A Few Nov 6 Gala Auction Items
Bad Boys Total Package Value: $2,000
Gentlemen this is certainly a shotgun you will want to add to your collection! The Benelli Super Vinci is superbly balanced and is the world’s most reliable, soft-kicking, fastest-shooting, light-weight 3-1/2 inch magnum semi-automatic shotgun on the market. It features the In-line Inertia Driven System, ComforTech Plus recoil system, and a Crio barrel. It is sure to be a delight to shoot!
Donors: Jack & Becky Harris
Good Girls Total Package Value- $2,775
Ladies this package is for you! Get ready to impress your girlfriends as you take them on a girl’s weekend to beautiful Fairhope, Alabama. Known as the Carmel of the South, Fairhope offers unique shopping, local art, amazing restaurants, and historical ambiance. You and your closest friends will enjoy a weekend (mutually agreed upon) in a furnished apartment right in the heart of it all that is well insulated and quiet for relaxing. It features one bedroom with an extra queen bed in a loft space as well as two balconies, one overlooking Main Street and another over-looking Italian village alley. And of course we want you looking your best as you play hostess so add to this package a beautiful pair of .34 kt (total weight) diamond earrings set in 18 kt gold valued at $1,625. Shaped like a clover, we are sure these will bring you lots of shopping luck! Lastly get yourself looking your best for your trip with a treatment valued at $450 from the Dermatology Clinic.
Donors: Lee Lewis & Elizabeth Leigh Company; Dr. Mary Dobson & Dermatology Clinic
Hunting Razorbacks in Alabama Total Package Value: $1,000
Guys, you and a fellow Tiger will invade Alabama to hunt down some Razorbacks and bucks! Located in Suggsville, Alabama (80 miles north of Mobile) this camp features 5,500 acres where you will be able to hunt once on Friday and twice on Saturday, departing on Sunday. Date arranged with owner during the season from December 10th to February 10th. This hunt for two or two couples will feature food, fun, and campfires as well as cocktails as you desire. Best of all there is a care-taker that cleans the wild game for you.
Donor: Will Street
Geaux Tigers Total Package Value: $850
This package has everything you need to root on your LSU tigers! First this spring take in a baseball game at the Box in style! You and three guests (4 total) will enjoy one game of mutual choice during the LSU vs. Kentucky series from 3/27/15 – 3/29/15 in the IBERIA Bank suite. Next in the fall you and a guest (2 total) will enjoy the action on the gridiron up close and personal with tickets to the LSU vs. Texas A&M football game on November 28, 2015. These seats are in a prime location on the upper West side on the 50 yard line.
Donors: IBERIA Bank & Liz Mangham
Best of New Orleans Total Package Value: $1,175
Enjoy a weekend for two in New Orleans in style in a beautifully appointed one-bedroom condo in heart of the French Quarter. The secure entrance to complex is on Esplanade Avenue with a reserved parking spot in private lot. The condo is located on the street level and comes complete with a pool. And of course you have to be outfitted with the latest fashion for your trip to the Big Easy so we have included a Mignon Faget original. The Noire Eyelet Jeweled Bib features oxidized sterling silver faceted onyx, silver freshwater pearls, and agate and black diamond crystals on a ribbon. This piece from the heir collection reveals the strength and beautiful form of a seemingly delicate source and is valued at $675. Date arranged with owners.
Donors: Jim & Diane Bruno & Mignon Faget
Sunshine Haven Total Package Value: $3,000
Just three and half hours from Baton Rouge, Fairhope AL provides a quick escape from the hustle and bustle of the Capital Region. You and the guests of your choice will enjoy a weekend retreat in the newly constructed vacation home of Sunshine Founder Shirley Porter This 3 bedroom 3.5 bath home is located in the heart of a community known for its shopping, arts, fishing, historical sights, and great restaurants. The house features 26ft ceilings in living areas, 10 ft. wide porches, a large screened–in porch off the master suite and fireplaces in the living room and front porch. This gem is surely the place to enjoy a weekend away. Weekend availability will be arranged between winning bidder and homeowner, adults only please.
Donors: Jim & Shirley Porter
Southern Hospitality Total Package Value: Priceless
Elegant 5 course dinner for 10 with wine pairings served in the beautiful home of Bubba and Lee Lewis on Moss Side Lane. You will be greeted with cocktails to be enjoyed on the patio amongst the fountain, koi pond, waterfall and pool. Food will be prepared by Chef Mackie Price and his assistants and served by waiters (Sunshine board spouses) Jim Porter, Bill Wolfe and Jack Harris. Live music will accompany the evening of food and fun.
Donors: Bubba & Lee Lewis
Amazing Africa Total Package Value: $11,800
You and up to three hunters will enjoy the hunt of a lifetime with Wild Wildebeest Safaris. This experience takes places in South Africa (3 hours from Johannesburg) with a utopia of adventure, natural beauty, and lush accommodations. This package includes 5 nights of food, lodging, and guides who will take you out to collect superior trophies. You will return with two impalas and one each of the blue wildebeest, warthog, blesbuck, jackal, and bushbuck. Included in this package is $500 worth of taxidermy services.
Donors: VIP International, Inc.