It’s Dan Patch Week at Harrah’s Hoosier Park and events are starting to heat up for the 40th edition of the Breeders Crown. The Breeders Crown is set for Friday, Oct. 27 and Saturday Oct. 28 and will mark the third time the prestigious series has come to Indiana.
Part of the event includes a Breeders Crown Charity Challenge. Several charities will benefit from the fundraiser, kicking off with an internet auction beginning Friday, Aug. 11, Dan Patch Night at Harrah’s Hoosier Park.
Items up for bid on the internet include a trip for two to the 99th Hambletonian at The Meadowlands in 2024. The package includes a $1,500 travel voucher, hotel stay, VIP tent tickets, paddock tour and other related activities. The value of the package is set at $3,000 with the starting bid set at $2,500.
Other items on the auction block include a Pennsbury Jog Cart, courtesy of Pennsbury, set of hopples, donated by Jacks Inc., Dallas Clark signed jersey from the Indianapolis Colts, San Francisco 49ers jersey signed by Kevan Barlow, Old 55 Distillery Tour and Taste for 10 guests, Arizona Diamondbacks packages, Washington Capitals Package, Indianapolis Colts package, Harrah’s New Orleans/Saints package, signed photo of Chuck Pagano, former coach of the Colts, and A Cut Above cooking class, just to name a few.
The online Breeders Crown Charity Auction will extend through Friday, September 22 during Caesars Trotting Night at Harrah’s Hoosier Park. Click here to see all the available items!