May 15, 2011 PONY UP for Education Polo & Picnic Fundraiser

PONY UP Polo, Picnic, Music, Auction & More for Theatre in the Square


No need to buy an expensive dress or rent a tux for Theatre in the Square’s annual PONY UP fundraiser event. This year’s event will be on Sunday, May 15, 2011 from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. at Chukkar Farm & Polo Club (1140 Liberty Grove Road, Alpharetta GA 30004). Tickets start at $35 and are available online at www.theatreinthesquare.com or by calling Theatre in the Square’s Box Office at 770-422-8369. Sponsorship package information available by calling the development office at 770-422-8369 ext. 22 or by e-mailing development@theatreinthesquare.com.

Proceeds for this year’s PONY UP event will help support the Theatre’s newly reinvigorated education program. The day will be filled with entertainment by The DejaBlue Grass Band and Scuppernong Polo Team. Other activities that day will include a best hat contest, a silent auction and a best picnic theme contest. Guests are encouraged to pack a picnic and bring everything for their themed setting. Old Ephraim’s, a neighbor to the theatre and avid supporter, will also have a hot buffet lunch available to purchase at the event and can be pre-ordered for $10/plate by e-mailing ponyup@oldephraims.com or calling 678-651-0898.

Tickets for the event are $35 for Theatre in the Square subscribers, $40 for non-subscribers and $10 for children 12 and under. VIP tickets are $250 and include four tickets, preferred seating, event recognition and is considered a tax-deductible contribution of $110. Sponsorship packages are available at various levels beginning at $1,000. Attire for the event is “picnic chic”. Flat or low-heeled shoes are suggested for ladies.