Pre-Race Party
May
12
6:30 pm18:30

Pre-Race Party

  • Percy Warner Park

We celebrated the eve of our race with a pre-race party on the Steeplechase grounds! With a delicious dinner buffet provided by Jim 'N Nick's, plus drinks, entertainment by The Exotics and an auction featuring exciting items such as an international trip, artwork, and packages from upscale retailers, it was a fun night for all! We had sponsors, owners, trainers and riders and Steeplechase fans of all age in attendance.

The Pre-Race Party was hosted by the Iroquois Alliance and put on by the following committee members: Memorie White (Chairman); Andrew Duy; Emily Ford; Kearstin Patterson (Alliance President); Leslie South; Amber Williams

Post Position Drawing at Percy Warner Park
May
11
8:00 am08:00

Post Position Drawing at Percy Warner Park

  • Percy Warner Park

Owners, trainers, sponsors and sporting fans gathered at the Steeplechase Barn for our traditional post position drawing and breakfast. Enthusiasts of the sport mingled and soaked in the beauty of the morning at Percy Warner Park. Annual event is open to the public.

Christine A. Moore Millinery Trunk Show at Gus Mayer
May
10
May 11

Christine A. Moore Millinery Trunk Show at Gus Mayer

  • Gus Mayer

The perfect hat for the 76th Iroquois was easy to find at our Christine A. Moore Millinery Trunk Show at Gus Mayer! The Official Milliner of the Iroquois Steeplechase, Christine A. Moore Millinery designs, crafts and sells women's and men's hats and head wear, made in the NYC studio/showroom. Her designs are in line with the current trends, while staying with a classic, elegant and timeless design concept. Her work is known for attention to detail and the use of all natural fibers.

Dressing for Steeplechase
Apr
28
Apr 29

Dressing for Steeplechase

We partnered with various retailers around town for a weekend of Steeplechase Shopping, and a portion of proceeds was donated to help us in raising funds to benefit Monroe Carell Jr. Children's Hospital at Vanderbilt.

Retailers include Absolution, Allen Edmonds, ExVoto Vintage, J. McLaughlin (Mention Steeplechase event), Kendra Scott (4/28; 12-4pm only), Magpies Baby & Children's Shoppe, Magpies Girl, Mister Hats, SOCA & Winston Dog.

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ExVoto Vintage Jewelry Shopping Event
Apr
27
5:30 pm17:30

ExVoto Vintage Jewelry Shopping Event

  • Exvoto vintage jewelry

Shop ExVoto Vintage Jewelry's collection of one-of-a-kind, limited edition pieces created from antique elements in the Green Hills store's outdoor courtyard and receive 15% off your purchase. Champagne, wine, and small bites will be served, and you'll have a chance to win a giveaway from ExVoto!

vineyard vines + Oak Hall Shopping Event
Apr
22
10:00 am10:00

vineyard vines + Oak Hall Shopping Event

  • vineyard vines

Steeplechase fans were encouraged to shop vineyard vines -- the Official Style of the Iroquois Steeplechase -- and its sister store, Oak Hall, in beautiful Green Hills on Saturday, April 22 from 10AM - 7PM!

Offering designs that are customized for the Spring horse racing season -- from dresses to bowties, belts and other accessories --  vineyard vines has apparel for the entire family!

Oak Hall is a premier clothing store that offers upscale brands for men and women.

Both stores donated a portion of the entire day's proceeds to benefit the Iroquois Steeplechase!

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Christine A. Moore Millinery Trunk Show at Gus Mayer
Apr
12
Apr 13

Christine A. Moore Millinery Trunk Show at Gus Mayer

  • Gus Mayer

Finding the perfect hat for the 76th Iroquois was easy at our Christine A. Moore Millinery Trunk Show at Gus Mayer! The Official Milliner of the Iroquois Steeplechase, Christine A. Moore Millinery designs, crafts and sells women's and men's hats and head wear, made in the NYC studio/showroom. Her designs are in line with the current trends, while staying with a classic, elegant and timeless design concept. Her work is known for attention to detail and the use of all natural fibers.

Spring Luncheon at Monroe Carell Jr. Children's Hospital at Vanderbilt
Mar
30
11:30 am11:30

Spring Luncheon at Monroe Carell Jr. Children's Hospital at Vanderbilt

  • Monroe Carell Jr. Children's Hospital at Vanderbilt

Sponsors and special guests had the opportunity to be our guest inside the amazing facility of our beneficiary. During the program, met our 2017 Child Ambassador, viewed the official race day painting, and heard from the dedicated staff of the Children's Hospital and Volunteer State Horsemen's Foundation. By invitation only.

Cheltenham Festival Watch Party
Mar
16
9:15 am09:15

Cheltenham Festival Watch Party

  • Sam's Place

A crowd of Steeplechase enthusiasts gathered at Sam's Place - Belle Meade to view live from England the Sun Bets Stayers' Hurdle Race, the first leg of the TVV-Iroquois Cheltenham Challenge, in hopes that the winner of the Gr. 1 hurdle would travel to Nashville in May to run in the Iroquois for a $500,000 bonus! Sam's delicious brunch buffet and beverages were served at this complimentary event.

Cigar + Bourbon Tasting
Dec
7
6:00 pm18:00

Cigar + Bourbon Tasting

  • Franklin Cigar

Franklin Cigarโ€™s Private Smoking Lounge in Cool Springs again hosted guests for an opportunity to socialize with other young professionals while learning from the experts, as well as enjoying cigars and samples of bourbon varieties. Event proceeds benefited the Iroquois Alliance.