A halter worn by world leading sire Galileo (Ire) will be up for auction at Blue Grass Farms Charities’ “Tastings Trivia” fundraiser to be held at Foxbrook Farm Oct. 14, 2017, at 8:15 p.m.
An eight-time champion sire and responsible for 70 Group 1/Grade I winners worldwide, Galileo has sired 12 champions, including Frankel (GB), Magician (Ire), Gleneagles (Ire), Churchill (Ire), Winter (Ire), New Approach (Ire) and Order of St George (Ire), to name but a few.
Other sires whose halters will be auctioned off include American Pharoah, Medaglia d’Oro, Kitten’s Joy, Arrogate, Candy Ride (Arg), Quality Road and Bodemeister.
In addition to the halter auction, the Tastings and Trivia live and silent auctions an all-expenses-paid trip to this year’s Breeders’ Cup, a “horse lover’s fantasy” weekend in Mississippi, Tex Sutton air travel or a Sallee van ride, paintings of Goldikova and Nyquist and a Bruce Springsteen-autographed guitar. The full list can be accessed at www.tastings.gesture.com.
For additional information, visit the Blue Grass Farms Charity website at www.bgfcky.org.