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2011 Golf Auction Descriptions

Mayan luxury week
Pack your bags and get ready for a week of luxury at The Royal Mayan Resort in Cancun, Mexico. Located on a pearly white sand beach, the resort is a five-minute drive from a Mayan archeological site and championship golf course. Your fully equipped villa has a spacious balcony and maid service. Amenities include three pools, a mini-market, tour desk, bars and restaurants. Sailboats, bicycles, snorkeling and tennis equipment are available at no cost. Your weeklong getaway is set for Saturday, Oct. 29, through Saturday, Nov, 5, 2011. Included in this package is a voucher for up to $1,200 of airfare.
Donated by Friends of the Children’s Hospital Foundation & Platinum Travel.
Value: $3,000

Play like the pros at Valhalla
Play where the pros go with golf for four at Valhalla Golf Club, home of the 2008 Ryder Cup. You can look like the pros too with these Ryder Cup polo shirts.
Donated by Harshaw Trane and Frost Brown Todd LLC.
Value: $600

Deluxe Pacers night
Entertain five of your friends or clients (six tickets total) in the Hunt Construction Group deluxe suite at Conseco Fieldhouse for a weekend Indiana Pacers basketball game in November or December. Food is included with tickets.
Donated by Hunt Construction Group.
Value: $900

Behind the scenes on the backside at the Churchill Downs (A)
Take in the sights and sounds of Churchill Downs with a personal Saturday backside tour. Your tour starts at 6 a.m. and includes breakfast. Date to be mutually agreed upon. Derby excluded.
Donated by Friends of the Children’s Hospital Foundation.
Value: $300

Oaks Eve fun (A)
Start your Derby celebrations with two tickets to the Oaks Eve Bash on Thursday, May 5, from 7:30 p.m. to 12:30 a.m. in the Medallion Ballroom at the Seelbach Hilton Hotel. Music and entertainment will be provided by the Atlanta Allstars Band. Guests will be treated to classic American cuisine while delighting in the display of unique and exotic cars.
Donated by Friends of the Children’s Hospital Foundation.
Value: $200

Round at Wildwood
Gather up three of your friends for a round of golf at Wildwood Country Club. Includes carts. Valid through Aug. 30, 2011.
Donated by Wildwood Country Club.
Value: $240

Jack Fry’s legendary evening
Enjoy a romantic dinner for two at the legendary Jack Fry’s. Beforehand, enjoy cocktails with this bottle of Woodford Reserve.
Donated by Jack Fry’s.
Value: $140

Barbeque in the blue
You and nine friends can listen to some blues while you feast on Louisville’s finest barbeque with these one-day general admission tickets to the Blues-n-Barbeque Festival, July 8 to 10 at the Water Tower.
Donated by Bisig Impact Group.
Value: $100

Persimmon Ridge golf
You and three friends can enjoy 18 holes of golf at the beautiful Persimmon Ridge Golf Course. Freshen up your game ahead of time with this set of metal woods!
Donated by Persimmon Ridge Country Club.

Historic getaway close to home
Take your special someone for a one-night getaway at Boone Tavern Hotel in Berea. Surround yourself with historical ambiance and relax in the beautiful surroundings of this charming hotel.
Donated by Boone Tavern Hotel.
Value: $135

Dance your way to brunch
Perfect your cha-cha and practice your spins with two private and two public dance lessons from Shall We Dance. After making your way around the dance floor, enjoy Sunday brunch for two at John E.’s Restaurant & Lounge.
Donated by Shall We Dance and John E.’s Restaurant & Lounge.
Value: $165

A world of dining and laughs
Have an evening out with this gift certificate for Ramsi’s Cafe on the World. After dinner, enjoy some laughs with two tickets to the Comedy Caravan. Not valid for special event shows. Reservations for Comedy Caravan required. Must be 21 or older.
Donated by Ramsi’s Cafe on the World and Comedy Caravan.
Value: $145

Waterpark fun, pizza … yum!
Have a blast and take a splash at Holiday World & Splashin’ Safari with these two tickets. Check out the Wildebeest, the world’s longest water coaster, and slide and play in the new Safari Sam’s Splash Land! After your day of fun, enjoy four medium, one-topping pizzas from BomBozz Pizza and Taphouse.
Donated by Holiday World and BomBozz Pizza and Taphouse.
Value: $86

Take flight without leaving the ground
Take flight and feel like a real pilot with a one-hour training session in the UPS Flight Simulator. Bring three guests with you on this one-of-a-kind experience.
Donated by UPS.
Value: $1,000

Cats vs. Central Michigan
Cheer on the University of Kentucky Wildcats as they take on Central Michigan with these two tickets to the Sept. 10 football game at Commonwealth Stadium in Lexington.
Donated by University of Kentucky Athletics.
Value: $120

Destin getaway
Enjoy a weeklong getaway at a beautiful vacation home in Destin, Fla., at the Bluewater Bay Resort. Spend your days on the sugar white beaches or playing golf. This two-story home includes accommodations for six guests and is based on availability.
Donated by B & S Electric.
Value: $2,000

