On March 29, the $500,000 FTI Consulting Finale Grand Prix CSI 5* will take to the Palm Beach International Equestrian Center, bringing to an end one of largest and most comprehensive horse shows in America. The 12-week FTI Consulting Winter Equestrian Festival attracts the best in jumper and hunter riders from around the world—riders from 30 countries and 49 states will represent their national and state colors this year—competing for more than $8 million in prize money in selection trials and qualifier events for the FEI World Cup Finals and the Olympic Games.
The culmination of this 12-week horse show marathon and congregation of talent will come to the ring March 29 at 8 p.m. for the $500,000 FTI Consulting Finale Grand Prix CSI 5*. After a season that saw an FEI World Cup Grand Prix qualifier, the WCHR Hunter Spectacular and the FEI Nations Cup as well as the concurrent Adequan Global Dressage Festival the Finale Grand Prix will be the highest purse of 2014’s WEF, with tight competition taking the ring.
- Gates open at 7 p.m.
- Family-friendly, the kid zone will be open with a bounce house, a petting zoo, pony rides, a Venetian carousel, face painting and more.
- General admission is free, with a $20 parking free open vehicle.
- For more information, visit equestriansport.com.