Cheer on five time world champions - the New England Patriots - on December 2, 2018 at Gillette Stadium. Two Patriots tickets can be yours to experience a high octane and memorable game against the Minnesota Vikings. Bring your partner, your child or your best friend and be a hero.
Seats are located in Section 129, Row 24, Seats 19 & 20. The game starts at 4:25. Tailgating, face painting and loud cheering encouraged!
Get a personal and up close look at the inside of a Concord police car without getting in trouble. Have your child picked up and brought to school by Concord's finest. An Officer will meet your child at your home for the personal escort. The Officer will provide an orientation to all the equipment in the cruiser, take photos, and drive the student to a Concord school. You may even have the Police Chief stop to say hello.
Donated by Chief Joe O'Connor and the Concord Police Department.
Date to be mutually agreed upon.
Stained Glass mandala, created and donated by local artist Polly Hernandez. The mandala is a spiritual symbol that embodies the circles of life, including family, friends and community. The 2 feet by 2 feet mandala of exquisite quality and color brings forth the cool colors of the winter sun and sand. This piece features hand blown glass by The Fremont Brothers of Seattle Washington. Their unique colors, combined with Polly's special design, creates a feeling of calm.
Local installation provided by artist.
The Windstar Community on Naples Bay is just minutes from all that make Southwest Florida one of the most desired destinations. Sugar sand beaches along the Gulf of Mexico, world-class entertainment, and dining and shopping in Old Naples are all just a few miles away. This condo sleeps 6 comfortably and also has a den with a fold out double bed - great for families. Overlooking a golf course at the 14th hole.
Enjoy a shuttle boat ride that will take you to the Windstar private beach on the Gulf of Mexico or relax at the swimming pool just down the street. Exclusive resort property on 320 gorgeous acres.
Available in December, January and fall of 2019. Other dates are possible and to be agreed upon with owner.
Take me out to the ball game! Two seats in the Loge area, Section 122, Seats 1-2. You will be close to home plate on the first base side near the on deck circle.
If the Red Sox are in the World Series which begins two days before the Gala, you can choose a World Series game at Fenway Park.
If they are not in the World Series, you can choose any game in 2019.
Value of $350 per ticket is based on a world series event. True value: priceless!
10 Days/9 Nights at Hokulani Golf Villas
Live the dream in this three bedroom, three bath home at Hokulani Golf Villas in Maui's newest resort community. The property is situated inside the gorgeous Maui Nui Golf Course in the town of Kihei on the slopes of Mt. Haleakala.
Enjoy morning or evening refreshments on the upper or lower level lanai while watching golfers on the 17th hole. Swim in the infinity pool, located within walking distance at the Villas community center.
Hokulani is perfectly located within minutes to acclaimed restaurants and an astounding diversity of shopping experiences, from quaint boutiques to luxury showrooms. This area of South Maui has an amazing coastline where public parks descend to some of the most beautiful beaches in the world. You will be a short drive to Kihei's three famous Kamaole Beach Parks and Wailea and Makena beaches. Big waves or mild surf, every variety is nearby for your swimming, snorkeling, surfing and sunbathing pleasure.
Dates available are from Feb 15, 2019 to April 21, 2019 and to be agreed upon with owners.
This winter wonderland New England vacation is only a tank of gas away! On a majestic mountainside across from Loon Mountain is New Hampshire's only Five-Star condominium resort, bordering 750,000 acres of the White Mountain National Forest. Bring your better half, your best friend or your family and enjoy a comfortably furnished, one bedroom condo at InnSeason Resorts, Pollard Brook. This condo suite sleeps four people and has a full kitchens, whirlpool bath and either a balcony or patio.
Resort amenities include Indoor Pool, Sauna, Spa/Hot Tub, Fitness Center, Game Room and complimentary shuttle service to Loon Mountain.
Nearby winter activities include downhill and cross country skiing, snowboarding, snow tubing, snowmobiling, snowshoeing, and ice skating.
Available 1/27/19 - 2/3/19. Owner will pre-arrange registration for winner so check in is easy.
Savor an authentic Greek dinner for 8 served in your home or delivered to your party.
Suggested menu includes spanakopita made with buttery phyllo dough and fresh spinach, organic green salad with imported feta, olives, tomatoes and herbs, slow roasted, garlicky leg of lamb, oven roasted potatoes, and green beans simmered in tomato sauce with fresh herbs.
If you're not too full, for dessert there will be galatoboreko, a popular Greek custard cut into squares and served warm.
"Sally Gets A Job" hardcover book signed by internationally acclaimed children's author Stephen Huneck. The New York Times best selling author was also a wood carving artist, furniture maker and painter. His beloved black labrador Sally is featured in a series of collectible books that capture the imagination and thought process of preschool children. A special gift for a child or grandchild who loves dogs.
Let West Concord Wine & Spirits share their vast knowledge of wine and champagne while you and your friends enjoy a fun and relaxing night out. Twelve people will sample six to eight different wines at this gem of a wine store. You can choose a theme for the evening such as European wines or California wines. A knowledgeable presenter will pour and educate your group.
