Polochella Youth Tournament on Feb. 13 & 14th, 2016

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Palm Springs Fine Art Fair Feb. 12th – Feb. 14th, 2016

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The Palm Springs Fine Art Fair (PalmSpringsFineArtFair.com) returns for its fifth year at the Palm Springs Convention Center and is expected to draw thousands of artists, collectors and art aficionados to Palm Springs. The Opening Night Black Card/VIP reception on February 11 kicks off the weekend by introducing a capacity crowd to the attending artists and galleries. The fair opens Friday and continues through Sunday, February 14, 2016, at the Palm Springs Convention Center.

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(Charlotte Jackson Fine Art – Tony DeLap, Shamus, 2004, acrylic on canvas, 60 x 57 in.)

Over the past four years, PSFAF has become a premier art event in the U.S.… Read more...

Professional Polo Player Nacho Figueras Returns to Empire Polo Club in 2016

Internationally recognized professional polo player and world-renowned model Nacho Figueras will play competitive polo at Empire Polo Club in February 2016. Nacho Figueras will be the Team Captain of the Piocho Ranch Polo Team slated to compete against several other teams in Empire’s 8-Goal League.

Spectators will have the opportunity to watch Nacho in action, doing what he loves to do best, play polo. Nacho’s game schedule will be posted on www.EmpirePolo.com and updated weekly during the month of February.

Nachocloseup“I’m thrilled that Nacho will be joining us this winter,” said Alex Haagen, III, owner of Empire Polo Club.… Read more...

Pheasant Hollow Sweeps Mid-December Tournaments

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Pheasant Hollow edged close to a win in the final of the 4-Goal Desert Challenge on December 6th.  They lost by one in that tournament, but came back strong to win the 4-Goal Coyote Classic on Dec. 13th and the 4-Goal Jackalope Cup on Dec. 20th.  Pheasant Hollow will be the team to beat this coming weekend in the Holiday Cup on Dec. 26th & 27th.

Pheasant Hollow wins 4-Goal Jackalope Cup on Dec. 20th.Tim Rudy, Debra Vermoch, Patrick Uretz and Rhett Merrill.

Pheasant Hollow wins 4-Goal Jackalope Cup on Dec. 20th.Tim Rudy, Debra Vermoch, Patrick Uretz and Rhett Merrill.

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Pheasant Hollow Wins 4-Goal Coyote Classic at Empire Polo Club

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Pheasant Hollow took home the silver on Sunday in the 4-Goal Coyote Classic final.  Next week, the 4-Goal league will compete in the 4-Goal Jackalope Cup on Dec. 19th & 20th.  South Bay Polo Team won the 1-Goal League Final.

The public is welcome to attend our pre-season polo tournaments.  Please visit this website the night before each game day for field locations and times.  The schedule is posted after 5 PM in the Daily Game Schedule section.… Read more...

Hanalei Bay Wins 4-Goal Desert Challenge

Hanalei Bay won the 4-Goal Desert Challenge at Empire Polo Club on Dec. 6th, 2015.  From left to right: Krista Bonaguidi, Alonso Andrade, Ashton Wolf, Diego Cossio

Hanalei Bay won the 4-Goal Desert Challenge at Empire Polo Club on Dec. 6th, 2015. From left to right: Krista Bonaguidi, Alonso Andrade, Ashton Wolf, Diego Cossio.

Next weekend, Dec. 12-13th, the 4-Goal Coyote Classic takes place at Empire Polo Club.  We also have 1-Goal tournaments every weekend.  The public is welcome to the games.
Please check the “Daily Game Schedule” on this website after 5 PM the night before each game date for game times and locations.
Desert Challenge Teams: 
Alpha Omega   3.5
Dayelle Fargey 1.5
John Eicher 3
Hayward Pardue 0
Eileen Duffy -1

Pheasant Hollow  4
Tim Rudy 3
Deb Vermoch -1
Rhett Merrill -1
Patrick Uretz 3

Hanalei Bay  4
Diego Cossio 3
Alonso Andrade -1
Ashton Wolf 3
Krista Bonaguidi -1

Seattle  4
Cameron Smith 1
Ernesto Bautista 1
Santos Arriola 2
Tommy Costello 0

Seattle Polo Team Wins A Flight in the Thanksgiving Arena Tournament

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Nov. 28th & 29th, 2015 at Empire Polo Club

Polo players from Canada, Washington and various regions of California competed this past weekend in the Annual Thanksgiving Arena Tournament at the Empire Polo Club.  Five teams participated in the tournament.  The Seattle Polo Team won the A Flight.  Ponytail Polo Team won the B Flight.

The next tournament in our pre-season series is The Desert Challenge.  This tournament will take place on the beautiful grass polo fields of Empire Polo Club on Saturday, Dec.… Read more...

Go Rentals is the Official Elite Rental Car Service of the Empire Polo Club

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Go Rentals, an elite car rental services company specializing in the private jet industry and fine hotels, is now the 2106 Official Elite Rental Car Service of the Empire Polo Club in Indio, CA.

Empire Polo Club is a world-class event venue where corporate events, weddings, sporting events, concerts and  polo events are held in the greater Palm Springs area. The winter polo season runs from January 3, 2016, through April 3, 2016. Go Rentals will service event attendees, spectators, players, trainers and the Empire Polo staff for the events.… Read more...

Opening Day & Hat Day Scheduled for Sunday, January 3rd, 2016

LRmainimage_0450Empire Polo Club is pleased to announce the dates of their 2016 Polo Season. “Opening Day & Hat Day” at Empire Polo Club is scheduled for Sunday, January 3rd, 2016. 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. 3rd through April 3rd, 2016. The polo club will be closed on Sunday, January 17th and again on Sunday, March 6th, 2016.

General Admission is FREE with a $10 parking fee for all Sunday afternoon polo games.… Read more...

What’s New at Empire Polo Club …

Empire Polo Club has added a number of improvements to the Medjhool Lake area near the VIP seating area for Sunday Polo.  We would like to share a few photos of the new stone terraces, refreshing fountains and statuary.

Polo players will be excited to play on the fields this year.  We have added tons of sand and worked through the summer to create the ultimate playing experience.