Derby Day Balloon Festival & Polo Match

Fredericksburg, TX


May 7

The largest Kentucky Derby Party in Texas. Balloons. Horses. Official Kentucky Derby. Polo. Great food & Drink. Live Music.

Enjoy the largest and best Kentucky Derby Party in the State of Texas! Imagine interacting with horses, riders and guests, getting dressed up, sipping the perfect Mint Julep along the Fredericksburg Polo Club Main Field and watching the Official Kentucky Derby on a huge Jumbotron!

Polo. Hot Air Balloons. Helicopters. Vendors. Kid’s Areas. Fashion. Live Music. Fun. This event isn’t just a Kentucky Derby Watch Party or even just a polo match. It also offers hot air balloon and helicopter rides and in it''s 18th year is a networking and social destination drawing thousands.

What is The Victory Cup all about? Enjoying a gorgeous day of green grass, majestic horses, heart pounding polo, dozens of food and alcohol partners, great views from our helicopter and the big and beautiful hot air balloon giants on property!

The Victory Cup has become known as “America’s Polo Match!” Beyond horses, the helicopter rides and Hot Air Balloon rides are one of the Victory Cup’s top attractions and should be purchased in advance.

Kid and pet friendly, bring the entire family. The Victory Cup has something for everyone and at most price points. From all inclusive VIP areas to affordable general admission passes that allow nearly full access to the property, we have a package to fit nearly every budget.

Come on out, bring your friends or family and make some great memories that will last a lifetime.

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