the races

im 22 iv never been to the races im going to ripon and i dont have a clue what people wear? i dont want to turn up in a really posh dress n look silly!! any ladies been to ripon and what did you wear?
21:59 Tue 19th Jul 2011
Best Answer

No best answer has yet been selected by carliex. Once a best answer has been selected, it will be shown here.

For more on marking an answer as the "Best Answer", please visit our FAQ.

1 to 4 of 4

Hi Carliex
If you feel like dressing up, then go for it. You'll never feel out of place in a really posh dress at the races.

But equally you'll never feel out of place in smart casual either. Go as you please although its best to avoid really casual shorts and tshirt style.

Be sure to wear comfortable shoes though, there's a fair bit of wandering around and standing up to watch the races.

If its an evening meeting take a warm wrap or jacket and scarf as its quite cool after about 8pm on an open race course.

Be yourself, be comfortable and don't bet more than you can afford to lose!
Have a great time.
I'd second what Maidup said about taking something to put on, if it's an evening meeting. I went to York last year, about this time. A breeze started blowing across the course and it got quite cold.
Smart casual. And comfy shoes. Good luck with the weather as well !

1 to 4 of 4

Related Questions

A Victorian childs toy - gosh (6) This bird is behind you (4) This bird wins all the races (5) You can't hear this aquatic bird (4 ,4) The only british bird to attain a white winter plumage (9) Raise...
all ans are places in the uk no 30 the side of leather from which hair has been removed (5) no 36 the cofounder of marks and spencers was born here in 1858 (7) no 45 this is the only port in the world...
2. corn store losing air somehow 5,4 3. accountant races the french beasts 6 8. artist returns with sailor to the french plough land 6 11. father of farrow 4 17. Mr heath with the German moving grass...
Yet again I have to admit failure and ask for help Q18 What connects (specifically) the football stadium and nuclear reactor at Berkeley Oakland university and the Palmdale Pimple? Q36 During the...
There has been much banter on which races are abusers. Take a look at the pictures here. From all races and male and female. so can we finally put the slanging match to bed ?...
who won the most races in wacky races?

Latest posts