International Polo Tour Comes To Hudson Valley



Lou Cardillo Home Selling Team Sponsors Victory Cup Polo Match “The Best Party of the Summer” celebrates its 10th Annual Event Farm to Table Extravaganza will Feature ‘Dinner on the Field’

Putnam Polo Match To Partner With Two Awesome Charities

The Lou Cardillo Home Selling Team, former State Senator Greg Ball, The International Polo Tour ( and Brewster’s own Clock Tower Grill are proud to announce that The Victory Cup is coming back to Putnam County this summer.

Never been to a polo match? Ever watch ‘Pretty Woman’ and have an urge to stomp a divot? This is your pass to enjoy “The Sport of Kings” like a King – or Queen! Enjoy an awesome day of polo PLUS join local farmers and chefs for a farm to table extravaganza on the field!

“I am excited to be the Title Sponsor of this year’s Victory Cup. I hope everyone comes out to be part of an exclusive and fun event that attracts thousands of spectators, business owners and professionals from around the region,” said Lou Cardillo. “The day promises to be filled with heart-pounding polo, fabulous fashion and a social scene second to none.”

The polo match, which has become known as “The Best Party Of The Summer,” is a private, for profit event yet will partner with two awesome charities including: The Little Baby Face Foundation ( and Purple Heart Homes (

The Little Baby Face Foundation provides world-class surgeons and medical providers at the finest facilities in New York City to volunteer their time to provide the best corrective surgery and medical care to children in financial need. Purple Heart Homes is a national organization that worked with Senator Ball locally to assist veterans.

Attendees can ensure that 70% of their purchase(s) goes to the charity of their choice, by simply clicking on the respective charity logo on

“It is our pleasure to collaborate with The Victory Cup and the Lou Cardillo Home Selling Team to facilitate some much needed help and support for veterans of all ages and conflicts,” said Eugene Parrotta, Executive Director of Purple Heart Homes New York Downstate Chapter. “The Victory Cup is a perfect vehicle to garner that help and support. We ask that spectators use the code ‘Veteran’ when they purchase their pass to benefit Purple Heart Homes! We thank the community for all they do for our service men and women and also their families.”

You will be wined and dined all throughout the match, along with other Golden Mallet VIP Guests and then once the match is complete you will enjoy an AWESOME Farm to Table meal literally on the polo field, with the polo players!

The internationally acclaimed polo tournament, attracting celebrities like Tareq Salahi and John Walsh (America’s Most Wanted) to actually play in previous matches, has now featured two successful events in Texas and dozens in New York, Washington, D.C. and Greenwich, Connecticut. Sponsors ranging from Westchester BMW, Land Rover and Gabriel Sports Cars of Yonkers to the renowned and widely recognized Lou Cardillo Home Selling Team are proud to announce this 10th anniversary celebration in New York!

Previously held at Greenwich Polo Club, The Victory Cup is an annual polo match that is being hosted on Saturday, July 11, 2015, conveniently located just minutes from Metro North. Whether coming from Manhattan, White Plains or Albany, you will sit side by side with the polo players right after the match itself!

This dinner is being held at Beaver Ridge, a working farm in Patterson New York in the gorgeous Hudson Valley. The farm to table meal will include fresh, locally grown produce paired with local wine & beer. Menu will reflect the produce and proteins available week of.

The Victory Cup has not only lined up the featured polo match, but polo-goers will enjoy field side tailgating, farm to table food, a classic car show, a pet parade and a children’s playground. Some polo events can be a tad pretentious, but not this one. The Victory Cup has broken the mold and is a polo match that everyone can enjoy. This event is all about meeting great people, respecting the sport, the horses, the players, and having a great time! Come, relax and enjoy the best day of your life.

The VIP tent will feature local farm-to-table foods, beer, wine and spirits from premium Hudson Valley restaurants, vineyards, breweries and distilleries. Attendees over the age of 21 will be able to indulge in the finest local beer, wine, and spirits that the Hudson Valley has to offer.

Tickets for “The Best Party of The Summer” start at only $30 for general admission and $100 for VIP admission. Tickets for the exclusive farm to table dinner hosted after the polo match start at $150 per plate.

To learn more or purchase your tickets today,