Jun 30, 2017

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Classic Wines Auction Announces 2nd Annual Oregon Polo Classic

Classic Wines Auction, recognized as one of Wine Spectator’s top ten charity wine auctions, announces its second annual Oregon Polo Classic.  Held on July 22 and July 23 at the Hidden Creek Polo Club in West Linn, Ore., the Oregon Polo Classic features a Family Day on Saturday and a 21-and-over Championship Day on Sunday.  Participants will enjoy exciting polo matches, delicious local wines and a decadent lunch, the whiskey and cigar lounge and a time-honored polo tradition, the Champagne Divot Stomp.

Polo Classic image via Andrea Lonas Photography

“We are thrilled to be hosting our second annual Oregon Polo Classic, an event as popular with children as it is adults,” said Classic Wines Auction executive director Heather Martin. “Every participant is making a difference in our community, with all proceeds benefitting our three amazing nonprofit partners, Metropolitan Family Services, YWCA Clark County and Albertina Kerr.”

Family Day – Saturday, July 22 from noon through 4 p.m.

● Adults: $150

● Ages 13-20: $50

● Kids under 13 are free!

Polo Classic Family Day | Photo via Andrea Lonas Photography

Championship Day, Sunday, July 23 from noon through 5 p.m.

● Adults: $250

● 21+ event only

VIP Cabana Package:

● Family Day: $4,000

● Championship Day: $5,000

● Full Weekend: $8,000

● Includes:

○ VIP tented viewing

○ Seating for up to 10 guests

○ Bottle service with one complimentary bottle of champagne

○ Surprise gift

Championship Day, July 23, for 21+ | Photo via Andrea Lonas Photography

Tickets are on sale now and can be purchased by visiting the Oregon Polo Classic website.  For corporate and individual sponsorship opportunities, please contact Classic Wines Auction at info@classicwinesauction.com

Attendees of the 2016 Oregon Polo Classic sport their best Kentucky Derby wear | Photo via Andrea Lonas Photography

Throughout the year, Classic Wines Auction will host a number of events in support of its nonprofit partners, including: ● Spring Winemaker Dinner Series ● Walla Walla Wine ● Classic Wines Auction and Nightcap ● Corks and Forks

● Fall Winemaker Dinner Series

About Classic Wines Auction

Consistently recognized as one of the top ten charity wine auctions in the country by Wine Spectator Magazine, the Classic Wines Auction has raised more than $40 million for local nonprofit partners since its inception in 1982.  Based in Portland, Ore., Classic Wines Auction, Inc. is a nonprofit organization dedicated to producing the Classic Wines Auction and related food and wine events to raise funds for local organizations benefiting children and families, including: Metropolitan Family Service (MFS), New Avenues for Youth, Friends of the Children-Portland, YWCA Clark County and Unity Center for Behavioral Health.  The organization recently received – for the third consecutive year – a four star rating from Charity Navigator recognizing exemplary performance in accountability, transparency, as well as strong financial health. More at www.classicwinesauction.com.

Photo via Andrea Lonas Photography