Big Night - Silent Auction 2018
The Message of Fatima consists of a number of precise predictions, requests, warnings and promises concerning the Roman Catholic Faith and the world, which were conveyed by the Blessed Virgin Mary to three shepherd children–Lucia, Jacinta and Francisco–in a series of apparitions at Fatima, Portugal from May to October 1917.
Experience a deluxe tour and tasting for 10 guests. Redstone Winery is the latest venture by Moray Tawse and his award-winning winemaking team. Named for its red clay soil and large stones, the Beamsville winery is home to a newly opened hospitality centre and a locally-inspired restaurant. Come visit and enjoy!
Don’t miss out on 4 premium orchestra seats to the exciting opera season at the acclaimed Four Seasons Centre for The Performing Arts during the 2018/2019 season. Your choice of 6 operas ranging from Eugene Onegin to Otello. Also includes access to the Henry N.R. Jackman Lounge.
For the 2 of you – pick three, any three from those offered in the Masterworks or Pops!. See you at the Symphony! Good for the 2018/2019 concert season.
You can be the envied owner of these highly rated wines: Raymond Vineyards Reserve Selection 2015 Chardonnay – 91 points; Bodega Baigorri Crianza 2014 Rioja – 95 points; Andre Dezat Et Fils Pouilly Fume 2015 – 93 points; and Chateau Pipeau Grand Crue St. Emillion 2014 – 93 Points. And as a special treat, invite Peter Gill, a long time wine educator, into your home to learn more about these wines and enjoy an additional 90+ point wine.
Up to 4 people can take a memorable half hour carriage ride through beautiful Niagara-on-the-Lake. Sentineal Carriages tours are fully narrated and will give you a wonderful glimpse into NOTL’s significant history and wonderful gardens. Once the ride is complete, experience the royal treatment in the heart of Niagara-on-the-Lake at the Prince of Wales Hotel enjoying their famous traditional afternoon tea in The Drawing Room.
On Tuesday, December 4th, four people will have the opportunity to experience the wonderful Toronto Mendelssohn Choir’s performance of A Festival of Carols. The 120 voices of the TMC will be joined by the Canadian Staff Band, the Canadian Children’s Opera Company and organist David Briggs. Enjoy a program of carols and other works that capture the mood of the season.
Claim the bragging rights by owning this amazing framed watercolour of a peony in bloom. Marilyn Cochrane, internationally acclaimed local artist, created this painting, named Niagara Jewel, especially for Music Niagara’s Big Night. We are indeed fortunate to have such talent in our midst.
Two season tickets for the 2018/2019 NOTL Public Library Wine & Words Author series. Six monthly events will host a celebrated author at a local winery. Each author will discuss their latest work, give the audience an opportunity to ask questions and purchase a signed book – all while enjoying local VQA wine and food from the host winery.
Now you have another reason to make your way to Jordan Station – a $150 gift certificate to the new Pearl Morrisette restaurant where you will enjoy an ever-changing fixed menu of French inspired, seasonal cooking. In the meantime, add two bottles of their 2016 Riesling Cuvee Sputnik to your wine cellar.
Get into the swing and be driven to and from the Toronto Golf Club in Mississauga where your special golf package includes 18 holes of golf for 2 with member/host Ginny Medland Green, golf cart as well as lunch on the lawn. Recommended for golfers with handicaps of 28 or lower.
Named 2017’s Grape King, Doug Whitty and the 13th Street Winery have generously donated 3 bottles of their wine – the Pink Palette Rosé, the 90 point rated Riesling and their Gold label winning Gamay. And six of you can experience a wine and cheese tasting set up in a private area with your own 13th Street wine consultant to guide your tasting.
A fully escorted, relaxed day of sommelier-tutored tastings and Niagara scenery, customized to your choice of wine areas…a few hidden gems and some of the region’s “old guard” — it’s up to you. Your day includes transportation, sommelier/driver, great wine and at least one meal for six of you. A wonderful idea for exploring this ever-expanding wine region, whether you live here or have out of town guests to impress. Weekdays only.
Experience fine cuisine that delights the senses, prepared by first and second year students of the Canadian Food and Wine Institute at Niagara College’s Benchmark Restaurant with your $200 voucher for lunch or dinner. A gift basket of wines, beers and honey is also included.
Create your dream Fall floral arrangement. You and 7 guests will participate in a “Fall themed” Breakfast Club workshop where you will receive easy to follow instruction by Van Noort’s floral team.
Up to 10 people can participate in this tour and tasting. Tours must be booked in advance and are available on evenings and weekends. Tasting includes a 6-sample flight per person, with snacks, cheese and charcuterie boards.
Be the proud owner of a piece of original Inuit art by Kelly Etidiole, a world-renowned Cape Dorset carver. This diving bear shows his distinctive and fluid style, and is signed by the artist.
A family of passionate individuals that love all things vinous, Big Head Wines have been making wine in the area for over a decade. Stock your wine collection with a variety of their wines – 2015 Dry Riesling, 2015 Riesling, 2016 Sauvignon Blanc, 2016 Big Head Red, 2016 Big Red Select and 2016 Pinot Noir – enjoy!
Celebrate the Fall of 2018 with a culinary adventure filled with wine, whisky and local farm-fresh ingredients for 4. Start the evening with a Gretzky twist on a whisky cocktail in the Distillery before settling into the private barrel cellar for a 3-course dinner served by Chef Frank Dodd. Please note: the specific date will be set by the winery.
Bid on this distinctive fire enameled jewelry made when Michaela Frey worked independently. Inspired by artists such as Monet and Klimt, the jewelry distinguishes itself through the use of colourful motifs and gold. This Frey Wille collection includes a bracelet, earrings and ring (size 9). Please note, the ring cannot be resized.
After two 30 minute training sessions of your choice — racquet lessons, private yoga or pilates — enjoy three months of full access to The Club and all its amenities. Staffed by fitness experts and racquet professionals, the White Oaks Spa’s sprawling facility offers racquet sports, cardio and strength training, one-on-one and group personal training, yoga, pilates, swimming and much more. Please contact in advance to arrange for your training.
Pamper yourself and mate or friend at the glorious St. Anne’s all-inclusive day spa. Choose from a large wellness menu including heat and hydrotherapy, body work, esthetic and seasonal treatments, and daily group wellness classes such as yoga, meditation, stretch and equine programs. Following your chosen treatment, indulge in a 3-course lunch and afternoon tea.
Forget the old style greeting card and try sending a lawn greeting card instead. This yard card gift certificate will be the talk of the neighbourhood! And if kids are involved, hold a party at Stuffy’s Fun Station at a reduced rate.
You don’t have to travel to Italy to make a statement wearing this beautiful green pair of ladies, ever-stylish Gucci sunglasses with matching green case.
This year make your Christmas Party truly special: family party, office party, any party at all. Santa will visit your party in Niagara, bringing special cheer and candy canes (from November 23 to December 23). No chimney entries, however!