Meadow Brook Wild Game Dinner

Join us for Meadow Brook’s 11th Annual Gourmet Wild Game Dinner & Auction fundraiser. This program features a live and silent auction, raffles, hors d’oeuvre reception and seated gourmet meal – all to benefit the preservation of Meadow Brook Hall.

Fun Fact: John Dodge and his son Danny were avid sportsmen, who engaged in a variety of hunting and fishing activities at their lodges and on the Meadow Brook property.

The Dodge Sportsman Award

The award honors a man, woman or organization who, in the spirit of entrepreneurial American sportsmen John, Horace and Danny Dodge, has demonstrated outstanding contributions to Michigan’s outdoor heritage. 

2015 Dodge Award Recipient: Detroit Free Press outdoors writer Lydia Lohrer

2016 Wild Game Dinner Program

September 22, 2016
6 – 10 p.m.

Join us for a culinary adventure. Whether your tastes are wild or mild, our Executive Chef will prepare a meal to remember. The Wild Game Dinner & Auction is an annual major fundraiser for Meadow Brook Hall. All proceeds benefit the interpretation and preservation of this National Historic Landmark.

The action-packed evening includes the following:

  • Valet
  • Live auction to include hunting and fishing trips, fine jewelry and more
  • Silent Auctions to include overnight get-aways, jewelry, guns, entertainment packages and more
  • 52 Card Gun Raffle
  • Full bar
  • Cocktail and hors d’oeuvres reception
  • Self-guided tours of The Hall
  • Gourmet wild or mild 4-course dinner prepared by Executive Chef Patrick Gazzarato

2016 Wild Game Dinner sponsorships available

  • Presenting Sponsor
  • Major Sponsor
  • Live Auctions Sponsors
  • Table Sponsors

If interested in becoming a sponsor for the 2016 Wild Game Dinner & Auction, please contact Shannon O’Berski at (248) 364-6263 or email

2016 Wild Game Dinner Tickets

  • Standard: $100 per person
  • Patron: $125 (includes ticket and name recognition in the program)
  • Tables of 10: $750
  • Table Sponsorships: $1,000 (includes name recognition in program and table sign)

2016 Wild Game Dinner Organizing Committee Members

  • Ted Cunningham
  • George Frisch
  • Walt Frisch
  • Derek Gentile
  • Charlie Mann
  • Shelleen McHale
  • Mike Murri
  • Bill Shea
  • Randy Walker
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For more information about the Wild Game Dinner, to purchase tickets or for more sponsorship opportunities, please call (248) 364-6263 or complete our contact form.