Live Auction Items
Hooray for Holy-wood
Woodworking item carved by Bishop Konderla
Donor: Bishop David Konderla
How the West Was Won
Wild West Adventure near Jackson Hole, Wyoming
Answer the call of the wild and spend seven nights in this three-bedroom, three-bath red cedar cabin at Deer Park Ranch. With Bridger-Teton National Forest right out the back door, this custom, two-story home sleeps ten and affords easy access to many outdoor activities including skiing, snowmobiling, white-water rafting, canoeing, kayaking, hiking, fishing, golf, tennis, and swimming. Four pairs of snow shoes with poles and two kayaks with paddles and preservers are included. Go West, adventure awaits!
Blackout Dates: May 27-June 13, July 17-July 21, and July 26-August 6
Expiration: April 30, 2018
Donors: Annette and Brett Johnson
A River Runs Through It
Fly Fishing Excursion for Three
Begin your fishing excursion with a private one-hour flight from Riverside Airport in a Cherokee to Gaston's Resort in Arkansas. Overnight accommodations feature a four-room cabin with meals included. Spend the next day fishing in trophy trout waters on the White River in two professionally guided river boats and then fly home to recount your fish tales. Fly fishing equipment for the buyer includes a BK customized fly rod, fanny pack, fly fishing tools and net.
Restrictions: Mutually agreed to date between donor and buyer. One of the three guests must be an adult. 900 lb. weight limit for passengers and baggage.
Donors: Karla and Jay Williams - excursion, Laryn and Jeff Moore - equipment
Maid In Manhattan
NYC and the U.S. Open
Pack your bags and head to New York City for Labor Day weekend to attend the US Open Tennis Tournament at Flushing Meadows. This fabulous Big Apple package includes two tickets for the for the Saturday, September 2, 2017 Day Session at the U.S. Open, a $500 Marriott Gift card, a $500 Broadway.com gift card to use at the Broadway show of your choice, and a behind the scenes tour and access to special exhibitions at the American Museum of Natural History in New York City.
Availability: Tennis Tickets - September 2, 2017
Donors: Donna and Tom Snyder - U.S. Open tickets, Kathy and Mat Brainerd - Marriott
La La Land
AMAs in Los Angeles
Hit the high note with two loge level tickets to the 2017 American Music Awards show at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles on November 19, 2017. This pitch perfect experience includes two tickets to The GRAMMY Museum, three night stay in deluxe accommodations such as the Hyatt, Marriott or comparable accommodations, and round-trip coach airfare for two to Los Angeles. Winspire Booking and Concierge Service will orchestrate all of your arrangements.
Availability: 2017 AMAs only
Donors: Tammy and Kevin Hern
Emerald Isle, North Carolina
Calling all beachcombers. Let you dream vacation begin at this four-bedroom, beachfront home on Emerald Isle, North Carolina. With room for 11, this amazing property truly showcases everything wonderful about being at the beach. The multi-level home has a private spa, a main deck complete with rocking chairs, a gas grill, beach chairs, and an awesome ocean view. When you're not chilling out, two bicycles as well as putters and golf balls for the onsite putting green are available for a change of pace. The coastal town of Beaufort is close by with a lively downtown scene as well as nearby Swansboro known as the “Friendly City by the Sea” where water sports are the #1 activity. Includes a $500 Visa card for travel expenses.
Availability: Check website (www.sunsurfrealty.com/vacation/all/detailpage/99/australian-gold-east) for availability. Book through donor. Saturday-Saturday Reservation. Offer expires May 31, 2018.
Donors: Steve and Katie Setzer, Meghan and Brad Cunningham
Men in Black
Master Chef Fr. Jack Gleason and renowned chef Fr. Gary Kastl will host a formal dining experience for ten in the beautiful midtown home of Beth and Randall Snapp. Accompanied by sous-chef Fr. Brian O'Brien, Fathers, Kastl and Gleason will prepare a seven-course meal, with each course expertly paired with a jEnjoy a unique dinner event, master chef Fr. ack Gleason and renowned chef Fr. Gary Kastl will present a formal dining experience for 10 in the beautiful midtown home of Beth and Randall Snapp. Accompanied by sous-chef Fr. Brian O’Brien, Frs. Kastl and Gleason will prepare a seven-course meal, with each course expertly paired with a different wine or liqueur and presented with separate elaborate place settings.
