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Saturday, Jul 16, 2016 at 03:07 PM PDT

Sisters Sport San Diego Zoo Centennial Hats

Sisters Sport San Diego Zoo Centennial Hats

Sisters Anna Mackin and Deborah Mauzy-Melitz impressed the crowd at Del Mar Opening Day with their San Diego Zoo-themed hats, which were a nod to the zoo's centennial. NBC 7's Monica Garske speaks with them...

Saturday, Jul 16, 2016 at 03:14 PM PDT

Del Mar Hat: Windmills and Lucy

Del Mar Hat: Windmills and Lucy

Fay Meitz incorporated windmills, photos of horses and even a tribute to "I Love Lucy" on her Del Mar Opening Day hat. NBC 7's Monica Garske speaks to Meitz about how it all came together for the big Hats...

Saturday, Jul 16, 2016 at 02:06 PM PDT

Bold Blue and Gold at Del Mar Hats Contest

Bold Blue and Gold at Del Mar Hats Contest

Lori Shelton sported bright yellow and blue Del Mar Racing theme colors at the 22nd Annual Hats Contest on Opening Day on July 15, 2016. NBC 7's Monica Garske talks to Shelton about her choice of outfit.

Thursday, Jul 14, 2016 at 07:54 AM PDT

Concert Season Kicks Off at the Del Mar Racetrack

Concert Season Kicks Off at the Del Mar Racetrack

Friday, Jul 15, 2016 at 02:15 PM PDT

Del Mar Opening Day: Hats & Horses

Del Mar Opening Day: Hats & Horses

Del Mar Racing season is all about the horses but on Opening Day 2016, the seaside track will be all about the hats.

Saturday, Jul 16, 2016 at 02:58 PM PDT

Vintage Hats Repurposed for Opening Day

Vintage Hats Repurposed for Opening Day

Mary-Jean Holmes and Lonnie Testa looked to the past for inspiration for their Del Mar Opening Day hats. They each repurposed vintage hats that once belonged to Holmes' mother by adding some feathers and flare.

Del Mar Races
What will the 2016 season be like at the Del Mar Thoroughbred Club? NBC 7 takes you to the horse races with all the excitement, glamour, fancy hats and people-watching that put Del Mar on the map year after year.