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Celebrating the return of spring racing to Flemington, Sofitel Girls' Day Out is the first of the six days of the Melbourne Cup Carnival.Sofitel Girls' Day Out features four Group races, including the headline $400,000 Group 1 Makybe Diva Stakes, which signals the beginning of quality middle distance racing for the season. Won by quality horses such as Southern Speed, Shocking, Weekend Hussler and Northerly in recent years, the 1600 metre, weight-for-age feature, is a race that commonly unearths a star of the spring. Step out in style in your finest spring fashion whilst enjoying a great day of racing. Gather your friends and experience Flemington's world class dining facilities and, for the fashion lovers, a visit to the Paris Lane fashion activation on the day is a must!