Please note that all polo matches begin at 4PM in Sept. Entry Gates open at Noon. ALEX AND ANI Pavilion opens at 2PM. Vendors open at 2:30PM.
Date: Wednesday, July 15, 2015
This Saturday, July 18, for Newport vs. Washington D.C., the Roger Williams Park Zoo will be back to greet Newport Polo fans at the polo grounds with live animals in the Zoomobile.
We expect to have some of the following animals: Tegu, Hawk, Tortoise, Tenrec, Turtle, Salamander, Hedgehog, Tarantula, Millipede, Madagascar Hissing Cockroach.
Stop by the Zoomobile in the Hospitality Area at the Polo Grounds from 3-5p.m. to meet some of the Roger Williams Park Zoo's animals and learn fun facts with their educational presentations.
Program Topics Include:
“Who Is Living in Your Backyard?”
“V is for Vertebrate”
“Creatures of the Night”
“What’s for Lunch?”
In appreciation of a warm welcome by our fans, our guests from the Zoo will raffle an exciting prize, and offer a special Zoo Membership for this summer 2015.
Earn one raffle entry by joining the Zoo's email list. Earn two entries by signing up for a zoo membership!
The Zoo will offer a special $10.00 discount on all memberships made at the Polo match on Saturday, July 18, 2015, including their premiere Zoo Guardian level.
*We ask our fans to ensure the welfare of our special zoo visitors, by not bringing dogs into the Hospitality Area from 3-5p.m.*