Jeff Daniels Home Concert$40,000 FMV $25,000
Jeff Daniels Unplugged and in your Living Room This just in! The HERRICK FOUNDATION will provide to Purple Rose Theatre a matching grant not to exceed $50,000 to match the winning bid for item #101-Jeff Daniels Home concert. The PRTC grand auction item is a priceless opportunity to have theater founder, Jeff Daniels, perform a private concert at your home. Gather your friends and family and enjoy this 75-minute live concert and Q & A session. "Playing a house concert is a great way for people to support The Purple Rose. This 'Unplugged House Concert' will also include a question & answer session, giving folks a chance to hear what it's been like to live the life of an actor for over forty years. Right in their living room. Or backyard. Or driveway. Good for The Purple Rose, plus I get to play. And I love doing both." - Jeff Daniels Restrictions: Location: Within the state of Michigan. Will travel elsewhere (within continental US) for a minimum bid of $50,000. Date & time: Mutually agreed upon date & time; every effort will be made to schedule a weekend date. House concert will occur within one year of payment being received by the PRTC. Number of guests: Unlimited. Venue: On the grounds of a residence; no rental venues, please. Program: Unplugged One 75 minute set with an acoustic guitar. Special Occasions: No weddings, wakes, bar mitzvahs, or children's birthday parties!
Crystal Downs Golf Foursome$4,250 FMV $1,000
Allister Mackenzie has three golf courses among the top twenty courses in the United States: Augusta National, Cypress Pointe and Crystal Downs. If you're a golfer, you know that you'd be very lucky to find yourself on one of these gems. Today is your lucky day. Get three of your buddies and head to Northern Michigan this fall to play what has stood the test of time as one of the greatest golf courses in America, Crystal Downs. Follow the rolling topography toward Crystal Lake on one side and Lake Michigan on the other, as Crystal Downs challenges every club in your bag and every sense of your being. When your round is done, you will know that you have experienced a masterpiece that very few have had the opportunity to play. Do not pass this chance to experience Crystal Downs for yourself. Details and Restrictions: Package for Four Persons. Does not include travel to/from Crystal Downs or overnight accommodations. Applicable Restrictions - May 1st - through the Thursday before Memorial Day AND in the month of October sponsored guests may play anytime there is open golf; OR the last day of Memorial weekend and after Labor Day in the month of September sponsored guests may play Monday-Thursday.
Private dinner on the set$725 FMV $160
Dinner on the set of Sherlock Holmes and The Adventure of the Elusive Ear. Dinner (and other suprises or surprise Purple Rose artists who may drop in) for 4 persons prepared & served by Artistic Director, Guy Sanville. Dates available between April 7 and May 25.
Choose your Cruise & Dinner$375 FMV $500
A video of Ye Ole Carriage Shop Museum will be sent to you for viewing prior to arranging your visit to lovely Spring Arbor, Michigan. Receive an exclusive tour of the museum's collection, AND Lloyd and Judi Ganton offer you your choice of antique cars to cruise to the Jackson Country Club for a lovely dinner by Chef Jonathan. Choose from: 1959 Buick Indy 500 Pace Car, a 1963 Rolls Royce, or a 1957 Belair Chevy Convertible.
A Farm to Table Experience$385 FMV $300
Experience Robin Hills Farm through a private tour of this unique eco-tourism destination in Chelsea, MI. Enjoy an organic Farm-to-Table lunch and afternoon coffee with the staff for fascinating Q & A on their vision for sustainable agriculture at this historic farm. This package accommodates 5 persons. Also included is some fantastic Robin Hills Farm swag - a travel mug, hat, and more!
Flight for 12 : WWII Transport$1,050 FMV $2,100
You and 11 of your closest friends have a chance to fly in the most famous WWII transport aircraft made. Arrive at Ypsilanti's Willow Run airport, the site of the original bomber plant, and step back in time. A volunteer pilot will greet you for your private flight of this amazing aircraft and 25-minute flight experience. Receive a full passenger pre-flight briefing, and fly over Washtenaw County; pick out landmarks from the air, and enjoy a personal trip to the flight deck during flight to meet and learn from the pilot, co-pilot and flight engineer. Return to the hangar for a group photo to post on social media! This opportunity is not available anywhere else.
