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Join the PNHS Foundation in “Enriching Lives Through Equestrian Sport”

Join the PNHS Foundation in “Enriching Lives Through Equestrian Sport”

Become a Pennsylvania National Horse Show Sponsor Today! The 2024 Pennsylvania National Horse Show is already rapidly approaching, and now is your chance to be a part of it! As a sponsor of the 78th annual show, to be held October 10-20, 2024, at the PA Farm Show Complex in Harrisburg, PA, you can join […]

Pennsylvania National Horse Show Foundation Elects New Member and Officers to Board

Pennsylvania National Horse Show Foundation Elects New Member and Officers to Board

Harrisburg, PA – The Pennsylvania National Horse Show Foundation appointed new officers and elected Nick Haness as a new member of the Foundation’s Board of Directors during the group’s annual meeting on March 11, 2024. Remaining at the helm of the board as Chairman is Max Hempt, who was elected to the position in 2022. […]

Enter Your Artwork in the 2024 PNHS Art Contest – And Win a Cash Prize! 

Enter Your Artwork in the 2024 PNHS Art Contest – And Win a Cash Prize! 

Calling all artists! The Pennsylvania National Horse Show is now accepting high-quality artwork submissions for the 2024 official poster and program cover. In addition to the honor of being featured on both the program and collectible poster, the winning artist will receive a $1,000 cash prize! Four honorable mention entries will also receive awards and be featured in the program. […]

Meet the 2023 PNHS Program Cover Artist, Susan DiFelice!

Meet the 2023 PNHS Program Cover Artist, Susan DiFelice!

Susan DiFelice, a North Carolina native, is a lifelong equestrian and the 2023 Pennsylvania National Horse Show cover artist. Susan holds her USDF Bronze Medal and is a certified ARIA instructor. Out of the saddle, Susan is a professional illustrator, graphic designer, and web developer for large corporations and equestrian businesses. Susan first visited PNHS […]

The Countdown to the PA National Horse Show Has Already Begun!

The Countdown to the PA National Horse Show Has Already Begun!

It feels like just yesterday that we were onsite at the 2023 Pennsylvania National Horse Show, so it’s hard to believe that we are already counting down to this year’s 78th annual edition! As we look forward to returning to the PA Farm Show Complex from October 10-20, 2024, here are just a few of […]

Pennsylvania National Horse Show Foundation Donates Record Amount to 2023 Grant Recipients

Pennsylvania National Horse Show Foundation Donates Record Amount to 2023 Grant Recipients

Harrisburg, PA – Each year, the Pennsylvania National Horse Show (PNHS) Foundation makes grants available to therapeutic riding and equine rescue organizations. Now, the success of the 77th annual Pennsylvania National Horse Show – held in October 2023 – has allowed the Foundation to make its largest grant contributions to date, awarding more than $75,000 […]

Joe Alfano, Dr. Csaba Magassy and McLain Ward Inducted into Pennsylvania National Horse Show Hall of Fame

Joe Alfano, Dr. Csaba Magassy and McLain Ward Inducted into Pennsylvania National Horse Show Hall of Fame

Harrisburg, PA – The Pennsylvania National Horse Show proudly inducted Joe Alfano, Csaba Magassy and McLain Ward into the PNHS Hall of Fame, sponsored by The Wheeler Family, during this year’s horse show, held October 12-22, at the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex in Harrisburg, PA. Since 2013, and thanks to the support of The Wheeler […]

Five New Penn National Jumper Champions Named to Conclude 2023 Pennsylvania National Horse Show

Five New Penn National Jumper Champions Named to Conclude 2023 Pennsylvania National Horse Show

Harrisburg, PA – The 2023 Pennsylvania National Horse Show came to a close on Sunday, October 22, with the Penn National Jumper Championships marking the conclusion of 11 days of top-caliber hunter, jumper and equitation competition in Harrisburg, PA. Throughout the day on Saturday, October 21, and Sunday, October 22, at the Pennsylvania Farm Show […]

Maggie King Crowned the Winner in USEF/NCEA Junior Hunter Seat Medal Final – East

Maggie King Crowned the Winner in USEF/NCEA Junior Hunter Seat Medal Final – East

Harrisburg, PA –Thirty-five aspiring collegiate equestrians took on the United States Equestrian Federation/National Collegiate Equestrian Association Junior Hunter Seat Medal Final – East on Sunday, October 22, at the Pennsylvania National Horse Show, and at the end of three phases, Maggie King of Spring, TX, emerged victorious.   All of the junior competitors in the […]

Emilie Beasley and Debonair are Best in Children’s Hunters, Presented by Marshall & Sterling

Emilie Beasley and Debonair are Best in Children’s Hunters, Presented by Marshall & Sterling

The Grand Children’s Hunter Championship, presented by Marshall & Sterling, is going home to Virginia with Emilie Beasley and her winning mount, Debonair. Beasley and her 10-year-old Hanoverian kicked things off in the Children’s Hunters 15-17 with a win in the over fences on Friday, October 20, and they returned on Saturday to only better […]