Friday, September 15th

Border Belt Horsemans Association is hosting Cowboy Up at the Southeastern Agricultural Center in Lumberton.  

Festivities begin Friday, September 15th at 6 pm, with a BBQ Rib Cook-off.  While enjoying dinner, be entertained by the NCHC Trail Horse Challenge in the indoor arena. Rick Peniston, Board Member, has designed the course and will be the judge. Since 2010 Rick has competed in EXCA (Extreme Cowboy Association), winning numerous regional championships: 2013 & 2014 Reserve World Champion; 2015 National Finals Champion; 2016 World Champion.

You can sign up on the day of the event.  For early registration, please contact Cheryl at the NCHC Office at (919) 854-1990 or via email at

Tickets: $10 at the door for the entire weekend

Saturday, September 16

Come back Saturday and see more family fun events beginning at 10 am.

Events for the day include:
- Barrel racing
- NCHC Trail Challenge, outside
- Clinics & Demos
- Draft Horse Pull

Tickets: $10 at the door for the entire weekend

Sponsored by the Border Belt Horsemans Association

Join the fun at Cowboy Up!