$2,500 Sponsor $2,500 Sponsor $2,500 Sponsor Bev and Johnny Church$2,500 Sponsor $1,000 Sponsor $1,000 Sponsor Food Sponsor Cocktail Sponsor Beer Sponsor Cocktail Sponsor $1,000 Sponsor VIP Food Sponsor VIP Wine Sponsor $2,500 Sponsor $1,000 Sponsor Conway Family$2,500 Sponsor Lauren Guthrie Make A Difference Fund$4,000 Scholarships $1,000 Sponsor $1,000 Sponsor Mokrohisky Family$1,000 Sponsor Fero/Sheffield Family$1,000 Sponsor $1,000 Sponsor

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Date and Time:

March 2, 2024 7pm-10pm (6pm-7pm VIP party)


Upper Larimer: 3034 Larimer St, Denver, CO 80205


The 2024 Base Camp Bash: A Night of Wild Wonder is our biggest event of the year, raising critical funds for Cottonwood Institute to continue to break down barriers and connect more students to nature in 2024.



Food from Snooze, beer from Great Divide, cocktails from Epic Western, music from That Damn Sasquatchsilent and live auction, and honoring our amazing students.

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To kick off the Bash, we are hosting an exclusive VIP & Sponsor Party from 6:00-7:00 pm for those that support Cottonwood at our VIP & Sponsor levels. Highlights include a VIP wine tasting from Attimo Wine, a VIP specialty cocktails from Distillery 291, and food from Lucina!

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We will have a silent and live auction with amazing items, date nights, and trips. Our silent auction will open on February 24th, 2024 to begin bidding online. The silent auction will close online at 9:45pm on March 2nd, 2024. Check out items both online and in person at the Bash! Our live auction will will be facilitated by the incredible, Jason Green. Our auction includes items at many different levels, including, trips, unique experiences, date nights from fantastic local businesses and restaurants, outdoor products, and more! You do NOT need to attend the Bash to bid online for our silent auction, but you must be in person at the Bash to bid on our live auction items. 



Please check back for updates, and check out our Bash 2024 FAQ page for more information about registration and bidding. For all other questions, please email [email protected]

$100,000 Goal


Total Raised

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Help our cause by contributing to our fundraising efforts.

Your donation today helps Cottonwood Institute break down barriers to connect more students to nature and inspire changemakers in the community in 2024.

If you are interested in donating an item for our auction, please contact Carly at [email protected]

We welcome item donations!

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Cottonwood Institute
Questions? Contact Carly Winner, Instructor and Events Manager


Upper Larimer, Larimer Street, Denver, CO, USA

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