Thanksgiving Day Opening Meet and Blessing of the Hounds
November 24 @ 8:30 am - 11:00 am
Join in person on Thanksgiving Day for the Blessing of the Hounds and Opening Meet. This beloved community and family-friendly event is a time-honored tradition in Southern Pines and surrounding area as a fun way to kick off the holiday season. The Blessing will begin promptly at 10:00am. Please plan at least an hour to park and walk over to Buchan Field from Lyell’s Meadow. Gates open at 6:00am, so please arrive early. No pets are permitted. The event is free and open to the public.
Please contact Moore County Hounds for more information if you would like a front tailgate spot. Moore County Hounds is the oldest recognized pack of foxhounds in North Carolina and one of only a few remaining private packs.
There are a limited number of VIP spots available for tailgating! Please contact Christina Baker to reserve your VIP tailgate space.