Big Band Bash-Special Experiences

Silent Auction

Bidding will take place at the event on Saturday, October 14 beginning at 6:00 pm.

Create Your Own Jewelry Piece

Celebrate Wustum’s 75th with a very special Art Metals Studio design experience valued at $750. Sip champagne while choosing the perfect gemstone to design your very own wearable art piece with the creative expertise of Chris Sklba, owner and jeweler extraordinaire! Top off your experience at Sebastian’s with a $50 gift card.
Value: $830
Donors: Art Metals Studio, Sebastian’s Fine Dining, and Racine Art Museum

Blast From the Past - Curling Club Party

Let’s learn to curl. Grab your group of 20 for a two hour curl session at the Racine Curling Club during the 2017-2018 Season. This package includes an introduction to curling, instructions, a short game, and Broomstacking. And no, Broomstacking is not for witches! It is the traditional way to end a curling game – with the art of sharing food and drink!
Value: $450
Donors: Racine Curling Club, Ben and Dawn Flegel

Front Row Seats to the Biggest Parade in Town

Take advantage of front row seating during Racine’s annual Fourth of July Parade! This all-American experience includes reserved spots for four people at the Christmas House on Main Street, eats and treats to make this the ultimate fourth fest party!
Value: $250
Donor: Christmas House Bed & Breakfast

Mandli's Home Collection and Studio Tour

Join artist and collectors Jean and Alex Mandli Jr. for this amazing art experience at their wonderful home in West Racine (a Sears Roebuck 1920s Kit House). You and up to seven other arty friends will have the opportunity to view and talk about the Mandli’s vast craft and works on paper collection, visit Alex's at-home ceramics studio to learn about his work, and enjoy a potter's wheel demo. Wine and refreshments will be served.
Value: $300
Donors: Jean and Alex Mandli

Get Your Morning Started Live in Studio with 88Nine
Early bird gets the worm! Join Dori Zori as a special guest for one hour during her Morning Show - Monday-Friday, 6:00 - 10:00 am - a once in a lifetime experience.
Value: Priceless
Donor: 88Nine Radio Milwaukee

Mi Casa del Sol

Spend five nights in the sun and sand for up to six guests at an ocean front vacation condo on the Sea of Cortez located just 6 miles from Cabo San Lucas. Steps to the beach, overlooking the infinity pools, swim-up bar, and Jack Nicklaus Golf Course, your "House of the Sun" awaits. Relax on the terrace, enjoy the spectacular ocean view, and listen to the sound of the ocean waves on the beach while palm trees sway in the gentle sea breeze. This condo features two master bedrooms, two and a half bathrooms, laundry room, and a gourmet kitchen.
Value: $3,835
Donor: Jennifer Donnell, Mi Casa del Sol

Wrinkles Be Gone
Look years younger with a Broad Band Light Treatment (full face) that treats fine wrinkles, age and sun spots, and small facial veins. This gift also includes one Botox treatment. You will be ready for your close up with Mr. DeMille.
Value: $683
Donor: Quintessa Aesthetic Center 

Adventure Seekers

Panama is Calling! Take the trip of a lifetime for you and up to five friends or family who are looking for a little bit of sun and lots of fun. Rated 4.5 stars on Trip Advisor, Los Establos Boutique Inn is located 4,000 feet above sea level in Boquete and offers spacious suites, magnificent views, and luxurious hotel amenities to suit even the most discerning traveler. This package includes up to three rooms for 3-7 nights or save one or two rooms for another visit - the choice is yours. Are you into zip-lining, rafting, or hiking? Or do you need a day off from adventure for a spa treatment? While daily resort fees are not included in this auction package, each fee includes one activity per person per day. Full details and restrictions at the event.
Value: $3,000
Donor: Elite Island Resorts

My Kind of Funny Town
Two Tickets for Wednesday, Thursday or Sunday at The Second City's Mainstage or e.t.c. theatres and two tickets for Sunday-Wednesday at The Second City UP Comedy Club. Make it an overnight (or two) in Chicago with 50,000 Marriott points to put towards your stay.
Value: $350
Donors: Second City, Richard Ruffo

Foodies and Pfister

Enjoy a $50 gift card toward the excursion of your choice with Milwaukee Food & City Tours. Explore Milwaukee's most delicious and historic neighborhoods and receive generous samplings from specialty food shops and eateries along the way. Then stay the night in luxurious accommodations at the one and only Pfister Hotel, Milwaukee’s premier luxury hotel, housing the largest Victorian art collection of any hotel in the world.
Value: $350
Donors: The Pfister Hotel, Milwaukee Food & City Tours