Preview of Silent Auction Items

We invite all of the attendees at the Annual Awards & Appetizer Networking Event to participate in our 1st-ever Silent Auction! 100% of the proceeds will benefit Wisconsin Bakers Association’s new Foundation!

When: Monday, March 13, 2017; 5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.

Where: Midwest Foodservice Expo in Downtown Milwaukee

For those interested in bidding during the Silent Auction, check out this preview of all our available baskets (list will be updated as more baskets come in):


Show your Packer pride with this official signed Green Bay Packers football!

Green Bay Packers Basket: This basket includes an official Green Bay Packers football signed by all players and coaching staff at the beginning of the 2016 regular season!


Chef Jeff Basket #1


Chef Jeff Basket #2

These two baskets, both generously donated by Chef Jeff Igel, include one of his cookbooks and a spice set, complete with two varieties of seasonings: Sweet Mama Original and Sweet Mama Bold.


Get the college basketball experience with this Marquette Men’s Basketball Basket!

Marquette Athletics Basket: Want to enjoy some college basketball? This basket includes (2) lower-level tickets to a Big East Marquette Men’s Basketball Home Game during the 2017-18 season! Also, enjoy some burgers and Bloody Mary’s before or after the game with a $25 gift card to Sobelman’s Pub N Grill!


Mid Vallee Golf Basket: the perfect basket for the golf enthusiast in your life!

Has this winter weather got you stuck in a divot? Do you love spending time on the greens? Thanks to Mid Vallee Golf Course, Inc., we’ve got just the thing for you! This basket includes two certificates for an 18-hole round of golf. Don’t worry, they don’t expire until September 30, 2017!


Enjoy a day at the ballpark with this Milwaukee Brewers Basket!

Milwaukee Brewers Basket: Thank you to the Milwaukee Brewers for generously donating two Club Level Tickets to a 2017 Brewers game at Miller Park. Tickets expire September 28,2017.


Take a home a piece of WBA history with this officially retired Bakery of the Year traveling trophy!

Bakery of the Year Traveling Trophy: Wisconsin Bakers Association’s officially retired Traveling Bakery of the Year trophy (2001-2016) needs a new home!


Try out a 90-day gym membership at one of Wisconsin Athletic Club’s 7 locations

Wisconsin Athletic Club Basket: Includes a 90-day membership at Wisconsin Athletic Club’s state of the art facilities! With 7 locations, 500+ group fitness classes and complimentary lockers and towels, this basket has everything you need to get in shape! Available in either a single or family membership (valid for non-members only).


International Delights Basket

Thank you to Abel and Shafer, Inc. for donating this delicious-looking International Delights Basket. Full of snacks, beverages and other goodies from around the globe, this scrumptious basket is sure to hit the spot!


Enjoy a lovely meal at the Bartolotta restaurant of your choosing!

Bartolotta Restaurant Group Basket: Treat yourself to $100 worth of delicious food at any of The Bartolotta restaurants! Not redeemable at Pizzeria Piccola, Northpoint, Harbor House, Pier Wisconsin, Boerner Botanical Gardens or The Grain Exchange. Not valid on Saturdays or holidays. Certificates expire March 13, 2018.


Enjoy the Wisconsin State Fair and it’s iconic dessert with the Wisconsin State Fair & Original Cream Puffs basket

Wisconsin State Fair & Original Cream Puffs Basket: Enjoy the best of what the Wisconsin State Fair has to offer! Includes admission tickets to the 2017 State Fair, cream puff certificates, an insulated Original Cream Puff tote & more!


Get the VIP treatment and some great Admirals merchandise with this basket

Milwaukee Admirals Basket: the Milwaukee Admirals VIP Package includes 4 tickets to an Admirals game, dinner for four prior to the game, an autographed item and a Zamboni ride for a member of your group! Also included is an Admirals shirt, beanie, water bottle, and commemorative hockey puck and mini-hockey stick.


Whether you’re hungry for brunch, lunch or dinner, the Saz’s basket is sure to delight your taste buds

Saz’s Basket: Includes (4) Champagne Brunch for Two Gift Cards and (2) $25 gift cards to Saz’s State House Restaurant!


Show your love for the Water Park Capital of the World with this Wisconsin Dells Basket!

Wisconsin Dells Visitors Bureau Basket: Includes a 1-night stay at Great Wolf Lodge in Wisconsin Dells (water park passes included!). This basket also includes a array of Wisconsin Dells products including a mug, phone wallet, lunch tote, Rubik’s cube, sticky notes, travel office kit, portable power bank, and micro buff mini!


This Sprecher Basket is the perfect brewery experience for two!

Sprecher Brewing Company Basket: Includes (2) 4-packs of Russian Imperial Stout, two pint glasses and two brewery tour passes.


Enjoy a night out on the town with this $50 Potawatomi Food & Beverage gift card!

Potawatomi Hotel & Casino Basket: Includes a $50 Food & Beverage Gift Card. Gift card redeemable at 7 restaurants, (Bella Italiana, The Buffet, Canal Street Café, Dream Dance Steak, The Fire Pit Sports Bar & Grill, Menomonee Valley Food Court, Ruyi) Stone Creek Coffee, Sweet Grass Gift Shop and the Potawatomi Hotel. Must be 21 years old to consume alcohol and to make a hotel reservation.


More more information and to register for the Annual Awards & Appetizers Networking Evening, click here.