Written by: Kenneth Kraus
Client: American Gold Cup http://www.theamericangoldcup.com/
Release Date: 2016-06-29
North Salem, NY – June 29, 2016 – Morrissey Management Group and Old Salem Farm, organizers of the 2016 American Gold Cup, announced today that boutique space and program advertising space in on sale now for this year’s event, to be held Sept. 14-18, 2016 at scenic Old Salem Farm in North Salem, NY.
Last year, all boutique space sold out, so now is the time to think about booking your spot for what has become one of the very special events on the American Show Jumping scene. Each year, the American Gold Cup draws a record number of spectators and with the popularity spreading, even more are expected at this year’s event.
For information on vendor spaces and program advertising, or to book your spot today, call Matt Morrissey at (941) 915-3457 or contact the Morrissey Management Group office at 941-744-5465 or send an email to: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Prize lists for the 2016 American Gold Cup will be available online in the very near future. When the printed prize lists are available, they will be mailed to those on the Morrissey Management Group mailing list. To be assured of receiving your copy, please confirm that you are on the mailing list. Please contact the MMG office at 941-744-5465 or email@example.com.
The 2016 American Gold Cup show will feature a full array of jumper classes, including sections for the Open Jumpers, Low and High Junior/Amateur Jumpers, plus Children and Adult Jumpers. Also, the Zone 2 ASPCA Maclay Regional Championships will be returning and will be held on Saturday in the Old Salem Farm indoor arena.
The featured event, the coveted American Gold Cup will be held on Sunday, September 18, 2016, and will once again be televised on the NBC Sports Network.
Wednesday through Friday the American Gold Cup competition is free to the public.
Ticket prices for Saturday and Sunday are $20 for adults, $15 for children 12 years of age and under (children under 3 get in free) and $15 for seniors (over 65) and $15 for members of the United States military.
For tickets to this year’s event, please click here.
For those that might enjoy the experience of the American Gold Cup in especially grand style, we invite you to book your VIP table in the beautiful Jockey Club. You’ll enjoy full-service, delicious catered gourmet cuisine and you choice of beverages, all with the best view of the Old Salem Farm Grand Prix Ring.
For table reservations or more information about the Jockey Club, please contact Chelsea Dwinell at firstname.lastname@example.org
Old Salem Farm, located an hour north of New York City, boasts a state-of-the-art stabling facility, an historic pristine grass Grand Prix field and outstanding competition and schooling arenas, all of which are surrounded by one of the world’s most quaint and picturesque competition venue settings. For the past three years, the Old Salem Farm competitions have been recognized by the North American Riders Group (NARG) on their NARG Top 25 List. For more information on Old Salem Farm, including its year-long competition schedule, prize lists, clinics, boarding, lessons and training, visit www.oldsalemfarm.net.
For further information, visit: www.theamericangoldcup.com.
For sponsorship information, contact Chelsea Dwinell at email@example.com
About the American Gold Cup
Held over five days, the American Gold Cup brings together a diverse crowd of elite equestrian athletes, discerning horse owners, excited fans and young hopefuls waiting to catch a glimpse of their idols set amongst a fanfare of family-friendly activities, competitions, shopping, entertainment and celebrity sightings.
In addition to the competition ring, the international show jumping event features high-end shopping located along Old Salem Farm’s boutique row. From top-notch equestrian tack and equipment to fashion, jewelry, antiques, art and much more, the scenic outdoor boutiques offer show-goers the perfect opportunity to get some shopping in while taking a break from the competition action.
Old Salem Farm, located an hour north of New York City, boasts a state-of-the-art stabling facility, an historic pristine grass Grand Prix field and outstanding competition and schooling arenas, all of which are surrounded by one of the world’s most charming and picturesque competition venue settings. For the past four years, the North American Riders Group (NARG) has recognized the Old Salem Farm competitions on their NARG Top 25 List. For more information on Old Salem Farm, including its yearlong competition schedule, prize lists, clinics, boarding, lessons and training, visit www.oldsalemfarm.net.
46th Annual American Gold Cup Fast Facts:
Featuring the Longines FEI World Cup™ Jumping New York
Sept. 14-18, 2016
Old Salem Farm, 190 June Road, North Salem, New York
Thursday, Sept. 15
$35,000 Welcome Class CSI 4* Table A against the clock
Friday, Sept. 16
$86,000 Longines FEI World Cup™ Jumping New York Qualifier Table A with a jump-off
(40 best riders qualify for Sunday’s Grand Prix)
Saturday, Sept. 17
$35,000 Hermès Sellier Speed Derby CSI 4* Article 239 C
$86,000 Fidelity Investments® Classic CSI 4* Table A with a jump-off
Region 2 ASPCA/NHSAA Maclay Championship
Sunday, Sept. 18
$220,000 Longines FEI World Cup™ Jumping New York
Wednesday – Friday 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. Wednesday – Friday
Saturday and Sunday Family Entertainment begins at 11 a.m. including pony rides, face painting and shopping on Boutique Row featuring Hermès, Danbury Porsche. Other shops feature custom riding apparel, antiques, jewelry, pet clothing, pet accessories, portrait artists, clothing and home accents.
Weekdays: Admission is free to the public
Saturday and Sunday: Admission is $20 per person, $15 per child 4-12 years and seniors 65+, children 3 and under are free. Click here to purchase tickets now!
Jockey Club VIP Tables:
High-top tables of four or six or tables of eight.
For reservations call
(941) 744-5465 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Available on the grounds and overflow parking with shuttles.
From Interstate 84 or Interstate 287: Take interstate 684 to exit 8 (Hardscrabble Road), turn right. Old Salem Farm is on the right.
Before Show – (800) 237-8924
During Show – (914) 669-5610 ext 201
Stable office – (941) 744-5465
Prize List Advertising – (941) 744-5465
Vendor Boutique – Matt Morrissey (941) 915-3457
Mary Silcox (800) 237-8924
Official Hotel of the American Gold Cup
Danbury Crown Plaza
West Lane Inn (203) 438-7323
Brewster, New York 5-10 min
Heidi’s Motel (845) 279-8011
Mount Kisco, New York 5-10 min
Holiday Inn (914) 241-2600
Danbury, Connecticut 10-20 min from grounds
Hilton Gardens (203) 205-2000
Comfort Inn (203) 205-0800
Danbury Plaza (203) 795-0600
Ethan Allen (203) 774-1776
Spring Hill Suites (203) 744-7333
Residence Inn (203) 797-1256
Morrissey Management Group
PO Box 1375
Bradenton, FL 34206
Tel: (941) 744-5465
Fax: (941) 744-0874
Phelps Media Group, Inc.
12012 South Shore Boulevard, Suite 201
Wellington, Florida 33414