The Community House


The third annual SIP Food & Wine Classic, a unique event celebrating the marriage of fantastic cuisine and outstanding wine, kicks off on Friday, September 21st. SIP engages the Michigan restaurant and wine community where exceptional area Chefs and Sommeliers team up to provide food and wine perfection. The event serves as a signature fundraiser for The Community House Foundation, a charitable nonprofit organization under the umbrella of The Community House. In addition to delicious food and wine small plates stations, a wine-centric silent and live auction will give SIP attendees an opportunity to bid on exciting experiences, wine lots, baskets and more.

  • 6:00 PM – Patron Guest Arrival
    Champagne Reception & Passed Hors d’Oeuvres
  • 6:30 PM – General & Young Adult Guest Arrival
    Strolling Small Plates Stations & Live Jazz Music by the Dawn Giblin Quintet
  • 8:45 PM – Passed Dessert & Last Call for Stations
  • 9:00 PM – Program, Auction & Dedicated Giving
  • 10:00 PM – Evening Concludes

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Free parking is available for the first two hours in the Chester Street Structure and all other Birmingham parking structures. There is also metered parking across from The Community House at $2.00 an hour (limit 4 hours). Parking is free on Sundays in all parking structures and meters. Revised Parking Map

Time To Get Involved

Start your philanthropic journey with The Community House and become a part of our extraordinary legacy. Whether it's a gift of your time, talent or treasure, we welcome your involvement with our organization as we strive to preserve the house people have been calling home for over a century. The time is now!

Learn more about how you can get involved in FUNDRAISERS, GIVING and VOLUNTEERING.