Stay in the know! Sign up to get Fauquier County news updates delivered to your inbox.
Advertise on Fauquier Now!
FauquierNow.com
Poll closed Vote!
HOME OBITUARIES NEWS HOME & GARDEN OPINIONS BUSINESS STYLE CALENDAR CLASSIFIEDS
Free classifieds! Members can also post calendar events, news, opinions and more ... all for free! Register now!
Login · Forgot Your Password?
October 2, 2019

International Gold Cup ticket discounts available

Fauquier residents can buy discounted International Gold Cup tickets through Friday, Oct. 25, at the race office on Main Street in Warrenton.
Discounted general admission tickets have gone on sale for this month’s 82nd annual International Gold Cup Races.

The autumn classic steeplechase meet will take place Saturday, Oct. 26, at Great Meadow near The Plains.

The International Gold Cup, which normally attracts as many as 35,000 spectators, offers both steeplechase and flat races. The coveted $75,000 International Gold Cup Race over timber fences tops the card, which also features the $75,000 David L. “Zeke” Ferguson Memorial Hurdle Stakes.

The afternoon event also includes tailgating, socializing, terrier race exhibitions, corporate tents, fancy hats and pari-mutuel betting. 

Fauquier County residents may purchase General Admission vehicle passes for $37.50 apiece. These passes which admit up to four people, normally cost $50. The discounted tickets — available only in the Virginia Gold Cup Association office at 90 Main St., Warrenton — require proof of residency. There is a limit of two per person. The office is open 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. weekdays through Oct. 25.

Harris Teeter grocery stores also offer a 20-percent discount to VIC card holders. You may purchase general admission car passes for $40 each, general admission wristbands for $20 each and members hill badges for $44 each.

For more information about tickets, call 540-347-2612 or email: sarah@vagoldcup.com.
Member comments
To comment, please log in or register.
Facebook comments
Enter your email address above to begin receiving
news updates from FauquierNow.com via email.
Friday, October 18
Proposed inn and events venue goes to county supervisors with 3-2 vote recommending denial
Friday, October 18
Recovery from heart valve surgery presents an opportunity to fight nature and bad habits
Friday, October 18
Bodies in Motion fundraising, big campaign bucks, hefty Barrel Oak file and historic education enrollment
More Fauquier news
© Copyright 2011-2018

50 Culpeper Street, Suite 3
Warrenton, Virginia 20187
540.359.6574
Crime Log
Obituaries
Business
Add Your News
The Big Picture
Ellen’s Kitchen
and Garden

Features
Real Estate
For Sale
Employment
Automotive
Announcements
Legal Notices
Post an Ad
Advertise
Terms of Service