Event producers of the Polo in the Park, African Deluxe Company recently announced the return of the 2nd Standard Bank ‘Joburg Polo in the Park’ taking place at Gauteng’s premium residential lifestyle estate Steyn City, at the end of April.
The inaugural Standard Bank Joburg Polo in the Park was hosted in 2019, dazzling guests with fabulous fashion, good music and delectable gourmet meals and beverages.
Polo in the Park brings a special thrill to a time-honoured sport, thanks to its unique format: because there are only three players aside with an inflatable ball, rather than the hard one used in traditional matches, spectators can get close up to the action and enjoy all the thrills of the matches.
There are three option Premium VIP Hospitality Marquees to choose from, each offers a unique experience.
This includes the Steyn City Lounge, a premium lounge offering prime views, gourmet lunch, bespoke décor, open bar and all the trimmings of the game with tickets retailing @ R4500 p/p (VAT incl.)
With that price, you are entitled amongst others, a VIP Hospitality Ticket that comes with a luxury lounge seating, a premier view of polo field and the International Premium Open bar.
The ticket price also include favour-some harvest table, gourmet 3 course buffet lunch, butler service, VIP ablution facilities and complimentary parking.
There is also the African Deluxe Lounge that offers a fantastic opportunity to experience the glamour of polo in a relaxed setting with full catering and complimentary local bar throughout the day
You will also experience the splendour Lux Lounge, which is the best way to experience the game in a vibrant environment. From the comfort of their eight-seater lounge, guests are treated to personalised service and outstanding catering and bottle service from their dedicated hostess, while SA’s top DJs provide the vibe.
Tickets are priced from R10 000 for 4-seater and R20 000 upwards for 8-seater packages including VIP Hospitality Tickets, Premier views of the polo field, Dedicated hostess, Flavoursome harvest table and Meaty lunch platters
Premium bar package / Bottle Serviceincluding: Champagne, Whiskey, Gin, Cognac VSOP, Mixers and energy drinks
Sandile Dlamini, founding member of ADC says that the aim of the polo event is to speak to the high expectations of players and spectators alike.
“We are especially excited to bring polo fans back together again after the uncontrolled two-year hiatus. To ensure the Polo in the Park upholds its regal upstanding image, we have benchmarked this event against internationally respected polo tournaments.”
“Polo is the sport of kings. Any event celebrating this sport must reflect this.” he says
The result is a spectacular occasion marked by glamour and luxury offering dynamic, networking opportunities, classy live entertainment and of course, the excitement of this fast-paced format. All these elements come together to set to create an unforgettable experience for all who attend. ”
The Standard Bank Joburg Polo in the Park offers a magnificent way to enjoy the sport of kings and is set to capture the imagination of equestrian lovers in grand style.
From Johannesburg, the business capital of the province to the rest of South Africa and eventually the African continent, this event is set to become an intercontinental fixture on the sporting/social calendar.