The Santa Cruz county Fair and Rodeo Association is proud to announce the running of the 101st annual Sonoita horse Races. The races are to be held on Kentucky Derby weekend and will feature simulcast Derby betting and $100,000 in purse money.Featured races include the Secretariat Memorial, the AQHA Challenge Race, The Race of Eagles, a Ranch Horse Race and the El Moro de Cumpas Trial.
SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITIES FOR THE 2016 SONOITA RACES
- A Title Sponsorship, available for $5000, gets named in all billboard, print and radio advertising, and on our web and social media sites. Title Sponsors’ names are prominently displayed throughout the fairgrounds, and, if desired, space is made available for business promotion.
- Donations of $1000 or more entitle the donor to 4 admission tickets (includes parking and race program) and acknowledgement in the program.
- Donations of $500 to $999 entitle the donor to 2 admission tickets (includes parking and race program) and acknowledgement in the program.
- Donations under $500 entitle the donor to acknowledgement in the race program.Individual races on both Saturday (Kentucky Derby Day) and Sunday may be sponsored. Race sponsorships cost $750. A race sponsor’s name is featured in the program, and announced during the running of the race. Sponsors join the winning horse in the winner’s circle after the race and are included in the official winner’s photograph. A short description of the sponsor is read during the presentation of awards, as well.
Our charitable foundation, the SCCFRA Foundation, Inc., accepts tax-deductible donations.Please contact the fairgrounds office at 520-455-5553 or firstname.lastname@example.org for more information,