The Oriental Institute Young Professional Leaders present

Wine and Beer through Ancient History: A Scavenger Hunt

Thursday, October 16 
6:30-9:30 p.m.
Oriental Institute, 1155 E 58th Street, Chicago, IL 60616

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Young Professional Leaders invites you to join us for a fundraiser benefiting the Oriental Institute Museum Feature Exhibits.  The night will bring together our community in support of refreshing the galleries with feature exhibits that allow Museum Staff to present rarely seen artifacts from the Oriental Institute’s extensive collection or explore a unique topic.

At this evening reception, guests will enjoy:

  • Open Great Lakes Brewing Co. Beer and Wine Bar
  • Delicious Bites from Gold’n Pear Catering and Medici
  • Taste an exclusive brew from a 5,000-year-old Sumerian beer recipe recreated by Great Lakes Brewing Co. & Oriental Institute scholars
  • Scavenger hunt through the Museum’s galleries paired with a wine and beer tasting from regions in corresponding galleries and other ancient empires

Ticket Costs
$40 Members in advance
$50 Non-members in advance
$150 for a four-person team in advance
$60 for all at door based on availability
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How to play:

  • Teams of two to four people will pick up a game card at registration
  • The card will lead you through a set of critical thinking challenges, tastings and activities in the Museum’s galleries
  • Game concludes when you finish your game card or by 9:00 pm

First four teams to correctly complete hunt will win prizes. 

  • A gift of a Young Professional Leader membership at the Oriental Institute
  • 2 Tickets to a performance at the The Chicago Lyric Opera 
  • Haircut at Nomobo Salon
  • 4 General Admission Tickets to the Field Museum
  • 2 Tickets to performance of King Lear at Chicago Shakespeare Theater
  • 4 General Admission Tickets to the Shedd Aquarium
  • 4 General Admission Tickets to the Adler Planetarium
  • 2 Tickets to any one production The Upstairs Concierge or Stop.Reset. at Goodman Theatre
  • Signed Player Photo of Dayan Viciedo from Chicago White Sox
  • 4 General Admission Tickets keepsakes booklet to Driehaus Museum
  • A $30 gift certificate to Gino's East of Chicago

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