73rd Annual Tryon Block House Races


Saturday, April 13, 2019
6881 NC Highway 9
Columbus, NC

Event Information


Purchase Tickets:

Tickets will be available to TR&HC members beginning December 15, 2018, and to the general public beginning January 15, 2019.

Click here to purchase tickets starting January 15, 2019.

Ticket options include:
Pre-Race Calcutta on April 12th
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.


2019  Parking and Event Map:

Other Opportunities: 

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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. You can also download the Vendor Contract and Vendor Insurance forms here!

For advertising or media partnerships, please email advertising@tryon.com, or click here to download the advertising rate card. Deadline: March 20.

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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