CHECK OUT ALL THE NEW ITEMS ADDED……
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SCROLL DOWN TO VIEW SOME OF THE GREAT ITEMS THAT YOU WILL FIND AT THE GALA. DOOR GIFTS FOR EVERY ATTENDEE INCLUDING DANCE LESSONS AND THEO CHOCOLATE. BOOK EARLY TO ENSURE YOUR GUARANTEED ENTRY TO THIS EVENT.
AFRICAN PHOTO SAFARI YOUR WAY
Your destination for 6 unforgettable days and 6 nights for two people is a private game preserve where animals roam freely in Southern Maputaland, one of the largest and most diverse conservation areas in South Africa. Stay at your choice of two 4-star locations – the stone and thatch Zulu Lyala Game Lodge or the elegant colonial Zulu Nyala Heritage Hotel, both offering the finest in comfort and hospitality and where “I Dreamed of Africa” was filmed. Cool lounges, wide verandas, sparkling swimming pools and a tennis court make being “in camp” a relaxing, pleasurable experience. Your “Soft Adventure” trip includes three meals per day and two daily game drives in an open Land Rover. SRP $4,950.
STUNNING AFRICAN WILD BOAR WITH SWAROVSKI CRYSTALS
We just received this handsome fellow for our Gala from our friends at Henredon & Schoener in Bellevue. This piece is absolutely stunning and handcrafted in Africa covered in shimmering swarovski crystals. The picture can’t really do this piece justice and must be seen at the Gala to enjoy the full beauty of the design. Valued at over $2000.00 and waiting for a good home.
TESLA MODEL S PARTY FOR 9 PLUS APPETIZERS AT RE:PUBLIC
Invite up to 8 guests for test drives in the Model S – the only highway capable, all electric, premium sedan in the world – goes 0-60 in 4.4 seconds and up to 300 miles with one charge. Motor trend 2013 car of the year! Then head next door to re:pubic, Evening Magazine’s #1 new restaurant in Seattle! You and your guests will be treated to a complimentary appetizer plate, but you’ll want to stay and enjoy their shockingly delicious and innovative menu, exciting assortment of libations, and our energetic atmosphere. Thanks to Tesla Motors and Re:Public.
LUXURY 7-NIGHT MACHU PICCHU, PERU, TRIP FOR 2 WITH AIRFARE
Its iconic status within the city and incredible historic significance makes the Monsterio Hotel like no other hotel in the world. Enjoy 3 nights stay in a Superior room with breakfast in Curzo, then move to the equally luxurious Machu Picchu Sanctuary Lodge with breakfast, lunch and dinner at the Restaurant Tampu. Enjoy this magical place and view some of the remains of the ancient culture. Then follow this by a 3 night stay in a city-view Suite Deluxe at the Miraflores Park Hotel Lima with breakfast included. This hotel is in the heart of Miraflores and close to the ocean. Visit the historical city center which boast buildings dating back to the colonial days. An unforgettable trip to Peru! SRP $15,000
TOSONI’S RESTAURANT GOURMET 5-COURSE DINNER FOR FOUR, CHAMPAGNE, WINE AND ADDITIONAL DESSERT TO TAKE HOME
Looking for a restaurant where you can fall in love with the owners, dine on delicious European cuisine and be treated like family? Tosoni’s is it! Join Walter & Wendy for a FIVE course spectacular culinary adventure, including champagne, your choice of two bottles of wine. To sweeten the evening, let the owners give you an additional dessert to take home and enjoy another day.
7-DAY ALASKAN CRUISE FOR TWO
Catch your breath, or Alaska will keep taking it away. Stand on your private stateroom verandah and watch as whales breach and mountain ranges come into view. Take part in compelling onboard classes and workshops. Head ashore on an excursion that will feed your passion.
Holland America Line’s 7-Day Alaska cruise will give you plenty of time to experience days of scenic cruising in whale-studded waters, view the base of active glaciers and go ashore for thrilling activities.
If Alaska isn’t for you, Holland America is happy to change this for a trip to the Caribbean, Mexico or Canada – so no need to decide at the auction. Thanks to Holland America.
