Balmoral Park

May 8th - September 22nd, 2019

Show Jumping Takes Flight - 9 Weeks of Hunter / Jumper Horse Shows

Open to the Public:
 Wednesday – Sunday  |  8 am to approx. 4 pm
May 15-26  |  June 5-23  |  July 3-21  |  September 11-15

Enjoy Family Friendly Fun at Balmoral Park

General Admission: No admission charge for daytime performances Wednesday through Saturday, General Admission tickets are $5 on Sunday. Children 12 and under are free. Tickets are available at the gate or in advance by clicking the Ticket button below.

All proceeds collected from Sunday Grand Prix ticket sales are donated to official charities of HITS Balmoral Park.

Take a look at our HITS Chicago  Spectator Packet  before the show!



2019 DATES

Showplace Spring Classic I May 15-19  
   $25,000 HITS Grand Prix  Sunday, 1 pm  
    Charity Partner: Suburban Youth Symphony Orchestra    
Showplace Spring Classic II May 22-25  
    Charity Partner: Friends of the Crete Public Library    
     
Showplace Spring Spectacular I June 5-9  
   $30,000 Purina Animal Nutrition Grand Prix  Sunday, 1 pm  
   Charity Partner: P.E.O    
Showplace Spring Spectacular II June 12-16    
   $40,000 Adequan Grand Prix  Sunday, 1 pm  
   Charity Partner: Holistic Riding Equestrian Therapy  
Showplace Spring Spectacular III June 19-23   
   $2,500 USHJA Pony Hunter Derby  Friday  
   $10,000 USHJA National Derby  Friday  
   $25,000 USHJA International Hunter Derby  Friday  
   $50,000 Boehringer Ingelheim Grand Prix  Sunday, 1 pm  
   Charity Partner: Weish4Ever    
     
Showplace Summertime I July 5-7   
   $35,000 HITS Grand Prix  Sunday, 1 pm  
   Charity Partner: Friends of Crete Public Library    
Showplace Summertime II July 10-14  
   $35,000 OSPHOS Grand Prix  Sunday 1 pm  
   Charity Partner: Suburban Youth Symphony Orchestra    
Showplace Summertime III July 17-21  
   $10,000 USHJA International Hunter Derby    
   $35,000 HITS Grand Prix  Sunday, 1 pm  
   Charity Partner: Holistic Riding Equestrian Therapy  
     
Showplace Fall Classic  September 11-15  
   M&S Insurance League Midwest Finals    
   NCEA Junior Medal Finals    
   $25,000 HITS Grand Prix  Sunday, 1 pm  
   Charity Partner: Crete Women's Club    

  


Getting to the show: 

FROM THE NORTH: Take I-94 Express and I-94 East to IL-394 South toward Danville. Turn right on South Dixie Highway (IL-1). HITS Balmoral Park will be ¾ mile down on your right.

FROM THE SOUTH: Take IL-1 North towards Chicago. Bear left on IL-1 N/S. Dixie Highway. HITS Balmoral Park will be ¾ mile down on your right.


Refreshments:
Spectators can grab some lunch from the HITS Restaurant Pavilion or HITS Bar & Grill and find a grassy spot on the berms while watching some of the world's best show jumping.