HITS Chicago Series

May 8th - September 22nd, 2019

In 2019, Balmoral Park will once again welcome equestrians from near and far, for 9 weeks of unparalleled hunter/jumper competition. Rich in thoroughbred and harness racing history, Balmoral Park will be home to HITS Chicago, and in partnership with Pat Boyle/Showplace Productions, will feature USEF Rated National & Premier Hunters and 4* & 5* Jumpers, as well as two USHJA International Hunter Derbies, FEI rated events and qualifiers for the HITS Championship. The spacious 200-acre property boasts countless hospitality amenities including a 4,467 seat mint-condition grand stand and a state-of-the-art VIP Clubhouse featuring climate-controlled seating overlooking all of the competition rings.  

Balmoral Park is conveniently located less than one hour from Chicago O’Hare International Airport.

Printable Version - Prize List

2019 Dates 

Showplace Spring Classic I May 15-19    
Showplace Spring Classic II May 22-26    
Showplace Spring Spectacular I June 5-9    
Showplace Spring Spectacular II June 12-16    
Showplace Spring Spectacular III June 19-23    
   $10,000 USHJA National Hunter Derby June 21    
   $25,000 USHJA International Hunter Derby June 22    
Showplace Summertime I         July 3-7    
Showplace Summertime II  July 10-14    
   USHJA EAP Clinic  July 8-12    
Showplace Summertime III  July 17-21    
   $10,000 USHJA International Hunter Derby July 20    
   USHJA Child/Adult Hunter Championship    Zone V  
   USHJA Team Jumper Championship    Zone V  
Showplace Fall Classic I September 11-15    
   NCEA Junior Hunt Seat Medal Finals      
   M&S Insurance League Midwest Finals      
   HOTY Finals   Zone V  


Showplace Spring Classic I Class Listing Schedule Entry
Showplace Spring Classic II Class Listing Schedule Entry
Showplace Spring Spectacular I Class Listing Schedule Entry
Showplace Spring Spectacular II Class Listing Schedule Entry
Showplace Spring Spectacular III Class Listing Schedule Entry
Showplace Summertime I    Class Listing Schedule Entry
Showplace Summertime II  Class Listing Schedule Entry
Showplace Summertime III  Class Listing Schedule Entry
Showplace Fall Classic I      


Full Prize List Printable Version - Prize List
Printable Version  Feed & Bedding Credit Card Form
Online Feed & Bedding Form Online Add & Scratch Form


Enjoy Live Action Coverage - All Day, Every Day, All Summer Long!
Let our Balmoral Park online concierge service assist you in your lodging,
dining or activity recommendations. Submit your requests in our online form 
and receive an email from a personal HITS Balmoral Park representative.
See you in Chicago!

Enter Online!  HITS now accepts Entries electronically through the
Show Management System Entry Portal at no charge to exhibitors.
Additional features coming soon!

Submit your entries Electronically using Equestrian Connect 
– The One Minute Horse Show Entry Service.
Use Electronic Vet's innovative EVet certificate to submit your horses health requirements to HITS. Keep all of horses vaccine records in one place, without the worry of lost paperwork


KindredBio Leading Rider - 2018

Emanual Andrade


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