Generally used as a concert hall and conference centre, the Zénith is ideally suited to staging such spectacular events as Vaulting during the Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games™ 2014 in Normandy.

Capacity: 4,000 seats

Address : Parc des Expositions, 14000 Caen www.zenith-caen.fr/


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How to get there?

ADDRESS : Parc des Expositions, 14000 Caen www.zenith-caen.fr/

Caen's Zenith is a only few hundred meters away from the city-center of Caen.

  • CAR : The A13 highway connects Paris to Caen in about 2h30. Other highways connect Caen to the other local cities : Le Mans, Rennes etc.
  • TRAIN : Caen's train station is only 1km away
  • PLANE : The airport of Caen-Carpiquet is 10km away 

Caen's Zenith is also accessible by public transportion.

For more information, please check the section "Transportation"

Transportation Plan Spectators Caen


The Organising Committee is planning on making 3,000 free parking spaces available to spectators, in the shape of 2 park-and-ride facilities located near to the city of Caen: in Beaulieu, and in the Presqu’île neighbourhood of Caen. A free shuttle bus service will run between these car parks and the 4 competition venues in Caen: D’Ornano Stadium (Dressage, Jumping, jumping phase of the Eventing), the Zenith (Vaulting), La Prairie Racecourse (Driving, Para-Dressage), and the Exhibition Centre (Reining).


A popular tourist destination, Normandy has a wide range of accommodation for its visitors. In total, the region boasts more than 200,000 beds for tourists, with holiday cottages, bed and breakfasts, hotels, self-catering apartments, campsites, and more.

To learn more about the accomodation options available, please click here


You will have plenty of options at the Games Village, with:

  • 5 restaurants (300m²)
  • A lounge bar (1 150m²)
  • 4 bars (75m²)
  • 1 food corner (300m²)
  • 1 bakery (150m²)
  • 15 takeaway stands (50m²)
  • 10 sweet stands (16m²)
  • 10 refreshment stands (25m²)


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