Arctoberfest Benefit Auction
October 26, 2017
6:30 - 9:00 p.m. 
Radisson Plaza Hotel

The Arc Community Advocates invites the community to our fourth annual Arctoberfest event on Thursday, October 26, from 6:30 to 9:00 p.m. at The Radisson Plaza Hotel in downtown Kalamazoo. The fundraising event will include hors d’oeuvres, an open bar, music, and a live & silent auction. 

MC for the event - Dann Sytsma (pictured above) - the director of the very popular improv troupe, Crawlspace Eviction as part of the Crawlspace Theatre. In addition, Dann has appeared in Civic Theatre productions of Tony n' Tina's Wedding and Beau Jest, Dann has also been featured in Bug, Sight Unseen, Home Team, and Synonymy at the Whole Art Theatre.  A naturally funny guy, Dann will keep things moving and shake out the bids at tonight’s event!

Proceeds from the event will be used to supplement The Arc Community Advocates programming, including advocacy, long-term planning, trainings, and more. In short, financial contributions to the non-profit ensures that every individual with an intellectual and/or developmental disability is living the life they want in their community.  





  • Nottawaseppi Huron Band of Potawatomi
  • Jaqua Realtors
  • Seber Tans
  • The Mickeys
  • Townsquare Media
  • RJ’s Printing Inc.
  • Air Zoo of Kalamazoo
  • Bravo Restaurant & Café
  • Chinn Chinn
  • FireKeepers Casino Hotel
  • Gilmore Car Museum
  • Gull Lake View Golf Club & Resort
  • Kalamazoo Nature Center
  • Kalamazoo Wings
  • Rustica
  • The Ample Pantry
  • Kalamazoo Symphony Orchestra
  • Luchara Wallace
  • Fourth Coast Café/Crows Nest
  • Evelyn Sturkin
  • ​​​​​​​Bronson Athletic Club
  • U of M Athletics
  • Detroit Red Wings
  • Detroit Tigers
  • The Lynx 
  • Miller Auditorium


We can't wait to see you on
October 26th! Thank you!