Things to do!

With something new to see every day, we just can't keep it all under one roof! Please come back and visit often as we will be adding things to the schedule! Follow us on the BreyerFest Blog, facebook and Twitter for the latest information!

Around the Grounds

Breyer Benefit Live Auction
Hall of Champions
Friday, July 19th, 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
The excitement hits a new level when unique and rare models are put up on the auction block! Join the bidding for the chance to take home one of these incredible models created specifically for the Live Auction! Pick out your favorite on our Facebook page or by stopping by the Visitor's Information Friday for a sneak peak of models. Click to learn more about our beneficiaries.

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Silver Anniversary Shop
Friday & Saturday, 9:30 am - 5:00 pm
Sunday, 9:30 am - 4:00 pm
Visit our themed Silver Anniversary Shop for unique gifts and equestrian themed products made just for BreyerFest! Bring something special from the Silver Jubilee celebration for all your friends!

Pony Rides
Friday & Saturday, 9:30 am - 5:00 pm
Sunday, 9:30 am - 4:00 pm

Petting Zoo with piggy races and camel rides
Friday & Saturday, 9:30 am - 5:00 pm
Sunday, 9:30 am - 4:00 pm
Camel rides are $5 per person.

Splash Dogs Eastern Regional Championships- Back by popular demand!
Friday - Saturday - Trials 3 times daily
Sunday - Finals

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Pony Hop Races and Mechanical Bull Rides - NEW!
Great fun for the whole family! Hop long and race your friends on inflatable bouncy ponies! Can you stay on a whirling mechanical bull for a whole 8 seconds?? Give us your best yee-haw and hold on tight!

Jump Off!
Trials Friday, Saturday, Sunday 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Finals 3 pm
Kids can test their jumping skills at our Kids Jump Course! Fewest faults and fastest times move on to the finals. Children's ticket required to participate. See your Contests page for more information!

Tonka Fun Zone - NEW!

Collector's Club Tent - NEW!

Teen Zone - NEW!

 

Covered Arena

BreyerFest Equine Extravaganza Arena Show
Friday & Saturday, 9:30 am - 4:30/5:00 pm
Sunday, 9:30 am - 4:00 pm
Don't miss the battles of Knights of Valour Sword Fighting and Jousting, the drama of Behind the Mask Friesians or the high-stepping Knights of Iceland! Watch BreyerFest Guest horses and dozens of exciting all-breed acts all day long! BreyerFest has the most exciting equestrian acts in the country!

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Breyer Store
Friday & Saturday, 9:30 am - 5:00 pm
Sunday, 9:30 am - 4:00 pm
Visit the Breyer Store to purchase Breyer apparel, gifts and new releases. Shop anytime during the weekend, but remember - Special Runs require a ticket! A Special Run ticket is included with every 3-Day ticket. Times are assigned randomly and run hourly from Friday 10:00 am through Sunday 12 pm.

BreyerFest Marketplace
Friday & Saturday, 9:30 am - 5:00 pm
Sunday, 9:30 am - 4:00 pm
Shop ‘til you drop! From jewelry to fine art prints and vintage Breyers, the BreyerFest Marketplace offers a wide variety of vendors with unique and charming products to explore! Bring home a new piece for your collection or rarely seen vintage treasures! Don't forget gifts for folks back home!

Breyer Benefit Raffles
Saturday, 4:30 pm
Sunday, 1:00 pm
One raffle of 25 Special Run models on Saturday and another set on Sunday! You could be the lucky winner! Each stunning model is limited to 25 pieces. You must be present to win. Help support our beneficiaries!
Raffle Ticket Sales (at the Breyer Booth)
Friday & Saturday, 9:30 am - 4:00 pm
Sunday, 9:30 am - 12:30 pm
It only takes one to win! Tickets on sale at the Breyer Booth on the concourse. Ticket must be in the bin 15 minutes prior to raffle time. Click to learn more about our beneficiaries.

