“I love Cape Town and this is one of my favourite events.”

~Bonnie Mbuli

Event Information

2018 Timings

FRIDAY

  • 12:00 – Gates and Hospitality Open
  • 12:00 –Best Dressed Competition Opens
  • 13:05Race 1
  • 13:40Race 2
  • 14:15Race 3
  • 14:55Race 4
  • 15:30 –Best Dressed entries close
  • 15:30Race 5
  • 16:05Race 6
  • 16:10 – Best Dressed and Best Hat Nominees gather for final judging
  • 16:20 – Best Dressed and Best Hat Competition Presentation
  • 16:40Race 7
  • 17:15Race 8
  • 18:00 – Event Closes

SATURDAY

  • 12:00 – Gates and Hospitality Open
  • 12:00 – L’Ormarins Queen’s Plate Moments Competition begins
  • 12:00 – LQP 360° opens for Best Dressed entrants
  • 13:05Race 1
  • 13:40Race 2
  • 14:15Race 3
  • 14:50Race 4
  • 15:00 – LQP 360° for Best Dressed entries closes
  • 15:25Race 5
  • 15:30 – Best Dressed and Best Hat Nominees gather for final judging
  • 15:45 – Best Dressed and Best Hat Competition Presentation
  • 16:00 – Race 6
  • 16:40Race 7
  • 17:20Race 8
  • 18:00Race 9
  • 18:35Race 10
  • 19:0023:00 – After Party
  • 19:30 – Hospitality Closes (the Stud Club bar will remain open to all guests in the Style Lounge Village until 23:00)
  • 23:00 – Event Closes