Empire Polo Club is pleased to announce the dates of their 2017 Polo Season. “Opening Day & Hat Day” at Empire Polo Club is scheduled for Sunday, January 8th, 2017. Opening Day will feature two competitive polo games at 12:00 PM and 2:00 PM.

Sunday Polo games are scheduled every week from Jan. 1st through April 2nd, 2017.  The first Sunday Polo date falls on January 1st, which will be a soft opening.  Our official “Opening Day” is on January 8th. The polo club will be closed on Sunday, January 15th and again on Sunday, March 5th, 2017.

General Admission is FREE with a $20 parking fee for all Sunday afternoon polo games. Tailgaters are welcome; space along the sidelines is available on a first come, first served basis.   Bleacher seating is also available in the General Admission area. Spectators are welcome to bring their own food and beverages into the General Admission area. Food and beverage service is also available for purchase.

VIP Admission is $25 per person and includes parking, VIP seating and a complimentary Champagne Divot Stomp. The VIP seating area is located in front of the Olympic-peaked tents on the west side of the main polo field and offers field-side covered seating.

Spectators can also enjoy watching the Sunday football games while enjoying polo at the VIP Sports Lounge and Bar, located adjacent to the VIP seating area. The Sports Lounge offers viewers three flat screens featuring Sunday football games and other popular sports.

Reservations for VIP seating are highly recommended. Food and beverage service is available onsite during the Sunday matches. No outside food or beverages are allowed into the VIP area. For VIP reservations or group rates please call 760-393-7298 or email tonyschieffer@empirepolo.com.

The entrance for Sunday games is on Ave. 50 between Monroe St. and Madison St.

Friday Night “Polo Under The Lights”
Friday night polo games are held on select dates during the winter polo season.  Admission and parking are free for Friday night games. There is no VIP seating during these games.  The featured match lasts about 1 hour.   Tailgaters are welcome and bleacher seating is available for spectators. Tailgaters and spectators are welcome to bring in their own picnic fare.  Bar service is available during the Friday night games.

To access the Friday night games enter the Empire Polo Club from Ave. 50 or from Monroe St. between Ave. 50 and Ave. 51.  The Friday night game is held on field #3.  Click here for directions and a map. 

Friday Night 2017 Game Schedule

  • 5:30 PM Friday, January 20th
  • 6:30 PM Friday, March 17th