On May 6th, the prestigious World Equestrian Center located in Ocala, FL played host to an extraordinary spectacle that left attendees awe-inspired. It was none other than the exhilarating FESTIVALS OF SPEED coinciding with the annual ARABIAN HORSE ASSOCIATION COMPETITION creating a day of unmatched luxury and excitement. Combining the thunderous power of exotic cars with the grace and beauty of Arabian horses, this event took grandeur to new heights.


Attracting car enthusiasts and equestrian aficionados from far and wide, the FESTIVALS OF SPEED showcased an exquisite array of the world’s most remarkable automobiles. From sleek supercars to vintage classics, the event transformed the World Equestrian Center into a haven for automotive enthusiasts. Attendees were treated to an up-close encounter with the crème de la crème of automotive engineering, igniting a passion for speed and elegance.


But the festivities didn’t stop there. Sharing the limelight was the awe-inspiring ARABIAN HORSE ASSOCIATION ANNUAL COMPETITION, featuring a staggering 700 horses competing in various categories. These magnificent horses, renowned for their elegance, grace, and endurance, captivated spectators with breathtaking performances. The atmosphere was filled with an electric energy as riders and horses demonstrated their remarkable skills, leaving everyone in awe of the harmonious partnership between horse and rider.


Reflecting on the overwhelming success of the event, Joe Sabatini, President of Festivals of Speed expressed his delight; saying,

“We are thrilled with the incredible response to the Festivals of Speed Exotic Car Show and Arabian Horse Competition at the World Equestrian Center. The fusion of these two extraordinary worlds has created an unparalleled experience for attendees. The roaring engines of the exotic cars harmoniously blending with the thundering hooves of the Arabian horses created an ambiance that will be remembered for years to come.”

The Festivals of Speed Exotic Car Show not only served as a paradise for car and horse enthusiasts but also offered a multitude of other entertainment options. Guests were treated to gourmet culinary experiences, exquisite art displays, and the opportunity to engage with fellow enthusiasts and industry experts. The event’s success was a testament to the seamless fusion of luxury, performance, and sophistication.


As the sun set on a day filled with unparalleled excitement and unforgettable memories, the Festivals of Speed Exotic Car Show and Arabian Horse Competition left a lasting impression on all who attended. The World Equestrian Center witnessed the convergence of two prestigious worlds, where horsepower reigned supreme, whether on four wheels or four hooves.


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