Polo in the Port comes to Porto Montenegro

-Porto Montenegro welcomes Montenegro’s first ever polo event, Polo in the Port
-Three days of sporting entertainment to take place from 1st-3rd August 2019

-Event in association with Global Citizen Forum

Porto Montenegro is set to welcome Montenegro’s inaugural polo event at the new Arena venue piloting this summer season in the Porto Montenegro village. The event will gather together families, spectators, polo fanatics and social enthusiasts for three days of cocktails and canapes in the sun whilst enjoying a premiere of polo sporting entertainment. The occasion will mark a significant date in Porto Montenegro’s Events Calendar from 1st-3rd August 2019.

Presented by the Global Citizen Forum, Polo in the Port is one of the key social sporting events of the summer that will fuse world-class sport in a stunning waterside setting, where four teams will compete on an extraordinary pop-up polo field, overlooking the world’s finest superyachts, with sunshine, food, music and groups of sporting and social excellence.

“We believe in the unifying power of sports that reaches beyond borders and brings people together,” said Armand Arton, founder of the Global Citizen Forum. “Following our last Forum in Sveti Stefan, we’re excited to be part of yet another special experience in beautiful Montenegro.”

Among the other sponsors are Boadicea the Victorious and Universal Capital Bank.

The event will be open to the public and also pet-friendly, giving guests and spectators an opportunity to sip champagne under the blue skies and majestic mountains of the Boka Bay, all steps away from the waterfront and superyacht-lined marina, whilst watching quality sporting action. Families can enjoy picnics on the fresh lawns of the Arena, enjoy summer music and get a taste of the Porto Montenegro community. “We’re extremely excited to bring Montenegro’s first polo tournament to the Porto Montenegro village,” remarks Danilo Kalezic, Senior PR & Marketing Manager at Porto Montenegro, “It’s set to become one of the finest events on our social calendar and we’re excited to attract visitors for a whole new dimension of entertainment in our marina.”

The opening will take place at 8pm on Thursday 1st August and will involve residents, spectators and the local community, followed by an invitation-only welcome reception at the Regent Porto Montenegro. On Friday 2nd August, doors will open to the VIP Clubhouse, with matches kicking off in the late afternoon. The games will continue into the second day of play ahead of the finals and trophy ceremony. Guests will have an opportunity to get dressed to the nines for an exclusive party at the Porto Montenegro Yacht Club Pool to mark the end of Montenegro’s first ever polo event.

Tickets will be available for public purchase at exclusive rates in the coming weeks. For more information, email events@portomontenegro.com.