AEC Tickets

AEC Tickets

General Admission

General admission for spectators is free! The Kentucky Horse Park may charge fees for parking upon arrival.

For tickets to the USEA Welcome Party, USEA Competitor Party, and VIP Hospitality Tent, please click here.

2021 AEC Party Schedule:

  • Wednesday, September 1

Luau Welcome Reception | 6:30 p.m. at the KHP Big Barn

Celebrate the 2021 AEC by kicking off the week with a luau-themed welcome party. Bring your best luau-themed attire, whether it be floral shirts, hula skirts, or apparel with palm trees, pineapples, coconuts, or tiki huts.

Each horse receives one ticket, and additional tickets may be purchased.

  • Thursday, September 2

Adult Rider and Young Rider Party | 6:30 p.m. at The Cove

Adult riders and young riders can come together to celebrate being together at the AEC with drinks, dinner, and the beautiful historical backdrop of The Cove. Attendees must be members of their USEA Area Adult Rider or Young Rider program.

AEC Event Officials Party | 6:30 p.m.

This evening function will be open to the 2021 AEC event officials in appreciation of their hard work.

  • Friday, September 3

Battle of the Bands Themed Competitors Party | 6:30 p.m. at the VIP Hospitality tent

The Rolling Stones, The Beatles, Spice Girls, N’Sync, The Backstreet Boys, and more! Come dressed as your favorite boy band or girl band from any decade.

Friday night’s party will be full of entertainment with drinks, dinner, dancing, fun outfits, and the finale of the Advanced Final. Tentatively starting at 6:30 p.m., Advanced competitors will show jump in the Rolex Stadium. Following the Advanced Final, you can dance the night away to your favorite songs.

Each horse receives one ticket, and additional tickets may be purchased.

VIP Hospitality Tent

From Tuesday through Sunday, there will be an exclusive VIP Hospitality tent at the arena with premium seating and delicious food and drinks. Mingle with sponsors, owners, riders and eventing fans/supporters. Make sure to stop by the VIP tent for breakfast and/or lunch every day. Daily menus are available for reference at the ticket link. Purchase VIP tickets here.

Official Corporate Sponsors of the USEA

Official Outerwear of the USEA

Official Supplement Feeding System of the USEA

Official Forage of the USEA

Official Feed of the USEA

Official Saddle of the USEA

Official Joint Therapy Treatment of the USEA

Official Equine Insurance of the USEA

Official Horse Clothing of the USEA