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Virginia Horse Center

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487 Maury River Rd, Lexington, VA 24450-3374
+1 540-464-2950
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Very nice equestrian facility

My family and I have been in the horse industry for years and have come down to the horse center... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Lisa S
Leesburg, Virginia
Beautiful Facility

Spent three days at the Virginia Horse Center with my horse. Stalls are spacious and barns are... read more

Reviewed 30 March 2017
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The Virginia Horse Center is a 600 acre state-of-the-art environment for horse shows and other livestock events. The Virginia Horse Center has twelve show rings, including the 150' x 300' indoor Waldron Arena in the Howard P. Anderson Coliseum. There is a five mile cross country course, and such amenities as a campground, a restaurant and catering service with banquet facilities and a gift shop.
  • Excellent73%
  • Very good24%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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Hours Today: 08:30 - 17:00
487 Maury River Rd, Lexington, VA 24450-3374
+1 540-464-2950
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My family and I have been in the horse industry for years and have come down to the horse center for various events. My sister showed her horse in several of the rings during some we'll run shows. The facility has numerous events throughout the...More

Thank Lisa S
Reviewed 30 March 2017

Spent three days at the Virginia Horse Center with my horse. Stalls are spacious and barns are kept clean. The arena was well-groomed and had good footing.

Thank norm&val
Reviewed 15 March 2017

Beautiful equestrian center open to the public with many, many frequent and free events to view. All types of horse related programs year-round. Western, English, indoor, outdoor, walking paths for public use, beautiful views.

Thank debwilloughby
Reviewed 1 November 2016

Just visited but they had a small show going on...free. Our grandkids ride and they liked the place a lot. Hope to return with a youngster entered!

Thank Gary H
Reviewed 21 October 2016

Nice big stalls, beautiful arenas, and plenty of space to take your horse for a wander before riding.

Thank Sammi B
Reviewed 28 August 2016

This is an event at horse center not too be missed. I only had a short time on Saturday to visit and when I arrived (which was my first time at the mustang adoption event) I wish I could have stayed longer. It was an...More

Thank Linda F
Reviewed 28 August 2016

Attended the Sallie B Wheeler Young Horse Show here. Great facilities. Large grandstand and convenient to get around. Hotels close by.

1  Thank Kathy W
Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

We are not dedicated or serious horse people but we stopped in to check out this event. Both educational, especially for serious riders or trainers, and encouraging given their mission. This is a "family" of horse lovers who are championing a worthy cause of training...More

Thank MrBill2014
Reviewed 28 June 2016

Stopped here while visiting and took in some horse shows for the day along with vendors selling their wares. Big beautiful facility that must be a treat for anyone who shows to attend. Plenty of parking, concession type food, and bathroom facilities. Glad we stopped...More

Thank SterlingCharm
Reviewed 26 June 2016 via mobile

Great place to show! We were there during a major storm, but because of the area being enclosed all was good. Beautiful setting as well.

Thank gentry42016
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