Community Day presented by Mars, Incorporated

Join us on Monday, September 17 for  Community Day presented by Mars, Incorporated. Open from 11 a.m. until 4 p.m., both parking and admission to the World Equine Expo™ will be free as a thank you to the regional North Carolina and South Carolina communities that have supported Tryon International Equestrian Center’s efforts to host the WEG this September 11-23.

**Please note: activities are limited due to effects of Hurricane Florence.**

Register here for Community Day

Please fill out the form if you are planning to join us on September 17. Community Day will be open from 11am to 4pm at the World Equine Expo™ located within TIEC.

Coca-Cola® Stage

The Coca-Cola® Stage will feature presentations throughout the day.

EQUUS Film Festival

Horse and film lovers can enjoy the EQUUS Film Festival showcasing several equestrian-themed films throughout Community Day presented by Mars, Inc. as well as daily during the entire two-week Expo.

Vendor Village

In addition to souvenirs at the official WEG merchandise Superstore, attendees can shop the extensive selection of more than 200 vendors on Community Day presented by Mars, Incorporated and throughout the entire two-week World Equine Expo™, such as equestrian boutiques, luxury goods and jewelry, artists and galleries, personal and equine care products and technologies, equine training products, and much more. A kids’ play area and plenty of concession stands and rest areas will also be available.

More Info

Admission on September 17 is completely free. Free parking is available at 200 Catawba Dr, Tryon, NC. Click HERE to learn more.

Admission to the 2018 World Equine Expo™ from September 11-23 (excluding Community Day) is $20 per adult, $10 per child 3-years-old to 12-years-old, and free for children 2-years-old and younger. Parking is $20 per carload located at 6881 S. NC Hwy 9, Columbus, NC. To purchase tickets to WEG or the World Equine Expo™, or for more information, please visit