Great times. Greater cause.

Sample wines, whiskeys and craft brews, and help grant wishes.

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Wine, Whiskey & Wishes is back and better than ever! For our third annual tasting, we’re bringing even more wines, whiskeys and craft brews into one room. As you sample, there will be food, music and, of course, plenty of opportunities to go home with some pretty amazing prizes. And not only is it an evening full of fun, but all proceeds will go toward helping grant life-changing wishes for Nebraska children with critical illnesses. So purchase your tickets today!

Thursday, May 10th

6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.

Old Mattress Factory | 13th and Cass Sts.

21-and-over Event | Attire: Business Casual


Main Event
$50 per person, early bird | $60 per person, after April 10

Sample a variety of wines, whiskeys and craft brews. Heavy hors d’oeuvres will be served.


VIP Tasting | $100 per person (Limited availability!)

Along with entrance to the main event, this VIP ticket gets you exclusive access to samplings of special whiskeys and craft beers throughout the evening, not available to the other attendees.

The Whiskeys, Wineries and Breweries


  • Breckenridge Bourbon
  • Breckenridge Port Cask
  • Chase
  • Cut Spike
  • Ezra Rye 90
  • Four Roses Bourbon
  • Four Roses Single Barrel
  • Four Roses Small Batch
  • Jim Beam Black
  • Jim Beam Single Barrel
  • Jim Beam Vanilla
  • Knob Creek Single Barrel
  • Koval Bourbon
  • Koval Single Barrel Rye Whiskey
  • Maker’s 46
  • Quiet Man 4 year Irish Whiskey
  • Templeton 4 year
  • Templeton 6 year
  • Yellowstone Select


  • Diseno Red Blend
  • Estancia Pinot Grigio
  • Mark West Pinot Noir
  • Meiomi Chardonnay
  • Nobilo Sauvignon Blanc
  • Ravenswood Muckraker Red
  • Robert Mondavi Private Select Cabernet
  • Rosatello Moscato
  • Ruffino Prosecco
  • Velvet Devil Merlot


  • Blue Blood Brewing
  • Breckenridge Brewing
  • Goose Island Beer Company
  • Infusion Brewing
  • Kinkaider Brewing
  • Kros Strain Brewing
  • Nebraska Brewing
  • Saugatuck Brewin

“Stock the Bar” Raffle

At the event, you can purchase raffle tickets for your chance to win bottles of alcohol and possibly even the “Stock the Bar” grand prize, made up of $1,000 worth of spirits and accessories.

Live Auction Items

Justin Timberlake Tickets

Receive two tickets to Justin Timberlake’s The Man of the Woods tour at CenturyLink Center Omaha on December 8, 2018.

Red Sox Weekend

Fly to Boston to watch the Red Sox from club seats. Includes flights, hotel and two tickets to either the June 23 game vs Mariners or the July 14 game vs Blue Jays.

Silent Auction Items

We will continue to add auction items leading up to the day of the event. Please check back.

Private Turkey Hunt

Hunt for turkeys on a Southeastern Kansas private property during the 2019 spring season. 3-day, 2-night stay for two people at the brand new Sleep Inn & Suites in Fort Scott, Kansas.

1/2 Barrel of Whiskey

Take home a half-barrel of whiskey. Includes 54–96 bottles (depending on preferred whiskey type) with personalized engraving, as well as the physical whiskey barrel.

Players Club Social Membership

1-year social membership at the Players Club. Social Membership at Players Club includes five 18-hole rounds of golf, access to swimming pool and fitness center, access to Driving Range, and more.

Pint Nine Brewery Tour

Enjoy a tour for you and 5 of your closest friends at the NEW Pint Nine Brewing Company. Meet the brewers and gain insight into the brewing process. Also includes sample flight of beers.

Prairie Life Fitness

1-year Membership to Prairie Life Fitness, one of the nation’s leading operators of upscale health and fitness clubs. Annual memberships include amenities like cardio equipment, weight training, indoor/outdoor pool, youth activities and more.

Photography Imagination Session

Bring your child’s dreams to life with an Imagination Session with Megan Michael Photography. You will have a pre-consultation to discuss the vision and speak about wardrobe. The shoot takes approximately 30 minutes.

Cellar 426 Private Tasting

Experience at Cellar 426 to include a private wine tasting for two with one of the owners, a tour of the vineyard and winemaking facilities, an artisan cheese and cracker plate.

Private Pottery Lesson

One-hour private pottery lesson for you and two of your friends with Crescent Moon Pottery. Learn how to create your own piece of art during this hands-on session.

Spaghetti Toes

Does your child say hilarious things? Get one Spaghetti Toes gift certificate for a custom design and print of your kid’s funny quote. You will also receive three classic prints and a signed copy of their new book I Love You with All My Butt.


The Kohll’s HydraFacial MD is a medical-grade, facial resurfacing treatment, where your skin will be cleansed and exfoliated to remove impurities and dead skin cells while replenishing vital antioxidants, peptides, and hyaluronic acid.

CKO Kickboxing

One month of unlimited kickboxing classes, plus a T-shirt. At CKO Kickboxing, the fun and engaging fitness classes keep the punches and kicks basic to focus on the fitness aspect of your workout.

Farm-fresh Eggs

10 dozen locally sourced, farm-fresh eggs. Good for up to three months, these eggs are packed full of vitamins and ready to eat. Breakfast is ready!

Shadow Ridge Round of Golf

Round of golf for 3 with Mike Smith at Shadow Ridge Country Club. Carts included, plus $150 food and beverage allowance. Expires September 27, 2018.

Ring Video Doorbell

One Ring Video Doorbell that allows you to get instant alerts on your phone or computer when visitors press your doorbell or trigger the built-in motion sensors.

Half-Barrel Whiskey Shelf

Bring home your very own half-barrel whiskey shelf, made from an authentic whiskey barrel cut in half and reconstructed into a decorative shelving system.

Whiskey Barrel Pub Table

Authentic whiskey barrel that has been transformed into a pub table – a perfect pairing for your rustic home decor or as a gift for a whiskey lover.

Alex Gordon-signed Baseball

One baseball signed by former Husker, current KC Royal and 2015 World Champion Alex Gordon.

$100 Scheels Gift Card

Mini shopping spree for all things sports, hunting, fishing, camping and much more.

Hair Care Package

CHI Dura professional-grade hair dryer and a generous assortment of Matrix Biolage’s “Sugar Shine System” haircare products.

Omaha Zoo Package

Four admission passes to Omaha’s Henry Doorly Zoo, eight ride tickets, stuffed animals, coffee cups, water bottle and much, much more.

CU Baseball

Two season tickets to the 2018-2019 Creighton baseball season, plus one men’s Creighton pullover.

Crawl for Cancer

One team registration (up to 10 people) for Omaha’s Crawl for Cancer on Saturday, June 2. Team registration includes beer and t-shirts.

Film Streams Membership

One annual individual membership to Film Streams. Includes half-priced movie tickets, concession discounts, and advance purchase periods for special events.

Shock Top Backyard Party

Get a visit from the orange Shock Top Bug, six cases of Shock Top Belgian Wheat, and an assortment of Shock Top prizes.

10-pack of Movie Passes

Ten movie passes to Marcus Theatres for use anytime.


Four tickets to Pentatonix at Harrah’s Stir Cove on Tuesday, September 11.

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Raffle Sponsors

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