Zombie Apocalypse 2012!


 Saturday, October 27,2012

3:00pm – 5:00pm

Arbor Brewing Company

Ann Arbor, MI

Make sure to purchase your tickets By Monday October, 22nd


The event includes:

• A beer tasting of eight Arbor Brewing Company Beers (2 oz servings)
• Selection of 5 different appetizers
• Selection of non alcoholic beverages
• Darts Tournament


Dine & Donate

Once you’ve survived the Zombie Apocalypse! you’ll need to refuel and relax!  Our friends at four great local restaurants are supporting Binc with a dine & donate offer on Oct. 27 (good only on this date).

• Participating Restaurants:  Grizzly Peak, Jolly Pumpkin, Blue Tractor and Lena


•  How it works:  Each restaurant will donate 10% of your food and beverage (including alcohol) purchase back to Binc. A dine & donate voucher must accompany your order.


Dine & Donate voucher
Vouchers will also be available at the beer tasting event.

Great way to extend the afternoon or for those who are not able to make the beer tasting but want to come downtown and support the Binc Foundation on a Saturday evening.

Premiums include:

$30 ticket ($15 is tax-deductible)
• One pint of the Ingram Content Group tap beer
• Engraved souvenir pint glass thanks to Raymond-James financial advisor Susan Franke
• Book from Chronicle Books
• Happy Hour price beer coupon (1/2 off)

$100 ticket ($60 is tax-deductible)

• All of the above, plus two movie passes to the Michigan Theater ($20 value)
• A bottle of wine



ITEM #1:  Baking with Barbara
Includes a personal demonstration and instruction in how to make three types of biscotti.  After learning Barbara’s secrets to perfect biscotti, you will take home generous samples of each type and a biscotti cookbook.  For up to four participants.
Starting Bid:  $100 (estimated value:  PRICELESS)


ITEM #2:  Gourmet Catered Dinner for Four
Includes a  gourmet three course meal prepared by chef Mark Brown (formerly Tastebuds Catering) in your home or other location. Included are four bottles of wine (2 red & 2 white) & a floral arrangement to set the stage for a great evening with friends.
Starting Bid:  $150 (retail value:  $365)


ITEM #3:  Detroit Tigers Fan  Basket
Includes a framed 8×10 autograph of Delmon Young the MVP of the ALCS & a giant Old English “D” Fathead.  Go Tigers!
Starting Bid:  $60 (retail value:  $120)


ITEM #4:  Detroit Pistons Ticket Package
Includes four tickets to the Monday, November 26th, 2012 game versus the Portland Trail Blazers at the Palace (Section 111, Row R, Seats 9-12)
Starting Bid:  $50  (retail value:  $200)
BUY IT NOW* Option:  $220


ITEM #5:  Night on the Town in Ann Arbor
Enjoy an evening out in Ann Arbor with a $25 gift card to Sava’s for dinner, two tickets to the Michigan Theater, and finish off the evening with a $25 gift card to Mainstreet Ventures (perfect for a delectable dessert at La Dolce Vita). This package also includes some Ann Arbor themed items and a $10 gift card to the Peaceable Kingdom.
Starting Bid:  $40 (retail value: $100)


ITEM #6:  Gladwin Center Rental
Reserve the Gladwin Center for one evening for up to 50 people for a special event (sorry, no weddings). This beautifully remodeled ‘barn’ includes a fireplace, full kitchen and stage. The perfect location for your meeting or party.
Starting Bid:  $150 (retail value:  $300)
BUY IT NOW* Option:  $350


ITEM #7:  Beauty Loves Company Basket
Girls Night Out Makeup party for up to six participants, complete with wine and snacks.  Get ready for a great evening learning about and experimenting with Trish McEvoy products at Lily Grace Cosmetics. In addition, 10% of purchases during the consultation will be donated back to the Foundation.
Starting Bid:  $175 (retail value:  $450)


ITEM #8:  Treat Yourself Well Health & Wellness Basket
Need a break!  Then this is the basket for you.  Enjoy a reflexology healing session with Greg Knollmeyer at the Sprial Chi Center, then head over to Oasis Hot Tub Gardens for a one hour soak. An assortment of wellness items fill out this basket.
Starting Bid:  $40 (retail value:  $90)
BUY IT NOW* Option:  $100


