Hats Contest

When: Friday, July 21, 2023 @ 11:30 AM - 3 PM
Where: Plaza de Mexico
Type: Event
Opening Day Hats Contest

Follow your sense of style and create a hat worthy of Opening Day fame. You could win a share of more than $4,000 in prizes in one of four categories: Best Racing Theme, Most Glamorous, Best Fascinator, and Best Flowers. 

Show off your creation before 3 PM in the Plaza de Mexico on Opening Day. Winners will be announced after the 6th race.

Opening Day is expected to sell out, purchase tickets - including general admission - in advance.


Opening Day Tickets

 Rancho Valencia Resort & Spa

Contest Prizes
Grand Prize
One night stay and meal for two at Rancho Valencia Resort & Spa. $500 Studio Savvy Salon gift basket. Total value $1,500. 
Category Prizes
 First $300 and $250 Studio Savvy Salon gift basket
 Second $200
 Third $100

Studio Savvy

2022 Winners
Grand Prize

Leslie Monroy 

 Best Flowers Leslie Monroy of Spring Valley, CA
 Best Fascinator Allison Karlstrand of Dana Point, CA
 Most Glamorous Dea Wilson of Loomis, CA
 Best Racing Chris Banner of Valley Center, CA
  • No Purchase Necessary. Must be 18 & up and reside in the United States.
  • Full 2023 Rules & Regulations Click Here




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