Fall Fund Drive Gift Guide

posted by Cassie Betten on 10/09/2019

FALL FUND DRIVE 2019 Gift Guide

$12 or more: Community Media Center Membership with basic privileges - Ticket Discounts, Beverages at Wealthy Theatre - Receive CMC Member mailings - Vote in CMC Elections - Club Privileges

$25 FLEXPASS – MAIL ONLY A pair of tickets to ONE show of your choice at any ONE of these venues: Pyramid Scheme, Tip Top Deluxe Bar and Grill, or any of the venues at The Intersection. Some restrictions apply on sell outs and high-ticket items.

$50 FLEXPASS – MAIL ONLY A pair of tickets to one show all THREE of these venues. That’s 50 bucks for a pair of tickets to each The Scheme, Tip Top Deluxe and The Intersection. Again, some show restrictions apply.

$88.10 Limited Edition Merlin Prints Tee

$150 Personal Day Sponsor OR NPO Shoutout: Be a WYCE Personal Day Sponsor! Have your message read on the air on the day of your choice at the top of every hour! Perfect for anniversaries, birthdays, memorials and more! You may also donate your day to your favorite nonprofit

$200 Night on The Town Package

Where to get Dinner?:

GILMORE: Blue Water Grill @ 5180 Northland Drive NE The B.O.B. @ 20 Monroe Ave NW
Bostwick Lake Inn @ 8521 Belding Road NE Flat River Grill @ 201 East Main Street
The Grill Room, The Kriby House, K2 @ 2 Washington
Nick Fink’s @ 3965 West River Drive NE Rose’s @ 550 Lakeside Drive SE 

Harmony Hall @ 401 Stocking Ave NW or Harmony Eastown @ 1551 Lake Dr SE

One Trick Pony @ 136 Fulton St E

Linear @ 1001 Monroe NW


The Ruse Escape Rooms

The Ruse is a completely custom, completely local escape room. We pride ourselves on the fact that we’ve designed and made everything in our rooms by hand. Founded by 3 friends from rural mid-Michigan, The Ruse aims to provide the type of quality, one-of-a-kind experience that can only be found in a small-scale organization. We also specialize in team-building. Partnering with multiple professional leadership and team-building coaches, our mission is to provide large groups and corporate teams with a fun experience that they can immediately translate in a one-hour team-building session in our meeting space. Why not have fun and learn how to improve your team at the same time?! We also offer food and drink catering and private events for groups large enough to require our entire space!


OR Shows:


11/4 MONDAY: WILCO @ 20 Monroe Live

Throughout the past two-plus decades Wilco has won multiple Grammy Awards, released ten studio albums, as well as a trio of albums with Billy Bragg penning music to lyrics by Woody Guthrie. The Chicago sextet continues to be regarded as a live powerhouse, as described by NPR “To see Wilco on stage is to hear the best of the best.”

20 Monroe Live: 11 Ottawa Avenue NW .* WILL CALL* 6:30PM

12/7 SATURDAY: An Evening with The Bad Plus @ Listening Room

Since its outset, iconic trio The Bad Plus has dared to be different, challenging all preconceived notions of jazz. Through a provocative style of arrangements and compositions they call ‘avant-garde populism’, their unique blend of influences, ranging from experimental jazz, indie rock, pop, and classical music has earned this ‘audacious, rule-breaking jazz trio’ (Billboard) a reputation as one of the most universally well-respected bands in jazz today.

Studio Park: 123 Ionia *WILL CALL* 6PM

2/6/2020 THURSDAY: Infamous String Dusters @ St. Cecilia

The Infamous Stringdusters stand out as the rare group who whose dynamic musicianship can be showcased with contemporary artists on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert one night and jamming on the legendary Red Rocks Amphitheatre alongside The Grateful Dead’s Phil Lesh the next.

St Cecilia Music Center: 24 Ransom Ave NE *WILL CALL* 6:30PM

2/11/2020 TUESDAY: The Lumineers with Mt. Joy @ Van Andel Arena

Denver-based indie folk trio who rose to multi-plantium success in the early 2010's. Touring in support of the new album “III” with Mt Joy. 

Van Andel Arena: 130 Fulton St W *PICK UP 711 Bridge ST NW 10AM-6PM* 7PM

2/16/2020 WEDNESDAY: Rosanne Cash @ St. Ceceilia

One of the country’s pre-eminent singer/ songwriters, Rosanne Cash has released 15 albums of extraordinary songs that have earned 4 Grammy Awards and 11 nominations, as well as 21 top 40 hits, including 11 No. 1 singles.

St Cecilia Music Center: 24 Ransom Ave NE *WILL CALL* 7:30PM

2/25/2020 TUESDAY: Chris Thile @ St. Cecilia

Multiple Grammy Award-winner and MacArthur Fellow Chris Thile, a member of Punch Brothers and Nickel Creek, and now the host of the radio program, Live from Here, is a mandolin virtuoso, composer and vocalist.

St Cecilia Music Center: 24 Ransom Ave NE *WILL CALL* 7:30PM

3/12/2020 THURSDAY: Ladysmith Black Mambazo @ Listening Room

For over 50 years, South Africa’s Five Time Grammy Award winners, Ladysmith Black Mambazo has warmed the hearts of audiences worldwide with their uplifting vocal harmonies, signature dance moves and charming onstage banter.

Studio Park: 123 Ionia *WILL CALL* 7:30PM

3/28/2020 SATURDAY: The Steel Wheels @ Listening Room

Virginia-based acoustic roots music collective The Steel Wheels, draws attention to the impeccable harmonies of the four original members. In addition to familiar-to-fans harmonies, The Steel Wheels ventured a little farther out of their known comfort zone for Over The Trees. “This is a bit of an experimental record at times, with new sounds and influences,” Wagler says. “We know where we come from. We are a string band from Virginia, but we are evolving with this album, and we are embracing the future.”

Studio Park: 123 Ionia *WILL CALL* 7:30PM

$300 Business Day Sponsor: 13 mentions on air for your business any day of your choosing.

$881 WYCE VIP Member: Build a playlist on The Guest List with Ben Davey – airs Sunday nights at 11PM Redeem one front row in-studio visit of your choice Get a tour of the station and be first on the list for ticket giveaways!

$1000 Business Week: Your business sponsors a full 5 days of WYCE programming, 65 total on-air mentions.


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