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Media Alert: Equifest I at Lamplight Equestrian Center Starts Tomorrow

Written by: Kendall Bierer
Client: Lamplight Equestrian Center
Release Date: 2013-07-23

Wayne, IL- July 23, 2013- Lamplight Equestrian Center will welcome back top hunter and jumper riders to Equifest I, running from July 24-28. The “AA”- rated competition is the highlight of the Chicago area summer equestrian calendar and will offer a full array of hunter and jumper classes, hospitality and fun. The beautiful park-like facility has made many improvements recently, including the installation of top-of-the-line GGT footing in many of the competition arenas.

Any members of the media that require special interviews or any special assistance, or those that wish to cover this event, please contact Phelps Media Group, Inc. International on the grounds at the Lamplight Equestrian Center.

Kendall Bierer – (561) 309 – 9873

Highlights of the show include $5,000 USHJA National Hunter Derby and the $35,000.00 Prix de Lamplight Grand Prix, which will be offered during both Equifest I and II. Also offered are a $5,000.00 1.40m Open Jumper class and a $5,000.00 Welcome Class. Equifest will also feature a $7,500.00 Show Jumping Hall of Fame Junior/Amateur-Owner Classic each week.

Click here for to download the prize list.

About Lamplight Equestrian Center
For more than 50 years, Lamplight Equestrian Center has been a well-known competition destination. Recently purchased by Nina Koloseike, Lamplight Equestrian Center more than $1 million in improvements have been made, including improving drainage and upgrading many of the existing arenas with European GGT footing.

Lamplight has permanent stabling for 350 horses and permanent base installations for nine stabling tents, giving it a total capacity of 1200 stalls, all with water, cement wash racks and electricity.

The facility has hosted the American Eventing Championships, the Markel/USEF National Young Horse Dressage Championships and the U.S. Para-Equestrian National Championships.

To find out more about Lamplight Equestrian Center, go to:

Equifest I and II Fast Facts

Event: Lamplight Equestrian Center is pleased to announce Equifest I and II

What: Equifest I and II is a AA-Rated, Jumper 4-Star Rated Hunter Jumper Show

$35,000 Prix de Lamplight Grand Prix
$5,000 National Hunter Derby
$5,000 1.40m Open Jumper
$7,500 Show Jumping Hall of Fame Junior/Amateur Owner Classic
$1,000 Junior, A/O Hunter Classics
$1,500 Take 2 Thoroughbred Working Hunter Divisions
5, 6 7 & 8 Year Old Young Jumper Qualifier's
Equitation Medal Classes
Special Events and Exhibitor Parties

Lamplight Equestrian Center
6 Dunham Rd, Wayne, IL ‎
(630) 497-1770

Equifest I July 24-28, 2013
Equifest II July 31- August 4, 2013

Horse Show Manager:
Equine Productions Inc.
2 S. 976 Deerpath Rd.
Batavia, IL 60510

For general inquiries please contact:

Debbie McIntyre
Allen Rheinheimer




John Deere


Triple Crowne


Saddlers Row

Lamplight Official Host Hotel 2013
Marriott Courtyard Chicago St. Charles
700 Courtyard Drive · St. Charles, Illinois 60174 USA

Follow the link to make online reservations and obtain the special rate for this event


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