BEHIND THE SCENES TIGER ADVENTURE
A Behind the scenes look into the majestic world of one of the most endangered mammal species, the tiger! You and a guest will embark on a 45 minute tour of the glass paneled Tiger tunnel, visit the bedrooms where the tigers sleep, learn about the multitude of safety measures taken to protect the tigers and the visitors, and finish at the gorgeous Tiger Falls habitat. Photography encouraged. Be prepared to lose your heart to our four magnificent Bengal tigers!
JACE LAND PHOTOGRAPHS
You have the chance to bid on either one of these two stunning photographs taken by photographer Jace Land. The first photograph entitled “Cannon Beach” is a 16 x 20 inch beautifully framed canvas print which features Haystack Rock on the Oregon coast. The second is called “Bonsai at Deception Pass” . This 16 x 20 inch Giclee has been professionally matted and framed. Take home one of these works of art for your home. Thanks to Jace Land for providing us with these gorgeous prints.
9 Tiger Paw Prints Tiles
Karen Abel from artEAST created these lovely glazed stoneware tiles and titled them “Taj’s Rain Dance”. The nine beautiful Tiger paw prints tiles are a blend of blues, greens and brown. Each tile is 4″ x 4″ and is ready to hang.
Make your own tiger paw print wall art with this unique arrangement.
MONTY PYTHON’S SPAMALOT AT 5TH AVENUE & ACCESS TO PRODUCER’S CLUB
Enjoy two tickets to Monty Python’s Spamalot at the 5th Avenue Theatre. Spamalot runs from January 30th to March 2, 2014. You also have access to the Producer’s Club which opens one hour before the show. Lovingly Ripped Off From The 1975 Film Monty Python And The Holy Grail Winner of 3 Tony awards including Best Musical! This wacky version of King Arthur and the Holy Grail showcases Monty Pythons’ signature hilarity-from The Knights Who Say Ni and the killer rabbits to Always Look on the Bright Side of Life.
LIFETIME OF WHEEL ALIGNMENTS AND 4 CAR WASHES
It’s easy to take good care of your car with this package.
Enjoy the peace of mind of never needing to pay to have your wheels aligned again. Having proper wheel alignment can improve the performance of your car. Alignments are performed by running specs on your car with a computerized machine, determining what adjustments need to be made, and then making the necessary adjustments to get it where it needs to be. Wheel alignments can be scheduled by appointment or on a walk-in basis when available. This package also includes 4 exterior car washes and rug shampoos to keep your car sparkling. Thanks to Clark’s Wheel Alignment and Seatown Auto Detail.
GOLF AND LUNCH FOR 4 AT GLENDALE COUNTRY CLUB
Here’s your chance to take a swing at one of the most beautiful private golf clubs in the North West. Set in the heart of the eastside and just moments from downtown, Bellevue is one of the state’s finest golf properties. Glendale’s 18 hole championship layout has played host to 11 State Opens and is recognized as one of Washington’s best maintained properties. Join country club member, Jack Kropp and bring 2 friends for a round of Golf and a gourmet lunch! Thanks to Jack Kropp & Robyn Barfoot.
“TAJ” PAINTING BY KETZIA SCHONEBERG
You are going to love this “Taj” painting by Ketzia Schoneberg. Ketzia captures the sweet, sympathetic expression of Taj perfectly. Her unique style of painting gives this piece a life of it’s own, rather than one she could choose for it in a more controlled way.
Painting is on a 24″ x 30″ canvas, created with acrylic, pastel and charcoal. SRP $2,500
Thank you to you Small Yellow Horses
FERRARI OR LAMBORGHINI?
Now’s your chance to get in gear for a driving adventure in Seattle. Your choice of Ferrari F430, 599 or Lamborghini Gallardo! It’s not that these cars are fast – and we mean ridiculously fast – it’s the fact that even at top speeds, the velocity feels so effortless. Be a pro driver for the day – 3-laps on an exciting autocross track. Tuition, racing suits and helmets are all included. Must be 21 years or older with valid driver’s license.
TEENS NEED TO EXPERIENCE THE THRILL TOO…..
