Considered the unofficial start to the CNE, HorseCapades kicks off Saturday, July 28 with its beloved program designed to introduce the young, and the young at heart, alike to the magical world of horses. Visitors with little ones can trot over to the Horse Palace, which features interactive and educational games and activities such as Guess a Horse’s Weight, learning about a horse’s nutrition and grooming, battery-operated mini tractor rides, and can’t miss opportunities to pet a variety of horses and enjoy FREE pony rides (for children under 10 years of age). Back by popular demand and set to original music, HorsePower Live! is pageantry, passion, precision, and fun for all ages. Cheer on your favourite horse as they perform sensational feats in a virtual battle of the breeds. From thrilling trick riding to roping and costumes, HorsePower Live! is an entertainment experience sure to dazzle. Not to mention, visitors will have the unique opportunity to meet the stars of the show, the magnificent horses, after the performance!