The Victory Cup Polo Match, sponsored by vineyard vines, is heading to the greater Charleston, SC area this fall to host a signature event at Hyde Park Polo Club on Saturday, October 21st.
A true entertainment experience, The Victory Cup will attract thousands of spectators to enjoy hi-speed polo, the crisp fall air, Charleston fashion, luxury vehicles, farm to table food, wine, spirits and beer for an Autumn in Charleston.
Not just a polo match, dozens of local chefs, restaurants, farms, vineyards, distilleries and breweries from Charleston and beyond will be providing tastings at the event. Guests will enjoy taking in the majesty of the horses, the sights of beautiful people and the thrill of heart pounding polo!
K. Cooper Ray, as seen on Bravo’s hit television show Southern Charm, will be the honorary chairman and will throw out the first ball at the Victory Cup. K. Cooper Ray is the reigning Charleston bon vivant. He is the go-to host, tour guide, and raconteur of all things Charleston. He is the author of Bill of Rites for the American Man, an etiquette guide for men, and the Manhattan society satire Last Night at Moomba. Cooper can be seen creating magic and stirring drama on Bravo TV’s Southern Charm.
Alcohol partners and sponsors include Charleston Beverage Company, Blade And Bow Bourbon, Blue Chair Bay Rum, Whiskey Girl, Bold Rock Cider, Cathead Distillery, Sacha Lichine Rosé and more!
On the food side, Victory Cup has partnered with Luca Italian Kitchen, Bootlegger Coffee Truck, The Chillin Station H2O LLC. Slatheriton, Slather Brand Foods, Alicia’s Northside Bar and Grill, Low Country Olive Oil, King of Pops, Grey Ghost Bakery and more.
The official apparel and stomping of the divots sponsor is preppy retailer, vineyard vines. Other sponsors include: Marchant Chevrolet, Pop The Bubbly Events, Bow Tie Gentleman, Gold Toe Socks, Charleston City Paper, Charleston City Magazine, Chsmap Jewelry, Hoertz Hats, Vida Flo, Austin’s Sweetgrass Baskets and more.
This year’s charity partners include: Purple Heart Homes, Polo Kids Foundation, Vet Tix, Camp Happy Days YWCA of Charleston, American College Of The Building Arts and People Against Rape.
For those seeking an upper tier experience, there will be the Golden Mallet Tent and a newly added Founder’s Lounge. These guests will enjoy a more refined experience while they mix and mingle with premier event sponsors and partners and even the polo players themselves.
The Victory Cup also boasts one of the largest and certainly most unique farm to table experiences in the nation. Victory Cup Farm to Table pass holders enjoy an awesome dinner with the polo players themselves after the event prepared by the acclaimed Chef Luca Annunziata from Luca Italian Kitchen.
For tickets or more information please visit: www.VictoryCup.org/charleston.