Pet Lovers Package$275 FMV $750
This package includes a Training Series with the Chelsea Academy of Dog Obedience, a $100 Wags to Whiskers Certificate, 1 service with Creative Pet Grooming, 1 visit and ALL vaccination for your canine or kitten at Grass Lake Animal Hospital, a gift card for pet products from Farmers Supply. Includes complimentary adoption with Michigan Humane Society. Fall in love.
Season Tix, Jackson Symphony$175 FMV $528
Fill your life with music with season tickets for four (4) persons to the Jackson Symphony Orchestra. Inlcudes meet and greet with new Music Director, Matthew Aubin. Contact: H. Ron and Sharon Griffith at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Explore Your Family Tree$325 FMV $800
Trace your family's history. This package includes a discussion about your family, 10 hours of research, an autosomal DNA test for one member of the family, and a software program that will let you keep and expand the research.
Day at the 2018 Masters$7,300
Two (2) Badges to the Masters on Saturday, April 7th Two (2) Day Passes to an All Inclusive Hospitality House for Saturday, April 7th Enjoy a full day of all-inclusive made to order food, premium bar, large screen TV's, AC, and entertainment. Take advantage of the valet parking and shuttle service, which provides pick up and drop off service within a 2-3 minute walking distance from the main gate. Open 7am-8pm. Hotel nights may be added upon request and is subject to availability. Winning bidders will be required to place a refundable security deposit down two weeks prior to the Masters in order to receive their badges. Badges are considered "on loan" and will be hand delivered to the winning bidder on-site in Augusta, GA. All guests must submit driver's license in order to receive daily masters badges, which will be returned upon receipt of Master Badges at the end of the day. All badges must be returned to Go Charity per provided instructions included in itinerary.
Purple Rose Skybox$900 FMV $275
Ultimate SKYBOX Experience: A-Z of Theatre Lunch for 2 with Artistic Director Guy Sanville & View VIP Matinee Performance of your choice from "the Skybox" Also enjoy and up-close backstage tour with Guy, and an opportunity to meet and greet the cast after the show. This package also includes the collected plays (13) of Jeff Daniels - a signed copy of each of his scripts. Choose from: God of Carnage, Sept 28-Dec 16. Flint, Jan18-March 10. Sherlock Holmes and the Adventure of the Elusive Ear, March 29- May 26. Willow Run June 14-Sept 1. Three weeks notice is required for show choice.
Steak and Steel Wheels$155 FMV $200
Gift Certificate of $100 to dine at Ruth's Chris Steakhouse before attending The Steel Wheels conerts at The Ark (Ann Arbor) on Sunday, August 27th, 2017. The Steel Wheels have captured audiences around the country with their heady brew of original soulful mountian music. They come to Michigan with a new realse, "Wild as We Came Here"
Antique Children's Pedal Car$200 FMV $300
This is a unique, one-of-a-kind Purple Rose Pedal Car modeled after a 1950's Buick convertible. It features a custom paint job by professionals that work with a private collection exhibited at Ye Olde Carriage Shop Museum in Spring Arbor, Michigan. Notice the new Purple Rose Theatre logo on hood, trunk and doors. This is a perfect gift for the young at heart collector, or budding theatre-lover in your life! http://www.yeolecarriageshop.com/ Purchases not made at the event are subject to an additional shipping fee.
Fairy Garden Party$380 FMV $350
Gather friends and family for this private workshop that includes instruction and materials for a group of up to 10. You will learn to create a container fairy garden. We'll supply a container, plants, accessories and a fairy -- you bring your imagination.
Hand-forged Home Decor Item$800 FMV $1,600
Console table from Sleeping Bear Forge features a forged steel base with special Etruscan texture. The top is a "Iive edge" piece of hand oiled black walnut wood. 35" tall, 12" deep and 56" long. Purchases not made at the event are subject to an additional shipping fee.