For those of you 13 and up, you can find out why a Ferrari and Lamborghini are considered the ultimate rides. A professional driver will swoop you around the bends as the world around you becomes a blur. See what speeds these cars can do in the hands of a pro. A great Christmas gift!! Must be 5ft tall and 13 or older.
PREGAME SIDELINE EXPERIENCE & 4 TICKETS TO SEE THE SEATTLE SEAHAWKS VS THE TITANS
OCTOBER 13TH, 2013….This is an experience you won’t want to miss. Start with a pregame sideline experience for 4 watching player warm-ups from the sidelines. You can’t get much closer to the action than this! Then sit back and enjoy 4 tickets to the game at Centurylink Field. Section 330, Row I, Seats 22, 23, 24, 25. Also includes a Seattle Seahawks mini helmet autographed by Corner Back Brandon Browner #39. Thanks to Mark and Cynthia Hopwood & the Seattle Seahawks.
2 SPECTACULAR SHOWS AT 5TH AVE & 2 DINNERS AT YOUR CHOICE OF RESTAURANT
2 tickets to the 5th Avenue Theatre for the April 17, 2014 performance of a “Room with a View”, a romantic musical comedy.
2 tickets to the 5th Avenue Theatre for the June 19, 2014 performance of “Porgy & Bess”, winner of the 2012 Tony Award for Best Musical Revival.
Two gift certificates to a Schwartz Brothers restaurant (Daniel’s Broiler, Chandler’s Crabhouse, Spazzo). Get your culture groove on and nosh on some delicious food with this winning package!
MT. RAINIER FULL-DAY ESCAPE FOR TWO
This full-day escape offers ample opportunities for adventure, exploration, learning and having fun in all four seasons! Old growth forests, lakes, waterfalls, wildlife and river valleys connected to glaciers are just a few of the sights you may see from the trails or high above them on snowshoes. Led by a naturalist guide, you’ll be driven from downtown Seattle in a bio-fueled Mercedes van or crossover and treated to morning tea and pastries and a seasonal Cascadian lunch with local wine to warm you up! Snowshoes provided in winter. Provided by EverGreen Escapes.
JASON NAPIER BRONZE SCULPTURE
Take home this adorable bronze creation named “Yawny” by Jason Napier. Jason Napier’s work is collected & revered around the globe, always expressed in his distinctive style that exudes motion. His passion for portraying the personality of each subject encourages conversation from an array of viewers. Jason takes great pride in his patina finishes that appear to be the lifeblood within each animal.
His smooth surfaces, graceful lines and carefully selected high polished areas accentuate motion and give life to some of nature’s most beloved subjects. Jason applies a patina finish to suit each animal and are so unique they have given him a reputation amongst his collectors and peers alike. His trademark patina finishes have taken years of experimentation to develop and along with his distinct style have gained him notoriety in the art world.
13.5″ tall x 9″ wide x 9″ deep.
ONE FULL DAY RIDE-ALONG WITH A VET & LUNCH
Experience what it is like to be a vet! Join Dr. Sarah Owens on her ambulatory vet calls for an entire day. Dr. Owens has vast expereince as a zoo, wildlife and domestic veterinarian. She was the veterinarian for $85 million dollar movie, “Racing Stripes” and for the Dartmoor Zoo in the UK, which the movie “We Bought A Zoo” was based on. Thanks to Dr Owens of Owens Equine.
BLUE FLAME SPIRIT’S PACKAGE COLLECTION
Blue Flame Spirits bring you some award wining products that will transport your tastebuds to an Italian Vineyard showcasing the essence of grapes, berries and rich chocolate in their 2012 San Francisco World Spirits Competition Gold Medal Winner GRAPPA. Then enjoy their small batch, triple distilled aged vodka with chili peppers which includes a pepper in every bottle. Finally, enjoy a special aged Grappa which has been aged to perfection in Oregon grown oak casks.
All ingredients from this small batch distillery are locally sourced and created in a hand made product lines by the most passionate distillers in the Northwest.
LIMITED EDITION WATERCOLOR PRINTS
You need to see these beautiful watercolor Wildlife watercolor prints for yourself! Created by local artist Rachel Land, each piece is from a series called “Shades of Africa” featuring a Lion, Elephant, Zebra, Giraffe and Kudu. The watercolor prints are hand signed and numbered and transport you to the plains of Africa.
