Apart from the all the action on the field, there will be lots to do and see on the sidelines as well on the day, so make sure to go and explore all that the BMW NZ Polo Open has to offer!
Polo Hill – There is no-where better on the field for an elevated bird's eye view of all the action both on and around the field, so lie back and relax on Polo Hill and take in all that is on offer.
The Polo Village – Situated at the bottom of the Polo Hill, surrounding the Chukka Lawn. The Polo Village is the hub of the BMW NZ Polo Open, with an assortment of things to do and places to kick back and enjoy the matches from there is something for everyone here and with cuisine from all over the globe on offer, its a must visit for all on the day.
The Chukka Lawn - Always a huge focus on the day, being home to our main bar and the After-party!! The Chukka Bar is centrally positioned on the Chukka Lawn, at the foot of Polo Hill, whether you are looking for a causal hangout, or fancy a refreshing Cold Beverage this is the place to do it. Guaranteed to be a popular haunt during the day providing a great view of all of the action on and around the field, it's. great place to set up your camp for the day! And as the sun sets it will be the focal point of the George FM After-Party, so make sure you head over there after the games have finished to dance the night away under the stars.
The Glenmorangie Experience - Head on over for a truely Authentic Glenmorangie Experience, enjoy one of the luscious 10 Year Old Glenmorangie High Ball Cocktails, while getting a shoe shine from one of their very own shoe shiners!! A true Gent, never lets his kicks get any grass on them at the Polo!! Located next to the Chukka Lawn, a must for all Gents on the day!
The Hallertau Bar - Situation in amongst the Bootpark Area. Hallertau, Clevedon's newest addition will be on hand with their Thirst Extinguisher to keep you all refreshed with their craft specialities on Tap throughout the day! You are guaranteed not to be disappointed Hallertau Brewery have been making damned delicious beer since before craft beer was even a thing. Brewing beer for the 21st Century palate, respectful of tradition but not bound by it, this is one thing you need to go and try!!
The VIP Polo Lounge - Brand new in 2019, The VIP Polo Lounge is open for public sales!! This Marquee has sold out quickly every year since its inroduction, a Hub for High Society, Fashion Enthusiasts and a whose who of the Media World, it offers to treat you to a day of polo reminiscent of the Royal Polo Scene. Centrally located for all the action on the field, and adjacent to the Fashion in the Field Catwalk, its Fashion emphasis will ensure it is just as involved in all the action off the field too.
Horse versus BMW Race - Always a firm favourite with everyone, Spectators line the boards to get a chance to cheer on the horse or the car!! Which will you cheering for?!?
The MCoBeauty Bar - Nestled between the Fashion in the Field Catwalk and Rekorderlig Mallets and Ponies, The MCoBeauty Bar will ensure you have your brows and lashes looking perfect all day. So make sure to pay them a visit!!
Holly Estelle will make you famous - Our fabulous Event Ambassador will be taking over our social media for the day!! She will be everywhere and anywhere on the day capturing the feel and atmosphere from every aspect and angle (quite literally!) of the event. If you see Holly be sure to smile because they will be live posting and sharing all of the action on and off the field across all of our social platforms, so make sure you don't miss out and get insta-famous with the gorgeous Holly herself! #nofiterneeded #theyarethatgood
Snapshot Station – Who doesn’t love a photowall, the gorgeous flower wall will be in the Polo Village with some perfect lighting to take a fab selfie of you and your friends on the day, so make sure you head over for your snapshot and don’t forget to #lrnzpolo to be the envy of all your friends!!
George FM Inflatable Cube - Head over to the George Cube at the foot of Polo Hill to see what secrets George have inshore for you inside their mysterious Blow up Cube, bring your friends you might need to grab a picture once inside!!!
Caus Panama Hats - Looking for a Chic way two keep the sun off?! Never fear Caus have got you covered, with their fabulous genuine Ecuador Panama hats available from $175.
Fashion in the Field - The highly anticipated and fiercely competitive Fashion in the Field will be back, make sure to strut your stuff on the main catwalk situated next to the Flagship VIP Polo Lounge, with a chance to win some fabulous prizes, New Zealand’ fashion elite will be judging the three catagories ‘Ladies’ ‘Mens’ and ‘Best Shoe’ again this year, so make sure that you have donned your best Summer Polo Attire, which means wedges for the Ladies and Panamas for the boys.
Veuve Clicquot Dash - Line Up Ladies...you might want to remove your shoes for this one! Thanks to our fabulous friends at Veuve Clicquot you gallop your way to a Magnum, all you need to do is be a fastest filly on the day!!
Rodd & Gunn Dash - Line Up Gentlemen....This is one dash you do not want to miss out on, whether it is the ladies on the sidelines you want to impress with your lightening speed or your friends at home with your stylish wardrobe, thanks to our friends at Rodd & Gunn you can do both of these, all you need to do is come first!!!
Official George FM After Party - As the sun sets after the final whistle has been blown The PeroniLawn will play host to the best Polo Party New Zealand has to offer, with TOP DJ's spinning the best tracks, you and the players will dance the night away under the stars alfresco style.