Handmade Pottery$65 FMV $30
Hand sculpted aqua and brown clay tile with a raised floral leaf design. 31/8" by 5 1/4". Purchases not made at the event are subject to an additional shipping fee.
Handmade Pottery$65 FMV $75
Hand crafted large oval organic shaped platter, leaf embossed, multi-hued with a blue base. Food safe. Purchases not made at the event are subject to an additional shipping fee.
Handmade Pottery$140 FMV $75
Wheel-thrown three (3) piece pastel appetizer set. Blue, green, and orchid colors. Food safe. Purchases not made at the event are subject to an additional shipping fee.
Handmade Pottery$50 FMV $50
Hand built large free-form round dish in brown and light blue. Embossed with leaves. Food safe. Purchases not made at the event are subject to an additional shipping fee.
Handmade Pottery$60 FMV $75
Hand built large free-form round bowl in iron red. Food safe. Purchases not made at the event are subject to an additional shipping fee.
Handmade Pottery$56 FMV $40
Small free-form dish embossed with mulitple leaves. A tru celadon green with gold tinged edges. Food safe. Purchases not made at the event are subject to an additional shipping fee.
Original Work of Art$475 FMV $600
A beautiful piece entitled "Melody" by internationally collected artist Ariel Gold. Ariel is a Michigan native who is now based at a studio in San Fransisco. "My inspiration for 'Melody' was that sometimes you just need to sing and dance," says Ariel Gold. 20" x 20" acrylic on canvas Purchases not made at the event are subject to an additional shipping fee.
Movie Memorabilia$800 FMV $3,000
A must have! A prop tongue from the Jeff Daniels movie Dumb and Dumber in it's own walnut presentation case, signed by both Jim Carrey and Jeff Daniels. Brass commemorative plaque identifies the prop. Purchases not made at the event are subject to an additional shipping fee.
Detroit Tigers Purse$428 FMV $248
Dooney and Bourke Detroit Tigers Purse: Material: 100% Leather - Body; 100% Cotton - Lining Lined interior Strap Drop measures approximately 15.5" Handle drop measures approximately 4" Zip pocket, slip pocket and cell pocket inside Measures approximately 12.75" x 9.5" x 6" Protective feet Detachable adjustable strap Gold-tone metal hardware Top zip closure Officially licensed Imported Purchases not made at the event are subject to an additional shipping fee.
Handmade Collectors Harp$195 FMV $175
This package by Lewis Creek Instruments includes an instrument, 20 pieces of music intended to get the beginner playing right away, a pick, a tuning wrench and tuning instructions. Purchases not made at the event are subject to an additional shipping fee.
Makeup Artistry$50 FMV $125
Look your best for a special event with makeup pampering by PRTC resident artist Rhiannon Ragland.
Shopping with Kathleen$1,050 FMV $650
TJ Maxx Shopping Spree with Kathleen Daniels as your personal shopper. Browse through the new "Runway" collection and specialty items throughout the store with your $500 gift card. Limo and lunch at Gratzi in Ann Arbor, the historic location of the Orpheum Theatre operated by Main Street Ventures.
Amethyst and Diamond Earrings$800 FMV $2,456
These Tumbling Blocks earrings are 14k white gold set with 8 pieces of princess cut amethysts (.82 ct weight) and 6 2.5 mm diamonds (.36 ct weight). Crafted by award-winning jeweler Brenda Warburton. Purchases not made at the event are subject to an additional shipping fee.
Chic summer wrap by Ariel Gold$250 FMV $125
Whether out on the town or at the beach, this light and airy piece makes the perfect go-to accessory to style any summer outfit. Wear it with your favorite pair of jeans or slip on over a swimsuit for a chic, standout look. The design is based on an original painting, "Evening Stroll" http://www.arielgoldart.com/ Ariel Gold is a Michigan native who is now based at a studio in San Fransisco. Purchases not made at the event are subject to an additional shipping fee.
Floor Seats for Two$530 FMV $300
Two (2) floor seats for a University of Michigan basketball game (date to be determined) at Crisler Arena. See outstanding coach John Beilein up close with the players for an unbeatable experience.
