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A Villa in Tuscany

Your Choice of Villa for 8 People. 7 nights in an authentic Tuscan Villa with welcome dinner buffet and a winery tour and tasting.

Enjoy a week with family and friends in a traditional Tuscan Villa. Package includes travel coordinating and logistics by an Italian travel company located in Italy. You will have the option of three farmhouse villas located in peaceful rural settings near towns or the charming Tuscan coast. Our villas offer an ideal location to visit the most famous Tuscan famous cities such as Florence, Cortona, Pisa, Volterra, San Gimignano, and Siena. Some of the villas are surrounded by cultivated fields, others are a short distance from delightful towns. Offering a true taste of Italian country life combined with modern comforts such as internet and air conditioning. Accommodations include 4 bedrooms and 4 bathrooms or larger.

To read about the three Villas from which you can choose, click here!

Package includes:

  • 7 Nights in a beautiful Tuscan Farmhouse Villa, minimum of 4 double Bedrooms and 4 bathrooms, Full kitchen and dining room, Fireplace, Patio and outdoor dining area, Swimming pool and garden.
  • Vineyard visit and wine tasting at local wine estate Housekeeping service and chef creations for an unforgettable buffet dinner
  • Subject to availability. Holidays, July and August not included. Does not include refundable 500 Euro damage deposit, groceries or any charges for heating. Upgrade additional chef prepared meals at 600 Euro each.

Expires April 30, 2018.

Value  $6,795            Opening Bid  $4,600

Dream Photo Safari for 2 at African Spirit Photo Safari in South Africa

Photo Safari Includes

  • 6 night and 7 days accommodation for 2 people;
  • All meals;
  • Two game drives per day.


General information:

  • Our safari lodge is situated in a Big Five endangered species reserve which received international recognition for the introduction of 28 black rhino as an effort to conserve the highly endangered species. The Reserve is approximately 60 000 acres and hosts all of the Big 5 (elephant, rhino, leopard, lion, buffalo) plus cheetah, wild dog, hyena and plains game animals that are native to the area in addition to hundreds of bird species.
  • The safari will be fully guided with small groups of 4 to 8 in an open vehicle for maximum game viewing opportunities.
  • Our facilities include your own en-suite chalet with a swimming pool, dining room, lounge, bar and an outdoor fire place for your evening enjoyment.

Value $5,750                Opening Bid $2,800

Hilton Head Condo

One week in a 2 bedroom apartment at Coral Resorts Hilton Head Island.  The apartment sleeps 4 adults and 4 more persons (perhaps children) in open-up couches.  The apartment also has a kitchen, dining room and living room. The week comes with free four rounds of golf per day for 7 days at a local Hilton Head Course and an hour of tennis court time daily.  Coral Sands is a Gold Crown resort.

Donated by Wil and Mary Ellen Condon-Rall

Value $3000                Opening Bid $1000


Holland America Cruise

A 7 day cruise for two on any Holland America ship, in an ocean view room, to Mexico or the Caribbean. The brochure fare for such a cruise is $799 to $1049 per person.  The certificate has no expiration date.

Donated by Holland America

Value     $2000            Opening Bid $1000


The Farmhouse at Veritas

A one night stay, mid week (Monday To Thursday) at this acclaimed local bed and breakfast. Winner of the TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence and a member of the Bed and Breakfast Diamond Collection this is the perfect spot to celebrate a special occasion. Includes a four course dinner with Veritas wine pairings for two.

Value $450                Opening Bid  $200


Albemarle Estate Mini-Break

Enjoy ultimate pampering for two days and nights at the luxurious Albemarle Estate. Drawing inspiration from the surrounding vineyards, the estates ten exclusive suites seamlessly mix opulent comfort with modern convenience.Guests enjoy breakfasts and free wine tastings at the nearby Trump Winery.

Donated by Trump Winery

Value $1000                Opening Bid  $400

Party for 100 at Bold Rock Cidery

One weekday evening (Sunday - Thursday) rental of the Bold Rock Cidery complete with live music from Jon Spear Band and supper. Menu includes chill, cornbread and dessert.

2 Bold Rock staff members included in rental, additional staff members supplied at $20/hr.

All hard cider must be purchased by guests. Event booking based on venue availability.

Acclaimed local group, The Jon Spear Band is a collaboration of some of Central Virginia's finest blues musicians, brought together by their love of the blues.  Their performances run the gamut from searing emotional solos all the way to swing and funk -- the Jon Spear Band covers it all.

Donated by Bold Rock Cidery, The Jon Spear Band, and Dale Weigel and Jan Jones

Value  $3000                    Opening Bid   $1000

Conduct the Wintergreen Festival Orchestra

Conduct the Wintergreen Festival Orchestra on July 15 in the grand finale of the sing-along Messiah.

You'll have the best seat in the house for a rousing rendition of the Hallelujah Chorus, led by you! You'll receive conducting coaching from Artistic Director Erin Freeman and rehearsal time with the orchestra, so you'll be fully prepared.

As a memento of the occasion we will provide you with a video of your performance.

Donated by Wintergreen Performing Arts

Value $ 2,000                 

Opening Bid  $750


Dinner by Erin

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Artistic Director Erin Freeman will cook a dinner at your home for you and your guests. This festive event will be tailored around your culinary interests and will accommodate 16 people!

This cannot be scheduled during the festival, (Erin is a busy lady this month)

Donated by Erin Freeman

Value   $2000                Opening Bid  $750

Party at the Lake

Lake Monocan:  Exclusive use of Lake Monocan and facilities for one evening for 50 persons from 6 pm – 9 pm.  Valid July, 10, 2016 1 through July 20, 2017.  Not valid on holidays.  One lifeguard provided.  Use of activities; canoes, kayaks, fishing equipment, standard road bike rentals, sand volleyball court, sandy beach, lounge chairs, picnic area and outdoor charcoal grills are available. We will provide a picnic of pork BBQ sliders, side dishes, fruit and cookies plus soft drinks for 50.

Donated by Wintergreen Resort and David Litchfield

Estimated retail value: $1250            Opening Bid $500