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Advance bids accepted until 12pm on Saturday April 27th.
Silent auction continues during our Derby Eve Party 4/27/19 (6-9pm).

Lot 1: Private Chef Chris Reed’s 12 Dish 10 Person Meal 

Get ready for a very special evening at home with your own personal chef. Renowned Chef Chris Reed, of Bambu Roux, will wow you and nine guests with his Indonesian and Creole flavors. Watch first-hand as Chef Chris Reed prepares a 12-dish rijsttafel (literally “rice table” in Dutch) dinner, all in the comfort of your own home. Chef Reed throws his own spin on this Dutch-Indonesian tradition as he pulls influence in equal parts from his Indonesian and Cajun roots.

Courtesy of: The Rice Table
Value: $1,000
Current Bid: $1000
Buy it now: $1,200

Lot 2: Chicago Cubs Super Fan Package

Fly your “W” flag proudly! As the winner of this Chicago Cubs fan package you’ll be the lucky winner four Section 114, Row 14 tickets to see the Cubs take on the San Diego Padres on July 20th at Wrigley Field. But that’s not all! The winner of this package will also receive four Cubs hats that you and your guest can wear at the game! A men’s Cubs jacket! A women’s zip up Cubs fleece! A men’s quarter zip long sleeve shirt! And a women’s quarter zip long sleeve shirt! We’re taking you out to the ballpark…super fan style!

Courtesy of: Gallagher Insurance
Value: $800
Current Bid: $100
Buy it now: $1,000

Lot 3: Two Pitchfork Music Festival Passes

The 14th annual Pitchfork Music Festival takes place this year, Friday, July 19 through Sunday, July 21 at Union Park in Chicago. And with two passes you most certainly won’t be ‘dancing on your own’ when Robyn hits the stage! Other headliners and acts include The Isley Brothers, Belle and Sebastian, Pusha-T, Ibeyi, Stereolab,  and so many more!

Courtesy of: Pitchfork
Value: $750

Current Bid: $80
Buy it now: $900

Lot 4: White Sox Tickets

Head down to Guaranteed Rate Stadium to watch the Chicago White Sox take on their American League Central rival Detroit Tigers for the second time this season. You’ll enjoy the game with a guest from Box 150, Row 4, just past third base! To make your game day a little more exciting we’re throwing in a $50 Visa gift card for you to spend on hot dogs, cotton candy, a big foam finger, or drinks. A Parking Pass is also included to help get you on your way.

Courtesy of:
Value: $150

Current Bid: $20
Buy it now: $200

Lot 5: In-Home Wine Tasting with Wines for Humanity

This certificate entitles the bearer to a six bottle in-home wine tasting for up to 20 people with private wine advisor for two hours. With delicious wines sourced from award-winning vineyards the world over and a mission of charitable giving to families in need, Wines for Humanity provides the kind of fun that soothes the soul.

Courtesy of: Wines for Humanity
Value: $350
Current Bid: $100
Buy it now: $400

Lot 6: Date Night Basket

Looking for a Date Night with your sweetie or your pal? How about dinner and show? You and your guest will begin your local evening at EJ’s Place, the North Shore’s premier supper club. Enjoy the finest food and cocktails (ask for Johnnie when you book the table because, well, there’s just no one better). Head down the street afterwards for what’s sure to be an unforgettable performance at the Northlight Theater, whose 2019-20 schedule is jam packed with exceptional shows and even a world premiere. Head home after the show and pop open one of your eight mini-bottles of Martini and Rossi bubbly.

Courtesy of: Northlight Theater and EJ’s Place
Value: $300
Current Bid: $40
Buy it now: $350

Lot 7: Whiskey & Leather Basket

You can’t go wrong with Whiskey & Leather! Bring a group of four to learn the art of craft whiskeys and gins at Few Spirits from beginning to end, and document every smooth sip in your one-of-a-kind handmade Tactile Craftworks leather journal. Learn about the history of liquors in Evanston – the home of the Temperance Movement.

Courtesy of: FEW Spirit and Tactile Craftworks
Value: $160
Current Bid: $40
Buy it now: $200

Lot 8: Glenview Locals Basket

Home is where the heart is, so we think you’ll love this basket from our Glenview neighbors! Looking for some evening entertainment? Pop on over to the Glen and enjoy dinner and drinks over at the Yard House with a $50 gift card. Follow that up with a show at the cozy Oil Lamp Theater where every show is served up with a batch of cookies. Whether you have to head to work the next day or have some weekend plans to tackle, Glenview Grinds coffee, sipped from your very own Glenview Grind mug, will perk you up and get you ready to take on the day.

Courtesy of: Oil Lamp Theater, Yard House, & Glenview Grind
Value: $150
Current Bid: $40
Buy it now: $200

Lot 9: Family Fun Basket

Load up the car with the kids (or friends) and head over to Altitude Trampoline Park for one fun-filled hour for four of bouncing around on thousands of square feet of trampoline. Get a game of dodgeball going, or throw yourself in the foam pit. With a battle beam, rock wall, and kids court, there’s fun for everyone! We’re sure you’ll work up an appetite. We’re sure the $40 gift card to Red Robbin will help with that. 

Value: $100
Current Bid: $20
Buy it now: $150

Lot 10: Picnic Basket

Full-service tail-to-snout butchers at Forza Meats will lead you and a guest through in-store butchering demo. After you’ve learned where your meat comes from, leave with your very own charcuterie and bbq supplies. Paired with a bottle of Folie à Deux 2017 Sonoma Coast Pinot Noir and 2016 Girard Sauvignon Blanc provided by Schaefer’s, it’s the perfect basket for a romantic Spring picnic or a backyard BBQ, where you can show off your new butchery skills.

Courtesy of: Forza Meats & Schaefer’s
Value: $200
Current Bid: $20
Buy it now: $250

Lot 11: Morning News and Veggies

Meat not really your thing? Breaking news: we have a priceless package for you. For a full-blown Chicago experience, wake up with Robin, Larry and the gang at the WGN Morning News Studio. You’ll receive a behind-the-scenes tour of the studio and meet the personalities before heading to lunch at the iconic Chicago Diner. Use your $50 gift card on a delicious selection of vegetarian comfort food and seasonal specialties in an old-fashioned diner setting, and toast a great Chicago day with an award-winning vegan milkshake. YUM.

Courtesy of: WGN-TV & Chicago Diner
Value: Priceless

Current Bid: $40
Buy it now:

Lot 12: One of a Kind Jewelry from Debbie Zollo

Bead-embroidered cuff made by Highland Park artist, Debbie Zollo. Each bead is stitched onto a foundation material and covers a brass cuff. The cuff’s backside material is ultrasuede. The beads are Japanese glass.

Debbie’s work is carried exclusively by CityWoods in Highland Park, which is a contemporary, American fine crafts shop and gallery.

Courtesy of: Debbie Zollo
Value: $200

Current Bid: $20
Buy it now: $250

Lot 13: Lynfred Winery Tasting

Just a short drive to Wheeling will take you to one of Lynfred Winery’s multiple wineries and tasting rooms throughout the region. Here you and up to five guests will be treated to a tasting of Lynfred’s nearly dozen wines.

Courtesy of: Lynfred Winery
Value: $50

Current Bid: $20
Buy it now: $100