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Calling all thoroughbred fashionistas.. It’s competition time!

Pictured at the 2011 Races are; Emma Meehan, Dundalk Stadium Marketing Manager, Finalist, Marietta Doran, RTE Reporter, Vicki Muckian, 2011 Best Dressed Lady Winner, Finalist, Harry Traynor, Marshes Centre Manager

Ladies Day at Dundalk Stadium is set for Thursday 12th July and Marshes are once again betting on stylish race goers to pull out all the stops in the hope of winning the grand prize – a €5000 Marshes shopping spree.

Registration for entry into Marshes Best Dressed Lady is now open. Register to enter online at

The Best Dressed Lady competition will be judged by a secret celebrity guest. Ssshhh…The celebrity judge will look favourably upon those wearing a hat! The crowned winner will take home €5000 worth of Marshes Shopping Vouchers and the coveted title ‘Best Dressed Lady 2012’.

Best Dressed entrants will be treated to a VIP ‘Ladies Aloud’ area on the day featuring everything the budding Best Dressed requires including DJ entertainment, Style Advice from Marshes Personal Stylist Caroline McIlroy, Micro Beauticians, drinks reception and more! Ladies will also be given the chance to rub shoulders with Louth’s elite and our heart-stopping celebrity guest.

Dundalk Stadium will host a 7 race horse card on the day (Thursday 12th July) commencing at approximately 2.15pm followed by 12 greyhound races commencing at 7.45pm which includes one of the biggest events of the year, the Dundalk International 2012. This race is one of the richest one off events in the UK and Ireland with some of the top Irish and English greyhounds taking part.

May lady luck be with you on Thursday 12th July!

Up the Stakes

To WIN a fabulous Stop and Race package simply comment on this article below. State your imaginary race horse name – Marshes imaginary race horse would be called ‘Sink or Swim’ – The best imaginary race horse name will WIN!

Stop and Race package includes; One night B&B for two people sharing in Crown Plaza Dundalk, Free entry to the Races on Thursday 12th July, automatic entry into Marshes Best Dressed Lady competition, Dinner for two in Dundalk Stadium and the chance to rub shoulders with our secret celebrity judge!

Competition open – Monday 2nd July

Competition close – Sunday 8th July

Winner Announced – Monday 9th July

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19 Comments for “Calling all thoroughbred fashionistas.. It’s competition time!”

  1. Aislinn Smyth

    Ice maiden

  2. Conall


  3. Mo Ruddy

    Your Kinntra

  4. Mark McLoughlin

    ‘Last Place’, so the commentator will be shouting “…and Last Place is in the lead!”

  5. Vicki Magowan


  6. ursula carragher


  7. Patricia Malone

    Spoof Hoof

  8. Karen

    whereisthesunshine 🙂

  9. Christopher Mcevoy

    Blowing wind

  10. Colm Mac Eoin


  11. Megan Hughes

    Beyond the Half Dior!

  12. Megan Hughes

    if allowed a 2nd entry – Beyond the Stable Dior 🙂

  13. Elizabeth Cherry

    ‘GoOnGoOnGoOn’ after the words of Mrs Doyle (Fr Ted) as this is what I would be shouting , willing my horse to win- plus other racegoers would be cheering my horse on without realising it! – so please pick my horse’s name GoOnGoOnGoOn.. x

  14. Claire Dale

    Not For Diamonds…

  15. Alison Mc Nally

    break for the border…. is my pick

  16. sheila broderick

    Border Breeze

  17. alison broderick

    Ya Boy Ya……. great country name to scream at the horse 🙂

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