2018 FEATURED LIVE AUCTION ITEMS
MIDDLE FORK ADVENTURES RAFT TRIP
6 day, 5 night Rafting Trip for 2 people down the Middle Fork of the Salmon River
This wild and scenic river flows over 100 miles through central Idaho, winding through the largest contiguous wilderness area in the lower 48. Join Middle Fork Adventures for an unforgettable raft trip, suitable for everyone from thrill seekers to history buffs and everyone in between. Experience impressive granite canyons and gorges, splashy rapids, natural hot springs, and world class unspoiled cutthroat trout fishing on this guided must-do adventure. All meals, tent, sleeping bag and pillow, sleeping pad and cot, life jacket, wetsuits, splash gear, dry bag and camp bag are ALL INCLUDED! More information about the trip can be found here.
Trip must be taken in 2018. Last trip of the season typically launches September 1st but all dates subject to availability and must be scheduled with Middle Fork Adventures.
**Additional trips will be for sale the night of Glass Half Full, and Middle Fork Adventures will donate an additional $100 to Greenhouse Scholars for every trip purchased. So if you don't win the bid at auction, don't despair! You will still have a chance to enjoy this incredible experience.
Generously donated by Middle Fork Adventures.
NAPA VALLEY BACKROADS & RAILWAYS
Wine Train, Chauffeur, Meritage Resorts and Spa 3-Night Stay for 2
Take advantage of all that Napa Valley has to offer! Stay 3 nights in a standard guest room at the Meritage Resort and Spa, with 6 consecutive hours of chauffeured luxury sedan service to the locations of your choosing. Enjoy a 3-hour gourmet dinner for 2 on the Napa Valley Wine Train as a decadent end to a relaxing long weekend.
Generously donated by Rick and Marti Schuham. Airfare not included. Blackout dates for 2018: May 25-28, June 22-24, weekends in September and October.
LEOPOLD BROTHERS PRIVATE TASTING & TOUR
At the Leopold Bros. distillery for up to 20 people
Grab 19 of your closest friends and enjoy a perfect Sunday afternoon at the Leopold Bros. distillery in Denver. This package includes a private tour of the distillery for your group of up to 20 people, followed by a private tasting in the tasting room. Take home a bottle of Leopold Bros. American Small Batch Gin on the night of the auction as a teaser for this great experience.
Generously donated by Leopold Bros. Distillery. All attendees must be over 21 years old.
SUMMER STAY IN STEAMBOAT
7 nights in a luxury condo at The Willows for up to 4 guests
Get away to Steamboat Springs, Colorado in August or September 2018 and experience the best of summertime in the mountains. This 2 bedroom, 2.5 bathroom condo is fully furnished and fully equipped for all your vacation needs. Hop on the free city shuttle bus to the mountain to explore the summer hiking and mountain biking trails by day, then relax in the hot tub or by the fireplace in the evening. More details and photos are available here.
Subject to availability. Stay must be used as one consecutive week between August 1, 2018 and September 30, 2018.
Generously donated by Scott and Ashton Burridge.
GREEN CHEF MEAL PLAN
6 weeks of meals, 3 meals per week for 2 people
It's an old saying but it holds true: You are what you eat. That's why Green Chef is proud to be USDA-certified organic. They source wholesome, clean, sustainable ingredients of highest quality. Pick a plan that fits your tastes, including omnivore, carnivore, gluten-free, vegan, vegetarian, and paleo plans. Meals are delivered directly to your door from this Boulder-based national company.
Generously donated by Green Chef.
"RELEASE" BY WILLOW ROCKWELL
Acrylic and Glass Bead Gel. 30x40
This beautiful painting is the work of local cosmic artist and intuitive astrologer Willow Rockwell. In the artist's words, "I infuse cosmic energy in all of my creative endeavors. Whether you view my art, read my words, or book a session with me, you will feel it. My desire is that you emerge liberated and inspired to shift into a life fueled by ecstatic love and joy."
Generously donated by Willow Rockwell.
FLORIDA BEACH PARADISE
One week stay for up to 6 people in Panama City Beach, Florida
Relax in paradise in this 3 bed, 3 bath home just a short walk to the beautiful white sands of the Gulf of Mexico. The Seacrest community, where this home is located, features a private 12,000 square foot swimming pool with waterfalls, fountains, two bath houses and plenty of lounge chairs. Or explore the gulf with ocean activities such as fishing, kayaking, swimming, stand-up paddle boarding and more. More details and photos are available here.
Subject to availability between May 2018 and April 2019. Black out dates include (but are not limited to) June 1, 2018 through July 31, 2018 and March 1, 2019 through March 31, 2019. Refundable security deposit of $500 will required be in addition to the winning bid. No pets, no smoking please.
Minimum bid: $1,000. Generously donated by Nick and Casie Ford.