Vermont Summer Shows

July 6th - August 14th, 2022

Featured Event: $40,000 Grand Prix Every Sunday beginning at approx. 2 pm

Competition: takes place Wednesday through Sunday, 8 am to 4 pm
Admission: FREE Admission Wednesday – Friday

Saturday & Sunday Admission Volunteers from Manchester Community Library will collect an entrance fee of $10/Adult (13 & older); $5/Child (ages 5-12), and ages 4 & under are FREE. Proceeds will benefit The Manchester Community Library, Northshire Day School, and Boy Scout Troop 332. 

Vermont News Guide Special Edition

Spectators must adhere to Local and State guidelines, or if no guidelines required, adhere to the CDC guidelines regarding mask-wearing and social distancing.  Unless fully vaccinated, masks must be worn when social distancing is not possible.

Check out the complete 2022 Vermont Summer Festival Guide! This year's guide includes the weekly schedule, as well as a spectator guide and additional information about this annual 6-week hunter/jumper competition. 


 Vermont Summer Special (I)Premier/4* July 6-10  
   $5,000 USHJA National Hunter Derby     
   $10,000 SmartPak Prix    
   $40,000 Johnson Horse Transportation Grand Prix    
Manchester Summer Festival (II) – Premier/4* July 13-17    
   $5,000 USHJA National Hunter Derby    
   $10,000 SmartPak Prix    
   $40,000 Equinox Grand Prix    
Manchester Classic (III) – Premier/4* July 20-24  
   World Championship Hunter Rider Week    
   $5,000 USHJA National Hunter Derby    
   $10,000 SmartPak Prix    
   $40,000 Purina Animal Nutrition Grand Prix    
Valley Classic (IV) – Premier/4* July 27-31  
   $5,000 USHJA National Hunter Derby    
   $10,000 SmartPak Prix    
   $40,000 Hampton Inn Grand Prix    
Manchester & the Mountains (V) – Premier/4* August 3-7  
   $5,000 USHJA National Hunter Derby    
   $10,000 SmartPak Prix    
   $40,000 Kimpton Taconic Hotel Grand Prix    
      presented by The Equinox Golf Resort & Spa    
Vermont Summer Celebration (VI) – Premier/4* August 10-14  
   $5,000 USHJA National Hunter Derby    
   $25,000 SmartPak Grand Prix    
   $40,000 Vita Flex Grand Prix    
   Vermont Summer Special Tuesday (I)  July 5  
   Manchester Summer Festival Tuesday (II) July 12  
   Manchester Classic Tuesday (III)  July 19  
   Valley Classic Tuesday (IV)  July 26  
   Manchester & the Mountains Tuesday (V) August 2  
   Vermont Summer Celebration Tuesday (VI) August 9  


Location: Harold Beebe Farm  |  3028 Route 7, East Dorset, VT  05251

Vermont Office Phone: 802.362.0118

For a map of the property, please click here.

Refreshments: Spectators can grab lunch from the Restaurant and find a grassy spot on the berms to eat while watching some of the world's best show jumping.

Shopping: Vendor Row features dozens of shops offering quality equestrian gear, apparel, jewelry and more.