A Week at Villa Sassella in Compignano, Italy!
Bring the family or gather a group to come for a week to this historic villa just outside the charming town of Lucca. This converted farmhouse with five bedrooms and five bathrooms comfortably sleeps 10 people. The villa sits on more than 60 acres and is 40 minutes from the Pisa airport and an hour and a half from Florence. Villa Sassella's amenities include a fully equipped kitchen, large dining room, several sitting rooms, large pool, tennis court, game room, extensive gardens and olive groves! The services of a cook, tennis or Italian instructor(s), and a local guide/driver are available for additional fees. Everyone who has visited this villa comes back with rave reviews.
Visit https://www.villasassella.com/ for more information.
Restrictions on Item: Advance reservations required and is based upon availability; booking requests should be made early as the weeks fill up quickly. Some blackout dates and additional restrictions may apply. The Villa is on a number of levels and may not be particularly suited to people with limited mobility. This beautiful rural Tuscan property, although modernized is not outfitted for high-tech capabilities but is ideal for a relaxing vacation, rustic peace and beautiful vistas of an Italian countryside. Villa available beginning in 2021 on a mutually available week (week is Sunday to Sunday). Travel not included. Listed available services are an additional fee to auction package and not included in the winning bid. Winning bidder to make arrangements directly with the property owner. No expiration date.
Luxuriate at Casa Fuentecica, a one-of-a-kind villa that sleeps eight and overlooks the whitewashed pueblos of Bedar, an authentic Spanish village nestled in the Andalusian hillside and dating back to the time of the Moors!
The villa has a new addition in the form of a lovely casita, making a total of 2 double rooms and 2 twin rooms, each with their own bathroom. The villa is within walking distance to the white hilltop village, which includes a handful of local bars and restaurants, shops, and a bakery and pharmacy. The larger popular resort of Mojacar, with its long sandy stretch of beach, is just a 20-minute drive away and offers a vast array of restaurants, beach bars and shops, as well as the fishing port of Garrucha.
Location: Bedar, Spain, which you can reach by flying to Madrid and driving to Bedar (5 hour drive) or by an internal flight from Madrid to the local Almeria airport (1 hour drive).
Visit https://casafuentecica.com/ for more information.
Restrictions: The Casa becomes available in 2021. Advance reservations required and based upon availability; booking early is recommended; some blackout dates may apply. Winning bidder must coordinate with owners on a mutually agreeable date for the arrangements. Additional restrictions may apply. Travel not included; winning bidder is responsible for airfare, vehicle rentals, and other fees. Rental week is Saturday to Saturday.
You and three guests have the opportunity to experience a Vacation From The Ordinary at Universal Orlando Resort! Your package includes a Complimentary two-night stay in a Club Level Double Queen room at Loews Portofino Bay Hotel at Universal Orlando Resort. A Complimentary Two-Park/One- Day Exclusive VIP Tour of Islands of Adventure and Universal Studios Florida. Four complimentary One-Day Admission Tickets valid at Volcano Bay waterpark with with a complimentary Cabana.
Exclusive VIP Tours are private guided walking tours of Islands of Adventure and Universal Studios. The tour package includes admission tickets, priority entrance and preferred seating in the attractions of your choice at both parks and complimentary lunch in our exclusive VIP dining restaurant. You can also choose the length of the tour which can last up to eight hours during normal operating hours.
VIP Tour, Admission Tickets, and Passes are not transferable and therefore have no cash value. All unclaimed and.or unused passes provided by Universal shall remain the property of Universal and cannot be used for promotional purposes, nor as sales or trade incentives for employees of any certificate holder, their agencies or clients. Unless otherwise noted, certificates are good for one year from the date of event. Package may not be combined with any other offer and is subject to availability. Two park admission tickets with front of line access are valid only at Universal Studios Florida and Islands of Adventure and may not be transferred to another theme park. Complimentary hotel stay includes room & tax; are subject to availability and are not transferable to another on-side resort.
Sleep with the Lions - Safari in Namibia, Africa
Spend an unforgettable five days and four nights on safari in the exclusive Ongava Game Reserve located next to Etosha National Park in Namibia, Africa. The package allows the winners to choose between staying at Ongava Tented Camp or Ongava Lodge for four people. A combination of both properties is also possible. Both tented and lodge accommodations include the "creature" comforts of private baths, luxury suites, and cooling units - all with fabulous views looking out at the preserve and waterholes. Meals are served either in the main dining room under thatch with a view, or on the dining deck under the stars. Activities include game drives in open jeeps, guided hikes and walks giving you the unique opportunity to see resident elephants, cheetahs, lions, and the unique resident white and black rhinos, as well as to visit the Ongava Research Center (www.orc.com.na/) Ongava has been listed on the Conde Nast Traveler Gold Reserve List. Location: Ongava Game Reserve (located next to Etosha National Park) in Namibia. www.ongava.com
Restrictions on Item: Advance reservations required. Based upon availability; booking early is recommended; some blackout dates may apply. Additional restrictions may apply. Domestic USA, international and/or intra-Africa flights to/from Ongava Game Reserve are not included. All travel should be booked through Premier Tours www.premiertours.com. No expiration date.
