Up for Bid: 2021 NHPA World Tournament

By Connect Sports Staff, November 13, 2018

The National Horseshoe Pitchers Association is currently seeking proposals to host its 2021 World Tournament. The event is held over two weeks in mid-July to early-August. It is expected to draw more than 1,000 participants and 5,000-6,000 spectators.

Here are the details:

Deadline to Bid: March 15, 2019

Time of Year: Can start the second week of July and end no later than the first week of August

Venue Requirements: 50,000-60,000 square feet of unobstructed, indoor, climate-controlled space with minimum ceiling height of 20 feet. WiFi and electricity. Meeting room to hold approximately 200 members and delegates.

Number of attendees: Approximately 1,300-1,600 pitchers; 5,000-6,000 spectators

Hotel requirements: Ample, affordable hotels and campgrounds within reasonable distance from venue

Room Rate: $90-119

Room Nights: Approximately 550 on peak

Bid Fee: $21,000

For the complete RFP, click here.

For more information, email Laura Lampkin, World Tournament Coordinator, at laurie_r@bellsouth.net.

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