Here is a sneak peek of the live auction items that will be available for bid during our Gala on Saturday, April 23.
Take a ride of a lifetime with legendary pilot, Sean D.
Tucker, in his Extra 300 aircraft. The
20 minute flight will take place at Team Oracle’s hanger located in
Salinas. Your incredible flight will be
recorded with onboard video as Sean takes you through some loops and rolls.
Enjoy an exclusive tour of Daou Mountain led by Daniel Daou, winemaker and proprietor of Daou Vineyards, as he discusses his approach to winemaking at the Spanish Colonial style winery. Six of you will enjoy a private tour and lunch with Daniel, as well as a magnum of their 2010 Reserve Zinfandel. Daou Vineyards, recently served their wine at The Carmel Foundation's Philanthropic Foodies event and continues to see incredible scores from top wine critics.
Celebrate the San Francisco Giants in style! Not typically available to the general public, the lucky winning bidder will receive 4 tickets for house seats in one of the Giant’s PREMIUM LOWER BOXES for a day or night home game of their choosing (Monday through Thursday). Enjoy the ride from the Monterey Peninsula to AT&T Park in style via 8 hours of personalized limousine service to make the journey fun and hassle-free. Also included is a $200 gift certificate to be used towards lunch or dinner at Waterbar, regarded as San Francisco’s foremost seafood restaurant. Located on the waterfront of San Francisco’s Embarcadero, Waterbar is a short distance from the ballpark and makes a great pre- or post- game dining experience. Play ball!
Once a luxurious mansion built in 1905, La Playa has long been known as the “Grande Dame of Carmel.” Ten people will enjoy a memorable evening with renowned winemaker Jeffrey Blair. Jeffrey, whose family has been living and farming in the area for five generations, will personally select and pour his award-winning wines. La Playa Carmel’s Executive Chef will pair Blair wines with a seasonal four-course menu rendering an experience unlike any other. Tax and gratuity are included.
Bring the taste of Northern Spain to your home with a Paella party and Flamenco dance performance for 12. You and your guests will enjoy a festive evening as AQUA TERRA Culinary prepares and La Playa Carmel serves an authentic Spanish Paella dinner, including tapas, salad, Paella and dessert. AQUA TERRA Culinary team’s passion for food has consistently received numerous accolades. Local wines will also be provided. This festive evening also includes a private Flamenco performance; a dance and song form which bring to life the timeless traditions of Spain. This 40 minute show will feature4 – 5 performers, including a guitarist, to enhance your guests’ evening.
Discover the expansive beauty unique to Hawaii's Big Island. Explore lava rock fields and black sand beaches. Snorkel with manta rays under the stars and coast alongside Humpback whales and Hawaiian spinner dolphins. Swim in any of the three pools and relax in the whirlpool spa, and after a full day of taking in ocean breezes, gaze out from your private lanai and watch the waves crash against the rocks below. Enjoy 6 nights/7 days in this two bedroom two bath condo featuring a full kitchen, separate living and dining area, washer and dryer, and wireless Internet. Enjoy barbeque areas, lighted tennis courts, and recreation areas. Kanaloa is located 25 minutes south of the airport and is adjacent to the Kona Country Club Golf Course. Kanaloa is in sunny Kona, famous for coffee farms, boating tours, quaint restaurants, and unique shops. Take a stroll along Alii Drive, dine along the coast, and visit historical sites like the ancient Hawaiian fishponds, petroglyphs, and temples. The Keauhou shopping mall is nearby, as is supreme golfing, tennis, and a Saturday morning farmers market. It’s the ideal accommodation for families, couples, and honeymooners looking for an authentic Hawaiian vacation.