Upcoming Event
Event Name: Blessing of the Hounds
Event Occurs: Once
Event Description: The annual Blessing of the Hounds immediately precedes Aiken Hounds' formal Opening Meet. The Blessing is held on Thanksgiving Day at 11:00 a.m. at Memorial Gate in the Woods. This traditional ceremony and beloved tradition lasts about 30 minutes and the public is welcome. There is no parking at the South Boundary entrance, but attendees may park downtown. One should allow 30 minutes to walk from Laurens Street to Memorial Gate. No motorized vehicles or dogs are permitted in the Woods for this event. There is no charge.
Event Class: General
Contact Person or Organization: The Hitchcock Woods Foundation
Website Address: https://www.hitchcockwoods.org/enjoy/calendar_of_events
Contact Phone: 803-642-0528
Start Date/Time: 11/22/2018 11:00 AM
End Date/Time: 11/22/2018 11:30 AM
Directions: Memorial Gate in Hitchcock Woods
South Boundary Entrance
Aiken, SC 29801