Wellington, Florida – January 24, 2019 – In addition to the spectacular competition at its trio of world-class, high performance competitions, the Palm Beach Masters Series ® has added several exciting features to its 2019 event lineup, making it fun for the whole family. With a revamped Just World International Kids’ Zone , luxurious Berkshire Bank VIP Club , new Boardwalk Boutiques and Taylor Harris Beach Bar, there is truly something for everyone.
Held at the picturesque Deeridge Farms in Wellington, FL, the Series kicks off with the CP Palm Beach Masters Winter Classic CSI4*-W Presented by Suncast, January 31–February 3. This event will feature the Longines FEI Jumping World Cup™ Wellington , the penultimate east coast qualifier for the Longines FEI Jumping World Cup™ Final in Gothenburg, Sweden.
Fun for the Whole Family
This year’s Just World International Kids’ Zone will feature a rock climbing wall and a “Corn Maze” obstacle course. There will also be face painting, a horseless horse show and more, making it an ideal destination for youth of all ages.
New to Palm Beach Masters in 2019, the Taylor Harris Beach Bar is an open-to-the-public restaurant, featuring Caribbean-style fare and specialty cocktails. It will be open throughout the day as well as in the evenings after daily competition concludes.
The Boardwalk Boutiques will host more shopping than ever before in a brand new location at the epicenter of the show grounds. It will line the divide between the schooling arena and the sand competition arena and showcase an array of offerings from lifestyle and equestrian brands alike—a true shopper’s delight.
The hospitality experience will also be enhanced with new picnic style tailgating spaces, where groups can more intimately enjoy the show in a relaxed setting. Tables will be available on a first-come, first-serve basis, so guests are encouraged to arrive at the grounds early and stake their claim to watch wall-to-wall competition.
New for 2019, general admission and parking are free for all spectators . General admission seating in the grandstands is available on a first-come-first-serve basis for all events, including the Longines FEI Jumping World Cup™ Wellington, Longines FEI Jumping Nations Cup™ of the United States, and the Deeridge Derby.
The best views for the 2019 Palm Beach Masters Series are from the Berkshire Bank VIP Club, an exquisite two-story venue for watching the top-level competition in both competition arenas. Club members are treated to special amenities and one-of-a-kind culinary creations from Delaware North’s Patina Group. Hospitality packages include a reserved table for six seated guests, along with the option to add up to four additional tickets each day. In addition to the gourmet food served, a complimentary open bar and table service are also included. For more information and to reserve a table, visit: www.palmbeachmasters.com/vip-hospitality/ .
“The Palm Beach Masters Series ® offers something for people of all ages,” said Dan Carr, Event Director for the Palm Beach Masters Series ® . “We are looking forward to showcasing our new additions, including the Boardwalk Boutiques and Taylor Harris Beach Bar, which will allow spectators to shop and relax while staying close to the action, and there will be a lot of fun things for children to do in the Just World International Kids’ Zone.”
The 2019 Palm Beach Masters Series ® features the following three world-class events:
CP Palm Beach Masters Winter Classic CSI4*-W Presented by Suncast, featuring the Longines FEI Jumping World Cup™ Wellington
January 31–February 3
The CP Palm Beach Masters Winter Classic CSI4*-W Presented by Suncast will showcase exhilarating competition from start to finish. The week’s featured event is the Longines FEI Jumping World Cup™ Wellington , one of the final two East Coast qualifiers in the Longines FEI Jumping World Cup™ North American League (NAL). Many of the sport’s biggest names will vie for top prize money and a chance to qualify for the 2019 Longines FEI Jumping World Cup™ Final in Gothenburg, Sweden.
Longines FEI Jumping Nations Cup™ of the United States of America
The Palm Beach Masters Series has been selected to host the 2019 CSIO5* Longines FEI Jumping Nations Cup™ of the United States of America , the only qualifier in the U.S. for the 2019 Longines FEI Jumping Nations Cup ™ Final, which brings together the top qualifying teams from around the world. Celebrating its 110th year in 2019, the Longines FEI Jumping Nations Cup ™ will be hosted annually at Deeridge Farms through 2021. Deeridge Farms’ Nations Cup week will also include FEI Jumping Nations Cup™ Youth competition for Young Riders, Juniors, and Children, showcasing the next generation of elite show jumping talent.
February 28–March 3
Returning for its third year is the Deeridge Derby , a USEF nationally rated show where the nation’s most elegant show hunters take will center stage. They’ll compete in prestigious classes, highlighted by the highly competitive $50,000 USHJA International Hunter Derby .
About the Palm Beach Masters Series® and Showgrounds at Deeridge Farms
The Palm Beach Masters Series ® hosts top international equestrian competitors from across the U.S. and abroad. Beginning with one elite competition in 2016, the series has grown into one of the sport’s most prestigious events. The show grounds are located at the spectacular Deeridge Farms, situated in the heart of North American equestrian sport in Wellington, FL. Award-winning landscaping surrounds the custom-built show grounds and the facilities that host the series, which include two masterfully-created competition arenas – a Grand Prix turf arena and an all-weather sand arena. Additionally, there are two Bermuda grass schooling arenas—one designated for FEI and another for non-FEI competitors—along with an all-weather schooling arena adjacent to the competition arena and another located near the stables. The events’ picturesque location, unrivaled hospitality, custom-built jumping rings and world-class facilities guarantee a one-of-a-kind experience for riders and spectators alike.