Silent Auction Packages

We invite you to peruse our silent auction package and make note of those packages you would like to bid on.

Wine Packages

Villa del Monte Wine

A case of their 2007 Merlot. Visit to learn more about their award winning vintages.

Starting Bid: $150.00

Wine and Tour

Enjoy one of three bottles of Ranchita Canyon Vineyard wine at home or with seven of your friends during a private tour for eight. Ranchita Canyon Vineyard overlooks the beautiful Pleasant Valley. Traditional "old world" family wine making techniques are combined with modern concepts to ensure our grapes (10 varietals) unique qualities are reflected in the wines. This is definitely not one to miss!

Starting Bid: $150.00

Pear Valley Vineyard & Winery Wine

A case of 2007 Distraction. A gold medal winner at the Orange County Wine Competition, Distraction is firm, intense, and concentrated while balancing power and elegance. Plum and blackberry with dark currant, graphite and notes of fine leather lead into flavors of cassis, black fruit, mineral and baking spice. Fine tannins provide the backbone and long finish of this wine.

Starting Bid: $200.00

Tasting Fit for Poet

Wine tasting for 10 at Poetic Cellars including light appetizers, a wine tasting guide, and wine glass set. Poetic Cellars, one of the newest wineries in the Santa Cruz Mountains, is set amidst the rolling, oak-studded hills and the solitude of a country estate. This is the perfect place to relax and enjoy fine wine in an unhurried, tranquil atmosphere. Winemaker Katy Lovell is dedicated to creating poetry in the bottle from the finest sources she can farm and find.

Starting Bid: $65.00

Tasting for Ten

Spend an afternoon with nine of your favorite friends and family tasting the masterful vintages at Nicholson Vineyards.  Nicholson Vineyards is rich in family tradition and represents a passion to produce wonderful fruit and create elegant wines. The estate vineyards include four-plus acres which are separated into three blocks of Chardonnay and Pinot Noir. The vines were planted in 1996 and expanded in 2004 (additional Pinot Noir). Each block includes a diverse combination of rootstocks and clones, and is situated with a southwest exposure, allowing for maximum sunlight and cool evening breezes.

Starting Bid: $65.00

J. Lohr Wines

Bid to win two magnums of J.Lohr Estate Wine. J. Lohr Vineyards & Wines includes more than 900 acres of cool-climate estate vineyards in Monterey County, with an emphasis on Chardonnay, Riesling, Valdiguié and Pinot Noir, 2,000 acres in Paso Robles dedicated to Cabernet, Merlot, Syrah, Petite Sirah and other red varietals, and 33 acres in Napa Valley, highlighting Cabernet and Sauvignon Blanc. From this rich and diverse palette of sustainably farmed estate fruit, J. Lohr crafts wines showcasing bold, concentrated flavors and a vibrant sense of place. 

Starting Bid: $40.00

Joseph George Wine

Enjoy a wonderful gift basket from Joseph George Wines. 

Starting Bid: $75.00

Day at the Mountain Winery

A bottle of Mountain Winery Reserve Chardonnay, Reserve Cabernet, four weekend tasting coupons, and a wine glass set await the winner of this package.  The Mountain Winery dedicates itself to preserving the it's history and restoring the property to its magnificent glory for the enjoyment of all. We are very proud to continue the tradition started by Paul Masson, and our committed team takes personal pride in creating innovative and memorable experiences for our guests.  

Starting Bid: $40.00 Experience

Two VIP tickets to an upcoming event. is your expert guide for all things cocktails and spirits related. It's goal is to entertain, inspire and educate enthusiasts, connoisseurs and even the merely curious about the vast universe of cocktails and spirits.

Starting Bid: $75.00

Dining Experiences

Father Locatelli Cookbooks

Two cookbooks from Father Locatelli's private collection paired with pasta and olive oil. 

Starting Bid: $100.00

A Japanese Experience

Gift certificate to Kyoto Palace Japanese Restaurant and a sake set. Impress your guests as you watch the master teppan chefs "chop, dice, slice and toss" your food before your very eyes. You will be entertained by skillful chefs who have mastered the wizardry of the "sword."

Starting Bid: $50.00

An Italian Experience

A gift basket filled with Italian sauces, pastas, olive oils, and wine for you to create a delicious meal at home. 

Starting Bid: $60.00

Romantic Meal for Two

A gift certificate to Cin-Cin Winebar in Los Gatos. Cin-Cin Wine Bar and Restaurant is critically acclaimed offering new contemporary cuisine with an International wine list and innovative cocktails. Noted by the Zagat guide as "The Best Thing to Happen to Los Gatos,"Cin-Cin is more than a wine bar with small plates, Cin-Cin is a full-service restaurant and cocktail lounge offering a great dining experience!

Starting Bid: $40.00

Culinary Experience

An exquisite evening of dining at Birk's Restaurant with The Chairman's Option - Birk's Ultimate Steak Flight with Wine Pairings for six. Sample menu can be found at

Starting Bid: $300.00

A Basket Full of Lavender

Enjoy a basket full of beautiful lavender made products and recipes. Provided by Little Sky Lavender, this basket will leave you feeling relaxed and will transform your everyday recipes in a culinary experience. 

Starting Bid: $45.00

A Cooking Guide

A cookbook from the San Francisco Junior League called San Francisco Entertains with Pasta and Olive Oil. 

Starting Bid: $15.00

Getaway Opportunities

Mexican Getaway

A one week vacation condo in La Paz, Mexico (winning bidder receives the rental with all fees and taxes paid).  

