July 24th, 2012~ Aiken, SC based Equus Events is gearing up for it’s second annual Atlanta Summerfest Show series taking place August 16th-19th and 23rd-26th at beautiful Chattahoochee Hills (Bouckaert Farms) in Fairburn, GA. Well known in the eventing world, Chatt Hills will host the 2012 USEA American Eventing Championships in September and is owned by eventer Carl Bouckaert who will be competing for Belgium on the Equestrian 3 day event team at the 2012 London Olympic Games.
The facility boast an over 8000 acre equestrian paradise filled with established pastures, lakes, and woodlands with ample room to ride all located along the Chattahoochee River. “The footing is fantastic and the stabling is exceptional”, said show manager JP Godard. “We are looking forward to being back this year”. The show itself holds a USEF “A” rating and will feature a $10,000 Open Jumper Classic each week and a USHJA National Hunter Derby week 1. As always, Equus Events will offer up some of the south’s finest hospitality hosting exhibitor’s parties each week as well as daily hospitality.
Entries close for the Atlanta Summerfest August 2nd, but stalls are already almost sold out. Please contact Equus Events as soon as possible if you plan to attend. A few sponsorship opportunities are also still available. Please contact Megan Godard at 803-643-5698 or Megan@equusevents.com.
Other upcoming horse show dates to remember-
Aiken Fall Festival I and II
September 6-9 and 13-16 2012
Harvest Classic (NEW SHOW!)