Wine, trips to tropical locations, trips closer to home, extravagant dining experiences - these are just a few examples of the incredible live auction line-up we have for our Dinner guests on June 17th. Take a look, plan your bidding (or try your luck with a golden ticket!) to take home one of these amazing items!
601 Hamilton at the Paramount
The musical that started a revolution. When Hamilton comes to the Paramount next year, you and a guest will have seats to the Tony Award-winning musical!
Details: Tickets only valid for February 17, 2018 2:00 pm performance at The Paramount in Orchestra 4 Row KK.
COURTESY OF JUDY PIGOTT
602 Stock your Cellar
Stock your cellar with delicious wines that you can enjoy all year round - or even sooner, if that's your style! Hand-selected by the ArtsWest Board of Directors, this collection of wines is sure to delight you and your guests. So raise your paddle, stock your cellar, and raise a wine glass to ArtsWest!
Wines include: The Wanted 2014, Super Substance Cabernet Sauvignon 2013, Castillo de Feliciana Bolsa Negra Reserve Red Wine, Raymond Burr Chardonnay 2014, JM Cellars Margaret’s Red 2010, Bunnell Family Cellar Syrah 2007, Miraval Cotes de Provence Rose, Charles Krug Cabernet Sauvignon 2014, and many, many more!
Value: Over $600
COURTESY OF THE ARTSWEST BOARD OF DIRECTORS
603 Royal Bluff Orchard Stay
Tour a 400-acre commercial apple orchard during the peak harvest period. Two couples or a family of four will stay in the orchard guest quarters with spectacular views of surrounding orchards, farms, mountains, and hills - all in the heart of the Columbia Basin, near Royal City, Washington. Tours of the orchard will be conducted by the owner on a Friday at 1:00pm. Stay 1, 2, or 3 nights in the charming on-site guest quarters and enjoy quiet nights listening to the coyotes, with more stars overhead than you could ever imagine. If you're feeling adventurous, take a day trip down the road to L'Ecole No 41 Winery where you can enjoy a walking and tasting tour for two.
Details: Stay at the Orchard is Available Friday to Monday from September 8 to October 16, 2017. Reservation at L'Ecole No 41 is required and must present certificate at the time of the visit.
Value: $1,540 or Priceless!
COURTESY OF ROYAL BLUFF ORCHARD AND L'ECOLE NO 41
604 Preston Singletary Tour & Signed Print
You and three friends will enjoy a Preston Singletary gallery tour led by the artist himself! The tour features exclusive viewing of new works and pieces, including work still in the design phase. Preston's internationally recognized art has become synonymous with the relationship between glassblowing traditions and Northwest Native art, featuring themes of transformation, animal spirits and shamanism. Also included is a signed, limited edition serigraph print, "Box of Knowledge" 19"x16". Finally, extend your cultural experience on your own with admission for four to the Burke Museum of Natural History and Culture.
Details: Studio Tour for 4 people must be scheduled within one year and during regular business hours.
COURTESY OF PRESTON SINGLETARY, SUSAN BALBAS, AND THE BURKE MUSEUM
605 Be the 12th Man Seahawks vs. Chiefs
Be the 12th man! Cheer on the Seahawks from the 44 yard line as they take on the Kansas City Chiefs in August. Four lucky fans will root for the mighty Seahawks at the pre-season matchup at CenturyLink Field from awesome Club Level seats as they begin their journey to the Super Bowl.
Details: Preseason game vs. Kansas City. Friday, August 25 at 5:00pm. Seats are in the Club level section 234 Row N Seats 7-10 on the 40 yd. line.
COURTESY OF MICHAEL D. & MARJORIE ALHADEFF
606 Kauai, Hawaii
Spend seven nights in paradise at the Cliff's Club in Princeville, Kauai. The Cliffs Resort, resting on the ocean-bluff above the blue Pacific Ocean on Kauai's stunning North Shore, lies within the Princeville Resort on 22 lush acres of tropical garden. Escape Seattle's wintry weather and have an adventure in the sun with room for up to four guests in a 1 bedroom/2 bath condo.
Details: To be scheduled for an agreed upon, available week in January, February, or March, 2018.
COURTESY OF DAWN LEVERETT - WINDERMERE REAL ESTATE
607 Seven Course Chef's Tasting Menu At Canlis
Enjoy a seven-course dinner with wine for four at Canlis Restaurant. Dine in decadence where contemporary Northwest cuisine has been defined since 1950. Revel in the Chef's Tasting Menu, a seven-course menu showcasing Canlis' most inventive and refined cuisine. Paired with dinner is the Classic Tasting Menu Wine Pairings, a flight of five wines selected to complement the chef's menu.
