- Sat, May 20 2017
9620 Cosumnes Rd.
- 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Saint John’s is excited to announce its inaugural Spring Polo Tournament, Polo for Change. This spectacular event will combine the excitement of a polo match with the society event of the season! Guests will enjoy an afternoon of polo, delicious food and drink, live music, shopping, an exclusive silent auction, equine demonstrations, a fabulous and fun hat contest, and the traditional Champagne Divot Stomp!
Help homeless families in crisis move from homelessness to self-sustainability while enjoying an unforgettable experience few get a chance to enjoy in the world of Polo. The Saint John’s Spring Polo Tournament will provide our guests with a unique environment that couples the excitement of a Polo match with the elegance and atmosphere of a southern social affair. We anticipate more than a thousand regional attendees to attend this inaugural event. 100% of the proceeds of this event will be invested into helping more than 700 women and children this year create real change in their lives.
SCHEDULE OF EVENTS
12:00pm Registration Tent opens – Guests can enjoy the shopping Promenade, live music, silent auction and hospitality tent
1:00pm Appetizers butler served to VIP Level guests
1:00pm Patron Club Level buffet open
1:30pm Main meal butler served to VIP Level guests
1:45pm Introduction to polo by Tony Gregg
2:15pm Presentation of colors and national anthem
2:20pm Polo match commences
2:50pm Champagne divot stomp, parade of hats best dressed gentleman’s contest on the field
3:10pm Second half of exhibition polo match commences
3:25pm Hat contest and dapper gentlemen’s contest winners announced
3:30pm Silent auction closes
3:40pm Tournament Trophy and Awards presented, opportunity to meet the players
4:00pm Grand prize winner announced
4:15pm After party
6:00pm Event closes
Please note – all times are tentative and subject to change