6th Annual POLO FOR THE PLANET 2014 Turns Eco-Education into Entertainment
Polo for the Planet will take place on June 7, 2014 at the Prestonwood Polo Club in Oak Point, Texas. Produced by the Ladies Polo Auxiliary of Texas, this event promises families an evening of excitement and Eco-friendly fare while enjoying the “Sport of Kings.” Casual, family fun atmosphere!
According to Dena Miller, founder of the Ladies Polo Auxiliary, “Polo for the Planet” is in its sixth year and already it has become one of the Auxiliary’s most popular events. My husband Vaughn and I enjoy using this platform for worthy causes, and environmental education for our community rates high among our priorities.” This year’s co-chairs include Britt Harless, jewelry designer of Bohem Unique Gems by Britt Harless and founder of National Go Solar Foundation, Joanne Taylor jewelry designer of Joanne Taylor Jewelry and Judith Aronson Independent US and International Projects Director.
Guests will receive an exclusive Eco-friendly gift bags, including product samples and special offers from local and sustainable businesses. The evening also includes a champagne divot stomp and the “GO SOLAR" Pavilion where attendees can enjoy samplings of local, organic and/or sustainable foods, alcohol, products, services and education.
Participating vendors and sponsors include Local Dallas (restaurant), MissEarth Dallas, National Go Solar Foundation, Texas Trees Foundation, Mellow Mushroom Frisco/Denton/McKinney, Stella Thomas Designs, Promise of Peace Garden, In-Sync Exotics Wildlife Rescue and Educational Center, Kaizen Holistic Wellness, RETREET, Aquathentic, Compost Dallas, Full O' Flair, City of Denton Sustainability, Manufacturing Excellence Technical Services, Denton Clear Creek Natural Heritage Center Debra Keeton-Reflexologist, Dallas Soap Company and Green Gloves Eco-Friendly Cleaning. *Our wonderfully talented friend, Sterling T Steves, will be on hand to lend support through his beautiful photography!
Gates open at 5:00 p.m. and the match begins at 6:00 p.m. The entrance fee is $10.00 per person; children 12 & under are free. Guests may choose to sit in a grandstand-boxed seat or the party pavilion with elevated viewing. Any family may bring a picnic dinner/beverages and tailgate. Organic pizza slices will be available by Mellow Mushroom. The traditional champagne divot stomp provided by Proseco and an Organic libation tasting for all. Leashed dogs are welcome.
About Prestonwood Polo & Country Club
Prestonwood Polo & Country Club is located at 525 Yacht Club Rd, Oak Point, TX 75068, an enclave of world-class polo fields north of Dallas in one of the fastest growing areas in the country. The Ladies’ Polo Auxiliary partners with organizations such as The Family Place, whose “Polo on the Lawn” event has attracted Dallas-area spectators for the past 10 years. For more information call 972-628-7955 or email PoloforthePlanet@Gmail.com
Purchase Tickets: http://www.oakpointpolo.com/polofortheplanet2014.htm