THE PLAINS, VA – The Great Meadow Foundation is pleased to announce that Blue Valley Vineyard and Winery will be the presenting sponsor for the 2019 season of Twilight Polo. Twilight Polo at Great Meadow presented by Blue Valley Vineyard and Winery commences on Saturday, May 18th and will take place every Saturday night through September 14th.
Founded in 2003 by the Zissios family, Blue Valley Vineyard and Winery produces wine varietals best suited to the climate and soil which include Petit Verdot, Cabernet Sauvignon, Cabernet Franc, Chambourcin, Chardonnay, Sauvignon Blanc, Viognier, and Muscat. Located in Delaplane, Virginia, Blue Valley Vineyard and Winery is owned and operated by three generations of winemakers.
“This is a fantastic opportunity to bring our award-winning wine to Twilight Polo and the community surrounding it,” said Stergio Zissios, co-founder and owner of Blue Valley Vineyard and Winery. “Twilight Polo has such a rich history and we are looking forward to being part of such a wonderful event!”
“We are so pleased to welcome Blue Valley Vineyard and Winery to Twilight Polo,” said Kelicia Rice, Executive Director of the Great Meadow Foundation. “The upcoming 26th season of polo at Great Meadow is poised to be the best one yet.”
Each evening of Twilight Polo features three fast-paced polo matches, half-time games for the children and music and dancing following the feature game. Blue Valley Vineyard and Winery will be on site offering tastings in addition to glass and bottle sales.
For more information about Twilight Polo or to purchase tickets, please visit greatmeadow.org.
About The Great Meadow Foundation
Great Meadow is a 374-acre equestrian event facility located in the middle of Virginia’s finest horse community. The park was founded in 1982 as a 501(c)(3) non-profit foundation with a mission to open space for public enjoyment, non-profit events, equestrian sports at all levels and community service. Founded by philanthropist Arthur “Nick” Arundel as a permanent home for the prestigious Virginia Gold Cup steeplechase races, Great Meadow today hosts 40 events that draw 200,000 spectators through the gates each year to see steeplechasing, polo, show jumpers, foot races, rocketry, cultural fairs and Independence Day fireworks. For more information, please visit www.greatmeadow.org.
About Blue Valley Vineyard and Winery
Blue Valley Vineyard and Winery honored to be the 2019 presenting sponsor of Twilight Polo at Great Meadow. The family owned winery is operated by three generations of winemakers and a devoted staff. Blue Valley Vineyard and Winery produces wine varietals best suited for the climate and terrain, allowing for consistency in producing award-winning wine year after year! Enjoy Blue Valley’s wine at Twilight Polo, in their Delaplane, Virginia winery or find it sold at over 100 locations nationwide. For more information about Blue Valley Vineyard and Winery, please visit https://www.bluevalleyvineyardandwinery.com/.