Live Auction Escape to Anguilla Escape to your own luxurious, five-bedroom CeBlue Villa at Crocus Bay, Anguilla, British West Indies. You and nine of your closest friends or family will enjoy seven nights on this idyllic isle. Relish the islandâ€™s sweeping ocean views, chic dining venues, and nearly three dozen pristine beaches that boast some of the whitest, finest sands in the Caribbean. Spend your days relaxing on the beach, scuba diving, snorkeling sailing, deep sea fishing, venturing to sea on a glass-bottom boat, or simply relaxing at the Venus Spa. Your exclusive accommodations include daily housekeeping, dedicated Inspirato concierge service, pre-arrival grocery shopping, and access to the amenities at CĂŠBlue Villas and Beach Resort. Your Inspirato travel advisor will create the personalized and seamless beach vacation you envision! So, let go, relax, and simply enjoy Anguilla! *Travel must begin on a Saturday or Sunday and be booked within 12 months of event date and travel must occur within 12 months of event date. Blackout dates include US holidays and Spring Break. *A government imposed fee of 10% of the value of the trip plus $20 cash for each individual in the party is to be paid upon departure by the trip purchaser. Resort fees may apply *Other restrictions may apply.
Colorado’s Finest Culinary Getaway Presented by Kelly Liken & Vail Resorts Enjoy two nights for six at Vail Resorts’ luxurious and intimate Trapper’s Cabin with meals prepared by renowned chef, Kelly Liken. Hidden away at 9500 feet in the mountains above Beaver Creek, Trapper’s Cabin is a luxury mountain top get away, surrounded by Aspen and Spruce Trees and gorgeous Larkspur Meadows. It is a place for a civilized retreat into timeless solitude amid the granite spires and grander spirit of the west. This mountain getaway will include a guided snowshoe hike or horseback ride to the cabin, one day of guided skiing, and private cooking demonstrations and meals by Kelly Liken. Retreat to the mountains, enjoy the endless activity of the outdoors, relish each night with an exclusive Kelly Liken prepared meal, and revel in the company of friends or family and the beauty of your surroundings.
Indy 500 A Memorial Day to remember, experience the Indy 500 from the perspective of legendary drivers, Mario Andretti and Buddy Lazier. Kick off this unforgettable weekend, with an exclusive experience of Carb Day, the final practice day, as well as Indy lights, the amateur race leading up to race day, where the excitement is almost palpable. Take a private tour of the Indianapolis Motor Speedway Museum and meet Buddy Lazier and Mario Andretti. Following, assume position in one of Indy’s two-seater race cars and take a lap around the track with Mario Andretti himself! Then if you can stand one more ounce of excitement, top off your day with a private dinner with Buddy Lazier and his team. On Saturday, take a day off from the track and enjoy dinner at St. Elmo, one of the most famous steak houses in Indianapolis, before resting up for race day. The following morning, a private limo pick up and police escort will transport you to the Indianapolis Motor Speedway. Once you arrive, you will be given silver badge credentials and exclusive pit pass access with the team prior to race start. Once the race cars assume position, spectate from the most exclusive seats in the house. Following, re-enter the pit and witness the award ceremony. Billed The Greatest Spectacle in Racing and one of the three most prestigious motorsports events in the world, this Indy 500 experience will be one you will not soon forget! *In the case that Buddy Lazier does not qualify, commitments will be fulfilled by another qualifying racer.
Sledding Extravaganza! Experience the pinnacle of fun with a sledding extravaganza on one of the most beautiful properties in the Vail Valley. Starting at a private donor’s Tuscan villa, fly down the 1.5 mile roller-coaster of a private driveway just in time to receive motorized transport back up the hill for a hot chocolate and then to start again. Invite up to thirty guests to a unique experience that’s both thrilling and elegant and includes an indoor party during and after the sledding with gourmet pizzas from a wood-burning pizza oven, as well as two hours of sledding along the driveway, complete with transport and hot chocolate and freshly baked cookies. There will be plenty of indoor fun, too, with fine wine for the adults and games, including basketball for the kids. The perfect winter celebration for kids and adults alike, this half-day of fun is truly a priceless experience you and your guests will always remember. *Scheduling will be based on availability and a mutually agreed-upon date.
San Miguel de Allende Enjoy a week of luxury for twelve at Minnie and Will Baird’s “Casa Carino,” one of the most breathtaking homes in San Miguel de Allende. With 6 bedrooms and 6 baths, this fully-staffed, beautifully appointed villa offers a pool, jacuzzi, and charming cantina. Located in Guanajuato Mountains, San Miguel de Allende is Mexico’s most celebrated artists’ community, an enchanting city of Spanish colonial buildings, stately arches, flower-filled patios, and winding, terraced cobblestone streets. Shop in some of Mexico’s best craft shops, antique stores, and fine art boutiques, and choose from a diverse assortment of top-notch international dining options. *Travel must be completed before February 1, 2014
VIP Tostitos Fiesta Bowl Kick off the New Year in the spirit of the Southwest, with an exclusive VIP experience for four at one of America’s most celebrated sporting events in Scottsdale, Arizona from December 30-January 2. The game will match the Big 12 champion against a BCS at-large opponent. The evening before game day, join your gracious hosts for cocktails, prior to your New Year’s Eve celebrations at the renowned Posh restaurant. The excitement continues on New Year’s Day, with a kickoff luncheon and access to the VIP pre-game party as well as a private tour of the NBC television compound. Following, enjoy the thrill of the game with premium 50-yard line seats in midst of the play by play action. Once the battle is won, your private limo will return you to your weekend home at the Four Seasons. Sleep in and enjoy your remaining time in Arizona relaxing by the pool and playing a round of golf at the private Estancia Golf Club. This once in a lifetime VIP BCS bowl experience is the perfect way to ring in the New Year with a trip to remember!
Star Dancer 2014
Grace the stage of next year’s gala by being one of our local dancers! Work with Artistic Director, Colin Meiring, to select a genre of dance, music and costume and be one of our featured few who will be dancing at the 6th annual event. This package includes 10 dance lessons with a professional dancer and a great opportunity to showcase your talent as a dancer and support the Youth Foundation. This package is made possible by Colin Meiring, Reason Galt, Vail Performing Arts Academy, and the Youth Foundation. *Purchaser will work with professional dancer to establish a dance rehearsal schedule that is mutually agreeable to both parties. Purchaser will be responsible for the cost of additional rehearsals if deemed necessary.
Thank you to Minnie and Will Baird, Kathy Cole, Reason Galt, Sandy and Mike Hecomovich, Al and Kathy Hubbard, Inspirato, Buddy Lazier, Kelly Liken, Colin Meiring, Jason Peters, Dick and Annie Rothkopf, Richard Sandoval Restaurants, Steve Santamaria, Vail Performing Arts Academy, & Vail Resorts for making these items possible!