There are many races happening in the region beginning soon. Don’t miss out with our extensive schedule below.
Race Raffle: Place a $5 wager on a winning horse for a chance to win $500. Sponsored by Draper & Kramer Mortgage, Inc.
Marketplace: Shop for hats, clothing, jewelry, accessories and more!
Winterthur Hunt: Enjoy special activities, crafts and contests provided by community organizations.
Keystone Region Rolls-Royce Owners’ Club Antique Auto Display
Delaware State Police Pipes and Drums
Alison Hershbell Pony Races
Parade of River Hills Foxhounds
George A. “Frolic” Weymouth Antique Carriage Parade
Tailgate Picnic Competition Presentation
Stick Horse Races (ages 4 and under)
National Anthem (sung by Rebecca Gasperetti)
First race: Isabella du Pont Sharp Memorial Maiden Timber Race ($20,000 purse).
Stick Horse Races (ages 5–7)
Second race: Winterthur Bowl Open Timber Stakes ($25,000 purse)
Stickhorse races (ages 8–10)
Third race: Vicmead Plate Amateur Apprentice Timber Race in honor of Louis “Paddy” Neilson III ($15,000 purse).
Fourth race: Middletown Cup Amateur Training Flat Race.
Presentation of the Greta Brown Layton Trophy.
Schedule subject to change. 5101 Kennett Pike, Wilmington, Del. Visit winterthur.org.
Gates open. Welcome and announcements.
Jack Russell Terrier Races
Judging begins for Tailgate, Hat and Best-Dressed Contest.
First race: Apprentice Rider Hurdle: Liam Magee SOTA Apprentice Rider Race (12:30 p.m. paddock time).
Second race: Maiden Claiming Hurdle: The Folly (1 p.m. paddock time)
Third race: Ratings Handicap Hurdle: The Rose Tree Cup (1:30 p.m. paddock time)
Fourth race: Timber Stakes: The Buttonwood/Sycamore Farms Willowdale Steeplechase Stakes (2 p.m. paddock time)
Fifth race: Maiden Timber: The Landhope Cup (2:30 p.m. paddock time)
Sixth race: Apprentice Rider Timber: The Marshall W. Jenney Memorial Foxhunter’s Chase (3 p.m. paddock time)
101 E. Street Road, Kennett Square, Pa. Visit willowdale.org.
Mounted Color Guard of the First Troop Philadelphia City Calvary and the National Anthem (sung by the Orpheus Club of Philadelphia)
The Katherine W. Illoway Invitational Sidesaddle Race
First race: The Milfern Cup
Second race: The Thompson Memorial Steeplechase
Third race: The Radnor Hunt Cup
Parade of the Radnor Hunt Foxhounds
Fourth race: The National Hunt Cup
Fifth race: The Henry Collins
826 Providence Road, Malvern, Pa. Visit radnorhuntraces.org.