honored to be a part of the BC Heritage Circuit again this year and is excited to provide our venue for competitors to show in a unique atmosphere while obtaining points to the 2017 Heritage Finals!

August 31 to September 2

Indoor Eventing
A rare chance to watch or compete in an eventing competition held entirely indoors! This 3 phase event is typically comprised of dressage, stadium jumping and an outdoor cross country course but we’ve decided to bring the cross country course inside! A unique course designed with a combination of cross country and stadium jumps and timed for a face paced, thrilling event. This competition gives eventing competitors a chance to show their stuff in an urban environment and is bound to please the crowds!

September 2 to 5

Junior Amateur Jumping
Coined as the best end of summer fun Jumper show for the competitors and as a crowd favorite show, this show offers 4 days packed with non-stop jumping. Classes range in height from 3’ to 3’6 as well as nightly fun classes such as Points Choice, Obstacles in Line and the ever entertaining Dog and Pony class which pairs a dog over an agility course against a horse over a jump course! This competition offers great prize money and prizes, an outstanding venue and of course, mini donuts!


Please mail entries to:
Pacific National Exhibition
Attn: Agriculture – Pacific Spirit Horse Show
2901 East Hastings Street
Vancouver, BC V5K 5J1

For more information or assistance with entries please contact the Entry Office at 604-252-3581.