Don your sun dresses, hats and dapper bow ties and come join Teen Cancer America to enjoy the fast paced sport of polo, live music, and sumptuous food and drinks. This event kicks off with a special performance by celebrity gymnast Nia Dennis. Celebrity Chef Nate Appleman will host a tasting booth from his new farm to table eatery, Farmesa.
The polo teams representing Teen Cancer America will include professional Argentine players Alejandro Nordheimer, Ernie Darquea and Gonzolo Novillo Corvalan. Grace Mellis, the event’s co-founder and Teen Cancer Ambassador, who learned to play the sport in England at the Royal Berkshire and Guards polo fields playing alongside the Royals and professionals alike.
This event will include a Champagne divot stomp and our favorite Kids Stick Pony Race as well as an Activity Meadow including corn hole, Magicians, Henna hand painting from Neha Assar, puppy petting from A Purposeful Rescue, music zone with IHeart DJ Von Bellows, kids activity table, Kendra Scott, LA Sports Massage, Rachel Miriam Bags, Optimist Non-Alcoholic drinks, Charles & Co Teas, and how to swing a polo mallet! Tastings offered from Sugarfina, What the Fudge, Hedonista Mescal, Jackson McCrea Whiskey, Dulce Vida Tequila, Owls Brew Boozy Tea, Positive Foods, Sauces by Jing. Thank you to our product donors, Liquid Death, Fall Brewery, Wine Insiders, and Titos Vodka. Thank you to our sponsors, UCLA Health, Bondit Media, and First Citizens Bank. Introducing TeqBall and its exciting curved table!
1 p.m. Lunch and LIVE Music/ 1.45 pm Gymnastic performance / 2 p.m. POLO / 3 p.m. Divot Stomp & Kids Stick Pony Race/ 4:30 p.m. iHeart DJ – dance in the field/ 5.30 p.m. End
Parking: One Pass per Car needed. Mandatory to purchase in advance.
Ladies: We recommend wedge heels or cowboy boots since the event is in the grass.