Online Auction 2020
As part of our virtual Autumn Celebration, please join us, Thursday-Saturday, October 1-3, for an enticing ONLINE-ONLY AUCTION with unforgettable experiences and adventures that we trust will tempt you and your friends to bid early and often.
Below is a preview of a few of our auction packages:
Beachfront Bali Villa for Eight
Spend a full week at a spectacular private Bali estate with a full-service staff included. The villa offers nearly 7,000 square feet of secluded luxury on 1.5 acres of private beachfront for your group of up to eight persons for eight days and seven nights. The Balinese staff of seven will pamper you in every way to take care of all your needs. Located in Amed on Bali’s easternmost point, you will enjoy spectacular sunrises over neighboring islands, blossoming flowers, trickling fountains, and abundant fauna. Boasting four spacious suites with spectacular views, A/C, and 4.5 full bathrooms, Villa Pantai is the essence of true luxury! Package includes: Welcome drinks and daily breakfast; staff of seven including two cooks, maids, and a driver; private transportation to and from the Bali Airport; a full day of island sightseeing; four scuba diving or snorkeling sessions; four one hour massages; special poolside Balinese dinner with dancers. Property booked Sunday to Sunday, based on availability. Winning bidder has eighteen months for booking. Airfare not included. With apologies, this property is not wheelchair accessible. Donated by: Helen Marcus
Memphis Backyard BBQ Concert with Country Music Artist Philip Claypool for Twenty
Bid to win a very special Memphis Backyard BBQ Concert with Grammy-nominated country music artist Philip Claypool for up to twenty persons in your own home! Philip and his friends DJ and Audrey Grubb will prepare a Southern feast, featuring Philip’s famous smoked and barbecued pulled pork, ribs, and chicken, along with delectable side dishes like his signature Jack Daniels Sweet Pickle Relish Beans and Hot Mustard Slaw; beer and wine are included. And when everyone is filled to the gills with his Southern Fair, Philip will entertain your guests with an hour-long concert of country favorites.
Available at a mutual agreeable date and time. Not transferrable. Expires October 3, 2021. Donated by: Philip Claypool, The Grubb Company
Vidanta Paradise of Your Choice
Choose from a luxury collection of lavish beachfront resorts, located in five of Mexico’s most beautiful destinations: Acapulco, Cancun Riviera Maya, Los Cabos, Nueva Vallarta, and Puerto Peñasco. Boasting high-end amenities, comfort-filled accommodations and the very best service in Mexico, there’s nothing quite like a vacation at Vidanta. Enjoy endless pools, world-class restaurants, live entertainment, tranquil spas, and activities for all ages. Twelve months to book, twenty-four months to travel. No blackout dates, subject to availability. Concierge and booking services included. Additional details apply. Donated by Vidanta
Carmel-by-the-Sea Golf Getaway
Stay for five days and four nights in a beautifully appointed four bedroom, four and a half bath home with gourmet kitchen, expansive deck and views, and private courtyard in lovely Carmel-by-the-Sea. Relax into the exceptional natural beauty, dining, shopping and recreation that the Carmel area offers. Sleeps six. To complete your getaway enjoy rounds of golf at Clint Eastwood’s renowned Tehama Golf Club atop the hills of Carmel, and the Tom Fazio-designed Santa Lucia Preserve Golf Course in Carmel Valley. No smoking or pets. Excludes holidays. Not available in July or August. Expires October 3, 2021. Available on mutually agreeable dates. Donated by: Kathy Hull and Bill Gisvold, Tehama Golf Club, Santa Lucia Preserve Golf Course
Sea Ranch Escape
Escape up the coast to Sonoma County’s jewel, Sea Ranch, for a three-night stay in a lovely three bedroom/two bath house with ocean views. Relax in the hot tub with a glass of wine while gazing up at the stars, take a short five-minute walk to the picturesque ocean bluff and look out at the Pacific Ocean, and leave your stress behind! Available on mutually agreeable dates with the owner. August 2021 not available. Expires October 3, 2021. Donated by: Laura and Nick Pavlovich
And Much More
- VIP Wine Country Tour, Tasting and Lunch for Ten with Transportation
- Catered dinner for Twenty Five Guests and Performance by Beach Blanket Babylon Star Renée Lubin in your Home
- One-Week Stay at Four Seasons Residence Club in Vail, Colorado
- Others to come!
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