Spring Virginia Gold Cup Races
The Virginia Gold Cup is a spring tradition and social event for more than 45,000 spectators, featuring seven hurdle and timber horse races, Jack Russell Terrier races, tents, tailgating, wagering, a hat contest, parachute demonstration, and over 30 vendors. No pets allowed. Gates open at 10 a.m. The first race starts at 1 p.m. at Great Meadows. $85 for a general admission car pass. Ticket availability and prices vary. Tickets available online.
5089 Old Tavern Road, The Plains, VA