Area Info

RIO is proud to partner with the Fairfield Inn and Suites by Marriott, located at 1301 NE Windsor Dr, Lee’s Summit, MO 64086.


Call (816) 524-7572 to book your room now!  Make sure to mention RIO Equestrian Centre for a discount.

Area Hotels

Dining Options 

Rio Choice

Summit Grill

9512 Buckner Tarsney Rd.
Grain Valley, MO 64029

27905 County Hwy 8-S 

Lee's Summit, MO 64086

(816) 578-5700

27900 County Hwy 8-S

Lee's Summit, MO 64086
(816) 578-4561

9502 Lake Lotawana Rd.

Lake Lotawana, MO 64086

(816) 774-8065


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‘Bizzie’ O’Leary grew up in St. Louis MO, as a horse crazy child. She would do anything to be around horses, volunteering as a hot walker at polo games, working at the barn for lessons, and participating in the local Pony Club. With the addition of a property and casualty insurance license in 2012, Bizzie can confidently offer horse owners a wide variety of products and services.

At Trailside RV Park and Store, we take pride in offering great service and warm hospitality to our guests. Enjoy the comfort and convenience of a well-maintained facility including propane (LP gas), ice, and snacks in our store; laundry, swimming pool, helpful, courteous staff members; and a clean, quiet space of your own to settle in for the evening or an extended stay.


Wilhite and Frees Equine Hospital is a full-service equine hospital that offers routine medical, dental and surgical care as well as emergency treatments. With years of experience providing general wellness care and treating serious conditions. Wilhite and Frees Equine Hospital's doctors and the trained technicians are available day or night for emergency services. They can also provide you with nutritional and illness-prevention tips that enable you to better care for your horse and ensure his or her optimal health.

Better Horses is a multi-platform media and communications company that delivers content to the equestrian industry in print, radio, television, digital and special events. The company exists to provide professional, dynamic informative entertainment that enables horse enthusiast to swap and share advice, promote and interact with one another to increase learning and productivity.

The official trailer and RV partner of RIO Equestrian Centre is Transwest Truck Trailer and RV.  Click the icon for more information!

War Horses for Veterans is a three-day equine and networking experience. Veterans will have the opportunity to bond with horses, as well as each other, in a safe and comfortable country environment.

We provide veterans a peaceful break from everyday life challenges, giving them a chance to have quality time to clear their minds, share stories in a judgment-free space and enjoy some of the best midwest food.

Our commitment to combat veterans go beyond a weekend experience, we introduce them to a network of people able and willing to support them long after the uniform comes off, all in the spirit of community.