Onlookers lean on the race rail at Foxfield

Frequently Asked Questions

There are several options for purchasing tickets to see either the fall or spring races. You can buy online here. You can also contact the Foxfield Race Office to place an order for tickets, (434) 293-9501 or We will also have select retail outlets in Charlottesville that offer tickets for sale.

Need additional tickets, check out our retail partners:

If you have a pre-reserved parking space that you would like to discuss, please contact the Foxfield Race Office, (434) 293-9501 or The race office staff will be able to discuss all arrangements for the parking space with you.

Our address is 2215 Foxfield Track, Charlottesville VA, 22901. You can also find directions here.

Please click here to view or print our rules and regulations. Please read carefully, as you are agreeing to this by purchasing tickets to The Foxfield Races.

Only if you are 21 years old or older and the alcohol is lawfully acquired. Please review the rules for details.

The Green section is home to general admission and tends to have families with children and establish groups. During the fall race, the Green section is home to the Children’s Tent with activities to younger attendees.

The New Orange Entertainment Park section welcomes all general admission attendees from students from colleges and universities in and near Central Virginia to professionals from Central Virginia.

The Blue section is on the outside rail and is a very relaxing area to view the races. It is also a very easy area for Handicapped Accessible requests.

The Pink section hosts Sponsors and general admission. During the races, you can catch the start and finish from this section.

The Purple section hosts Sponsors.

Select retail outlets will have tickets available on race day. Tickets at the Gate on race day are $10 more than the regular price.

Need an additional ticket? Check out our retail partners:

If you lose your ticket, please contact the Foxfield Race Office and speak with our Ticket Manager, Kristen Rhodes. Foxfield will address lost tickets on a case by case basis. 

If you did not receive your tickets in the mail, please contact the race office (434) 293-9501 or in advance of race day. Foxfield will address mis-shipped tickets on a case by case basis and will be happy to assist you in finding a solution prior to race day. If you do not contact Foxfield prior to race day, anyone who comes to the gate without their parking pass or tickets will be turned away.

Children 12 and under are free of charge. Children do not need a ticket.

No, we love dogs, but not at the races. 

Registered service dogs are accepted. Please contact the office to make arrangements.

No interaction or touching of the horses is allowed. Thoroughbred racehorses are best observed from a distance. 

You’ll see everything from Sunday Best to Country Casual for both men and women at the Foxfield Races. Women lean towards dresses, while men are usually in a shirt and tie, often paired with khaki shorts. Hats are a big favorite at the races! The most important thing to remember is to wear appropriate shoes or boots, as you will be in a field the whole day.

Due to the safety of horses and riders, personal pop-up tents with four corner stakes may be used in your parking spot. Your tent must be adequately secured in the ground and behind the line drawn in your space.  A 10×10 tent can be rented for $200.  Please add this to your cart when purchasing tickets, or call the office to make arrangements at least 7 days prior to race day.

Please contact the Foxfield Race office (434) 293-9501 or and we will be happy to assist you with arrangements.

Our address is 2215 Foxfield Track, Charlottesville VA, 22901. You can also find directions here

Check out the fabulous local food trucks in the Vendor Village in the Green Section.

There are vending stands and food trucks also in the New Orange Entertainment Park. Reminder that no outside food can be brought into the New Orange.

Yes, you may leave your car overnight. The gates will open the next day at 9 AM for you to pick up your vehicle. After 48 hours, your car will be towed. Foxfield Racing LLC encourages those who have consumed alcohol to leave their vehicles on the property and find a ride safely home.

Foxfield souvenir stand is located in the Vendor Village (in the Green section) during the race day. Merchandise will be on sale leading up to race day!

In order to get a press pass you will have to be approved by Foxfield Racing LLC. For more information please contact the Foxfield Racing office.