KWPN Stallion Show

January 29th to February 1st, 2020
's-Hertogenbosch, the Netherlands


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 and start lists 2019

Ticket presale

You can order your tickets for the KWPN Stallion Show 2019 online. Parking tickets can be bought for 8 euros at the entrance/exit.

Buy your tickets

If you can’t come to the 2019 KWPN Stallion Show in ’s-Hertogenbosch, you can still follow the event live on! The livestream of the KWPN Stallion Show is available for everyone. On Demand is only for KWPN members.

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Foreign Visitors 2019

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

Foreign Visitors
During the inspection program foreign visitors can join one of our senior inspectors during the inspection program in the arena at Thursday and Saturday.
The senior inspector will guide you through the stallions selection, selection process and breeding while watching the stallions during their performances in the arena. The special seats for our foreign visitors are only available during the inspection program. During the sport- and show program normal seats are available (tickets can be bought here).

The costs for this service (including headset and special seating during inspection program) will be €35,-.
If you want to join, please send an email to:    

Please note that there will be limited seats (maximum of 20 participants) available during the inspection program. 


Guided Tour
Sunday February 3rd KWPN offers foreign visitors the possibility to take a look inside one of Dutch most successful sport- and breeding stables. This year the possibility is offered to visit Van Olst Horses!
Several approved stallions were produced here and the current World Champion, Glamourdale is in their stable. But also KWPN stallion of the year 2017: Negro, and Everdale who has the most participating offspring in the IBOP test 2018 and top stallion Lord Leatherdale are stabled in Den Hout.
Last performance test 2 young promising stallions got approved for KWPN: Kjento and Jayson. They will also bring several young stallions to the 2nd/3rd viewing at the Stallion Show in Den Bosch.

Interested to join us to Van Olst Horses?
Tickets (€25,-) are for sale via this link.

Please note that own transportation is needed.

Van Olst Horses
Terheijdensspoor 9
4911 BW Den Hout

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KWPN Select Sale (KSS)

The collection of the KSS 2019 is online. 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

Persaccreditation 2019

Press accreditations for the 2019 KWPN Stallion Show, if granted, are assigned to a maximum of 2 persons per medium per day (excluding television).

Freelance (photo)journalists must be able to show an order confirmation of an agency,empoyer or publisher showing clearly in what medium the article of photographs will be published.. Without this, your request for press accreditation will not be considered or discussed.

Without press accreditation, taking pictures on the event terrain is only permitted for own use (non-commercial means). Unless explicitly discussed with the KWPN, it is not allowed to make video images of the KWPN Stallion Show. For the possibilities of making video images contact us at

To be considered, please complete the online form and send it back before 21 January, 2019. 


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