Aiken's Fall Steeplechase - Where Horses are King- Saturday, November 18, 2023
Aiken's Fall Steeplechase - Where Horses are King - Saturday, November 18, 2023 ($199)
THE TRIP IS FULL; IF YOU SIGN UP AFTER NOON ON 8-28-2023, YOU WILL BE PLACED ON THE WAITLIST OR WILL BE ON BUS #2 IF THERE ARE ENOUGH PEOPLE TO FILL A SECOND BUS.
The trip is brought to you by OLLI and Weekend Get-Aways.
Experience this major equestrian world right down the road from the Lowcountry! The first stop is the Aiken Horseracing Hall of Fame & Museum to learn about the impressive equestrian history of this charming town.
Then, on to Aiken’s exciting new venue for the Aiken Fall Steeplechase where we will watch the races from a premium, deluxe rail side space along the turn to the finish line, so bring along a bag chair. Lunch is provided.
In addition to watching the horse races at the Steeplechase, it is customary to walk around and check out the tailgates, shop in the village tents, people watch and even enter the "hat contest!"
Escorted trip includes transportation, box lunch, entrance fees, reserved rail side space, snacks, and bus driver's tip.
Deadline–October 15, 2023. Full payment reserves your space.
Payment can be made two ways: You can charge through paypal by going to your paypal account and type in firstname.lastname@example.org. This takes you to the Weekend Getaways on a Tank of Gas site where you can enter your credit card. The other way to make a payment is to send a check made payable to Weekend Get-Aways to Scottie Davis, 17 Saint Andrews Lane, Bluffton, SC 29909 (Sun City residents may prefer the lower mailbox).
Cancellation policy: full refund until the deadline date - October 15, 2023. You can sell your space after that, but no refund.
The trip leaves from Bluffton around 7 am and returns between 6 and 6:30 pm
Date: Saturday, November 18, 2023