Land Rover Horse of the Year
The annual Land Rover Horse of the Year show is New Zealand’s premier equestrian competition, featuring a range of horse and rider combinations from multiple disciplines. With over 1600 riders and 1800 horses competing for lucrative titles and prize money the show is a feature on all equestrian calendars.
Of course, the show is almost as famous for its shopping as its sport, with over 150 trade sites including a lifestyle stalls catering to the whole family.
The sites span a wide range of equestrian, food, fashion, home and lifestyle and more. With such a diverse audience and engaged customers, many local companies choose the event to showcase their wares.
From VIP events, corporate hospitality options, endless shopping opportunities and top level equestrian competition, there really is something for everyone!
Economically the event contributes more than $12 million GDP, so it isn’t just stallholders who benefit: numerous local businesses see the effect that HOY has on the region.