FOUR SEASONS, PUNTA MITA, MEXICO
It really is that good. Enjoy all the amenities of the Four Seasons Hotel (need I say more) as you sink your toes into the white sand beaches of the Mexican Riviera. Ocean View Room for two. Enjoy your morning coffee while tropical breezes blow through your hair and you gaze upon the pristine beaches, rugged lava-rock formations and distant jungle peaks of the Sierra Madre. This luxury resort has everything you need for an unforgettable trip.
KIONA VINEYARDS VINTAGE WINE
(12) HALF BOTTLES of this smooth and elegant Cabernet Sauvignon wine with stunning intensity. This opulent wine captures the essence of Red Mountain in a bottle; it’s made from the oldest block planted in the AVA in 1975.
This is their flagship wine. Perhaps no other varietal captures the true essence of Red Mountain better than Cabernet Sauvignon. Their finest blocks, best barrels, and ultimate care all contribute to this stunning and distinctive wine.
Red Mountain’s trademark flavor density and complexity shines through and through. Cigar box and earth mingle with subtle chocolate, eucalyptus, and mint. Elegant cassis and blackberry dark fruit punctuate the experience. With thanks to Kiona Vineyards.
TALKING OF WINES….
We have a wonderful selection of Magnum bottles of delicious wines. If you are a wine lover, come to the Gala on September 28th and check out your favorites in this impressive size.
DEPOE BAY OREGON “HOLIDAY RECOVERY” GETAWAY
A Coastal experience as it should be – intimate, refreshing, beautiful and full of nature’s drama. Take a trip January 23 to 26th at the WorldMark Depoe Bay Resort situated in the whale watching capital of the Oregon Coast. Spend your days taking in the sea air, deep sea fishing, shopping, whale-spotting or just cozy up in front of the fireplace.
Ocean View, Upper Floor bedroom that sleeps up to 6 people.
Features: 3 swimming pools, 3 hot tubs, fitness center, tennis court, children’s playground and sports court. Your room includes a fully equipped kitchen, washer and dryer, gas fireplace, cable TV and DVD, stereo system with CD, telephone, private deck and gas barbecue. Thanks to Marcia & Joe Reinert.
GORGEOUS COSTUME JEWELRY
TGIB created these fantastic sparkling costume jewelry sets sure to bring out the animal in you. All pieces are lead and nickel free.
While this picture can not do them justice, trust us when we say that when you wear them, you will make an elegant statement wherever you go. Sets available for Tiger, Leopard, Owl, Elephant and Fox.
IT’S SHOWTIME! (DINNER AND SHOWS)
Enjoy 2 amazing evenings out. Teatro ZinZanni’s show for 2 – part dinner theatre and always magical. 3 hours of cirque comedy cabaret and a mulit-course feast. At least three new shows per year watching fabulous improv comedy, vaudeville revue, music, dance, cirque and sensuality into a dizzying and colorful new form that is never quite the same from eveing to evening. The Murder Mystery Company is the nations’ most popular and interactive mystery troupe. Use these 4 tickets to enjoy the show as well as dinner in Snohomish, WA location. These tickets can be redeemed regardless of whether or not it says they are sold out!! Show ratings range from kid-friendly to adults only. Great fun for everyone. 3 course dinner included.
STEVE JONES QUARTET FOR YOUR NEXT EVENT
If you love the music at the Gala – and we are sure that you will – enjoy the Steve Jones Quartet (tenor sax, piano, bass, drums) at your next event with three hours of live jazz. Whether you like cool blues and laid back Miles Davis tunes, post-bop ballads, or bebop standards, the trio is happy to accommodate.
Thanks to Steve Jones and his Quartet.
MARINERS TICKETS FOR 4 AND PARKING
Thanks to Lee Johnson in Kirkland for generously donating 4 tickets in Section 240, Row 1, Seats 1-4 with parking to one game during the 2014 season.
Section 240 is known for its special benefits and amenities as part of Safeco Field club seating. The Terrace Club seats at Safeco Field are padded and wider than traditional seating. The seats also offer in-seat wait service and access to the Terrace Club Lounge with televisions, a full bar and specialty concessions.
