EQUUS Film & Arts Fest Fast Facts

EQUUS Film Festival would like to thank Sponsors Kentucky Horse Park & International Museum Of The Horse and Presenting Sponsor Goss RV Luxury Motorcoach Rentals for the 2019 EQUUS Film Festival.

Coming December 5 – 8, 2019 at the Kentucky Horse Park in Lexington Kentucky in the Wigley Media Group Theaters.

WHAT: EQUUS Film & Arts Fest - 7th Annual

WHY: The EQUUS Film Festival has been created to highlight and reward the diverse and creative efforts of those who artistically pay homage to the horse. EFF offers a platform to educate and enlighten the world to all issues related to horses. EQUUS Film Festival’s ultimate goal is to better the world for horses.

WHEN: DECEMBER 5, 6, 7 & 8, 2019

Thursday: Opening VIP event 6 pm – 10 pm

EQUUS Pop-Up Gallery & PANELS - Friday & Saturday & Sunday – 9 am – 5 pm

FILMS - Friday 1 pm - 10 pm \ Saturday 10 am - 10 pm \ Sunday 10 am – 6pm

Sunday WINNIE Awards Ceremony 7 pm – 9 pm

TICKETS: https://filmfreeway.com/EQUUSFilmFestival/tickets

 WHERE:  KENTUCKY HORSE PARK, Lexington KY - https://kyhorsepark.com/


POP-UP GALLERY – International Museum Of The Horse @ Kentucky Horse Park

HOST HOTEL: GLO Lexington – Ask for EQUUS Film Festival Rate


 AIRPORTS: Bluegrass Regional Airport 4000 Terminal Dr, Lexington, KY 40510

26 min (14.2 mi) via Newtown Pike

Code: LEX - https://bluegrassairport.com/airlines.html

Louisville International Airport 600 Terminal Dr, Louisville, KY 40209

1 h 8 min (73.8 mi) via I-64 E

Code: SDF - https://www.flylouisville.com/

HOW: Tickets available online, visit the website for more details: https://filmfreeway.com/EQUUSFilmFestival/tickets

VIP Party & Film Screening on Thursday 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm at the Kentucky Horse Park

VIP Herd Gathering on Friday 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm at the Hockensmith Gallery

VIP Herd Gathering on Saturday 1:00 pm – 3:30 pm at Wrigley Media Group Studios

VIP Herd Gathering on Saturday 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm at Horse & Barrel Tours

Pinterest -  https://www.pinterest.com/EFFNYC/
Twitter – https://twitter.com/EQUUSFilmNYC

Director & Film Contact: Lisa Diersen  lisa@equusfilmfestival.net   +1-630-272-3077
Press Link: Diana De Rosa  dderosa1@optonline.net   +1-516- 848-4867
Author Contact: Carly Kade carly@carlykadecreative.com  +1-201-927-2135
Panel Contact: Candace Wade candaceca@earthlink.net   +1-615-465-6955
PODCAST Coordinator: Julianne Neal julianneneal@me.com  +1-803-351-0223


Friday, November 29, 2019 – 05:30 PM

to Tuesday, December 31, 2019 – 10:00 PM

Kentucky Horse Park
The 26th Annual Southern Lights holiday festival will return to the Kentucky Horse Park in Lexington, November 29-December 31. (Non-Driving Holiday Festival activities closed Dec. 24-31) The Kentucky Horse Park Foundation presents Southern Lights annually, a greatly anticipated holiday tradition for families all across Kentucky, in support of the programs, activities and facilities of the Kentucky Horse Park.

Top 20 Event in the Southeast by the Southeast Tourism Society.

From 5:30 until 10:00 pm each evening, visitors will be awed by the dazzling display of majestic lights. The drive will begin at the Kentucky Horse Park Campground, and will proceed through an enhanced dreamland of dazzling lighted and often animated figures. While many displays represent the holiday season, favorites are customized to represent the Bluegrass state.

foundation@khpfoundation.org  -  859-255-5727



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The EQUUS film Festival is the leading showcase for domestic and international equestrian content including feature films, shorts, documentaries, music videos, commercials, training, educational materials, art and literature. Now available On Demand and Streaming to all your devices.

 The seventh annual EQUUS Film Festival will take place December 5 – 8, 2019 at the Kentucky Horse Park in Lexington Kentucky in the Wrigley Media Group Theaters. EQUUS Film Festival is the first event of its kind to offer a home to equine storytellers from around the world, through feature films, documentaries, video’s, commercials, and short films as well as cultural elements of fine equestrian art and literature, We are the first to host an On Demand Platform for the EFF films and documentaries.

Founded in 2013 by Lisa Diersen, President/Director, an avid equestrian who has spent her life in the company of horses. Lisa’s mission is to show the world how horses can bring everyone together regardless of race, age, gender, abilities or disabilities. She presently raises, trains, and loves Lusitano horses in Maple Park, Illinois, with her faithful campion, the spunky Jack Russell, Amore.

Diana De Rosa, an international equine photographer and journalist, joined EQUUS in 2015 as co-organizer of the NYC event. Diana is a veteran equestrian photojournalist, who has traveled the world and has recorded equestrian history for over 35 years. Her story and photography have taken her to over 30 countries. An accomplished rider herself, De Rosa understands the horse world from many different angles. She also has two of her own columns on hubpages.com/@dianaderosa. Her photography can be seen at www.dianaderosa.com

The EQUUS Film Festival highlights and rewards the diverse and creative efforts of those who pay artistic homage to the horse.

The EQUUS Film Festival is now available on-demand, streaming to all your devices.

Visit our website at www.equusfilmfestival.net and like us on FaceBook and Twitter.

EQUUS On Demand https://filmfestivalflix.com/festival/equus/#.W-4ZnehKhPb

Contact: Lisa Diersen 630-272-3077

Photos Available Upon Request




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