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Where is Feria del Caballo in Spain?

What is Jerez Feria del Caballo?

  • The heritage of horse breeding culminates in the annual festival of the horses, Feria del Caballo, celebrated in Jerez every year in May. Although fairs have taken place in Jerez since the Middle Ages, it was the Domecq family of sherry fame, which initiated the fair in 1955 as it is today.

What is the Andalucía horse fair?

  • The horse has a prominent place in the story of Andalucía and it is a story that is celebrated with tremendous gusto every May in Jerez, the city at the very centre of Spanish horsemanship. Click here to get dates for the next Jerez Horse Fair.

What is Feria?

  • It is currently the largest PRE show outside of Spain. With other horse shows on the decline in recent years, Feria has continued to grow, increasing its show schedule to two shows (Spring and Fall) during the past few years. Both the Spring and Fall shows are held at the Industry Hills Expo Center in City of Industry in Southern California.

What is Feria del Caballo in Jerez?What is Feria del Caballo in Jerez?

Each spring, the beautiful Spanish city of Jerez de la Frontera celebrates its most popular and highly anticipated festival. Feria del Caballo, their annual horse fair, brings the entire city to the gargantuan Gonzalo Hontoria Fairgrounds, where the finest horses of Jerez show off their moves.

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What to do in Feria del Caballo?What to do in Feria del Caballo?

During Feria del Caballo you can watch cowboy and classical dressage, riding competitions and polo, but the highlight is the parade of carriages, also known as enganches. English, Hungarian, Russian and Spanish style carriages, richly decorated, are paraded around the park and the along the streets.

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What is Feria?What is Feria?

It is currently the largest PRE show outside of Spain. With other horse shows on the decline in recent years, Feria has continued to grow, increasing its show schedule to two shows (Spring and Fall) during the past few years. Both the Spring and Fall shows are held at the Industry Hills Expo Center in City of Industry in Southern California.

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What is the Andalucía horse fair?What is the Andalucía horse fair?

The horse has a prominent place in the story of Andalucía and it is a story that is celebrated with tremendous gusto every May in Jerez, the city at the very centre of Spanish horsemanship. Click here to get dates for the next Jerez Horse Fair.