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March 17, 2020

Virginia Horse Center Announces Two-Week Closure As Precautionary Measure

Lexington, Virginia

The Virginia Horse Center Board of Directors has elected to close the facility temporarily due to the Covid-19 pandemic. For additional information, please read the Press Release HERE

March 12, 2020

Virginia Horse Center CEO John Nicholson Issues Statement Regarding Coronavirus

Lexington, Virginia

The Virginia Horse Center is currently continuing to adhere to its full schedule of events. To read more, please read the recently released statement HERE

February 28, 2020

Virginia Horse Center's Economic Impact Delivers $94.9 Million to Commonwealth in 2019

Lexington, Virginia

The Virginia Horse Center is pleased to announce that an economic impact study performed by Chmura Economics & Analytics demonstrates the vast economic impact of the Virginia Horse Center. According to the report, operations and capital spending, organization of events and visitors to all VHC events by the VHC were responsible for $94.9 million in economic activity, supporting 896 jobs. You may read more HERE in the press release.

By admin | February 24, 2020 | Comments Off on

George Williams and Brooks Cushman Join the Virginia Horse Center Foundation Board

By admin | October 23, 2019 | Comments Off on George Williams and Brooks Cushman Join the Virginia Horse Center Foundation Board

Lexington, Virginia, The Virginia Horse Center Foundation (VHCF) is pleased to announce the addition of George Williams and Brooks Cushman to the Board of Directors. Download the Press Release here. George Williams is a highly accomplished International Grand Prix competitor who is widely renowned in his field. He is a US Team member, former president…

Virginia Horse Center Plans State-of-the-Art Riding Arena

By admin | May 10, 2019 | Comments Off on Virginia Horse Center Plans State-of-the-Art Riding Arena

The press release is available to read at the links below. National Horseman Attwood Equestrian Surfaces eurodressage.com

VHSA Annual Meeting and Convention

By admin | October 20, 2017 | Comments Off on VHSA Annual Meeting and Convention

2017 VHSA Convention & Annual Meeting The Convention and Annual Meeting will be held at the Homestead the first weekend in December. All of the Registration Forms and detailed information is available on the VHSA Website, under News, then click on Convention on the drop down window. Please take note that we will be offering…

Virginia Horse Center Plans State-of-the-Art Riding Arena

The press release is available to read at the links below.

Lexington, Virginia — The Virginia Horse Center Foundation announces the appointment of five new members to its Board of Directors, as they join the full slate of officers and board members for fiscal year 2018/2019. Joining the Board of Directors are Judith Heisley Bishop, Roxanne Booth, Steve Meadows, Lynn Rice and Jeffry Sterba.

“We are very excited to welcome these five individuals. They each bring a unique set of perspectives from their experience with different disciplines as equine professionals, owners or amateur competitors and from those gained as professionals outside of the horse world,” said Gardner Bloemers, President of the Board.