What: Boots and Bow Ties
When:Saturday, September 19, 2015 6:00-10:00pm
Where: Aw Shucks Farms
Address:3718 Plyler Mill Rd. Monroe, NC 28112
Presented By: Big Ring Interactive and Better Car People
Come dressed in your jeans, boots, bowties, and country dresses for a full evening of food, fun, and entertainment at beautiful Aw Shucks! from 6:00-10:00pm
Fun Festival Foods: BBQ Sundaes, Brats with all the fixin’s, Cast-Iron Chili, homestead cornbread muffins, Mac n’ cheese, roasted corn, poppin’ john ice cream, and peach cobbler
Country Fair Activities:
Corn Maze, Hayrides, Petting Zoo, Football Toss, Cowboy stilt walker, Old Timey Saloon Photos, Corn Hole, Lasso the Bull, and Cake Walk, Henna Artist, Caricature Artist, and more!
Human Foosball Tournament We’re taking the Foosball Table and making it life sized! The tournament will be located near the Cotton Gin and held throughout the event with the play-off game right before the live auction starts. Get your team of 6 and register for free (for Boots and Bow Ties Guests) by contacting firstname.lastname@example.org
Registered Teams: Big Ring Interactive, BetterCarPeople, DFC Farms Trading Co. & Cafe, Sodoma Law, and Collins Law
Grab some grub and kick up your boots at either of our 2 outdoor stages. Local Union County blue grass bands will be pickin’ at the Cotton Gin Out Door Pavilion and the Tobacco Barn Shelter out on the farm.
Gypsy Spirit Tribe These Belly Dancers have a special fire dance to perform in the Cotton Gin before the live auction. You DON’T want to miss this! After the auction, they have a little “country” Belly dance-meets line dance. Have you ever seen a cowgirl belly dance?
Line Dancing Instruction
Calling all our Cow Boys and Girls to the Cotton Gin after the Auction for a good ole Fashioned Shin Dig! Line Dancing Instruction provided by our event Emcee and DJ, Terri Beeson and Gypsy Spirit Tribe.
Ready to take an old used chair and upcycle it for a good cause?? Take a before picture, upcycle the chair and submit for online voting before August 31st with your Bio and a logo/picture. We will promote you and your chair for 2 weeks prior to the event and at Boots and Bow Ties. Top 2 chairs to get votes will be in our LIVE auction and the rest will be in our silent auction.
Register with Jenn.email@example.com for more information
Silent and Live Auction: Items will be listed closer to the event and will be added as we get them. If you would like to donate and auction item, contact firstname.lastname@example.org or 704.261.3496
DOOR PRIZES (Must be present to win): To be announced, stay tuned!
To purchase event entry please fill out the form below. No tickets will be issued; but your single or group/name will be waiting for you at the entrance. Complete event instructions will be mailed to all entrants 2 weeks prior to the event with map and directions.
All proceeds stay local and benefit the Union County Community Shelter, a full service homeless shelter, soup kitchen and emergency family housing program.
Contact Kathy.Bragg@unionshelter.org to secure YOUR sponsor opportunity!!
This sponsorship moves 15 families from homelessness to permanent housing.
This sponsorship provides 100 nights of emergency motel stay for families.
This sponsorship provides 1000 meals in our soup kitchen.
This sponsorship level provides 65 hours of case management for the homeless.
This sponsorship level can provides 20 overnight stays in the emergency shelter.
*A sponsor may pre-purchase additional tickets (equal to the number of tickets at that sponsorship level) at
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