Best Place – 901 W. Juneau Ave. – Milwaukee, WI 53233
The event is free to attend! We will have to close registration as we a draw towards capacity, so make sure to register today!
WasteCap's Emerald Evening
Join WasteCap Resource Solutions for our second annual signature event, The Emerald Evening. Come have some fun by enjoying live reuse art entertainment, free beer, sustainable cuisine, specialty drinks, unique auction packages, raffle prizes and a wine pull that all help to support our mission and vision of transforming waste into resources!
The event will be held in the Best Place's newly renovated Great Hall here in Milwaukee that once were the administrative offices for Pabst Brewery. You can see in the photo the picture of what it looked like way back then and what it’s currently being transformed into.
We are very excited for our guests to try the sample dishes of our participating restaurants!
Beans & Barley – Roasted Sweet Potatoes and Mexican Quinoa
Maxie's – North Carolina Pulled Pork, Vegetarian Jambalaya and Corn Bread
Blues Egg – Corned Beef Hash with Hollandaise
Braise – TBA
Olive Tapenade Spread – Ball and Biscuit
Veggie and Cheese Platters – Outpost Natural Foods
Live Reuse Performance Art by:
Live Reuse Artist Sponsor:
Wine Pull Sponsor:
Thank you to our Emerald Evening supporters that have helped make this event happen!
Ed Faherty - Faherty, Inc.
Angie Helfert – Mortenson Construction
David Pellitteri – Waste Systems
Steve Servais – Common Advantage
Michael Keleman – InSinkErator
Jennifer Kunde – Johnson Controls
Elisabeth Townsend Bridge – Whyte Hirschboeck Dudek, S.C.
Jim Birmingham – Pioneer International, Inc.
Eamon Guerin – Guerin Law Office
Deana Turner - J.H. Findorff & Son Inc.
Jim Ryan – Robertson Ryan & Associates Inc
Spencer Frank – Ziegler Wealth Management
Some of the featured auction items:
Two Tickets to the Green Bay Packers VS the Atlanta Falcons Monday December 8th in Section 123 – Jim Birmingham
A 5 day/4 night stay in Cancun, Mexico - Sunset World
4 Park Hopper Passes to Disney World's Magic Kingdom® Park, Epcot®, Disney's Hollywood Studios®, and Disney's Animal Kingdom® – Disney World
Donald Driver Autographed Book "Driven" – Lammi Sports Management
2 sets of 4 tickets, preferred parking and club passes to the Brewers Vs. Cubs 9/26 and 9/28 - The Lawyers at Gimbel, Reilly, Guerin & Brown
$200 Gift Certificate to Trunk Club
TBA Metal Decor Art Piece - Modern Abstract Decor
Hoan Bridge Bench – Wudeward Urban Forest Products
Assorted Organic Vegetable Basket – We Grow Green
Three Night Stay at the Atlantis Casino Resort Spa in Reno
Four Person Wine Tastings – Cooper's Hawk Winery & Restaurants
Indoor Rock Climbing Passes – Adventure Rock
Tea Gift Basket- Rishi Tea
Assorted Cooking Spice Box – The Spice House
Tour and Tasting for Four – Capital Brewery
Green Kid Crafts Soap Making Kit – Green Kids
Gift Certificates for Sticks and Stones: Alphabet Photography & Photo Art
Two Private Dance Lessons & Two Practice Parties – Fred Astaire Dance Studio of Milwaukee
Two Highlight Tour Passes of Frank Lloyd Wright's Taliesin – Taliesin Preservation Inc
Lifetime Membership to the Unstoppable Guitar System – YourGuitarSage
Cookie Bouquet – Wisconsin Cheese Mart
Shaklee Get Clean Product Baskets - Independent Distributor, Annette Dizinno
Two Tickets to the Milwaukee County Zoo
A Pound of Starbucks Coffee and Thermos
Family Membership and Two Individual Tickets to the Milwaukee Art Museum
$50 Gift Certificateto Neroli Salon & Spa
