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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

Whiskeys

  • 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

Wines

  • 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

Breweries

  • 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. Plus, make a night of it with a one-night stay at the Residence Inn Marriott.

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.

Hamilton Tickets

Get two tickets to the Broadway hit Hamilton when it comes to the Omaha Orpheum in September 2019.

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 Jim Beam Single Barrel whiskey. Includes 102 bottles with personalized engraving, as well as the physical whiskey barrel.

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.

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.

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.

HydraFacial

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!

Players Club Round of Golf

Foursome for 18 holes at Players Club. Valid Monday-Thursday.

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.

Alex Gordon-signed Baseball

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

Omaha Storm Chasers Suite

18 tickets for Suite 6 to the Omaha Storm Chasers game on Saturday, May 26, at 7:05 p.m. Includes four parking passes and bottomless popcorn and soda.

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.

$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.

10-pack of Movie Passes

Ten movie passes to Marcus Theatres, valid Sunday-Friday.

Pentatonix

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

Field Club Round of Golf

Play a round of golf at the oldest club west of the Mississippi River. Enjoy an 18-hole round of golf for four (carts not included).

C41 Photography Session

$500 toward a family, individual or children’s portrait session and portrait products.

Farmhouse Wagon Decor

Modern and rustic, this wagon will be the perfect addition to your farmhouse decor.

Michael Kors Purse and Wallet

Classic black leather satchel purse and wallet with gold detailing. Plus a $25 gift card to Garment District.

Omaha Storm Chasers Tickets

Four baseline box tickets to a 2018 home game, plus ceremonial first pitch certificate (good for Sunday-Wednesday games).

College World Series Package

Two club seats to one of the Championship Series games, two CWS polos, one hat, one bobble head, one computer bag and two koozies.

Family Night

One $30 gift card to Cheddar’s Scratch Kitchen, five certificates for one free cone or dish at Ted & Wally’s, and four movie passes to Marcus Theater.

Julio’s Party Nachos

Certificate good for one order of Nachos Grande – Julio’s famous nachos with the works (feeds up to 50 people with other food).

Funny Bone Tickets

Three admit-two tickets to the Funny Bone. Includes $10 gift card and souvenir cup.

Pampering Bath Package

Bath bombs, bath salt, and decorative bar of soap package, courtesy of Hy-Vee.

Drone

Take aerial photos and videos with this LBLA FPV Drone with Wi-Fi camera.

Fajitas and ‘Ritas 

Fajitas and ‘Ritas for four people at Julio’s Mexican Restaurant.

A Movie and A Show 

Two tickets to Marcus Theatre and two tickets to the Omaha Performing Arts’ National Geographic Live show Life on the Vertical on May 22.

Our Sponsors

Title Sponsor

Raffle Sponsors

If you would like to become a sponsor of this event, please email Lauren at lpiller@nebraska.wish.org.

All PROCEEDS BENEFIT