UM Hockey Tix$275 FMV $300
Four (4) club seats for a University of Michigan Hockey game (date to be determined) at Yost Arena.
Tigers behind Home Plate$575 FMV $640
Four (4) tickets in the front row behind home plate at Comerica Park (game to be determined). This package includes a parking pass, entrance through the Tiger Den and a $100 gift card. Chances are great you'll make your own appearance on live television!
Wolverines on the 50$400 FMV $570
Four (4) tickets on the 50 yard line to a University of Michigan home football game during the 2017-18 season. Game to be agreed upon by donor based on availability.
Travis Pointe Golf Package$425 FMV $568
Enjoy a golf outing in Ann Arbor for four persons (4) that includes lunch at Travis Pointe Country Club, carts and a lesson for one (1) with golf pro, Mike Areddy. Tee time to be scheduled on Tuesday, Wednesday, or Thursday only. Lunch excludes alcohol.
Whiskey Lovers Paradise$340 FMV $220
A bottle of single barrel scotch, and 4 bottles of single barrel whiskey from Baxter's Liquor and Wine in Ann Arbor. This item must be picked up at event or at the Purple Rose Theatre, cannot be shipped per MI law.
Pasta Romance for two$100 FMV $80
Hand-crafted pasta bowl by Chris Bragg. Filled with pasta products from "al dente" including gluten-free spirals, spinach linguine, basil fettuccine, and egg paparadelli, and outrageous olive caper sauce. Healthy dining made in Michigan. www.aldentepasta.com
Paul McCartney in Concert$650 FMV $327
See Sir PaulMcCartney perform his timeless music with a spouse, friend or son/daughter. This package includes two (2) tickets to the October 1, 2017 concert at Little Caesars Arena, Detroit. Great seats -- Section 115, Row 24, Seats 6 and 7.
Michigan Theatre and Olgas$95 FMV $53
This "Night Out" package for the Michigan Theater includes two (2) movie passes, two (2) medium drinks, and a large popcorn. Also included is a $25 gift card to Olga's kitchen.
Couples Shinola Watches$1,700 FMV $1,750
His and hers Shinonla Canfield Watches. The Canfield Chrono 43mm and the Canfield Chrono 38mm. This package also includes a factory tour of Shinola in Detroit, MI. A classic chronograph with a modern twist. The Canfield Chrono 43mm is our first watch built using a top loaded case construction for a larger face and clearer view - showcasing a refined minute track and slim, diamond-cut hands. From the coin edge bezel and neatly framed date window to the smooth black leather strap, our engineers and craftspeople believe details weren't meant to be overlooked, they were meant to be celebrated. The Canfield Chrono is our first chronograph watch built using a top loaded case construction. A complex technique which provides a sophisticated open dial viewing area showcasing a refined minute track and slim, diamond-cut hands, details you won't find on any of our other watches. Other distinguishing characteristics include signature coin edge detail on the case, wire lugs and swing lug construction on a thin strap with a vintage oval buckle and a stopwatch function.
Croswell Musical Tickets$80 FMV $140
Four (4) tickets to a musical performance at the Crosswell in Adrian, MI during the 2017 Season. Choose from A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum (Aug 11-20), Beauty and the Beast (Sept 22- Oct 1), or Meet Me in St. Louis (Nov 25-Dec 10).
Signed Guitar/Lessons$400 FMV $425
Goya Guitar signed by Jeff Daniels, will inspire a musical explorer! The package includes the instrument, accessories, and three (3) hours of instruction by musician and PRTC resident artist Brad Phillips. Lessons will take place at the Purple Rose Theatre, Chelsea. Brad is an active performer/producer (of Jeff Daniels' musical releases), and will be co-composing the music for the PRTC production of Willow Run in the 27th Season. Purchases not made at the event are subject to an additional shipping fee.
