the g Hotel & Spa Prize for Ladies Day Announced

Widely renowned as ‘Ladies Day’ at the Galway Festival, Thursday 3rd August combines the very best in racing and fashion for the pinnacle of the summer racing calendar. ‘Ladies Day’ has always been the most visually sumptuous of our Festival events with the opportunity to socialise and show off your style. Diamonds are a girl’s best friend and the 2017 prize for the g Hotel Best Dressed Lady at the Galway Races on Ladies Day is set for a sparkler – the fabulous €10,000 prize includes:

  • The ultimate Galway Getaway in the penthouse of the g Hotel & Spa with amazing dining experiences and spa pampering;
  • A stunning soltaire diamond 18ct white gold pendant valued at €2,500 courtesy of Hartmanns of Galway jewellers;
  • A fabulous VIP trip to London with flights, luxury accommodation & €500 spending money and to ensure our winner arrives in style;
  • A visit to Yourells Hair Group in Galway for a hair makeover to the value of €200.

Judges Triona Barrett, Bairbre Power, Baz Ashmawy & Aoibhín Garrihy are looking forward to seeing all the style on Thursday 3rd August. Gates open at 11.30am and the style stalwarts are at the racecourse early to be seen and vie for a coveted invitation to the g Hotel  & Spa Best Dressed marquee with fellow finalists and esteemed members of the media. Winners will be announced by 3pm.

The first of eight races takes place at 1:40pm with the feature race the ‘Guinness Galway Hurdle Handicap’ with an impressive prize fund of €300,000 on offer. All 8 races on the card are sponsored by Guinness.

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