We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

The Dancing Horses Theatre

Features Animals
Review Highlights
This horse show appeals to all!

I attended the show today and had a good time. I think they did a good job of making it appeal to... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
hotelsrfunforus
,
wisconsin
Family fun!!!

The show was very entertaining! Very professional like a Las Vegas show not a small town one. The... read more

Reviewed December 15, 2018
Thomas1970c
,
Middleton, Wisconsin
via mobile
Read all 252 reviews
69
All photos (69)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveler Overview
  • Excellent65%
  • Very good24%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travelers talk about
“horse show”(67 reviews)
“petting zoo”(73 reviews)
“backstage tour”(19 reviews)
About
Enjoy a day full of experience at Wisconsin’s own Dancing Horses, Animal Gardens. You day begins with The Dancing Horses Theatre presentation of an enchanting NEW performance that is unparalleled anywhere else. From the moment the show opens until...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Contact
5065 State Road 50, Delavan, WI 53115-4200
Website
+1 262-728-8200
Call
Improve This Listing
Reviews (252)
Filter reviews
252 results
Traveler rating
161
61
13
8
9
Traveler type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
161
61
13
8
9
Show reviews that mention
All reviews horse show petting zoo backstage tour christmas show exotic bird show baby animal pony rides all ages beautiful costumes talking birds train ride face painting talented performers love animals whole family fun feeding concession stand
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 252 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I attended the show today and had a good time. I think they did a good job of making it appeal to all of the audience members because there was something there for everyone. Face painting, concessions, glow-toys, and reasonably-priced photo ops made it more...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank hotelsrfunforus
Reviewed December 15, 2018 via mobile

The show was very entertaining! Very professional like a Las Vegas show not a small town one. The entertainers really enjoy performing they’re not just playing a part.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Thomas1970c
Reviewed December 9, 2018

The human performers and the horses do a fantastic show. The birds are also fantastic. A nice reasonable gift shop. Skip the dinner.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Debtravel777
Reviewed November 26, 2018

Was so beautifully done. Great for the whole family of all ages. The horses clearly enjoy what they've been trained to do. The talented performers did a fantastic job. The choreography of the various performances are so creative. The beautiful costumes, music selection and sound...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank NC M
Reviewed November 12, 2018

If your looking for a place to take your family, young, old or in between.. A memorizing performance, as the horses prance and interact with each other and their riders. You can walk the grounds. The parrot show is amazing, they perform, talk and are...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank lanacarlson47
Reviewed September 1, 2018 via mobile

I went to see the Dancing Horses & mini zoo. There were several great shows- I liked the Bubbles one, The miniature horses & the family story. I would recommend this for any age.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank SharonR75
Reviewed August 29, 2018

We only did the petting zoo part of this business. We thoroughly enjoyed our time there. Wish we had time to visit the shows. We had a ball. It is simple but so much fun. Crazy assortment of animals. The kids had fun feeding them....More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Judi B
Reviewed August 19, 2018

We took our 6 and 12 year old grandchildren, who were staying with us for a week. We have lived in this area for 45 years, driving past the place hundreds of times but never attended until this week. The dancing horse show was excellent...we...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank PugglePipersMama
Reviewed August 12, 2018 via mobile

The train ride into the woodsy area to see the animals was horrible with mosquitoes. The staff (not the interns) were rude and unfriendly. They were all inconvenienced to help. There weren't signs to tell us where to go to see all the animals so...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank 484MeganG
Reviewed August 10, 2018

We have been to Dancing Horses 2 times now in past 3 years. Enjoyed the horse show a lot both times! We also liked hanging out in the petting area and feed the pregnant donkeys and the goats.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank fitzgirl13
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 7 nearby hotels
Inns Of Geneva National
171 reviews
1.50 miles away
Sky Lodge Inn & Suites
117 reviews
1.52 miles away
Delavan Lake Resort
95 reviews
2.03 miles away
Lake View Motel
7 reviews
2.05 miles away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 80 nearby restaurants
Daddy Maxwell's
166 reviews
1.61 miles away
Cafe Calamari
248 reviews
1.74 miles away
Harpoon Willies
151 reviews
1.75 miles away
Pier 290 Restaurant
478 reviews
2.11 miles away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 15 nearby attractions
Belfry Music Theatre
183 reviews
.54 miles away
Yerkes Observatory
321 reviews
2.26 miles away
Jerry's Majestic Marine
21 reviews
3.86 miles away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
Escape755396
January 20, 2019|
Answer
Response from lanacarlson47 | Reviewed this property |
You can go online to see the times and dates available. I know it may be a bit expensive, but the horses and the show are amazing, the Parrot show is memorable and if you have time for the tour the kids would enjoy it. The... More
0
Votes
map102017
May 8, 2017|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from thedancinghorses | Property representative |
The Theatre is very wheelchair friendly. First row of seats around the performance area is on the ground floor. Other rows are just 2 steps up. All seating is comfortable and close-up.
1
Vote