Starting Bid: $500.00

Weekend Staycation

A relaxing two-night stay in a deluxe room at The Domain Hotel - a joie de vivre hotel, with breakfast buffet included. 

Starting Bid: $150.00

Romantic Getaway for Two

A romantic overnight stay and delicious dining experience (dinner) for two at The Fairmont Hotel. 

Starting Bid: $150.00

Sport Packages

Bronco Game Pack

Let the bidding begin... Don't miss your chance to cheer on the 2011 CIT Champions Bronco men's basketball team as they take on both, Gonzaga and BYU.  This package includes two tickets to both games.  

Starting Bid: $100.00

Signed Earthquakes Jersey

A framed signed Earthquakes jersey, San Jose's men's professional soccer team. 

Starting Bid: $75.00

Take Me Out to the Ball Park

Spend an exciting evening with friends or family at a San Jose Giants Baseball game. San Jose's professional baseball team in the Class A Advanced California League, the team has been affiliated with the San Francisco Giants since 1988. Boasting one of the best records in the minor leagues after partnering with the big league club, the San Jose has won six California League Championships as a Giants affiliate (2010, 2009, 2007, 2005, 2001 and 1998).

Starting Bid: $75.00

Day with the A's

Bid to win two Plaza Outfield tickets to a 2012 regular season Oakland A's home game and two Jerseys. 

Starting Bid: $50.00

Family Packages

Family Funday

A fun-filled basket to enjoy with your family which includes digital picture frame to capture the memories from the fun time you will have while enjoying the family four pack at the Children's Discovery Museum, two combo passes for Ripley's Believe It or Not! Museum, two Winchester Mystery House passes, four golf passes at Malibu Grand Prix, and two general admission passes at Happy Hollow Park & Zoo.

Starting Bid: $75.00

Children's Musical Theater of San Jose

Enjoy an one of CMT's 44th season productions for two. The Children's Musical Theater is the oldest major arts organization in San Jose and has received eight consecutive awards from the National Endowment for the Arts. CMT produces 10 shows a year and resides in the historic Montgomery Theater.

Starting Bid: $40.00

History of Flight

Enjoy an afternoon for four (two VIP passes) at the Hiller Aviation Museum including a model airplane to build.  

Starting Bid: $65.00

Skating and Hot Chocolate

Four admission passes with skate rental, San Jose Sharks blanket, two travel mugs, and gourmet hot chocolate await you with this package.  

Starting Bid: $25.00

Local Activities

Bear Valley Mountain Ski Experience

Enjoy a day on the slopes at Bear Valley Mountain in Bear Valley, CA. This package offers four lift tickets good for the 2011/2012 season (excluding blackout dates). Don't miss out on this opportunity to experience Northern California skiing.  

Starting Bid: $100.00

Day of Golf

Enjoy a day on the links for two at one of GOLFWEEK's 2011 Best Resort Courses, Yocha Dehe Golf Club at Cache Creek Casino Resort. A Brad Bell designed facility, offers pristine playing conditions and over 7,300 yards of championship golf. 

Starting Bid: $100.00

Cruise Around the Bay

The historic Red and White Fleet would like you to join them on one of their Golden Gate Bay Cruises. Leaving daily out of pier 43 1/2, these cruises tour around Alcatraz and under the Golden Gate Bridge and are perfect for a romantic night out or sightseeing trip with a friend.

Starting Bid: $40.00

Day at the Spa

A spa gift certificate from La Concha Spa. Proudly serving the Silicon Valley since 1994, this package allows for you to escape from the stresses of the day in a calm, relaxing atmosphere.

Starting Bid: $40.00

Night at the Theater

Two tickets to a San Jose Repertory Theatre production. Founded by James P. Reber in 1980 as San Jose’s first resident professional theatre, San Jose Repertory Theatre soon became the fastest growing regional theatre in the country. You don't want to miss the opportunity for these tickets and to see the current production, Spring Awakening featuring choreography by Sonya Tayek from So You Think You Can Dance.

Starting Bid: $40.00

Night at the Theatre II

Two tickets for any Tuesday, Wednesday, or Thursday evening performance at TheatreWorks Silicon Valley. With a reputation for artistic excellence, innovation, diversity, and integrity, TheatreWorks is Silicon Valley’s leading professional nonprofit theatre company. TheatreWorks presents a year-round season of musicals, comedies, and dramas in the Mountain View Center for the Performing Arts and at the Lucie Stern Theatre in Palo Alto. Don't miss the opportunity to see their current production: Sense and Sensibility by Rodger Parsley & Andy Graham.

Starting Bid: $65.00

Day on the Bocce Court

A gift certificate that can be used towards a round of bocce, dinner, or merchandise at Campo di Bocce.  Escape to Italy in your own backyard – with dining indoors by our beautiful bar and along our bocce courts or outdoors among our vine covered arbors, Campo di Bocce of Los Gatos truly is an escape from the norm.

Starting Bid: $50.00

Concert Experience

Two tickets to an upcoming concert at the Shoreline Amphitheatre.  

Starting Bid: $100.00

Portrait Sitting

Capture the moment with a relationship in black and white portrait sitting at Photography by Delgado.  (Please Note: The top three bidders will win)

Starting Bid: $100.00

Clean Car Kit

Make sure your car sparkles with the clean car kit which offers four car wash passes at Classic Car Wash.  Let Classic, voted the best car wash in the Silicon Valley for the pas seven years by the Mercury News, take care of your car with this package. 

Starting Bid: $40.00