Copa Desafío Polo in San Miguel
By Sandra Ríos
The Challenge Polo Cup will take place for the first time in Mexico on July 4 to benefit the Occurrentes Scholas Foundation of His Holiness Pope Francis. The Challenge Cup is held every year in a different countries. In Mexico it will take place at El Rancho la Trinidad (Holy Trinity) in San Miguel de Allende, a place with vineyards set deep within beautiful landscapes. This event will commemorate US Independence Day since there are many American residents in San Miguel. In the polo competition the US team will play against the Mexican team. The event will start at 11am. The cost of the ticket, 800 pesos for adults and 400 pesos for children, includes the Ferris wheel and carousel, a balloon flight, a grill buffet presented by chef Marcela Bolaño, Santa Clara ice cream, cotton candy, live music, circus performances throughout the event by La Troup, and the polo match. Later, there will be a concert in the Jardines del Vergel of the Hotel Real de Minas with disco queen Gloria Gaynor, who will sing her hits like “I Will Survive” and “Never Can Say Goodbye.”
The reception is at 8pm, and the concert will start at 9pm. Tickets cost 900 pesos and are available at boletia.com and at Hotel de Real de Minas.
Info: Flavio@elefantpr.com (045) 55 6788 4207
Rancho La Santisima Trinidad, Highway Dolores San Miguel de Allende Km 25.
Hotel Real de Minas, Ancha de San Antonio, 1, Centro. 152 2626