The Menlo Charity Horse Show, of the finest professional/amateur equestrian events in the United States, has a longstanding legacy of philanthropy. The show, now in its 44th year, attracts over 400 of the finest horses and riders and is one of the most highly rated equestrian competitions in the U.S.
This year’s show, which runs from August 6-11, benefits the Vista Center for the Blind & Visually Impaired, which serves thousands of clients from San Mateo, Santa Clara, Santa Cruz, and San Benito Counties.
Started in 1970 as a one-day horse show, Menlo has a tradition of providing outstanding equine competition and in tandem serves those in need in one of the worlds most affluent communities. Over the past four decades Menlo has provided funding to numerous charities including Planned Parenthood, Amigos De Las Americas, and Vista Center for the Blind and Visually Impaired.
The prestigious event has attracted such luxury sponsors as Tiffany & Co., Neiman Marcus, Rosewood Hotels and Resorts, Bentley Motors, Today Sotheby’s International Realty, Tory Burch, LLC., and many more.