Thank you Midge Koontz with Keller Williams for providing these awesome photos in the slide show.
I’m looking forward to attending the Live Oak International Driving Event this year…. I’ve never been to this event before, so hopefully this year I will finally have the opportunity to go. I’m not sure what all to expect, but it should be awesome.
Ocala, FL is considered the Horse Capital of the World. We have over 600 working farms throughout our county. There are so many horse related events that take place each year. So take your pick and see for yourself by attending one or all of the local events and let me know what you think. Or maybe I will just see you there!
Combined Driving Competition welcomes leading drivers, trainers, coaches and owners from Europe and North America. The event draws thousands of people to the area each year.
The Tentative Schedule is:
Thursday, March 22, 9am FEI Driven Dressage
Friday, March 23, 8am Preliminary and Intermediate Driven Dressage
Friday, March 23, 5pm Jumping Speed Class
Friday, March 23, 6:30pm Horse Fever Auction. Tickets are required and may be purchased from Marion Cultural Alliance.
Saturday, March 24, 9am Driving Cross Country Marathon
Saturday, March 24, 2pm Jumping Grand Prix
Sunday, March 25, 9am Driving Obstacle Class, Classic Car Show, Coaching Demonstration
Concessions and a Vendor Village will be open during the entire competition. Tailgating is available for the Driving Marathon Saturday. To reserve a Tailgating space contact 352-207-3615. Admission is $10 at the gate for adults and $5 for Seniors and children under 12. It is strongly suggested that spectators bring lawn chairs as seating is very limited.
For additional information and updates, please refer to http://www.liveoakinternational.com/.
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