2019 Night in the Stacks Raffle Packages

Raffle tickets can be purchased in advance online or at the event. Raffle entrants need not be present to win. Winners are announced at the event but those not in attendance receive notification by end of day on Monday, April 8. Ticket prices: 1/$25, 3/$60, and 8/$100. Proceeds benefit education and innovation at Chicago Public Library.

Star Trekking – $3,800
Get out of this world with a trip on us.

Zipcar – One-year membership to Zipcar and $35 driving credit
United Airlines – Two (2) first-class ticket vouchers
Orbitz – $500 gift certificate
Palmer House – Overnight stay for two (2) nights at the Palmer House with History is Hot tour for two (2)
Lo & Sons – One (1) Cambridge bag

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Blade Running – $2,400
More fit than fit is our motto.

Chicago Athletic Clubs – 3-month All-Access membership to CAC
Sassoon Salon – Complimentary cut, color, and treatment. Valid Tuesday, Wednesday, or Thursday and expires 7/5/2019
Myofit PT – 60-min. fitness class for a group of friends. Choose from Pilates, bootcamp, yoga, or a combination of all three. Light refreshments provided
Divvy Bikes – Gift certificate for one-year membership
Salt Fitness Bucktown – 1-month membership to Salt
East Bank Club – two (2) guest passes and $50 Gift Card to Maxwell’s
Barry’s Boot Camp – Certificate for one(1) 10-class pack. Must be redeemed within 30 days of receipt
Shred415 – One (1) month unlimited pass
CorePower Yoga – One (1) month of unlimited yoga at any CorePower Yoga studio
Barre Code Chicago – Certificate for 5-pack classes
Flywheel Sports – Certificate for five (5) classes
Soul Cycle – Certificate for three (3) classes
Studio Three – Certificate for 5-class package. Expires 7/5/2019
Skin Studio – Gift card for either an Enhanced Custom Facial or $150.00 to Skin Studio
Fleet Feet – $50 gift voucher
Chicago Stand-Up Paddle Board – weekday lesson package for one (1)
Alexandra Marks Jewelry – Private Jewelry Event at Wicker Park boutique for you and ten (10) friends. Includes $150 gift certificate and private shopping experience (with stylists on hand), 15% off the either store for all guests, and bubbly for all

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Far Out Family Fun – $2,100
A galactic package full of family fun for everyone.

Chicago History Museum – Core 4 Membership: includes unlimited free admission to museum and research center, discount on all museum programs, tours and events, access to museum parking lot with membership card, and additional member benefits
Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum – One-year Family Membership
Brookfield Zoo – Six (6) all-inclusive passes to Brookfield Zoo (parking included)
Kohl Children’s Museum – One (1) Family Pass for four (4) to Kohl Children’s Museum
Field Museum – Four (4) general admission tickets to the Field Museum
Shedd Aquarium – Four (4) admission tickets to the Shedd Aquarium and priority entry to exhibits
Chicago’s Fabulous FountainsPrivate walking tour of Chicago fountains with award-winning journalist Greg Borzo for up to 15 people and one (1) autographed copy of his award-winning book, Chicago’s Fabulous Fountains
Chicago Architecture Foundation
– Four (4) Downtown Chicago Walking Tour passes
Chicago Botanic Garden – One-year Garden membership to Chicago Botanic Garden
Randolph Street Market – Two season (2) passes good for two (2) guests each for the 2019 Randolph Street Market
Chicago Pizza Tours – Gift certificate for two (2) tickets aboard Chicago Pizza Tours’ Original Chicago Pizza Tour
Little Beans Café – One (1) five (5) visit pass, good at Chicago and Evanston locations. No expiration!
Dinkles Bakery – Certificate for one (1) 8-inch decorated buttercream iced cake
Ork Posters & Neighborly – One 24”x 36” Chicago neighborhood map with wood mount and $25 certificate to Neighborly
Sprinkles – Certificate for one dozen freshly bakes, handcrafted Sprinkles cupcakes

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Astronomic Gastronomy – $2,100
A food fix that will take the interstellar culinary aficionado’s taste buds to the stars!

