The Country Ball, HOPE’s 2014 Gala, will be hosted at the beautiful new indoor/outdoor pavilion at Rock Creek Farm in Gallatin. Rock Creek, a gorgeous private estate located in a beautiful country setting, is surrounded by acres of gorgeous scenery, horses, and jaw dropping beauty. Dimly lit and impeccably decorated just for HOPE’s Gala, Rock Creek promises to be a warm and inviting location you will want to enjoy all night long. To learn more about Rock Creek and to see photos of the estate, please visit http://www.rockcreekfarmgallatin.com



Rock Creek Farm is located at 475 Dry Fork Creek Rd, Gallatin, TN 37066.

  • From the South (Nashville/Gallatin)
  1. Take Vietnam Veterans Parkway until it dead-ends into Hwy 31 / Nashville Pike / Gallatin Pike / E Broadway
  2. Take Hwy 31 / Nashville Pike / Gallatin Pike / E Broadway for 6.5 Miles until you get to Rock Bridge Road on your left (there will be a market/gas station “Rock Bridge Market” on the corner.
  3. Make a left onto Rock Bridge Road and continue on this road for 2.2 miles until you get to Dry Fork Road on your left (you will see a sign for Rock Creek Farm
  4. Make a left onto Dry Fork Road and you will see Rock Creek Farm on your right in less than 1 mile.
  • From the North (Westmoreland)
  1. From Westmoreland, take Hwy 31 / Nashville Pike / Gallatin Pike / E Broadway for 10.5 Miles until you get to Rock Bridge Road on your right (there will be a market/gas station “Rock Bridge Market” on the corner.
  2. Make a right onto Rock Bridge Road and continue on this road for 2.2 miles until you get to Dry Fork Road on your left (you will see a sign for Rock Creek Farm
  3. Make a left onto Dry Fork Road and you will see Rock Creek Farm on your right in less than 1 mile.



For more information about the Country Ball…this year’s 2014 HOPE Gala, please contact a member of our Gala Committee by email or by phone! We are happy to help in any way we can!

Joey Forman
615-644-2000 X 473 | 615-644-0473

Michelle McRae
615-644-2000 X 478 | 615-644-0478



This year’s Country Ball is a great opportunity to put together a great new outfit! The 2014 HOPE Gala will be set in Tennessee’s beautiful country-side set off by all the elements that will create an unforgettable evening of southern fun! With that in mind…we encourage guests to throw on their boots and lace…and dress for the occasion!

If you need some help picking out what to wear…we have just the thing for you! Click below to view the Country Ball Style Guide where you can view three different albums of fashion ideas…for her…for him…and for both of you!



Tickets to this year’s Gala are now for sale but they are already GOING QUICK, so don’t wait…buy yours today! If you purchase early (before 9/30/14) you can take advantage of the “Early Bird Special” … a $20 discount off of the “Regular Ticket” price of $95.

Thanks to this year’s Gala Sponsors…all costs associated with hosting the Gala have already been underwritten….this means that 100% of ticket sales and Gala contributions will go directly to support the mission of HOPE Family Health…providing resources to patients who are always treated at HOPE, regardless of insurance status or ability to pay!

To purchase tickets click on the button below…when promoted to pay you can use PayPal’s secure terminal to check-out (even if you DO NOT have a PayPal account…simply click “Don’t have a PayPal account?” then proceed using your credit/debit card of choice).

If you wish to pay for your tickets by check, cash, or any other method…call the health center at 615-644-2000 X 473, and a member of our 2014 Gala Team will be happy to assist you!

If you do not wish to purchase a ticket, and simply want to make a donation to the Gala instead, please click on the button below and select the ticket category labeled “Non-Ticket Gala Donation” and for the amount you wish to donate! Thank you for your contribution!

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2014 Gala Sponsors will be listed here soon! Check back shortly for a complete list! If you are interested in joining the list of partners who show their love and support for HOPE by helping to sponsor the 2014 Gala….email Joey Forman at joeyforman@hopefamilyhealth.org or call 615-644-2000 and dial extension 473.



HOPE is deeply thankful for the 2013 Gala Sponsors! Because of their support and generosity…the 2013 HOPE Gala was a beautiful and enjoyable evening for everyone who attended!




HOPE is excited to welcome the Music City Doughboys to this year’s HOPE Gala! These Music City Roots performers, whose members have toured with Sara Evans & The Band Perry, will take a night off the stage to treat HOPE’s guests to some of Nashville’s most talented ‘feel-good vibes’! Don’t just take our word for it . . .

“The Doughboys are ‘The Next Big Thing’, a super-talented band, playing incredible music with the great influences of a big band, western swing & country. Their strong vocals, great musicianship & fresh new sound make them one of the best bands in town.” MIKE JOHNSON – ACM Guitarist of the Year

Learn more & listen to some tunes at: www.musiccitydoughboys.com




This year’s menu will include a four course buffet by Chef Julie Buhler, the owner and head chef at Ellendale’s Restaurant in Nashville! The menu is currently being designed by Chef Julie; as soon as it is complete we will post it here! So check back soon!

Chef Julie Buhler loves creating famous southern dishes at her Nashville restaurant, Ellendale’s, for stars like Carrie Underwood, Reba McEntire and Lady Antebellum. Prepare your appetite for an exquisite hand-crafted buffet designed by a chef who for several years served as the personal chef to Nashville’s own, Dolly Parton! To learn more about Chef Julie Buhler and her famous Ellendale’s…visit http://www.ellendales.com/home/


- sangria cocktail infused w/ fresh fruit   complements of Barefoot Wine & Bubbly

- an assortment of hummus served on   focaccia & homemade baked crisps

- jalapeno & cheddar infused cornbread bites

- topped w/ hand crafted preserves

- fresh spinach greens topped w/ bright red   onions, oven-baked croutons, southern green   apple slices & freshly peeled orange…paired   w/ your choice of hand crafted dressings…       – sun-dried cranberry    – garden sunflower       – hand-whipped, southern-style ranch

- cowboy pork loin, tenderly rubbed & carefully sliced… then drizzled with sweet, garden picked, caramelized onions

- freshly squeezed lemon & herb, oven-baked chicken breasts, delicately coupled w/ sauteed mushrooms    – jack daniel’s tennessee green beans w/ native pecans    – freshly assorted & hand-picked, sauteed vegetable medley    – local sweet potatoes roasted w/ cinnamon brown sugar    – garden red potatoes in brown butter, fresh garlic & parsley

- rich chocolate squares of homemade,  fudge-laced brownies

- southern style lavender cheesecake covered in raspberry drizzle



Special thanks in part to Barefoot Wine & Bubbly…beverages will be served complimentary at this year’s 2014 HOPE Gala! The bar will include…

  • A special selection of a Barefoot red wine
  • A special selection of a Barefoot white wine
  • A selection of Barefoot champagne
  • A variety of bottled beer