UMS Tickets and Zingerman's$225 FMV $260
Four (4) tickets to the University Music Society presentation of the New York Philharmonic's Young People's Concert on Saturday, November 18th, 2017 at 2pm. Concert takes place at Hill Auditorium in Ann Arbor, MI. The New York Philharmonic's Young People's Concerts have run uninterrupted since 1926, but they received a new level of attention when Leonard Bernstein arrived as music director in 1958. The concert is appropriate for all ages. Package includes $100 in Gift Ceritificates to the world-famous Zingerman's Deli - enjoy a delicious meal before the show!
Author signed book - Dworkin$20 FMV $16
A new novel entitled "Ethos: Rise of Malcom" written by past chair of UofM school of Music Theatre and Dance and founder of Sphinx organization, Aaron Dworkin. David is a forty-eight-year-old divorced accountant from Flint, Michigan, who finds himself drawn suddenly and without warning through the use of a virtual reality game into a world five hundred years in the future: the Planet Ethos. Flint, Michigan still exists on Ethos, but it is a city rocked by colliding and seemingly contradictory forces. Purchases not made at the event are subject to an additional shipping fee.
Movie size Vino poster$50 FMV $125
Take home a piece of Purple Rose history with this movie-size poster of the 100th production, Vino Veritas, signed by the cast. As a special bonus, a bottle of Vino, also signed! Purchases not made at the event are subject to an additional shipping fee.
Detroit Performs Gala for Two$225 FMV $500
Join Detroit Public Television PBS for a one-night-only performance and live broadcast: Detroit Performs Live Friday, November 3 at the Fillmore Detroit. This year's featured performer is American Idol winner and soul singer Ruben Studdard along with music director Alexander Zonjic, the Motor City Horns and other supporting acts, tba. The opportunity also includes you or a friend to appear in a video promo that will air prior to the broadcast.
Zulu Nyala Photo Safari$5,801 FMV $5,950
This once in a lifetime South Africa Photo Safari includes 6 days and 6 nights in luxury accommodations at Zulu Nyala for two people. A tantalizing taste of the wild in the heart of one of Africa's richest conservation regions situated near Hluhluwe, KwaZulu Natal, South Africa. Experience Elephant, Rhino, Leopard, Cape Buffalo, Crocodiles, Cheetah, Giraffe, Hippo, Zebra, Nyala, Kudu and many more plains game. Over 400 species of birds. This package does not include: airfare, transfers, personal beverages, side trips, or phone calls. It is non-transferable, non-refundable, and may not be given to any other person or organization and may not be sold in any other manner. Must be used within two years of purchase date.
Framed Stafford Jersey$700 FMV $600
Detroit Lions color rush jersey autographed by quarterback Matthew Stafford, #9. This jersey is the fourth best selling in the NFL and comes in a commemorative frame. Purchases not made at the event are subject to an additional shipping fee.
Old-World Pretzel-Making$240 FMV $400
Perfect special event for football season through Lent, this hands-on pretzel making experience is for eight (8) adults - you will be rolling and twisting pretzels, along with helping in the baking process. The pretzel recipe is a traditional Frankenmuth recipe, and you will be tasting at their best - right out of the oven. Hosted by Purple Rose supporters, Dan and Kathy Nickodemus at their home in the Travis Pointe neighborhood of Ann Arbor. A chili meal will be provided, and you will have pretzels to take home! Date to be agreed upon - between now and April 2018.
Vino Veritas Wine Opener$80 FMV $100
This hand-forged corkscrew reads "In Vino Veritas" which translates to "In wine there is truth". Made using the repurposed iron from the Law Quadrangle stair railings at the University of Michigan following the recent renovations. This unique item comes with a bottle of wine and poster signed by the Purple Rose cast of Vino Veritas, the 100th show at PRTC. Purchases not made at the event are subject to an additional shipping fee.
Winter taste of Brighton$225 FMV $650
The perfect winter weekend getaway! Featuring four (4) lift tickets to Mt. Brighton for the 2017/2018 Season. Includes an overnight stay (2 rooms) at the Courtyard by Marriot, as well as dinner for four (4) at Brighton Bar and Grille.
