The Carolina Marsh Tacky Association is pleased to announce that the annual Marsh Tacky beach race will be held on Daufuskie Island from 2:00 – 4:00 this coming Saturday, April 27, 2013. Registered horses will be allowed to compete in three classes on Daufuskie, mares, geldings and stallions. There will be no monetary prizes but winners will be awarded infinite bragging rights! In the past the races have been held on Hilton Head however this year the location has been moved to historic Daufuskie Island.
The purpose of the race is to showcase an endangered breed of horse that once roamed the SC Sea Islands and coast by the thousands.
Check here for transportation to and from Daufuskie, it is a short boat ride from Hilton Head and is a one of a kind event that you don’t want to miss!