Plan Your Visit

Prepare for an unforgettable day at The Virginia Fall Races!

Whether you’re a seasoned attendee or a first-time visitor, we want to make sure you get the most of your experience at Glenwood Park.

How to Attend

Review Info

Thoroughly review the information provided on this page. Get acquainted with the rules, race day schedule, park map, and directions to make your visit smooth and enjoyable.

Purchase Pass

Choose between a GA car pass, reserved space or box seating pass with a prime viewing spot, or an entertainment tent package.


With your pass secured, you're all set to join us on race day. Immerse yourself in the excitement, tradition, and community spirit that define The Virginia Fall Races.

tents and spectator crowds at virginia fall races
Photo by: Camden Littleton


To ensure a safe and enjoyable experience for all attendees, please familiarize yourself with our event rules. From parking guidelines to behavior expectations, these rules are in place to create a harmonious and safe environment for everyone.

Race Day Schedule

Gates Open
10:00 am

Start your day with early access to the grounds. Explore Vendor Village and set up your tailgating party.

10:00 am
Food truck arrives
11:00 am
11:00 am
Races Begin
12:30 pm

Feel the thrill as the first race kicks off. Cheer on your favorites and experience the excitement of steeplechase.

12:30 pm
Family Fun Fair opens
2:00 pm
2:00 pm
Gates close
6:00 pm

Pack up and drive home safely, we’ll see you again next year!

6:00 pm
  1. Get on I-66 West
  2. Take exit 53B toward Route 28 N/Dulles Arpt
  3. Keep right and merge onto VA-28 N/Hwy 28 N
  4. Take the exit onto US-50 W toward Winchester. Continue on US-50 W/Little River Tpke.
  5. Continue onto E Washington St
  6. Turn right onto N Madison St at the stoplight
  7. Continue onto Foxcroft Rd
  8. Bear right onto Glenwood Park Ln
  1. Get on I-95 N
  2. Take the exit toward US-17 BUS N/Warrenton Rd
  3. Take the Exit 133/US17 N/US-17 BUS S/Warrenton exit toward Falmouth
  4. Turn left onto US-17 BUS N/Warrenton Rd
  5. Continue onto Hwy 17 N/Marsh Rd
  6. Turn right onto US-15 N/US-29 N/Hwy 17 N
  7. Turn slightly right onto Hwy 17 N
  8. Turn right onto State Rte 709
  9. Turn right onto US-50 E
  10. Turn left onto N Madison St at the stoplight
  11. Continue onto Foxcroft Rd
  12. Bear right onto Glenwood Park Ln

Glenwood Park Map

Navigate Glenwood Park effortlessly with our detailed park map. Locate key areas such as parking zones, the food truck, Vendor Village, Family Fun Fair, and prime viewing spots for an optimal experience.

Virginia Fall Races colored map
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Race Program

Purchase your race day program on-site the day of the race. Program sales support Sprout Therapeutic Riding & Education Center of Loudoun County, providing equine assisted activities and therapies to individuals seeking dynamic opportunities for learning, recreation, and socialization in a farm environment.

Frequently Asked Questions

Explore these FAQs to plan your visit with confidence.

Yes. Patrons are welcome to bring their own picnics/tailgate food and drink

No, pets are not allowed. Exceptions are made for service dogs only

Seating is provided in Reserved Box Rows A, B, and C only.

The Family Fun Fair, located near Rail Parking, features a petting zoo, kid-friendly activities, and a bounce house. It is open to all ages and begins after the first race.

A food truck is located near the Family Fun Fair.

Each parking pass, whether General Admission or for a Reserved Space or Box Row, includes parking and admission for four (4) vehicle occupants.

This is a rain or shine event.

Secure Your Spot Now!

Don’t miss the chance to immerse yourself in the thrilling steeplechase action, family-friendly activities, and the warmth of community spirit. Purchase your race day passes and make memories that will last a lifetime at The Virginia Fall Races!

Photo by: Douglas Lees

smiling woman in red jacket leading racehorse cutout background