NEAR & FAR 2016 GALA AUCTION HIGHLIGHTS
One of the biggest attractions of the Near & Far Aid Gala is our spectacular silent and live auctions, and this year is no exception! Take a peek at just a few of the amazing items below, and don’t forget to buy your tickets to the Gala! Watch for emails announcing early bidding!
The Championships, Wimbledon
The hottest ticket in July is the Ladies’ Wimbledon Finals! Enjoy two (2) VIP tickets at Centre Court including private lounge amenities not available to the general public. On your day off, head over to Manolo Blahnik to select a custom shoe, autographed by the designer. Luxurious accommodations in central London for 2 nights are provided.
Handbag of the Season
Staying au courant is a cinch for the winner of this dream package! A new handbag every three months for a year!
A Year of Blow Outs!
Blow Dry delivers fabulous hair in between haircuts and color, without cheating on your hairdresser. Look perfectly styled every week of the year with this amazing package of 52 blow outs from Blow Dry. Good at either Southport or Westport location.
Nantucket Rental House
Set out to Nantucket for a fabulous retreat in this brand new beach house in prime Brant Point location, 50 yards to the beach and one mile to town. With modern decor by interior designer Audrey Sterk the home has 8 Bedrooms (2 Masters), 8.5 baths, fabulous water views, plenty of outdoor entertaining space and a heated pool with hot tub. Enjoy shoulder seasons weeks in May, June, September, October.
Vespa Private Party for 12 at Home
Vespa, Westport’s acclaimed Modern Rustic Italian Restaurant, will donate a uniquely prepared dinner by their executive culinary team for 12 in your home to be paired with vintage Italian Wines selected by their sommelier.
The Hermitage Club- One Year Membership
One year membership to The Hermitage Club, the ONLY private mountain resort on the east coast. No lift lines, uncrowded slopes, a family-friendly environment and fresh snow all day. The ideal mountain for passionate skiers.