Date to be determined by winner and West Concord Wine & Spirits. Blackout dates include certain weekends in May and June, and the entire months of October, November and December.
Since 1984, Concord Teacakes has baked extraordinary confections that are now sold across New England.
Use your $100 gift card to enjoy the full service bakery in West Concord where you will find an array of delicious cakes, cupcakes, scones, and cookies. Teacakes also offers soups, dinners, salads and sandwiches ready for customers to take home or enjoy at the shop.
Concord Teacakes' commitment to quality and freshness is unwavering. All cakes are made with the freshest ingredients and can be custom-designed just for you.
Beautifully handcrafted fine silver jewelry by local silversmith Hilary Taylor. The Galaxy series is one of her best selling textures and adds a formal flare to the piece. The pendant is rounded on both sides and hollow in the center; it hangs on sterling silver cables with a friction tube clasp that rests comfortably on the neck. The pendant is complemented by the post earrings in the same texture. A gorgeous holiday gift for a loved one or to keep for yourself.
Beautify your home with a gorgeous and useful bench handcrafted by David Holdorf. Your furniture piece measures 34" long by 18" high by 14"wide. The top is "live edge" cherry slab in a natural finish with 2" thick, sliced through tree. The legs are made of hard maple. A stunning addition to your living space.
Available to take home directly from the Gala on October 25, 2018 or pick up from Minute Man Arc after the Gala.
Gather a group of six people, over the age of 8 and join Hilary Taylor in her studio to make your own silver jewelry.
She will guide you through the process and you will have enough materials to make a pendant and a pair of earrings or you may choose to use your materials to make one larger piece. The medium is Precious Metal Clay and once fired, you are left with your piece in silver. You are welcome to bring your wine and hors d'oeuvres or birthday cake depending on the occasion of the evening.
Merlin's Silver Star Studio, West Concord
Local artist Colleen Sgroi creates paintings, puzzles, calendars and prints that are sold all over the world. An art publisher in NYC discovered her and then printed and distributed her folk art internationally. Colleen's paintings have been used in films made by Disney, Lions Gate Films and Fox Entertainment's Gracepoint mini series.
"Touching the hearts of others is my greatest joy," said Colleen. "It is from this place that all of my art comes from."
Enjoy this one of a kind, water color painting almost anywhere in your home. It is nicely framed and ready to be installed. Image is 11" x 14". Take home from the Gala on October 25, 2018.
Donated by Laureen Goguen
Delight in a healthy shopping experience at Idylwilde Farms of Acton, Massachusetts. All year long, Idylwilde is fully stocked with the finest domestic and imported produce and epicurean foods. Enjoy their homegrown crops in season and the finest fruits, vegetables and herbs year round. They also offer a wide range of wine, flowers and gifts. $200 gift certificate can be yours on October 25th!
Start packing for your 2 night getaway at the all new Groton Inn. Overlooking the picturesque rolling hills of Groton, Massachusetts and just 35 miles from Boston, this 60 room boutique hotel is sure to exceed your expectations.
The Groton Inn opened in May 2018 and has rapidly regained its stature as one of the most prominent lodging establishments in New England. Once America's longest continuously running inn, the original structure (circa 1678) was destroyed by fire in 2011 and has been meticulously re-imagined for the discerning traveler.
With nearby skiing, kayaking, hiking and apple picking, you can experience a bit of New England in every season.
Enjoy a two night stay for two people that includes breakfast. Reservations required. Must be used by 12/31/18 and the winner must present the certificate. Hotel may have blackout dates on some holidays and weekends.
Imagine a beautiful bouquet of fragrant flowers in your home every month for a year. You will be the envy of all your friends.
The Concord Flower Shop is celebrating its 32nd year under the current owner Helen Dearborn Halloran. Helen and her dedicated staff truly enjoy helping clients with all their floral needs: anything from a simple arrangement to an elaborate event such as a wedding.
Enjoy a fresh bouquet each month. Walk in and select $30 worth of flowers. It is easy and convenient with a wide variety of choices. No deliveries.
Check back on October 15th to see what the Red Sox Foundation has contributed to our auction. It's sure to be something wonderful!
Hand crafted, beaded dog collar by members of the Masaii tribe in Kenya; plus hand crafted silver dog tag personalized with your dog's name and phone numbers.
Variety of collar sizes to choose from.
Come to Merlin Silver Star Studios in Concord, Massachusetts to help design the tag and choose your collar size and color combination.
Your dog will be the envy of all dogs as he walks out in stylish fashion!
Not to be missed! Six lucky children (or adults!) will enjoy a personal tour of the Concord Fire Station by Fire Chief Thomas Judge. See the inner workings of the fire station, learn about fire trucks and meet the fire men and women who keep you safe. Chief Tom will even cook pancakes right at the station.
This event to take place on a weekday beginning at 8AM.
