Thank you to our many volunteers, donors, and supporters who helped make the 17th Annual Children's TherAplay Hoe-Down a night to remember!


Save The Date! 

18th Annual Children's TherAplay Hoe-Down

Saturday, September 26, 2020


Mechanical bull ★ Live music from Corey Cox ★ Wine pull ★ Legendary live auction ★ Top-shelf drinks ★ Tasty vittles ★ Electronic silent auction  ★  And more! 

Remember ya'll: Though we’re all about the kiddos, this event is only for folks ages 21 and up!

  • The Pre-Party Experience

    The Pre-Party Experience


    The good times start a whole hour early at the Pre-Party!

    Grab your Pre-Party ticket and start the fun at 6:00 P.M., an hour before General Admission! Your all-inclusive ticket for Pre-Party and General Admission festivities includes:

     Bourbon and craft beer tasting  ★ Premium drinks and hors d'oeuvres ★ 


  • Premier Sponsorships

    Premier Sponsorships

    Looking for an effective way to promote your business or organization, spend an evening in high style, and support Children's TherAplay? Look no further..

    • Presenting Sponsor: $50,000
    • Pre-Party Sponsor: $25,000
    • Family Discount Sponsor: $15,000
    • Bull Riding Sponsor: $10,000
    • Casino Sponsor: $5,000
    • Table Sponsor (Qty available: 20): $3,000 
    • Cocktail Table Sponsor (Qty available: 20): $1,000

    Download The 2020 Sponsorship Packet

    In-Kind Sponsorships

    We also have lots of opportunities for in-kind donations. If you have a good or service you're willing to donate to Hoe-Down, we'd love to chat with you! 

    Contact Kathy Pelletier, Executive Director, to learn how these sponsorships can be tailored to fit your needs. 

  • Ticket Options

    Ticket Options and Pricing

    Check out the different ticket offers we have available below! 


    ★  Reserve A Table: $3,000

    Only 10 tables available! Comes complete with 10 general admission tickets.

    ★  Cocktail Table Sponsor: $1,000

    Includes 2 general admission tickets + your name or logo on a table

    ★  The Four the Merrier: $350 advance purchase, $525 after Sept. 15

    Buy three general admission tickets and get the fourth at a 50% discount!

    ★  Pre-Party Ticket : $200 advance purchase, $300 after Sept. 15

    Only 100 available! 

    ★  General Admission Ticket: $100 advance purchase, $150 after Sept. 15

    Your ticket to the main event! 

    As in years past, Children's TherAplay families past and present will be able to purchase general admission tickets at a significant discount. Watch for printed notices in the lobby or the parent e-newsletter.


  • FAQ's

    Frequently Asked Questions

    What's The Dress Code?

    • Wondering which duds to don? Pull out your favorite jeans and flannels or western wear. Just remember: Skinny heels sink down into our arena footing; it's best to stick with flats and boots. 

    Where Do I Park?

    • Stagecoach serviceSpecial thanks to Indianapolis Yellow Cab for providing seamless complimentary transportation between guest parking at Towne Meadow Elementary School and the event.
    • Indianapolis Yellow Cabs are the only vehicles permitted on the premises.
    • Shuttles start at Towne Meadow Elementary School (10850 Towne Road, Carmel IN 46032)
    • Plan on cutting loose? Reserve your Indianapolis Yellow Cab now at (317) 487-7777 to lock in rates for door-to-door service.

    Can I Donate To The Auction?

    Can I Volunteer At Hoe-Down?

    • Absolutely! We can't put on this event without the help of our incredible volunteers.
    • You can help make this the best Hoe-Down ever by volunteering for a set-up or “night of” shift, or by soliciting donated items for the live and silent auctions.
    • For more information on volunteering, contact Breinne.

Hats-off to our 2019 Hoe-Down sponsors

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