The National Horseshoe Pitchers Association is currently seeking proposals to host the 2024 NHPA World Championships or future years (at least two years out). 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: Dec. 31, 2022 for 2024
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 or more of open space, concrete flooring. Adequate distance and walking space to accommodate approximately 50-60 sets of portable horseshoe courts. Meeting room/Ball room to hold approximately 200 members and delegates for meetings to be held on the first Sunday of the event.
Number of attendees: Approximately 1,000-1,600 pitchers; 5,000-6,000 spectators
Room Rate: $100-125
Room Nights: Approximately 550 on peak; 6,500 total
Bid Fee: $21,000
For the complete RFP, click here.
For more information, email Laura Lampkin, World Tournament Coordinator, at firstname.lastname@example.org.