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Saratoga Hat Contest winners

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Veronica Martin winner of "Fashionably Saratoga" (Photo/Adam Coglianese, NYRA) Veronica Martin winner of "Fashionably Saratoga" (Photo/Adam Coglianese, NYRA)
Camryn Dunn winner of "Kreative Kids"  (Photo/Adam Coglianese, NYRA) Camryn Dunn winner of "Kreative Kids" (Photo/Adam Coglianese, NYRA)
Julie Potter winner of "Uniquely Saratoga" (Photo/Adam Coglianese, NYRA) Julie Potter winner of "Uniquely Saratoga" (Photo/Adam Coglianese, NYRA)

SARATOGA SPRINGS, NY - Sunday was the 21st Annual Saratoga Race Course Hat Contest.

Track patrons wore their fanciest headwear to celebrate a long standing tradition and the final day of opening weekend. The contest dates back more than 20 years.

Contestants ranged from children to adults and the contest consisted of three different categories which were "Uniquely Saratoga," "Fashionably Saratoga," and "Kreative Kids."

Julie Potter, of Duanesburg, was crowed winner of "Uniquely Saratoga." Potter received a grand prize of a $500 betting voucher, a $100 gift card to the Gideon Putnam Resort and Spa, and a silver trophy.

Veronica Martin, of Great Barrington, MA, won the "Fashionably Saratoga" award. She was awarded a $100 betting voucher, a $100 gift card to the Gideon Putnam Resort and Spa, and a silver trophy.

The "Kreative Kids" award was awarded to Camryn Dunn, of Clearwater, Florida. Camryn was in town to visit her grandparents from Latham. She received a price of a $50 gift card to the Gideon Putnam Resort and Spa and an oversized Saratoga Race Course chocolate bar.

NEWS10 ABC's Meteorologist Kennie Berg emceed the contest.

The annual Hat Contest is the highlight of the three-day "Hats Off to Saratoga" festival.

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