Student jumping in Wellington

Show Schedule

Celebrating achievement and camaraderie.

Walker’s riders have a long tradition of ribboning at competitive events.

Walker’s riders have a long tradition of ribboning at competitive events including Wellington, Ocala, Medal and Maclay Finals, USEF Finals, CHJA Finals, NEEC Finals, Vermont, Saugerties, and Saratoga. Members of Walker’s riding team have the opportunity to compete at both the local and national level as well as in the IEA.

2022-2023 Horse Show Schedule

Dates are subject to change.


December 17-January 3Winter Break


January 4-April 2Winter Equestrian FestivalWellington, FL
January 11The Ethel Walker School Winter Medal Day 1Simsbury, CT
January 18The Ethel Walker School Winter Medal Day 2Simsbury, CT


February 3-6Long Winter Weekend
February 7-10Lacuna


March 3-20Spring Break


April 8The Ethel Walker School Spring Horse ShowSimsbury, CT


May 4-7Saratoga Spring 1Stillwater, NY
May 11-14Saratoga Spring 2Stillwater, NY
May 13Prom
May 25-28Devon Junior Weekend*Devon, PA
May 28Commencement
May 31-June 2Final Assessments


June 2The Ethel Walker School Medal Day 1Simsbury, CT
June 5The Ethel Walker School Medal Day 2Simsbury, CT
June 6-11 & 13-18Split Rock Jumping TourLexington, KY
June 14-18Saratoga Horse ShowStillwater, NY
June 27-July 1Junior Hunter Finals East*Traverse City, MI
June 27-July 2Lake Placid Horse ShowLake Placid, NY


July 5-August 13
(Dates subject to change)
Great Lakes Equestrian FestivalTraverse City, MI


August 14-27Kentucky Summer Horse ShowsLexington, KY
August 17-20CHJA FinalsWestport, CT


September 10Zone 1 Maclay Regionals*Halifax, MA
September 28-October 8Capital Challenge Horse Show*Upper Marlboro, MD


October 7The Ethel Walker School Fall Horse ShowSimsbury, CT
October 12-15Pennsylvania National Horse Show Junior Weekend*Harrisburg, PA
October 18-22New England Equitation Championships*West Springfield, MA
October 23-29Washington International Horse Show*
October 25-29National Horse Show/Hamel Foundation Finals*Lexington, KY
October 30-November 5The National Horse Show Open Week/Maclay Finals*Lexington, KY


November 12The Ethel Walker School Horse ShowSimsbury, CT

2022-2023 IEA Show Schedule

November 20Folly Farm
December 3Magnolia Run/Eastern
January 11Regionals*
February 12Regionals* (Snow Date)
April 1-2IEA Zones at Eastern States Expo Center*
April 26-30IEA Nationals at Tryon International Eq Center*

*Asterisk indicates that riders must qualify for this event
Bold indicates on-campus riding event
Italics indicates The Ethel Walker School breaks and noteworthy events