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Entries for the Garden State Horse Show and the Garden State Preview Horse Show are accepted by and Equestrian Connect

Entries close April 15




  • Entries still being accepted up to Friday April 26 with no post entry fee until each day fills up.

  • Saturday April 27 is sold out.  All other days have space available.


The gates at Hamilton Farm are locked between 8 p.m. and 5 a.m. For braiders and horse care givers that need access to the facility in the early morning and for night checks, get your gate fob from Tucker Ericson Thursday at Hamilton Farm or in the show office starting Friday.


  • Back numbers required for schooling.
    Course to be set at 2’6” and trainers are welcome to adjust to their needs.

  • Reminder: there is unlimited schooling over a course on Friday April 26 from noon until 6 p.m. for $50 per horse/pony.  

  • There is hacking in the ring on Saturday morning from 6 a.m. until 7 a.m.  

  • Hacking in the ring will be permitted each morning prior to the start of the show.  

  • Times will be posted the evening before each day on

  • Red/blue warm-ups will be added to the schedule and available all day on Sunday April 28, Tuesday April 30, and Wednesday May 1. They will only be added on Saturday and Sunday May 4 and 5 if time permits.

Classes/Orders/Start Times

  • Mini-Stirrup will start at 7:30 a.m. sharp on Saturday April 27.

  • There will be a posted order so keep an eye on for orders of go as well as updates to posted times each day.


  • Stalls available at noon on Friday April 26. A handful of tent stalls are still available.  Contact Tucker at or 908-303-1956 if you would like to purchase them.

Show Office

  • The show secretary, Laura Marcelli, will open her office at 11a.m. on Friday April 26.

Hospitality Tables

  • A limited number of tables are still available.  Contact Tucker at or 908-303-1956 to reserve yours.


As required by all US Equestrian recognized competitions, Garden State Horse Show will abide by GR845 Equine Vaccination Rule. Please be prepared to show current Coggins and US Equestrian required vaccination proof for EHV-4/1 Flu Rhino (within 6 months but outside of 7 days).