Hats Contest

When: Friday, July 22 @ 12 - 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.

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
2021 Winners
Grand Prize

Rebecca Smith of Encinitas, CA. 

 Best Flowers Rebecca Smith of Encinitas, CA.
 Best Fascinator Kathy LaBordo of San Diego, CA.
 Most Glamorous Belinda Berry of Walnut Creek, CA.
 Best Racing Lori Shelton of San Diego, CA.
  • No Purchase Necessary. Must be 18 & up and reside in the United States.
  • Full 2022 Rules & Regulations Click Here




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