The Go-To Guide to Gladiator Polo™ With Your Kids

Aug 10, 2017 - 5:36 PM

Saturday Night Lights at #TIEC is made for families: Carousel rides, street performers, pony rides, magicians, face-painting, the bouncy house, concessions, the riding simulator, 6+ restaurants to choose from… Have you ever been to SNL and not known what to try first?!

Gladiator Polo™ is going to be amazing for the entire family! Let’s check out how you and your kids can have the BEST night at Gladiator Polo™ ! See you there!

P.S. Did we mention parking and admission are completely FREE?!

6:00pm – Gates Open! 

Let’s go!!!


6:02pm – Pony Rides 

Hop on a pony for a pony ride out front because pony rides are always a hit and you’ll want to be the first in line!



6:18pm – Ice Cream

 That was the best pony ride EVER. But now you’re thirsty and need a snack, head over to the General Store for some ice cream and refreshments!



6:30pm – The Carousel

 You know what’s right next to the General Store? THE CAROUSEL! You’ve already ridden a real horse, so now’s your chance for the perfect family photo opp on the beautiful hand-painted horses of the Venetian carousel!



6:44pm – Entertainment

Woah. Did you see that magic trick? Or those bubbles?! Hang out out front to see all of the amazing entertainers.






6:58pm – Face Painting

 Get your face painted like a gladiator! (Yes, it’s FREE!)






7:09pm – Gladiator Games 

WAIT A SECOND. Did you see the blow up GLADIATOR JOUSTING GAME?? Oh my gosh. Too much fun.




7:15pm – Grab A Souvenir

Tryon memorabilia, toys, and Gladiator™ gear will all be available so you can bring home a little bit of the magic!


7:20pm – Gladiator Photos

Now that you feel like a real Gladiator after jousting it out, snap a picture with one of our roaming Gladiators or take a picture with your face-in-a-hole Gladiator! Make sure to tag us on social media @tryonresort and @gladiatorpolous, or use the #gladiatorpolo hashtag, OR use our Gladiator Polo™ Snapchat filter!


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7:25pm – Dinner Time

Grab a quick bite from the wood-fired pizza station or visit any of the six on-site restaurants that will all be open! From Italian to sushi to burgers to quesadillas – yum.





8:00pm – The Game Begins!

GLADIATOR POLO™ TIME!!! The excitement has just begun! Grab a team poster and cheer on Team Greenville or Team Charlotte all night long, and don’t forget to BE LOUD! Woohoo!






Gladiator Polo™ Returns to #TIEC September 2017!

Schedule –  $120,000 Battle for the Carolinas Fall Series

Friday, September 1st: Battle for South Carolina – Greenville vs. Spartanburg

Saturday, September 9th: Battle for North Carolina – Charlotte vs. Asheville

Saturday, September 30th: Battle for the Carolinas Championship – NC vs. SC

Click here to purchase Asado tickets for Friday, September 1st. Adult tickets are $40.00 and a table of six is available for $400.00. 

To see more photos from the June 24th Gladiator Polo™ match presented by Coca-Cola, click here. 

To read about the game and the more than 10,000 fans that attended the match, click here. 

Want to see the BRAND NEW promo video? Click here. 

Like the official Gladiator Polo™ Facebook page here. 


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