Public Wine Tasting and Grand Auction

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Tickets for the 2018 event will become available on December 1, 2017!

Saturday, April 14th, day two of this amazing celebration will consist of a Public Wine Tasting & Grand Auction open to the public at the Hotel RL (formerly the Ramada Plaza Omaha Hotel and Convention Center) at 3321 South 72nd Street. Starting at 5:00 pm, attendees will sample wines and hors d’oeuvres, and bid during the silent auction on a vast selection of gift-items and wine collectibles. Guests will be able to purchase a bottles of wine in our Mystery Wine Pull. The program will commence in the main ballroom at 7:00 pm to include a live auction with spectacular vacation get-aways, items from our participating vintners and other one-of-a-kind offerings. Metro Magazine’s readers have voted vinNEBRASKA’s wine event “Best of Omaha for Food & Wine Event.” It’s the best wine event in the region!

Evening Events

5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. Wine Tasting & Hors D’oeuvres

Enjoy meeting winemakers, winery owners and representatives from the wine industry while sampling their fantastic wines! 

5:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. Silent Auction

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7:00 p.m. to Conclusion  Live Auction

Get ready for the Grandest of Auctions! There are many wonderful items ranging from valuable vintage wines to hand-crafted items and vacations that are sure to please! 

 

Reservations

  • $125 Individual Ticket ($135 after March 15, 2018)
  • $1,200 Table Sponsorship (charitable deduction $1,000): Includes one table of ten for premiere wine tasting and grand auction with recognition as a table sponsor.
  • $1,500 Bronze Sponsorship (charitable deduction $1,300): Includes one table of ten for premiere wine tasting and grand auction, recognition on vinNEBRASKA and Partnership 4 Kids websites and mobile bidding site; plus a quarter page ad in the event program.
  • $2,500 Silver Sponsorship (charitable deduction $2,300): Includes one table of ten for premiere wine tasting and grand auction with a magnum of wine for your table, recognition on vinNEBRASKA and Partnership 4 Kids websites and mobile bidding site;  plus a half page ad in the event program.
  • $5,000 Gold Sponsorship (charitable deduction $4,600): Includes two tables of ten for premiere wine tasting and grand auction with a 3-litre bottle of wine for your table, recognition on vinNEBRASKA and Partnership 4 Kids websites and mobile bidding site; plus a full page ad in the event program with preferred placement and acknowledgement during announcements. PLUS 10 tickets to the exclusive After Party with vintners and major sponsors!

Tickets available December 1, 2017!

Attendee Essentials

To ensure speedy check-in and optimal guest experience, please make sure you have the following items on your person when attending:

  • smart phone (if available) for mobile bidding
  • driver’s license or photo id
  • credit card for express check-out