RACE DAY ACTIVITIES

All of our attendees of the 35th Steeplechase at Callaway will be able to participate in our silent auction no matter where you are!  With the Handbid App, you won’t have to leave your party to check on a bid sheet.  All you have to do is follow the simple instructions below to register and begin browsing the many incredible items we have up for auction which goes live Saturday October 21 at noon and ends at 3:00PM on Race Day.

Click the Handbid icon below to go straight to the auction and use the below instructions to download the app and start bidding!

 
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Download the Handbid App (pictured above) on your smartphone.

Register with your name, email, and phone number.

Enter the 5-digit confirmation code from the text message you receive.

Download the app here:

Iphone: https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/handbid/id433831139?mt=8

Google Play: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details…

 

 

SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

 
 

10:00 AM

Front Gate Opens

Silent Auction Tent opens (Blade & Bow Pavilion)

Souvenir Tents Open (TSYS Infield & Blade & Bow Pavilion)

Raffle Tickets On Sale

o   Tickets are $100 each, only 500 sold!

o   Win a $5,000 Travel Voucher for a Trip of Your Choice planned by Frances Boyce of Columbus Travel

10: 30 AM

TSYS Infield Opens:

o   Vendor Village

o   Cannon Brewpub @ Steeplechase

o   Page, Scrantom, Sprouse, Tucker & Ford Kids Corral: Inflatables, Games, Cotton Candy, Popcorn & more…Wristbands can be purchased for $10 at the Kids Corral Entrance

o   Southern Living Hat Contest Registration through 12:45PM (Blade & Bow Pavilion)

Guarantor Tent Opens

11:00 AM

Ledger Enquirer “Best Decorated” Terrace Box Competition

Atholl Highlanders Bagpipes and Drums (Track)

Midland Foxhounds Parade 11:10AM (Track)11:30 AM

Guarantor Luncheon served (Guarantor Tent — Terrace Area)

Jack Russell Terrier Flat Race (Terrier Track — TSYS Infield)

11:30AM

Race Director’s Welcome — Michelle Blanchard (The Jack Hughston Memorial Hospital Winners’ Circle)

Presentation of Lampton Bronze Award honoring Volunteer(s) (The Jack Hughston Memorial Hospital Winners’ Circle)

11:45AM

Presentation of Colors - Columbus High School JROTC (The Jack Hughston Memorial Hospital Winners’ Circle)

National Anthem - Jillian Molnar

Invocation - Rev. Gil Watson

12:00 PM

Race A — Fun Size Stakes

o   Purse $100      See Page 44

Race runs backwards, starts at the finish and ends at the Turn

Boomer 102.5 FM Tailgate Competition Begins- Categories: Most FruFru, Most Festive and Most Southern Flair.

12:15PM

 Jack Russell Terrier Races

o   Operated by Dogwood Jack Russell Club (TSYS Infield)

12:20PM

Race B — Maxine Stroup Perpetual Pony Race

o   Purse $200      See Page 43

 12:30PM

Ledger-Enquirer’s Best Decorated Terrace Box Competition Judging Begins

12:40PM

Race C — BMW of Columbus Junior Field Master’s Chase

o   Purse $200      See Page 42

1:00 PM

·      The W.C. Bradley Maiden Timber

o   Purse $20,000             See Page 46

Southern Living Hat Contest

  Categories are: “Most Stylish,” “Most Creative,” “Best in Show.” Children place 1st, 2nd, & 3rd. 

(Terrace)

Stick Pony Race Registration Begins and is located at in front of the Winner’s Circle

1:40 PM

The Blade and Bow Maiden Claiming Hurdle

o   Purse $20,000             See Page 52

2:00 PM

Southern Living Hat Contest Winners Announced to All Patrons (Blade & Bow Pavilion)

2:20 PM

The Aflac Supreme Hurdle

o   Purse $75,000             See Page 54

2:15 PM

Stick Pony Race — Ages 8 through 10 (Track in front of Winner’s Circle)

Ledger Enquirer “Best Decorated” Terrace Box Competition — Winner announced (The stage at the Blade and Bow Pavilion)

2:30 PM

TurnTime Farms Stick Pony Race- Children ages 2 - 10 should gather at the Jack Hughston Memorial Hospital & Hughston Clinic Winner’s Circle.

2:50 PM

Ledger-Enquirer’s Best Decorated Terrace Box Competition Winner Announced

3:00 PM

The Synovus Cup

o   Purse $25,000 See Page 58

Silent Auction Closes in Blade & Bow Pavilion

3:15 PM

Boomer 102.5 FM Tailgate Competition Winners Announced

3:40 PM

The Standard Concrete Flat Race

o   Purse $25,000             See Page 59

4:00 PM

2018 Raffle Drawing- Win a $5,000 Travel Voucher for a Trip of Your Choice planned by Frances Boyce of Columbus Travel