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Join us for a special fundraising event at Carlyle Brewing Company to celebrate Severson Dells and support youth nature education in our community. With your ticket, you will have the opportunity to taste nine samples or get three full pints of delicious Carlyle brews, win door prizes, have light snacks. You can also quiz your friends with local nature and Severson Dells trivia and you will receive a commemorative sample glass. Attendees can also purchase raffle tickets to win a wide range of auction items provided by many of our local businesses. You can put your tickets in for the item(s) you would most like to win. It is sure to be a great night supporting Severson Dells and our mission of connecting people to nature through education and research.


Tickets are no longer for sale online. We look forward to seeing you down at Carlyle!

-  At the door- $40/individual and $75/couple

Auction Item Descriptions

Below are the descriptions of the auction items available at the event this Saturday. You can purchase tickets and then decide where you would like to place your tickets. The more tickets you buy the better your chances! 

Cash or credit/debit cards for ticket purchases are both accepted during the event. 

Grill Master ($1,200 value)

  • Broilermaster Heavy Duty Cast Aluminum Gas Grill 36,000BTU Model H4XN
  • $100 gift card to 640 Meats – gift of Sold on Toni real estate

Donated by Advanced Chimney Systems

Forest Preserves of Winnebago Golf Package ($373 value)

  • Yardage Books (all 3 courses)
  • 2- 6 Packs Commemorative Pro V1 Golf Balls
  • Foursome including cart rental
  • SM7 Gunsmoke Vokey Wedge

Downtown Rockford Staycation ($295 value)

  • 1 night in Jackson’s Urban Retreat- donated by Paul and Karen Sletten
  • $50 Abreo gift card- donated by Paul and Karen Sletten
  • Burpee Museum Family Pass
  • 2 passes to Anderson Gardens
  • 2 Stemless wine glasses
  • Chateau St. Michelle Riesling wine
  • Dreaming Tree Pinot Noir
  • Free game of bowling for two @ Cherry Bowl

Meat Lover’s #1 ($200 value)

Family Fun Staycation ($186 value)

Score with the Ice Hogs ($185 value)

  •  4 tickets to a 2018/2019 game
  • Throw blanket
  • Hossa poster
  • Vinnie Hinostroza signed poster
  • Jeff Glass signed poster
  • Bryan Bickeu signed poster
  • Dog stuffed animal wearing Ice Hogs jersey
  • Fred VanVleet Bobblehead
  • Ice Hogs totebag

Bird Lover’s ($155 value)

Call in Sick and Go for a Ride ($115 value)

  • Bicycle Tune-up
  • T-shirt
  • Bicycle Bell
  • Water Bottle

Donated by Kegel’s Bicycle Store

Tree Cookie Table #1 ($100 value) 

·         Table made from a fallen oak tree located off the trail at Severson Dells with black metal legs.

Donated/Made by: Denise and Dan Delanty

Tree Cookie Table #2 ($100 value) 

·         Table made from a fallen oak tree located off the trail at Severson Dells with white metal legs.

Donated/Made by: Denise and Dan Delanty

Beef-a-Roo ($65 value)

  • $25 gift card
  • T-shirt
  • Famously Delicious Seasoned Salt
  • Reusable Bag
  • Certificates for 2 Milkshakes
  • Frame
  • Serving Plate

Meat Lovers #2 ($100 value)

Love is in the Air ($90 value)

  • Framed color photo of the Love Sculpture by Pritz Photography
  • Bottle of Carnivor Cabernet Sauvignon
  • 2 Wine Glasses
  • Salamone’s North gift certificate- $20
  • When Harry Met Sally DVD

Donated by Denise & Dan Delanty

Fleet Feet Rockford ($58 value)

  • $25 gift card
  • Running socks
  • Hydration tablets
  • T-shirt

Life’s Short, Drink Good Beer ($59 value)

  • Carlyle Boston (empty) and Carrier
  • Carlyle Long-sleeve twill shirt (L)
  • 2 Carlyle Pint glasses
  • $10 Carlyle Gift Card

Rockford Art Deli ($51 value)

  • Art Deli T-shirt (XS)
  • Art Deli Pin
  • 4 Art Deli Magnets
  • Certificate for $5 off of a t-shirt
  • 815 coffee mug
  • 815 stickers

Tee it Up! ($42 value)

  • 2 18-hole Golf Rounds (Valid through 2018 season at Elliot, Ingersoll, Sandy Hollow or Sinnissippi Golf Courses after 10am)
  • 6 Emoji Golf Balls

Donated by: Rockford Park District and Sara Mattson

815 Hometown Jewelry #1 ($45 value)

  • Three-tiered Necklace (short)
  • Earrings

Donated by The Eclectic Jewel

815 Hometown Jewelry ($45 value)

  • Long necklace
  • Earrings

Donated by The Eclectic Jewel

Tom Heflin Severson Dells Lodge Print

                Donated by the family of Brian Leaf