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Norfield’s Nite at the Races

Saturday, April 29, 2023 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

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Norfield Church’s Nite at the Races is coming Saturday, April 29th, from 5:30 — 8:00 pm EDT

Norfield’s Board of Outreach is back in the saddle, hosting an evening of Fun, Fellowship, and Fundraising for our local beneficiaries. Please join us as we present…

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Fun · $75 per ticket opens the door to an evening of…

  • Great food and drink aplenty
  • “Funny money” to bet on six live-action horse races!
  • Laryngitis rooting for your winning ticket — or better yet, your very own horse! (see “own a horse” below)
  • Live auction!
  • Raffle prizes!
  • Paddle raise!
  • Festive derby hats are optional!
To buy your tickets today, click here

Fundraising · Gathering for the first time in four years, we are excited once again to raise funds for our long-time local beneficiaries:

  • Pivot ministries
  • CIRI
  • Bridgeport Rescue Mission
  • CLASP
  • Weston Social Services
  • Norfield Youth Ministries

Through Outreach’s Day of Giving and other volunteer activities, Norfielders provide vital one-on-one service support to those served by our beneficiaries. With funds raised from A Nite at the Races, we will be able to continue providing financial support to keep their programs thriving! With inflation and ever-growing disaster relief competition for donations, every dollar we give is a godsend!

Fun fundraising opportunity: name & “own” a horse for only $100! Name-a-horse sponsorship benefits include:

  • Name your horse and jockey to be listed in the printed race card brochure
  • Our race-night narrator will call your horse by name
  • Rooting for a very special horse! (We can hear it now: “Go! Go! Go! Grandma’s Little Darling”)
  • Check “ownership” of an actual race horse off your bucket list
  • Brainstorm with friends and family and have fun coming up with creative names! (with special appreciation for puns and nods to hobbies, professions, family members or friends joyfully accepted)
  • Every name-a-horse $100 sponsorship is fully tax deductible, as all proceeds go to our non-profit beneficiaries!!
Buy your sponsorships today — click here!

Be on the lookout for a confirmation email from Norfield Church with a short “naming form” to complete (with examples).

The cutoff for Name-A-Horse Sponsorship is April 23rd, so don’t wait!

Fellowship · What is better for the spirit than laughter and reconnecting with your community?

Everyone is welcome — please invite family and friends to join us all for a night at the races!
For more event information, please contact auctiondinner@norfield.org or visit https://www.ourfundraiser.events/anightattheraces2023

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Details

Date:
Saturday, April 29, 2023
Time:
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Venue

Norfield Congregational Church
64 Norfield Rd
Weston, CT 06883 United States
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Phone
(203) 227-7886
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