Spring Polo Event Offers Excitement and Family Fun
(April 2011) RAVENEL, SC – The action will be fast and the mood festive when Hyde Park Farm and Polo Club holds its annual Spring Invitational Polo Match on Sunday, May 15.
Bring a picnic and chairs or rent a tent for a fun-packed afternoon as some of the finest professional polo players from the United States and South America face off in a match that begins at 3 p.m. Admission is $10, with children under ten admitted free. The gate opens at 1 p.m. and parking is free.
A portion of the proceeds from the Invitational will go to support Debi's Kids and the Salvation Army Angel Tree, a Charleston-area charity.
To rent a tent, contact Hyde Park Farm at (843) 571-3431. Judges will award prizes to tents with the most originality and charm.
There's plenty of space to host a party - or even a wedding - on the lush grounds of this 380-acre farm near Ravenel, S.C., just twenty minutes from the heart of Charleston. The farm offers Lowcountry hospitality with the flavor of South America, and includes the beautifully restored Beech Hill House.
Hyde Park Farm is located at 6763 Davis Road, Ravenel, S.C. 29470, about 17 miles south of the Ashley River Memorial Bridge. For driving directions, polo match updates or to learn more about the fascinating history of Hyde Park Farm and its polo school, visit the website at www.hydeparkpoloclub. com.