Big Barn Bash 2023

'Save the Date'

Let's Celebrate

Save the Date

High Hopes is thrilled to host Bonds of Strength at the Big Barn Bash on Saturday, June 10th. Join us as we once again transform the indoor arena into an elegant and inspirational evening of mingling, a sit-down catered dinner, auction and dancing to the award-winning, high-energy sensation ETA music. Stay tuned for ticket sales!

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Evening Timeline

🖤 5:00 PM Hors d’oeuvres & Cocktails Overlooking the Farm

🖤 6:00 PM Dinner Stations Open & Coverage of the Belmont Stakes in the Indoor Arena

🖤 6:45 PM Outdoor Bar Closes

🖤 7:45 PM Live Auction, Video Presentation & Scholarship Drive

🖤 8:00 PM Dancing to ETA Music

🖤 9:00 PM Intermision & Auction Countdown

🖤 9:20 PM Auction Conclusion & 2nd Set from ETA Music

🖤 9:30 – 10:30 PM Pizza from the Rolling Tomato

🖤 11:00 PM Event Conclusion


Thank You to Our Event Sponsors

I want to partner!
Dominion Energy
Mohegan Tribe
Mohegan Sun
Benchmark Wealth Management, LLC
All American Waste
Reynolds' Subaru
Novak Brother's Landscaping
Guilford Savings Bank
Eversource Energy
Chelsea Groton Bank
United Ag & Turf
Saybrook Home
Principle Wealth Partners
Dime Bank
Connecticut Orthopaedics
Middlesex Health
Daniels Energy
Bouvier Insurance

With Thanks

Event Chairs

Jane Bolles, Rachel Edwards Fearnley & Nancy Lucas

Master of Ceremonies

Joe Rhodes

Event Chairs

Dave Adams
Kate Bartlett
Chris Berger
Debra Boardman
Kim Grant
Ken Fearnley
Diane Kacin
Jim Lewis
Kasie Munson
Robbin Myers
Jeff Ridgway
Rachel Rinolski
Gary Rogers
Erin Schaaf
Mauriane Smith
Tia Smith
Maris Wacs
Barbara Willkens
Jamie Childs



For questions about the Big Barn Bash, please contact Trudy Burgess at or (860)434-1974 ext. 123.

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