Upperville Colt & Horse Show

June 5-11, 2017
Press Credential General Form and Release of Liability

Press Credentials for the 164th Upperville Colt & Horse Show (UCHS) June 5-11, 2017 are limited and will be issued at the discretion of the UCHS Press Secretary. Admission to the press area is restricted to those issued UCHS press credentials. These credentials are issued to media representatives to facilitate pre- and post-show coverage of the event, with priority going to members of the press who have assisted in pre-show coverage for the year.

To apply for Press Credentials for the 164th Upperville Colt & Horse Show, please submit the following form:

Photographers: The use of flash attachments is not permitted on horse paths, in the paddock or during competition.  Photographers are otherwise bound by the same press rules listed above.

Television & Radio: No television or radio transmission will be allowed on show days without prior written permission of the UCHS Chairman or Press Secretary.  Such permission must be obtained prior to show day.

Copy Transmission: There are a limited number of electrical outlets available for portable machines to transmit copy. Internet or telephone may be made available for copy transmission if arranged in advance.

Submission of the form is an agreement to the following: I agree to abide by the UCHS rules of press protocol outlined above and release the Upperville Colt & Horse Show, Grafton Farm and landowners from liability for any damage or injury sustained while on the property.

Attracting over 20,000 spectators, the Upperville Colt & Horse Show offers one of the finest equestrian entertainment and family venues in the United States, with a heritage spanning 164 years. It boasts a week of internationally ranked competition culminating in a $216,000 Grand Prix championship weekend full of fashion, food, music, travel, motoring and beverage related attractions - it’s a celebration of the outdoor lifestyle at the heart of Virginia’s horse country.