Date: March 7, 2020

Time: 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Location: University of Wisconsin-Parkside,
900 Wood Rd. Kenosha, WI 53144
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Live entertainment, silent & live auctions, raffles and more to benefit compassionate hospice care for our community!

Now featuring complimentary beer, wine and soda!

Entertainment compliments of Fred Astaire Dance Studios.

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Silent Auction Bidding and Raffles Open, Live Auction Preview
Complimentary Beer, Wine, Soda & Hors D'oeuvres Served


Welcome, Dinner is Served,
Live Auction

Live Entertainment by Southport Sound

Dress in cocktail attire or ballroom dancing glam

Please RSVP by Friday, February 14

Call Megan Frazer at 262.652.4482 ext. 1253

Tickets $100 each or $800 per table of 8

Save the Date!



John Plous & Dick Regner


Supporting An Evening of Wishes

If interested in being a sponsor, purchasing an Ad or looking for opportunities to support this year's An Evening of Wishes,
please click the links below:

Auction Donations

Questions about Donations?

To donate an item, please complete an Auction Donation Form, or, you can choose items off of our online registry. Links to both items can be found below. The success of this event depends upon all of the great donations we receive.

  • Destinations/Get Aways: Vacation Homes, Behind the Scenes Tours of Chicago/Milwaukee Venues, Golf Destinations, Fishing/Boating Excursions
  • Sporting and Camping Equipment: Golf clubs, bicycles and kayaks
  • Power Tools
  • Sports Memorabilia
  • Technology Gifts: Electronics, iPad Pro, iPad mini 4, MacBook, Flat Screen TV, Kindle Fire Tablets, and Wireless Headphones
  • Adventure Events: Laser Tag, Canoeing, Paint Ball
  • Sporting Events: Milwaukee Bucks, Brewers, Wave, Admirals, Wisconsin Badgers, Green Bay Packers,
  • Gift Certificates: Theaters, Concerts, Restaurants, Salons, and Spas
  • Home Items: House Cleaning, Painting or Decorating Services, Yard Services
  • Fun Group Classes & Parties: Beer Tastings, Wine Tastings
  • Gifts for the Cook: Cook books, LeCrueset, Cookware, Culinary Items

Auction Donation Form


Listed below are some items that will be included in this year's Live auction.

A Night on Broadway
Enjoy a night out with four premium tickets to see one of the upcoming Broadway shows at The Marcus Center for the Performing Arts. After the show, make an appearance at the VIP Cast Party then off to an amazing dinner for four at the Rumpus Room. No parking needed with your chauffeured driven 2020 Range Rover.
Donor: Fields Auto Group, Waukesha, WI
Value: Priceless

Four premium tickets for the 2020 season at The Marcus Center for the Performing Arts. Choose between My Fair Lady, Ms Saigon or The Play That Goes Wrong.
Four VIP Cast Party tickets
Dinner for four at the Rumpus Room with a $150 gift card
Chauffeured transportation in a 2020 Range Rover for the evening from 6pm-11pm

 The Drake
What could be more elegant than a weekend at the iconic Drake Hotel in downtown Chicago. Stay in a modern room or suite and top it off with tea in the Palm Court and dinner at the STK Steakhouse. Complete your stay with a performance of Don Quixote by the Joffrey Ballet.
Donor: The Drake Hotel, Michelle Gullett Price and Dr. Michael Price, Joffrey Ballet, Teuscher Choclates of Switzerland
Value: $640

Afternoon tea for two at The Drake in the Palm Court
$200 gift card for a Hilton stay
$100 gift card to the STK Steakhouse
2-tickets to Don Quixote (April 22-May 3, 2020) at the Auditorium Theatre. Best available B seating on any Thursday or Friday 7:30 pm or Saturday 2:00 pm performance.
$40 gift card to Teuscher Chocolates of Switzerland

Gavin Lux
Be the proud owner of signed memorabilia from one of Kenosha’s very own. Gavin Lux made his major league debut in 2019. He singled on his first pitch from Peter Lambert and doubled in his second at-bat; he scored three runs in that September 2, 2019 game. Gavin is also the youngest Dodger to hit a home run in a postseason game.
Donor: Rita & Todd Hagen, Augie Schmidt
Value: Priceless

Gavin Lux LA Dodgers autographed jersey and baseball hat
Gavin Lux LA Dodgers autographed MLB card and baseball

