November 3, 2018 in Pine Mountain, GA
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.
Pre-Event: A Southern Living Gathering
Friday, November 2, 2018
We are kicking off the Steeplechase Weekend-Southern Living style! Join us the night before Race Day at the Lodge and Spa at Callaway Gardens as we celebrate all the best the South has to offer.
Southern Living's new Party CookBook will come to life as celebrity chef and author Elizabeth Heiskell and Southern Living Editor in Chief, Sid Evans, host a gathering you won't forget. Join us for the debut of Southern Living’s newest cookbook and be some of the first to taste the delicious recipes prepared by the culinary team at Callaway Gardens with the guidance of Elizabeth Heiskell. Sample recipes from the new cookbook along with specialty cocktails, craft beer, and wine pairings while enjoying the surroundings of a Southern Living decorated venue. Tickets are limited, so order yours today!
When: Friday, November 2, 2018
Where: The Lodge and Spa at Callaway Gardens,
(4500 Southern Pine Drive, Pine Mountain, Georgia, 31822)
RACE DAY ACTIVITIES
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 Blade and Bow Pavilion between 10:30AM and 3:00PM.
JACK RUSSELL TERRIER RACES
Watch as the Jack Russell Terriers race through the track to find out who is the fastest JRT on the block. Check out all three types of races including the flat races, hurdles, and stakes races. Flat races begin at 12:15PM, followed by hurdles at 1:15PM and stakes races at 2:15PM.
Go wild and be creative! This day is not just for horses; it’s a chance for you to compete as well!
All patrons are invited to participate in the Hat Contest. Only the very best of the bunch will be a winner. Find a hat category that suits you AND SHOW UP or just come and enjoy watching the competition. Judging begins PROMPTLY AT 1:00PM.
Located in the infield, you’ll find the best family entertainment around. For our youngest race goers (ages 10 and under), all you need is a wristband to enjoy fun and safe activities inside the Page, Scrantom, Sprouse, Tucker & Ford Kids Corral. For our tweens and young at heart, enjoy rock climbing, pony rides, and more located adjacent to the PSSTF Kids Corral.
AJK - Columbus Quarry - Columbus State University- Mrs. Lovick P.Corn - Dougherty, McKinnon & Luby - Edgar Hughston Builder, Inc. - Flournoy Development Co. - R.M. Greene, Inc. - Liberty Utilities - Ledger-Enquirer - Outdoor Events - PMB Broadcasting - Schuster Enterprises, Inc. - Synovus Family Asset Management - Triangle Beverage - Mr. and Mrs. Wright Waddell - Will and Kelly Wilson - Yates, Woolfolk and Turner
Mr. and Mrs. Shelby Amos - Automated Business Machines - BMW of Columbus- Bickerstaff Parham - Callaway Blue - Collen Phillips - Containers by Reaves - Georgia Power - Goldens’ Foundry - JBA -Jan-Pro - McGuires Buildings- UNITI Fiber- Page, Scrantom, Sprouse, Tucker, and Ford - Spring Harbor - Sunshine Banners & Signs - Waffle House
The Official Sun Screen Provider of the Steeplechase at Callaway Gardens Presented by Southern Living
The Official Outfitter of the Steeplechase at Callaway Gardens Presented by Southern Living
Below are our four exclusive caterers for Race Day! To place an order, use the contact information for the respective caterer listed below. The deadline to order in advance is October 30th, but you will still be able to buy food at the Blade and Bow Pavilion and Cannon Brewpub in the TSYS Infield on Race Day!
To inquire about the Callaway Gardens Catering Menu call 1-800-225-5292 (David Petersen) or email to firstname.lastname@example.org
To view a sample menu and order call Scott at 706-366-4416 or email to email@example.com
214 Nelson Road
Pine Mountain, Georgia 31822
1747 Warm Springs Road
Columbus, Georgia 31904
T 706.324.6252 F 706.221.1901
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