The Bruges Arabian Horse Event is held at Domein Tillegembos. The renovated Kasteel van Tillegem providing the perfect backdrop for a horse show. The vast castle estate is surrounded by a park in the outskirts of Bruges. Tillegem Castle was inhabited by successive noble families until 1978. The provincial government of West Flanders purchased the castle in the early 1980s. To thoroughly restore it between 1985 and 1987. On the ground floor, the reception area, the Louis Louis XV staircase oak and the meeting rooms in the 18th-century lounges are reminders of past castle glory.