Tailgating & Activities

Tailgate Contest:

Ready to strut your stuff at the races and show off your skills?  Enter the Tailgate contest and show US how it's done.  Our tailgate contest was started to showcase one thing, our guests!  From a theme to an amzing food display, each and every tailgate is unique.  Enter the contest and join the fun.

Email Victoria@bendurepr.com to enter!



Hat Contest:

One of the most anticipated events of each race day, the hat contest, bring a large group of women, men & children together of all ages to compete for the right to brag about their creations for the next year.  Hat entries come in all size, shapes, colors, styles and textures.  Let your creative side shine when deciding what will work best for your entry.

Catergories for judging include:
Most Glamourous/Elegant
Best Racing Theme
Funnies/Most Outrageous
Best Child's Hat
Best Men's Hat

The contest is held at the Winners Circle down in front of the Steward Stand at 2pm.  Don't delay getting there or you'll miss all the excitement.






Race Sponsors

Brown Advisory VTA Atlantic Union Bank VHBPA Charles Schwab Virginia Equine Alliance