Historic Fair Hill Steeplechase

The Fair Hill Races have been running since 1934 when a vision of the late Mr. William DuPont to bring the people of Cecil County, MD, Chester County, PA and New Castle County, DE and the surrounding area together for a good time and to support a good cause.

The 2019 races will be held on Friday May 24, 2019 with the first race 3:30 p.m. and Saturday May 25, 2019 with the first race at 1 p.m. Gates open at 10 a.m. Visitors can enjoy the races from various locations on the grounds.

We have renewed the Cecil County Breeders' Fair, Inc. which conducts the races and promise to have something for everyone. Pari mutual betting for avid horse players, vendor village for everyone to shop, kids' comer to entertain the kids with face painting, pony rides and more.

There are various levels of Sponsorships available plus boxes in the grandstands, reserved seating, tailgating, lawn boxes, tents and a place for everyone. Vendors will offer many products and food vendors will be there to satisfy your taste buds as well as provide beverages-alcohol and non-alcohol. No glass containers are permitted on the grounds. No pets.

All of this is provided due to the generous supporters of the races each year. We can create a custom package for anyone. One of the examples of a custom sponsorship is a private area with private catering for 50 to 100 people. We would appreciate any support you can provide. If you do not see something for you please call and a package can be designed for you.

All checks should be made payable to Cecil County Breeders' Fair, Inc. /Fair Hill Races. Ticket packages will be mailed the first week of May.

Thank you in advance for your support.

Nancy Simpers

Bill Coutz
Vice President