Polo for the Planet June 4
Jun 13, 2011 05:24PM
The third annual Polo for the Planet will take place on June 4, to raise awareness for Earth-friendly living at the Prestonwood Polo & Country Club, in Oak Point, Texas, produced by the Ladies Polo Auxiliary of Texas.
The evening features a Taste of Green pavilion, where attendees can enjoy samplings of local, organic and sustainable foods and products. Participating sponsors include Green Mountain Energy, My Fit Foods, In a Pickle, Spain’s barbecue, The All Natural Healthy Cookie Company, Oak Cliff Organics, Gaia for Women, Shaklee representative B.J. Ellis and others. VeeV Acai Spirit, a carbon-neutral company whose sales benefit the Brazilian Rainforest, will provide eco-friendly cocktails during the divot stomp.
This year’s co-chairs are Debora Annino, sustainable apparel designer and founder of Common Project, and Anna M. Clark, author of Green, American Style and president of EarthPeople.
Gates open at 5 p.m., and the polo match begins at 6 p.m. The entrance fee is $10 per person; children 12 and under are free. The first 100 guests will receive gift bags at the door. VIP tickets are $30 and include a barbecue picnic from Spain's barbeque, bottomless VeeV specialty cocktails and an exclusive gift bag. Guests may choose to sit in a grandstand box seat or the party pavilion, with elevated viewing. Any family may bring a picnic dinner and tailgate. Leashed dogs are welcome.
For more information call 972-628-7955 or email [email protected]