Eclipse Awards 2015 Fashion
Eclipse Awards 2015 Fashion: The 2015 Eclipse Awards is presented by Daily Racing Forum, Breeders’ Cup, and The Stronach Group. It will be held on Saturday, January 17th, 2015 from 6:00 PM-Midnight. The prestigious award ceremony is held at Gulfstream Park Racing and Casino in the Sport Kings Theater in Hallandale Beach, FL. The Eclipse Awards will honor and recognize the most outstanding equine and human participants in horse racing of 2014, which calls for tailored suits and alluring gowns!
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The 44th Annual Eclipse awards is one of the fanciest events of the season and it is black tie optional. You will want to be dressed to impress. This is no time to hold back. The key to getting dressed for awards season is letting your true personality shine through. Women often think that they just need a fancy dress and can’t let their personal style come through, but personal style is what sets you apart from a sea of black evening gowns.
For the unique girl that wants to make sure no one else has anything close to what they are wearing try a beautiful black dress with white floral print. The pop of bright cobalt blue around the waist will be sure to make you stand out. For the more bohemian relaxed woman, you can still be every bit as fancy but in a relaxed way with a loose and flowy gown with a beautiful sequins bodice. For the feminine gamine type woman who likes a little vintage flare, try a beautiful ethereal silver gown. For the fierce and woman who wants a femme fatal sexy vibe, try a sleek and form fitting black and cream lace dress. If you’re petite or just don’t long dresses, you can still look every bit as elegant and sophisticated with shorter hem dresses. Just make sure there are luxe and unique details like a black fit and flare dress with unique lace overlay and hem. For a fun party girl look try an asymmetrical dress with sequins.
No matter what look you choose for the Eclipse Awards, make sure to finish off your look with the evening appropriate minauderie, which is just a small hard clutch. A minauderies is a glamorous accessory that will polish off your Eclipse Award look with style.
After the Eclipse Awards are over, you can keep the party going at The Clubhouse, which is on the Gulfstream grounds. There are Casinos which offer slots and poker. You can also visit The Village at Gulfstream Park, which offers a complete shopping destination and gourmet restaurants and bars. Try the Martini Bar, which is a contemporary experience. It features gastro-tourism cuisine, and great nightlife entertainment. It is elegant and sophisticated. The Martini Bar is located on the second floor above the yard House just across from the Gulfstream Park Casino.
For something a little more spicy try the Paladar Latin Kitchen and Rum Bar, which features cuisine inspired by Central and South American and Cuba and the Caribbean.
Also try III Forks. It is a contemporary Steakhouse and it is filled with style and a bar and lounge. It features adult and seafood and over 1,500 bottles of wine to choose from in beautiful glass wine rooms.
For the day after the Eclipse Awards, there is still plenty to enjoy. You’ll want to relax and unwind after a night of fun, so try ROK:BRGR a gourmet but relaxed Burger Experience or Il Gusto Ristorante Italiano, which offers casual dining serving breakfast, lunch, and dinner, or even carry out if you just want to veg out at your hotel.
There is also fun to be had for people bringing along their kids as well. Cool De Sac offers a children’s entertainment center. It has a family restaurant and entertainment center for both kids and parents. Parents get a full service restaurant while kids are offered play stations.
The NTRA has a group block of hotel rooms at the Diplomat Resort & Spa, Curio Collection by Hilton for Eclipse Awards attendees, which offers plenty to do after the Eclipse Awards. Try the renowned Diplomat Golf Course and spend a relaxing day teeing off. The grounds also offer a great fitness area, beautiful swimming pools, and a full spa to get a relaxing massage after the awards.
You can also head over to Hallandale Beach which boasts some of the softest sand in Florida, or for something more off the beaten path try an Alligator Tour.
Try one of these fun activities to turn your Eclipse Awards weekend into a vacation to remember!