The Grinning Ponies was a band of halfling adventurers who traveled along the Trade Way and beyond.
The Grinning Ponies was a halfling band that traveled along the Trade Way from Memnon to Waterdeep and east and back the length of Elturgard.
The name of the band came from the halflings' mounts (ponies) and the name of the year 1481 DR, the Year of the Grinning Halfling.
In 1481 DR, Spider Topolino (the reborn Regis) joined the Grinning Ponies while they were stationed at Boareskyr Bridge. He rode with them until Eleasis of 1483 DR.
In 1481 DR, the band had twelve members, including Doregardo (the leader), Showithal Terdidy, and Spider Topolino (Regis).