What should I wear to Epsom Derby?

What should I wear to Epsom Derby?

Male racegoers are required to wear either black or grey morning dress which should include a top hat, service dress or full national costume. For ladies, formal day wear is required, which can include a formal day dress or a tailored trouser suit, with a hat or substantial fascinator.

What should I wear on ladies Day?

Smart denim and long, tailored shorts are acceptable, however ripped denim, denim or sports shorts, t-shirts, vests, sports shirts, tracksuits, trainers, gentlemans flip flops or sandals and bare chests are not acceptable. Here are some tips on how racegoers can style their Winning Chic outfit for Ladies Day …

How many fillies have won the Epsom Derby?

Six fillies
Has a filly ever won the Epsom Derby? Six fillies have won the Epsom Derby, the most recent being Fifinella in 1916. The other five fillies who have won the Epsom Derby are: Eleanor in 1801, Blink Bonny in 1857, Shotover in 1882, Signorinetta in 1908 and Tagalie in 1912.

Can you wear strapless dress to the races?

Strapless, off the shoulder, halterneck and spaghetti straps are NOT allowed, and midriffs must be covered. Trouser suits are allowed too, but these must be full length and matching in material and colour. Hats should be worn, or alternatively a headpiece with a solid base of 4 inches (10cm) or more in diametre.

What is the Epsom Derby Festival?

Each Summer, Epsom Downs Racecourse plays host over 155,000 racegoers over two fabulous days of horse racing at the Investec Epsom Derby Festival . As one of the five Classics of flat racing, The Derby showcases racing fans dressed to impress as men and women make the annual pilgrimage to the Epsom Downs.

What to wear to Epsom Racecourse this summer?

The summer season draws a spectacular array of fashion and Epsom Racecourse is awash with colour as gentlemen wear sharp summer suits and morning dress with top hats, and ladies reflect both classic and modern designs with dresses and fascinators, especially on Ladies’ Day when the Style Awards takes place.

What do you wear to the Kentucky Derby?

On Derby Day, gentlemen in the Queen’s Stand are required to wear either black or grey morning dress which should include a top hat, service dress or full national costume. For ladies, formal day wear is required, which can include a formal day dress or a tailored trouser suit, with a hat or substantial fascinator.

What do you wear to the Investec Derby?

Either black or grey morning dress with a top hat, service dress or full national costume is obligatory for gentlemen on Investec Derby Day. Ladies must wear formal day dress, or a tailored trouser suit, with a hat or substantial fascinator. Children should be dressed smartly.