HITS Del Mar Unveils Full Calendar of 2024 Hunter/Jumper Horse Shows

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Del Mar Horsepark proudly presents its comprehensive schedule of hunter/jumper horse shows for the 2024 season. Including the 75th Annual Del Mar National Horse Show, the Endless Summer Jumping Tour, and new additions this Fall.

75th Del Mar National Horse Show

The season will kick off May 1-5 with the 75th Annual Del Mar National Horse Show. We are honored to bring back this heritage horse show after its hiatus and continue the tradition of this iconic horse show. Although the location may be different this year, we aim to capture the essence of The Del Mar National Horse Show, and continue the many traditions of the show. A few highlighted classes are NAYC Zone 10 Selection Trials, the $100,000 Grand Prix of Del Mar presented by EQ International Real Estate, Surf & Turf Charity Welcome, and more! For the full schedule and prize list visit www.HITSDelMar.com.

Endless Summer Jumping Tour

The Endless Summer Jumping Tour, offers five weeks of incredible show jumping this Summer. The Sunshine Classic kicks off the series July 10-14, followed by two weeks of the Del Mar Summer Festival July 31-August 4 and August 7-11. The Del Mar Summer Classic I and II, August 21-25 and August 28 -September 1, which will feature both National and FEI classes, conclude the Tour. The prize list for these shows will be available soon, but exhibitors can look forward to the $100,000 Grand Prix of Del Mar, USHJA Junior/Amateur National Hunter Derby, USHJA National Hunter Derby, and HITS Welcome, among others. For more information and entry opening dates please visit www.HITSDelMar.com.

Del Mar Fall Young Horse Championships

This Fall, Del Mar Horsepark eagerly introduces two new shows for the year: the Del Mar Fall Classic from September 26-29 and the Del Mar October Classic from October 24-27.

These two fall events will feature classes for all ages of young horses that will give the youngsters the chance to gain valuable experience on the iconic Del Mar Horsepark Grand Prix field. Stay tuned for further details and prize lists to be revealed soon! We extend a warm invitation to exhibitors of all levels to join us for these exciting events.

“We’re overjoyed to welcome exhibitors back for our 2024 horse shows! With the HITS Del Mar team gearing up for an extraordinary season, the anticipation is higher than ever. Here’s to another year of unforgettable memories at Del Mar Horsepark.” said Dale Harvey, General Manager at Del Mar Horsepark.

The full schedule of hunter-jumper shows for 2024 at Del Mar Horsepark:

• May 1-5: Del Mar National Horse Show Hunter-Jumper Week Premier/Jumper 6
• July 10-14: Del Mar Sunshine Classic National/Jumper 5
• July 31-Aug. 4: Del Mar Summer Festival I Premier/Jumper 5
• Aug. 7-11: Del Mar Summer Festival II National/Jumper 5
• Aug. 21-25: Del Mar Summer Classic I Premier/Jumper 5. CSI 2*
• Aug. 28-Sept. 1: Del Mar Summer Classic II National/Jumper 5. CSI 2*
• Sept. 26-29: Del Mar Fall Classic National/Jumper 4
• Oct. 24-27: Del Mar October Classic National/Jumper 4

For more information and updates, please visit www.HITSDelMar.com and follow us on social media for updates.