73rd Annual Tryon Block House Races


Event Information

RESCHEDULED TO: Saturday, October 5, 2019
6881 NC Highway 9
Columbus, NC

Click here for FAQ regarding the rescheduling.

Purchase Tickets:

Click here to purchase tickets

Ticket options include:
Pre-Race Party and Calcutta on Friday, October 4th
Tailgating Spaces
VIP Hospitality Tent
Finish Line Tents

IMG_5347Photo courtesy of Phillip Hudson.


Schedule of Events:

Coming soon! Be sure to get ready for the annual:

Hat Contest
Categories: 12&Under: Most Creative and Most Traditional;
Adult: Funniest, Most Creative, and Most Traditional

Pants Content
Best “Go to Heck” pants will be awarded 1st-3rd place.

Tailgate Contest
Categories: Classic Hunt and Country, Fanciest Tailgate, Most Original Theme, and Most Fun Theme

3 Hat Winners Debbie Rogers PhotoPhoto courtesy of Debbie Rogers.


GTH Pants Contest Debbie Rogers PhotoPhoto courtesy of Debbie Rogers.


Join us for the Pre-Race Party 


2019  Parking and Event Map:

Other Opportunities: 

Volunteers are an important part of the Tryon Block House Races, and these positions will be available soon. To learn more, click here.

For vendor opportunities, please email vendors@tryon.com.

For advertising or media partnerships, please email advertising@tryon.comAd Deadline: September 1.

For Media Credentials, please fill out the Media Credentials Request Form here.

For sponsorship opportunities, please email sponsorship@tryon.com. Or, click HERE to download the 2019 Sponsorship deck and learn more.

Contact us at steeplechase@tryon.com for more information.

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