Newport Polo
Photo Credit: Newport Polo

On Saturday, June 23rd at 5 pm, Boston returns to challenge Newport for an 8th annual campaign between the northeast rivals, at the polo grounds of Glen Farm, home of the NBC10 Newport Internationa l Polo Series 27, Presented by BMW. (photo credit: Hillary Oswald).

In the 6-chukker exhibition polo match, Newport will be looking to maintain its winning streak against Boston, for a duration of approximately 2 hours.

Returning for Boston will be Nick Snow, Whitney Ellis, Steven Burr and Amanda/Alison Poor.  Tickets to the match ($15 for General Admission and $25 for Pavilion seating) are available at

During the match, a weekly door prize drawing and the Best Tailgate will be awarded.  After 6 periods, called chukkers, the match will conclude with the Veuve Clicquot Champagne Toast & Trophy Presentation.  Specialty vendors and concessionaires will be present in the Hospitality village at the polo grounds, including BMW, Brahmin, Twisted Pony Bar, the Horseshoe Wine Tasting Bar, Newport Polo Pro Shop, and other specialty vendors and gourmet food trucks.

2018  Schedule

June        1  Season Kickoff Cocktail Party          7pm     CCH Midway Bar

                     & Team Dinner                                   

                2  Opening Day:   USA vs. Poland        5pm     Boar Roast                   

                9  Newport Cup                                       5pm     VIP Lounge

              16  USA vs. Scotland                                5pm    Scottish Stovie      

              23  Newport vs. Boston                            5pm     VIP Lounge

              30  Independence Cup                              5pm

July        7   USA vs. Italy                                        5pm    Amici Riuniti

              14   Newport vs. Pittsburgh                      5pm    VIP Lounge

              15   All Charity Day                                    5pm     

              21   USA vs. Ireland                                   5pm    Asado Lamb Roast

              28   Newport vs. Palm Beach                    5pm    VIP Lounge       

Aug        3    Midnight in Marrakesh                       7pm     Rosecliff

               4    USA vs. Morocco                                5pm     Lobsterbake

              11   Newport vs. Buffalo                            5pm     VIP Lounge

              18   USA vs. Jamaica                                 5pm     Jerk Grill

              25   Newport vs. New York                        5pm     

Sept       1   USA vs. England                                  4pm     Twist & Shout

               8   Newport vs. Baltimore                         4pm     VIP Lounge

              15   USA vs. India                                       4pm     Masala Fever

              22   New England Challenge                     4pm

               29   Finals                                                    4pm

Schedule subject to change

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