2017 Live Auction Items

Below are a few of our fabulous Live Auctions items, which will be available to purchase on the night of the event. Check back often as new items will be added each week as we get ready for this year's event!

Inspiration, Desire & Joy

Verite is French for Truth.  These wines are true winners:  LaMuse (Cabernet), LeDesir (Merlot) and LaJoie (Cab Franc), all three received a rating of 100 points by esteemed critic Robert Parker.

Thank you to our donor, Tom Wahl, Jr.. Value of this package is $1,100.

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Fitness Times Ten!

Your private party for ten people includes 45 minutes of Barr, boxing, cycling, yoga and cardio-funk followed by a Juice Tasting and a free class pass for each attendee.

Thank you to our donors, Molly Flaherty and M/Body. Value of this package is $500.

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Finger Lakin’ Good

We chose Kristin Vanden Brul over Col. Sanders.  Kristin will serve as the sommelier/tour guide for your group of six as you experience private wine tastings at four Finger lake wineries, stop for lunch along the way, and enjoy snacks and wine aboard a limo bus in between stops.

Thank you to our donor, Kristin Vanden Brul. Value of this package is $1,500.

Big Dipper, Little Dipper, Mondavi, Franciscan...

This Napa Valley trip for two people includes airfare, two nights’ accommodation at one of Constellation Brands guest houses or local hotel (depending on availability), private wine tours and tastings at the Robert Mondavi, Franciscan and Simi Wineries. A hosted lunch at one of the Constellation wineries is
also included.

Thank you to our donor, Constellation Brands. Value of this package is $3,500.

Dinner and a Movie? How about Dinner and Bob Duffy?

Your party of eight will be guests at Paul Adams beautiful home, and be joined by former RPD Chief, Mayor, Lt. Governor, and current Rochester Chamber of Commerce CEO Bob Duffy.  Chef Brad Stevenson, owner of Laurier Catering, is a graduate of the Culinary Institute of America and will bring a new twist to traditional meals. Piano playing provided by Jack Whittier.
*Dinner is a Monday –Thursday only.

Thank you to our donors, Paul Adams and Jack Whittier. Value of this package is $2,000.

Stars on Ice

See two of the NHL’s brightest young stars, Jack Eichel and Auston Matthews, face each other when Buffalo faces Toronto at the KeyBank Center on March 25th.  Seats are in Section 205 (they bring your food order to your seats in that section) and includes two, VIP parking passes.

Thank you to our donor, Wayne Holly. Value of this package is $880.

Hello Dolly
Dazzle a special someone with this custom-built, beautiful six-room doll house (48” x 23” x 20”) that includes a porch and gazebo.  All six rooms are decorated with paint or wallpaper, have finished floors and trim, windows and curtains. Working electricity with electrical outlets in all rooms!

Thank you to our donors Ron and Ginger Strine. Value of this package is $2,000.

Sea Shells by the Sea Shore

Paradise found! Enjoy a week at Sea Oats in Gasparilla Island, Florida.  This beautiful condo is right on the water, calling your name for some fun and relaxation! This two-bedroom, two bath condo sleeps six. Includes airfare for two on Delta Air Lines.

Information on the Sea Oats of Boca Grande Condo >>
Thank you to our donors, Corey and Laura Decker and Delta Airlines. Value of this package is $3,800.

Jenny’s Wines, 100, Bo Derek 10

We think these wines are 10 times better than Bo, and we’re sure they will age better. Jenny Vossler has graciously donated 12 fabulous, small production, hard-to-acquire, California Cabs from the 2012-13 vintages.  All have a rating of 94 or more, and six have a 99 or 100 rating.  From the vineyards of True Vineyard, Spottswoode, Carter Cellars and Hundred Acre. The list includes:

  • 2013 Schrader Las Piedras Vineyard LPV - 94pts
  • 2012 Schrader Las Piedras Vineyard LPV - 94pts
  • 2013 Outpost True Vineyard - 99pts
  • 2012 Outpost True Vineyard - 96pts
  • 2013 Spottswoode Cabernet - 99pts
  • 2012 Spottswoode Cabernet - 99pts
  • 2013 Blankiet Proprietary Red Paradise Hills - 98pts
  • 2012 Blankiet Proprietary Red Paradise Hills - 95pts
  • 2013 Carter Cellars Beckstoffer to Kalon the O G - 100pts
  • 2012 Carter Cellars Beckstoffer to Kalon the O G - 94pts
  • 2013 Hundred Acre Kayli Morgan - 100pts
  • 2012 Hundred Acre Kayli Morgan - 99pts

Thank you to our donor, Jenny Vossler. Value of this package is $3,200.

Table for 20 on Canandaigua Lake, Please
Do you know anyone that has a dining room table that seats over 20 people?  We do, and Gigi and Doug Lamb are going to serve the high bidder’s group of 20 a gourmet meal that you will long remember. Oh, the view’s pretty good too – right on Canandaigua Lake!

Thank you to our donors, Gigi and Doug Lamb. Value of this package is $3,000.

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