Saturday, October 21st, 2017

“CHARLESTON’S VICTORY CUP SCHEDULE”

6:00 am

Gates open for all vendors, caterers and crews

(Vendor, Sponsor set up the day before is actually preferred. Those vendors who show up after 9:59 am day of will be forced to park in General Parking Lot and pay $20 parking fee.)

Gates also Open for Field Side Pass Holders and Car Show Entrants

(Those car show entrants who show up after 9:59 am will be forced to park in General Parking Lot and pay $20 parking fee.)

9:59 am

Vendors and Car Show Participants must be in place and ready to go!

11:00 am

Gates Open for VIP’s & Sponsors

Children’s Playground Opens in General Admission Area

Fetes de Fleurs Shop Opens – Get your flower crown for the ‘Sport of Kings’!

Mimosa and Bloody Mary Station in Golden Mallet VIP Area & Tent provided by Charleston Mix

Sponsored bars open

Signature Cocktail ‘The New Fashioned’ provided by Blade and Bow Whiskey in all Bars

11:00 am – 1:00 pm

‘Blade & Bow’ Horse on Field

‘Meet the Players’ Reception in The Founder’s Lounge Area

Farm to Table Lunch provided for Founder’s Pass Holders and Polo Players by Luca’s Italian Kitchen in Founder’s Lounge

Alcohol Tastings for VIP’s in the Golden Mallet Hospitality Tent provided by Charleston Beverage Company, Blue Chair Bay Rum, Whiskey Girl, Bold Rock Cider, Cathead Distillery, Blade & Bow Bourbon, and Chateau D’Esclans.

Food Tastings for VIP’s in the Golden Mallet Tent provided by Luca’s Italian Kitchen, Bootlegger Coffee Truck, Little Tea Farm, San Matteo Pizzeria e Cucina, the Chillin Station H2O, Kiawah Resort, Slatherit On, ServiceMaster Ice Cream, Alicia’s Northside Bar & Grill, Low Country Olive Oil, King of Pops, Grit Box Fitness, Grey Ghost Bakery, Cirsea Ice Cream, White Leaf Provisions, MoMo Food Truck, and Home Team BBQ!

11:45 – 12:30

Polo 101 Instructional by World Renowned

Polo Player & Announcer

Cuko Escapite

(Center Field – VIP Area)

1:00 pm

Teams led on field by Marchant Chevrolet

National Anthem by Local Artist

Presentation of Colors by Color Guard

Honorary Chair K. Cooper Ray throws out First Ball

1:30 pm

First Gold Toe Sponsored Match Begins

Chukers 1&2

Teams vineyard vines and Blade & Bow

Vs.

Marchant Chevrolet and Charleston Mix

1:30 – 2:30 pm

Blade and Bow Bourbon tasting with North American Whiskey Educator in Founder’s Lounge Area

Chateau D’Esclans provides Sacha Lichine Rosé Tasting in Founder’s Lounge

2:30 pm

Second Gold Toe Sponsored Match Begins

Chukkers 3&4

Teams vineyard vines and Blade & Bow

Vs.

Marchant Chevrolet and Charleston Mix

3:30 pm

Stomping of the Divots Sponsored by vineyard vines

(make sure to get your vineyard vines whale hat for the Stomp!)

Fashion Contest (Listen for Announcer!)

Best Dressed Awards

4:00 pm

Gold Toe Sponsored Match Continues

Chukkers 5&6

Teams vineyard vines and Blade & Bow

Vs.

Marchant Chevrolet and Charleston Mix

5:00 pm

Sponsored Player Awards and Trophy Presentations

Champagne Salute to the Players by Spire Champagne

5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

After Party Continues in Golden Mallet Tent

A Welcome Toast to Farm Table Dinner by Blade & Bow’s Brand Representative Doug Cable

Blade & Bow Farm to Table Dinner by Chef Luca with the Polo Players

8:00 pm

The Victory Cup Festivities Conclude