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Tickets On Sale Soon for Far Hills Race Meeting October 23, 2010, to Benefit Somerset Medical Center

Posted By Roxy On September 14, 2010 @ 11:25 am In Charity, Communities, Entertainment, Events, Food and Wine, Kid Stuff, kids stuff | No Comments

[1] Charity begins at home (and a good time is had by all) at the [2] Far Hills Race Meeting to benefit Somerset Medical Center, returning to Moorland Farms on Saturday, October 23, 2010.  Rex, London, Maddie and I are fair weather steeplechase fans, so our family has enjoyed the Hunt twice in the past three years:

  • in October 2007, when the sun was shining, the horses were running, the beer was flowing, the kids were playing in the mud; and
  • in October 2008, when the weathergirl delivered more clouds than sun, with highs in the upper 50s. We wore our layers, and everyone was plenty warm in the afternoon sun.

[3] More than 50,000 spectators converge each Fall on the rolling hills of Moorland Farms in Far Hills, New Jersey, for the Garden State’s biggest social event of the season — The Far Hills Race Meeting. This year’s race — on Saturday, October 23, 2010 — will mark the 90th running, and the Far Hills Race features some of the finest steeplechasers in the world competing against a backdrop of autumn splendor in the Somerset Hills (and the Greater Roxiticus Valley).  I’ve already wangled another invitation from our good friends with the perfect parking spot

Tickets will be on sale from September 25th through October 22nd [4] online (ONLY in bundles of 10 general admission tickets for $500) and in [5] many local stores, including:
[6]

  • Bamboo Grill in Basking Ridge, NJ
  • Far Hills Pharmacy in Bedminster, NJ
  • Kings Supermarkets in Bedminster, Berkeley Heights, Bernardsville, Boonton, Chatham, Florham Park, Garwood, Hoboken (2 locations), Livingston, Maplewood, Mendham, Morristown, Short Hills, Summit, Upper Montclair, Warren, and Whitehouse Station, NJ
  • Peapack-Gladstone Bank in Bedminster, Bernardsville, Bridgewater, Califon, Chatham, Chester, Clinton, Far Hills, Gladstone, Green Village, Hillsborough, Long Valley, Mendham, Morristown, Oldwick, Piscataway, Pottersville, Short Hills, Summit (2 Locations), Warren, and Whitehouse Station, NJ
  • Willie’s Taverne in Bedminster, NJ
  • Gary’s Wine and Marketplace in Bernardsville and Madison, NJ
  • Monterey Gourmet in Bernardsville, NJ
  • Open Road of Bridgewater, Mercedes-Benz in Bridgewater, NJ
  • Roman Jewelers in Bridgewater, NJ
  • F. Gerald New in Chatham and Morristown, NJ
  • Chester Country Furnishings in Chester, NJ
  • Chester Wine, Spirits & Gourmet in Chester, NJ
  • Butler’s Pantry in Far Hills, NJ
  • Joseph D’Apolito & Son Tailor in Far Hills, NJ
  • The Garden Gate Garden Center in Flemington, NJ
  • Beval Saddlery in Gladstone, NJ
  • Gladstone Market in Gladstone, NJ
  • Petrocks Liquors in Hillsborough, NJ
  • BMW of Roxbury in Kenvil, NJ
  • BMW of Morristown, NJ
  • Braunschweiger Jewelers in Morristown and New Providence, NJ
  • The Morris Museum in Morristown, NJ
  • Audi Manhattan on West 54th Street in New York, NY
  • J McLaughlin in Summit, NJ and at 1004 Lexington Avenue and 1311 Madison Avenue in New York, NY
  • Oldwick General Store in Oldwick, NJ
  • Mannion’s Pub in Somerville, NJ; and of course,
  • Somerset Medical Center in Somerville, NJ

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[1] Image: http://farhillsnj.roxysbestof.com/files/2008/10/race-day-far-hills-race-meeting-october-2008.jpg
[2] Far Hills Race Meeting to benefit Somerset Medical Center: http://www.farhillsrace.org/
[3] Image: http://farhillsnj.roxysbestof.com/files/2008/10/third-race-far-hills-race-meeting-october-2008.jpg
[4] online: https://tickets.farhillsrace.org/
[5] many local stores: http://www.farhillsrace.org/tickets.htm
[6] Image: http://farhillsnj.roxysbestof.com/files/2008/10/far-hills-race-meeting-tickets.jpg
[7] Results and Photos from the 88th Annual Far Hills Race Meeting in Far Hills, New Jersey: http://farhillsnj.roxysbestof.com/2008/10/20/events/results-and-photos-from-the-88th-annual-far-hill
s-race-meeting-in-far-hills-new-jersey/

[8] Are You Off to the Races in Far Hills, NJ… Despite the Weather?: http://farhillsnj.roxysbestof.com/2009/10/16/events/are-you-off-to-the-races-in-far-hills-nj-despite
-the-weather/

[9] Off to the Races! Far Hills Race Meeting Today, Post Time 1:00pm: http://farhillsnj.roxysbestof.com/2008/10/18/events/off-to-the-races-far-hills-race-meeting-today-po
st-time-100pm/

[10] Nice Cool Weather Forecast for This Weekend’s Far Hills Race Meeting October 18, 2008, to Benefit Somerset Medical Center: http://farhillsnj.roxysbestof.com/2008/10/15/events/nice-cool-weather-forecast-for-this-weekends-far
-hills-race-meeting-october-18-2008-to-benefit-somerset-medical-center/

[11] A Few of Roxy’s Photos from the Far Hills Races: Saturday, October 18, 2008: http://farhillsnj.roxysbestof.com/2008/10/19/events/a-few-of-roxys-photos-from-the-far-hills-races-s
aturday-october-18-2008/

[12] Luck Be A Lady Tonight: One Amazing Afternoon at the Far Hills Races: http://farhillsnj.roxysbestof.com/2008/10/18/events/luck-be-a-lady-tonight-one-amazing-afternoon-at-
the-far-hills-races/

[13] Charity Begins At Home: Far Hills Race Meeting October 18, 2008, to Benefit Somerset Medical Center: http://farhillsnj.roxysbestof.com/2008/04/02/communities/charity-begins-at-home-far-hills-race-meeti
ng-october-18-2008-to-benefit-somerset-medical-center/

[14] Can’t Wait Until October? Get a Taste of the Far Hills Races this Thursday, August 6th: http://farhillsnj.roxysbestof.com/2009/08/02/events/cant-wait-until-october-get-a-taste-of-the-far-h
ills-races-this-thursday-august-6th/

[15] Tickets On Sale Now for Far Hills Race Meeting October 18, 2008, to Benefit Somerset Medical Center: http://farhillsnj.roxysbestof.com/2008/10/01/events/tickets-on-sale-now-for-far-hills-race-meeting-o
ctober-18-2008-to-benefit-somerset-medical-center/

[16] Music at Moorland Returns to Far Hills, NJ — Thursday Night, June 25, 2009: http://farhillsnj.roxysbestof.com/2009/06/23/general/music-at-moorland-returns-to-far-hills-nj-thurs
day-night-june-25-2009/

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