The Eventing Spring Carnival takes place at Thoresby Park, April 1 to 3 with the Nottinghamshire estate providing a fantastic venue for this much looked-forward to event.

Sections include international 2*S and Novice on Warner Hotels Friday; international 3*, Intermediate and Open Intermediate on the Saturday and Lycetts Grantham Cup (International 4*) and Advanced on the Sunday.  Also running throughout the event is the Animalintex Leading Rider Award who will take the prize at grand finale.

Why not camp, caravan or stay in the luxurious Thoresby Hall Hotel, enjoy all the fun of the evening entertainment and chill out and have a drink with friends before heading back to the camping field for a BBQ and to your room in the hotel.

Organisers BEDE Events have put together a host of packages including an Eventing Spring Carnival Membership which gives you forward parking for all threedays and access to the Member’s Enclosure with complimentary tea and coffee refreshments.

There’s no better way to enjoy a horse trials than a good walk round the cross-country knowing you have somewhere to go back to where you can relax and recuperate.

Said organiser Stuart Buntine: “We are so looking forward to running The Eventing Spring Carnival in 2022.  Thoresby Park is a fantastic location and an idyllic spot to camp or caravan for a few days.

“The estate has a wonderful relaxed feel to it and the event is set to attract the country’s leading riders as they get their early season runs underway.”

If you’ve missed the excitement and thrill of visiting a major horse trials why not treat yourself to membership and enjoy a glass of fizz and delicious food while catching the thrills and spills that all three days of action offer.

The Grantham Cup, the 4* headline class at The Eventing Spring Carnival has won the support of Lycetts Insurance Brokers who are entering their eleventh year of support for organisers, BEDE Events.

Thoresby Hall is a wonderful hotel for owners, riders and visitors to be based throughout the event and putting their support behind the event, Warner Leisure Hotels is the title sponsor of the first day of The Eventing Spring Carnival which will be known as ‘Warner Hotels Friday.’

And that’s not all…..A new and innovative new leading rider award will be presented at the event with the Animalintex Leading Rider Award run over the three days and leading to a grand finale climax and prize giving.

Points will be awarded for the top six placings in all classes across the event with with daily updates on the leaderboard as to which riders are out in front.

The top three riders in the Animalintex Leading Rider Award will each receive cash prizes and the overall winner will be presented with the Leading Rider Trophy.

To book your tickets, camping and membership visit

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