Auction

JAZZ IN JUNE Auction

 

Bid high and bid often! Remember it's for the children! You won't be able to resist the menu of experiences that our auction committee has put together. Here's a sneak peek at some of the packages. Grab your friends and plan ahead so you are sure to get your favorites. 

 

 

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BELLA BANQUETS - PARTY FOR 50

Enjoy wood-fired pizza for 50 in Bella Luna’s warm and welcoming banquet room Includes 30 select pizzas and use of the room for 3 hours. Valid Sunday thru Thursday - redeem by May 2019.

Donated by Bella Luna Wood-Fired Pizza

 

     

HISTORIC ROCKWOOD MANOR

Your two-night stay at Rockwood Manor is just a short drive down I-81 to the New River Valley. Enjoy a Southern breakfast and a personalized copy of CAIRNAERIE, a historical novel by M.K.B. Graham.

Donated by Mark and Martha Graham

 

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BREWERY TOUR
         
Unwind on a guided tour of Virginia’s best craft beer breweries, which may include stops at Devil’s Backbone Brewing Co., Blue Mountain Brewery, and others. Enjoy beer/cider flights, munch on appetizers, and add to your swag collection! Transportation will be provided.
         
Donated by Virginia Eagle and sponsored by Engineering Solutions
 

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TRAIL RIDE FOR 8

Hit the trail at Camp Horizons! Adults and children alike will enjoy the scenic ride, followed by a gourmet picnic prepared by chef extraordinaire – Tassie Pippert.  

Donated by Horizons Horseback Equestrian Center and Tassie Pippert

 

PRINCESS PARTY FOR 24

Your favorite princess will visit your party at the Children’s Museum! You’ll enjoy private access to the museum on a Sunday afternoon with tea, sandwiches, cupcakes, and decorations fit for a queen!

Donated by Virginia Soenksen, Heritage Bakery, Bittersweet Bakery & Friends of EMDM
 

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PONY PARTY FOR TEN

Saddle up for horseback fun with a Pony Party for ten guests at Camp Horizons. 2-hour session.


Donated by Horizons Horseback Equestrian Center

 

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WILLIAMSBURG @ CHRISTMAS

Experience a magical 3-night stay in a 2-bedroom suite at Marriot's Manor Club in Williamsburg with 4 tickets to Busch Garden's Christmas Town and Colonial Williamsburg. December 20-23, 2018.

Donated by JR and Kelly Snow & Friends of EMDM
 

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GETAWAY IN THE 'BURG
         
Two couples will check in to the Presidential Suite at Hotel Madison and take a Pedi-Cab downtown! Enjoy small plates paired with cocktails at Food.Bar.Food and Beyond, followed by drinks at Pale Fire (and entertainment if available).
         
Donated by listed downtown friends

 

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BREWING SESSION

Savor Urgi's cheesesteaks during a private brewing session at Friendly Fermenter for 4-6 adults over 21. Then carry your homebrew to the next gathering with an engraved wooden beer holder.

Donated by The Friendly Fermenter, Urgi's Cheesesteaks, and Blue Ridge Engraving

 

We don’t stop playing because we grow old; we grow old because we stop playing
— George Bernard Shaw

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

  DESSERT OF THE MONTH    Enjoy tasty desserts every month. Savor favorites like chocolate chip cookies, mint brownies, and red velvet cake.   Donated by Friends of EMDM   

BOURBON TASTING

Who's your Pappy? You and six of your friends will blind sample Old Rip against an enviable selection of rare, world-class bourbons. Then add them all to your collection! Location of your choice.

Donated by Fred Showker

 

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FIRE PIT

Enjoy cool evenings with the fire pit kit while gathering around the fire with friends and family. This durable outdoor centerpiece includes a mesh cover, cover lifting hook, log grate, and bowl.

Donated by Home Depot

 

 INDIAN MYSTERY DINNER: SPICE OF DEATH  Savor authentic vegetarian Indian cuisine, while your party solves the murder mystery set in Northern India in 1930.   Donated by Sonali & Sachin Aradhey and Mari and Chris Kyle

JACK'S HIDEAWAY

You get the hideaway for yourself and your friends! Room rental for 25 people for two hours in downtown’s speakeasy. $200 credit for food and drinks. Valid Sunday thru Wednesday - redeem by June 2019.

Donated by Jack's Hideaway

 

 

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LANDSCAPING + DESIGN

$500 certificate includes maintenance and mulching, mowing, design, plant installation, hardscaping and garden water features.

Donated by Great Outdoors Landscaping and Bergey Landscape + Design

 

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