Receive a one-hour, one-on-one professional critique of your writing! Playwright Zac Kline will read your play or literary work, offer feedback and discussion, and follow up with a written critique. Perfect for someone with a new interest in writing, an aspiring high school or college-age writer, or anyone who has a play, story, poem or other that they've been wanting to take to publication! Consultations will take place via video conference during the summer of 2020 or, pursuant to public health safety protocols, in person later this year.
Zac Kline is a playwright, filmmaker and co-artistic director of Missing Bolts Productions. His plays have been produced, developed, and read across the United States and his films have been screened at various festivals. Read more at www.zackline.net and www.missingbolts.org.
Get locked inside Di Bruno Bros. for a night filled with artisan cheese, mouthwatering antipasti, gourmet charcuterie, and unforgettable moments with family and friends. Di Bruno Bros. is proud to offer the perfect evening for all you lovers of fine wine and cheese: an exclusive "After Hours" private tasting and shopping experience for you and nine guests. The night includes specialty tasting boards picked, paired, and prepared right before your eyes by the city's best cheesemongers. You can have some delicious bites, up your cheese game, and-with a special 20% off discount for you and your guests during the event-stock up for your next party. This experience is BYOB and Philadelphia Theatre Company's Board of Directors has donated some of their favorite bottles for you to bring along to your Di Bruno Bros. takeover party.
Terre de Corzan Chianti 2018
Chateau Les Hauts d'Aglan Cahors Malbec 2010
Merry Edwards Sonoma Coast Pinot Noir 2017
Navarro Vineyards Dry Gewurztraminer 2005
Details: 2 hour experience for eight to ten people valid at the Franklin Market or 9th Street locations. Composed plates and personal tutorials included. Guests receive 20% off all purchases during the event (excludes alcohol and gift cards). Must be redeemed in 2020.
This is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity for that school-aged storm chaser or wannabe newscaster in your life to deliver the weather on-air with Fox29's Kathy Orr. Go behind the scenes at one of Philadelphia's most exciting news studios, get your questions about everything from tornados to television production answered, and tape a special segment with Meteorologist Kathy Orr.
Orr joined the FOX 29 team in September 2015 as weather anchor for the FOX 29 News evening newscasts. Prior to that, Philadelphians came to know and trust Kathy during her time with CBS 3's Eyewitness News, The CW Philly, and radio stations 94 WIP and KYW Newsradio.
Whether you're planning a summer filled with barbeques or counting down the days til you're at your favorite tailgating spot once again, there's no better way to have some outdoor fun than with your own custom-built cornhole lawn game. Philadelphia Theatre Company's own master carpenter will build your new cornhole set with the same care and attention to detail as any set you've seen on stage at the Suzanne Roberts Theatre. Even better: You'll get to pick the design for your new backyard mainstay!
The award-winning songwriting team of Kristin Bair and Kevin Hammonds (Up and Away) will write a song JUST FOR YOU! Simply provide some context, the names you'd like included, and they will compose a song, have it recorded by a top-flight Philadelphia singer, and deliver it to you to play on your favorite device. Surprise someone special-or treat yourself. Kevin and Kristin will chat with the winning bidder about the type of song and the details to include. Then, in October, the winner will receive a digital (mp3) audio recording of the new song, performed by a Philly musical theatre star, as well as a copy of the sheet music for personal use.
The musical theatre writing team of Kevin Hammonds (book/lyrics) and Kristin Bair (music) are currently doing a writers residency at Philadelphia Theatre Company with their new musical Dear Shirley, based on the memoir of acclaimed photographer Hinda Schuman. Their musical comedy Up and Away was developed and premiered by Pittsburgh CLO, where it had an extended 16-week run, and received its West Coast premiere in January 2020 at Broadway Rose Theatre Company in Portland. Honored twice with the Harrington Award from the BMI Foundation, their work together has included commissions from Prospect Theater Company (NYC), URock Theatricals, and NYC Children's Theatre. Find then at hammondsandbair.com and upandawaymusical.com