City of Aiken Calendar of Events

Mar
12
Fri
2021
Breakfast at the Gallops
Mar 12 @ 8:00 am
Breakfast at the Gallops
Watch Aiken’s Future Racing Stars Workout

March 12, 2021             
 
8:00 a.m.
Aiken Training Track
Tickets: $20 (no refunds)
 

Featuring Special Guest Speaker Caton Bredar. Veteran thoroughbred horse racing analyst who was part of the original team to launch the first 24-hour, interactive horse racing television network (TVG). This will be an opportunity to observe juvenile thoroughbreds as they prepare to go to the races and older campaigners, workout before leaving to go to the racetrack. Local trainers will be on site to talk to participants about the various training methods used to train Aiken’s equine athletes.
 
Gates open at 7:30am. A light breakfast will be served at 8:00am. Those in attendance should wear face coverings and practice social distancing at all times. Guests may enter the Two Notch Road entrance that is closet to Audubon Drive. Vehicles must stop for all horses.
 
A portion of the proceeds from the event will go to support the Aiken Thoroughbred Racing Hall of Fame and Museum.
 
Tickets may also be purchased at the H. Odell Weeks Center, Folly (downtown Aiken), Meybohm Real Estate (downtown Aiken), Aiken Training Track Office, and the Aiken Visitors Center & Train Museum (406 Park Avenue SE). Tickets must be pre-purchased, as no tickets will be available for purchase at the gate.
 
For more information: 803-643-2121 or 803-642-7631 or email halloffame@cityofaikensc.gov.