We have some great silent auction items lined up for the event this year! Check out the highlights below
- ROLLING STONES ELECTRIC GUITAR
Autographed by Mick Jagger, Keith Richards, Charlie Watts, Ronnie Wood and Bill Wyman
With over 20 studio albums produced and 200 million albums sold worldwide, it’s no surprise that the ROLLING STONES were ranked as the 4th ‘Greatest Artists of All Time’ by the Rolling Stone. In 1987, they won a Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award and, in 1989, they were inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame . In 2012, the Rolling Stones celebrated their 50th Anniversary with the release of a new Greatest Hits album, GRRR!
STARTING BID: $3,000 CDN
- ROCKY AND HIS GREATEST OPPONENTS BOXING GLOVE
Autographed by Sylvester Stallone, Carl Weathers, Mr. T, Hulk Hogan, and Dolph LundgrenThis LIMITED EDITION artefact commemorates an amazing piece of Hollywood history! In the 1970s, ‘Rocky Balboa’ quickly became a household name after Sylvester Stallone’s box office hit, Rocky. The film grossed $225 million worldwide and was awarded Best Picture, Best Director, and Best Film Editing at the 1976 Academy Awards. Stallone wrote and starred in the movie himself, and received honours from the Writers Guild of America in 2006 as the 78th best screenplay of all time.
STARTING BID: $950 CDN
- PRINCE RECORD ALBUM WITH AUTOGRAPHED CUTOUT
Autographed by Prince (Deceased: 04/21/16)
American singer-songwriter, multi-instrumentalist and actor, PRINCE has produced 10 Platinum albums and 30 ‘Top 40’ singles during his career. He wrote several hundred songs, and produced and recorded his own music for his own music label. Prince was known for showcasing his trademark of funk, dance and rock music. He sold over 100 million records worldwide, making him one of the best-selling artists of all time. He won 7 Grammy Awards, a Golden Globe, and an Academy Award. In 2004, Prince was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Rolling Stone ranked him #27 on its list of the 100 Greatest Artists of all time.
STARTING BID: $1300 CDN
- STAR TREK TV, CAST OF 9, 16″ x 20″ Photograph
Autographed by William Shatner, Leonard Nimoy (Deceased: 02/27/15), DeForest Kelly (Deceased: 06/11/99), Nichelle Nichols, James Doohan (Deceased: 07/20/05), George Takei, Majel Barrett (Deceased: 12/18/08), Walter Koenig and Gene Roddenberry (Deceased: 10/24/91)
Gene Roddenberry’s creation of STAR TREK has spawned over 40 years of television and box office success for this science fiction franchise. The series has produced 726 episodes across its 30 television seasons. The Star Trek franchise won 31 Emmy Awards and recently earned its first Academy Award for its 11th film by the same name.
STARTING BID: $975 CDN
- BEYONCE MUSIC SHEET
Autographed by Beyonce Knowles
Born and raised in Houston, Texas, BEYONCE KNOWLES is an American singer, songwriter, dancer, and actress. She was the 1990s lead singer of Destiny’s Child, one of the world’s best-selling girl groups of all time. Knowles’s third album (2008), included the mega hit “Halo” and helped her earn 6 Grammys in 2010, breaking the record for most Grammy Awards won by a female artist in one night.
STARTING BID: $750 CDN
- DAVID BOWIE RECORD ALBUM WITH AUTOGRAPHED CUTOUT
Autographed by: David Bowie (Deceased: 01/10/16)
English singer, songwriter, actor and record producer, DAVID BOWIE was a towering figure in popular music for over 5 decades, considered by critics and musicians as an innovator, particularly for his work in the 1970s. His career was marked by reinvention and visual presentation, his music and stagecraft significantly influencing popular music. During his lifetime, his record sales were estimated at 140 million worldwide, making him one of the world’s best-selling music artists. In the UK, he was awarded 9 Platinum album certifications, 11 Gold and 8 Silver, releasing 11 number-one albums. In the US, he received 5 Platinum and 7 Gold certifications. In 1996, Bowie was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.
STARTING BID: $1,200
- Private chef-curated dinner for 8 people in your home
Bring home one of Niagara’s finest! Award-winning chef and foodie extraordinaire, Erik Peacock, will prepare a multi-course dinner for you and 6 of your closest friends or family in the comfort of your own home! Sit back and enjoy while Chef Peacock takes over your kitchen for a night you will never forget to create a sumptuous dinner that starts with fresh ingredients and classic techniques.
This multi-course menu is served by our very own Corkscrewed Guys, Ralph deGroot and Patrick Gagliardi, who provide a unique brand of hilarious hospitality and entertainment. Your dinner includes a case of premium wine, donated and expertly paired by Marcel Morgenstern, Winery Manager with PondView Estate Winery.
This package is for the ultimate home entertainer who wants to experience an evening in celebration of friendship, food and wine!
Starting bid: $1,800