KWPN Stallion Show

30 January to February 2nd 2019, Brabanthallen, 's-Hertogenbosch


The biggest Stallion Show of the world

The KWPN Stallion Show, the world’s biggest event of its kind, takes place in the Brabanthallen of ’s-Hertogenbosch. Approximately 25.000 visitors from around the globe are expected to attend this celebration of performance horse breeding, sport, and entertainment. A varied and inspiring program is planned for all four days. The KWPN Stallion Show features a showcase of future international sport horses.

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Program 2018

Foreign Visitors

KWPN organizes several different activities for foreign visitors to enjoy the KWPN event at its fullest.

Foreign Visitors

During the KWPN Stallion show this year, foreign visitors can join one of our senior inspectors during the inspection program in the arena at Thursday and Saturday. The senior inspector can guide you through the stallion selection, selection process and breeding when watching the horses at the event.
Participants will be received in the ''Carousselbar'' at the start of the program for a presentation about stallion selection. After the presentation they will be accomanied by the inspector to their special seats in the arena. Those special seats are available during the inspection program, during the show- and sportprogram normal seats are available.

This Foreign Visitors service is free of charge. Please let us know if you want to join by sending an email to:

Guided Tour
After the KWPN Stallion Show, one can also join the KWPN Guided Tour and visit some of the highly acknowledged breeding- and sports stables in The Netherlands the day after the event. The tour can stop by at breeders or training facilities, trading stables, stallions or rearing establishments. Also visits to equine research centers such as university clinics or equine specialized nutrition facilities and specialized tack shops are possible. The tour is a must-do experience for those visiting the Netherlands. Guided by equestrian professionals, guests will visit several equestrian facilities during one full day.
Tickets for this one-day guided tour are available for €25 per person (prices 2018). Own transportation needed – lunch and beverages are included. 

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Symphonica Horse Show

Get ready for a horse and music show like you’ve never seen before. The Symphonica Horse Show: a new and exciting mix of KWPN horses, world class riders and amazones and live entertainment, accompanied by 16-man strong orchestra in the Brabanthallen in Den Bosch on Saturday the 3rd of February. Don't miss out! 

Promovideo, tickets and more information

If you can’t come to the 2018 KWPN Stallion Show in ’s-Hertogenbosch, you can still follow the event live on! The Symphonica Horse Show on Saturday evening and On Demand is only for KWPN Members.

Non-members can also watch the Symphonica Horse Show and On Demand! For just €30 a year, you’ll receive unlimited access to the best KWPN has to offer. Subscriptions begin the day of registration (not the calendar year). Subscription automatically ends after one year (12 months). Subscribe

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Catalogue KWPN Stallion Show

Are you curious which stallions were present at the second round viewing during the KWPN Stallion Show? At this moment, there is no catalogue for sale.

KWPN Select Sale (KSS)

Each year the KWPN Select Sale is the smashing finale of the Stallion Show in ‘s-Hertogenbosch. Since its start in 2001, the sale has developed into a vital platform for breeders and owners of stallions. Whether you are looking for a sport horse with international chances or a future studhorse,  at the KSS you will find the best of the best of the Dutch breeding

Read more about the KWPN Select Sale

Stallion Selection

The KWPN Stallion Show is a yearly returning event. This selection of coming three-year old stallions consists of multiple viewing rounds. The first viewing round is in December at the KWPN-Center in Ermelo. This viewing round is followed by the second and third round viewings at the KWPN Stallion Show for the stallions who are invited to these rounds. After the third round viewing the best stallions are selected for performance testing.

Read more about the Stallion Selection

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