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SUMMER OF CHAMPIONS
January 10, 2020 - February 1, 2020
L’Ormarins Queen’s Plate Racing Festival, 10 & 11 Jan
The oldest horse racing event in South Africa bearing international significance.
The winner of the L’Ormarins Queen’s Plate Race gains automatic entry for America’s biggest raceday, the Breeder’s Cup.
Both ladies and gentlemen are required to dress in a manner appropriate to a smart occasion adhering to the dress code of blue and white. Outfits should be elegant.
Best dressed for both men and women as well as best hat competitions are taking place on both days.
Sun Met, 1 February
Dress to impress, and spend a day at the races, rubbing shoulders with the who’s who. From the ponies and the punters to the fillies and fashionistas.
Join Visionaries Bonang Matheba, Miss SA Zozi Tunzi, designer Palesa Mokubung and DJ Black Coffee at The Sun Met 2020. Expect glamour, the thrill of a horse race, fashion and great entertainment.