twilightjumperTwilight Jumpers, a newer and extremely popular program hosted at Great Meadow in The Plains, Va., provides more exciting entertainment for equestrian enthusiasts.

Held on selected Friday nights, two classes of high jumpers compete for cash prizes. Gates open at 6:30 p.m. with the first match beginning at 7 p.m. Amateurs jump up to 3′6ʺ for $500, then professionals compete at 4′2ʺ for $5,000. Upcoming dates are May 30, June 27, July 18, and Aug. 29; cost is $30 per carload and fun activities—including tailgating, tug of war, and DJ with dancing—are provided. Event benefits the High Performance Equestrian Foundation, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit.

For more information about Twilight Jumpers, call 540.454.6673, email elizbill01@hotmail.com or visit http://www.greatmeadow.org/events/twilight-jumpers.