Wearin the green 2016 Auction Items

We’re extremely excited for the annual Wearing’ the Green on Saturday, March 5, 2016.

It is not too late to buy tickets for the event. Get your tickets here! 

Admission tickets are required to bid on auction items and you can bid on items from a mobile location starting 6:00 PM the night of the vent. The full list of auction items will be available soon. Take a look at these key items which will be auctioned off at the event.

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2016 Wearin’ the Green Catalog

2016 Online Bidding Instructions

2016 Games and Raffles

2016 Complete List of Auction Items


Here are some key Auction Items that you will want to bid on! Download the Complete list or the 2016 Catalog to discover more!

Set your sights on this phenomenal chance to golf at Medinah Country Club:

Hit Me With Your Best Shot! Now this is an amazing opportunity1 for any golf enthusiast! Enjoy a round of golf at Medinah Country Club – one of the most prominent private clubs in the United States! Winner will receive a round of golf for 3 people on your choice of Medinah Country Club’s historic course No. 3, which has played host to numerous major championships and prestigious international golf events, including the PGA championship and the Ryder Cup in 2012, or newly redesigned Course No. 1. This is your chance to putt on the same greens as Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson. Round out your day with lunch at the clubhouse. Fore!

Thank you to Julie Zielke and John McGaw for their generous support of Wearin’ the Green!

Come bid on 2 Discovery Cove Dolphin Swim Day Resort Passes.

Discovery Cove, Orlando’s one-of-a-kind tropical hideaway, features interaction with dolphins, birds, fish and rays in an all-inclusive setting. Attendance is limited to 1,000 guests per day at this reservations-only adventure, setting it apart from the other Orlando attractions. Your Dolphin Swim Day Resort Package includes: a reserved 30-minute dolphin interaction; snorkeling with thousands of tropical fish and rays in The Grand Reef; encounters with playful otters and curious marmosets in Freshwater Oasis; hand feeding exotic birds in a free-flight aviary; relaxing on pristine beaches and floating along the scenic Wind-away River; freshly prepared breakfast and lunch and unlimited snacks, drinks and alcoholic beverages; lockers, sunscreen, snorkel gear, changing facilities; and all day self parking at Discovery Cove. Also includes unlimited admission to SeaWorld and Aquatica SeaWorld’s Waterpark in Orlando for 14 consecutive days around the date of reservation. This is a more than $900 value!

Thank you to SeaWorld Parks & Resorts Orlando for making this generous donation to Wearin’ the Green for the 2nd year in a row!

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Were you bummed when tickets to Adele sold out in an instant? No problem! The Wearin’ the Green Team has got you covered. Come to Wearin’ the Green and bid on 2 BOX SEAT TICKETS to see Adele Live 2016 on Monday, July 11 at the United Center.



If you ? country music and ? Austin, TX, this is the package for you:

iHeartCountry Festival in Austin on Saturday, 3April 30 – Country Music’s biggest stars come together in the live music capital of the world for one big night! You and a guest will get away to one of America’s top 10 weekend destinations and attend the sold out 2016 iHeartCountry Festival. This year’s star studded line up features Zac Brown Band, Miranda Lambert, Lee Brice, Keith Urban, Florida Georgia Line, Brett Eldredge, Chris Young, Sam Hunt, Thomas Rhett & Cole Swindell! Trip includes gift card towards airfare and a two night stay at the Westin Austin Downtown.

Thank you to iHeartRadio and Bob and Aimee Milhizer for this amazing package! We are so grateful!


Enjoy a four-day Fall getaway in a historic home in South Haven, MI!

Just two hours from Chicago, the house offers 5 bedrooms,12549112_531762720318834_5819515250632332016_n 3 full baths, a modern kitchen, a large yard, and easy access to a wooded park and to Lake Michigan. Enjoy fun outdoor activities, such as bicycling on the nearby Kal-Haven trail, hiking in one of several state parks, and apple picking and hayrides at local orchards and farms. The quaint town of South Haven–a short walk away–boasts a large farmer’s market, shopping, and restaurants. Perfect for a family get together or for two families to share. Spectacular sunsets included! Choose either Thursday, September 29th – Sunday, October 2nd OR Thursday, October 13th – Sunday, October 16th.

Many thanks to the Scanlan Family for their generous donation of this beautiful home! ☘☘☘



Get ready to bid so you can pack your bags and head up north on this fabulous trip:

Northern Michigan Retreat – Enjoy a 5 night stay in a beautiful and spacious 3 bedroom, 3 bath condo on Lake Charlevoix with gorgeous views and direct access to the water anytime between mid-September 2016 and the end of April 2017 (excluding New Year’s weekend). This condo is a 10 minute walk to Boyne City, which offers great restaurants and shops, and a 15 minute drive to the Boyne Mountain Ski Resort, pictured below, which in addition to offering skiing also has an awesome indoor water park and snow tubing. This package also includes a $100 gift card to Cafe Santé, a European-style bistro in the heart of Boyne City. Take a day trip to Traverse City and enjoy a VIP Tour & Wine Tasting for up to 6 people at Chateau Chantal Winery, located on the stunning Old Mission Peninsula.

Thank you to Jen and Ryan Trautman and Chateau Chantal Winery for their generous donations to the Wearin’ the Green auction!



Fall is Better at the Lake.

Enjoy a family weekend of leaf peeping, apple picking, 12509713_525816990913407_2372603338382465681_nhay rides, cider donuts, and corn mazes at Lake Beulah, WI. About a 2 hour drive from Chicago, this quaint lakefront 4 bedroom cottage sleeps up to 9 people. It is 3 miles from the Elegant Farmer, known for its award winning apple pie in a bag and its Autumn Harvest Weekend. Package includes a 2 night stay at the cottage on a mutually agreed upon weekend between September 9 and October 30, 2016. Package also includes admission for 4 people to Green Meadows Petting Farm, a nearby attraction where kids can milk cows, hold kittens and ducklings, play on a jungle gym made from a combine and generally have a great time.

A big thank you to Mary Kate and Brian Daly and Green Meadows Petting Farm.

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Four golfers to play the 18 hole course at Rich Harvest Farms 12540910_527232567438516_5584223190960543433_nincluding caddy, food/beverage, driving range, clubhouse and viewing of nationally recognized car collection. Rich Harvest Farms, located in Sugar Grove, Illinois – host of the 2012 Solheim Cup, 2015 Palmer Cup and 2017 Men’s and Women’s NCAA Championships. Golf Digest 100 Greatest Courses and one of Golf Digest 75 of Americas Toughest Courses. Group must be accompanied by Rich Harvest member – Jeff Piejak. Valid for the 2016 season only.

Thank you to Jeff and Jackie Piejak for their generous donation to the Wearin’ the Green auction!




Thanks to our generous sponsors who help make Wearin’ the Green possible!



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