Show Tickets

Tickets will be on sale for the 58th Annual Washington International Horse Show on August 15, 2016, and will be available online at or by calling 1-800-745-3000. For Discounted Group Sales, call 202-661-5061. Tickets also may be purchased in person at the Verizon Center Box Office. For information about Verizon Center accessible seating and services, call 202-661-5065 (TTY).

For general reference, see 2015 Event Schedule for daily listing of events.

Daytime (7:00 am - 5:00 pm)
Tues through Sun: $15 general admission. Children ages 3-12 are admitted free to all daytime performances before 5:00 pm.

Evening (7:00 - 10:30 pm)
Tues/Wed/Thurs: VIP: Adult $40/Children$20; General Admission: Adult $20/Children $10 
Fri/Sat: VIP: Adult $60/Children $50; Reserved: Adult $40/Children $20 


  • BARN NIGHT presented by Dover Saddlery:  Thurs, October 27. Barn Night offers a fun and entertaining program for groups with special activities and contests for kids. Learn more at Barn Night.
  • MILITARY NIGHT presented by The Boeing Company:  Fri, October 26. A special salute to all branches of the Armed Services. Military discount available all week with military ID. Learn more at Military Night
  • KIDS' DAY sponsored by Animal Planet and EQUUS International:  Sat, October 29, 10:00 am - 2:00 pm. A free, fun family-friendly event held both inside and outside Verizon Center with pony rides and children's activities. Learn more at Kids' Day.
  • $125,000 Longines FEI World CupTMJumping Washington, presented by Events DC, for the President's Cup:  Sat, October 29. Top international show jumpers compete over the most challenging course of the week and the nation's best junior riders ride for a national title in the WIHS Equitation Finals.

 Discounts (one discount type only per ticket)

  • Group Sales Discounts  - Contact the Group Sales Dept. at Verizon Center for information and to purchase discounted tickets for groups of ten (10) or more. Group Sales: 202-661-5061
  • Best deal for daily attendees: Anytime Package - Admits holder to all 11 performances (not necessarily the same seat for each performance). Adults $100 (value $230) / Children 12 and under $50 (value $75).  VIP seating not included. *Available for sale only through the end of the show on Tuesday, Oct. 20.
  • Military / Seniors / Students - Discount of $5 off the regular ticket price for military, seniors (age 62 and up) and students (over 12). Valid for any performance with proper identification. VIP seating not included. 

Verizon Center Box Office

  • Tickets to Verizon Center events may also be purchased at the Verizon Center Box Office. There are several windows that are open for sales and service just inside the main entrance at 601 F Street NW.
  • Horse Show Hours: The box office will be open from 6:45 am through the end of the evening performance.
  • Will Call ticket pick-up is open during box office hours.
  • Tickets purchased at the Verizon Center Box Office will incur a $2 ($1.80 for Anytime Package) service charge. 
  • WIHS ticket vouchers do not incur a service charge.


Information subject to change.