October 11 11:00 AM

Derby @ the Vineyard

Sunday, October 11, 2020

Price: FREE Duration: 5 hrs Group Size: 1 - 0 Guests

Penns Woods is hosting its first Hunter Derby! Spectator's welcome! Schooling derby classes, formal derby clases, beautiful horses and great wine!!

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Derby @ the Vineyard is a non-ticketed spectator event organized by Paradox Country Farm and hosted by Penns Woods Winery! It will take place at the fields behind our vineyard. This area is just a short walk from our Tasting Room. Picnic tables will be available to enjoy the show. The event will feauture a food truck, a wine bar for wine by the bottle/glass and the opportunity to enjoy a horse jumping event! Our Tasting Room will be open from 11:00am - 7:00pm for wine by the glass/bottle and wine tastings. Our normal outdoor wine bar will be open for wine by the bottle/glass as well. See you at the Vineyard!

What is a Hunter Derby? A two-round horse jumping competition. Both rounds typically include natural fences reminiscent of the hunt field, such as stone walls, logs, brush jumps, white board fences, post-and-rail jumps, gates, coops, banks and ditches.

Are you a rider interested in participating? Pre-entires due by 8:00pm on 5/14. 

Interested in watching? Come on our to our tasting room, grab a glass of wine and enjoy a nice walk through our vineyard to get to the derby field!