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September Equestrian Events in North Carolina

Wednesday, August 29, 2018

Are you passionate about horses? Are you interested in the competitions and shows that feature them? Us, too! Therefore, we are sure you will be in the region of North Carolina at least for one of these September events. Take a look at what’s in your region and plan your stay with Banner Elk Winery & Villa or The Azalea Inn. We are here to offer you a perfect blend of recreation, relaxation, and adventure!

September equestrian events in North Carolina

September equestrian events in North Carolina
  • Jerome Davis PBR Invitational, Aug. 31st & Sept. 1st 2018 (Labor Day Weekend)
  • 2018 FEI WORLD EQUESTRIAN GAMES, September 11 - 23, 2018.
  • Blowing Rock Charity Horse Show Foundation presents the NC AQHA (quarter horse ride), September 15 - 16, 2018. BRCHS supports education and worthy charities by encouraging and preserving the traditions of horse sports in Blowing Rock since 1923.
  • Biltmore Equestrian Center presents AERC National Championships (2018 Championships for the American Endurance Ride Conference to benefit Hope for Horses), September 20-23, 2018.
  • Sunnyside Open Horse Show presents the 12th Annual Sunnyside Open Horse Show, September 22-23, 2018.
  • Tri County Horse Show, Halifax, September 29, 2018
From Horse Treats to Mountain Treats

If you are attending any of these equestrian events don’t miss exploring the picturesque mountain town of Banner Elk and embrace the great outdoors. Downtown Banner Elk offers something for everyone with spectacular restaurants, casual to fine dining, winery and luxurious Bed & Breakfasts, it's a perfect destination to relax, unwind and have fun! Here are the two places that awaits you during September days, in North Carolina:

Banner Elk Winery & Villa

The Banner Elk Winery & Villa offers elegant decor, gourmet breakfasts and beautiful scenery. Nestled amongst the rolling hills, vineyards and a blueberry orchard the private Tuscan inspired Villa features eight luxuriously appointed suites, two with fireplaces.

Each suite features a king or queen sized bed adorned in luxurious linens and abundant pillows, private jacuzzi tubs and breathtaking mountain views from every window.

Banner Elk Winery & Villa
Banner Elk Winery & Villa

The Azalea Inn is located in the heart of High Country, in Banner Elk, North Carolina. Whether you are planning just a stop on your way to a special event, or wish to enjoy a day of outdoor adventures, we hope to provide the best means for you to relax and rest while in High Country.

Enjoy the fall foliage with a stroll around the property,
challenge your friends in a game of bocce ball,
or sit back and relax!
Great views with a 100% chance of good fun!

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Banner Elk Winery & Villa is the jewel of the High Country, in an idyllic setting with luxurious accommodations for discerning travelers.

  • 828-898-9090
  • Open Daily 12 pm-6:00 pm
  • P.O. Box 1595, Banner Elk, NC 28604