Ah, the glitz and glamour, the joys of choosing an outfit and wearing a sensational hat… summer is coming, and with it the lovely Ladies Days!

Ladies Days at racecourses are frequently sold out months in advance so book well ahead to secure tickets! This guide includes April through to June to help you plan ahead. Look our for our July and onwards guide to follow shortly.

As well as the Best Dressed competitions, many Ladies Days now include live music for extra fun.

APRIL

Thursday 4th April

TAUNTON – Ladies Day

Dress to impress as the Best Dressed Lady will win a weekend for two in Paris.

 

Friday 5th April

AINTREE – Grand National Ladies Day

#FabulousFriday is when style and fashion are in the spotlight. For the fourth year running, Aintree Racecourse will be awarding a big car prize to the winner of the Style Award. Spectacular racing on the course includes The JLT Melling Steeple Chase and the Randox Health Topham Steeple Chase.

 

Friday 12th April

AYR – Coral Scottish Grand National Ladies Day 2019

The first day of the Coral Scottish Grand National Festival 2019 will see quality racing mixed with the glamour of Ladies Day.

 

MAY

Friday 3rd May

LINGFIELD – Ladies’ Day

As well as the Lorrie and Gary Birtles performing throughout the day, benefitting the Dame Vera Lynn Children’s Charity, there will also be a mini shopping village and a Best Dressed competition, with a first prize of European return flights courtesy of Norwegian Airlines.

 

Thursday 9th May

CHESTER – Ladies Day

Top-class Group racing includes the Ormonde and Dee Stakes, while off the track there is a Best Dressed competition with some fabulous prizes!

 

Thursday 9th May

WINCANTON– Ladies Night

Ladies Night is when the elegance of racing will come to the fore as there are some fabulous prizes to win for the best-dressed ladies, and gentlemen too!

With live music from Loose Connections throughout the afternoon and after racing, racegoers can enjoy great songs covering the ‘50s right up until the present day.

 

Saturday 11th May

NOTTINGHAM – Genting Casino Ladies Day

The day combines great racing and fashion with some fantastic prizes available in The Style Awards. There will also be a range of entertainment around site with live music throughout the day.

 

Saturday 11th May

WARWICK – Ladies Night

Grab your glad rags and head to Warwick: back by popular demand is Fashion on the Field Best Dressed Competition, which will again be hosted by actor and presenter Karl Ude-Martinez, and offers a host of fantastic prizes. There will also be live music from tribute acts for Ariana Grande and Lady Gaga!

 

Sunday 12th May

PLUMPTON – Ladies Day

A great way to end the season at Plumpton, with Best Dressed competitions for Ladies, Children and Men! It is a day for the whole family with a Fun Fair, Live Music and much more!

 

Thursday 16th May

PERTH – Ladies Day

Tay FM’s Stuart Webster and Claire Kinnaird will host the main stage in the Grandstand area, with three great competitions for those who have gone all out to look the part, including The Grand Lady – £2,000 prize! – Best Headwear and Best Dressed Male. Entertainment includes Tenement Jazz Band on arrival and Greg James of BBC Radio 1 playing a DJ set after racing.

 

Saturday 18th May

NEWBURY – Al Shaqab Lockinge Day with Ladies Day

Newbury’s richest raceday is now the new home of their Ladies Day too. Witness Grade 1 racing alongside live music throughout the afternoon plus a party after racing.

 

Tuesday 21st May

HUNTINGDON – Ladies Evening

It’s the penultimate meeting of the season at Huntingdon Racecourse and one of their highlights of the season. Fabulous fashion couples with thrilling racing.

 

Sunday 26th May

KELSO – Ladies Day

Fashion and racing combine to make a great day out.

 

Thursday 30th May

WETHERBY – Ladies’ Day

An exciting afternoon of flat racing action and the last meeting in Wetherby’s 2018/19 season is also Ladies’ Day, with fantastic prizes available for the Best Dressed Lady on the day.

 

JUNE

Saturday 1st June

MUSSELBURGH – Stobo Castle Ladies Day

Combining thrilling action and glamour, Ladies Day sees designer creations and millinery masterpieces as well as breathtaking action on the track. Competitions include the Queen of Style and Fashion in the Field prizes. Enjoy the after-racing party in the Stage Marquee.

 

Saturday 1st June

WORCESTER – The Arctic Spas Ladies Day

From live jazz music as you arrive, to the thrill of the Epsom Derby on the big screen, with seven summer jump races in-between, this is an unforgettable day out. Racing will be followed by live music from top Spice Girls tribute band Wannabe.

 

Sunday 2nd June

FAKENHAM – Jarrold Ladies Day

There will be competitions for the Best Dressed Lady, Best Dressed Couple and Best Hat plus a disco after the last race in the Grandstand & Paddock Enclosure.

 

Thursday 13th June

UTTOXETER Ladies Night featuring DJ Craig Charles

Enjoy the best of Funk & Soul as well as some classic Motown tracks, and dance the night away after a great day’s racing.

 

Saturday 15th June

BATH – Ladies’ Day

Stylish outfits and ornate hats will be in abundance as ladies compete for the title of Best Dressed Lady 2019. As well as the racing and fashion, there will be plenty of scrumptious food and drink plus live music throughout the day.

 

Monday 17th June

WINDSOR – Ladies Night with Ascot Preview Featuring Artful Dodger

Dress to impress as the Best Dressed Women’s Competition returns with incredible prizes to be won including a Sodexo Afternoon Tea Package for 2 at Henley Royal Regatta! Travel to the races in style and arrive by boat and head over to the Paddock Lawn after racing for a live DJ set from Artful Dodger!

 

Thursday 20th June

ASCOT – Ladies Day at Royal Ascot

The day of the historic Gold Cup, the race that in 1807 launched the Royal Meeting as we know it. On the day this coveted prize is contested, designer creations and millinery masterpieces also take centre stage to worldwide renown. The opening day of the Village Enclosure offers live music until 9pm.

Thursday 20th June

CHELMSFORD CITY – Ladies Day

If you can’t make it to Royal Ascot, hop over to Chelmsford for some more fabulous fashion and racing.

 

Thursday 20th June

RIPON – Ladies’ Day

The ‘Royal Ascot of the North’ – Ripon’s annual Ladies’ Day. Featuring the ‘Snooty Frox’ Best Dressed Lady & Best Hat competitions.

 

Saturday 22nd June

REDCAR – Ladies’ Day

Enjoy a “What to wear at the races” fashion show from Betty Leigh Boutique, and glittering prizes up for grabs in the Best Dressed Lady and Best Hat Competitions alongside top quality racing during the afternoon. For the little ladies in your life, Page2Stage are bringing along Cinderella and friends who will be swirling and twirling in their ‘best dress’ on a day fit for a princess.

 

Tuesday 25th June

NEWTON ABBOT – Ladies Day (Evening)

The social pinnacle of the year, enjoy the racing and an evening to remember at Ladies’ Day.

 

Friday 28th June

CHESTER – Ladies Evening

The perfect way to enjoy an early summer Friday evening and get the weekend off to a winning start. Take advantage of a ‘£10 off’ tickets and badges offer in selected enclosures before the discount expires on Tuesday 18th June 2019.

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