Friends We’ve Lost & JEC Spotlight

Friend We've Lost – Charles W. Kelley Charles W. Kelley Charlie, as he was known to his friends, can only be described as a persistent and unyielding supporter of the recreational aspects of the Cecil Commerce Center. Charlie would never take “no” for an answer. Charlie advocated for use of part of the land at […]

The Jacksonville Equestrian Center Gets Praise from the May Day Qualifier Dressage Show Management and Competitors

With well-groomed outdoor rings, a 123,000 square foot indoor arena, and over 400 permanent stalls, the Jacksonville Equestrian Center offers everything the aspiring dressage rider needs to enjoy campaigning with their equine partner. The Jacksonville Equestrian Center has become a ‘go-to’ destination for dressage events. Southeast Horse Shows recently held their May Day Qualifier that […]

Ropers Spin To Win Brand New Truck and Trailer and Over $170,000 in Prize Money at Jacksonville Equestrian Center

Top ranked team ropers from across the United States descended on the Jacksonville Equestrian Center last weekend for a chance to win a 2018 Dodge RAM 3500 4-door diesel pick-up truck and a two-horse aluminum trailer. Cash payouts totaled $172,400 and prizes, which included trophy buckles, saddles, ropes and much more, was valued at $100,000. […]

Dressage Is Tracking Up at The Jacksonville Equestrian Center

With top tier arenas, an indoor coliseum like no other in the area and over 400 permanent stalls, the Jacksonville Equestrian Center provides everything a dressage rider needs to enjoy competing with their equine partner.  The Jacksonville Equestrian Center is becoming the go-to destination for dressage-focused equestrians, so it should come as no surprise that […]

Jacksonville Equestrian Center Hosts Groundbreaking Event

The Jacksonville Equestrian Center (JEC) held an official groundbreaking ceremony on May 3rd, 2018 for its new covered arena, part of its long term plan for progress and expansion. “The new arena will be the largest clear-span covered arena in the southeast providing the necessary space to support a wider variety of activities and multiple […]

Jacksonville Equestrian Center Wraps Up Another Successful Spring Classic Series

For the third year in a row, the Jacksonville Equestrian Center wowed riders and spectators alike during the Jacksonville Spring Classic, held April 4 through April 15, 2018. The facility, which boasts an impressive set-up including a larger-than-life indoor stadium, several outdoor rings and a derby field, attracted 500 hunter and jumper pairs from as […]

For Edge-of-Your-Seat Excitement, Head to the Jacksonville Equestrian Center This Weekend to See Horses Jumping in the Jacksonville Spring Classic

Jacksonville, FL (April 5, 2018) – The Jacksonville Equestrian Center in Jacksonville, Florida is the place to be for horse lovers over the next couple of weeks as the much-anticipated Third Annual Jacksonville Spring Classic hunter/jumper series gets under way. Junior, amateur, and professional riders—between 300-500 of them—will vie for over $260,000 in prize money […]