The live auction at ShamRockin’ for a Cure is always an event to behold and this year will be unlike any other! Come and enjoy some friendly competition and you just might walk away with once-in-a-lifetime experience or item! Here is what was up for grabs in 2015 to give you an idea of the amazing live auction opportunities coming your way!
Art You Can PLAY!
Paul Reed Smith Private Stock SC-J Thinline Guitar!
Only the finest materials (including red coral inlay, 24 karat gold-plated hardware and hand selected tonewoods) were used to create this playable piece of art!
Villa in Tuscany with 130,000 American Airlines Miles
Have you ever experienced a "trip of a lifetime?!" A week in Tuscany awaits! La Casa dei Fiordalisi in Trequanda, Italy is the perfect setting for your family and friends.
For one week (Aug 5 - 12, 2015), you'll have the opportunity to enjoy this enchanting, newly restored 6-bedroom village house which faces a quiet village street on one side and overlooks a view from Montalcino to Siena. The scene is spectacular, a landscape that falls away for miles, quilted with vineyards and olive groves. Enjoy the warmth and richness of the Tuscan countryside from the heart of wine country.
Talk about the ultimate getaway! this getaway ALSO includes 130,000 miles from American Airlines to help get you there!
Cheers to YOU!
Custom Bourbon Blending and Dinner with Angel’s Envy Founder Wes Henderson and Rebel Chef Terry French
If you are a bourbon lover you know what a splash Angel’s Envy has made in the market. The product of legendary Lincoln Henderson (Gentleman Jack, Woodford Reserve) and son Wes, Angel’s Envy has exploded on the high-end bourbon scene. Search “Angel’s Envy” and you will be surrounded by every reviewer declaring it worthy of 5 stars, “a beauty”, and “highest recommendation”. Just try finding a bottle of the Finished Rye or Cask Strength at your local package store. And if you do? Buy them all.
Chef Terry French does not adhere to any convention in the kitchen. In 2012, Chef French’s unique experiences and approach to food made him the perfect candidate for the Food Network’s Extreme Chef, taking competitors out of the kitchen and into the most extreme locations in the world. After wowing judges with his “perfect bite,” Chef French received the formal title of Extreme Chef.
Only at ShamRockin’ are you able to bid for an evening in your home, with The Rebel Chef Terry French and Angel’s Envy’s Wes Henderson. You and 7 friends will enjoy a meal whipped up by Chef French while a master bourbon craftsman schools your party in the art of blending the perfect bourbon.
- Three Course Dinner for 8 in your home prepared by Chef Terry French (all food expenses paid by Angel’s Envy)
- Custom blending session with Wes after which he will bring the blend you develop back to the Louisville distillery and you will receive 4 cases (6 bottles/case) of your custom blend, in a private label Angel’s Envy bottle
Kick Back in Cozumel!
A ShamRockin' favorite, Villa Coronado in Cozumel, Mexico could be YOURS for an entire week this year! This stunning oceanfront villa overlooks the bluest Caribbean water you'll ever see! A shallow reef directly in front of the house is TEEMING with marine life for you to explore. Talk about roomy! The villa boasts 4 master suites which can sleep 8 guests in luxury, a private pool and rooftop deck and your own private beach reaching depths down to 100ft! This package also includes 50,000 miles from American Airlines to help get you there!
A Night Out with New Kids On The Block!
- Suite at Phillips Arena for New Kids on the Block concert on June 6, 2015
- 20 tickets
- 4 VIP parking passes
- Light dinner in suite, with soft drinks, beer and wine
- Basket with an assortment of CDs and T-shirts
- Winners will have option to upgrade (at their own expense) to higher scale food and/or beverage package
Own a Piece of ROCK HISTORY!
This custom, 20th Anniversary Edition Les Paul Guitar is autographed by the chart-topping, three-time Grammy winning rock group, Maroon 5. With smash hits like "If I Never See Your Face Again," "Misery," and "Moves Like Jagger," this soaring ensemble has sold over 17 million albums worldwide. The band, now on tour, recently made a stop in Atlanta and autographed this spectacular guitar JUST for ShamRockin'!
The Cystic Fibrosis Foundation has unrestricted financial reserves of about 15 times its budgeted annual expenses, following a one-time royalty sale in 2014. These funds, along with the public’s continuing support, are needed to help accelerate our efforts to pursue a lifelong cure for this fatal disease, develop lifesaving new therapies and help all people with CF live full, productive lives. To request a copy of our Strategic Plan, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 800 FIGHT-CF.