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Urban Bean Co. Is Auctioning Off That Sweet, Leftover ‘Gilmore Girls’ Swag

It’s for charity

Inside the 'Gilmore Girls' Free Coffee Frenzy at Avalon Bakery in Detroit
Gilmore Girls swag at from the pop-up at Avalon International Breads.
Michelle and Chris Gerard

If you’re a fan of Gilmore Girls, you’re probably remember the Luke’s Diner pop-ups that swept the nation’s cafes in October. You may have even attempted to get up at 5 a.m. and beat the masses to your friendly, local coffee shop for a free cup of coffee wrapped in blue and yellow Luke’s-branded coffee sleeve. Or perhaps, you were one of the unlucky ones who had to leave the ‘round the block lines (because work) without one of those coveted pieces of Gilmore Girls revival memorabilia.

Well, fellow Gilmore Girls obsessives, you’re in luck. There’s still a lot of leftover memorabilia floating around (for example: on eBay). Capitol Park’s very own Urban Bean Co. has announced that it will be auctioning off its leftover Luke’s swag, including those navy blue aprons and hats and displays.

We are auctioning off a bunch of Gilmore Girls swag leftover from our event in Oct. You ladies and a few fellas seemed...

Posted by Urban Bean Co. on Thursday, December 29, 2016

Unlike the eBay auctions, the proceeds from the Urban Bean Co. sales will be going to charity and patrons are encouraged to nominate their favorites. The auction pop-up is slated to take place in January. Eater has reached out for more details. Stay tuned.

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Urban Bean Co.

200 Grand River Avenue, , MI 48226 (313) 496-1010 Visit Website

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