In our January/February 2016 issue, we featured the Olympia Horse Show in London, England as part of our Horse Show Bucket List series.

Olympia checks all of the boxes regarding the attributes we look for when adding a new event to our Horse Show Bucket List. What criteria must shows meet to be added to the list? They must make their mark as a true event in terms of quality, atmosphere, location, and level of competition. Lovers of equestrian sport, as well as internationally acclaimed riders, plan months in advance to attend this Winter Wonderland of horses in the heart of London.

Read the full article on the online version of the Jan/Feb issue: The Horse Show Bucket List: Olympia

After you have read the article, check out this amazing timelapse video of the making of Olympia at London’s Olympia Conference Center. This 2 minute video shows just how much work goes into transforming this Central London venue into one of Britain’s most beloved horse shows.

The show sold out in 2015. Tickets for the 2016 Olympia Horse Show (Dec. 13–19) will go on sale in late April, so mark your calendar! For more information, visit