Carriage Driving Clinics, Lessons, & Services
Cypress Keep Services
 John Porter
 and Erika Matulich
 4909 Stanley Road
 Plant City, Florida 33565
 [email protected]
 (813) 982-2200 [phone] 
 (813) 982-9709 [fax]

Nearby Lodging to Cypress Keep:

  • Comfort Inn
  • (6.84 mi)
    (813) 707-6000
  • Holiday Inn Express
  • (6.87 mi) (813) 719-3800
  • Ramada Inn
  • (5.71 miles)
    (813) 752-3141
  • Days Inn
  • (5.67 miles)
    (813) 752-0570

Other Services at Cypress Keep:

  • Paddocks $15 per day
  • Daily hacking $10 per horse per day, by appointment only
  • Horse transportation (varies by distance)
  • Feed/ration balancing consultations


Cypress Keep is an equestrian facility located near Tampa, Florida in Plant City, just minutes from I-4 and I-75.  The facility is available for rental and has already hosted numerous equestrian games, jousts, lessons, medieval battles, equestrian clinics, and carriage driving shows.

The facility includes 50 acres, 20 paddocks, four camping hookups (water/electric), equine washrack, restroom with shower, pool, barn, permanent hazards/obstacles, 40m X 80m dressage arena, parking area, fishing pond, and trails.

High-quality synthetic harness can be purchased through Cypress Keep.

Both John Porter and Erika Matulich are available to assist you. John provides services in course design, harness fitting, clinics, show project management, transportation, and other aspects of driving, jousting, and historical re-enactments.  Erika provides services in farm/ranch finances and taxes, show organization, announcing, scoring, clinics, and technical delegation.

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