“Festival Of The Horse & Drum”©
August 17 – 18, 2013
at the Kane County Fairground in St. Charles Illinois.
Tickets For The Festival Of The Horse & Drum
Available at the Gate or Online
Cost: $15.00 Adult / $7.50 Children 6 – 16 / Free Children Under 5
For All Day Pass
Tickets For The 1st Equus Film Festival At The Arcada Theater
Will Be Available ONLY At The Door.
Cost: $6.00 For All Day Pass or $20.00 For A Full Festival 4 Day Pass
Saturday Festival 9am to 7pm
Saturday Evening – Mario Contreras Equestrian Extravaganza 7pm – 10pm
Sunday Festival 9am – 6pm
Traditional Inter Tribal
American Indian Pow-Wow and Drum
Tanner and Glaze
Western Horse Games Festival
“Grand Tournament of St Charles” International Jousting and Games Tournament
Mario A. Contreras
Equestrian Extravaganza Show
1st Equus Film Festival©
in Downtown St Charles’s Historic Arcada Theater
Equine Assisted Abilities Pavilion
Horses Used Every Day in Equine Assisted Therapies
African American Cowboy and Military Pavilion
Kids Corral – Pony Rides – Model Horse Contest
Children’s Horse Art Contest – Ice Cream Eating Contest – Costume Contest
cowboys and cowgirls – Knights and Princesses – Forest Elfs and faries
Horsemen of Spain, Portugal and Mexico Fiesta
with Chon Macedo from Ran-Chon
Horses Of The Baroque, Renaissance and Medieval Era
Jill McCrae of McCrae Farm
Laura Amandis With Her Dancing Stallions
Horses of Holland in the Baroque Pavillion
Enrique Martinez of Monte Cristo Equestrian
Tiana Ng of Classical Baroque
Multicultural Food Vendors
Equine Vendors &
Authentic and Diverse Ethnic goods and crafts
Juried Equine Art Show
“Horses of A Different Color”
Hosted by the St Charles Arts Council
Farm to Barn – Farm To School – Farm To Table
Agricultural Educational Interactive Area
This will be the first “Equestrian Multicultural Multimedia Event” of its kind!
This Equestrian event promises to be the most “ fun at a horse fair” the public will ever have!
This is just the beginning…….
So, please join us by visiting and supporting the 1st Annual Festival Of The Horse & Drum©!