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: Tuesday, September 15, 2015
Mexico will return on Saturday, September 19th at 4p.m., in the Newport International Polo Series, presented by BMW, as a highlight and spicy competitor of the 2015 season.
The match will feature USA vs. Mexico in a six-chukker match, and offers a special culinary Fiesta Lollatalulah with the teams after the match (by advanced reservation only). Join the fun at the polo grounds of historic Glen Farm, at 715 East Main Road/Rte.138 in Portsmouth, RI. Available are Pavilion seats for $20 and Lawn Seating for $12.
The Mexican team will enjoy the hospitality and amenities of their official team headquarters at the Hyatt Regency Newport, where 360 degree water views, a swimming pool, restaurants and Stillwater Spa will pamper the team with unique spa services like outdoor massage, wet room with a Vichy shower, a dry eucalyptus sauna and a full-service salon.
The match will conclude with the Veuve Clicquot Champagne Toast & Trophy Presentation, autograph signing and cocktail hour to mingle with the players, and a special gourmet taco Fiesta Lollatalulah dinner created by acclaimed restauranteur, Tallulah on Thames (limited seating; advanced reservations required).
This is the 24th season of the NBC 10 Newport International Polo Series, presented by your Rhode Island BMW Centers, and sponsored by Alex and Ani, Atria Senior Living, Balfour Beatty Communities, Forty 1º North, Hyatt Regency Newport Hotel & Spa, Vanderbilt International Properties, Clarke Cooke House, Rockstar Limo, Veuve Clicquot, McGrath Clambakes, Newport Daily News, Rockport, Stella Artois, Pure Brazilian Coconut Water, Newport J House, Cox Communications, and promotional partners including The Preservation Society of Newport, Bird’s Eye View Helicopter Tours, America's Cup Charters, International Tennis Hall of Fame, Island Surf and Sport, The Cocktail Guru, and Discover Newport.
“Our sponsors have been with us since the beginning. Without their support, the Series would not be as extensive as it is,” explains Dan Keating, Polo Series founder.
Discover Polo! Watch it, Play it, Support it. Newport Polo hosts the Newport International Polo Series XXIII, and is the home of America's first polo club, est. in 1876, (a founding member of the United States Polo Association) offering public exhibition matches, polo club member services for grass & arena polo, and polo instruction year-round. Information about Newport Polo's spectator events, polo lessons, and sponsorship can be found on these web pages, using the links including About Newport Polo.