U2 Concert Tickets$1,550 FMV $647
The Joshua Tree Tour 2017 is an ongoing worldwide concert tour by rock band U2 commemorating the 30th anniversary of their 1987 album, The Joshua Tree. The band plays the album in it's entirety. Beck will open on the Detroit date. Two tickets are club seats at the newly renovated Ford Field.
Season Tkts PRTC 27th Season$500 FMV $368
Season tickets for two (2) for the 27th season at the Purple Rose Theatre Company. Season tickets are not available anywhere else! Includes: God of Carnage, Sept 28-Dec 16. Flint, Jan 18-March 10. Sherlock Holmes and the Adventure of the Elusive Ear, March 29- May 26. Willow Run June 14-Sept 1.
Selected Signed Jeff Plays$215 FMV $130
The comprehensive collection of Jeff Daniels' Plays, each individual script is signed! Includes: The Vast Difference, Boom Town, Escanaba in Da Moonlight, Escanaba in Love, Escanaba, Across the Way, Guest Artist, Best of Friends, Panhandle Slim and the Oklahoma Kid, Norma&Wanda, Thy Kingdom's Coming, The Tropical Pickle, and Shoe Man. Purchases not made at the event are subject to an additional shipping fee.
LPGA Tournament Experience$750 FMV $980
4 all-access, "Weeklong Clubhouse Tickets" to the LPGA Volvik Tournament. These passes are good Monday through Sunday of tournament week (scheduled May 21 - 27, 2018). They allow for Grounds and Clubhouse access all week long. On an agreed upon date, friends of the Purple Rose, Kathy and Dan Nickodemus will host a lunch at their home on the 4th tee. In addition, one or two of your group can have the "Inside the Ropes" experience. You will pick an available tee time on one of the tournament days (Thurs, Fri, Sat or Sun). The program is as follows: You and one guest will have the opportunity to walk "Inside the Ropes" during the 2018 LPGA Volvik Championship. Experience what it's really like to compete on the LPGA Tour. The Inside the Ropes program consists of 1-2 people following a twosome or threesome (depending on the day of the tournament) around the course as the LPGA group plays their round. On the first tee, you and your guest will meet and shake hands with the players and their caddies in your assigned group. You will then embark on the journey that is professional golf. You'll have first-hand opportunities to see, hear and experience players interacting with their caddies, fellow players, fans and most interestingly - the course. There is no age limit to participate in the Inside the Ropes opportunity. You will be accompanied by an LPGA representative and given a set of ground rules to follow as you walk with the golfers. Top it all off with an in-residence hospitality suite of Dan and Kathy Nickodemus. On the final round of play, Sunday, May 27th to be open from 9am to 3pm. Their residence overlooks the Signature Hole, 4th tee of the Travis Pointe Golf Course and is known among the golfers for the gardens they share with their neighbor. They will provide the opportunity for those walking the grounds and their guests to enjoy some relaxation out of the sun with wine, beer, and appetizers. Purple Rose Artists and Staff will also be in attendance to meet and greet! Details will be finalized with the winner in May 2018.
Signed Golden Tate Football$125 FMV $150
Autographed official football in attractive acryllic display case, signed by Lions Wide Reciever, Golden Tate #15. Purchases not made at the event are subject to an additional shipping fee.
Eagles Signed Guitar$2,000 FMV $5,000
Electric Guitar signed by by Don Henley, Joe Walsh, Randy Meisner, Don Felder and Glenn Frey. Includes Certificate of Authenticity and Officially Licensed Holograms.
Bob Dylan Signed Album$1,550 FMV $1,500
Album signed by recent Nobel Prize winner, Bob Dylan. Includes Certificate of Authenticity and Officially Licensed Holograms.
"Star Wars" Signed Poster$1,250 FMV $1,700
Star Wars: Episode VI: Return of the Jedi movie poster. Signed by Mark Hammill, Carrie Fisher, Harrison Ford, Peter Mayhew, David Prowse, Frank Oz, Lawrence Kasdan, Warwick Davis, Kenny Baker, Ian McDiarmid, George Lucas (director) and John Williams (composer). Includes Certificate of Authenticity and Officially Licensed Holograms.
