The District Cup

The TDC Foundation announced their 7th annual charity Polo tournament will be held on the National Mall on June 15th, 2024. The tournament has become a premiere Washington DC sporting, social, and cultural event—attracting thousands of guests from around the world, including young professionals, Diplomats, Members of Congress, C-Suite executives, and more.

Over the last six years, The District Cup has donated over $200,000 to local charities and generated millions of dollars for local business partners in the hospitality, catering, production, and transportation industries—including $1.5 million in revenue for minority and women-owned businesses.

“We are thrilled to announce our 7th annual District Cup Polo tournament will be held on June 15th on the National Mall,” said District Cup co-founders, Nico Baca and Dario Sotomayor. “Our event not only cultivates a deeper appreciation for the sport of Polo, but supports the greater Washington DC community through charity initiatives and economic development. This event is more than a match; it is a chance to witness elite athletes compete in the oldest team sport in the world, all while making a difference for our community.”