The Professional Indian Horse Racing Association’s 2016 racing season started in Buffalo, Wyoming and will end in Billings, Montana with the All Nations Indian Relay Championships September 22 – 25, 2016 at the MetraPark/Yellowstone Downs Grandstands. Races leading up to this grand event are underway throughout the West. Riders and teams are competing to earn eligibility points to get to the Championships. Don’t miss any of these super-charged thrilling events! Tickets are available at each venue. We recommend you purchase tickets for the Championships in advance.
The 2016 All Nations Indian Relay Championship is guaranteed to be the most exciting cultural and sports event on the calendar! The largest gathering of Indian Nations in the 200-year history of this ancestral event. This four-day all Indian festival features bareback relay horse races with thrilling starts and riders changing horses two times; the rider acts as the human baton throughout the horse race. Teams from as many as 30 Indian Nations across the Northern Plains will have earned points in the Professional Indian Horse Racing Association sanctioned races to represent their respective nations in this Championship. The bravest, fastest and best teams will compete in the Relay Team, Warrior, Ladies, Junior and Kids races at the historic MetraPark Grandstands in Billings, MT. The all-star gathering will include Indian arts, crafts and concessions, plus, dancing, drumming and other cultural activities.
Indian Relay is proclaimed by many to be the world’s most exciting, explosive, thrilling and action-packed sport where human and horse become one. Four action-packed days! Expect the unexpected! Advance ticket purchases are discounted and recommended! No fee for parking. VIP Painted Pony ticket holders receive special VIP parking. This is a rain or shine event. Tickets are non-refundable.
Tickets for the 2016 All Nations Indian Relay Championships are on sale at MetraPark.com and ticket office at 800-366-8538.
General Admission, Reserved Seating, Box Seating & VIP/Painted Pony Club
GENERAL ADMISSION: Adult Advance $20; Adult Day of Event $25
GENERAL ADMISSION: Advance Kids (2-12) $10; Kids (2-12) Day of Event $12.50
GENERAL ADMISSION: Advance 4-Pak $60 (all for one day)
RESERVED: Adult Advance $30; Adult Day of Event $40
RESERVED: Advance Kids (2-12) $12.50; Kids (2-12) Day of Event $15
RESERVED: Advance 4-Pak $90 (all for one day)
RESERVED: Advance Reserve Season Championship Ticket for one person for all 4-days $90
BOX SEAT: Advance $75; Day of Event $100
BOX SEAT: Advance 4-Pak $225 (all for one day)
BOX SEAT: Advance Box Seat Season Championship Ticket for one person for 4-days $225
VIP/PAINTED PONY CLUB (The Cowboy Club will be transformed into The Painted Pony Club with Special VIP parking)
VIP/PAINTED PONY CLUB: Advance $150; Day of Event $200
VIP/PAINTED PONY CLUB: Advance VIP 4-Pak $450 (all for one day)
VIP/PAINTED PONY CLUB: Advance VIP Season Championship Ticket for one person for all 4-days $450
PIHRA is the sanctioning body for Indian relay horse racing and the season-long series of races that culminate in the All Nations Indian Relay Championships in Billings. These Championships will be held at the Grandstands/MetraPark in 2016, 2017 and 2018. Professional Indian Horse Racing Association.