Next week is the biggest MOPS event of the year – Beach Blanket Bunco Night! First, sign up right now, then come back and read about all the fun you have to look forward to.
Bunco? What on earth is that?
It’s a dice game with four players per table and three dice. Never played before? No problem. It’s easy to catch on, totally based on luck, and there are prizes! Prizes will be awarded for Most Wins, Most Losses, Most Buncos, Least Buncos, and more.
This is a fundraising event, and there are some exciting ways for you to part with your money. Here are a few of the items in the silent auction:
- Music classes at Armstrong Music School
- Teeth whitening – Austin Dental Spa, Tomasik Family Dental
- Zoo admission to the Austin Zoo
- Hotel stays – Omni Southpark, Driskill
- Wardrobe styling with Edit by Lauren
- Movie passes at Cinemark
- Restaurant gift cards – Hat Creek, Moonshine, Paggi House, and more!
- Laser hair removal with Hall Plastic Surgery and Rejuvenation
- Exercise and dance classes
- Jewelry – Stella and Dot, Kendra Scott, Russel Korman
- Birthday party at PAIYH
- Dinner party at Z-Tejas
These are only a few of the many amazing items you can choose from. Things for any price range and any interest. Plus, themed gift baskets:
- Arts & Crafts
- Baby boy
- Baby girl
- Game night
- Puzzles & Books
So you have the opportunity to snag some fantastic food, clothes, jewelry, parties and fun baskets, all while benefitting MOPS. You could get your Christmas shopping done early! Bring your checkbook and be prepared for battle at the silent auction tables.
There will be light snacks and dessert, so come grab a bite, make some bids, laugh and get your Bunco on. This night of fun could be yours, sign up now to ensure your spot, just a $15 ticket. This is open to all women, not just MOPS members, so bring family, friends, neighbors, anyone who could use a night out.
I’ll admit, I didn’t go last year. Because I was in the hospital having a baby. If you are not on the verge of childbirth, you should be there.
Beach Blanket Bunco Night & Silent Auction
October 29 – doors open @ 6pm
Austin Ridge Bee Cave, Bldg C