.... at Ski Sapphire Valley, NC!
Be sure to scroll down for more videos and this years schedule of events!
Be sure to watch 'The Ride From Inside' video below and see how it feels to be strapped inside an outhouse!
Toward the end of each ski season in the Ski Sapphire Valley Resort we all get a little restless and look for a bit of excitement, so we decided to do what comes naturally...race outhouses on ski’s down a hill! The Great Outhouse Races at Ski Sapphire Valley - held Saturday of on President's Day Weekend!
The 2022 Ski Sapphire Valley Great Outhouse Races will be held on Presidents' Day Weekend - Saturday - 2.19.2022
The Great Outhouse Races
11:00 Special Food Service
BBQ and Hotdogs sold by Sapphire Valley Master Association and a full bar and menu at Slopeside Tavern
11:30 - 2:30 PM - Jackson Taylor Band
1:30 PM - Outhouse Check In
2:30 - Static Parade
3PM - Races Start!
3:30 - 5:00 PM - Spalding McIntosh and the Lionhearts
Partial proceeds goes to the Fishes and Loaves Foodbank in Cashiers, NC
Ski Sapphire Valley's Great Outhouses Races - Great Food, Music and Fun!
"Think of this as a half-day tailgate party!"
Food and beverages will be available and you can bring your own picnic!
There are some grills near the firepit if you want to cook out.
Live music completes the experience!
Southeast Tourism Society has named Sapphire Valley Outhouse Races as one of the STS Top 20 Events in the Southeast... read more from the Press Release below...
This is a great video showing all the fun around Ski Sapphire Valley leading up to the Great Outhouse Races. Then, take Ride from Inside as we show what it takes to win! The poor pooper in this outhouse took a real beating but emerged victorious!
A few years ago a 'trick skier' entertained the crowd just before the Outhouse Races - well - he really wasn't that good!
High South Adventures coverage of the Great Outhouse Races from Ski Sapphire Valley
General coverage of The Great Outhouse Races from Ski Sapphire Valley! - Interviews and Images before the races!!