Chef Aram Reed – Exclusive offer of a private cooking class for two (2) with Chef Aram Reed!
Lettuce Entertain You – $200 gift card to Mon Ai Gabi
Hubbard Inn – $150 gift certificate
Flemings – $150 gift card
BLVD – $150 gift certificate
Four Corners – $100 certificate to Happy Hour Event at West End
Cooper’s Hawk Winery – Lux tasting for four (4)
Giant – $100 gift certificate
Park Grill – $100 gift certificate
Ranalli’s – $100 gift certificate
Hog Salt – $100 gift certificate
II Portcellino – $100 gift card
Lyfe Kitchen – $80 gift certificate
Rosebud Restaurants – $75 gift card
Remington’s – $50 gift certificate
Pasta Pappone – Certificate for six (6) packs of gourmet flavored pasta
Lou Malnati’s – $50 gift certificate to Lou Malnati’s
Levy Restaurants – $50 gift card to Jake Melnick’s
Foxtrot Chicago – Old Fashioned gift package
Pizza City, USA – Two (2) tickets to a Pizza City USA Coach Tour and a copy of Pizza City USA: 101 reasons Why Chicago is America’s Greatest Pizza Town by the Hungry Hound, Steve Dolinsky

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Games of the Galaxy – $2,000
Catch the hottest games from the best teams in the galaxy!

Chicago Tribune Sports Bundle – One (1) Allen Robinson autographed football, a Cubs “W” flag, and one (1) copy of each Chicago Tribune Decade by Decade Sports History Books. The Chicago Tribune sports writers and editors have compiled vintage and contemporary photographs, articles, newspaper headlines, game-by-game record, and more into a set of comprehensive volumes that illuminate the long, rich history of the Cubs, Sox, Bears, Bulls and Hawks. Perfect for the history buff or sports fanatic in your life!
Chicago Bulls – Four (4) tickets to a Chicago Bulls season game: Section 101, row 17, seats 5, 6, 7, 8
Chicago Cubs – Two (2) tickets to May 8, 2019 Chicago Cubs vs. Miami Marlins seated in section 216, row 17, seats 24 & 25
Chicago White Sox – Four (4) tickets to Chicago White Sox vs. Kansas City Royals on Tuesday, April 16 at 7.10 pm.
Chicago Bears – Limited-edition photo autographed by Akiem Hicks, Leonard Floyd, Mitchell Trubisky, Jordan Howard, Eddie Jackson
Chicago Red Stars – Four (4) corner-kick tickets to any 2019 (April-September) Chicago Red Stars home game
Chicago Wolves – Two (2) tickets to a Chicago Wolves 2019-2020 season game. Seasons to dates to be announced.
London House – One-night stay for two (2) at London House
Lo & Sons – One (1) women’s OMG bag
Dutch & Doc’s – $50 gift card
IV Me Wellness + Performance – Certificate for hydration, Vitamin C and electrolytes treatment to boost immune system, energy levels, and overall health. Super B12 shot and oxygen therapy included
Arlington International Racecourse – A Day at the Races: six (6) general admission tickets. Can be redeemed anytime during 2019 racing season, with exception of Derby Day, Mother’s Day, Father’s Day, Independence Day Celebration, and International Festival of Racing. All dates subject to availability

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Shooting Stars – $1,600
Shoot for the moon and play in the stars with this best of Chicago theatre package

