Whether you are a horse lover or not, you will still enjoy the beautiful atmosphere you will get when you visit Arabian Knights Farms located in Willowbrook, Illinois. The rustic cedar barns and apple trees help give a touch of the country in a place where countrysides are quickly fading.
What is Arabian Knights Farm? First, the AKF Equestrian Center is home to 60 horses. Some of the show horses are owned by Elizabeth and Michael Vena, owners of AKF. The other horses may be owned or leased by individuals or by an entire family.
Yes, you can lease a horse. If you do not want to have the full expense of owning a horse, leasing is a good way if you are just starting out. You may have seen some of these beautiful Arabian horses. These show horses make guest appearances at many local area parades. You can see AKF in the Annual Christmas Day parade in downtown Chicago.
Second, it's a place to come to learn about horses, especially the beautiful breed of Arabians. The Arabian Knights Farm's number one priority is safety. They work with 20 area park districts teaching Horsemanship and a local 4H group teaching beginners of all ages. Private lessons are also available. AKF has 4 trainers on staff to teach everyone the basics of horse care, grooming and riding. Some do it with a dream of entering a World Champion Horse Show, others just do it for fun. Since AKF opened in 1982, over 6,000 student in all levels of Horsemanship have been exposed to the wonderful world of Arabians.
Last, but certainly not least, it's the place to have your next social outing. From weddings to birthday parties, it's a different atmosphere that is sure to please people of all ages and from all walks of life.
Let AKF Entertainment help you with catering, music and events to enjoy a different pace at your next company picnic, class reunion, birthday party, fund raiser etc. and have it at Arabian Knights Farm. You will love the country experience you'll get on their beautifully wooded 10 acre farm. Their gazebo seats 250-300 where you and your friends can watch such events as a jousting match.
If you're planning a wedding, but don't want the same old thing as everyone has, you may want to give this unique farm some thought. The people at Arabian Knights Farm will help you customize your event to make it unique, fun and memorable. With hay rides, tug of war, volley ball, exotic animals, pony rides and much more, you can find something to entertain everyone.
Once a month Arabian Knights Farm is the place to come to watch some of the hottest bands and learn the latest moves in country line dancing. They have also hosted many charity events. Looking for a place to take the kids on a field trip or if you want to do the family thing, bring them to watch the horses or visit their petting zoo.
It's hard to do Arabian Knights Farm justice in writing. It's not only a farm, equestrian center and a place to learn, but a place to go for some real country fun and entertainment too! Come out and see for yourself.