Availability: Mutually agreed upon date between donor and buyer. Expires April 2017
Donors: Beth and Randall Snapp, Lisa and Art Bright, Sharron and John Hanisch, Lori and Terrence McNulty, Erin and Kevin Steichen
Out of Africa
Two Weeks in Pringle Bay, South Africa
Nobska House, named after a lighthouse in Cape Cod, can be found in the heart of beautiful Pringle Bay, a charming seaside town on the Western Cape. An open floor plan with French window overlooking the courtyard makes Nobska House an ideal setting for al fresco dining and relaxation for up to six guests. A short walk to either the beach or the center of town and an hour's drive to Cape Town make for an overall perfect location. Pringle Bay is located in a biosphere reserve and is home to one of the world's richest sites of plant diversity. The number of animal species is also a major attraction. Leopards, antelope, penguins, and baboons amuse tourists with their road side antics. June to September is whale watching time in the area. An abundance of activities await the nature lover including swimming, surfing, hiking, mountain biking, kayaking or white water rafting. This package includes a $1000 Visa card for travel expenses and a $500 credit with a local chef chosen by the homeowner. Celebrate this once-in-a-lifetime experience with a bottle of Kanonkop Kadette Cape Blend Red Wine, a South African wine from the Cape Town area.
Blackout Dates: February 1, 2017 - April 30, 2017
Expires: December 2018
Tip for housekeepers not included.
Check website for availability (http://www.baytown.co.za/property/nobska-house). Book through donor.
Donors: Jeni and Mike Hennessey - home, Heidi and Bryan Adams - wine, Afton and David Gray - chef and travel voucher
Dancing with the Stars
Kick up your heels in LA with two tickets to the May 15, 2017 live broadcast of Dancing with the Stars. Watch the best of the best as the dancers vie for a spot in the finale the following week. Plan to arrive at CBS Television City in Los Angeles by 3:30 p.m. and be ready for your close up during the LIVE braodcast from 5:00 - 7:00 p.m. Don't disappear after that because you will have two tickets to an evening performance at The Magic Castle, an LA nightclub for magicians and magic enthusiasts where as many as 12 magicians will mystify you as you wander througout the Castle.
Availability: Monday, May 15, 2017. Guests at DWTS must be at least 10 years old.
Donors: Dancing with the Stars, The Magic Castle
Diamante Resort in Cabo San Lucas
The Diamante Resort in Cabo San Lucas beckons those in search of privacy, luxury, and world-class service in breathtaking surroundings. Just 30 minutes from the Cabo Airport and six short miles from downtown Cabo, this beach paradise boasts two world-class golf courses, The Dunes designed by Davis Love III and the newly opened El Cardonal designed by Tiger Woods. As many as six people can spend the week taking advantage of all that the resort offers - incredible scenery, horseback riding, on-site restaurants, the 10-acre lagoon, the spa, the fitness center, and of course, Diamante Beach. Your luxury accommodations include a two bedroom/three bathroom unit. www.diamantecabosanlucas.com
Availability: July 22-29, 2017. This week is reserved and cannot be changed.
Donors: Carole and Jim Olmedo
Break out the orange when you take home eight tickets for an OSU basketball home game of your choice during the 2017/18 season. Cheer for the Cowboys from Suite G10 at Gallagher-Iba Arena while enjoying complimentary food and drinks. A parking pass is included. To complete your OSU experience your group will have a private tour of the West end of Boone Pickens Stadium. Go Pokes!
Donors: Jacqlyn and Patrick Hurst - game tickets, Raegan and Mike Oliver - private tour of stadium
Skip the bleachers and head to four seats in the lower-level MC Petroleum Suite at Memorial Stadium in Norman to watch the Sooners take the field against Tulane on September 16, 2017. Food and drinks are served in the suite. Take home a football signed by Barry Switzer. Boomer Sooner!
Donors: Gina and Barney Watkins of MC Petroleum - Suite, Lorraine and Rick McCool - football
Funds raised at Kelleywood will go towards tuition assistance and purchasing Google Chromebooks for each Bishop Kelley student.