Christmas Party at CATRA

Every year a party with some very special guests takes place.


Riders, volunteers, families, sponsors, donors, and friends are all invited to take part in CATRA’s Christmas Celebration.


The Christmas party usually takes place on the very first Sunday in December.  Check out our calendar for the exact date. The festivities begin at 4:00 pm and last ’til 7:00 pm.


CATRA Christmas Celebration takes place at the East Hanover Municipal Building, 8848 Jonestown Rd, Grantville, PA 17028.


The celebration is a potluck dinner.  CATRA will supply beverages, cups, utensils, plates, and napkins.  Guests are asked to bring something to pass from each group.

Group 1: vegetables & dip, crackers & cheese, sandwich meat & cheese, meat &
cheese chunks, sandwich rolls, soup, salads, or barbecue, deviled eggs, pickles,
olives, casseroles, fried chicken, chili, etc.
Group 2: Pie, cookies, cake, finger jello, candy, etc.


Riders, brothers, sisters, children, and grandchildren of volunteers and riders who would like to get a special gift from Santa, should bring a gift that is horse oriented to suit any age.


Tree ornament, book about horses, model horse, stuffed animal, mug, picture in a frame, horse pin, horse necklace, or tie tack, calendar, horse video, stick horse, horse book, horse calendar, stuffed horse, horse statue, horse blanket, etc.   Extra Donated gifts accepted as well for children who do not bring one.