The Voice Star Johnny Rez Highlights Exciting Weekend of Family Activities and Show Jumping at American Gold Cup

New York native, Georgina Bloomberg, and Caleno 3 won the $86,000 American Gold Cup Qualifier CSI4*-W in 2016. (Photo: The Book LLC)

New York native, Georgina Bloomberg, and Caleno 3 won the $86,000 American Gold Cup Qualifier CSI4*-W in 2016. (Photo: The Book LLC)

North Salem, N.Y. – Aug. 12, 2017 – In addition to thrilling, world-class show jumping competition, the 2017 American Gold Cup CSI4*-W (Sept. 13–17) also boasts an exciting line-up of weekend activities and events for families and individuals of all ages to partake in.

On Friday, Sept. 15, the main event on the Grand Prix Field will be the $86,000 American Gold Cup Qualifier CSI4*-W, presented by Windsor Show Stables, where the top 40 best athletes will qualify to compete in Sunday’s grand prix, the $216,000 Longines FEI World Cup™ Jumping New York CSI4*-W.

Following Friday’s qualifier, a special JustWorld International benefit concert will be held at 5 p.m. featuring NBC’s The Voice star Johnny Rez, a singer/songwriter from Miami and a JustWorld International ambassador. Tickets are $20 with limited availability and include access to the American Gold Cup horse show. To purchase tickets for Friday’s events, benefiting JustWorld International, click here.

Saturday, Sept. 16, will kick-off family fun activities at 11 a.m. including pony rides, face painting, a petting zoo, hula hoop performer, a high-energy dance troupe, appearances by pageant winners, magicians and more! Shopping on Boutique Row will feature products from Hermès and Danbury Porsche in addition to custom riding apparel, antiques, jewelry, pet clothing, pet accessories, portrait artists, clothing and home accents. The Grand Prix Field will also play host to the $35,000 Hermès Sellier Classic and $86,000 Fidelity Investments® Classic CSI4*.

On Sunday, Sept. 17, family entertainment begins at 11 a.m. once again and children of all ages will have a chance to participate in the imaginative and popular JustWorld International Horseless Horse Show, sponsored by Voltaire Design.

Show jumping fans and enthusiasts will also have the chance to meet a select few of the friendly and inspiring grand prix athletes at an autograph signing on the Grand Prix Field following the awards ceremony for Sunday’s featured event, the $216,000 Longines FEI World Cup™ Jumping New York CSI4*-W.

With international show jumping competition and impressive, top-level horse-and-rider combinations, the American Gold Cup is a can’t-miss event! Add to that the family friendly activities, musical performances and magical entertainers, and the American Gold Cup promises to please all spectators.

Saturday and Sunday tickets for the 2017 American Gold Cup are $20 per adult and $15 per child (4–12 years old), seniors 65+ and military members. Children 3 and under are free.
To purchase your Saturday tickets, click here and for Sunday tickets, click here.