Lipizzan horses to perform in Buxton

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BUXTON – The famous Herrmanns’ Royal Lipizzan Stallions of Austria will present shows at a farm in Buxton on three dates this month.

Stephanie Keene of Hearts & Horses Therapeutic Riding Center, 63 Justin Merrill Road, in Buxton said this week the white stallions would perform at the farm at 7 p.m. on Friday, Aug. 24; 6 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 25; and 1 p.m. on Sunday, Aug. 26. The shows are a fundraiser for the therapeutic riding program at the Buxton farm.

About 17 of the stallions will arrive at her farm on Aug. 20. The show will ship a portable stable to house the stallions.

Advanced ticket sales are $15. Outlets for tickets include Hearts and Horses Farm, Blue Seal Feeds in South Windham; Freeport Tack Shop; Andy’s Agway, Dayton; Woodsome’s Feed, Waterboro; and Rosemont Bakery, Portland.

For more information, call Keene at 929-4700 or visit heartsanhorses.org.