Details: Gratuity not included. Additions or substitutions may incur additional fees. Not redeemable on Saturdays.
COURTESY OF CANLIS RESTAURANT
608 Village Heights Golf Resort in Crete, Greece
Spend 7 nights at Village Heights, peacefully perched on the northeastern coastline of Crete. Surrounded by beautifully manicured gardens and dominated by breathtaking views of the coast, Hersonissos and its charming harbor, Village Heights. With spacious accommodations for 2 guests, this extraordinary getaway features classic Greek appointments infused with modern comfort. Dive into the refreshing, cool, blue waters of the infinity pool, or rejuvenate at the on-site spa & health club with a sauna and jacuzzi, gym, aerobics, and – best of all - massage therapy for the renewal of aching muscles. You have two choices to please your palate and delight your senses: the main restaurant, which hosts live entertainment and features delectable menu options; or you can venture to the top floor for a chic dining experience with magnificent views in the a-la-carte gourmet restaurant. Golfers can indulge their passion at the 18-hole PGA-designed golf course just around the corner.
Details: Valid only from March 8 - March 15, 2018; no exchanges.
COURTESY OF JUDY PIGOTT
609 Baltic Sea Cruise with Captain Jack
Thar she blows! Climb aboard with 39 of your closest friends for a 3-5 hour evening cruise aboard the historic vessel Baltic Sea! Captain Jack - Jack Miller from our beloved Husky Deli - will host up to 40 people on a picturesque Puget Sound cruise. Bring some food, friends and fine drinks aboard and celebrate your birthday in style, host a stellar company party, or simply enjoy a sunny Seattle day with your friends and family out on the water.
Details: Mutually agreeable date. Valid until June 2018.
Value: $2,000 or Priceless
COURTESY OF JACK MILLER
610 Palm Springs Paradise
Indulge in a carefree vacation in a gorgeous 4-bedroom luxury home. Enjoy the full array of modern indoor & outdoor comforts - a spacious granite countered kitchen, gas fireplace, and curtained patio surrounded by stunning mountain views – nestled in the sun-soaked scenery of Palm Springs.
Details: Valid 07/01/2017-06/30/2018. Subject to availability, excludes holiday weeks. Max occupancy of 10.
COURTESY OF TOM MORGAN
701 Elegant Dinner at Historic Polson Residence
Enjoy an elegant dinner for 12 with fine wines at the historic Polson Residence on Queen Anne Hill with hosts Rosemary and Ken Willman, joined by ArtsWest Artistic Director, Mathew Wright. Take in views of the Elliott Bay, Mount Rainier, and Downtown Seattle as you wine and dine with the director of ArtsWest favorites Death of a Salesman, Ghosts, Frozen, Sweeney Todd, and more!
Details: Dinner date set on a mutually agreed basis.
Value: $3,000 (The higher the winning bid, the finer the wine will be!)
COURTESY OF ROSEMARY & KENNETH WILLMAN
702 VIP Seattle Stay
Experience the ideal local getaway in the heart of Downtown Seattle. Enjoy luxury at its finest with an overnight stay in a Deluxe Room at the historic Sorrento Hotel. Hit the town with two tickets to Ragtime at The 5th Avenue Theatre, with access to the Producer's Club one hour before the show and a $100 gift card toward dinner and drinks at Purple Cafe & Wine Bar. See Seattle at its finest and have an incredible evening out!
Details: Winner must reserve hotel and theatre tickets as soon as possible, at least two weeks in advance; based on availability. Hotel available Sunday-Thursday. Not valid June-September 4, 2017. Blackout dates may apply. Ragtime runs from October 13-November 5, 2017.
COURTESY OF SORRENTO HOTEL, THE 5TH AVENUE THEATRE, & GARY AMBROSE
703 Private Scenic Flight and Lunch for Two
Take flight to Roche Harbor on your own private plane for lunch amid the spectacular scenery of the San Juan Islands. You and your companion will board a Cessna 182 with your own private pilot and experience the natural splendor of the Northwest from the air on the way to the Islands. Enjoy a leisurely lunch at Roche Harbor Resort with time to explore the local attractions before your cozy flight back home.
Details: Flight date and destination are weather dependent and subject to pilot availability.
