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YOUR OFFICIAL GUIDE

TO THE

16TH ANNUAL

GOLDEN BEAR BASH! 

Thank you for supporting the Upper Arlington Education Foundation. 

With your help, the UA+Ed is able to provide meaningful opportunities to students in our schools.

WRISTBAND PICK UP

Wristbands serve as “tickets” to the Bash.  You may pick up your wristbands at Street Sotheby’s International Realty (2126 Tremont Center) in the Tremont Center this Friday 9/2 from 10AM to 4PM or Saturday 9/3 from 9AM to Noon. If these times do not work for your schedule - don’t worry - your wristbands will be waiting for you at the Barn.

 

REGISTER ON QTEGO

QTEGO is the official Golden Bear Bash mobile auction bidding site. Be sure to register before you arrive so you can: 

  • Bid on amazing auction items 

  • Purchase drink tickets (see more details below)

  • Preview the LIVE auction packages 

Please note that purchases at the Bash will appear as QTEGO on your credit card statement.

 

YOUR ARRIVAL

Parking is available at Greensview Elementary School and on the streets in the surrounding neighborhood. Golden, Diamond, and Platinum Bear Sponsors will receive a separate email with two reserved parking passes.

 

Other options: walking,  biking, Uber/Lyft

The entrance to the Bash will be at the north end of the Amelita Mirolo Barn near the parking lot. Please wear your wristband to enter. As a friendly reminder, the Bash is only for adults 21+. If you did not pick up your wristband or register to bid ahead of time, or need to purchase drink tickets, there will be registration tables for your convenience.

 

THE SCHEDULE

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THE SPIRITS

Please note:  This event is 21+

There will be five bars serving beer and wine from Heidleberg and a signature drink from Watershed Distillery. Non-alcoholic beer will be available for purchase as well. To order drinks, you will need drink tickets which are $4 each.

 

1 ticket - Beer 2 tickets - Wine or Cocktail

 

Water and Pepsi products are complementary thanks to G&J Pepsi.

 

To avoid lines at the Bash you can pre-purchase drink tickets at wristband pick up (see above). During the Bash, drink tickets can be purchased at the registration table, at ticket booths, or from a QTEGO staff member wearing an orange shirt.

 

THE MUSIC

We will kick off the Bash with the Upper Arlington Marching Band at 6PM followed by Vandelay Industries is an Ohio based band delivering 90's music and nostalgia. Members include Chuck Chura and Mark Zureich, UA dads.

THE MENU

These restaurants and caterers are bringing your favorite foods!  Your ticket to the Bash includes all these delicious choices!  Throughout the year, be sure to support the businesses that support our schools.

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2021 Golden Bear Bash Photo Album