Vero Beach Polo hosts the second round of the United States Polo Association Sportsmanship Cup at 2 p.m. Sunday.

The Cup finals, the annual charity match to benefit the Environmental Learning Center, will be Feb. 23. The Cup’s annual tailgate contest on the theme “Livin’ for the Lagoon” also will be Feb. 23.

Matches run at 2 p.m. every Sunday through April 6 at The Polo Grounds field, on 12th St. between 74th and 82nd avenues. Gates open at 1 p.m.

Fans are encouraged to tailgate around the field. General admission is $10 for car and driver, $5 for each additional passenger older than 12. Reserved spaces are available for $50 and includes up to six people.

Spectators should bring chairs, picnic and a radio to hear the announcer’s play-by-play.

For information or to reserve a tailgate space, call 772-778-2224. In case of rain cancellation or fields that are too wet for safety, there will be a message on that number after 10 a.m. Sunday.

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