Get a sneak peak at some of the amazing
live and silent auction items—all valued at $1,000 or more. 100% of the auction proceeds will benefit the MUSC Shawn Jenkins Children’s Hospital.
For a complete listing, please view or download the 40th Anniversary Auction Item Packet.
Enjoy tickets to a year of the city’s most distinctive events, from Party for the Parks to Charleston Wine +Food to DIG SOUTH, The South’s Interactive Festival.
Take advantage of all the luxuries of coastal living with this exclusive Beach Bundle from Charleston Harbor Resort & Marina. Enjoy a two-night stay in the spacious guest rooms of the new Beach Club, with its unmatched views of the downtown skyline, as well as a wealth of perks including a one-year Beach Club pool membership, three-month dockage of a boat up to 33 feet at the marina, and a $100 gift card to the Charleston Harbor Fish House restaurant.
The Longines name needs no introduction among luxury, Swiss-made timepieces. But this ladies watch, from the PrimaLuna collection, donated by Croghan's Jewel Box, is exceptional. Crafted in stainless-steel with a mother-of-pearl dial and diamond bezel, this elegant piece marks every hour with another diamond. Telling time never looked so elegant. (0.403 total carats; water-resistant to 3 bars)
A day of indulgence awaits you and nine of your closest friends. Start at Woodhouse Day Spa for a deeply relaxing facial or massage, along with hors d’oeuvres and cocktails by chef Brett McKee. Afterward, sit down to an exquisite dinner by chef McKee. Then your party of 10 will be whisked to the rooftop of McKee’s at 139-B to savor delectable desserts, cocktails, and live music under the stars.
Charleston Fashion Week® (CFW) is the premier fashion event of the South. Come celebrate the 10th anniversary in style! Get dressed to impress with a $2,000 shopping spree at Gwynn’s of Mount Pleasant. You’ll also receive VIP tickets for four to the MUSC Children’s Hospital Raise The Runway charity luncheon and Friday night’s runway shows. The Raise the Runway luncheon includes a catered lunch and a runway show from an elite local boutique, plus a live auction, with all proceeds benefitting MUSC Children’s Hospital. Friday night at CFW will showcase local boutiques, emerging and featured designers, PLUS the Rock the Runway Model Competition™ and exclusive shopping opportunities.
Elevate your wardrobe to cosmopolitan heights with this exquisite 14K white gold crisscross-design bracelet studded with high-quality pavé diamonds from Skatell’s Manufacturing Jewelers.
Get ready to beam a bright new smile with the esthetic dental services offered by Dr. John F. Rink, Charleston’s first accredited dentist with the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry. Receive up to $14,000 worth of cosmetic dentistry for a smile makeover. Using treatments such as dental crowns, teeth whitening, and porcelain veneers, you’ll have a dazzling new set of pearly whites that are sure to leave you smiling.
Spend a lifetime with the best seats in town, as you (or your company or loved one) have the honor of securing two Bronze Level seats in your name at Charleston’s new cultural cornerstone, Gaillard Performance Hall. Being a seat-naming donor gives you the long-lasting privilege of having the first refusal to all subscription series held in the performance hall. Enjoy all the performance perks from the very first curtain rise as you watch renowned cellist Yo-Yo Ma put on a legendary concert at Gaillard Performance Hall’s Grand Opening Gala on October 18. Some rules apply.
Tee off on four of the best golf courses in the Lowcountry with this ultimate golfing package.
Harbor Course at Wild Dunes Resort
Challenge yourself with this course designed by Tom Fazio that is known for its beautiful views of lagoons, salt marshes, and the Intracoastal Waterway. Cart fees included. Valid: 10/15/2015-10/15/2016
Seabrook Island Golf
Head out to Seabrook for uncrowded playing conditions on your choice of two championship courses, Ocean Winds or Crooked Oaks. Expires: 9/15/2016
Kiawah Island Club River Course
Listed on “America’s Best Top 100 Residential Courses” by Golfweek magazine in 2012, this private, Tom Fazio-designed course provides a challenging and inspiring 7,039-yard test. Eight holes play along the Kiawah River and Bass Pond, with the other fairways and greens along marsh savannas, ponds, and oak-filled maritime forests.
Kiawah Island Club Cassique Golf Course
Inspired by Irish and Scottish links-style golf courses, this private, Tom Watson-designed, 6,960-yard course lies along the Kiawah River and its creek and marshes.
This VIP package culled especially for the country music lover (with a little local Americana thrown in) will get you out on the town in your cowboy boots.
