Pull out your biggest hat, best cufflinks, favourite A-line dress and, of course, your equestrian-themed pashmina afghan; because this is the last time you’ll be able to attend the Hasting Racecourse this year.
With the warm weather extending into October, the Hastings Racecourse has decided to add more dates to their schedule with Saturday, October 24 and Sunday, October 25 offering Vancouverites their last opportunity to enjoy a day at the races.
Fashion has always been a big part of the horse racing experience. Indeed, there are plenty of people who care more for the racecourse haute couture than the horses themselves. Today, around the world, “what to wear to the races?” still confuses many men and women alike. So, instead of wasting time searching through your closest, unsure of what you’re even after, here are some tips to look racecourse ready at the Hasting Racecourse this weekend.
While there’s no strict dress code over at the Hasting Racecourse, theres no excuse for not dressing your best. Races begin at 1:50 p.m. and remember to arrive to enjoy fantastic food, delicious cocktails and place your bets. It’s the closing weekend so don’t hold back.
Where: 188 N Renfrew St, Vancouver
When: Saturday, October 24 and Sunday, October 25 from 1:50 p.m.
Tickets: Available online or by calling 604 254 1631