The Equestrian Center of Walnut Creek

"Keeping Horses in the Heart of our Community"
Heather Farm Park, Walnut Creek, CA

Join us as we celebrate the 2013 Day of the Horse on Sat Dec 7th! This year we will also ride in Memory of Pearl Harbor Day and in recognition of all our Armed Services. 

 Day of the Horse IN 2004 the US Congress voted to recognize Dec 13th as the nationally observed annual Day of the Horse, a beautiful and hard working animal that helped us build our great country. The Equestrian Center of Walnut Creek and San Ramon Valley Horsemen will celebrate on Sat Dec 7. The public is welcome to this festive, family-friendly, and free event! At approx 12:00pm trail riders will begin arriving at the ECWC arenas, at 1pm you can watch exciting riding demonstrations in arenas including: cowboys n'cowgirls, gymkhana, 4h horse members, mini horses, drill teams and much more! Our Snack Shack will be open with yummy lunch options and other great snacks.

 We invite you to bring a canned food donation for the Contra Costa County Food Bank, and/or hay for Founder Rehab Ranch in Clayton, 

Let's do some good for those in need!


10 am Staging for trail riders at at Castle Rock Park

 11am Guided Trail Rides will begin to ride to Equestrian Center, click here for trail map from Castle Rock Staging over the "Briones to Mt Diablo Regional Trail"

PLEASE NOTE: We do NOT have rental horses available for this ride, so BYOH 

 12pm-2pm Snack Shack open for lunch, click here for menu and to RSVP for lunch

1pm Holiday  entertainment with riding and breed demonstrations in the arenas for trail riders and the general public. Free admission to Equestrian Center at Heather Farm, go to Directions tab above for directions to the Equestrian Center Arenas in Heather Farm Park.

2:30pm Guided Trail Rides back to Castle Rock 

3pm Drill Team Clinic, contact Cathy Cerro for more info at [email protected]

Trail Riders must RSVP by sending an email to us by no later than 5pm Friday Dec 6th

We need this info when your RSVP: 1) your name and names of all those riding with you, 2) your cell phone number, and 3) RSVP for lunch, yes or no, for yourself and all those riding with you and which lunch deal, click here for menu(menu will be posted soon!)


Upcoming Events

Tuesday, Oct 24 at 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday, Oct 24 at 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday, Nov 28 at 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday, Nov 28 at 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM

Recent Photos

Past Events

9/2/12 Labor Day weekend English/ Western Horse shows

9/9/12 ECWC/KMT Hunter Jumper Show

9/25/12 Board meeting