Ascot: A Day at the Races

  • Racing enthusiasts enjoy a cocktail on the fourth day of the horse racing festival at Royal Ascot on June 21, 2013. AFP PHOTO/CARL COURT/AFP/Getty Images
  • Race goers picnic in front of their vintage Rolls Royce on the second day of the Royal Ascot horseracing festival at Ascot, southern England, June 19, 2013. REUTERS/Darren Staples
  • Fancy hats are a tradition at the Royal Ascot. AFP PHOTO/CARL COURT/AFP/Getty Images
  • Women view the course before races begin on the third day of Royal Ascot, in Berkshire, west of London, on June 20, 2013. The five-day meeting is one of the highlights of the horse racing calendar. AFP PHOTO/CARL COURT/AFP/Getty
  • "Greencoats" make last minute adjustments to their uniforms before a group photograph at the start of the second day of Royal Ascot. The Greencoats formerly known as "Yeoman Prickers" because of the pikes they carried during the reign of Queen Anne (1702-1714). Their duties were to clear the course of pedestrians once the Monarch and her party had taken their places in the viewing stand. AFP PHOTO/ADRIAN DENNIS/AFP/Getty Images
  • Racegoers arrive for Ladies' Day at the Royal Ascot. REUTERS/Toby Melville
  • Queen Elizabeth II after the Gold Cup race  on Ladies' Day during day three of the Royal Ascot. Charlie Crowhurst/Getty Images for Ascot Racecourse
  • Racing enthusiasts enjoy a cocktail on the fourth day of the horse racing festival at Royal Ascot on June 21, 2013. AFP PHOTO/CARL COURT/AFP/Getty Images
  • A man wearing a hat decorated with a miniature soft toy horse poses for photographs on the fourth day of the horse racing festival at Royal Ascot in Berkshire, west of London, on June 21, 2013. AFP PHOTO/CARL COURT/AFP/Getty Images
  • Racegoer Florence Claridge poses for a photograph during the second day of Royal Ascot, in Berkshire, west of London, on June 19, 2013. AFP PHOTO/ADRIAN DENNIS/AFP/Getty Images
  • Racegoers watch on the fourth day of the Royal Ascot horse racing festival at Ascot in southern England June 21, 2013. REUTERS/Toby Melville
  • Racegoers pose for photographers as they arrive for Ladies' Day at the Royal Ascot horse racing festival June 20, 2013.  REUTERS/Toby Melville
  • Members of The Tootsie Rolls, a retro girl band, pose for pictures during the second day of Royal Ascot. AFP PHOTO/ADRIAN DENNIS /AFP/Getty Images
  • Racegoers attend the second day of the Royal Ascot horse racing festival. REUTERS/Toby Melville
  • A woman poses for a photograph during the third day of Royal Ascot, in Berkshire, west of London, on June 20, 2013. AFP PHOTO/CARL COURT/AFP/Getty Images
  • Pixie Lott attends Ladies Day on Day 3 of Royal Ascot. Eamonn M. McCormack/Getty Images
  • Racegoers study the race card on Ladies' Day during day three of Royal Ascot at Ascot Racecourse on June 20, 2013 in Ascot, England. Paul Gilham/Getty Images
  • Racegoers hold umbrellas during a rain shower on the fourth day of the Royal Ascot horse racing REUTERS/Toby Melville
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