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Festival of Eventing August Horse Trials

Start Date:August 13, 2021

End Date: August 15, 2021

Location:5491 South Road, VT, United States

Event Open:June 29, 2021

Event Close:July 27, 2021

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Please send all missing paperwork via email to Jill@gmhainc.org


Wednesday, August 11, 2021

  – Arrive early and school over courses by our Festival SJ designer, Chris Barnard!  CLICK HERE to enter, or contact Kelly Cyr at kelly@gmhainc.org

(Stabling can be added to your Festival entry…ask Jill about this ;-))


Riders, Coaches, Grooms, Volunteers and Parents….please follow requirements from the VT ACCD website regarding cross-state travel before attending GMHA events.  The site is very informative and can be found by clicking here:


USEA/USEF Sanctioned Competition #2177



Intermediate through Beginner Novice

  • Friday:  All Novice divisions & Open Beginner Novice One-Day Event + Intermediate and FEI Dressage
  • Saturday:  FEI &  Intermediate Show Jumping +  Prelim,  Training, Beginner Novice Rider, & Jr. Beginner Novice Dressage and Show Jumping
  • Sunday: FEI – Intermediate – Preliminary – Training – Beginner Novice (Rider & Jr. Divisions) Cross-Country

Festival Sponsorship Opportunities

Join us in supporting the 2021 Festival of Eventing August Horse Trials.  Click here for our Sponsorship Brochure or ask for Bruce Perry at (802) 457-1509, Bruce@gmhainc.org


Only COMPLETE entries will be accepted via mail or online through www.EventEntries.com.  Incomplete entries after the closing date will incur a $30 fee.  $50 late fee for entries accepted after closing date (subject to availability). Non-compete horses not permitted. See USEA Omnibus listing for complete details.

Awards Note:

Awards will be available for pick-up “only” during show hours.  A separate tent outside of the show office will house the awards for you to pick up and sign out.  Exception:  If prize money is awarded, it will be mailed after a W-9 has been completed prior to leaving the show grounds.

Official Show Photographer:  Flatlandsfoto


Entries Open:  June 29, 2021

Entries Close:  July 27, 2021

FEI Entries Close:  August 3rd (for 2* & 3* only)

Event Countdown

2021/08/13 07:30:00

Become a Volunteer

Volunteers are needed!

No experience required – come out and join the fun! Full day and half day shifts available. Breakfast and/or lunch provided for all volunteers and Dark Horse Chocolates!


Secretary & Volunteers:  Jill Bogert

Organizer & Volunteers:  Alice Andrews

Sponsorship Inquiries:  Bruce Perry, Executive Director

Horse Health Requirements

GMHA requires a negative Coggins and proof of rabies vaccination within 12 months for each horse that comes on the property.  Rabies titers are accepted within one year of event date and must accompany a note from your veterinarian explaining the reason why the vaccine could not be administered.

Please note that the State of Vermont requires a Certificate of Veterinary Inspection within 30 days or Exhibition Permit from the Vermont Agency of Agriculture’s Animal Health office for any horses entering the state. GMHA does not require these documents with entry, but the VT Agency of Agriculture may enforce these regulations at any time.

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