Classic Car Show
Horse Power! No, not just the four-legged variety – which, obviously, will be front and center at the Mars Essex Horse Trials Country Weekend. Some of the finest four-wheeled versions of mechanical muscle will be on display against a stunning Moorland Farm backdrop. From classics and collectors’ items to contemporary and cutting edge – take a break from the equestrian action to admire magnificent vehicles representing the epitome of another kind of pony power!
The Essex Market
The Essex Market offers something for everyone, equestrian and non-equestrian alike – whether the saddle or riding boots of your dreams, a unique piece of jewelry to commemorate the weekend or a one-of-a-kind piece of artwork for your home. Top-quality vendors representing a wide variety of carefully curated goods and services will be on hand all weekend to explore and entice.
The Food Court
Exciting equestrian action in an amazing venue. Unique shopping and entertainment offerings for everyone to enjoy. A special day’s outing in the beautiful New Jersey countryside. What better way to work up an appetite for the best of what local markets and food purveyors have to offer! The Essex Horse Trials’ home at Moorland Farm, centered in the “Garden State,” provides a perfect backdrop to feature local foodie favorites and specialty local food vendors to those looking for a taste of something to go, or all the makings for a gourmet picnic on the grounds. All you need is the blanket and basket!
Willow School Children’s Activities
A children’s activity center will be sponsored and provided by Essex partner, The Willow School, an independent, co-educational day school located in nearby Gladstone, New Jersey. At The Willow School, children discover who they are, the joy of learning, and the wonder of the environment around them. For more about The Willow School, click here.