5 Gyres Institute and Klean Kanteen Present HOW PLASTIC IS YOUR OCEAN? an ocean-themed game show & benefit for 5 Gyres Institute Environmental and Education Programs
Wednesday, February 27, 2013 from 6:00 PM to 11:00 PM (PST)
San Francisco, CA
San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
5 Gyres Institute and Klean Kanteen Present
HOW PLASTIC IS YOUR OCEAN?
an ocean-themed game show
A benefit for 5 Gyres Institute Environmental and Education Programs
Wednesday, February 27th 6 - 11PM
MIGHTY at 119 Utah Street, San Francisco
GAME SHOW/SILENT AUCTION/RAFFLE/DJ
Featuring Comedian Chris Fairbanks as Game Show Host
Celebrity Pro Surfers and Snowboarders + Audience as Game Show Contestants
For Chances to WIN SERIOUSLY BIG PRIZES
Final Round Hoyte Surfboard
Round #7 GoPro Camera
Round #6 Gnu Snowboard
Round #5 Osprey Backpack
Round #4 Osprey Travel Pack
Round #3 Positiv Skateboard
Round #2 Teva Gift Certificate
Round #1 Klean Kanteen Products
Sierra Nevada Tall Boys for Cheap and Full Bar
21 and over please
6:00 PM: Doors open. Guests are welcome to imbibe on delicious Sierra Nevada beer or grab a cocktail at the bar. The Doc's of the Bay Food Truck (http://docsofthebay.com) will be out front serving sandwiches with a portion of the sales going to the cause (so come hungry!!). Silent auction bidding opens. San Francisco DJ Such and Such spinning hip hop and making the crowd happy by playing tunes that get you moving.
The Silent Auction and Raffle Prize Donations From:
Cavallo Point Lodge in Marin
Mendocino Bed and Breakfast
Seth Migdail Photography
Treasure Island Music Festical
The Independent in San Francisco
San Francisco's Marine Layer
CR Surf Travel Company
Yoga Tree in San Francisco
Sports Basement in San Francisco
Zoe B Organic
7:15 PM: A special presentation from 5 Gyres Institute founders, Marcus Eriksen will introduce you to the issue of plastic pollution and the work 5 Gyres has been doing around the world to protect ocean health.
7:45 PM: The headlining event, “How Plastic Is YOUR Ocean,” hosted by comedian Chris Fairbanks (Fuel TV, Last Comic Standing, Tru TV, http://chrisfairbanks.com/) will feature YOU - the audience - paired up with pro-athletes like snowboarder Chanelle Sladics (Oakley), and pro-surfers Mary Osborne (Patagonia, Maui Jim) and Bianca Valenti (2012 Pipeline Pro Champion) - with more to be announced - for a chance to win outdoor adventure gear and prizes.
9:30 PM: Silent auction closes and winners announced. Dance along as DJ Deevice, local DJ who can be heard every week on the "Best of the Bay" winning radio show, GridLockFM broadcasting Thursdays, 12pm-2pm (Pacific Time) in San Francisco on 87.9fm, and via the web at http://radiovalencia.fm/. DJ Deevice grew in the UK and was a resident at the world renowned Sub Club in Glasgow. He now lives in the Bay Area and is always on the hunt for new music in his role as A&R guy for the legendary Apollo Records (http://apollorecordings.tumblr.com/).
11:00 PM: Evening ends!
Tickets will be sold at the door for $25 - CASH and CREDIT CARD accepted.