Enjoy an elegant and relaxing night out at the acclaimed Gibbet Hill Grill in Groton, Massachusetts.
A farm to fork restaurant Gibbet Hill Grill is at the forefront of the local food movement. They are one of the only restaurants in New England that has a produce farm on site, and Chef Tom Fosnot shapes his menu around what is seasonally available.
Bid on an authentic New England Patriots football signed by superstar quarterback Tom Brady. Presented in a glass case and ready to display for everyone to see, your living room has never looked better!
The Patriots have appeared in the Super Bowl ten times, the most of any team, eight of them since the arrival of head coach Bill Belichick and quarterback Tom Brady in 2000. The Patriots have since become one of the most successful teams in NFL history, winning 15 AFC East titles in 17 seasons since 2001, without a losing season in that period. The team owns the record for most Super Bowls reached (eight) and won (five) by a head coach-quarterback tandem.
Certificate of authentication is included in this prize. Your friends will be jealous so keep a close eye on your treasure.
Join the Thoreau Club for three months and take advantage of the many offerings included in an Adult Membership.
You can experience:
Full use of pools and Jacuzzi year-round
Full access to tennis courts (indoor & outdoor)
Full use of all fitness facilities
75 Group Fitness Classes per week
Since 1951, the Thoreau Club has been helping families and individuals live active, happy, and healthy lives. They are committed to the well-being of the community and strive to provide the best in preventative wellness, fitness, and leisure.
For more information, photos and location click here: https://www.thoreau.com/club/scripts/library/view_document.asp?NS=MEM&DN=MEMTYPES
Upgrade your home decor with a beautiful wool 4x6 rug from First Rugs in Acton. This vibrant Beluche rug is vegetable dyed and handknotted. The stunning colors will enliven your entryway or hall. Take home the rug pictured or exchange for one of equal value.
First Rugs has retail stores in Acton and Danvers Massachusetts that showcase exquisitely hand selected, one of a kind, hand knotted rugs. You will find rugs from all around the world, including antiques, contemporary, traditional and vintage.
Westford Pilates & Yoga brings mind/body balance to the challenges of daily life. Their instructors are passionate about helping you to stay active no matter what your ability level.
Enjoy a special Gift Bag that includes:
- 5-class pass gift certificate to Westford Pilates & Yoga
- Thick, High Density Pilates Exercise Mat
- STOTT Pilates Flexband 2-pack
- STOTT Pilates Sculpt & Tone with the Flexband DVD
- Westford Pilates & Yoga Pen
- 2 coupons for $5 off any class or class package
Studio is located at:
288 Littleton Road. #16
Westford, MA 01886
Take your favorite person to the historic Colonial Inn for Sunday Brunch in the Merchants Row Restaurant. Their chefs prepare an elaborate brunch every Sunday to delight your taste buds. Fresh, local ingredients and produce are used to create their delectable dishes. Brunch buffet is available on Sundays from 10:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
For more details, click here: http://www.concordscolonialinn.com/restaurants/merchants-row/
Want to perfect your golf game at the Concord Country Club? Try a round of golf with two friends of your choice and host Cato Anderson of McWalter Volunteer Insurance. Cato will even treat your party to lunch at the Club.
Founded in 1895, the Concord Country Club boasts a challenging Donald Ross course. Click here for more information and directions: https://www.concordcc.org/club/scripts/public/public.asp?GRP=21083&NS=PUBLIC
Weekday date to be determined by the winner and the donor.
Ferns Country Store in Carlisle Center wants you to visit, eat and relax in a true hometown country setting. New store owners (since 2018) and Carlisle residents Matt and Jenn Herweck have made positive changes to this much beloved store like the new Carlisle Cafe. An excellent bike stop for those pedaling in the area, Ferns offers a wide variety of items including:
- Fine Deli featuring Boar's Head Meats & Cheeses
- Outstanding Wine & Beer Shop
- Coffee Bar & Fresh Bakery
- Smiling Duck indoor & outdoor cafe
- Convenience Groceries
Stop in and say hello today and use your gift certificate worth $150.
Open from 6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Gould's Clothing for men and women is a family owned business with an emphasis on contemporary fashions, traditional values and service. Use your $100 gift certificate on fashions for both men and women ranging from sleepwear to evening wear. They also carry a dazzling expanse of accessories. Tailoring on the premises is available and the personal service in helping you choose your wardrobe is unmatched.
Located on Rout 2A in Acton, Gould's Clothing is a local gem.
One lucky winner will go home with gorgeous diamond earrings designed especially for Minute Man Arc's 60th Diamond Anniversary.
Set in 14 carat white gold and encrusted with 18 diamonds (.28 total ct weight), these earrings will sparkle and dazzle. An original design for a lifetime keepsake and valued at $1,500.
Designed by Abraham Caliskan of Abraham Jewelers, Boston.
Tickets may only be purchased at the Dream Big Gala on October 25, 2018 at $20 per ticket.