The MARS Great Meadow International is undergoing many changes this year. MARS EQUESTRIAN™ , a division of Mars, Incorporated, is the new Title Sponsor of the Great Meadow International. We have a new date: August 22-25, 2019. New levels: CCI2, 3, 4-S with up to 200 entries. New schedule: Thursday-dressage for 2 and 3*;Friday-dressage for 4*; Saturday-all SJ plus 2* XC; Sunday 3 and 4* XC. New inclusive hospitality options and more entertainment. We expect that this will be one of the premier competitions in the US. Located in the heart of horse country, Great Meadow is one of the most scenic equestrian parks in the world. Please support this competition as a volunteer. As a volunteer, you will be able to enter a raffle for amazing prizes, receive certain appreciation gifts, earn points to the year-end USEA volunteer awards and, of course, watch the competition at no cost. In addition to the equestrian competition, the 2019 GMI will highlight all things related to our canine companions. Leashed dogs are welcome and can enjoy amenities including a “VIP’ – “Very Important Pooch” cooling tent with swag, treat samples, and more especially for your best four legged friend. Other additions to the event schedule include canine demonstrations and dog-friendly programming and educational events for the whole family.oin us!