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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.



Buchan Field
225 Mile Away Farm Lane
Southern Pines, NC 28387 United States
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