YOUR PERSONAL SONGWRITER
Can you imagine the thrill of having your own personal song. Songwriter Doug McFarland from the coast of North Carolina will craft a song to suit your subject – whether you wish the lyrics to be romantic, touching or funny. Recorded on an acoustic guitar with carefully written lyrics, it will be something you can enjoy and share forever.
Because you are working one-on-one with Doug, the process can take up to one month to create the perfect song. Great gift to give a loved one, use at a company business event, weddings, birthday parties and anywhere else you want to express yourself in song.
RECYCLED METAL WELDED BIRD “NATE”
Let us introduce you to “Nate”. Nate is made of a hand picked rock and recycled metal welded together, which makes up his statuesque physique. He is a tall, shiny, single bird looking to flock to the best home with just the right person! Bring Nate home from the Auction and give him a flock to belong to! Created by local artist, Cynthia Freese of Evergirl Art.
READY SET FIRE!
Ever wanted to learn how to shoot firearms? Here’s your chance. Bill Bolitho has been teaching firearms safety and personal safety tactics here in the Puget Sound area for over 15 years. He is a former CA Police Officer and WA State Armed Guard and has taught over 5,000 individuals the proper safe handling of Handguns, Rifles and Shotguns. NRA Certified Firearms Instructor, Home Firearms Safety Instructor, Certified Pistol Instructor and a Certified Range Safety Officer. Beginners can learn about safe gun handling, basic manipulation, marksmanship (as well as actually firing a number of handguns or rifles). He is also able to teach those with some firearm experience new and valuable techniques.
Under 18 for rifle and under 21 for handgun must have a parent or guardian in attendance.
ZIPLINE IN THE FOREST
Canopy Tours Northwest is about “Breathtaking Forest Adventures.” Located at Camano Island’s Kristoferson Farm, a zip or a stroll through this sustainably managed forest really is a breathtaking experience.
Enjoy these two tickets for the forest experience canopy tour at it’s best . You’ll zip between trees, riding on steel cables. Guests will be outfitted with all the gear you need. Walking between the zips, you will learn about the fascinating nature and wildlife as well as the rich history of the land. In the trees you will see an exhilarating new view as you zip along!
THEO FOOD OF THE GODS COLLECTION
Theo has provided each attendee with a delicious bar of their chocolate but if that is not enough, take home this incredible Food Of The Gods Collection. Named after the obroma cacao (the cocoa tree) this bountiful box is fit for the chocolate worshipper in all of us and allows for a bit of sharing. Gift Set Includes: Six Fantasy Flavor Bars (2 oz ea), Six Classic Bars (3 oz ea), Chipotle Drinking Chocolate (10 oz), Rich Dark Drinking Chocolate (10 oz), Ghost Chile Caramels (4 pc), Grey Salted Caramels (4 pc), Taste of Washington Caramel Collection (12 pc), Ghost Chile Bar (1 oz) & Coffee & Cream Bar (1 oz). Thanks to Theo Chocolate.
Celebrity Appeal Beijo Bag. This medium size starlet is sure to please! Featuring inner and outer zip compartments, beautiful hardware and a single adjustable strap! Hardware feet along the bottom provide upright support and additional protection. Susan Handley design sold exclusively through Beijo Fashion Consultants but available today through Bags, Bags and More Fabulous Bags by Tracy
FLOWERS EACH SEASON FOR ONE YEAR
Imagine receiving gorgeous flowers each Season designed especially for you by City Flowers in Bellevue who are committed to only the finest floral arrangements. Friendly and prompt service with flowers that will wow you.
WINE TOUR AND BARREL TASTING FOR 10
Enjoy a first class Woodinville Wine Tour for 10 adults which is customized to your wine preferences. Sit back and relax as we drive you and your friends to wineries to sample wines, meet the winemakers and do some barrel sampling in premier wineries such as DeLille, Barrage and JM Cellars. Take home an etched bottle of premium wine to remember your great day. Courtesy of ButlerSeattle.com
ODYSSEY WHALE AND WILDLIFE CRUISE FOR 2
Embark upon the Odyssey (built in 1941 and converted from a US Navy search and rescue vessel) at Friday Harbor for a day of San Juan cruising. You may see Orca whales, Stella sea lions, Harbor seals, Harbor porpoise, Dalls porpoise or Gray whales. You are joined by certified marine naturalists who will provide an informative and entertaining experience during your 4 hour excursion. Enjoy the Odyssey’s spacious and heated cabin with padded seating, large viewing windows, tables, restrooms and snack bar.
