The Rooftop Garden Party is set to be a sophisticated inner-city alternative to the racecourse with the rooftop transformed into a glamorous garden adorned with a carpet of astro-turf adorned with the chic, signature orange and white.
Neighbouring eatery Alfred & Constance will supply canapés alongside Veuve Clicquot Champagne, premium house spirits and craft beers.
Punters will also be able to place their bets at the in-venue betting facilities prior to the race, which will be streamed live from Flemington Racecourse.
What’s Melbourne Cup without Fashions on the Field? Local designers White Label Noba and Alexis Dawn will showcase their latest Spring/ Summer collections throughout the course of the day.
TV and radio presenter Mike Goldman will be hosting the event with prizes over $2000 to be won.
The Melbourne Cup Rooftop Garden Party will start from 11:30am to 3:30pm, with the party kicking on immediately afterwards and DJs playing until late.
Tickets are $165 + booking fee, or $155 + booking fee for groups of five or more.
Tickets can be purchased by calling Limes Hotel on 3852 9000 or emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
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