The Miguel Wilson Collection presents its 5th Annual Atlanta Fashion and Polo Classic Weekend which takes place October 7-9, with the main event happening on Sunday, October 9, 12:00 pm – 6:00 pm at the Horse Mansion at Bouckaert Farm, 10045 Cedar Grove Road, Fairburn, GA 30215.
The Atlanta Fashion and Polo Classic, “Where Culture and Class Connect” is known as an all-inclusive VIP experience, and multi-faceted event. The event has grown to incorporate multiple events within a single weekend, ending with the signature classic.
“Over the last five years, we’ve proven that the citizens of Atlanta demand an exclusive and luxurious experience,” said Miguel Wilson, founder of the Atlanta Fashion and Polo Classic. “Though this event is a major fundraising effort for the Ride to the Olympics Foundation, it is also a display of Black excellence at its highest level. We are intentional about cultivating an elevated experience through the use of Black businesses and talents to display our culture at its apex.”
This year’s guests will take part in the Miguel Wilson’s “Black Tie Experience” on Friday, Oct. 7, “Polo and Pumps Brunch and Day Party” on Saturday, October 8th, also on Saturday evening, “Cocktails and Cigars Under the Stars” and the ultimate luxury experience at the 5th Annual Atlanta Fashion and Polo Classic on Sunday, October 9th.
Guests of the 5th Annual Atlanta Fashion and Polo Classic will enjoy complimentary gourmet food options, signature cocktails, party tents, live music, cigar lounges, two polo games, equestrian exhibitions, and a fashion experience, while dressed in their best derby attire.
Special guests include: Business Mogul and Fashion Designer Lisa Nicole, Actor Palmer Williams Jr., Grammy Nominated Songwriter, Singer and Producer Eric Roberson, Tony Terry, Pastor Troy, Bar One Entrepreneur Peter Thomas, DJ Mark Battle, DJ Bombshell, Recording Producer Drummer Boy, and many more.
This illustrious event serves to benefit the Ride to the Olympics Foundation, a non-profit organization that aims to provide support to kids who desire to pursue equestrian activities; especially those who normally wouldn’t have the opportunity due to socio-economic obstacles. All proceeds from the 5th Atlanta Fashion and Polo Classic will go towards the Ride to the Olympics Foundation.
Additionally, Miguel Wilson and the Ride to the Olympics Foundation have partnered with the Boys and Girls Club of America polo teams, with kids between the ages of 8-18, in Atlanta and the Washington D.C. area. In addition, Miguel has been elected as the 2022 Chief Executive Officer’s (CEO) Award of Excellence for his philanthropic and business excellence by the Board of Directors of the Excellence in Education Foundation for Prince George’s County Public Schools (PGCPS), Inc.
Some of the Sponsors of the 5th Annual Atlanta Fashion and Polo Classic include: Bentley Atlanta, The Corbett Family, Belaire Brands, Uncle Nearest Premium Whiskey, Whiskey Wright Distillery, Sukari Spirits, One Sound Entertainment and Future Outlook Group, LLC.
For more information or to purchase tickets please visit https://www.fashionandpoloclassic.com or www.vipsocio/event/afpc2022 and visit https://www.ridetotheolympics.org/ to find out more about the Ride to the Olympics Foundation or to place a donation.
Source: The Atlanta Inquirer: Link