Equitana Essen

09. - 15. March 2023 | World Fair of Equestrian Sports

The Equitana in Essen is the world's largest exhibition for equestrian sports. For a better overview, the days are divided by topics. There are, for example one day for ponies, one for stallions, for carriage horses or western horses. Anyone planning to visit the Equitana and wanting to see everything should really get early on the road, because it's hardly possible to see everything in one day, apart from that, the really great show appearances in the big ring should be missed. If possible, you should have seen the top-Hop Show, an evening show with top-class players from the horse scene. It takes place during the trade fair on four evenings.

On the whole the organisers welcomed on the 9 days of the fair, from 18. March to 26. March 2017, about 750 exhibitors from 30 countries and 208000 visitors on the Equitana in Essen.

The Equitana will take place on 7 days from Thursday, 09. March to Wednesday, 15. March 2023 in Essen.

In 92 days
09.03.2023 - 15.03.2023*
Thursday - Wednesday, 7 days
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Fair location:

Messe Essen,
Norbertstr., 45131 Essen, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany


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Fair organizer
Reed Exhibitions Deutschland GmbH
Völklinger Str. 4
40219 Düsseldorf, Germany
Tel: +49 (0)211 901910
Fax: +49 (0)211 90191123
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Past editions:
  • 07. - 13. April 2022
  • 09. - 17. March 2019
  • 18. - 26. March 2017
    • 750 exhibitors from 30 countries
    • 208000 visitors
  • 14. - 22. March 2015
    • 850 exhibitors from 30 countries
    • 208000 visitors
  • 16. - 24. March 2013
    • 850 exhibitors
    • 201000 visitors
  • 12. - 20. March 2011
    • 850 exhibitors
    • 203000 visitors

Fair location:

Messe Essen,
Norbertstr., 45131 Essen, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany


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Product groups: boots, boxes, bridles, care, carriages, Cars, farriers, feed, hats, horse, horse tourism, riding apparel, saddle, stables, western riding, …

Industry sectors: Equestrian, Equestrian Sports, Horses, Sporting Goods, Sports, Sportswear, …

Fairs of these Sectors: Equestrian Sport ExhibitionsSport Exhibitions & Trade ShowsSporting Goods Trade ShowsTrade Shows for Equestrian SportsTrade Shows for HorsesTrade Shows for Sportswear & Sports Clothes

Disclaimer: No responsibility is taken for the correctness of this information. Errors and alterations excepted! Fair dates and exhibition sites are subject to change by the respective trade fair organiser.


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