Yes, Perth’s newest Spring Racing Carnival is fast approaching, promising to bring all the glitz and entertainment of the Melbourne Cup to WA!
So, here’s EVERYTHING you need to know heading into Derby Day and Melbourne Cup Day!
What’s the deal?
“Offering fashion, fun and frivolity on two days… Over 3,600 guests each day will be treated to:
- The Parade Ring runway, exclusively showcasing local designers set to take place on a never before seen catwalk
- Fashions on the Field competition with a prize pool worth over $10,000 for 1st place
-Access to the most elaborate Eat Street in Perth serving food by renowned local eateries
-A gorgeous Pamper Tent for our Garden, Villa, and Marquee guests, staffed with makeup and hair experts
-Access to the Silk’s Lawn After Party by Mumm from 4.30pm, where the lawn transforms from luxury garden to an exclusive, high energy atmosphere, reminiscent of Europe’s finest nightspots, featuring Client Liaison (Derby Day) and Bag Raiders (Melbourne Cup Day)
- Unbelievable digital displays to ensure every race, interview, parade and celebrity are properly in the spotlight," their event description reads.
When is it?
Derby Day: November 4 / 10.30 AM - 7.30PM
Melbourne Cup: November 7 / 10.30 AM - 7.30PM
Where is it?
Kitchener Park, Subiaco Road, Subiaco, Western Australia
What should I wear?
Women: Black and White Racewear / Men: Dress To Impress Racewear.
Women and Men: Dress To Impress Racewear.
Where can I get tickets?
You can buy tickets here for $103.99 - $495.
Is there an age limit?
Yes. Both events are 18+.
Where can I see DJ Will?
Our very own DJ Will is scheduled as the warm-up act for Client Liaison at the Derby Day Silk’s Lawn After Party by Mumm. The after party starts at 4:30pm.
Bag Raiders will also be performing at the Silk Lawn After Party on Melbourne Cup Day!
There's not long to go until Tipple kicks off! What you all wearing, seriously we need to discuss. Let us know in our Facebook comments!