ITEM #9:  Family Game Night
Start a family game night tradition in your home! Begin with pizza from Domino’s ($25 gift card), the perfect accompaniment to your new board games (Wits & Wagers Family and Say Anything) and fun game books.  The fun doesn’t stop when the games are over – the basket also includes a wide selection of children’s & young adult books, a $10 iTunes card and a gift card with $10 to Peaceable Kingdom.  This basket is sure to please everyone in the family.
Starting Bid:  $65 (retail value $140+)
BUY IT NOW* Option:  $165


ITEM #10:  Made in Michigan Basket
Sample the best of our state, with an assortment of goodies from MI General Store.  The basket includes an assortment of nut mixes, homemade local jam, Michigan grown popcorn, taffy from the UP, sparkling wine from L. Mawby vineyards in Traverse City, a “Say Yes to Michigan” t-shirt and decal for your car,  a cookbook by Ann Arbor’s  Eve Aronoff and other surprises for your Pure Michigan enjoyment.
Starting Bid:  $40 (retail value $100)


ITEM #11:  Home Design Inspiration Basket
Draw inspiration and color into your home with a breathtaking Motawi art tile. To further inspire we have a great autographed Sabrina Soto decorating book for you!
Starting Bid:  $70 (retail value $143)


ITEM #12:  Zombie Survival Basket
Yes the Zombies are Coming! If you purchase this basket you will be able to be calm and carry on because you will have all the necessary supplies to survive the Binc Zombie Apocalype!  The basket includes three days of emergency rations, safety supplies, zombie fighting training games (The Walking Dead  & Zombies!!!), a CDC issued Zombie outbreak t-shirt & many other items that every survivalist will need.
Starting Bid:  $70 (retail value $140)
But if the Zombies are coming –  the basket is PRICELESS !


ITEM #13:  Arbor Brew Mug Club Membership
When you survive the Zombie Apocalypse! you may want to buy yourself a beer.  We have you covered with an Arbor Brewing Company Mug Club membership.
Starting Bid:  $50 (retail value $100)


ITEM #14:  Wine and Cheese Basket 
Are you looking for some help with your holiday entertaining?  We have the answer!  Enjoy a sumptuous cheese platter from Morgan & York that’s sure to please any crowd.  Along with the great cheese selection we can help you start the party off right with a bottle of Villa Pozzi Nero d’Avola & Domaine de Millet Cotes de Gascogne 2011.
Starting Bid:  $40 (retail value $80)


ITEM #15:  We Love Our Indie Bookstore Basket
Love to Read?  Then Nicola’s Books basket has you from cover to cover.  The basket includes a wide selection of books, sure to please all the readers in your life.  We’ve included some extras to make your winter reading all the more comfy. Make sure to stop by Nicola’s store to support your local “Indie” store.
Starting Bid:  $60  (retail value:  $187)

ITEM #16:  Fall Treats from Trader Joe’s Basket
If you haven’t made it out to the apple orchard yet, then Trader Joe’s harvest themed basket has all things apple you have been craving.  The basket includes cinnamon apple snack sticks, country pumpkin spice granola, dark chocolate almonds, pumpkin butter, pumpkin pancake mix, caramel sauce, pumpkin spice rooibos tea & spiced cider.
Starting Bid:  $15 (retail value:  $28)

ITEM #17:  Munchkin Zombies Games
Shuffle and shamble your way to victory with the Munchkin Zombies courtesy of PSI.  In this game you and your friends are zombies, kicking down doors and eating brains.  The “monsters” your’re attacking our people some helpless and some hazardous, with a few rogue zombies thrown in.  The armor is whatever you’ve blundered across during your lurching search for brains.
Starting Bid:  $20 (retail value:  $45)
BUY IT NOW* Option:  $55


See an item you must have but can’t make it to the event? No Problem!
Contact the Binc Foundation via info@bincfoundation.org for a proxy bid sheet.


*BUY IT NOW Option is only available at the event.