ZOOKEEPER FOR A DAY
Become a Zoo Keeper for the day and spend the day helping our dedicated staff with their daily routines, food preparation, cleaning and animal care. This is an amazing chance to see what goes on behind the scenes at your favorite zoo with this once in a lifetime experience.
PALETTES AND PAIRINGS FOR 10
For adults only. Grab 9 other friends and head to Paletttes and Pairings in Kirkland for an amazing evening of painting and wine. Whether you’ve never put brush to canvas or you’re an accomplished artist, you will have an amazing time creating a custom work of art while enjoying wine and snacks and lots of laugher. All the painting supplies are provided and you will take home a 16×20 canvas with your masterpiece.
10 BALLROOM DANCING LESSONS
Everyone attending our event will receive a free dance lesson but here’s your chance to have 10 additional lessons to really get those moves down in Arthur Murray Dance Studios in Bellevue. Arthur Murray is known around the world and has been teaching individuals and couples how to dance since 1912! Learn to dance the Bolero, Cha-Cha, Hustle, County Western Two-Step, Fox Trot, Lindy Hop, Mambo, Merengue, Rumba, Salsa, Scotische, Swing, Tango, Viennese Waltz or traditional Waltz with professional instructors. Great fun and great exercise!
Have you ever dreamed of having long luscious lashes? Noir Lash Lounge is the premier lash destination solely specializing in semi-permanent eyelash extensions. Want beautiful eyes? Don’t compromise – lashes aren’t an added service, it’s their only service.
Carrying over 100 different lash varieties, they are sure to satisfy any girl’s lash envy. Individual lashes are professionally applied with a special adhesive to create longer, thicker, more beautiful lashes. No clumps or flares, their lashes are individual and laid atop of your own natural lash. The adhesive is non-irritating and bonds for 4 to 8 weeks. Noir Lash Lounge in Bellevue provides you with glamour in an hour.
LUSH LEGENDS ULTIMATE BOX
This gorgeous box is full of 28 fabulous LUSH legends and exciting newcomers that have leapt to the top of the charts. Hair, face, hands, feet and everything in between will be softer, brighter and happier after washing, scrubbing and bathing in these luxuries. Reward yourself with these fabulous products. Organic products, not tested on animals and are made by hand with little or no preservatives or packaging with only vegetarian ingredients. Thank you to LUSH, Bellevue.
NUTURE YOUR BODY & SOUL
Enjoy a signature massage under the healing touch of Yuan Spa massage therapists. A signature blend of Chinese Tuina Acupressure, Thai Stretching, and Lomi Lomi massage, this uniquely therapeutic treatment is designed to both balance and energize your body. Follow that with a hydrotherapy pass (which you can use up to 6 times) to increase muscular stimulation, detoxification and skin conditioning. Bliss!
Find our why Roscoe’s Ranch was awarded the Best Pet Sitting in Western Washington for the 3rd year running. Each dog is treated to a 3 night all inclusive doggy vacation at the Ranch. Includes accommodates in one of the luxury private cottages with 100 sq ft of kennel space and it’s own private fenced outdoor space with heaters and stereo system! Belly rubs, ear scratches and baths always included. Up to 3 dogs.
IPL TREATMENT FOR SUN DAMAGE AND WRINKLES
Intense Pulsed Light Treatments dramatically erase freckles, sun damage, age spots, irregular pigmentation, tiny spider veins, enlarged pores, redness or flushing and wrinkles. Put yourself in the sought after and safe hands of Stephanie Negrete RN, Esthetician of TLC Skin Care Clinic at her premier medical spa located in Woodinville. Not suitable for heavily tanned or dark skinned patients.
KOPI LUWAK – THE MOST EXPENSIVE COFFEE IN THE WORLD
Coffee Lovers rejoice! While your average Starbucks might set you back $4 or more, compare this with the Kopi Luwak, or Civet Coffee, which can go for as much as $30 a cup!
