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est. 1964

Spring Grove Horse Show welcomes you to our 60th year!

The Spring Grove Horse Show has always been and remains an entirely volunteer organization. Since its inception it has partnered with local community groups to provide funding to area parks, local schools and local improvements. Spring Grove Horse Show provides community support including financial contributions to Spring Grove Fire Protection District, Spring Grove Police Department, PADS, PTO and Pioneer Center. It also strives to work with local youth group programs.

Join Spring Grove Horse Show as we continue to provide an opportunity for horse lovers to disconnect from the daily grind and enjoy some quality time with these magnificent creatures. Whether it’s your first experience riding in a horse show or you’ve been with us before, we host a variety of equine events covering several riding disciplines. Spend a day with us exhibiting your skills and making unforgettable memories!

News & Announcements

Congratulations to Spring Grove Horse Show 2023 Year End High Point Winners!


Overall High Point

Mya Hamelberg


I'm Just an Outlaw

Grand Champion - 13 & Under

Eden Hamelberg on

Connect the Dots

Reserve Champion - 13 & Under

Morgan Kasten on


Grand Champion - 14-18

Emily Szpylman on 

Only Once In A While

Reserve Champion - 14-18 

Brianna Neubauer on

Makin Martinis

Grand Champion - 19 & Over

Tatum Robey on

Star Cachet

Reserve Champion - 19 & Over

JoDee Hale-Schmid on

The Attention Seeker



We Need Your Input

 The time has come to begin our 2024 show season. We could really use input and help from the local horse show community as the show season progresses. We would like input regarding what dates are picked, types of shows run, and other important decisions. The horse shows will take place at Spring Grove Horse Fair Park in Spring Grove, Illinois. Classes will range from halter and trail to english, western and ranch. Is anyone interested in another riding discipline at our events? The shows will begin at 8 am and will end after our final class of the day. We look forward to seeing everyone for a fun, horse-oriented 2024 show season. Show location address is Spring Grove Horse Fair Park, 8105 Blivin Street in Spring Grove, Illinois. For additional information please call (224)285-0328.


Donors Needed for Spring Grove Horse Shows

Help Us Keep Our Shows Running!

Spring Grove Horse Show is in need of donors. In order to keep our class fees reasonable, the club needs donations to purchase ribbons, trophies, office goods, muck buckets and pay our park rental fees. Our generous donors help to defray these expenses and keep them at a minimum. Spring Grove Horse Show welcomes donations from club friends and companies. Please consider giving to Spring Grove Horse Show. Click here to support our shows.


Horse Fair Park
8105 Blivin Street
Spring Grove IL 60081


Horse Fair Park Cleanup

Any horse people who use Spring Grove Horse Fair Park arena or grounds are responsible for cleaning up after their horses and themselves. A large dumpster is available behind the pavillion to dump your manure and trash. Please leave the park lawn and arena clean so that others may enjoy it.  


2024 Show Dates

Spring Grove Horse Show 2024 dates are: 

Sunday, May 12, 2024 - Spring Grove Horse Show English/Western Pleasure Show

Sunday, May 26, 2024 - Pepper's Legacy Show


Sunday, June 2, 2024 - Illinois Pinto Association Open Show

Saturday, July 6, 2024 - Lake County Mounted Posse Open Show (show bill pending)

Sunday, September 8, 2024 - Spring Grove Horse Show English/Western Pleasure Show

Sunday, September 22, 2024 - Spring Grove Horse Show Fun & Action Show


Additional information and entry forms are available on our "Shows" page. In the meantime, please join us in planning our shows by attending our meetings. See the following News section for meeting dates. 



Upcoming SGHS Meeting Dates

The next SGHS committee meeting will be in March. It will take place via Zoom or in person. Drop us a note via our "Contact Us" tab for a link once the meeting is announced.

Current meetings take place locally or via Zoom. If you have feedback on past shows or ideas on what you'd like to see in the future, or if you just want to help out, this is the place to inquire!  


Searching for a Platinum Sponsor!

Spring Grove Horse Show is grateful for the support that R.A. Adams, our platinum sponsor,  has given us in previous years. Spring Grove Horse Show is searching for a new platinum sponsor to help reward rider accomplishments now that R.A. Adams is gone. The platinum sponsor gives our competitors a wonderful year-end high point award for all of their hard work and dedication to the sport of riding. The generosity of a platinum sponsor also allows Spring Grove Horse Show to continue the tradition of holding local schooling shows that benefit riders and our local community. Call (224)285-0328 if you're interested in becoming a platinum sponsor. To learn about being a Spring Grove Horse Show sponsor, click here


Love Horses But Don’t Ride?

Spring Grove Horse Show offers many opportunities for horse lovers and show spectators to take part in our shows without ever getting on a horse. Click here to learn how you can get involved!

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