Chatard-A-Bration 2018

Chatard A Bration Octoberfest Logo

Dust off your lederhosen and alpine hats; Oktoberfest is coming to Bishop Chatard at Chatard-A-Bration. The always-popular band POLKA BOY will be the headliner for the night! All Chatard-A-Bration proceeds benefit BCHS tuition assistance and teacher compensation. Mark your calendars for Saturday, February 17, 2018!

Oktoberfest Raffle Blitz

Buy your Chatard-A-Bration cash raffle tickets before Nov. 1 and receive 3 tickets for the price of 2! That's 3 raffle tickets for $100. Tickets will be on sale at all performances of the Fall Play, Pride and Prejudice, on October 26-28 (cash or check only). Or, email Liz Hoffman at between October 15 - 31 to receive this uber Special Oktoberfest Raffle Ticket Package.
Early Bird $500 drawings are December 20 and January 31. Winners for the grand prize ($10,000), second ($1000) and third ($500) are drawn at Chatard-A-Bration. After November 1, raffle tickets are 3 for $125. License #142868

Gift Gathering Parties

Each year, parents enjoy time together while collecting auction items, gift cards or monetary donations for the Chatard-A-Bration auction. Here are the parties organized by parents for each class:

  • SENIOR CLASS GIFT GATHERING PARTY: August 26 - Thank you to all who attended. $2075 was raised! Thank you to the hosts: Maeve & Ted Guzek, Therese & Steve Hartley, Liz & Ameen Najjar, Melinda & Mike Nash, Anita & Steve Sergi, Amy & Gary Sullivan.
  • JUNIOR CLASS GIFT GATHERING PARTY: November 4 - Join fellow junior parents at the home of Sandra and Todd Ryden, (395 Breakwater Dr, Fishers, 46037) for this fun night, beginning at 7:00 p.m. The party is hosted by Suzanna and John Annakin, Therese and Steve Hartley, Sidney and Kurt Eisgruber, Mary Marsh, Sherry and Bill Monachino and Sandra and Todd Ryden.

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  • SOPHOMORE CLASS GIFT GATHERING PARTY: September 9 - Join fellow sophomore parents at the home of Liz and Kevin Sowinski (6102 N Olney St, 46220) on Sat., Sept. 9, beginning at 7:00 p.m. This party is co-hosted by Katie & Ted Kolbus, Melissa & John Duffy, Jennie & Michael Tremain, Caren & Joe LeMark, Carol & James Joven, Steve & Kari Guymon
  • FRESHMAN CLASS GIFT GATHERING PARTY: October 14 - Join fellow freshman parents at the McGinley's home (6255 N Sherman Drive, 46220 ) on Sat., Oct. 14 beginning at 6:00 p.m. This party is co-hosted by Mike & Heather McGinley, Scott & Cathy Nickerson, Brad & Katie Horton, and Todd & Shannon Shaw.

If you weren't able to attend, but would like to add your support, online donations are always accepted.

Donate here

Become a Chatard-A-Bration Sponsor

Over 600 people attended Chatard-A-Bration 2017 and your business can be a part of this year's fun! It's never too early to sponsor this or any event at BCHS! View our sponsorship opportunities page for all the possibilities.

Click on the photo to view a slide show of fun at Chatard-A-Bration 2017!

Proceeds from Chatard-A-Bration, BCHS's biggest fundraiser, support Annual Fund needs throughout the year.

Our 2017 Chatard-A-Bration Sponsors



OBrien Automotive

Thiele Heating and Air

Huntington Bank

Shiel Sexton


Marian University

National Excellence Award

National School of Excellence

2016/17 A School
2014/15 4-Star School

Indiana Dept. of Education


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