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Virginia Horse Center

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487 Maury River Rd, Lexington, VA 24450-3374
+1 540-464-2950
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just stopped in

well we were passing through and thought we would stop - not too friendly if you aren't... read more

Reviewed 18 October 2017
Tina H
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Batavia, New York
AWESOME

It was a hit for my 12 year old. She loves horses. We just happen to be visiting during a dressage... read more

Reviewed 16 October 2017
myminime72
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Maryland
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The Virginia Horse Center is a 600 acre state-of-the-art environment for horse shows and other livestock events. The Virginia Horse Center has twelve show rings, including the 150' x 300' indoor Waldron Arena in the Howard P. Anderson Coliseum. There is a five mile cross country course, and such amenities as a campground, a restaurant and catering service with banquet facilities and a gift shop.
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  • Very good25%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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487 Maury River Rd, Lexington, VA 24450-3374
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Reviewed 18 October 2017

well we were passing through and thought we would stop - not too friendly if you aren't participating

Thank Tina H
Reviewed 16 October 2017

It was a hit for my 12 year old. She loves horses. We just happen to be visiting during a dressage competition. We could have stayed they all day. We were there on a Saturday- they also have a Farmer's Market. We will definitely checkout...More

Thank myminime72
Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

Blue ribbons definitely make our visits better, however this facility is enjoyable either way. We visit this venue several times a year. It is well kept, clean, and accommodating. Our family enjoys every horse show Lexington, VA hosts.

Thank AMI P
Reviewed 11 September 2017

I have been coming to equestrian competitions here for almost 20 years! Lovely facility - excellent footing in the rings and beautiful crosscountry course!

Thank tomtebo2015
Reviewed 3 August 2017

Organized, clean and nice place to show. Ample parking, could use more vendors, on beautiful show grounds.

Thank JacksonRandall
Reviewed 18 July 2017

Now that the center is privately owned, I've noticed that it has definitely gone downhill in upkeep. This used to be a beautifully maintained property, with an arena that was air conditioned or well-fanned. It's so hot in there now, and it's just not what...More

1  Thank Victoria B
Reviewed 10 July 2017

This was out first visit to the center. It is much larger than I has anticpated. It is able to accomodate several hundred horses and multiple events being run concurrently.

Thank MissPawley
Reviewed 13 June 2017

My family and I have been in the horse industry for years and have come down to the horse center for various events. My sister showed her horse in several of the rings during some we'll run shows. The facility has numerous events throughout the...More

Thank Lisa S
Reviewed 30 March 2017

Spent three days at the Virginia Horse Center with my horse. Stalls are spacious and barns are kept clean. The arena was well-groomed and had good footing.

Thank norm&val
Reviewed 15 March 2017

Beautiful equestrian center open to the public with many, many frequent and free events to view. All types of horse related programs year-round. Western, English, indoor, outdoor, walking paths for public use, beautiful views.

Thank debwilloughby
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