The cooling coastal effect at the Newport Polo grounds in Portsmouth RI will moderate weekend temps, offering a climate forecast of clear gameday skies, gametime temps in the upper 80’s, 65% humidity and a welcome 9-13mph breeze. Don’t sweat it out at home!
Time: June 15, 2018 7:00 PM
Location: The Vanderbilt 41 Mary Street, Newport, Rhode Island 02840
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Join the tartans at their team headquarters, Grace Vanderbilt for a welcome back celebration for the team's long-awaited return.
Festivities begin at 7:00 PM with the Scottish Polo Team, Team USA, polo club members and friends on the eve of the 13th USA vs. Scotland rivalry. Enjoy the renowned hospitality of the Grace Vanderbilt in its fashionable Garden Terrace. Cash Bar. Passed hors d'oeuvres. RSVP (above) required for guest list.
Attire: Kilts rule the night.
Festivities continue the following day as Scotland challenges USA at 5PM in the Newport International Polo Series. Catch the action field-side with reserved seating in the Pavilion, or spread a blanket on the lawn to take in the match. Match Tickets available online. The match will conclude with a Trophy Presentation and après polo celebration to break bread with the teams. Join the fun by reserving your Scottish Stovie field-side dinner.
Grace Vanderbilt, 41 Mary Street, Newport RI, is a historic boutique hotel 2 blocks from the delightful waterfront of Newport, and is one of the town’s best kept secrets. Originally built by Alfred Gwynne Vanderbilt, a scion of the wealthy Vanderbilt family, the 1909 property is a vintage Newport mansion that has been restored to its former glory and is one of the few private homes of the era to operate for guests as a fully functioning and top luxury hotel in Rhode Island. Today, as Grace Vanderbilt, the mansion comprises a luxurious hotel with 33 rooms and luxury suites in Newport Rhode Island and a lavish spa and fitness center with indoor and outdoor pools. The hotel features its signature restaurant, The Vanderbilt Grill, a highly acclaimed restaurant where the best local ingredients are on offer in imaginative menus which change throughout the year. (401) 846-6200 Email: email@example.com