The Polo season in Southern California jumps forward with a spectacular match between the Beverly Hills Polo Club and the Celebrity Ranch Polo Club for a Charity event in tribute to The Great Gatsby motion picture on behalf of the Celebrity Foundation for Children on Saturday June 8th at the Will Rogers State Park Polo Fields at 1:30 PM. Polo and celebrity fans will experience a spectacular day at one of Hollywood’s most nostalgic past times, competitive Polo.
“ This famous polo field boasts celebrity actor polo players for over 75 years such as Spencer Tracy, Clark Gable, Darryl Zanuck, David Niven, Hal Roach, Walt Disney, Will Rogers and the Maharajah of India.”, said Michael Farah, the organizer and El Patron of the Celebrity Ranch Polo Club.
More contemporary stars also play here including Tommy Lee Jones, Sylvester Stallone, Stephanie Powers, William Devane, Conan O’Brian, Arnold Schwarzenegger, Argentina’s Nacho Figueras polo champion and spokesperson for Ralph Lauren, and John Walsh. Some of them will be dropping buy to watch the home team. Joining in to play will be some of Southern California’s most famous polo players including Scott Walker, Joe Anthony, Denny Geiler of Pacific Polo Circuit Government, Dr. Rick Paicius, El Patron of the Nacho Figueras Southern California Team. Members of the United States Military Armed Forces Polo players and many others. Celebrity horsewomen and other supporters expected will include Shirley Jones, Ed Lauter, Frank Stallone, Lou Ferrigno, Robert Davi, Bo Derek, Renee Taylor, Joe Bologna and many others being added on now. Also expected is Polo player Stephanie Powers.
Celebrities will enjoy their own VIP area with on-field lounge chairs, sofas and strategic tables for a delicious classy day including pro-caliber polo featuring some of the most famous players in Southern California, U.S. and Argentina. There will be a half-time divot stomp, golf cart valet from car to celebrity shaded viewing areas, security, delicious catered gourmet lunch, wine, champagne, Classic 1920’s and 1930’s Autos, and beautiful women wearing nostalgic Gatsby era hats and fashions. The National Anthem and Military color guard will be presented.
We invite you to come experience one of Hollywood's most nostalgic events Polo at Will Rogers State Park ". The theme of dress is Great Gatsby which evokes beauty, style, elegance and glamorous hats! Your 100% tax deductible ticket includes a gourmet lunch with wine, champagne, refreshments, half -time divot stomp and classic polo featuring some of the most famous players in Southern California. The proceeds of the event will support the efforts of the Celebrity Foundation for Children in providing weekend camps for children in need at Celebrity Ranch. Celebrity Ranch is an 82 acre facility in the beautiful wine country of the Temecula Valley. Join us for a classy day of polo, great food, wine, champagne, camaraderie and beautiful women wearing spectacular hats.
The Celebrity Cup Polo Match on behalf of the Celebrity Foundation for Children
-Saturday June 8th, 2013 – Match Begins at 1:30PM Sharp
-Arrivals begin at 12:30 PM for Buffet Lunch
The Will Rogers State Park Polo Fields
1501 Will Rogers State Park Road
Pacific Palisades, CA 90272
DRESS THEME: Great Gatsby- 1920’s- Voluntary. Weather will be warm and sunny.
1930’s Classic Auto cars will drive onto the field between Chukkers and halftime.
Special recognitions for Best Hats.
About Celebrity Foundation for Charity: www.celebrityfoundation.com 5000 Children have attended the Celebrity Ranch in Temecula.
Published on May 21, 2013