WHAT'S ON

Fashions to the fore on cup day

The Glen Innes Cup Fashions On The Field event has evolved into a respected and anticipated drawcard attracting race goers from near and far.

BIG WINNERS: 2019 Elegant Lady winner Manda Ramma (first place in Fashions on the Field), and Leah McCarney. The fashions always attract a large crowd at the cup day.

BIG WINNERS: 2019 Elegant Lady winner Manda Ramma (first place in Fashions on the Field), and Leah McCarney. The fashions always attract a large crowd at the cup day.

SPOT ON: Alexandra Kellahan, from Tamworth, was runner up of best themed dresser.

SPOT ON: Alexandra Kellahan, from Tamworth, was runner up of best themed dresser.

HIGH FASHION: The fashions are a big drawcard at the races with numerous categories to enter and great prizes.

HIGH FASHION: The fashions are a big drawcard at the races with numerous categories to enter and great prizes.

The 2020 Glen Innes Cup organisers are anticipating an impressive turn out with a fun and exciting theme "Bold Statements" at this year's cup day.

"Wonderful prize hampers hand picked from local businesses and an impressive styled stage with florals and a red carpet will be a feature of the fashions event on the day," said organiser Cass Hill.

"Judging will stretch across the day starting with the junior fashion categories.

"You can expect to see bright and bold colours with red, pink, yellow and blue shades being a popular choice among fashionistas this year.

"Couples with matching colours and styled concepts are expected to be a popular entry.

"The junior fashion categories are always a major drawcard at the event."

Fashions On The Field categories will include:

  • Best Dressed Tots - Boy and Girl
  • Best Dresses Junior - Boy and Girl
  • Best Dressed Young Lady
  • Best Dressed Young Man
  • Best Dressed Couple
  • Best Dressed Gentleman
  • Best Dressed Contemporary Lady
  • Most Elegant Lady

Judging will take place after the main cup race.

"The Glen Innes Cup is a well-known event situated at the picturesque Glen Innes Jockey Club with fun for the whole family, fashion and an all round great day out," said Cass. Visit the Glen Innes Jockey Club's Facebook page for more details.