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Diorama Entry from BreyerFest British Invasion

BreyerFest Silent Auction (at the Breyer Booth)
Friday & Saturday, 9:30 am - 5:00 pm
Sunday, 9:30 am - Noon
From unique models to horse memorabilia, the Silent Auction always has something for everyone. Place your bids throughout the weekend at the Breyer Booth on the concourse. Bidding closes at 12:00 (Noon) sharp on Sunday. Click to learn more about our beneficiaries.

Party Time! Model Horse Diorama Contest
On display Friday and Saturday
It's time to party! BreyerFest is celebrating 25 years of presenting the best equine entertainment in the country AND the most incredible Breyer Model Horses. Show us your favorite moment from the last 25 years! Be creative! Was your favorite moment Smart and Shiney spinning with his mane flowing in the wind, Tommie Turvey singing into Poker Joe's hoof or when you won a blue ribbon at the model horse show? There are so many great moment to choose from - good luck deciding! See the Contest page for more information.

Craft & Activity Area

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Tattoos!

Hands-On Hobby Booth
Friday & Saturday, 9:30 am - 5:00 pm
Sunday, 9:30 am - 4:00 pm
Everything you ever wanted to know! Hobby experts will be on hand demonstrate and answer questions on everything from etching to dioramas and from tack-making to photography!

FREE Stablemates® Painting
Friday & Saturday, 9:30 am - 5:00 pm
Sunday, 9:30 am - 4:00 pm
FREE activity included in all children's tickets. Here is your chance to create your very own Breyer Model. Limit one per person per day.

FREE Face Painting, Magic Shows, Jugglers!
Friday & Saturday, 9:30 am - 5:00 pm
Sunday, 9:30 am - 4:00 pm
Get entertained by our favorite circus performers! Paint your face, see a magic show, marvel at our jugglers and stilt walkers!

Food Court
Open from 9:30 am - 5:00 pm
Pizza, hambugers, fried oreos, corndogs and more!

Visitor's Information Center (VIC)

Celebrating 25 Years of BreyerFest Commemorative Display- NEW!

Alltech Arena

BreyerFest Open Model Horse Show - A horse show for model horses!
Friday, 7:00 am - 4:00 pm
Show your best Breyer Models against show participants from across the globe! For class lists and rules see the Model Horse Show page. Registration required. Visitors welcome! Come learn more!

BreyerFest Youth & Children's Model Horse Shows - A horse show for model horses!
Saturday, 7:00 am - 3:00 pm
JUST FOR KIDS! Join us for the fun and lots of learning! For class lists and rules see the Model Horse Show page. Registration required.

Saturday Evening Surprise - To be announced!
Saturday, 7:30 - 9:00 pm

Best of BreyerFest Costume Contest
Saturday 5:30 pm
We have had some really great BreyerFest themes over the years - but which one was the best!? Dress up and show us which BreyerFest theme takes the cake!

Activities taking place at the Clarion Hotel

Ballroom

BreyerFest Breakables Live!
Thursday, 3:00 pm -
A great way to kick off BreyerFest! This show is restricted to equine models made of china. Due to the delicate nature of the models, only show participants are permitted past the viewing area. For more information, visit the Model Horse Show page. Registration required.

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Swap Meet
Friday, 7:30 - 11:00 pm
A time honored tradition at BreyerFest. 50 tables featuring exceptional collections all gathered in the same room for trading and selling. From vintage models to resins, the Swap Meet has it all! Reserve your table by completing the Swap Meet application.

Artisans' Gallery
Thursday, 5:30 - 11:00 pm
Friday & Saturday 7:30 - 11:00 pm
Breyer is proud to host the hobby's finest artists and craftsman. Artists will be on hand to display and sell their custom creations. The Artisans' Gallery is the perfect place to find a very special addition to your collection. For more information on participating as an artist, please see the Artisans' Gallery application.


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