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Santa Barbara Sunshine Classic (Horse Show)

March 2, 2017 from 8:00am - 5:00pm

The Santa Barbara Polo & Racquet Club is pleased to announce the 1st Annual Santa Barbara Horse Show Series– two weeks of world-class hunter-jumper equestrian competition, taking place the weeks of February 22-26 and March 1-5.


The 2nd week of events will take place March 1-5 during the Santa Barbara Sunshine Classic, where spectators will have the opportunity to watch competitors ranging from young, up-and-coming equestrians in the junior division, to amateurs and professionals competing for international points. The Santa Barbara Sunshine Classic will end on Sunday, March 5 with Grand Prix where the very best horses and riders will vie for the top prize of $35,000.


The 1st Annual Santa Barbara Horse Show (Sunshine Classic) will take place at the Santa Barbara Polo & Racquet Club (3300 Via Real, Carpinteria, CA. 93013) March 1-5 from 8:00am to 5:00pm. Guests can also enjoy food and beverages sold on site at the Clubhouse, while watching the competition. The horse show is free to watch with a parking fee of $20 per car for the Grand Prix. For a full schedule of events throughout the series, please visit


Event Details

  • Organizer/Sponsor: Nonprofit General
  • Starts: March 2, 2017 8:00am - 5:00pm
  • Price: FREE
  • Location: 3300 Via Real, Carpinteria, CA. 93013
  • Website: