Breakfast Pre-Gaming

Guests Enjoy Mimosas Before University Row

Doors open early on race day at Whitlow’s on Wilson in Clarendon, The Madhatter in DuPont, Union Pub in Capitol Hill, & Crystal City Sports Pub in Arlington – just for you – our guests!   All guests are encouraged to join us for breakfast and cocktails before heading out to Great Meadow Park!  Read on for specials by registration location.



Breakfast & Pre-Gaming at Whitlow’s on Wilson

Registration will open at Whitlow’s on Wilson at 8:00 AM, and will have some great drink and food specials lined up for you!

AM Food Specials:

– Grab & Go Breakfast Sandwich available at check in:  $5-Bacon, Egg, & American Cheese on an English Muffin.
-Gold Cup Breakfast Buffet: Scrambled Eggs, Bacon, Sausage, Home Fries, & Coffee station  (We will sell wristbands for the buffet for $10)



AM Drink Specials:

-$14 Make your own Mimosa (Bottle of Champagne & Carafe of OJ
-$3 Miller Lite or Bud Lite, Draft and Bottles
$4  Screwdrivers (Vodka & OJ)


Breakfast & Pre-Gaming at Capitol Hill’s Union Pub

For those who purchased tickets to take the bus from our Capitol Hill location, registration at Union Pub will close at 9:45 AM, so join us starting at 9:00 AM for breakfast and drink specials that include:

Bottomless Brunch Beverages for $19.99
• Narragansett Buckets for $10
• Bud & Bud Light Buckets for $14

Food Options:
• UP Skillet Casserole – Eggs, Home Fries, Bacon, Sausage, Peppers, Cheese, & Mornay Sauce.
• Homestyle Breakfast – Choice of Bacon or Sausage, two Eggs any style, Home fries, & Fontina Toast.
• Chicken and Waffles – Fried Chicken, scratch-prepared Waffles, Gravy, Syrup, & side of Home Fries.




Breakfast & Pre-Gaming at Crystal City Sports Pub

For those who purchased tickets to take the bus from our Crystal City location, Crystal City Sports Pub’s awesome breakfast special start at 8:00am!

These include:

Food Deal:     $9.99 Breakfast Buffet !!

  • scrambled eggs
  • smoked bacon
  • sausage
  • home style potatoes
  • french toast
  • assorted cold cereals
  • fruit salad

Drink Specials:

  • $3.25 Mimosas
  • $3.25 Bloody Marys
  • $4 Bud Light Aluminum Cans
  • $3 Drafts / $11 Pitchers
    • Miller Light
    • Coors Light
    • Bud Light
    • Yuengling

Remember that registration will close at 9:45 AM, so join us  at 8:00 AM for these awesome specials!


Breakfast & Pre-Gaming at The MadHatter in Dupont Circle

For those who purchased tickets to take the bus from our main DC location, the one and only Madhatter, food and drinks specials will start at 8am, so come early and hang out a bit before the buses show up!  Here are specials for the day:

Food special:

  • Breakfast buffet

Drink specials:

  • $3 Miller & Yuengling drafts
  • $3 Bud & Bud light bottles
  • $3 Rail Drinks

Remember that registration will close at 9:45 AM, so come early and enjoy breakfast!  But, do remember to pace yourself amid our 6.5 hour open bar!


So, start your trip to the Virginia Gold Cup off right by getting to the location of your choice early for registration, then dining at the restaurant and hanging out for a drink prior to your bus departure!

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