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Hats and Horseshoes Party

From High Fashion to Fast Action, don’t miss the pomp and thrill of the Queen’s Plate.



Bring your fashion forward friends and walk the red carpet in style at the Hats & Horseshoes Party presented by Stella Artois.





​​​N​ever placed a ​​​bet before?


Not to worry, we have you covered. The Betting Impact team will be roaming the Hats & Horseshoes Party to teach the Basics of Betting.


Best of all – YOUR FIRST BET IS ON US!​​​​​​​​​​​​


What to Wear


Sporty, stylish and fun. Anything goes on this red car​pet! Be bold with separates in polka dots, stripes and prints. Flaunt a jaunty jacket, sexy stockings or killer kicks! Top off your look with a hat that reflects the real you!​


#QP18 | The Queen’s Plate Style Guide

Fashion​ at the Races​​

Whether you’re looking stylish in a summer suit or fantastic fascinator, embrace your inner model and take part in The H&M Fashion at the Races Contest. This beloved tradition awards a title annually to the male and female patron whom best embody QP style. Cheer on your friends or vie for the title and prize yourself!​​​

Date  –  Saturday, June 30

Time  –  3:00 to 4:00pm

Location  –  Hats & Horseshoes Stage

Prize  –  $500.00H&M Gift Card


Rethink Breast Cancer – Official Charity Partner of the 2017 Queen’s Plate

 Since 2014, the Queen’s Plate has helped Rethink raise over $120,000 for their charitable work! This summer, Rethink Breast Cancer will receive one dollar of every ticket sold for the Queen’s Plate Festival. Rethink will be a part of the Hats & Horseshoes Party and will be selling 50/50 raffle tickets on Friday June 29th and Saturday June 30th. Don’t forget to purchase your ticket on site to help support a great cause! Raffle draw will be​​ held on Saturday June 30th around 6:00pm. Let’s Rethink Breast Cancer, let’s rethink pink.


Rethink Breast Cancer’s mission is to empower young people worldwide who are concerned about and affected by breast cancer. Rethink is the first ever Canadian charity to bring bold, relevant awareness to the 40s and under crowd; foster a new generation of young and influential breast cancer supporters; infuse sass and style into the cause; and, most importantly, respond to the unique needs of young women going through it. By taking a breakthrough approach to all aspects of breast cancer – education, resources, advocacy, community engagement, and fundraising – Rethink is thinking differently about breast cancer. To find out more about Rethink Breast Cancer, visit

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