13th annual Horses, Hops & Cops
A Benefit for the N.O.P.D. Mounted Unit

Wednesday, February 8, 2023

N.O.P.D. Stables in City Park
1021 Harrison Avenue, New Orleans, LA 70124

3:30pm – 4:30pm VIP Experience Tour 

5:00pm – 8:00pm General Admission (free)

5:00pm   Horse stables open for self-guided tours

5:00pm  Live Music from The Wiseguys (Budweiser Stage)

5:30pm   Equine Soccer Game feat. N.O.P.D. Mounted Unit and Orleans Parish Sheriff’s Office (Horse Arena)

6:15pm   See the Budweiser Clydesdales (Horse Arena)

6:30pm   Live Music from The Wiseguys (Budweiser Stage)

7:55pm   Raffle Drawing (Budweiser Stage)

Meet the world-famous Budweiser Clydesdales at this fun-filled event that is free for all ages to attend.

Guests will enjoy touring the horse stables, as well as an equestrian soccer game featuring the N.O.P.D. horses, live local entertainment, arts and crafts, plus food and beverages for sale.

CLICK HERE for parking recommendations and information about the NOPD Shuttle Service.

Questions? Email info@louisianahospitality.org.

Note: This event is an outdoor event. The Horses, Hops and Cops event will follow all City of New Orleans advisories and guidelines that are in place at the time of the event. These guidelines can be accessed at https://ready.nola.gov/home/

Volunteers can sign up at https://signup.com/go/ZcLxNaG.

VIP Experience Tour 

A limited quantity of VIP Experience Tour tickets are available for both adults and children. VIP Experience guests will enjoy a one-hour guided tour to go behind the scenes with a Budweiser Clydesdale handler, learn about the unique horses, the breed, their special training, state-of-the-art transportation and more. The VIP Experience also includes a tour of the N.O.P.D. stables and information about how this special police force operates year round as a public safety tool for New Orleans. Each guest swill receive a VIP gift bag filled with special items and offers.

Raffle Tickets 

Raffle tickets will be available for sale at the event (while supplies last). Online sales are now closed. Proceeds benefit the NOPD Mounted Unit. Each raffle ticket is a chance to win one of the following prizes:

  • Winner and guest will ride on the Budweiser Clydesdale Wagon with the Krewe of Argus on Mardi Gras Day 2023. Winner and guest must be 21 or older.
  • Winner and guest will enjoy a pair of tickets to a Broadway Series Saenger Theater show with limousine transportation from American Luxury Limousines.

Drawing will be held on Wednesday, February 8, 2023 at 7:45pm.
Winner need not be present. Raffle tickets will also be available for sale at the event (while supplies last.)

Sponsorships Available

If you are interested in sponsoring the Horses, Hops and Cops event and supporting the N.O.P.D. Mounted Unit, contact Jamie P. Hall at  jamie@louisianahospitality.org or
call (504) 858.0046. CLICK HERE to view sponsorship packages starting at $250.


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