In the tranquil seaside town of Vero Beach, Florida sits the base of operations for the Vero Beach Polo Club. This exquisite equestrian events venue is also open to the public for numerous activities throughout the calendar year. The main barn consists of a terrific clubhouse and lounge, as well as an outdoor entertainment and BBQ area - where events are held for both members and guests. In addition to weekly polo matches, the facility hosts multiple activities including Hunter/Jumper, Polo, Dressage, a Youth Polo program, and much more.
Matches are played at the Polo Grounds in Vero Beach - the polo equestrian site that was once home to the Vero Beach Polo Club. Practice sessions are held on Wednesday and Friday afternoons. Exhibition games are structured to satisfy both public and member players. As well, a pony league has been developed for children and families that includes both practice sessions and match play.
Full-service boarding facility
The Vero Beach Polo Club is a full-service equine facility offering 46 stalls, air-conditioned tack rooms, private lockers, washer and dryer facilities, and a well-appointed clubhouse with showers. They also offer seasonal and annual boarding, an 11 acre stick & ball field, a hitting cage, regulation size polo fields, one round pen, one regulation-sized dressage arena, one hunter/jumper ring complete with a full course of jumps, and one schooling arena.
Events for the public
Each year, the Vero Beach community comes together to host its annual Polo Charity Ball. The special event brings together equestrian culture, polo, and advocates for blood cancer research. This event features a night of community, entertainment and recognition. Guests will enjoy cocktails, dinner, dancing, and live music. Be sure to check scheduling for more details on attending. Vero Beach Polo Club also hosts a special event for ladies only – the Sunny Hale Women's Challenge. Established in 2017, this tournament focuses on the interest and development of young women in the sport of Polo, so that participants are presented with a template to follow, as they learn more about the sport.
The Vero Beach Polo Club also partners with the Dancing Horse Dressage Schooling Show which benefits H.A.L.O., an organization that develops products that help blind dogs live a more comfortable life.
Bring the family for tailgating
Guests of the Vero Beach Polo Club are advised to bring enough chairs for all attendees within your party, wear or bring sunscreen and wear hats when attending tailgating events. General admission to the facility takes place on the east side of the field.