It’s Day Three at WIHS! Come out for Children’s and Adult Jumper Championships and more!


Day Three at the 65th Annual Washington International Horse Show features the Children’s and Adult Jumper Championships presented by MARS Equestrian™, Amateur-Owner Hunters, Junior/Amateur Jumpers, and the FEI 90-second Training, the first time the international horses will get their introduction to The Show Place Arena.

  • Come out and enjoy the show! Daytime admission is free.
  • WIHS will be streamed live on USEF Network. Use code WIHS2023 for a free fan membership,

WIHS opening day competition included High Performance and Green Hunters, the WIHS Regional Finals, and the Children’s and Adult Hunter Welcome class with Khloe McSwain and As Ever winning the $2,500 WIHS Children’s Hunter Welcome. Shawn McMillen Photography.

Savannah Shaver and Bon Temps won the WIHS Regional Hunter Finals (Horses) on Monday. With ringmaster Steve Rector, trainer Brett Shear-Heyman, WIHS Regional and Special Events Manager, Lara McPherson, and WIHS President Vicki Lowell. Shawn McMillen Photography

Read WIHS Regional Wrap Release

Read Monday’s Daily Competition Newsletter, with show results, photo galleries, videos and more!

It’s all about speed on Thursday’s Military Night presented by Boeing! 

  • Half off tickets for US Military and First Responders. Buy tickets on, or at The Show Place Arena box office, while supplies last.

Military Night events include the FEI $78,000 International Jumping Speed Final with split-second timing, plus:

  • Army vs. Navy barrel racing
  • WIHS Shetland Pony Steeplechase Championship finals
  • Returning to WIHS this year, internationally renowned master horseman, Australian Guy McLean, and his team of liberty horses

Look for the American flag jump for TAPS on Military Night to help raise funds for Tragedy Assistance Program for Survivors, the WIHS Military Charity since 2010.


Military Night’s Army vs. Navy barrel racing competition will bring out pro barrel racers, local racers, and show jumpers to run the barrels.

What’s in the pink boxes winning riders are holding as they leave the ring? A familiar sight in the Delta Winner’s Circle with the ribbons and trophies, the pink boxes hold delicious Georgetown Cupcakes, traditionally given to all WIHS champions. Photo Alden Corrigan Media

Stop by Equine Fine Arts located at the back of the arena to make a $75 donation to FETCH a Cure, and receive a photo shoot with your horse and the option to buy digital images or prints. Photo by Toby Kelly


WIHS runs today through Sunday. Daily admission is free. Don’t miss five-star international jumping competition on Thursday, Friday and Saturday nights. Tickets available on Photo by Toby Kelly

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Show Location
The Show Place Arena, Prince George’s Equestrian Center
14900 Pennsylvania Avenue
Upper Marlboro, Maryland 20772

  • Free Parking

Join Us!
65th Annual Washington International Horse Show CSI5*-W
October 23-29, 2023
The Show Place Arena, Prince George’s Equestrian Center, Upper Marlboro, MD
Tickets available on

About Washington International Horse Show

Established in 1958, the Washington International Horse Show is one of North America’s most prestigious, competitive, and entertaining equestrian events. Highlights include the $406,000 Longines FEI Jumping World Cup™ Washington CSI5*-W for the President’s Cup, the WIHS Equitation Finals and Children’s and Adult Hunter and Jumper Championships, plus popular community and charity events, including WIHS Kids’ Day and Barn Night. WIHS is an official USEF Heritage Competition, and a 501(c)(3) nonprofit charitable organization. For more information, visit
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WIHS is an official USEF Heritage Competition, and holds the highest rating,  CSI5*-W, awarded by the Fédération Equestre Internationale, as well as a US Equestrian 6* Jumpers and  Premier Hunters. It is recognized by the US Hunter Jumper Association, Maryland Horse Show Association, and Virginia Horse Show Association. WIHS is a 501(c)(3) non-profit charitable organization.