Time: June 19, 2009 at 12pm to June 21, 2009 at 4pm
Location: Gormley Polo Centre
Street: 13401 Leslie Street
City/Town: Richmond Hill
Website or Map: http://www.poloforheart.org
Phone: (416) 432-9735
Event Type: charity, polo, tournament
Organized By: Polo For Heart Committee
Latest Activity: Jun 15, 2009
Experience the thrill of polo at this year’s 30th Annual PACE Polo For Heart Festival June 19, 20 and 21 at magnificent Gormley Polo Centre in Richmond Hill. Daily showtime is 12:30 p.m. with the K-9 Performing Dogs and Polo Pony Parade followed by two exciting matches of international polo. The award-winning Canadian Cowgirls precision drill team will mark the 30th Anniversary year with a dazzling performance of dangerous and daring maneuvers on horseback. Everyone is invited on-field between games for the traditional “Champagne Divot Stomp” while members of the Descenders Parachute Club land amidst the crowd. Off-field action includes dozens of boutiques, a food court, pony rides, face painting, “Art Walk”, Sony photo centre, miniature ponies, live bands and the popular Best Hat and Best Picnic contests. The whole family will enjoy this unique show situated in a picturesque country setting.
PACE Polo For Heart is conveniently located at 13401 Leslie Street, just south of Bloomington Road. Tickets are $15 with children under 12 admitted free. All proceeds go towards the Heart & Stroke Foundation, and Southlake’s Regional Cardiac Care program.