Historic Murray Mansion
Host a night to remember for twenty-four guests at the historic Murray Mansion located at 2219 Washington Avenue Racine, WI. The mansion, built in 1874, is on the National Register of Historic Properties and has all the detailing and character that you would expect to see in a 140-year old mansion including impressive ceiling medallions & moldings, a grand staircase and marble fireplaces in every room. Two adjoining dining rooms will serve as the dining space, along with a study, just off the main room, where the bar for your private event will be located.
Donor: Culinary Infusion
Value: Priceless

Hors D’oeuvres & Wine to be passed (Other beverages available for purchase)
Private Event must be held prior to July 31, 2020
Event hours 6:00 – 10:00 PM / Monday through Friday based on availability

Brewers Tailgate
Show your Brew City pride as you start out with a ticket to tailgate with a complimentary parking pass. When the team takes the field, head into Miller Park to watch MVP Christian Yelich & the Brew Crew from big-league seats right behind the visitors’ dugout. Game date to be mutually agreed upon by winner and donor, in case you have a favorite Brewer rival!
Donor: O’Neil, Cannon, Hollman, DeJong & Laing S.C., Sue Barnhill, Lakefront Brewery, Festival Foods
Value: Priceless

Weber Q Series Outdoor LP Gas Grill with grilling tools
4 Brewers Baseball tickets – Section 122, Row 8, Seats 1-4, parking included (Game date to be mutually agreed upon by winner and donor.)
Lakefront Brewery River West Stein 6-Pack and pink glasses
$25 gift card to Festival Foods

Wilderness Lodge
Stay at America’s Largest Waterpark Resort! Located on 600 acres in Wisconsin Dells, stay in a comfy Double Queen Sofa room for four guests. This resort sports four indoor and four outdoor pools; there’s something for everyone! Besides the amazing waterparks, try laser tag, an aerial adventure, wall climbing and go-karts.
Donor: Hospice Alliance Board Members
Value: $500

2-Night stay for up to four guests in a standard Double Queen Sofa room at Wilderness Hotel & Golf Resort in Wisconsin Dells. (Not valid holidays and certain peak periods.)
Waterpark passes included for each registered guest.
A loaded beach bag with snacks and accessories to make your stay a great time!

Whistling Straits & The American Club
Tee up with a friend for an 18-hole round of golf on either The Irish course at Whistling Straits, which has hosted numerous PGA Championships and will host the 2020 Ryders Cup, or Meadow Valleys Course at Blackwolf Run, including golf cart. Plus, choose your favorite way to unwind with a bit o’green – a $500 gift certificate. Dine on contemporary cuisine at any of The American Club restaurants…treat yourself to a relaxing massage at the Kohler Waters Spa…or use it for more rounds of golf or an overnight stay at The American Club or Inn on Woodlake. The choice is yours! Enjoy!
Donor: Hospice Alliance Medical Directors
Value: $1,590

Choice of two Rounds at either The Irish course at Whistling Straights or Meadow Valleys course at Blackwolf Run, including cart at either.
$500 gift card to use as you wish at The American Club restaurants, spa services at Kohler Waters Spa, overnight stays at The American Club or Inn on Woodlake or additional rounds of golf!

Catch Giannis Antetokounmpo and the Milwaukee Bucks from your 4-courtside floor seats; you’ll practically be rebounding with the big boys. Enjoy the full open bar and free food in the BMO Harris Club throughout the game. The club is located next to the players tunnel where they’ll walk right past you before and after the game.
Donor: Impact Networking
Value: $2,000

Milwaukee Overnight
The newest hotel in downtown Milwaukee celebrates the arts with exhibitions and its very own art culture. Indulge in a locally inspired menu and farm fresh ingredients for a complimentary breakfast. Top off an artful stay with a performance at The Milwaukee Rep. An evening wouldn’t be complete without an amazing meal at Milwaukee’s premier steakhouse, Carnevor.
Donor: Saint Kate, Hospice Alliance Board Directors, The Milwaukee Rep
Value: $600

1-night stay in deluxe accommodation, $100 food and beverage credit for breakfast for 2 in Aria Café
2-tickets in zone N-R (evening) at the Quadracci Powerhouse Theatre or the Stiemke Theatre 2020-21 season, Sunday-Thursday evenings (excludes openings, last run, special events or Stackner Cabaret)
$150 gift card to Carnevor

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2020 An Evening of Wishes Committee

Sue Barnhill, Michelle Burnett, Kim Christy, Megan Frazer, Joellen Fritchen, Michelle Gullett, Rita Hagen, Ted McMahon, Joe Pillizzi, Brenda Shaff, Laura Burnett Shoemaker, Lindsay Swanson, Kristi Schaeffer-Kleutsch and Tammy Ward.

For more information, to donate an auction item or to learn about sponsorships, contact Hospice Alliance.