The Gatsby National Polo Event – A Grand Affair

Date: 14 June 2015 Time: 10:00 Venue: Shongweni Polo Club


Fashion and polo lovers around South Africa will delight in The Gatsby National Polo Event. This prestigious corporate affair will be hosted in Durban Hillcrest, at the esteemed Shongweni Polo Club on the 14 of June 2015.

Funds raised from the Gatsby National Polo event, will go towards Furthering Education and Training Non-Profit Organisation. The purpose of this organisation is to help underprivileged children, and give them an opportunity to pursue their goals. The Gatsby National Polo event defines partying with a purpose.

Top fashion partners for the day will model their chic and classic styles in an eye-catching fashion show. Drawing inspiration from the element of polo fashion and vintage chicness. Cosmetic companies will have touch-up stations for their make-up artists and hairstylists to treat guests to a truly pampered experience.

Tickets for the event can be purchased via in the following packages:
*R50 per person for general access
*Purchase a picnic table for 10 people for R350 per person which includes your entrance, an umbrella, chairs, picnic basket with a couple of bottles of wine
* Reserve a corporate client table seating 10 people in the Main Players Marquee for R 750 per person for 3 course meal, incl. entrance free, some wine, etc.

Guests will start the day at 10:30 with the Polo Horse Parade and Marching Band, followed by the fashion and vintage car show. The polo game starts with 6 chukkas each side, competing for honour and prizes. Food and drinks are available to purchase, or bring your own. Prizes will also be given to the best dressed glamorous, Gatsby guest. In true Durban fashionable style, top DJ’s will be rocking the main marquee at the after party.
This is an opportunity to experience something unique and dress to impress and have loads of fun. Don’t forget the bow tie, suspenders and Gatsby hat!

For more information about the event The Gatsby National Polo Event’s official website, visit