CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. — The Virginia men’s and women’s cross country programs announced Thursday (Sept. 28) that tickets are on sale for the XC23 College & Open Pre-National meet being held on Saturday, Oct. 14 at Panorama Farms starting at 8:45 a.m.

Tickets are $20 each and will include entry to the event, parking at Fashion Square Mall, and round-trip shuttles to and from Panorama Farms. There is no onsite parking for spectators at this event and Panorama Farms will be closed to all vehicles not displaying an official parking pass. Shuttles will run from 6:45 a.m.-9:30 a.m. and then return from 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Children under the age of two do not need a ticket.

Tickets must be purchased online in advance and will not be available onsite. Tickets can be purchased using the “Buy Tickets” link at

Parking Address (Red Robin at Fashion Square Mall):
1535 E Rio Rd.
Charlottesville VA 22901

Parking/Shuttle Map (Fashion Square Mall)

Panorama Farms & XC23
The XC23 College & Open Pre-Nationals will serve as a precursor for the NCAA Cross Country Championships held at Panorama Farms on Saturday, Nov. 18. The meet will be an opportunity for teams from around the country to preview the course that will host the NCAA Championships.

The 2023 championships will mark just the second time Virginia has hosted the event and will be the first time the meet returns to Charlottesville since the 1987 championships.