The GallopNYC Barn Dance

Thursday, June 18th, 2020 – 6:30 PM – 10:30 PM

The Foundry, 42-38 9th St, Long Island City, NY

Sustainable Farm-To-Table Cuisine by Bartleby & Sage
Appetizers | Open Bar | Dinner | Entertainment | Dessert


Purchase Sponsorships & Tickets Online

Wear your fanciest attire — cowboy or cocktail — and join us for a fun and festive farm to table dinner with open bar and live entertainment, honoring Charles Boyce of Boyce Technologies.

With your support at our most important annual fundraiser, we can change the lives of more New Yorkers. There’s much to do and even more to celebrate… so mark your calendar and tell your friends! Tickets and lower level sponsorships may be purchased online.

We would love to customize your sponsorship package to meet your specific needs. We will work with you to become a GallopNYC Title Sponsor, Riding Arena Sponsor or to discuss Custom Sponsorship Opportunities. Please reach out to James Wilson or Maggie Munoff for personal assistance. 

James Wilson, Executive Directorjames@gallopnyc.org646.450.1618 Maggie Munoff, Development Associatemaggie.munoff@gallopnyc.org347.619.2833

Sponsorship & Auction Donation Information

More Info on Sponsorship Packages

GallopNYC Grand Champion Sponsorship – $30,000: 

  • 16 VIP guest tickets, Premier Title Sponsor listing and logo placement in all event materials including invitation*, event signage, and digital journal throughout the evening
  • Exclusive logo placement on step and repeat
  • Premier Title Sponsor listing and logo placement on website homepage and e-communications to 30,000+ adults
  • Social media shout-outs
  • Special recognition by event emcee
  • Post-event media release with photo
  • Branded coverage in Trot on Times newsletter

To reserve a title sponsorship, please contact Maggie Munoff (maggie.munoff@gallopnyc.org). These cannot be purchased online.

Riding Arena Sponsor – $20,000: 

  • 8 VIP guest tickets
  • Riding Arena Sponsor listing and logo placement in event invitation*, on GallopNYC website homepage and e -communications to 30,000+ adults, on event signage, and in digital journal throughout the evening
  • Social media shout-outs
  • Special recognition by event emcee
  • Branded acknowledgment in Trot on Times newsletter

To reserve a title sponsorship, please contact Maggie Munoff (maggie.munoff@gallopnyc.org). These cannot be purchased online.

Stable Sponsor – $10,000: 

  • 8 VIP guest tickets
  • Stable Sponsor listing in event invitation*; listing and logo placement on website, in GallopNYC e-communications, on event signage, and in digital journal throughout the evening
  • Acknowledgment in Trot on Times newsletter

Paddock Sponsor – $5,000:  

  • 6 VIP guest tickets
  • Paddock Sponsor listing in event invitation*, on website, in GallopNYC e-communications, on event signage, and in digital journal throughout the evening
  • Acknowledgment in Trot on Times newsletter

Hayloft Sponsor – $2,500:  

  • 4 VIP guest tickets
  • Hayloft Sponsor listing in event invitation*, on website, and in e-communications, event signage, and digital program
  • Acknowledgment in Trot on Times newsletter

Tack Room Sponsor – $1,500:

  • 2 VIP guest tickets
  • Tack Room Sponsor listing in event invitation*, on website, and in e-communications, event signage, and digital program
  • Acknowledgment in Trot on Times newsletter

VIP Ticket – $700

  • Listing in digital program

Ask Us About Custom Sponsorship Packages (Dinner, Beverage, Entertainment, Auction).


Download Sponsorship Form

More Info on Auction Donations

By donating an item for auction, you are helping individuals with disabilities experience the many therapeutic benefits of partnering with horses. You will benefit from the exposure of your name to 30,000 people across our email and social media connections, plus your item(s) will be on display at the event. A donation form is available below. You can fill it out and submit to maggie.munoff@gallopnyc.org, or you may complete and mail the printable version.


Download Auction Form

The Soledad O’Brien Youth Leadership Award

Newly created for 2020, this award will recognize one of the young participants in our leadership program. Our youth leadership program, developed for young people with disabilities, teaches important leadership skills such as empathy, responsibility, and goal setting. As a true believer in the power of horsemanship, we are thankful to honor Soledad O’Brien at the Barn Dance this year. Soledad is best known for her work as a broadcaster and journalist, hosting her Hearst syndicated show, “Matter of Fact with Soledad O’Brien” since 2016.

Honoring Charles Boyce of Boyce Technologies

Charles Boyce, President of Boyce Technologies, is a longtime supporter of GallopNYC and this year’s honoree. Honorees for the GallopNYC Rider Award, the Believe in Ability Volunteer Award, and the Educator Award will be revealed at this year’s Barn Dance.  

Meet The Barn Dance Committee

Heather Aspegren
Georgina Bloomberg
Anna Goldman
Paul Hinton
Kate Gardiner
Alicia Kershaw
Carlos Lamadrid
Sarah Maslin Nir
Erin O’Leary
Lisa Paige
Sol Reischer
Lori Silverstein
Judith Place Sloan
Daniela Wambold
Dominica Wambold