The 14th Running of the Queen’s Cup Steeplechase is Saturday, April 25th.
By Libby Offnick, ABR, e-PRO, SPS
(RE/MAX Executive Realty)
Union County is home to a large equestrian population and many private stables. In addition, the Charlotte Steeplechase holds its Queen's Cup races the last Saturday in April at the beautiful Brooklandwood racecourse in Mineral Springs just outside Waxhaw. 2009 Queen's Cup Steeplechase VENUE: The Queen's Cup Steeplechase racecourse is situated on 280 preserved acres in Mineral Springs, North Carolina, in bucolic Union County. RACE DATE: April 25, 2009 LOCATION: Mineral Springs, NC (approx. 45 min. from downtown Charlotte & less than 20 minutes from the I-485/Providence Road or Johnston Road interchange) SCHEDULE: All-day event. Gates open at 10 am - close at 7 pm. OPENED: Inaugural Race Meet held on November 18,1995, originally called the "Taste of the ‘Chase". Attracted...