Bringing Back the Mars Essex Horse Trials

The Mars Essex Horse Trials is making a comeback after 19 years, a development that was celebrated at Moorland Farm in Far Hills, N.J.,
June 22, 2016, with a cocktail party and Invitational Derby Cross. Read More

Date of Event: June 24-25, 2017
Moorland Farm, Far Hills, New Jersey

The Mars Essex Horse Trials will ride again

The pieces are falling into place for a revival of the Mars Essex Horse Trials, just 20 years shy of the iconic eventing competition’s final bow in the Somerset Hills.

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Essex designates Greater Newark LifeCamp as sole beneficiary

As competition re-commences next year, proceeds will benefit Greater Newark LifeCamp – providing an enriching day camp experience for Newark-area youths during the months of July and August.

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We Want You To Join The Essex Team!

Sign up to be a Volunteer at the Mars Essex Horse Trials – you’ll have fun, get up-close to all the action, and be an integral part of our long tradition. There’s a job for every skill and interest level.

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