TLC’s 20th Anniversary Hootenanny Hoedown

Thank you to everyone who Gave a Hoot for Conservation at our 20th Anniversary Hootenanny Hoedown! All proceeds from the event will benefit TLC’s land preservation efforts in Southern Chester County in the upcoming year.

View Photos from the Event Here!

The beautiful setting of our 2014 & 2015 Hootennany– The Ruins


Thanks to everyone for donating their AMAZING silent and live auction items: YETI Cooler donated by Trail Creek Outfitters, HAC membership, Foursome at Glen Mills Golf Course, Ground Buffalo meat from Buffalo Run Ranch, Organic Mechanics Soil Package, Kids Basket, MZ Wallace Tote, Stoltzfus Chainsaw, Custom-made Farm Table from Spring House Furnishings, Bear Creek Mountain Spa/Ski Package, Glider Ride with Brandywine Soaring Association, Gift Certificate to Blown Away Blow Dry Bar, Hunter Boots donated by Ashley Austin, Hayride with 10 friends, Whiskey Barrels from Gateway Garden Center, Restaurant Gift Certificates, Terrain Basket full of goodies, Riding Lessons, Yoga membership from The Light Within, Dog Lovers basket, Leather satchel bag donated by Shop 109, Private tour of the Senate Floor, Lizzie Fortunato Necklace, Vallandry wall plate from Everything but the Kitchen Sink, & MORE….

Some highlights of the night included:

  • Local brews: Victory Brewing Company, Two Stones Pub, Kennett Brewing Company, Ten Gallon Hat Winery
  • Delicious dinner catered by Bixby’s & Appetizers with cocktail hour
  • DJ Frosty keeping everyone on the dance floor all night
  • Casino gaming tables (blackjack, poker & craps) with an AMAZING prize
  • Silent Auction and Live Auction featuring vacation homes, fabulous group dinners, beautiful jewelry & accessories, grilling basket, home decor, chainsaw, gardening basket, and more…!!!

Check out this article about TLC’s Hootenanny featured in the Chester County Press: Sept 12th Hootenanny Hoedown

A few lucky folks walked away with these amazing Live Auction Items:

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Large Big Green Egg Grill

#1: Food Network Feature & Cult Favorite, Big Green Egg Grill (large) with starter kit!

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Heavenly 6 Bedroom Outer Banks House

#2: Heavenly, 6 bedroom Outer Banks House, Available First and Last week in October 2016

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Renowned Executive Chef of Sovana Bistro, Nick Farrell will cook dinner for 10 in your home!

#3: Renowned executive Chef of Sovana Bistro, Nick Farrell will cook dinner for 10 in your home!


Pristine Lewes, DE apartment overlooking the Beach

#4: Pristine Lewes, DE apartment overlooking the beach, Available during the off season !


Stunning Private Beach side Puerto Rico Home


#5: Stunning, private BEACH SIDE Puerto Rico abode, sleeps 5


hootenanny savethedate 2015


Check out these pictures from past years


Gettin’ Lucky on the gambling tables!



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Tablescape at the 2013 Hootenanny


One of our board members was thrown into Jail by the marshal