The Chukkers for Charity Polo Match returns on Saturday, Sept. 10 for the 26th annual sporting event held at Riverview Farm (1475 Moran Rd., Franklin), benefiting Rochelle Center and Saddle Up!
“We are ecstatic about this year’s Chukkers,” said Debbie Chadwick, president of Rochelle Center. “It’s such an honor to take part in this lively outdoor event that directly benefits the work of our program and programs at Saddle Up!”
The signature event returns with the theme “Journey into the Wild” where guests will enjoy a new safari lounge with safari inspired décor and signature cocktails.
Executive Director of Saddle Up! Audrey Kidd added, “We look forward to participating in the 26th anniversary of one of Middle Tennessee’s favorite sporting events. Our organization is greatly impacted by this fundraiser allowing our program to enrich the lives of hundreds of children through equine therapy.”
The gates open at 1 p.m. for tailgaters and 2 p.m. for sponsors and patrons. The opening ceremony will be held at 2:45 p.m. with the polo match beginning around 3 p.m. The Patrons’ Dinner is provided at half time and will begin at 4 p.m. Tickets are on sale now.
For more information on Chukkers for Charity, visit chukkersforcharity.net.