HITS Chicago Series

May 8th - September 22nd, 2019

In 2019, Balmoral Park will once again welcome equestrians from near and far, for 13 weeks of unparalleled hunter/jumper competition. Rich in thoroughbred and harness racing history, Balmoral Park will be home to HITS Chicago, and in partnership with Pat Boyle/Showplace Productions, will feature USEF Rated National & Premier Hunters and 4* & 5* Jumpers, as well as two USHJA International Hunter Derbies, FEI rated events and qualifiers for the HITS Championship. The spacious 200-acre property boasts countless hospitality amenities including a 4,467 seat mint-condition grand stand and a state-of-the-art VIP Clubhouse featuring climate-controlled seating overlooking all of the competition rings.  

Balmoral Park is conveniently located less than one hour from Chicago O’Hare International Airport.

2019 Dates 

Showplace Spring Classic I May 8-12 CHARITY PARTNER
Showplace Spring Classic II May 15-19  
Showplace Spring Classic III May 22-26  
Showplace Spring Spectacular I June 5-9  
Showplace Spring Spectacular II June 12-16  
Showplace Spring Spectacular III June 18-23  
Showplace Summertime I         July 3-7  
Showplace Summertime II  July 10-14  
   USHJA EAP Clinic July 8-12  
Showplace Summertime III  July 17-21  
Showplace End of Summer I   August 7-11  
Showplace End of Summer II  August 14-18  
Showplace Fall Classic I September 11-15  
   M&S Insurance League Midwest Finals    
Showplace Fall Classic II September 18-22  

Full Prize List Printable Version -  Prize List
Printable Version Feed & Bedding Credit Card Form
Online Feed & Bedding Form Online Add & Scratch Form


Enjoy Live Action Coverage - All Day, Every Day, All Summer Long!
Let our Balmoral Park online concierge service assist you in your lodging,
dining or activity recommendations. Submit your requests in our online form 
and receive an email from a personal HITS Balmoral Park representative.
See you in Chicago!

Enter Online!  HITS now accepts Entries electronically through the
Show Management System Entry Portal at no charge to exhibitors.
Additional features coming soon!

Submit your entries Electronically using Equestrian Connect 
– The One Minute Horse Show Entry Service.
Use Electronic Vet's innovative EVet certificate to submit your horses health requirements to HITS. Keep all of horses vaccine records in one place, without the worry of lost paperwork


KindredBio Leading Rider - 2018

Emanual Andrade


To receive a Prize List click here


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