LEDs and Horses Entertain at EkkaNITES
The annual Ekka show has brought in thousands of people to Queensland Australia for the show, games and fun. The night show features an act with horses and LED lights.
One of the most popular elements of the EkkaNITES entertainment program happened almost by accident. Each night during the laser light show, four horses and riders decked out in blue and red LED lights are sent galloping around the ring of the main arena.
Animal trainer and trick rider Frank Green came up with the spectacle on short notice after being given a last-minute slot in the Ekka evenings four years ago. “We had a snap deal to do something, so I’m thinking what can I do… we quickly raced up here to the LED shop just around the corner,” he said. Read more in Brisbane Times.