Barn Night at WIHS is a favorite with young riders, barn mates and horse lovers who attend in groups and have a chance to enter group contests, win great prizes, and enjoy a fun, horse-filled evening. Barn Night 2018 will be held Thursday, Oct. 25.
2018 Barn Night Theme: Riding Through the Decades! WIHS started in 1958 and has seen many exciting decades. Let's pay homage to the glory years in a fun and creative way!
How to Enter
- Register your barn or group (Stay tuned for 2019 registration in May).
- Special prize drawing for barns that enter early. The lucky winner will be announced on Facebook.
- Read the Contest Rules & Regulations, and prepare and submit your contest entries as specified in the rules. Be creative and have fun!
- Call Capital One Arena Group Sales at 202-661-5061 for information on discounts for groups of 10 or more.
- Barn Night festivities begin at 6:30 pm Thursday, Oct. 25, at Capital One Arena!
2018 Contests Winners
- Meadowbrook Stables - WIHS Barn Night Largest Group Contest (Overall, MD, VA, DC/Other)
- Garrison Forest School - WIHS Barn Night Group Spirit Contest
- Butler Montessori - WIHS Barn Night Banner Contest
- Iron Bridge Hounds Pony Club - WIHS Barn Night Video Contest
2017 Contests Winners
- Tamarack Stables - WIHS Barn Night Largest Group Contest (Overall, MD, VA, DC/Other)
- Hoof & Woof - WIHS Barn Night Group Spirit Contest
- The Big Easy - WIHS Barn Night Banner Contest
- Team Kama - WIHS Barn Night Video Contest
Last year's theme was "Equestrians Around the World." Read more about Barn Night 2017.
Check out more photos of Barn Night!
Cheering on the competitors!
Andy Kocher and Ciana in the Costume Class
Jockeys making their plan for the Shetland Pony Steeplechase.
Tamarack Stables showing their spirit!