Polo America Expo 2011 - Polo America Arena Open Games

Polo Comes to Las Vegas for the First Time in History

Sep 20, 2011, 10:45 ET from Polo America

LAS VEGAS, Sept. 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Experience the Sport of Kings up close and personal for the first time ever in Las Vegas, South Point Hotel and Equestrian Center, September 30 through October 2, 2011. Several polo games will take place in the arena including Polo America Arena Open Finals featuring polo legends, Polo America Battle of the Sexes featuring polo superstar Sunny Hale, and a special interscholastic/intercollegiate challenge.  Tickets into the arena for the Saturday evening polo games are modestly priced at $15 for general seating and $25 for priority seating. Children 12 and under are FREE, when accompanied by a paying adult. Free and open to the public is the Polo Village with over 100 exhibitors, insight into polo and lots of shopping. There's something for everyone and admission into the Polo Village is FREE!

Free Polo Lessons - Group polo lessons to the first 50 adults that sign up each day when the Polo Village opens (September 30October 2 at 9 AM). The lesson will take the lucky fifty through the basic rules of polo using a mallet on foot. California Polo Club will take the fifty students down to the practice arena where they will be divided into groups of four and will have the opportunity to sit on a horse, hit balls and have their photo taken.

Friday, September 30
9:00 AM to 6:00 PM -  Polo Village – FREE admission to general public
9:00 AM - Free polo lessons – sign ups are on a first come basis, open to the public
1:30 PM - Interscholastic/Intercollegiate Polo Exhibition – FREE admission to general public
Saturday, October 1
8:00 AM9:00 PM - Polo Village – FREE admission to general public
7:00 PM – Polo Game - Battle of the Sexes – tickets required
9:00 PM – Polo Game – Polo America Arena Open – tickets required
Sunday, October 2
9:00 AM3:00 PM – Polo Village – FREE admission to the general public

South Point Events Center
9777 Las Vegas Blvd. South, Las Vegas

South Point Events Center
Box Office Tel: 702-797-8055
$15.00 - $25.00
(Children 12 and under are FREE, when accompanied by a paying adult)

Phone: 803-652-1181
Email: Expo@PoloAmerica.com

SOURCE Polo America