Party Tickets

Each year WIHS hosts a number of social events to benefit local charities. The Acela Club on the Sky Box level of Verizon Center is the perfect place to socialize with friends and a wonderful vantage point for watching the action in the ring. In 2016 WIHS will host three exclusive social events combining the excitement of world class equestrian competition and sophisticated hospitality. 

Thurs Acela

Armed Forces Reception

Saturday Acela

Barn Night, Thursday, Oct. 27 at 7pm.
Celebrate the lives of survivors, friends and family. The night will benefit Capital Breast Care Center. Let's Buck Breast Cancer!

Co-Chairs Kori Pickett and Robin Feldman

Ticket includes dinner & open bar.


Military Night, Friday, Oct. 28 at 7pm.
A special night dedicated to honoring the armed forces to benefit TAPS (Tragedy Assistance Program for Survivors). 

Co-Chairs Bonnie Carroll and
Warren Bischoff

Ticket includes dinner & open bar.

Sponsored by Caterpillar with support by MetLife and RBC Wealth Management 

Grand Prix Night, Saturday, Oct. 29 at 7pm.
Wear your best equestrian chic and join DC’s business, diplomatic and community leaders to benefit the USET Foundation.

Co-Chairs Bonnie Jenkins and
Karen O’Connor
Junior Chair Lucy Deslauriers

Ticket includes dinner & open bar. 



For information on 2016 social events, please contact Mary Helen Shaughnessy, Sponsorship & Hospitality Director
202-525-3679 or