Exploration and adventure
Get ready to go exploring with these four admission passes to the Louisville Mega Cavern, where you will tour one of the largest caverns in the United States. Continue your adventure with two tickets to Marengo Cave and a half-day canoe trip to Cave Country Canoes.
Donated by Louisville Mega Cavern, Marengo Cave and Cave Country Canoes.
Value: $144

Cards basketball history
Any U of L Cardinals fan will want this piece of history: a Denny Crum autographed basketball.
Donated by Denny Crum.
Value: Priceless

Lake Forest golf
Get ready to swing your clubs and sink your putts with this foursome at the spectacular Lake Forest Country Club. This round of golf includes carts.
Donated by Lake Forest Country Club.
Value: $260

Black and red Derby fashion
Look stylish at this year’s Kentucky Derby with this black and red hat and matching necklace and bracelet.
Donated by Two Chicks & Co.
Value: $280
Spring accessories
Accessorize your spring wardrobe with this hand-crafted hair fastener and pearl necklace. Donated by Friends of the Children’s Hospital Foundation.
Value: $250

Churchill charm
Add one of Louisville’s most historic icons to your décor with this painting of Churchill Downs by Louisville artist Enrique Gonzalez.
Donated by Enrique Gonzalez.
Value: $250

Surprise your friends at Selena’s
Treat nine of your closest friends to a special dinner at Selena’s Restaurant at Willow Lake Tavern. Selena’s chef will delight your party of 10 with a surprise dinner.
Donated by Selena’s Restaurant at Willow Lake Tavern.
Value: Priceless

Unique dining
Dine out with these certificate to two of Louisville’s most unique eateries: Blind Pig and Mayan Café.
Donated by Blind Pig and Mayan Café.
Value: $60

Maker’s Mark secrets
You and nine guests will enjoy a personally guided, behind-the-scenes tour of Maker’s Mark Distillery, where you will see how the world-famous bourbon is made. Everyone will have a chance to dip their own bottle in wax as a keepsake from the day. Finish off your trip with a specially prepared luncheon at the distillery.
Donated by Maker’s Mark.
Value: Priceless

Touchdown Cards!
See the U of L Cardinals take on Murray State with these two tickets to the football game on Thursday, Sept. 1, 2011, at Papa John’s Cardinal Stadium.
Donated by University of Louisville Athletics.
Value: $120

Behind the scenes on the backside at the Churchill Downs (B)
Take in the sights and sounds of Churchill Downs with a personal Saturday backside tour. Your tour starts at 6 a.m. and includes breakfast. Date to be mutually agreed upon. Derby excluded.
Donated by Friends of the Children’s Hospital Foundation.
Value: $300

Stoney River dining with Elijah
Dine out with this $75 gift certificate to Stoney River Legendary Steaks. Before or after dinner, enjoy a cocktail with this bottle of Elijah Craig.
Donated by Stoney River Legendary Steaks.
Value: $105

Oaks Eve fun (B)
Start your Derby celebrations with two tickets to the Oaks Eve Bash on Thursday, May 5, from 7:30 p.m. to 12:30 a.m. in the Medallion Ballroom at the Seelbach Hilton Hotel. Music and entertainment will be provided by the Atlanta Allstars Band. Guests will be treated to Classic American cuisine while delighting in the display of unique and exotic cars.
Donated by Friends of the Children’s Hospital Foundation.
Value: $200

See Kentucky
See the wonders of Kentucky with this one-night getaway to any Kentucky State Resort Park.
Donated by the Kentucky Department of Parks.
Value: $120

Experience Augusta every day
Add beauty to your table with this Louisville Stoneware 3-quart casserole dish with the Augusta pattern. Serve one of The Café’s signature soups in this dish, or enjoy breakfast or lunch at the restaurant with this $25 gift certificate.
Donated by Louisville Stoneware and The Café.
Value: $115

For the love of the game
Take me out to the ballgame with this baseball lover’s gift basket from Slugger Museum and eight tickets to a Louisville Bats game. Date to be mutually agreed upon.
Donated by Hillerich & Bradsby.

Decked out for dinner
The heat is on with these certificates to Hot Locks and P.F. Chang’s China Bistro! Show off your new look from Hot Locks and enjoy lunch or dinner and two signature appetizers at P.F. Chang’s.
Donated by Hot Locks and P.F. Chang’s.
Value: $98

We do carpets and windows!
Let someone else do your spring cleaning with this package of professional whole house carpet cleaning using a steam extraction method (up to 3,000 square feet of carpet) and professional interior and exterior residential window cleaning (excludes windows requiring special equipment, such as lifts).
Donated by Facilities Management Services.
Value: $950

At the wire
Spend at day at the track with this box for eight at Churchill Downs. Seats are in section 316 on the finish line, under cover. Excludes Oaks and Derby.
Donated by Frost Brown Todd LLC.

Vintage Run for the Roses
Every Derby fan will want to take home this framed print featuring Derby winners from the first to the 135th Run for the Roses.
Donated by Friends of the Children’s Hospital Foundation.