Get your tickets now for the Party on the Ponderosa Sept. 26

Sep 03, 2009

Help Newman students and have a great time doing it at the Party on the Ponderosa, Sept. 26 on the ranch of Mid-America Ag Network owner Larry Steckline and his wife Carla Stovall Steckline.

The Party, the final reprise of an event held several times in the 1990s, is the capstone event of Newman’s year-long 75th Anniversary celebration, and is designed to raise funds for Newman student scholarships. The Party will be held from 5-10 p.m. Sept. 26 at the Steckline ranch in Garden Plain, Kan.

The party will feature: a drawing to win a 2009 Chevy Aveo5 from Joe Self Chevrolet – Cadillac, Inc.; a western steak dinner and refreshments; games including prairie golf, horseshoes and chicken poop keno; “Cowpoke Caricature” portraits; strolling entertainers in period costumes including “Buffalo Bill Cody,” the Dixie Lee Dance Troupe and fiddlers Chelley Graves and Sarah Baxter; cowboy poet and western singer Dave Zerf; gunfight reenactments by Bigger Than Life Productions and Newman University staff; The Bucky Fowler Band; fireworks; a live and a silent auction; and much more!

Admission is $100 per person and everyone has the opportunity to win the 2009 Chevy Aveo5 from Joe Self Chevrolet – Cadillac, Inc. Visit the Party on the Ponderosa online to reserve your tickets and to see who is coming, or call the Newman University Advancement Office at (316) 942-4291, ext. 2228.

Presenting sponsors of this event are Joe Self Chevrolet – Cadillac, Inc., Wichita Business Journal, KGSO 1410 Sports Radio, US 107.9 KWLS and Auburn Spirits and Cigar Shop.

Get your tickets now for theĀ Party on the Ponderosa.