Polo for Philanthropy is a non-profit organization dedicated to raising funds and awareness for other charities. The Polo Classic has been in existence for 26 years as the preeminent polo event in the Twin Cities. With a rich history of exciting competition and unique events, The Polo Classic continues to grow every year. In 2016 Diner en Blanc and The Derby Day Affair - Unbridled Fun for Philanthropy, have been added. Over $2 million has been raised in the past for Minnesota charities.
The Derby Day Affair – Unbridled Fun for Philanthropy
Expect the finest fare, fantastic fashions at our endless extravaganza. You will be greeted by miniature horses and military guardsmen. Enjoy a cornucopia of canapés and delectable drinks in Derby style. Best dressed, best couple and best hat competition. Special discounts to The Polo Classic, Raffle and so much more! with performances by Smith & Shapiro Dance Company, Collide Theatrical Dance Company, The Big Strong Men and Embrace Adrenaline Entertainment. Supporting Faith's Lodge.
The mysterious and trendy “Dinner in White" A prelude to the Polo Classic on the First Thursday of August. Join us for a romantic evening under the stars at the Twin City Polo Club. Witness pre-game elimination tournaments and toast the victors who will be competing at The Polo Classic. All white attire required. Supporting Depart Smart Foundation.
The 27th Annual Polo Classic is day filled with non-stop entertainment and activities in the summer sunshine. We feature a Classic Car Concourse, Divot Stomp, Hat Parade, Platform Fashion Show, Live Musical Performances, Live and Silent Auction, Raffle and of course, the thundering excitement of live polo! Supporting the American Heart Association, Minnesota