Wellington International, 3400 Equestrian Club Drive Wellington, FL 33414
2024 dates coming soon!
Not only is the Winter Equestrian Festival one of the largest annual sporting events in The Palm Beaches, but it’s also the longest-running equestrian event in the world. It attracts national and international athletes competing for prizes, readying for the Olympics, or beginning careers in equestrian.
Wellington International is open to spectators Wednesday to Sunday between January 4 and April 2, 2023. In case you can’t make it in person, you can still see the show jumping via live stream. Check out the full WEF schedule here.
Wellington International is an equestrian venue known throughout the world. The Center encompasses a total of 500 acres and the competition arenas alone cover 80 acres. In all there are 18 arenas, and the main International Arena is surrounded by stadium and box seating as well as hospitality pavilions. The main grounds house more than 250 permanent equine stalls, horse trails, pedestrian paths, golf cart tracks, and dedicated shopping areas.
Coinciding with the Winter Equestrian Festival is Palm Beach Polo Season, held nearby at the National Polo Center. This season, spectators may still revel in the celebrated Sunday Brunch, and take in some polo too. Host city Wellington, isn’t just about the horses, spend an entire day at the Wellington Environmental Preserve, featuring nature trails, a six-story observation tower and, of course, an equestrian trail.