World Equestrian Center Wilmington, Ohio

WEC Wilmington

World Equestrian Center — Wilmington, Ohio plays host to premier equestrian events and is nationally recognized as a first-class equestrian facility. Dedicated to offering great sport and good fun in a family-friendly environment, the World Equestrian Center promises exhibitors an experience built on three core values: Quality. Class. Distinction. With more than 200,000 square feet of climate-controlled riding space, an expansive outdoor complex, more than 800 permanent stalls, ample retail space, delicious on-site dining and a wealth of luxurious lodging options, this southwest Ohio facility has established itself as a renowned equestrian sport destination.

“We hope to return horse showing to its former grandeur while incorporating an element of fun, reminiscent of the horse shows of the past.” -Roby Roberts

Equestrian Events

The Wilmington, Ohio facility currently features 32 weeks of World Equestrian Center-owned USEF rated hunter/jumper horse shows: spring/summer, fall and our popular ‘Winter in the Midwest Series’. The World Equestrian Center-owned hunter/jumper horse shows currently draw equestrians from 45 states, 7 countries and a large contingent from Canada.

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Set on more than 200 acres, the state-of-the-art facility at World Equestrian Center — Wilmington is equipped to accommodate a variety of equestrian events, including 32 weeks of rated hunter/jumper horse shows. Its convenient location in the “Golden Triangle” of southwest Ohio makes for a quick trip to and from the metropolitan areas of Dayton, Cincinnati and Columbus.

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World Equestrian Center — Wilmington offers an abundance of lodging options just steps away from the horse show, including charming cabins, roomy Home Away from Home units and a luxurious Neoclassical mansion, The Wilbur Estate. All rooms are pet-friendly and come outfitted with a refrigerator, a microwave and TVs. We also offer RV spots with full hookups and trailer parking.

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We offer Wilmington, Ohio equestrian sponsors an opportunity to engage with our audience of more than 60,000 equestrians and spectators who consider the World Equestrian Center their home away from home.

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If you have a product or service that would interest World Equestrian Center exhibitors and spectators, please consider joining our Wilmington, Ohio vendors family.

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Live Stream

Keep up to date on what is happening at The World Equestrian Center in Wilmington with our live event stream!

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Sunday Spotlight: Sarah Newman

This week’s Sunday Spotlight falls on junior Sarah Newman of White Lake Michigan. Sarah just moved up from the pony ring last year and is well on her way to showing in the Junior Hunters and Equitation next season. Sarah took time this week to chat with us about her new mount, Nexton, her hopes for riding in college and her love for nature photography. […]