COURTESY OF JEFF MICHAELSON & ROBERT KESSINGER
704 Villas of Sedona
Spend a week at The Villas of Sedona, in Sedona, Arizona. Equipped with the comforts of home for you & 3 guests, this condominium-style property is situated in the heart of Sedona, Arizona's beautiful Red Rocks, and offers breathtaking scenery along with all of today's modern conveniences. Enjoy a fully-equipped kitchen, private patio, spacious outdoor & indoor swimming pool and more.
Details: Valid only from February 9 - February 16, 2018; no exchanges.
COURTESY OF JUDY PIGOTT
705 Weekend at the Bunkhouse
Enjoy a "weekend at the Bunkhouse" in Grapeview, Washington. This charming waterfront getaway sleeps 8 and is a short drive from Seattle. Enjoy time around the fire, or relaxing on the deck overlooking Oyster Cove while you barbecue among the trees. Seasonal kayaking and other outdoor activities available.
Details: Time and length of stay to be determined by mutual agreement.
COURTESY OF JIM LODER & TODD GREEN
706 Mariners Diamond Club
Catch two "Diamond Club" Second Row Tickets to a Seattle Mariners Game! These are just about the best seats at Safeco, putting you squarely in the action - only a few feet from the Mariners dugout and home plate! Enter the private Diamond Club and enjoy complimentary full meal service and open bar before the game, then sit back and relax with complimentary in-seat service throughout. Once you get the royal treatment, you will never want to sit anywhere else again.
Details: Choose from 4 available games. Section 25, Row B, Seats 5 & 6.
COURTESY OF Bruce & Peggy Wanta
707 Waterfront Getaway
Explore Seattle's favorite museums with 4 passes to the Chihuly Garden & Glass and 4 passes to MoPOP. After enjoying Chihuly's lush gardens and MoPOP's exhilarating exhibits, dine at Ten Mercer - only a block away. After your day of taking in Seattle culture at its finest, relax at the Seattle Marriott Waterfront Hotel with spectacular views of the Puget Sound.
Details: Tickets to MoPOP do not include admission into special exhibitions. Passes to Chihuly expire 4/14/2018. Gift certificate to Ten Mercer expires 6/17/2018; is not valid for tax and gratuity; is not valid for alcohol purchase. Blackout dates may apply at the Seattle Marriott Waterfront Hotel.
COURTESY OF CHIHULY GARDEN & GLASS, MoPOP, TEN MERCER, AND THE SEATTLE MARRIOTT WATERFRONT HOTEL.
708 Star for a Night ArtsWest Walk-On Role
Have you ever wanted to be on stage at ArtsWest? Here's your chance! One lucky bidder will join the cast for a night in a walk-on role during ArtsWest's production of Kiss of the Spider Woman. In addition to your star turn, you'll receive four tickets to the show for you and three adoring fans to enjoy this stunning musical from the audience. Celebrate your debut before or after the show across the street at Talarico's with a $125 gift card. This is the chance you've been waiting for - don't miss it!
Details: Night of walk-on and group seating must be arranged in advance for run of show. $125 gift card to Talarico's.
Value: $308, or Priceless!
COURTESY OF ARTSWEST & TALARICO'S PIZZERIA & LOUNGE
709 Wooden Boat Cruise
A must-do for the true Seattleite! You and five friends (up to 6 people total) can relax and enjoy the sights as you glide past Seattle's lush greenery, picturesque homes and striking cityscapes. Cruise on the Seattle Lake System for three hours aboard the most beautiful boat in the Puget Sound - the 1929 classic wooden boat Seven Bells.
Details: Mutually agreeable date. Valid until June 17, 2018. To learn more about the boat, visit http://sevenbells.org/
COURTESY OF ANDREW HIMES
710 Keep it Jazzy
Listen to the best jazz - if not the best music, period - Seattle has to offer. First, enjoy admission and dinner for up to four at the legendary Dimitriou's Jazz Alley. Next, bring a loved one to the Seattle Repertory Jazz Orchestra and stay overnight at the gorgeous Sheraton Seattle Hotel.
Details: Admission to Jazz Alley: Expires June 17, 2018; valid Tuesday through Thursday and Sunday. Stay at the Sheraton is subject to availability and expires June 16, 2018
COURTESY OF SHERATON SEATTLE HOTEL, SEATTLE REPERTORY JAZZ ORCHESTRA, AND THE PACIFIC JAZZ INSTITUTE & DIMITRIOU'S JAZZ ALLEY