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The 22nd Annual Queen's Cup Contests

  • The 22nd Annual Queen’s Cup Hat Contest

    • Contestants must register in the infield behind the Parade Ring between 10:00 am to 11:30 am day of race.
    • Hat Contest begins promptly at 11:45 am, and will be emceed by WSOC anchor, Scott Wickersham.
    • Prizes awarded for children (12 and under),  men,  and women.
  • The 22nd Annual Queen’s Cup Windsor Jewelers Raffle

    Support our charity by purchasing a raffle ticket!  100% of the proceeds will go to the Alzheimer’s Association of Western NC.

    You may pre-purchase by using our online store or buy tickets on Race Day.  You do not have to be present to win! Drawing to be held Saturday, April 29, 2017.

    Tickets are $10.00 each, 3 for $25.00, or 8 for $50.00.  Only one winner per raffle item.  See raffle ticket for more prize details and restrictions.  

  • The 22nd Annual McAlister’s Deli Tailgate Contest

    Prizes will be awarded in three categories: Most elegant, Most creative, and Most whimsical. Download your entry form here and bring it to the Infield Souvenir Tent in Brooklandwood Village no later than 11:30 am day of race.

    Judging takes place from 12 noon – 1:00 pm day of race. Winners will be announced at 2:15pm. The judge’s decision is final.

    Tailgate Entry Form

2017 Raffle Prizes

These are 2016 prizes. 2017 prizes will be posted in March, 2017.

  • Windsor Jeweler & Rolex

    A 39mm Rolex Oyster Perpetual Dark Rhodium Dial Watch. Stainless Steel, Self-Winding, and Water Resistant.

    Valued at $5,700

  • The 22nd Annual Queen's Cup Steeplechase

    Charlotte Steeplechase Assoc.

    Experience an “ALL-INCLUSIVE DAY AT THE 22ND ANNUAL QUEEN’S CUP” with the lease of a Lawn Box for 10 on exclusive Member’s Hill. Includes food, open bar and live music.

    Valued at $3,500

  • The Perfect Rose

    The gift that keeps on giving. The installation of a rose garden to include: 12 hybrid tea roses selected from The Perfect Rose Catalogue, soil amendments, labor and mulch. Also includes full service care through December of installation year. Limited to 20-mile radius from center city CLT plus Mineral Springs, Waxhaw, Fort Mill and Rock Hill, SC.

    Valued at $2,200

  • Dermatology, Laser & Vein Specialist of the Carolinas

    A facial rejuvenation package to start your spring off right! The package includes Vi Peel, Microdermabrasion/Dermaplaning with Facial, Botox (25 units), Latiesse (5ml), and a TNS Essential Serum.

    Valued at $1,530

  • The Ballantyne Hotel & Lodge

    A two night stay in an elegant guest room for two. Includes daily breakfast, a one hour massage treatment for two and two rounds of golf.

    Valued at $1,250

  • The Alzheimer’s Assoc. & The Westin

    Four (4) orchestra seats and a back stage tour to the May 13, 2016 performance of Carmina Burana by the Charlotte Symphony. Includes 2 rooms for the performance night at the Westin and breakfast.

    Valued at $1,000

The Charlotte Steeplechase Association, Inc., producers of the Queen’s Cup Steeplechase, is federally recognized as a 501(c)3 non-profit organization whose mission is to produce an annual horse racing event benefitting local and regional charities. “Experience the Thrill of the ‘Chase” is a registered trademark of the Charlotte Steeplechase Association, Inc. and is protected by the United States Patent and Trademark Office. All rights reserved.