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Howard Community College Columbia Classic Grand Prix

Rider at Grand Prix

HCC's 28th Annual Columbia Classic Grand Prix will be held on September 19, 2015

In a challenging course of obstacles, twists and turns, equestrians jump and soar in a race against the clock—all for a good cause! Proceeds from the event benefit the Howard Community College Educational Foundation, which provides scholarship support for HCC students.

Thank you for supporting the 2015 HCC Columbia Classic Grand Prix!


The Grand Prix is held at Marama Farm in Clarksville, MD. Conveniently located off route 32 and between I-70 and I-95, Marama Farm provides the perfect location for the Grand Prix!

Read about the 2014 HCC Grand Prix in the Baltimore Sun

Join the fun with general admission starting at $10

  • Watch horse and rider race the clock while jumping amazing obstacles!
  • Enjoy a treat in the food court or a beverage in Clyde's Beer & Wine Garden!
  • Let the kids have fun in the Kids Corral with activities like pony rides, a moon bounce, hayrides and more!
  • Check out the Classic and Collector Car Show from 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.

Grand Prix Raffle

Don't miss your chance to win a 2016 Ford Mustang Convertible or $20,000 cash option. Tickets are $100 for 1 or $250 for 3. Buy your Grand Prix Rafflet ticket today! Learn more.


Thanks to our generous 2015 sponsors for watching horses fly and helping students soar! Check back in the coming months for 2016 Grand Prix sponsorship opportunities.


Learn how to ride!

Have you ever wanted to be come a horse jockey? Interested in becoming a rider, so you can someday compete in a show-jumping event like the Grand Prix? There are stables all across Maryland, open to beginner and advanced level riders alike. Check out the listings provided by one of our media sponsors, The Equiery!
Learn to Ride!

The Equiery is an independently owned and operated information and advertising publication for the Maryland equestrian community. The Equiery is published 12 times a year (monthly), and is distributed, free, in tack shops and feed shops in & around Maryland. For more information on equestrian services in Maryland, please contact us 1-800-244-9580 or 410-489-7826 or

Ticket Information

Event Tickets

- Adult Lawn $10
- Children 10 and Under - Free
- Adult Bleacher - $15
- Children Bleacher - $8
- Tent Seats - $200

Raffle Tickets

$100 each or 3 for $250

Only 1000 tickets available!

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