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!
Date: Wednesday, May 29, 2019
As Sir Winston Churchill profoundly analogized, “a polo handicap is a passport to the world.” We invite polo fans to take flight in the Turkish Airlines grand prize contest for a chance to win a trip for two anywhere in the world. Winners of the weekly door prize drawing will be automatically entered to win the grand prize. Or earn an entry in the grand prize drawing when you get your Passport to the World stamped at 10 or more Extraordinary Events hosted by Newport Polo this season. See ‘Miss Liberty’ at any of the Extraordinary Events below, for your passport and stamp.
2019 Extraordinary Events
May 31: Season Kick Off Celebration – Clarke Cooke House Midway Bar, Newport RI
June 1: Après Polo, Fiesta Con Mucho Gaucho – Newport Polo Grounds, Portsmouth RI
June 14: Tartan Shindig – The Vanderbilt Hotel, Newport RI
June 15: Après Polo, Laird’s Supper – Newport Polo Grounds, Portsmouth RI
June 29: Après Polo, Championship Dinner – Newport Polo Grounds, Portsmouth RI
July 6: Après Polo, Irish American BBQ – Newport Polo Grounds, Portsmouth RI
July 19: An Italian Affair – Gurney’s Newport Resort & Marina, Newport RI
July 20: Après Polo, Amici Riuniti – Newport Polo Grounds, Portsmouth RI
August 2: Diamonds Are Forever Pre-Party – The Chanler at Cliff Walk, Newport RI
August 3: Après Polo, Lobsterbake – Newport Polo Grounds, Portsmouth RI
August 17: Après Polo, Jamaican Jerk Grill – Newport Polo Grounds, Portsmouth RI
August 31: Après Polo, Sailor’s Delight – Newport polo Grounds, Portsmouth RI
September 14: Après Polo, Asado Lamb Roast – Newport Polo Grounds, Portsmouth RI
Schedule subject to change.
Official Grand Prize Entry:
Passports that receive 10 or more stamps will receive an entry, along with Winners of the weekly Door Prize Drawing, in the Turkish Airlines Grand Prize Drawing to win airfare for two (2) anywhere on Turkish Airlines. One (1) winner will be selected at random from all qualified entries at the Finals on Saturday, September 28, 2019. Winner will be notified by email.
Passports must be turned in at the Newport Polo Pro Shop when open during any 2019 Newport International Polo Series match. Passports must be submitted by the second chukker at the Finals on Saturday, September 28, 2019 for entry.
Turkish Airlines Terms & Conditions:
• Limit one (1) entry per person. Duplicate entries will be disqualified from Grand Prize Drawing.
• Must be 18 years or older to enter.
• Certificate is not good for travel and e-ticket must be issued 3 weeks prior to travel. Applicable taxes may apply. Taxes need to be paid by traveler.
• Certificate must be ticketed by November 30, 2020.
• Validity of ticket: Travel must be completed within one year after issuance of ticket.
• Blackout Dates: JUN-JUL-AUG and between 10DEC-10JAN.
• Extension: Not allowed. Once this certificate is expired, Turkish Airlines is not responsible to extend it.
• Confirmation of booking is subject to seat(s) availability.
• Tickets are not resaleable or redeemable for cash.
• After issuing ticket, name and route changes are not permitted.
• Prizes may not be sold, bartered or transferred.
• Turkish Airlines will not be responsible for denied/ rejected Visa and/ or arrival/ departure country by the government of any countries.
• Turkish Airlines reserves rights to exercise their policies in order to the laws and regulations stipulated as and when it deems fit.