Two Tickets to the Shedd Aquarium in Chicago
Four Rounds of Golf Through 2015 – Morningstar Golfers Club
Reclaimed Wood Coffee Table – Uncommon Woodworks
Four Harley Davidson Museum Passes and Swag Bag- Harley Davidson Museum
Popular Pairing Sampler of Three Olive Oils and Three Balsamic Vinegars – Oro di Oliva
A Pound of Colectivo Coffee
$50 Gift Certificate to Nerloi Salon & Spa
Growler Jug, Free Growler Card and T-Shirt – Ale Asylum
Two Rounds of Mini Golf – Prairieville Park Adventure
Three Tickets to Comedy Sports
Marquette University Athletics Package
Two Tickets to an Upcoming Performance at the Waukesha Civic Theater
Coffee Basket from Broad Street Coffee
Professional Teeth Whitening Certificate – Stephanie Murphy DDS
One Year Family Membership to the Schlitz Audubon Nature Center
Perfect Choice Outdoor Rocking Chair – Birds Choice
Bottle of Rehorst Vodka, GLD Glass and Four Person Tour – Great Lakes Distillery
Evolution Series Disposer – InSinkErator
Ten Tour Tickets to the Milwaukee Brewing Company
One Night Stay in a Studio Suite at The Brewhouse Inn & Suites
$50 Gift Certificate to Any Restaurant at Potawatomi Hotel & Casino
Two Night stay in a Two Bedroom, Two Bath Fully Furnished Suite at the Gaslight & Corcoran Lofts – Mandel Group, Inc.
$50 Gift Certificate to Jackson's Blue Ribbon Pub
Two Certificates to the Victory Garden Initiative's Gardening & Community Organizing Class
Fully Loaded Tool Tote with Two Bottles of Wine and Stemless Wine Glasses – J.H. Findorff & Son Inc.
Two daily kayak, canoe or SUP rental certificates and a MKC T-Shirt – Milwaukee Kayak Company
Three $50 Gift Certificates to Club Brady
Case of Beer from Lakefront Brewery
Minnesota Timberwolves Donation Box
ProDJ100 Headphones and IL100 In-Ear Headphones – Koss Stereophones
Two Certificates for a Two Hour Private Wine Tasting for up to 16 People – Includes Eight Bottles of Wine and Wine Consultant – PRP Wine International
Junior Lake Autographed Photo – The Chicago Cubs
Minnesota Timberwolves Donation Box including a Timberwolves T-shirt, Mini Basketball and Bobblehead of the Timberwolves Mascot, Crunch
7.5 Gallon Stainless Steel Brew Kettle – Brew & Grow
Two 18-Hole Rounds of Golf – Songbird Hills Golf Club
Horse-Drawn Historic Carriage Tour of Mackinac Island for Two - Mackinac Island Carriage Tours
$100 Gift Card to Sears – Sears Auto Centers
This event will attract 150 sustainable developers, architects, contractors, municipalities, green building specialists, recycling specialists, and corporate executives giving your organization the chance to be seen as an environmental leader!
Benefits to donating to the event:
· Receive a tax deductible donation letter for your item
· Social media promotion of your organization and donated item
· Listed as an in-kind donor on the WasteCap website
· Listed as an in-kind donor in WasteCap's monthly newsletters
· Listed on signage as and in-kind donor at the event
Dwayne Sperber with Wudeward Urban Forest Products donated a custom table at last years' Emerald Evening event!
Looks pretty great in the raffle winner's living room!
We are looking for awesome pieces like this to be donated for this years Emerald Evening!
To donate, create reuse art at the event or to share ideas, contact Alex at firstname.lastname@example.org or call (414) 961.1100
Thank you to those who were able to join our:
Free Three Part Deconstruction
Lead by Ted Reiff of the ReUse People of America
You can view the recordings of the webinar's with the following links!