Guide to Watching Horse Shows
How to Watch Horse Shows and Rodeos
What to Wear
Local Horse Shows and Rodeos
Dress is the same as for any sporting event and suits the weather. Rodeo fans often wear cowboy or cowgirl boots and western hats.
Rated Horse Shows including Dressage and Show Jumping
What to wear to a high level horse show, well, depends on whether the nighttime or daytime and what type of show.
Many venues schedule shows on Friday and Saturday nights which usually means combining the event with dinner somewhere and therefore is a little dressier.
Watching polo on a Sunday afternoon is often combined with a fancy lunch and dressing for the occasion. A polo match at equestrian centric Wellington may entail large sunglasses, big hats, and small sundresses. Bleacher fans tend to more casual sporting dress.
History of Show Jumping
Whatever you wear, the best way to watch a horse show is to understand the background of the show. History of show jumping.