The Event of the Season

The Steeplechase at Callaway Gardens, known as the “event of the season” and always falling on the first Saturday in November, brings family and friends together to watch thoroughbred horses race over timber and brush hurdles.

November 4, 2017

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Whether you are tailgating in the TSYS Infield and the new Lampton Lane or in the Terrace Level box seating, entertaining family or clients in one of our Hospitality Tents, or relaxing in the Guarantor Tent,  select your favorite horse in each of the five sanctioned races and cheer them to the finish. Entertain children with Stick Pony races, pony rides, Jack Russell Terrier races, rock climbing wall and more in the Kids Corral. There are also two junior horse races for selected competitive riders sixteen years old and younger. You can enjoy bagpipers and blacksmiths, as well as the parade of the Midland Foxhounds, the Southern Views Hat Contest, the PMB Tailgate Competition and the Ledger-Enquirer Terrace Box Competition. The day includes a variety of entertainment for all ages.

Schedule of Events


The Steeplechase at Callaway Gardens will be auctioning off a number of fun and unique items during race day. By supporting the silent auction your contributions go further because the funds support SIX local nonprofits! Make sure you visit the Wells Fargo Pavilion between 10:30AM and 2:30PM.

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2016 Race Day Activities

2016 Race Day Activities


The support of sponsors make this event possible and allow us to put on a premier sporting event, provide an opportunity for family and friends to tailgate together on the beautiful grounds near Callaway Gardens and fulfill our purpose of donating record dollars to the arts in the area.

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