We walked the grounds we saw a boy with his great dogs, vendors were ready for the crowds, and the ASPCA booth was ready to promote animal rescue plus care.
More than 70 corporate sponsors, stables representing 25 countries, 1,600 horses in this most spectacular hunter/jumper event compete, for the near $7000,000 prize money. Over 50,000 spectators will enjoy this years Hampton Classic. Media, music, fashion, and super stars form all over the world will be in attendance. Fine Art has brought you along. Please enjoy the pictures shot below on opening day.All photo © Jamie Forbes/