With the wide variety of social events, Marlborough offers something for everyone. MHC members, whether riders or non-riders, look forward to the some of the following social activities throughout the year:

  • Maryland Spring Hunter Pace circuit
  • Puppy walking and spring regional hound shows
  • Independence Day picnic
  • Summer trail rides and cook-outs
  • Roading of the hounds & cubbing in early fall,
  • Cookouts at the Clubhouse Pavilion
  • Hunt Clinic
  • Challenge Trophy & Open Horse Show
  • MHC Hunt Bowl
  • Opening Day Meet and Blessing of the Hounds
  • Formal Thanksgiving and Closing Day Meets
  • Halloween, Christmas and Valentine’s Parties
  • Skeet shooting, game nights & other gatherings
  • Junior Hunt Meets
  • The MHC Formal Hunt Ball
  • Joint meets with other area clubs
  • Meet breakfasts or tailgates throughout the year
  • And more! 

MHC_Social_3The active MHC event calendar continues throughout the year. Both riding and social members alike are treated to an extensive array of activities and parties including traditional Opening and Closing Hunt Breakfasts held at the MHC Clubhouse, serving a delicious buffet menu, with lovely seasonal decorations and special recognition awarded to selected Members and Staff for their contributions throughout the year.

There is also the Marlborough Hunt Ball which is a black tie formal affair with live music, dancing and silent auction, it makes for a perfect time to socialize with other members, friends, and landowners while at the same time supporting the club. Also festive occasions, the 4th of July, Halloween, Christmas, and Valentine’s Day parties each enjoy a good turnout of riding and social members of all ages ready to celebrate the season and catch up with one another.

From picnics, cookouts, and tailgates, to crab feasts and skeet shoots at the Clubhouse Pavilion, the Marlborough Hunt Club will find almost any excuse to have a party. With a large, active riding and social membership, MHC has a warm and friendly atmosphere, made up of a diverse group of people all sharing the love of hounds, the passion for the hunt and the ability to have a good time given most any occasion.