Outlaw acoustic guitar autographed by Charleston's own Darius Rucker, donated by iHeartRadio
4 VIP tickets to WEZL’s Evening With the Stars Benefit Concert for the MUSC Children’s Hospital, including a Meet & Greet at North Charleston Performing Arts Center; event date & performers TBA
2 VIP tickets to the Blue Dogs Homecoming Concert on December 27, 2015
Catch the longtime favorites lead by Bobby Houck and Hank Futch for a great show blending traditional country, classic rock, Americana, and bluegrass. Tickets include premium seating and a pre-show reception at Charleston Music Hall, plus a poster.
2 VIP season passes to the Party in the Park series, held on Tuesdays in June 2016
This WEZL summer concert series features top country music artists at Mount Pleasant’s scenic Waterfront Memorial Park. Tickets include a parking pass, priority seating, and refreshments.
If diamonds are a girl’s best friend, this Roaring ’20s-style, diamond-encrusted stunner—with .35ct pavé set in 14K white gold—will be a vintage lover’s BFF. Exquisitely made, this ring is a timeless piece of jewelry fit to accessorize with the utmost of opulence.
Elevate your decor with the European antiques, high-end soft furnishings, leather goods, and unique lighting and accessories found at Acquisitions. Choose among beds, chests, and tables in numerous finishes from the company’s exclusive reproduction line imported from Italy, or use their in-house design consultation to blend new and old and create a timeless design in your home.
Treat yourself and nine lucky friends to a night of fine dining and Champagne at the historic Wentworth Mansion. Begin the evening gazing at the picturesque views of the Holy City from the rooftop cupola as you sip on Moët & Chandon Impérial (provided by Moët & Hennessy). Then step next door to the posh Circa 1886 dining room for a five-course dinner, with wine pairings, prepared by executive chef Marc Collins.
Ready to design and build your dream home or want to revamp or restore your current abode? Here’s your team! You’ll receive approximately 10 hours of local architect Christopher Rose’s time to consult on your project. Once a plan is perfected, Scott Dow of Dow, Inc. will provide up to 30 man-hours of labor to work on the desired improvements or repairs. Property/residence must be within Charleston County.
Escape to the heart of the Holy City for a two-night stay in deluxe accommodations for two at the luxurious Belmond Charleston Place. Take in the hotel’s charms, as well as its shopping and rooftop pool, then indulge your taste buds with a Forbes Four Star dinner for two at the award-winning Charleston Grill. Valid until 12/31/16; restrictions may apply.
Use your $1,000 gift certificate to choose from the extensive selection of decorative plumbing and hardware. With styles ranging from traditional to contemporary, there is something to enhance all projects.
Wind down along the sandy beaches of Isle of Palms or Folly Beach during a four-night stay in a villa with a view. Dunes Properties opens their doors to any of their available oceanfront or oceanview villas/condominiums so guests can enjoy a seaside escape away from reality. Some date restrictions apply.
Fine art landscape photographer Ben Ham works exclusively with a wooden field camera, capturing images on black-and-white sheet film of places around the country, including the lovely South Carolina Lowcountry. Give one of his most sought-after images, Eight Foot Tide, a place of honor inside your own home. Beautifully framed in olive wood from Italy using only acid-free materials as well as museum glass, this limited edition, sepia-toned photograph (measuring 45 by 37 inches) is a piece meant for generations to enjoy.
Surround yourself with Ben Ham’s enthralling black-and-white photographs as the famed photographer opens his King Street gallery to you and 11 friends for an intimate evening. Sip wine handpicked from Ben’s cellar and sample hors d’oeuvres as he tells tales of the adventures that inspired the mesmerizing images he has taken during his travels across the United States and throughout Europe. You and your guests will take home signed copies of his book, Vanishing Light, a collection of his photographs from the four distinct regions of the country.
Host a private “meat and greet” for up to 25 people at this downtown hot spot, recently named one of “America’s Best New Restaurants” by Bon Appétit. Enjoy a selection of executive chef Craig Deihl’s award-winning charcuterie alongside heavy hors d’oeuvres and wine and beer offerings. Evening hours only: 7:30-9:30 p.m. or 8-10 p.m.
Enjoy a three-night stay at the pristine barrier island retreat, Charlotte’s Pearl, located on Dewees Island. Situated on two acres on the edge of a maritime forest, this spacious four-bedroom, custom-built home has a wraparound porch perfect for gazing at both lake and marsh views, as well as abundant wildlife such as deer, waterfowl, and migrating birds. The nearby beach access path makes for an easy walk or quick golf cart ride to the shore. Eight ferry passes, two golf carts, and cleaning are included.
Stay in the heart of the bustling French Quarter and Market Street districts not once, but twice, in suites for two nights each at two of Charleston’s finest luxury boutique hotels. The French Quarter Inn—just named the #2 Small City Hotel by Travel + Leisure—offers spacious accommodations with triple-sheeted, European bedding, and the newly opened Spectator Hotel features gorgeously appointed suites plus butler service and a tony bar.