Blarney Bash Activities

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Thank you for purchasing a ticket/table for Blarney Bash!  We are excited to see you this Saturday,  March 11th at Fountain Blue, 2300 Mannheim Road in Des Plaines. 


“Green” Raffle Drawing: After entering your name and phone number on the ticket, just drop the ticket in the bag which corresponds to the item.Tickets 3 for $5, 8 for $10, 20 for $20.


“Split the Pot O’Gold”: 50% of receipts will be donated to the Center of Concern and two winners will each get 25% of the pot! Drawing at 10:00 p.m. $5.00 each or 5 for $20.00

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Shamrocks and Clovers Game: Purchase a chance to participate in “Shamrocks and Clovers”. With the luck of the gold coin flip(s) win a $100 ABT Gift Certificate. Ticket $10.00

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Silent Auction

Sommelier Wine and Cheese Experience in Napa Valley: The Sommelier Library Tasting brings together the elegance of Old World
sophistication and bold New World styles that can be an extremely fun and entertaining sensory experience. Allow a Merryvale certified Wine Specialist, Sommelier, and Food and Wine Educator guide you through a flight of award winning wines ending in the Library with their flagship estate blend, The Profile. The Sommelier Library tasting is a tour and tasting pairing that includes hand-selected local and international artisan cheeses and charcuterie. You’ll refine your palette and taste the wonders that Napa Valley has to offer on their beautiful tour. Merryvale Winery Wine and Cheese Experience with a Certified Wine Specialist and Sommelier including a chauffeured Towncar, Daily Breakfast for (2), (3) Night Double Occupancy Hotel Accommodations in the Fairmont Sonoma Mission Inn & Spa, Roundtrip Economy Class Airfare, Concierge service to assist you in planning this exciting experience. Bidding starts at $3,300, Value $4,995

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Kiss the Sun in Cabo San Lucas: From the southern jungles to the smoking, snow-capped volcanoes and the cactus-dotted northern deserts, all surrounded by 10,000 miles of coastline strung with sandy beaches and wildlife-rich lagoons, Mexico is an endless adventure for the
senses. Take it easy by lying on a beach, dine at a world-class restaurant or get out and snorkel warm reefs. You can hike mountain forests or take a boat in search of dolphins or whales. Cabo San Lucas, Mexico’s hottest destination on the southern tip of Mexico’s Baja California peninsula, is known for its beaches, water-based activities, and nightlife. Cabo’s main beach is the Playa El Médano, which is home to popular outdoor restaurants and numerous bars. Past the marina is Land’s End promontory, Playa del Amor (Lover’s Beach) and El Arco; a natural archway in the sea cliffs. Featured Resorts include Riu Santa Fe, Solmar, Marina Fiesta, Villa de Arcos, Sandos Finisterra, Quinta del Sol, Los Patios, and El Ameyal.  **Reservation requests are to be made 60-90 days in advance of desired travel dates. You will receive official confirmation within 5 days of submitting your desired dates to your Cabo San Lucas Travel Concierge. NOTE: You are bidding on accommodations only. This offer does not include food and/or beverage. Bidding Starts at $500 Value $2,765


Chicago Art & Soul Chicago Lakefront Framed Print: framed and matted Anderson Design Group Chicago Art & Soul Collection 22×28 print of the Chicago Lakefront. Bidding starts at $120


Vintage Stadiums Collage: framed and matted stadiums montage depicts all 4 Chicago sports venues in their early years with 8×10 black and white photos of Wrigley Field, Soldier Field, Comiskey Park and the Chicago Stadium. Bidding starts at $105

Chicago Art & Soul Chicago River on St. Patricks Framed Print: framed and matted Anderson Design Group Chicago Art & Soul Collection 22×28 print of the Chicago River on St. Patrick’s Day in Chicago. Bidding Starts at $120

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Chicago Cubs Banner Collection: Collection includes one Chicago Cubs framed World Series Champions banner with the three different World Series logos and a Cubs Road to the World Series Heritage Banner. Bidding starts at $105

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Live Auction

New Glarus Brewing Company: Case of “Spotted Cow” New Glarus Beer and a Half Case Sampler Pack of New Glarus Beer. Value $40.00 – Bidding starts at $30.00

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“Red Poppies Live Painting: Poppies, the remarkable flower that has been an inspiration for 5,000 years. Red Poppies were introduced
to the United States 70 years ago after WWI because of their reseeding nature. Painted live at Blarney bash by Artists Sunshine and April of Pinot’s Palett – The Glen Value $50.00 Bidding starts $40.00


Chicago Tribune 2016 Cubs World Series Front pages: Framed and matted montage has the Chicago Tribune 11×18 replica front cover and 11×18 replica special sports page of November 3, 2016, Tribune honoring the Cubs capturing the 2016 World Series. Value $110.00 – Bidding starts at $75.00.

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Lake Geneva Summer House: Up to one week stay, sleeps 8-10, one mile from downtown Lake Geneva, WI: 3 bedrooms, 3 full bathrooms, Professional landscaped yard and pond (by same architect firm which designed Abbey Resort and Spa), 2 screened in porches overlooking acreage, large front porch, backyard patio overlooking the pond, on 5-acre wooded lot. Master bedroom has a king size and large private
bath with Jacuzzi tub and shower; 2nd bedroom with queen size bed; 3rd bedroom with twin beds; Loft with pull out queen sofa bed; recreation room overlooking patio large sectional couch which sleeps 2.  Value $3,500 – Bidding starts at $800.00

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