2019 Raise the Roof Gala Live Auction Items

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Weekend Getaway to the Big Apple

How does a choice of a Broadway show, dinner, and 3-night weekend stay for two in NYC sound? This experience includes two (2) orchestra or front mezzanine tickets to one Broadway show of your choice, a $200 gift card for dining at your choice of participating New York city restaurants, and a 3-night weekend stay in a standard guest room at the Hyatt, Hilton, Marriott, or comparable hotel. Plus, a concierge service is available to book and handle all your arrangements! (This must be booked 60 days in advance. Broadway show subject to availability from an approved list of shows. Dinner gift card applies to approved list of restaurants. A small additional charge may apply during holidays and special performances.)


Trade Cars for the Weekend

Spend the weekend cruising around town in a new Mazda MX-5 Miata Convertible. And while you are loving this new ride, your car will get a makeover from Browns Fairfax Mazda to include exterior and interior detailing, an oil change and tire rotation. Pick up your weekend ride on Friday morning and drive it until Monday morning. Includes a full tank of gas. (Driver must be at least 25 years of age with valid driver’s license and full coverage auto insurance.)


Chef’s Dinner for 10

Impress your friends with an invite to a private dinner party for 10 at the National Conference Center’s Chef’s Table. Four-course meal created by Executive Chef Frank Estremera and perfectly paired wines selected by Chief Wine Officer Mary Watson-DeLauder. The National’s culinary team places emphasis on working with local farms and buying locally grown produce. (Dinner party experience available Monday – Friday and subject to availability.)

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Sting at Wolf Trap

The Grammy-winning former front man of The Police returns to Wolf Trap for another unforgettable evening packed with nonstop hits like “Englishman in New York”, “Fields of Gold”, and “Every Breath You Take”. Two (2) tickets to the Monday, August 28, 2019 show seats Orchestra Level, Row N, Seats 28 and 29.

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Live the Sweet Life on the Shores of South Carolina

La Dolce Vita means the sweet life and what a sweet life it will be during this one (1) week stay at this gorgeous beach home, nestled on the coast of South Carolina. Enjoy ocean front living La Dolce Vita on Surfside Beach with dual level oceanfront covered porches, private cabana and pool, oceanfront deck, private walking path to the beach and private parking. Unit has six (6) bedrooms, four (4) bathrooms and 2,480 sq. ft. Recent upgrades include a new deck, new flooring and new washer & dryer. (Off-Season Rental Only, September – April/May, Subject to all rentals already on the books.)

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Dining Around the Year

Experience all the fantastic dining options our region offers. Includes gift cards to local restaurants to use when your taste buds need a night out. Restaurants included: Blue Ridge Grill, McCormick & Schmick’s, Red, Hot, & Blue, Great American Restaurants, Brx American Bistro, Panera (“You Pick 2” once a month for the Rest of the Year), Chuy’s, Ford’s Fish Shack, Burgers Beer Bourbon, and DC Prime. Bon Appetite!

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One Week Stay in the Bahamas at the Island Seas Resort

The Island Seas Resort welcomes you to world-renowned luxury and pampering during a one-week stay in Freeport, Grand Bahama Island, Bahamas. The resort boasts its own private beach, beautiful free-form pool, hot tubs, gym and relaxing spa. The resort also has plenty of fun-filled daily activities like bingo, tennis, basketball, shuffleboard, karaoke and happy hour at the Coconuts Bar. And when you are ready to venture out for the day or night, the resort’s concierge will only be happy to make all your arrangements. Just minutes away are championship golf courses, exclusive shopping, gourmet restaurants, top-notch casinos, exotic island nightlife, boating, horseback riding, fishing, sailing, waterskiing, scuba diving, snorkeling and strolling white sandy beaches. Your unit will include a full kitchen and up to 2 bedrooms. (Must be booked through the owner, subject to availability and used by September 15, 2019.)

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Bethany Beach Trip

Take a quick trip to get away from it all in the off season! Enjoy a two (2) night stay at the Bethany Beach Ocean Suites. After a day of sand and sun, relax in a luxury suite with a partial ocean view. Then head on out to the boardwalk and make your way over to Bethany Blues to enjoy some delicious barbecue (gift card included in this package). Bonus: Resort is pet friendly! (Not valid Memorial Day through Labor Day.)


Let’s Go Caps

Here is your opportunity to have a fun night out with six (6) Washington Capitals VIP tickets. Pick from the 2019-20 home game vs. the Penguins, Rangers or potential comparable team. This package also includes two (2) parking passes.

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Have A Ball

Nats! Skins! Bid for both and we hope you win! One game in the fall and one in the spring – the only decision to make is who you will bring? Watch the Washington Nationals take on the Chicago Cubs on Saturday, May 18, 2019. Four (4) tickets in lower level 115 plus a parking pass. Then a few months later, you will be singing “Hail to the Redskins” when Dallas comes to town. Two (2) Redskins vs. Dallas Cowboys tickets, date TBD, section 139 row 9 between the 5- and 10-yard lines (Seats 5 and 6).