A Christmas Gala

A holiday OPEN HOUSE to benefit Fair Hill International.

Great food, merriment, auction.

Hosted at The Iron Master’s Mansion, Perryville, Maryland.

Saturday, December 3, 2022.

The evening will include:

All inclusive heavy hors d’oeuvres, beer, wine and soda

Silent Auction table

All sales are final, thank you for your donation

Sponsored by the Maryland Horse Industry Board

With thanks to some very generous donors, we have some incredible Silent Auction Items up for grabs!
Item Donor
Bates Saddle - Choice Bates Saddles, Allie Sacksen
Brook Ledge Box Stall Transport Will Phipps
Rustic Cottage Getaway, Hague, VA on Potomac Jacqueline & Jim Whalen
Antique Holly Driving Whip Anonymous
Iron Master's Dinner for Eight Sarah Colenda
Original Oil Painting of a Foal by Clarke Tim & Nina Gardner
LJH Eventing: Lillian Heard Lesson Lillian Heard
Berkowitz Tailgate Package Steve Berkowitz
Berkowitz Custom Photo of Your Mount Steve Berkowitz
Flight of Local Honey Rupert Rossetti
LandSafe Clinic Danny & Keli Warrington
Charcuterie Boards Lisa Szczerba, Briar Fox Farm
Live Equestrian Wreath Kathie Troutman
Live Cowboy Horse Wreath & Boot Kathie Troutman
2 Pair Wm Streaker Carved Duck Decoys; signed Rita Benedict
Capt. Bill Collins Duck Decoy Print Rita Benedict
"Ready to Go" Fox Hunting in FH; signed, framed print Carole Evans (artist)
"Simply Golden" Natural Flower Arrangement Jeannette Hudson
Fairwinds Farm Basket Joann Dawson (author)
Bucket of Horse Products Equifit
Erin Sylvester Lesson Erin Sylvester
Equine Massage Maija Luttinger
Veterinarian Small Animal House Call Karen Clark Rubin, DVM, Buck Run
Cecil County Basket Cecil County Tourism
Randalia Farms Basket Lee Vosters
Mt Harmon GC/ Wicomico Point to Point Lee Vosters
Fox Hunter Wine Glasses Jacqueline Whalen
Cap for a Wicomico Hunt (incl. use of a horse) Wicomico Hunt Clug
$50. Gift Cert. DaddyO's Restaurant DaddyO's Kemblesville
Memo Board/Shelf Allie Sacksen
Fox Hunting Breastplate Beth Diamond
Fox Hunting Mysteries/ Pin Beth Diamond
Picnic Basket of Fun Colenda, Troutman, Pragg
Hilltop Breeder Gift Certificate Hilltop Farm, Inc.
Christmas Wreath Sarah Colenda
One Entry to MCTA @ Shawan Downs HT 2023 Chris Donovan
One Entry to MCTA Jenny Camp/Starter HT 2023 Chris Donovan
Hair Care Products Dana Dixon/South Mane St Salon
$100 Gift Card from "The Mill" The Mill
Steeplechase Bronze Statue Tim & Nina Gardner
Fox Hunt Tea Cups/Tray/ Book Nina Gardner
"The Magic of Horses" by Nina Gardner Nina Gardner
"Horse Show Girl" Antique Ink on Silk of Driving Lady Nina Gardner
Tastefully Simple Basket Lisa Pragg
Wiilowdale Steeplechase Tailgate Spot Willowdale Steeplechase
Brandywine Polo Tailgate Pass Brandywine Polo
A Fox Brace Hand-painted Bench Fran Loftus
Flinn Design Signed Art: "Thrill of the Chase" Sherry Kitto
Romance with a Kick Gift Basket Todd and Sarah McGregor
Noble Grooming Bag Noble
Paws For Life Doggie Basket Paws For Life
Buckworth XC Schooling Ginny Cole & Annie Renzetti
MidAtlantic Horse Rescue Basket MAHR
Handmade Wool Christmas Mice Lesa Griffiths
Charles Wysocki 1989 Christmas Unframed Print, Signed Abbey Ulher
Baking Bucket Lisa/Beth
Candle Basket Lisa Pragg
Wellness Sessions Melissa Carson/Pete Mazzeo
A Christmas Brass Horn Stacey Blyskal
A Mystery Box FHI
Antique Dressage, Horse Books/ Pins Sandy Ulher, Troutman
Dressage Lesson with past Olympian Donnan Sharp Donnan Sharp
Christmas Lantern Colenda/Pragg
Chiropractic Treatment Jamie Minnelleri
Chiropractic Treatment Patty Blakeslee


Special Thanks:
Gala Hosts, Sarah & Allan Colenda
The Stewart Companies
Ross Redicord, Maryland Horse Industry Board
Weaver's Liquors
Wesley's Restaurant & Store
Our FHI Volunteer Workers