night at the museum Auction
Bid high and bid often…remember, it's for the children!
In addition to a large silent auction featuring a wide range of items and experiences, this year we’re introducing a live auction. Here's a sneak peek at some of the packages. Grab your friends and plan ahead so you are sure to get your favorites. You can do your holiday shopping, too!
PRINCESS PARTY FOR 24
Your favorite princess will visit your party at the Explore More! 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, & Friends of EMDM
ACC MEN’S BASKETBALL SHOWDOWN
Enjoy lower-level, center-court seats at JPJ Arena for a potential top-five match-up as the UVA men’s basketball Cavaliers host the Blue Devils of Duke on Saturday, February 9, 2019. Includes premium parking and a collector’s edition, official Nike basketball signed by two-time NCAA Coach of the Year, Tony Bennett.
Donated by Angie & Mike Gochenour
BE IN THE PARADE
Be IN the Harrisonburg Holiday Parade on Friday, December 7th! Ride in style aboard a firetruck with three of your friends as you travel down Main Street. Enjoy Dinner before or after the parade Downtown!
Donated by: Angelopulos Dental and Friends of EMDM
JMU FOOTBALL - GO DUUUKES!
Enjoy a 2019 JMU Football game of your choice from the sidelines! This special package includes two sideline passes, a parking pass and a complete tour of the athletic facilities.
Donated by: JMU Football
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
SUPPORT PLAY + DOUBLE YOUR GIFT
This is your chance to help Explore More grow. The museum has a $250,000 match opportunity and we’re getting close. This portion of the LIVE Auction will support the Museum capital campaign to build new exhibits and a 3rd floor Education Center!
Any gift you make will be doubled.
Made possible by YOU!