B3 for the Mark Patterson Family

B3 for the Mark Patterson Family

B3 (Bikes, Balms and Beer) is a fundraising event, no wait, a fundraising extravaganza for the family of Mark T. Patterson. All proceeds will go to Sarah, Luke, Elizabeth and Lilly. There will be a silent auction, a live auction and various raffle events. As if that wasn’t enough, there will be food (included), beer, live music, and you may even get a ride in a Rickshaw!


Saturday, October 27th from 7pm-11pm


CSPS 1103 3rd Street SE, Cedar Rapids, IA 52401

Single ticket:

$15 in advance (order by noon on Friday, October 26th). $20 at the door

Table for 8:

$250 includes : 8 tickets, seating for eight in the main gallery, an appetizer platter for eight and drink service

No waiting in line for your food and drinks and a comfy place to rest your bum for only $31.25 a person!

Limited availability…seven tables

Buy Single Ticket    Buy Table for 8 Ticket

Auction Info:

A peek at some Silent Auction items:

  • works from various artists: glass by Jerry Patterson, carnival mask by Miguel Angel Caraballo, Mark inspired piece by Becky Danielson, graphic designs by Russ Fagel, photography by Jen Johnson.
  • Gift certificates for local restaurants: Bricks, Third Base, Lava, Chibo, American Skillet, The Blue Strawberry, Early Bird Café, Panera, Mulligan’s, Atlas, Basta.
  • Gift certificates for local services: City looks, Hands in Harmony, Hunter’s Ridge, Fusion Yoga, Heat Yoga, Max 10, Dancer’s Edge, Mood’s Salon, Kernel’s tickets.
  • Items: Electra cruiser bike from Northtowne Cycling, Nite Rider MiNewt Pro750 LED bike light from Hall’s, Origin 8 leather bike seat bag, wine and chocolate basket from New Pi, t-shirts from Bike Rags, autographed unedited copy of “Imposter” by Jill Hathaway, a clipping from the plant in the Grant Wood painting “Woman with Plant”.
  • Entertainment: tickets for Old Creamery Theater, Theater Cedar Rapids (“Meet me in St Louis” and “The Wizard of OZ”), “The Nutcracker” at the Paramount, Cedar Rapids Museum of Art, “The Nutcracker” at the Engelert Theater.
  • Unique Experiences: Dinner for 6 at Mike & Tiffany O’Donnell’s, Kids Tour of KGAN News Station with Tiffany O’Donnell and a live viewing of the 5pm news, Nature walk and Bird Banding at the Rapture Center with Outdoor Educator, Meredith Caskey, Rock Climbing Class at Pictured Rock in Monticello with Outdoor Adventurer, Ben Caskey.

Live Auction:

  • Plane Tour for 4 with Martin Pauly
  • Surly Big Dummy donated by Eric Sovern at Surly
  • Vegas condo stay
  • WWII Bi-Plane tour of the Cedar Rapids area