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VIDEO: Roma men set to get all dressed up for Relay For Life

GET your cameras out because you won't see this again for a while.

Tonight's Relay For Life at Roma Cities' Oval will see men from each of the participating teams adorned in a pretty dress as part of the Womanless Beauty Pageant. 

Participants will include council workers, police officers, personal trainers and truck drivers.

Relay For Life will kick off at 3pm this afternoon at Cities' Oval and is open to the public to come along until 10pm. 

Relay teams are still eligible to enter last minute before 3pm and the public are welcome to enjoy the festivities from 3pm onwards.

Men are advised that Relay For Life is a Bring Your Own Dress occasion. 

The pageant won't be kicking off until later in the night.


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