Special Events




The Festival in the Country is about more than just Three-Day Eventing!  Bring the entire family (dogs, too!) to enjoy these Special Events:

Kids Corner   KIDS CORNER – Saturday and Sunday 10AM – 3PM Bring the little ones by Kids Corner for crafts, face painting, The Scheeler Seed Corn Box, stick horses, and other fun activities!  Our Kids Corner location remains just inside the Main Gate next to Dog Agility.

Dog Agility   Who says you can’t teach an old dog new tricks? The dog arena this year will have demonstrations from various canine competitions. And you even have an opportunity to teach YOUR old dog some new tricks with (FREE!) dog agility lessons!  Dog Agility  12:00 – 3:00 on Friday, 10:00-4:00 on Saturday and 9:00 – 3:00 on Sunday

Frisbee Dogs   Enjoy the fast-paced, high flying action of frisbee dogs on Saturday, with a distance catching competition, a timed accuracy competition, and the always exciting freestyle competitions.  The event begins at noon on Saturday, on the top of the hill by the Sponsors’ Tent.

The Chincoteague Pony Drill Team   Saturday Performances at 1:30 and 2:30 in the CCI Warm-Up Ring, plus 9:00 AM Sunday, in the William duPont, Jr. Main Arena

Demonstrations  We’ve got TONS of Demonstrations for you to watch this year!  Vaulting, archery, drill teams and more!  All in the CCI Warm-Up Ring

Live Performances  Live music during lunch and at the end of competition on Saturday!

DVCTA Quad Squad   The Delaware Valley Combined Training Assoc is performing their Quadrille Exhibition at 6PM on Wednesday to kick off our Welcome Party for competitors, sponsors, and volunteers.  Even if you’re NOT a volunteer, you are welcome to stay to watch The Quad Squad perform in the Main Arena.