A bottle share benefitting Make-A-Wish® Central and Western NC
The 4th Annual Whales for Wishes Bottle Share will take place in The Barrel Room at Resident Culture Brewing on Sunday, April 22 from 12:00 to 4:00 PM. Just like last year, 100% of the proceeds raised will go to granting the wishes of children in our community through Make-A-Wish® Central and Western NC.
Our goal for 2018 is to raise $18,000.
Last year we raised just over $15,000. Our goal for 2018 is to raise $18,000.
There are three different ways you can donate or contribute to Whales for Wishes.
Can't make it to the event? No problem! You can purchase raffle tickets and enter into our rare beer giveaways. More information here.
If you're in the area, you can purchase a ticket for $20. This gets your access to the bottle share and comes with 5 raffle tickets to enter into whatever baskets you choose.
Every dollar helps in getting us to our $15K goal. You can do a direct, tax-deductible donation to our cause here.
Whales for Wishes is a bottle share and rare beer raffle. Don't know what a bottle share is? No worries! Check out our guide!
This is our 4th year doing the Whales for Wishes bottle share. The highlight of the day will be the hundreds of bottles of rare and hard to find beers that will be opened and shared with the attendees throughout the afternoon. Additionally, we'll be raffling off various gifts baskets, prizes, and rare bottles throughout the event.
Barrel Culture is located in Durham, NC and is known for producing 100% Oak fermented, rustic fruit driven, wild artisanal style ales that marry local terroir and aggressive flavor profiles.
At Resident Culture we brew hop forward IPAs and pale ales, lagers, barrel aged beers, and wild and spontaneously fermented ales. We work with local partners whenever possible to help grow the community of artists, creatives, and farmers.
Grandstand has provided quality products and creative branding for over 17,000 craft breweries, distilleries, restaurants, corporations and businesses since 1988.
D9 Brewing Company, in Lake Norman, NC, was started in 2014 by two engineers and a doctor, with a mission to inspire and support community through the creation of exciting and original crafted ales.
Betsy is a proud Penn State Alumna with a BS in Finance. She's deeply involved with MAW and was the catalyst for W4W in 2015. Call her if you're looking to buy or sell a house!
From breakfast banquets, to box lunches, to intimate served dinners, Famous Toastery has your back! We want to extend our gratitude to them for catering Whales for Wishes 2018!
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BEX is an online craft beer marketplace and beer trading platform where you can trade for rare or hard to find beers and manage your personal beer cellar.
Jon West personally donated on behalf of AddShoppers.
Jason Strein donated on behalf of Icard and Strein Family Dentistry.
Birdsong Brewing Company donated beer and other items to our raffles.
NoDa Brewing Company donated beer and other items to our raffles.
Font Flora donated beer and other items to our raffles.
Trione Family Vineyards donated wine and other items.
Thanks to Eric Gaddy for doing all the photography for Whales for Wishes.
Thanks to Nils Weldy and QCBF for their support promoting Whales for Wishes.
Thanks to Mark and Jill McDowell for their generous donation to Whales for Wishes.
Thanks to the Jones family for their generous donation to Whales for Wishes.
Thanks to InVue for donating electronics for our special raffle baskets.