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The 25th Annual Queen's Cup Contests

  • The 25th 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 25th Annual Queen’s Cup 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 27, 2019.

    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. 

    Buy Tickets

  • The 25th Annual Queen’s Cup 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.

    Download Entry:  2019TailgateContestForm

2019 Raffle Prizes

  • Charlotte Hornets Suite Package

    Donated by Novant Health:  You and your guests will enjoy a suite at the Spectrum Center at the NBA Charlotte Hornets game.  Includes 18 tickets to a private suite, light hors d’oeuvres and non-alcoholic beverages.  Specific game to be determined based on availability.

    Valued at $4,500

  • LAWN BOX for 10

    Donated by the Charlotte Steeplechase Foundation:  Experience an all-inclusive day at the 25th Anniversary Celebration of the Queen’s Cup in 202 with a Lawn Box for 10 on exclusive Member’s Hill.  Includes food, open bar and live music.  Best seat in the house!

    Valued at $3,750

  • Saint Lucia Getaway

    Donated by the Alzheimer’s Association:  This Caribbean paradise will take your breath away with miles of palm-fringed beaches and idyllic sunsets.  Nothing will compare to 7-10 nights’ accommodations for up to 3 rooms at the all-inclusive St. James’s Morgan Bay.  This is your time to relax, enjoy, and savor the charm of Saint Lucia.  (Not included: airfare, resort fees of $115 pp per night)

    Valued at $3,700

  • Two Night Stay in the Rockefeller Suite

    Donated by The Greystone Inn:  A mountain retreat on the shores of Lake Toxaway; the charm of a boutique hotel with the amenities of a large resort.  Access to hiking, restaurants, golfing, and tennis.  There are endless things to do although it’s perfectly alright to do nothing at all.  Does not include taxes.

    Valued at $1,300

  • The Ballantyne Hotel & Lodge

    You will be treated to a two-night stay in an elegant guest room for two at this four-star hotel.  Includes breakfast daily, a one-hour massage treatment for two and two rounds of golf.

    Valued at $1,300

  • The Organizing Pro

    Clear the chaos!  Receive 8 hours of decluttering, organizing, or unpacking with 3 professional organizers, including a consult. From downsizing to unpacking, office organizing to bonus room tackling, the Organizing Pro will help you find the perfect way to create a fresh, streamlined, stress-free home or office.

    Valued at $1,095

The Charlotte Steeplechase Foundation, 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 Foundation, Inc. and is protected by the United States Patent and Trademark Office. All rights reserved.