2015 Annual Gala - LIVE AUCTION Items
1. Car Crushing at Tank Town USA - Experience the thrill of flattening a car as you drive a military tank.
2. Mayor for a Day - Enjoy a day in the hot seat as the Mayor of the City of Cleveland. You’ll experience the high stakes world of small town politics as you wield power over zoning permits and road closures.
3. Great American Wardrobe - Hardwick Clothes, America’s oldest tailored clothing maker, in partnership with The Town Squire in Cleveland, Tennessee will be providing one lucky local a wardrobe rehab. This package features three complete looks that cover practically any occasion. Choose from tailored clothing found in Hardwick’s new Fall 2015 collection, topped off with accessories from your local men’s shop. This package includes: The Boardroom (suit, shirt, tie), The Clubhouse (blazer, shirt, tie, and slacks), The Night Out (a more casual sport coat, sport shirt, and pants).
4. Marvin Posey painting - Painter Marvin Posey was one of the most promising young artists to emerge from Tennessee in years, with his work appearing in major galleries nationwide. His cubist style was inspired by jazz music and he would often paint live with jazz bands – finishing a piece from start to finish in an hour. Bill Clinton, Sheila E. and Louise Mandrell all own works by Posey. Posey died at the age of 38.
5. Speakeasy Cocktail Party - Eight guests will be transported to the 1920s and 30s to experience period cocktails, delicious hors d’oeuvres, and two sets of live jazz at the home of Sherry Brown. (Thirty day notice is required. Schedule based on availability.)
6. Wine Tasting for 12 at Cafe Roma - Enjoy a blind tasting of 6 wines plus hors d’oeuvres at Cafe Roma. Available anytime on Sundays with a thirty-day scheduling notice.
7. Progressive Cocktails and Stroll in the Historic District - Bring 24 of your friends to the historic district of Cleveland at the homes of Mike and Kim Griffin, Richard and Amy Banks, and Rufus and Jane Triplett as you enjoy tasteful selections from Catch, Cafe Roma, and Five Point Square with cocktails along the way. (Thirty day notice is required. Schedule based on availability.)
8. Jersey Boys Weekend in Atlanta - Enjoy the production of Jersey Boys from your front row center seats at the fabulous Fox Theatre in Atlanta on Saturday evening, October 10. You’ll begin your adventure with first class accommodations at the premier W Hotel. Six tickets available – go with friends or just enjoy a weekend getaway. Don’t miss a wonderful chance to sing along to Frankie Valle and the Four Seasons while supporting the Museum Center at 5ive Points.
9. Cocktails for 25 at the home of Summerfield Johnston catered by Alshabibi Catering - You and 24 guests will enjoy an evening of cocktails and hors d’oeuvres at the home of Summerfield Johnston. This unforgettable evening will include up to 7 delectable selections for your guests from Alshabibi Catering. Available dates are January through mid-April 2016. Thirty-day notice is required. Schedule based on availability.