2018 LIVE & SILENT AUCTION
Estimated Value $1,900
Donated by High Desert Angler ($600)
Inn of the Governors, Santa Fe, NM ($550)
Mr. & Mrs. Robert Wilson ($750)
Guided fly fishing on the beautiful Pecos River in Santa Fe, New Mexico. Fish in the morning then shop and dine in the heart of Santa Fe in the evening. Includes two half-day guided fly fishing experiences for two by High Desert Angler, fishing gear, waders, and local transportation from hotel to Pecos River and other fishing sites. Fishing licenses and guide tips not included.
Stay in luxury at the historic 5-star hotel, Inn of the Governors, located in The Plaza. Includes 3-day, 2-night accommodations for two with hot breakfast, parking, afternoon tea and sherry, and a $50 meal gift certificate. Expires 5/1/2019.
This amazing package also includes up to $750 toward airfare.
Estimated Value $500
Donated by Beagle Chase Rabbit Hunt
Enjoy the fun of the chase as you listen to the sound of well-trained beagles on the hunt. A guided hunt for 4-8 during rabbit season by local guide Billy Montague. Hunt can be held on donor’s local land holdings or on your personal property (bidder’s choice).
Subject to available date during rabbit season (November 2018 to February 2019).
Hunt includes: beagles, in-field lunches, pictures, and field dressing of game. No alcohol allowed. Participants to provide gun, ammunition, and a valid hunting license. Youth must have hunter safety certificate or TN hunting license. Youth hunter must have adult supervision at all times.
Estimated Value $2,650
Donated by Winghaven Lodge ($2,050)
Homer Skelton Ford of Millington ($600)
A no limit Quail Hunt for two hunters for one day, including professional guide with world class pointing dogs, country gourmet meals, and one-night accommodations at Kentucky’s ultimate wing shooting destination. Winghaven Lodge in Providence, Kentucky offers spacious rooms, comfortable beds, private baths and balcony views perfect for a morning cup of coffee or an end of day glass of fine Kentucky bourbon and a good cigar. Travel in style and comfort in a Ford Expedition premium SUV 1-week rental compliments of Homer Skelton Ford of Millington. Expires December 31, 2019
Estimated Value $900
Donated by Bust-A-Duck
Experience the finest waterfowl hunting for two on the Arkansas Grand Prairie in the Mississippi Flyway with your own guide. North of Stuttgart with over 15,000 acres and 22 blinds, you will have the duck hunting experience of a lifetime. Hunt includes a one-night stay at the lodge. Arkansas hunting license required.
Estimated Value $1,750
Donated by Helena Agri-Enterprises
Watch the Memphis Grizzlies in style in a luxury suite donated by Helena Agri-Enterprises. Includes 12 tickets, 3 parking passes and complimentary beverages (suite is stocked with white and red wine, beer, soft drinks and water). Game date to be mutually agreed with donor.
*Additional food and beverage options available for purchase from FedEx Forum at winning bidder’s expense.
Estimated Value Priceless
Donated by Ames Plantation Research and Education Center
A true experience of a lifetime riding horses in the Bird Dog Field Trials at Ames Plantation in Grand Junction, TN. This package for two includes two horses provided by Ames Plantation for a half-day experience riding on the 18,400 acre site. Ride in the morning or afternoon brace of dogs. Transportation provided to and from horses.
Estimated Value Priceless
Donated by Southern Magnolia Charters
A three-day fishing trip for 8 is an ideal get-a-way in the Southern Magnolia, a custom built twin screw 72’ aluminum expedition trawler. Fish in the Chandeleur Islands, 32 miles south of Pass Christian, Louisiana. This is a prolific fishing ground consisting of low sand islands, mangroves with expansive shallow grass flats. This Sunday through Wednesday trip includes three meals a day with snacks, appetizers, soft drinks and water. The vessel is complete with creature comforts such as AC, showers, a full galley with chefs, satellite television, and satellite communication systems to remote fishing destinations.
