2019 Rooftop Express Presents - The Night of the Horse

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Calling all Horse Lovers…The 'Night of the Horse' (NOTH) is set to be Australia's biggest night of equine entertainment and excellence.

With a list of world first stunts in his holster, show director Dave Manchon is keen to bring an all-star line-up of horses to the AELEC arena with a never before seen production that is sure to get hearts racing, hooves galloping and whips cracking.

Dave Manchon's exciting style of Equine Arena Shows are recognised as providing some of the most exciting and talked about moments seen in the entertainment industry today. With its own impressive record of popular performances the Rooftop Express Show is widely recognised now as the "event highlight" wherever it goes. 

The Night of the Horse will enable its audience to experience the variety and adrenaline of a fast-paced Wild West Show and broadcast an interactive and inspiring message about horsemanship, education and teachings of self belief as spoken about by the nights blue ribbon special guest trainers. 

There will be something for everyone at ‘The Night Of the Horse’ with bulls, brahmans, wagon wheels and family fun high on the agenda of entertainment. Watch out for lucky door prizes, merchandise give-aways and the T shirt Gun promo shooter! Keep an eye out for the Cowboy Dance Cam and Kiss Cam as it scans the crowd to ensure an evening filled with belly laughs and ‘tell your friends’ moments. 

This production will be hosted by Network 7's Sammie O'Brien and will feature Equine Super Trainers:
Warren Backhouse (Australia's highest money earning Reining Trainer, WEG rider and multiple Futurity, Derby and Open Champion
Brett Parbery (12 time Australian Dressage Championship, 3 Olympic Games and a top 10 WEG finish
Rob Leach (American Cow Horse Futurity Champion, Warwick Stallion Draft Winner, Equitana Cow horse Champion

These trainers will be riding some of Australia's highest money earning performance horses in the country and will ensure the Night of the Horse is a "must see" event on either show night of the 4th and 5th of October 2019 in Tamworth.

Alongside these amazing trainers will be interactive demonstrations of trick riding, showjumping, barrel racing to name just a few disciplines.


Saturday 5th October 2019.


Tickets are on sale NOW!

Tickets can be purchased by phoning (02) 6767 5200, in person at The Capitol Theatre Tamworth or online at Entertainment Venues - click here.

Ticket Prices;

VIP/Backstage Pass - $80.00 - seated in bay 6 or 7
Adults - $40.00
Child (4 to 16 years) - $25.00
Senior/Pensioner - $30.00
Family Pass - $90.00 (2 adults + 2 children)

Ticket prices includes booking fee and GST.

A transaction fee of $2.50 (internet), $3.50 (in person) or $4.50 (phone) will also apply.

Children under 4 free entry - to sit on parents lap.

Children must be accompanied by an adult at all times.

Event Location:

Australian Equine and Livestock Events Centre (AELEC)
503 Goonoo Goonoo Road, Tamworth, NSW, 2340

Event Contact Details:

Rooftop Express
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Photos courtesy of Rooftop Express