Argentina Heritage Polo Tournament is Washington, D.C.’s premiere polo event organized by the Embassy of Argentina, the Argentine Polo Association and Many Hats Institute. This event unites the entire community and invites everyone to enjoy an illustrious event to help raise funds and awareness for the largest pediatric hospital in Latin America, the Garrahan Hospital.
On July 14th, 2018, this event will take place at a historic venue tucked away in rural, yet conveniently accessible, picturesque Maryland. The polo field and facility is owned by one of America’s legendary polo families, the Muldoons, which promises guests a unique experience. Attendees will enjoy the most exquisite Argentinian cuisine and spirits in an exciting atmosphere enhanced by world-class polo, traditional Argentine music, a celebrity chukker fundraiser, and culminates in an evening dance party.
Everyone is welcome to this event. Guests will have the opportunity to mingle with players and many influential individuals not only from the DMV, but also from all over the globe. Regardless of whether you come alone, with friends, or the whole family, this event is for you!
Among the VIP guests, the polo tournament will have the presence and support of professional polo players, ambassadors, diplomats, sports stars, and many other recognized Washingtonians. Special guests include: Robert Duvall (Honorary Co-Chair), Jack Brewer (NFL), Daniel Puder (UFC), Ambassador Fernando Oris de Roa (Honorary Co-Chair): Renowned businessman and current Ambassador of Argentina to the United States.
2:00 pm Gates Open
3:00 pm Official Welcome
(start of silent auction)
Tyler Robertson (Starts event Painting)
3:15 pm Celebrity Match
3:30 pm International Polo Match
5:00pm Stomping of the Divots
5:30 pm Special Awards Presentation
6:30 pm Celebration
Since 1987, the Garrahan has been the epitome of medical excellence in the region by providing the best possible care to every child treated, regardless of their country of origin or economic status. Over the past 31 years, the hospital has successfully treated over 18 million children completely free of charge.
In order to support this vital institution, the Embassy of Argentina, with the support of the the Argentine Polo Association and the State of Maryland, has joined together with Summerhill Polo and the Many Hats Institute to organize this incredible event to benefit the hospital. Guests in attendance will include Argentinian Ambassador to the U.S. Fernando Oris de Roa, Maryland Governor Larry Hogan, and Academy Award-winning actor Robert Duvall.
WHAT: First Annual Argentina Heritage Polo Tournament
WHEN: Saturday, July 14, 2018
3:00 – 8:00 PM
WHERE: Muldoon Fields at Summerhill Polo
18911 Beallsville Road
Poolesville, Maryland, 20837
WHY: Benefitting the Garrahan Hospital in Argentina, Latin America’s largest pediatric hospital.
Your donation will help:
Provide Treatment for over 600,000 children every year;
Support 10,000 surgeries;
Training to more than 1,800 residents from all over the world at Garrahan;
Free of charge health services for any child regardless of nationality.
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