Prestigious Pennsylvania National
Horse Show Offers Wide Range of
Sponsorship Opportunities
Harrisburg, Pennsylvania – July 25, 2018 – The 2018 Pennsylvania National Horse Show (PNHS) is increasing sponsor opportunities to include a variety of patron levels and sponsor benefits to support our growing show! In its 73 rd year, PNHS, returns to the Farm Show Complex in Harrisburg, PA, October 11-20, 2018 .
Throughout the ten days of competition, the PNHS will host over 1,400 qualified Junior and Adult competitors from across the nation and abroad, competing for over $500,000 prize money and prestigious titles. The PNHS features eight National Championships , including the Dover Saddlery/US Hunter Seat Equitation Medal Final which has spawned some of the sport’s most elite names, as well as the Neue Schule/USEF National Junior Jumper Individual and Team Championships. “Junior Weekend” takes place October 11-14, followed by “Senior Week” October 15-20, culminating in the thrilling $132,000 Grand Prix de Penn National featuring Olympians.
Sponsorship Opportunities
Corporate and individual sponsor opportunities are offered at all price points and can be customized to meet the specific needs of our patrons, including:
  • Heritage Club – Support the Horse Show with a four-year commitment and contribute to sustaining the history and future of the PNHS
  • Founders Club – Support the PNHS Foundation and its annual grants for therapeutic riding programs and equine rescue groups
  • Presenting, Title, Official and Naming Sponsorships – Category exclusivity and naming rights for the integral elements of the Horse Show. All benefits can be customized to any specific needs
  • Champion Sponsor – Sponsor division including presentation of the championship award
  • Special Award Sponsor – Sponsor an award for a Leading Rider, Grand Champion or High Point class including presentation of the award
  • Special Events Sponsor – Sponsor special events including Selfie Tours, Entertainment Events, Family Fun Day Activities and more
  • Exhibitor Lounge – Sponsor the Exhibitor Lounge for the entire show or a single day
  • In-Gate Incentives – Supplying apples and carrots for the horses at the In-Gate
Benefits & Options Can Include:
  • Naming and Branding Opportunities
  • Arena Banners
  • Sampling
  • Program & Prize List Ads
  • Awards Opportunities
  • Hospitality Options
  • Corporate Social Opportunities
  • PA Announcements
  • Vendor Space
  • Scoreboard Recognition and more!
“We are delighted to offer such a wide variety of Sponsorship options,” said Susie Webb, Executive Director of the PNHS. “If there’s something in particular anyone would like to create as a package, we can make that happen. We look forward to welcoming all our sponsors – old and new – at our 73 rd annual event!”
The Pennsylvania National Horse Show offers widespread exposure for its sponsors. Some of the highlights from 2017 include:
  • 15,000 onsite spectators were entertained, educated and shopped with more than 70 vendors
  • Live Feed Webcast: 880,300 views to all 50 states and abroad
  • Local Television
  • Radio: 3 million impressions
  • Billboards: 2.23 million impressions
  • Facebook: reach of 1,594,750
  • Instagram: 323,564 total engagement
  • Twitter: 129,049 impressions
  • Web Traffic: 180,000 views
  • Email marketing: over 100,000 reached
In addition, a PNHS sponsorship provides participation in an event that benefits a 501(c)3 Foundation supporting area youth and equine programs such as therapeutic riding; brings over $44,000,000 to the greater Harrisburg area over the ten days of competition; and has been a tradition in the community for over 70 years.
For further information about becoming a Sponsor at the PNHS, visit
Established in 1946, the Pennsylvania National Horse Show hosts the country’s top competitors in one of the largest indoor horse shows. Proceeds from the horse show benefit The Pennsylvania National Horse Show Foundation, a 501(c)(3) tax-exempt non-profit organization, providing support for therapeutic riding programs and equine rescue groups.
Photos by Al Cook Photo
Make plans to join us October 11 - 20, 2018 at the
Farm Show Complex in Harrisburg, PA. For more information on the show or to donate to the Foundation, please visit .
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