In just a three hour window here at Wild Iris, we saw over 200 people and were able to raise an all time high amount for the Lander Pet Connection . We're gonna go ahead & say- that's a big deal!

We want to thank everyone who made this event such a success. We owe a huge thanks to our friends at Patagonia, Surf Wyoming & Kuhl for helping us put on such a great night. & thanks to the board members of LPC, Deborah Ellis, Jeanne O'Brien, Devon Petersen & Anna Hulme for coming out to represent those puppies & kitties!

As many of you know, there was a lot going on during the event. Whether you spun the wheel, entered the raffle, bought a pint glass or rounded up your purchase, we thank you for your participation! & we hope you enjoyed yourself.

There were a lot of incredible items up for raffle & we would like to say thanks to all of our vendors that were able to show us some love: Big Agnes, Black Diamond, Woolrich, Haiku, Marmot, Mountain Hardwear, Scott Copeland, Vasque, Keen, PranaSmith Optics, Native Eyewear, Camelbak, the Cowfish Restaurant, ENO Hammocks, Katadyn, Toad & Co.Mountain SmithSherpani. Whew! That's an awesome list of names! Congrats to the following list of customers for taking home a big prize: Travis Walker, Cindy Collins, Jeff Swanson, Andy Spilecki, Mark Hamlin, Aleson Rietow, Brad, Jesse Brown, Steve Vedder, Fred Hurlock, Kate Billings, Liz Kidner, Sally Davenport, Emily Weldon, Kristen Brown, Karen Matson, Mark & Judy Crawford, Dean Titus & Cheryl Robins.

Additionally, when you purchased 5 or more raffle tickets, you received a pair of Chaco Sunglasses. If you posted a picture in your Chaco Sunglasses using the tag #WIMSGearNBeer, you were entered into an additional raffle to win a $100 Wild Iris gift card. Congrats Alisha Bynum on being the winner of our Chaco #WIMSGearNBeer raffle! & thanks for the awesome posts!

& last but not least, for making a purchase during our event, you were entered into another raffle to win gift certificates from our sponsors Patagonia, Surf Wyoming & Kuhl. Thank you & congratulations to: Nick Sheridan, John Erickson, Clayton Baehr, Kayla Huey, Jaz McDonald & McKenzie Man-Wood.

So THANK YOU to everyone who supported this event in anyway for helping us to raise $2800 for the Lander Pet Connection!

Adventure on! from the Wild Iris Team