Queen’s Cup Steeplechase

06/07/2012 1:53 PM

06/07/2012 2:07 PM

Photos by Daniel Coston

THE REASON: A fundraiser for the Make-A-Wish Foundation of Central & Western North Carolina. THE BUZZ: One of the area’s top sporting and social events, its main attraction is an exciting race of jockeys on thoroughbredsthe unofficial sport is spotting your favorite hat in the crowd, plus there are hat competitionsafter the last race, everyone is invited to a Hot Walk Party with food and dancing.

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