If you don’t know how this coffee is produced, read up about it on line so that we don’t have to go into graphic detail. The end result is that the coffee is said to produce a dark, smooth, rich and smokey cup of coffee.
This box from the great folks at Bantai Civet Coffee contains the pure civet coffee, collectors civet coffee mug and Cal Orey’s book on “The Healing Powers of Coffee”. Truly a perfect ‘must get item’ for coffee lovers and connoisseurs.
DINE UNDER THE STARS AT THE ZOO
After the Zoo closes and all the visitors are gone, the Zoo is your own!
Experience a personal tour led by our General Curator, Robyn Barfoot, as you encounter our Zoo residents at night. Now imagine sipping on great wines and enjoying a four course culinary delight prepared just for you by Chef Geoff served at your special table. Priceless experience!
THE BMW JUST FOR YOUR LITTLE ONES
This incredible zippy BMW is just for your little ones. Now you can officially say you own a great BMW…. that your youngster drives! Top speeds between 3 and 5 mph and runs over 1.5 hours on a battery charge. Weighs approximately 25lbs and a great addition to your garage. To go with this great car, BMW have also given us a great swag bag and merchandise.
SHOE ARTWORK – ONE-OF-A-KIND
Our Curator Robyn Barfoot had these Kapow converse shoes custom made just for her featuring Taj and Almos. You can’t have these ones but now you too can have a one-of-a-kind custom shoe made especially for you to your design idea. Stunning hand-painted shoes to create a walking work of art.
YOUR OWN VIDEO GAME VAN FOR UP TO 20!
Imagine playing the hottest video games like Guitar Hero, Madden Football and Call of Duty on huge plasma screens in a climate controlled gaming utopia. Now picture all that plus multi-player game play, surround sound audio, laser light effects and fog machines and you’ve got an experience young or old will never forget. Thanks to Games2U for this fun item. Up to 20 participants!
SARAH BRIGHTMAN IN CONCERT & PARAMOUNT LOUNGE
See the global recording artist and world’s bestselling soprano, Sarah Brightman, at the Paramount theater. This special package also includes special access prior to the show and at intermission so kick back and relax in the Paramount Club with delicious hors d’oeuvres. 21 and over for this elite lounge access.
ANESTHESIA-FREE DOG DENTAL CLEANING
Let Scott Blanchard of Canine Dental Service work his dental magic on your dog or cat for a teeth cleaning that is anesthesia-free, takes only 20 minutes and leaves your pet with a sparkling set of teeth. His technique is gentle, thorough and completely drug-free and great for hand-friendly dogs or cats. Rave reviews by one of our committee members who uses Scott for her dogs teeth checkups and cleanings.
TAKE YOUR COOKING SKILLS TO THE NEXT LEVEL
Take a class at the Sizzleworks Cooking School to take you to the next level of cooking greatness. Whether you want to learn the proper culinary techniques, understanding of food science or just how to create some new delicious cuisine, this is the school for you. To get you started, Chef Carol includes her signed book called “Cooking Class”. A chef’s step-by-step guide to stress-free dinner parties that are simply elegant. Filled with hundreds of great recipes such as Scallops with Pink Grapefruit Sauce. NAMB 2003 Cookbook of the year.
WHISKEY AND CIGARS PAIRING
If you are someone who loves the occasional Cigar and loves to pair it with a great Whiskey, then this package is for you. Thanks to the Woodinville Whiskey Co, you can enjoy a beautifully aged Mashbill No.9 Bourbon Whiskey which is flavorful, well balanced and maintains its character and complexity from start to finish. To compliment this whiskey, Redmond Cigars and Tobacco include 24 Cain Straight Ligero Cigars (boxed) which are equally full bodied with a smooth flavor….and some say have a wonderful cocoa/chocolate hint.
Those clever folks at Issaquah CleanScapes opened this first ever recycling store where they not only work to reduce our environmental impact but create useful and beautiful items from recycled items. Enjoy a 5 piece bag of goodies from their store and then head over to Gilman Village with your gift certficate to check out all the fun items you can purchase including recycled bikes.