This lot offers everything you need to host an amazing party for 30 people in the majestic setting of Connolly Ranch - food, wine, and entertainment!
Your personal chef will roast a succulent pig, provided by the butchers at Browns Valley Market, and paired with delicious sides made by Model Bakery. End your evening with dessert in the Grove around the campfire and a glass of wine or whiskey in hand.
Napa Valley’s cocktail ambassadors, Judd and Holly Finkelstein and Perry & Melissa Teaf invite twelve guests to join them for the finest in tropical cocktails at Napa Valley's most exclusive lounge, The Wiki Wiki Grog Shop! The veiled portal to this locale is opened only by special invitation. Experience its exotic and mysterious South Seas beauty! Delight your palate with delectable pūpūs while sipping on exquisite exotic libations! No paper umbrellas here, this is serious tippling! Bring your sense of adventure, but leave your camera behind as photography is never allowed within The Wiki Wiki Grog Shop… see it for yourself!
The exact location within the city of Napa will be revealed to the winning bidders by secretly coded message written in invisible ink! To be held on a mutually agreeable date.
Reserve your exclusive invitation to an evening of mystery and intrigue at Napa’s Masquerade Ball of the year! Hosted by Vintners, Michele & John Anthony Truchard at the historic York House Mansion in Downtown Napa. Disguise your identity in your most elaborate costumes and masks and enjoy a night of craft cocktails, a selection of John Anthony wines in the “Red Room”, delectable bites, suspenseful magical entertainment, music and fascinating exotic dancers.
Donors: Michele & John Anthony Truchard
If you like TED Talks and historic, charming East Coast island towns, this lot is for you. Big ideas and compelling stories are the inspiration behind the Nantucket Project, an annual gathering that features marquee presenters, change makers, artists and more – all on the beautiful and inspiring Nantucket Island. You’ll receive two 3-day tickets to this one-of-a-kind event that focuses on sharing insight and sparking conversation in service of greater communities.
Previous speakers have included luminaries such as Deepak Chopra, Eve Ensler, Lance Armstrong, Norma Lear, Tig Notaro, Hope Solo, and Steve Wozniak. While in breath-taking Nantucket, take some time for a round of golf with ocean views at the Nantucket Golf Club. If the reserve is met, accommodations are included.
The Nantucket Project 2020: September 17 - 19.
Breath-taking beaches, home to some of the best surfing and snorkeling, are the backdrop to ancient Balinese spiritual temples and your fantastic vacation. During this seven-night trip, you’ll stay at the stunning Villa Paradiso, located in the Amed area. With four bedrooms, private bathrooms for each, and two pools surrounded by lush gardens and an outdoor veranda, you have ample space to relax and enjoy outdoor spa treatments, cooking classes, daily breakfast and a special dinner service prepared and served at the private Villa. This is truly a week in paradise.
Airfare is not included.
Spend an unforgettable afternoon, evening, and morning with your family and friends camping in the Grove at Connolly Ranch. This overnight, all-inclusive adventure will begin with happy hour as we set up your tent. While dinner is prepared by the Connolly Ranch educators, you’re invited to relax in the garden or take part in dinner making, animal-time, or farm games led by our talented staff. After dark it’s time for s’mores, music, campfire, and a movie. In true glamping style, you’ll be greeted in the morning by local OHM Coffee, Model Bakery pastries and a farm-fresh breakfast with Connolly Ranch eggs. This continues to be the only night when you can camp on the Ranch.
Glamping Date: Saturday, May 2, 2020
Experience authentic sheep ranching at Ferndale Farms in Humboldt County. To operate this diversified, sustainable farm takes a lot of hard work from everyone involved, including the farmers, dogs and sheep. Teacher Katie and her family who have owned and operated the farm for four generations will share all aspects of the ranch and its history. You’ll learn about sustainable farming practices and why grass fed animal products not only taste better but are better for you and for the environment. After your visit, you’ll receive a fully butchered, grass fed lamb raised on Ferndale Farm’s Boggy Bottoms property. Your meat will be processed, freezer packed, and quickly frozen and Connolly Ranch will arrange for delivery. This lot includes an Airbnb gift certificate for a two-night stay in Ferndale farmhouse.
To take place on a mutually agreeable date.
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