Only in California…
Hats galore at opening day of horse racing
DEL MAR —— On your mark, get set, make a hat! The 17th annual One and Only Truly Fabulous Hats Contest kicks off the horse-racing season July 20 at the Del Mar racetrack.The hat tradition started with the track’s opening day in 1937 and has grown from there. Now a panel of celebrity judges, consisting of local news anchors, will evaluate hat styles based on creativity and originality.