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2nd Annual Night at the Races

April 22, 2023 @ 6:00 pm - 11:30 pm EDT


2nd Annual Night at the Races

A Night at the Races Virtual Horse Race Fundraiser to benefit Mid-Michigan Honor Flight.

About this event


Raising American Heroes Organization presents the 2nd Annual Night at the Races. Proceeds will benefit Mid Michigan Honor Flight to send World War II, Korean War and Vietnam War Veterans to Washington DC for the day to visit the memorials dedicated to honor their sacrifices. “It’s never too late to thank a Veteran.”

Tickets are $45 per person and include entrance into the event, buffet dinner, and two drink tickets. Cash bar will be available. 4 tables of 10 are available for $400 until March 31. Tickets purchased beginning April 1 or at the door, if available, will be $60 per person. 2 complimentary tickets per Gold Star Family are available, please contact [email protected] for details.

There will be 11 “races” with 10 horses racing in each. Multiple raffles during the night including 50/50 and gift baskets! Wear your fanciest derby hat, there will be a prize for the fanciest derby hat!

100 “horses” available for $25 each, the winning “horse owner” will receive $125 if their horse wins his race. All “races” are considered to be a 50/50 raffle. Contact [email protected] for more information on horses or see Ticket Sales.

Bring cash for opportunities to bid on “races”, raffle baskets and 50/50 drawings.

Doors open at 6:00 pm for registration check in.

Dinner buffet beginning at 6:30 pm.

Virtual horse races will begin around 8:00 pm. (Video horse race is for entertainment purposes only and is not an actual horse race).

Sponsorship of event is available, there are 3 tiers:

  • Blue Ribbon Title Sponsor-Full page ad in race program, promotion all night and on our website, 8 complimentary tickets to event. 1 sponsorship available
  • Red Ribbon Event Sponsor-Full page ad in race program, promotion all night and on our website, 4 complimentary tickets to event. 4 sponsorships available
  • Yellow Ribbon Race Sponsor-Full page ad in race program, promotion on our website. 33 sponsorships available

Contact [email protected] for more information or see Ticket Sales.



April 22, 2023
6:00 pm - 11:30 pm EDT
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Lempke-Blackwell VFW 7573
35011 23 Mile Road New
New Baltimore, MI 48047 United States
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