Tickets can no longer be purchased online, but you can still buy tickets at the Aiken Training Track office. Rail Spaces, Patron & General Admission Tickets, and Tent Permits are available at the Track office.

538 Two Notch Rd, SE
Aiken, SC 29801

The office is a small, grey building track side. It is in the famous “horse district” of Aiken. Pull right in, park your car and walk into the office.

Can’t make it to the Track office? General Admission tickets are available at the following locations:

Odell Weeks – Whiskey Road
Unique Expressions – Whiskey Road
Aiken Saddlery – E.Pine Log Road
City of Aiken Train Museum – Park Ave/Union St
Aiken County Visitor Center – Laurens Street

Tickets can also be purchased at the gate on the day of the Trials.

Day of Pricing:
Parking – $20
Wristbands – $25

Saturday, March 19, 2022
10 am to 5 pm

The Aiken Training Track
538 Two Notch Road, SE
Aiken, SC 29801

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2022 Aiken Trials Schedule of Events

11:30 a.m. National Anthem
performed by Andrew Sliders
Presentation of Colors
by Aiken Volunteer Mounted Unit and Aiken High School NJROTC
11:55 a.m. First Pony Race
12:20 p.m. First Trial
The Von Stade Trophy
Sponsored by Helen Naylor, in memory of the mare, Roxy.
12:30 p.m. Introduction of Ada Gates, and contribution of Black Rod painting at Aiken Training Track
12:45 p.m. Second Pony Race
1:10 p.m. Second Trial
The Gaver Trophy

Sponsored by The Ingram Family
1:35 p.m. Side Saddle Race – Aiken Ladies Aside
1:45 p.m. Best Tailgate Contest Winner Announced
Sponsored by Unique Expressions & Judged by Melver Grim
2:00 p.m. Third Trial
The Coward Trophy

Sponsored by Richard L. Duchossois Family
In memory of Richard L. Duchossois
2:15 p.m. Best Hat Contest (next to the saddling paddock)
Sponsored by Unique Expressions & Judged by WRDW/WAGT
2:25 p.m. Third Pony Race
2:40 p.m. Induction of Richard L. Duchossois into the Aiken Training Track Ambassador’s Club
2:50 p.m. Fourth Trial
The City of Aiken Trophy

Sponsored by Meybohm Real Estate
3:00 p.m. Announcement of the Aiken Trained Horse of the Year
Lisa Hall, Aiken Thoroughbred Racing Hall of Fame and Museum
3:20 p.m. Fifth Trial
The Iselin Hall of Fame Trophy

Sponsored by jack Weyzel
3:50 p.m. Fourth Pony Race