Canterbury Showplace |
Horse Shows & Events |Newberry, FL
Dressage | Western Dressage | Barrel Racing |
Reining | Halter
Canterbury Showplace, a beautiful equestrian center
near Gainesville, FL, is home to
some of Florida's finest horse shows. The facilities
host a variety of events throughout the year including
dressage, eventing, and barrel racing. Favorite
events include the Spring Driving Extravaganza, 4H
Open All Breed Show, and multiple shows sponsored by
Horse Shows in the Park.
The quality of Canterbury Showplace jumps and courses
bring equestrians from all over the nation coming to compete
Full Service Facility
Canterbury Showplace is also a full service facility for local horse owners and people wanting to learn to ride. People can bring their horses to Canterbury to ride around the beautiful facilities. There is also schooling available to teach everything from
cross country to show jumping.
If you travel long distances for training or events,
there is RV camping available plus ]many
Horse clubs in the area can rent out Canterbury spaces for their own training and competitions.
Canterbury has made many improvements through the
years to make the riding experience better for
riders and competitors.
All Weather Show Rings
The show rings are designed to be useable in
all types of weather, including heavy rainfalls.
A new footing has been installed on several of
the rings making it safe to ride on even after a
Florida rain storm.
Covered Arena | Clubhouse
Canterbury Showplace's covered arena provides
seating for more than 2,000 spectators along with a first-rate
clubhouse with show office and celebration area.
Additionally, there are
three outdoor rings and five show barns with 200
holding stalls. All of these features make the Canterbury Showplace
a top equine show place in the United States.