2015 TAG Awards Raffle Prizes

Jodi VaccaroAnnouncements, Events

Be sure to come to the TAG Awards ready to support our Raffle and have the chance to win one of the amazing 2015 Raffle Prizes! A HUGE thanks to all of our donors.


The GRAND PRIZE! Year-round free theatre! Two season tickets to each of the following theatres: The Apollon, Bellevue Little Theatre, Blue Barn Theatre, The Candy Project, Chanticleer Theater, Circle Theatre, Creighton University Theatre Department, The Lofte Community Theatre, Nebraska Shakespeare, Omaha Community Playhouse, Papillion LaVista Community Theatre, Ralston Community Theatre, The Rose Theater, Shelterbelt Theatre, SNAP! Productions, and University of Nebraska-Omaha Department of Theatre.


#1 Explore the Big O
A $50 gift card to QuikTrip for gas while exploring, four admissions to Lauritzen Gardens, a family day pass to the Durham Western Heritage Museum, a four-person pass for a day at Fontenelle Forest, four free ice cream certificates to Ted & Wally’s in the Old Market, and two admissions to a ticketed special exhibition at Joslyn Art Museum.

#2 Picture Perfect
A portrait sitting (for a new headshot or a family or high school senior portrait) from L.C. Moore Exceptional Portraits with an 8 x 10 portrait included.

#3 The Breakfast Club
Back by popular demand, this year’s version features a $25 gift certificate to Leo’s Diner in Benson, a $25 gift certificate to Lisa’s Radial Café, a $30 gift certificate to Dixie Quick’s, a $30 gift certificate to Le Peep, and a $45 gift certificate to The Market Basket.

#4 Family Fun
Two tickets to Vala’s Pumpkin Patch, two Papio Fun Park activity wristbands, four box seats to an Omaha Storm Chasers game (good through September 2015), a four-person day pass to Fontenelle Forest, a family day pass to the Durham Western Heritage Museum, five free yogurt coupons to Orange Leaf Frozen Yogurt, and a family portrait session at Exceptional Portraits with an 11 x 14 portrait included.

#5 Fall Getaway
A one-night stay and breakfast for two at the Lied Lodge in Nebraska City.

#6 Wine on the Green
Two award-winning wines (Merlot and Chardonnay) from the Sonoma vineyard of Omaha theatre supporters Dr. James and Susan Tracy, wine glasses & wine charms, plus picnic supplies for a night at Shakespeare or Jazz on the Green.

#7 Rebel Yell
Two tickets to the Billy Idol Concert at Stir Cove on September 10, plus vintage Billy Idol surprises.

#8 Date Night
Two fun date nights: a movie night for two at Aksarben Cinema with a $10 gift certificate to the nearby Voodoo Taco; and two tickets to see Jane Lynch at the Holland Center on February 28 with dinner for two at Spaghetti Works in the Old Market.

#9 Post-Show Munchies
A variety of snacks from Trader Joe’s, a $25 gift card to the Dundee Dell, a $25 gift card to Mama’s Pizza, and, for munchies after the TAG Awards, a three-bundtlet tower from Nothing Bundt Cakes. 

#10 Table for Two
Dinner out at acclaimed area restaurants: a $35 gift certificate to Modern Love Café (for use Tuesday – Thursday), a $25 dinner gift certificate to Lot 2 in Benson, a $30 gift certificate to Dixie Quick’s in Council Bluffs, and a $150 gift certificate to The Flatiron Café.

#11 Farm to Table
A locally-sourced package that includes a variety of salsas, a cookbook, and a gift certificate from Wenninghoff Farms, local honey (great for allergies!) from It’s All About Bees, a $40 membership to the Nebraska Food Cooperative (an on-line, year-round Farmers’ Market where you can order foods from Nebraska farmers for weekly delivery to various locations in Omaha), a $20 gift card to the farm-to-table restaurant Kitchen Table, jams and mustard from Provisions by The Grey Plume, and a $50 Grey Plume gift certificate for more provisions, dinner, or a cooking class.

 #12 Holiday Lights
Enjoy the sights and sounds of downtown Omaha during the holidays with two tickets to A Christmas Celebration concert featuring the Omaha Symphony and special guests, plus dinner for two at Upstream Brewing Company.

 #13 No Roles? No Problem
Treats and treasures for the out-of-work actress, including: 1) a one-hour massage from massage therapist Julie Lesser, 2) a $50 gift card for a salon, spa, or nail service at Reve Salon and Spa in Rockbrook Village; 3) a variety of goodies from Sephora; 4) a flask and coffee table booklet from Ann Taintor, and 5) a $25 gift certificate to Hello Holiday.

 #14 Blades of Glory
Four tickets to an Omaha Lancer’s Hockey Game and ten passes for public skating, skate rental included, at Moylan Iceplex near Tranquility Park.

 #15 Farewell to Summer
Spend your last days of summer the right way with: 1) four box seats and $10 in concession bucks for an Omaha Storm Chasers game (2015 season); and 2) supplies for a backyard barbeque, including a $25 gift certificate to Hy-Vee, “Nebraska State Fare” grilling spices and rubs from the Savory Spice Shop, and a growler and $25 gift certificate to Scriptown Brewery in Omaha’s Blackstone District.

#16 Beertopia
A variety of craft beers, pub treats, and a $25.00 gift card from our friends at Beertopia.


Two Creighton University Men’s Soccer season tickets ($220 value)

Two Creighton University Men’s Basketball season tickets ($430 value)

Premier Gymnastics Birthday Party: A birthday party for up to ten children (additional children can be added for an additional charge) at Premier Gymnastics in Omaha.  It’s 90 minutes of fun with the first half hour spent in the party room and the next full hour in the gym with Premier Gymnastics staff.  They help with planning and do all the cleanup. Included in this package are one dozen cupcakes from Cupcake! Omaha (picked up the day of the awards), a gift certificate for an additional dozen, and a gift certificate for $10 from Eileen’s Cookies. ($200 value)