A Look Back On The Most Attended Polo Event In America As It Celebrates Its 10th Anniversary
Since inception, The Bentley Scottsdale Polo Championships has become the most attended polo event in the country. From the affordable to the exclusive. From the underprivileged to the very privileged. All feel welcome and have a role in creating America’s most-attended and most interesting polo event. Join us on October 23rd at WestWorld of Scottsdale as we commemorate our 10th year and the many years leading to it.
This year’s event promises a polo experience like never before. Join us for event traditions including live performances, luxury fashion, and exotic car displays, as well as new elements for this year only.
Polo superstar Nacho Figueras helped bring victory to his team in 2019. COVID-19 presented challenging times in 2020, but under a new name and set up, The Stella Artois Polo Classic returned with a focus on social distancing and helping schools, non-profits and charities.
2017 and 2018 brought exciting new elements and concepts such as pop-up restaurants and sports bars, a mid-field skybox and even Red Bull skydivers!
In 2015 and 2016, The World’s “Longest” Catwalk Fashion Show, sideline lounges, and amazing performances from The Phoenix Symphony and the Arizona Opera debuted.
Bentley Scottsdale became the new title sponsor and the Canine Couture Fashion Show became a new tradition.
More than 9,000 attended the 2nd Annual Scottsdale Polo Championships: Horses+Horsepower, 3.5 times the number of people in 2011.
Some 2,300 party goers turned out at WestWorld of Scottsdale for the Inaugural Polo Party – Horses and Horsepower! An event that started with but one match now includes four.