Slay-A-Thon : Make-A-Wish Foundation Benefit
12-hours spent with fellow Whedonverse fans watching episodes of Buffy
the Vampire Slayer and Angel, silent and live auctions of goodies, games
and raising money for the Make-A-Wish Foundationģ of Illinois.
"Don't worry, don't be nervous. Do what I do, just picture yourself
June 21, 2014
Dave & Busterís Gold Coast
1030 N. Clark Street Chicago , IL Ė 60610
the link for information on the location and directions.
We start taking people in to register your donations and get you rolling
with your raffle tickets at 11 am. We start the episodes around 12 but
never hold us to being on time! You can come whenever you want as the
event is all day till midnight. Or come just for the live auction!
Food & Drink:
We have a bar and wait staff within the room to be available to everyone
with Dave & Busterís awesome menu! Just remember to tip your bartender
and wait staff like a true slayer!
Dave and Busterís validate parking for the lots provided for guests. The
rate generally is 7 bucks for 10 hours!
Guests under the age of 21 (legal drinking age) must be accompanied by a
parent or guardian (a person 25 years of age or older who agrees to be
responsible for the conduct and safety of the underage guests).
One parent or guardian can accompany up to a
maximum of four underage guests.
Underage guests must remain with their
parent/guardian. The other guests appreciate this and D&Bís insurance
carrier requires it.
Participation in Slay-A-Thon:
The Slay-A-Thon is free to anyone who wants to attend. We watch
episodes of "Buffy the Vampire Slayer" and "Angel", music videos, have
games and auctions. Attendees are encouraged to make a donation as well
as getting others to sponsor them like a real marathon would.
You are can use our donation sheet just
click the link. We take cash, checks made out to The Make-A-Wish
Foundation, credit cards and PayPal for donations.
Donations are fun to get! Ask your friends, co-workers and if your
company has a matching plan use it! It is a tax deduction and everyone
640 N. LaSalle Drive
Chicago, Illinois 60654
Make checks payable to:
We have 2 silent auctions and one exciting live auction during the
event. The silent auctions are out during the event with signup sheets
to bid and the schedule will tell you when they end! The live auction is
some of the cool and rare items that we will have and you get to yell
out bids till we have a winner!
We also take cash, checks, credit cards and PayPal for your purchases!
Trivia Showdown ~ Think you know the Whedonverse well? Test your skills
in a 25 person elimination trivia for the shows of the Whedonverse. Last
one standing wins a prize!
Whedonary ~ this is a new game we will demo at the event and 10 people
can play. Buzz in when you can name the character on the screen and the
team with the most named wins!
Things to bring to Slay-A-Thon!
You and anyone you can bring to help spread the Buffy love!
Your donation sheet and donations (Most donations gets a prize
Items you want to donate to the event for next year or our
A camera or video camera as we like to see all the pictures of
people enjoying the event!
Spare Change! Why? Cause you get to throw it at the screen for
your favorite moments!
Cash, Checks and Credit Cards!
Valid ID like a driverís license.
The Make-A-Wish Foundation grants the wishes of children with
life-threatening medical conditions to enrich the human experience with
hope, strength, and joy.