Chicago Humanities Festival – One (1) Benefactor Membership to the Chicago Humanities Festival and tickets to see Melinda Gates: The Moment of Lift on April 27
Chicago Public Library – One-hour tour for ten (10) of the Chicago theatre archives in Chicago Public Library’s Special Collections lead by theatre archivist, Sarah Zimmerman, and curated to your interest. Winner must schedule the tour on a mutually agreed upon date. Expires April 2020.
Black Ensemble Theatre – Two (2) gold certificates. Good for performances on Thursdays at 7:30pm or Saturdays at 3:30pm. Expires 1-2020
Nuns4Fun – Certificate for two (2) to one of the three possible shows: Late Nite Catechism, Bible Bingo, Christmas Bings
Lifeline Theatre – Certificate for two (2) tickets to a MainStage or KidSeries performance at Lifeline Theatre
Mercury Theatre Chicago – Gift certificate for two (2) tickets to Little Shop of Horrors, March 1 – April 28
Goodman Theatre – Two (2) tickets to The Winter’s Tale, May 4, 2019 – June 9, 2019
Joffery Ballet – Voucher for two (2) tickets to Across the Pond, running April 24-May 25 at the Auditorium Theatre. Voucher is good for best available price, level “B” seating. Expires May 6, 2019
Redtwist Theatre – Two (2) tickets to a 2018-2019 performance, excluding opening night, closing weekend, or extensions. Valid March 17, 2019-August 3, 2019
First Floor Theatre – Two (2) tickets to Chicago Premier of I’m  Gonna Pray For You So Hard at First Floor Theatre. Performance dates are April 20, 2019-May 18, 2019
Laugh Factory – Two (2) VIP tickets to Laugh Factory performance
iO Theatre – Four (4) tickets to any select show in cabaret theatres and select show in the Del Close and Mission theatres
Chicago Symphony Orchestra – Two (2) Main Floor, Lower Balcony or Best Available ticket to a Tuesday, Thursday, or Friday Evening or Friday Matinee Chicago Symphony Orchestra performance during the 2018-2019 season
The Annoyance Theatre – Two (2) ticket vouchers for two (2) tickets to any show. Expires April 30, 2020
The Dinner Detective – Valid for one (1) admission for Dinner Detective show

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All Things Out of This World – $1,400
Fire up the DeLorean and glimpse the future with this phantasmal experience package

avec – Dinner for Two (2) at avec: avec’s Chef de Cuisine, Perry Hendrix will hand select his favorite dishes for an unforgettable meal for two, paired with wines chosen by Partner and Sommelier, Eduart Seitan
Carl Sandburg Literary Awards Dinner Collection – Collection of 80 autographed books from honored guest authors of the 2018 Carl Sandburg Literary Awards Dinner
Pitchfork Music Festival – Two (2) 3-day Plus+ passes to Pitchfork Music Festival July 19-21
Kate Spade – Private Shopping Party! Enjoy a private shopping party for you and two friends with sips & snacks, plus 15% off any full-priced purchase
Chicago Ideas – One (1) 2019 Spark Membership
Museum of Science and Industry – One (1) Family Membership
Chicago Skydeck – Four (4) tickets to the Chicago Skydeck valid SUnday-Thursday
Float Sixty – A gift card for one (1) 60-minute float to experience the relaxing practice of being buoyant in approximately 10 inches of water in a solution of 1,000 pounds of magnesium sulfate
Lookingglass Theatre – Voucher for two (2) tickets to Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein May 8–August 4
Chicagoland Games: Dice Dojo – Two themed games from Dice Dojo’s prime selection. Shadowrun: Crossfire—cooperative board game set in the setting made famous by the classic RPG, Shadowrun; and, Grifters: Nexus—a competitive card game set in a dystopian sci-fi city where the players are competing crime lords.
The Plant Chicago – Two (2) tickets to a comprehensive Introduction to Aquaponics workshop lead by Eric Weber, Plant Chicago’s Technology Coordinator. Learn about the science behind indoor growing and why this method of farming will be integral to urban food security!
Sleeping Village – Four (4) concert tickets to Just Us Gals on April 18

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“I love you.” “I know.” – $1,400
Take the Han Solo to your Leia out for a special night among the stars – the tab is on us. 

Gather Restaurant – Interactive dinner for two (2) at Gather’s Chef’s Counter where the culinary team with create a custom menu specifically suited to your taste, based on the flavors of the season, and accompanied by a perfectly paired wine experience. Reservations required. Sunday – Thursday.
Lollapalooza – Two (2) 4-day General Admission passes to 2019 Lollapalooza (August 1-4)
Chicago Athletic Association – One-night stay with a $100 credit to Cindy’s rooftop restaurant
Second City – Two (2) tickets to Second City’s resident stages
The Driehaus Museum – Two (2) admission passes for general admission to the Driehaus Museum
Eataly – Two (2) seats for Demonstration Cooking Class at La Scuola
Steppenwolf Theatre Company – Two (2) tickets to any one (1) performance in the 2019-2020 Subscription Series
Music Box Theatre – Movie package, which includes admission for two (2) with one (1) popcorn and one (1) soda pass
Blue Door Kitchen – certificate for $150
Sleeping Village – Four (4) concert tickets to the following shows: Night Beats on April 12 (two tickets), Pixel Group on April 13 (two tickets)

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