"James Bond" Signed Photo$1,000 FMV $1,700
Signed by all six (6) actors who have portrayed Bond: Sean Connery, George Lazenby, Roger Moore, Timothy Dalton, Pierce Brosnan and Daniel Craig. Includes Certificate of Authenticity and Officially Licensed Holograms.
"Frozen" Signed Poster$575 FMV $1,000
Signed by Kristen Bell (Anna), Indina Menzel (Elsa), Josh Gad (Olaf), Jonathan Groff (Kristoff) and Santino Fontana (Hans). Includes Certificate of Authenticity and Officially Licensed Holograms.
Basket of Spirits$425 FMV $292
This package will stock your bar for your next few parties! Includes: Very Old Barton Kentucky Straight Bourbon Whiskey, Fifty Pounds Gin, Bird Dog Maple Flavored Whiskey, Tito's Vodka, Traverse City Whiskey Co., El Mayor Tequila, Three Olives Peach Vodka, Pinnacle Whipped Cream Vodka, Calumet Farm Bourbon, Bird Dog Moonshine, Three Olives Raspberry Vodka. This package must be picked up at event - cannot be shipped.
Jean Jennings car tour$400 FMV $500
An afternoon drive with the outrageous (and award-winning) automotive journalist Jean Jennings for one lucky bidder. Jennings promises to reveal the scenic, secret local test routes of GM, Chrysler, and Ford engineers, the same roads used by the staffs of the national enthusiast car magazines headquartered in the Ann Arbor area. The car she brings will be as worthy as the stories with which she will undoubtedly regale you. This is a priceless experience for one true automobile lover. Date to be mutually agreed upon with Jean.
Comfort Inn Getaway Package$180 FMV $210
Includes a one night stay in a King Whirlpool room at the Chelsea Comfort Inn and Village Conference Center, as well as a bottle of wine and chocolates. Also included in this package is two tickets to a Purple Rose Performance.
Cherry Republic Basket$90 FMV $562
An overflowing basket of goodies from Michigan favorite, Cherry Republic. Includes: Sour cherry patches, cherry salsa cherry, cherry BBQ sauce and more! Purchases not made at the event are subject to an additional shipping fee.
Home Lobster Feast for 12$3,600 FMV $1,500
James Beard nominated Chef Craig Common of Chelsea's renowed Common Grill will prepare an exquisite lobster dinner in your home for twelve (12) people. Chef will pair the meal with the perfect wine, and the package also includes tickets for twleve (12) to the Purple Rose.
Custom Necklace$300 FMV $375
Custom Argentium Silver (960) Purple Rose Michigan Pendant. This beautiful pendant features the Purple Rose logo in black rhoduim on a plated Michigan with a hammered finnish. Stunning design is by Jewelry Set in Stone in Chelsea, MI. Purchases not made at the event are subject to an additional shipping fee.
Kids Book Basket$200 FMV $300
A collection of Michigan-themed children's books from Sleeping Bear Press. Reading is the key to future theatre audiences! Purchases not made at the event are subject to an additional shipping fee.
