2017 WKB Poster web16th Annual Wine, Kibbles & Bids: Friday, May 5th, 2017

TICKETS AVAILABLE SOON!

  • $75 per person.
  • $900 to sponsor a reserved round table for 10.
  • $500 to be a "Friend of Animals" sponsor and receive 2 event tickets plus your name in our event program. Friend of Animals Sponsor Form

Event Details:

Join us for our 16th Annual Wine, Kibbles & Bids gala and make a difference in the lives of animals!  Enjoy wine and beer tasting, a gourmet dinner, a silent auction with something for everyone, live music by Kelly Cordes and best of all, some special furry guests who will show you how your gifts help animals in need. If you love animals, you won’t want to miss this one-of-a-kind event!  The event is held at the beautiful Gorecki Dining & Conference Center, College of St. Benedict, St. Joseph. map

Wine, Kibbles & Bids is one of the Society’s biggest fundraisers of the year, and its success is vital in order to provide essential needs, enrichment and veterinary care for the 3,000+ animals depending on us at Tri-County Humane Society each year.  Not only will you have a delightful evening out by attending, you will be saving lives!

How You Can Help:

Sponsor the Event:  This is a great way to show your support for animals in our community!  Sponsor tiers range from $500 to $5,000, with each tier including event tickets and various forms of recognition.  The deadline to sponsor this event is March 31st, 2017 in order to receive recognition in our promotional materials.  Details may be found in our 2017 Sponsor Form, or contact Marit Ortega at (320) 252-0896 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Donate a Silent Auction Item:  Our silent auction is one of the highlights of this event, with a wide variety of over 200 unique items to bid on.  Things that we look for include unique pet items, sporting event tickets, vacation packages, catered dinners, quilts, pottery, jewelry, wine baskets, beer baskets, golf packages, photography packages, tickets to concerts, plays and other fine arts, live plants/floral arrangements, garden art, etc...  If  you have something you would like to contribute, please fill out our Silent Auction Donation Form and bring it with your donation to the Tri-County Humane Society.  If you would like us to have a volunteer pick up your donation, call us at (320) 252-0896 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.The deadline for silent auction items is April 23, 2017. 

Donate Wine for our Mystery Wine Cork Pull Game: Bottles may be dropped off at the Tri-County Humane Society right up until the day before the event during our business hours.

Spread the Word!  In addition to attending our event, invite your friends, family, co-workers, and neighbors.  There is nothing better than a room full of people who love animals!

EVENT CONTACTS:

Marit Ortega, Director of Philanthropy (320) 252-0896 Ext. 28, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Kayla Koscielniak, Events & Marketing Coordinator, (320) 252-0896 Ext. 14, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

2016 Event Recap:

A grand time was had by all at our 15th Annual Wine, Kibbles & Bids event - and we raised a record net income of $57,500 for animals in need!

2016 Event Photos, courtesy of Amy Wolfe and Pete Pederson.

2016 Event Sponsors:

"Top Dog" Presenting Sponsors:

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"Silver Tabby" Sponsors:

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"Bronze Canary" Sponsors:

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PHOTOS FROM PREVIOUS YEARS:

2015 Event Photos, courtesy of Kirk Lamb.

2014 Event Photos, courtesy of Lisa Crayford with Country Gallery Photography and Kirk Lamb.