Our new Equestrian Center at the Pleasanton fairgrounds is now accepting reservations for horse shows and events throughout the year.

Upcoming Events


27th Annual Spring Stampede English Western Horse Show
Sunday, April 26, 2020
Hours: 8am – 6pm
Spectator admission is free

Same Date, New Location, Come joins us for the 27th Annual Spring Stampede English Western Horse Show. Sponsored by the California State Horsemen’s Association, Region 5.

Approved for points by CSHA and PAC. Region 5 double points show. Judges: Heather Corfee, CSHA, Sacramento, CA. (Rail Classes). Judge to be announced (Trail Classes)


Open to the public. Admission is free for spectators. Class fee discounts for CSHA members, 4H members and public pre-entries. Entries accepted on the day of the show.
Classes offered in Halter, Showmanship, Leadline, English, Western, Ranch, Reining & Trail.

Awards: Prizes to first place. Ribbons first thru sixth places. 14 daily high point award categories with championship ribbons and prizes. Jackpot classes: English, Western, Ranch & Reining. Payoffs $50/$30/$20 minimum guarantee to 1st/2nd/3rd places.


Overnight and day stalls available. Full hookup RV/Living quarters trailer park. Onsite food concessionaire: “Stable Café”

Show Premium and additional information available online at www.region5ew.com. Questions contact George Yamamoto at region5ew@comcast.net


May 15 – May 17
Hours: Fri. 10am – 3pm; Sat. 9am – 2pm; Sun. 9am – 2pm

The Silicon Valley Horse Show is the premier American Saddlebred, Morgan, and Hackney Pony show in the San Francisco Bay Area. Featuring World and National champion horses, riders, and drivers, the event showcases some of the top horses in the country. Exhibitors are competing in English (Saddle Seat and Hunt Seat), Western, Driving, Open and Academy divisions. This is a unique opportunity to see some of the country’s finest horses, trainers and exhibitors at the Pleasanton Equestrian Center!


email: siliconvalleyhorseshow@gmail.com

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About the Facility

Conveniently located on site at the historic Pleasanton race track and stables, the Equestrian Center features regulation show arenas and full-service amenities.


  • Three large show arenas
  • Two exercise pens/turn outs
  • Lawn seating
  • 660 permanent stalls
  • Jumps Sets Available for Rental
  • Arena Harrow and Water Truck
  • Restroom facilities with showers
  • Wash racks
  • Near RV Park campground
  • Stable Gate Cafe
  • Ample car and trailer parking
  • Warm up Ring

Contact Us

For information contact Jenn Prendergast, Equestrian Center Coordinator

or 925-426-7612

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Getting Here


2020 Season Passes
Admission every day of Fair!
Discounts include*

  • $15 Discount on ALL Concert Reserved Seats
  • Wine Fest
  • Beer Fest
  • Cocktail Fest
  • Action Sports Arena Premium Reserved Seats
  • Box Seats at the Race Track Perks
  • Plus, get early access to special event tickets before they go on sale to the general public

    PREMIUM Season Passes also includes one parking pass per day every day of Fair*

    *Restrictions apply: One daily, nontransferable Fair admission, (June 19, 2020 – July 12, 2020) Wednesdays - Sundays. Handstamp required for re-entry; not transferable. Season Pass special event tickets do not include Fair Admission. Your Season Pass is your admission ticket. Discounted tickets purchased for guests who do not have a season pass, must purchase admission separately in advance, or at admission gates. Limit six (6) concert seats per season pass holder per show. Bleacher seats not for sale and will be released 7PM day of show. First come, first serve while supplies last.**Premium Season Pass Parking includes one General parking lot entry per day (June 19, 2020 – July 12, 2020) Wednesdays - Sundays. General lots include Gate 7 (when open), Gate 8 and Gate 12 parking lots. Does not include parking in-and-out privileges, WP, VIP or other event parking. Parking passes only apply to PREMIUM Season Pass Holders; not transferable.