Magna Hoedown

We excited and happy to announce that EYR in collaboration with Autism Ontario – York Chapter has been selected as one of the recipient organizations for the 2017 Magna Hoedown!

This is a 2 night event starting on Friday, September 15, 2017 with the finals of the Hoedown Showdown, a country music competition. It also features a performance by Canadian country music artist Chad Brownlee as a well as an appearance by the 2016 Hoedown Showdown winner Mac Sheppard.  Friday night tickets are $30.00.  An assortment of awesome food trucks will be available for your dining pleasure.

On Saturday, September 16, 2017 the show starts off with line dancing and the winner of the 2017 Hoedown Showdown followed by performances from Dani Strong and James Barker Band.  After that is the amazing Tom Cochrane with Red Rider. Tickets for this night’s show is $70.00 and includes a full Texas-style BBQ dinner.

A cash bar will be available on both nights.


Please make sure you use this link to purchase your event tickets to ensure that it is credited to Epilepsy York Region and Autism Ontario-York. Tickets can also be purchased at our office.

Another part of the Hoedown is the Prospector raffle (permit #8888).   Tickets are 3 for $20.00 and are available through OUR OFFICE ONLY.  1st prize is $100,000, 2nd prize is $10,000 and 3rd prize is $5,000.  The winners will be drawn at 9 pm on Saturday, September 16, 2017 at 9pm at the Hoedown.

For more information about the event go to the Hoedown webpage, Facebook or Twitter for announcements about this year’s headliners!

In order to make this event a success we will need YOUR HELP! Please email ( or call us (905-508-5404) if you can assist us with raffle and event ticket sales or if you can volunteer some time between September 10th, 2017 to September 17, 2017 to help with event setup etc.

To find out why we Hoedown check out this video:

Why we #Hoedown ft. Autism Ontario YR & Epilepsy YR

YEEHAW! Check out how your support of #Hoedown will help Epilepsy York Region and Autism Ontario York Region. And THIS is why we HOEDOWN!!!Video donated by snapd!Magna Hoedown

Posted by Epilepsy York Region on Tuesday, July 4, 2017