Today Thursday 4th August is Ladies Day at Sligo Races.
Broadcaster and Designer, Brendan Courtney will judge Ladies Day with prizes worth over €3000 to be won.
The winner of the best dressed lady competition will walk away with a top prize of €1,500 cash sponsored by Lola Montez Nightclub in Sligo Town. The runner-up will win a headpiece designed by Caithriona King, 2015 Millinery Designer of the Year, sponsored by Marians Fashion and Bridalwear in Boyle, Co Roscommon.
The eight finalists will receive a Johnston Court Shopping Centre voucher worth €125 and a bottle of prosecco from Foley’s Bar and Off Licence.
In addition, there is also a best dressed gentleman category, with a fantastic prize of a stylish suit from Addam Menswear Sligo.
Brendan will mingle among the racegoers to pick his finalists. He will announce the winner in the Parade Ring at 8.00 pm.
Gates open at 3:30 pm and the feature race is The Guinness Sligo Handicap Hurdle of €17,000