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Theme for Sun Met 2019 has been announced

Whether you go bold in gold or rock the red carpet in copper, be ready to dazzle at Africa’s Richest Race Day. Inspired by the earth’s most decadent riches, the theme for Sun Met 2019 is African Luxury: Precious Metals.

“the chosen theme is a celebration of the continent’s glitz, glamour, and natural materials that contribute greatly to the regal richness of Africa. Race day goers are encouraged to arrive dressed to theme in copper, gold and platinum prints and tones for what promises to be a dazzling day at the races,” – a press statement reads.

“The Sun Met is always such a grand celebration of our fashion heritage and legacy as Africans. I always love experiencing how people interpret the theme and I think African Luxury: Precious Metals is the perfect opportunity for the public to step out and shine, ” – Miss Universe Demi-Leigh Nel-Peters spoke about the event.

The 2019 Sun Met will take place at the Kenilworth Racecourse in Cape Town on 26 January. Tickets are available at