Ulitmate Broadway for 2$2,900 FMV $2,350
Private Meet and Greet with Cast Members for a Pre-Show Dinner, Broadway Tickets for 2 This Experience Includes: -Private meet and greet with 2 cast members at a pre-show dinner -2 tickets to your choice of shows: Beautiful, Chicago, Hello Dolly, Kinky Boots, On Your Feet, The Book of Mormon and Wicked -In-theater meet and greet with a cast member following the show -Winspire booking & concierge service Enjoy a 3-course, prix-fixe dinner (not including alcohol) at a popular Theater District restaurant. Two cast members from the Broadway show you'll be seeing will join you for dinner. You'll be entertained with fascinating backstage anecdotes, personal career stories, lots of conversation, and photos and autographs. Following the show, enjoy a private in-theater meet and greet with a cast member! Enjoy this up close and personal experience with two cast members from one of these Broadway shows: Beautiful - The Carole King Musical: the inspiring true story of Carole King's remarkable rise to stardom - from being part of a hit songwriting team, to becoming one of the most successful solo acts in popular music history. Chicago: a true New York City institution, Tony-winning Chicago has everything that makes Broadway great, now in its 20th year on Broadway! Hello Dolly: the show debuted on Broadway in 1964 and won 10 Tonys at that year's ceremony. This 2017 revival is the first new production of this classic musical to appear on Broadway since the original. Kinky Boots: Broadway's high-heeled hit won six Tony Awards in 2013 including Best Musical. On Your Feet: the true story, and the music, of international superstars Gloria and Emilio Estefan is in an exhilarating original production featuring some of the most iconic songs of the past quarter-century. The Book of Mormon: from the minds of South Park's Trey Parker and Matt Stone comes the hilarious and irreverent The Book of Mormon. Winner of nine Tonys, including the 2011 Best Musical award. Wicked: winner of three 2004 Tony Awards, Wicked is a Broadway phenomenon that looks at what happened in the Land of Oz? but from a different angle. Note: Choose from other Broadway shows, subject to change; Hamilton available for an additional fee. Blackouts: Major holidays. Must be booked a minimum of 60 days in advance.
Kohler Gift Certificate$475 FMV $500
A $500 Kohler Gift Certificate to be used toward the purchase of Kohler or Sterling plumbing products.
Country Music Awards$800 FMV $4,595
Bronze-Level Tickets to Country Music's 2018 Biggest Awards Night in Nashville, Country Music Hall of Fame & Museum, 3-Night Stay with Airfare for 2 This Experience Includes: -2 Bronze-level tickets (300 level) to Country Music's 2018 Biggest Awards Night (November 2018, date to be announced) in Nashville -The Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum platinum package for 2 -3-night hotel stay in a standard guest room in downtown Nashville -Round-trip coach class airfare for 2 from within the 48 contiguous U.S. to Nashville, TN -Winspire booking & concierge service Country Music's 2018 Biggest Awards Night Enjoy two Bronze-level tickets (300 level seats) to Country Music's Biggest Awards Night in November (date to be announced) at Nashville's Bridgestone Arena (venue subject to change). Minors must be accompanied by an adult. Last year's 50th Annual CMA Awards was a celebration of five decades in the making. Garth Brooks was the night's big winner and now holds the record of most wins for Entertainer of the Year in CMA Awards history with five. The other winners were a diverse group with first-time winners including Brothers Osborne, Elle King, Maren Morris, and Thomas Rhett; plus podium regulars and returning winners Dierks Bentley, Brooks, Eric Church, Huff, Little Big Town, Lori McKenna, Stapleton, and Carrie Underwood. Kenny Chesney received the CMA Pinnacle Award in a presentation hosted by retired NFL favorite Peyton Manning. The Pinnacle Award has only been presented three times in CMA history. The Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum Platinum Package for 2 Enjoy admission to the world's largest popular music museum and guided tour of the historic RCA Studio B. The Museum presents the crown jewels of its vast collection to illustrate country music's story as told through the centuries. A treasure of historic country video clips and recorded music, dynamic exhibits and state-of-the-art design, regular menu of live performances and public programs, Museum Store, and on-site dining.
Passion For Props Fantasy$50 FMV $100
Take home a piece of Purple Rose history with this basket of props - straight from the set of Purple Rose shows! Includes pieces from White Buffalo by Don Zolidis, Smart Love by Brian Letscher, Vino Veritas by David MacGregor, and this summer's sell-out of Harvey by Mary Chase.
Wine Cooler$400 FMV $150
This U-Line Wine cooler holds up to 31 bottles of wine, and it has a famous history! It was featured on set at the Purple Rose in Vino Veritas by David MacGregor.
Tennis Classic$250 FMV $500
The 30th Annual Chemical Bank Tennis Classic is hosted at the Greater Midland Tennis Center, January 28 - February 4, 2018. Included in your package for this event are four (4) Box Seat Tickets, four (4) Grand Slam Dining, and two (2) Valet Passes for a day of the tournament of your choice, as well as signed collateral from the players.