April is a great month for equestrians in and around Miami Beach. We’ve already told you about the Longines Global Champions Tour April 18th through the 20th. The next weekend, South Florida horse property owners can watch the Beach Polo World Cup. In addition to the World Cup games, there’s also the Women’s Polo cup. The fun begins on Thursday, April 25th. Invited spectators will watch the presentation of teams and sponsors at 5 p.m. At 8 p.m. there’s the kick off event.
Anyone from Miami Beach Equestrian Homes Can Go to the Competitions
Anyone who lives on South Florida horse property can come and enjoy watching the best polo teams in the world competing for the cup. Competitions start on Friday, April 26th at 10:45 a.m. with the Women’s Cup semi finals. The first and second games of the Beach Polo World Cup will be played at noon and 1:15 p.m. Another semi final game for the Women’s Cup follows at 2:30 p.m. The third polo game will begin at 3:45 p.m. At 5 p.m. there will be an Après Polo event, then at 9 p.m. dinners for sponsors and teams will be held. At 11 p.m. it’s Polo Players Night.
On Saturday, the women’s teams will compete for third and fourth places at 10:45 a.m., then the Women’s Polo Cup Finals will be at 2:30 p.m. Three games for the World Cup will be played at noon, 1:15, and 3:45 p.m. There’s another Après Polo event, then a Beach Polo cocktail and charity event at 8 p.m, finally there’s Polo Players Night at 11 p.m.
On Sunday, the fifth and sixth place game will be played at 11:45 p.m. Consolation Cup Finals will be played at 1 p.m. There’s a Charity Game at 2:30 p.m., then Finals at 3:30 p.m. The event closes at 4:30 p.m. with award presentation and naming the MVP and best playing pony. At 6 p.m. there’s the farewell event.
Enthusiasts from Miami Beach equestrian homes can enjoy the games for free. Or opt for VIP tickets. These include shaded lounge areas, an open bar, and delicious catered food. VIP passes start at $150 or $400 for the whole weekend.
Find out more about the Beach Polo World Cup and purchase tickets online!