Estimated Value Priceless
Donated By John Charles & Susan Wilson
The finest in southern hospitality! There is nothing like a shrimp boil for 8 guests at the 86- acre Arlington farm of John Charles Wilson, President Emeritus of Agricenter, and his lovely wife Susan. You will be in for a treat with the hospitality of this warm and caring couple who are loved by all who know them. Includes cocktails, hors d'oeuvre, shrimp boil dinner, dessert, and beer, wine and spirits. Shrimp donated by Paradise Seafood from the Agricenter Farmer's Market! This casual fun dinner will be held at the Wilson's home on a Friday or Saturday in May 2019, date to be mutually agreed upon and rain date provided.
Estimated Value $1,530
Donated By Agricenter International ($1,430)
Chad Rhea ($100)
Farm fresh eggs are at your fingertips with this sturdy chicken coop. This fully equipped cop comes with four hens and a waterer. Enjoy this back-to-basics opportunity for you and your children or grandchildren. Complimentary delivery within Shelby County only.
Estimated Value $6,165 - $6,847
Donated By Doron Diamonds Direct
Give that perfect gift with BIDDER'S CHOICE OF ONE of these items, each valued between $6,000 and $7,000, from Doron Diamonds Direct.
Stunning 18kt white gold half-hoop diamond earrings. Contain round brilliant diamonds in invisible setting. 1.32 ct total diamond weight. Retail $6,847.
Exquisite 14kt white gold necklace containing 3 circles with 7 diamonds each, in an invisible setting. 1.11 ct total diamond weight. Retail $6,165.
Whether for an anniversary or special gift, lavish your loved one or yourself with diamonds from Doron!
Estimated Value Priceless
Donated By Mark & Brenda Pryor
Chef Justin Young of Raven & Lily Restaurant
Premier Transportation Services & Ham Smythe, III
Marilyn Kain & Paul Coombs ($350)Wow your guests with a decadent four-course wild game dinner & wine pairing for eight at the stunning, yet welcoming country home of Mark & Brenda Pryor on their 47-acre slice of paradise outside of Somerville. The Pryor’s hospitality will be combined with a delectable 4-course dinner by Chef Justin Young of Raven &Lily Restaurant, known for his bold flavors and unique style, having worked for years with Memphis legend Erling Jensen. Work with Chef Justin to personalize your 4-course wild game dinner. Each course will be specially paired with fine wines, valued at $350.
Arrive in your own personal party bus, a 15-passenger van from Premier Transportation Services & Ham Smythe, III. Bus with driver will pick you and your guests up at one central location and transport you to and from the event.
The combination of hospitality, deliciousness and fun is sure to be an incredible, unforgettable evening! Expires 6/23/2019.
A one hour simulator session for up to four people that are 12 years or older. It’s been called the “world’s coolest video game,” and is a sensational visual and motion experience in a flight simulator at the FedEx Air Ops Training Center in Memphis. Watch the video here.
You'll love relaxing outdoors wherever you go with your two (2) hydraulic portable GCI Outdoor Pod Rocker.
Unique party or team building for all ages! Make and decorate donuts! Party for 15 at the Donut Hutt kitchen with a pizza party & giant donut cake.
A fifth of James F.C. Hyde Sorgho (Sorghum) Whiskey; a very limited production made from sorghum syrup grown and processed on the Agricenter property.
Pizza for a year! 12 certificates for 1 Large Specialty Pizza with Cheezybread, 12 certificates for 1 Large Two-Topping Pizza with Cheezybread. Valid only at Trinity Road Marco's Store, Cordova.
Kendra Scott Phara Lariat Necklace in Gunmetal is a versatile go-to whether it's worn layered or on its own. Featuring fringe tassels and a long metallic chain, this long necklace can be worn multiple ways. Gunmetal Plated Over Brass, 48.5" long.
Get the furniture or accessories of your dreams with a $500 gift certificate at Great American Home Store.