In 2019, Tryon International Equestrian Center offers 40 weeks of equestrian sport. With so many activities happening on property, we have lots of opportunities to help in a FUN environment! Whether you like to drive a golf cart, help with kids’ activities, or greet the public, we have a niche for you to fill!  Take a look at the volunteer positions available by date by clicking on the “Event Days” tab.

 Saturday Night Lights!

Our signature series of Saturday night Grand Prix horse shows, May through November.  Positions include: Greeter, Information Booth, Kids Activities, and Golf Cart Shuttle Driver, from 5:00 pm to 9:30pm. Watch the horse show while you make friends and support international competition! 

Volunteer FAQ:

  • All volunteers must be 18 years of age
  • Please sign up for the annual Volunteer Orientation. Click here to sign up.
  • Each Volunteer must sign a liability waiver once per year.  Please click here to access the online waiver link.
  • Please watch the following orientation video:  Click here for video.
  • We have created a Facebook Group for TIEC Volunteers! Please click here to access the Facebook group. 
  • Please arrive 30 min before your shift begins and park on the main show grounds: 4066 Pea Ridge Road, Mill Spring, NC 28756
  • Please report to the "Information Booth" at the beginning of your shift for information updates and assignments.  You will meet with the SNL Volunteer Lead and Cozette Harris, SNL Coordinator.


Nonprofit Marketing Booth

We offer this program so that local nonprofit organizations may gain exposure to the 8,000 patrons that frequent our Saturday Night Lights events each weekend.  You are encouraged to gain interest in your initiatives, including advertising a fundraiser or signing up volunteers.  

 

We provide:

·     A table, chairs, and tablecloth for you to use.  

·      Reserved section in the stands for your organization to sit together during the Grand Prix Horse Show.

·      Reserved parking

·      Logo on the jumbotron

·      Inclusion in the weekly events newsletter

 

You bring:

·      Marketing materials and Ability to sell items for fundraisers:  girl scout cookies, Kiwanis brooms, “can” drive for local churches, coat drive, backpack drive for schools, etc…

·     Volunteers to help us for the evening.  We request 6-8 volunteers to sign up to be Greeterseach Saturday night that you set up a table.  Each volunteer will need to create and account and signup as a greeter.

 

Our Saturday Night Lights Series begins the first weekend in May and runs through October. The time commitment is 5pm - 8:30pm.  Please let me know via email which Saturdays you are considering so I can ensure that a table is reserved for your group and that you are the only nonprofit that weekend.

 

Looking forward to hearing from you soon!

 

Kind regards,

 

Kathryn McMahon, TIEC Director Community Engagement

kmcmahon@tryon.com

O.828.863.1179

and

Cozette Harris, SNL Coordinator

charris@tryon.com

 

 

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