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29th Jul 2021

The #HerBestDressed competition at the Galway Races is officially open!

The day has arrived

Brought to you by Maltesers. 

The day has arrived!

It’s Ladies Day at the Galway Races and that means it’s time for our annual #HerBestDressed and #HerBestHat competition to get underway. Whether you’re at home wearing the gorgeous outfit you wished you had been able to wear to the races, or you’ve managed to secure yourself a spot at the track, you could be in with a chance of being crowned Her Best Dressed this year. 

This year’s Best Dressed winner will win: A two-night stay at Fota Island Resort for two in a Deluxe Room, Ground – Restorative Face, Neck and Scalp Rituals, Breakfast on both mornings, Dinner one evening and Bottle of Prosecco on arrival.

The Best Hat winner will win a two-night stay at Wineport Lodge in a Lakeview room with a bottle of prosecco in the room on arrival, dinner and spa thermal access.

Our judge for this year’s event is the stunningly stylish Louise O’Reilly, and you can follow her on Instagram for updates throughout the day. Judging opens from 10 am for entrants and for all the details follow this link – Our Head of Content Niamh Maher, will also be live at the race track so do keep an eye out on our social media for updates. 

Judging closes at 4 pm, the finalists will be selected by 5 pm and overall winners of both categories will be announced after 6 pm.

All finalists and overall winners must be available for interviews in their respective outfits from 5 pm.