Where Is It?
Ronald Reagan Black Tie and Blue Jeans BBQ is making its 15th
appearance at the Canterbury Equestrian Showplace in Newberry, in
Alachua County, Florida.
Canterbury has been a great venue for this
event. It's Cowboys and Cowgirls and Horses atmosphere is
reminiscent of Ronald Reagan's personality and the ranch that he loved.
Canterbury is on State Road 26, about 10 minutes West of Gainesville.
If coming in to Alachua County on I-75, get off of the interstate at
State Road 26 (exit 387). State Road 26 is also known, in Alachua
County, as University Avenue or Newberry Road.
After getting off of I-75, go West about 10 minutes or so.
Canterbury in in the country, on the right hand side. It is a
big, venue. You can't miss it.
At Waldo, exit off of 301 onto State Road 24 and follow it to
Gainesville. When you get to Gainesville, take 39th Avenue (222)
West, past I-75 to County Road 241. Take County Road 241 South
(left) to State Road 26 and then State Road 26 West (right) to
An alternative route is to go past 39th Avenue (222) to State Road 26
and then to take it all the way out to Canterbury. This route is
more direct, but University Avenue / Newberry Road is likely to be more
Canterbury's address is 23100 West Newberry Road, Newberry, Fl 32669. Click here for a Google map of the area.