LOVEbash 2019 Auction Items
1) Dinner Cocktails for Your Table – Value: $100
What better way to start off the evening than with spirits for the entire table? Make this special evening even more festive by buying a round of drinks for everyone at your table.
Thank you: Dennis Berg
2) Snohomish Sheriff’s K-9 Ride Along – Value: Priceless
Experience a shift with the Snohomish County Sherriff’s K9 unit’s Sergeant McCullar and his work dog and all around good boy Luuk. Your day begins at one of three Sherriff precincts with a tour of the facility. You will have a chance to watch these incredible, gifted creatures train for the work they love. You will then ride-along with a team as they patrol the streets of Snohomish county. Seeing the bond with these working teams is something a dog lover will never forget!
Thank you: Snohomish County Sheriff’s Department and Sergeant McCullar
3) Meet the Chimps at Chimpanzee Sanctuary Northwest for 6 – Value: Priceless
Let your inner Jane Goodall run free! Located on a 26-acre farm in the Cascade Mountains, just 90 miles from Seattle, chimps live in peace and harmony with nature. Chimpanzee Sanctuary Northwest (CSNW), founded in 2003 to provide a home for chimpanzees discarded from the entertainment and biomedical testing industries, is one of only a handful of such sanctuaries in the country. CSNW is not open to the public and only allows a few VIP visits per year! This is a priceless and rare opportunity for 6 people to tour the facility, talk to the caregivers and meet the chimps up close. You’ll also learn about the expansion project underway to rescue more chimpanzees.
Restrictions: No expiration date, not valid for any special events. Subject to availability, other scheduled events and weather. Visit approximately 1 hour long and may not be suitable for small children. Reservations must be made in advance, with at least two weeks’ notice. No physical contact is made with the chimpanzees.
Thank you: Chimpanzee Sanctuary Northwest
4) Happy Hour at the Farm for 8 – Value: Priceless
This exclusive cocktail party for up to 8 people takes place at the sanctuary on a mutually agreeable date. Sip wine and enjoy vegan hors d’oeuvres while you relax at the sanctuary. You will also experience a private tour where you will meet the animal residents up-close and see the new renovation underway.
Restrictions: Subject to availability of other scheduled events and weather.
5) Take an Animal Home with You Tonight!
Take one or more of these big stuffed animals home with you after the LOVEbash! Your kids or grandkids will thank you!
5A) Perry Pig – Value: $90
5B) Ronny Rottweiler – Value: $135
5C) Preston Husky – Value: $135
5D) Cosmo Cow – Value: $135
Thank You: Ideal Toys Direct
6) Nordstrom “Ultimate Day” Spa Gift Card – Value: $540
Experience a day of total relaxation, restoration and pampering at Spa Nordstrom. Treat yourself to a facial, manicure and pedicure. Indulge yourself with a Deep Tissue, Healing Hot Stone or Himalayan Salt Stone Massage. How about a Seaweed Body Wrap? You deserve it! They have it all at Spa Nordstrom. Your “Ultimate Day” package includes a 20% gratuity.
Thank you: Bruce & Jeannie Nordstrom
7) The Ultimate Seattle Sports Package – Value: $1,500
This package is loaded with VIP experiences that are not available to the general public.
Huskies: You get 4 tickets to watch the Dawgs take on Utah on November 2, 2019 at Husky Stadium, as well as a rare opportunity to visit with Husky Football Network pregame hosts Bill Swartz, All-American running back Greg Lewis and coach Keith Gilbertson. Spend time with Bill, Greg and Keith during the Husky Pregame Show live from the ZONE east of the stadium. You’re also invited to join Bill Swartz for a live broadcast of Thursday Night Dawghouse from 6:30-8:00pm at the KOMO radio studios.
Sounders: 4 tickets and pregame sideline passes to Sounders FC’s 2020 Home Opener (date TBD by Sounders Organization). Tickets include pregame sideline passes to watch player warmups and experience the Opening Ceremony from the field. Passes are valid from one hour before kickoff through kickoff. In case you want to stay in Seattle after one of these exciting events, we’ve included a certificate for one night’s stay (and parking) at the Hotel Theodore, a luxury hotel in the heart of downtown Seattle that honors the city’s long tradition of makers, builders and doers.
Mariners: 4 Main Level Tickets to a 2020 Mariners Home Game. Take your kids, grandkids or friends out to a ballgame. What better way to spend your day than with the people you love, watching the All-American sport!
Restrictions: Sounders – Winner agrees to abide by Sounders FC’s game day code of conduct and recognizes that guests may be removed from the sidelines or game if code of conduct is not followed. Tickets and passes to be picked up by winner at will call on game day. Valid ID must be presented at will call in order to pick up tickets. Date for visiting KOMO studios by mutual agreement. Hotel Theodore expires 7/31/20. Reservations must be booked 24-hours in advance and certificate presented at check-in. Not transferrable and no cash value.
Thank you: KOMO NewsRadio, Mariners, Sounders and Hotel Theodore
8A) Instant Wine Cellar & Private Tastings – Value: $1,100
This collection of outstanding wines was curated by our Board of Directors for this years’ LOVEbash. This incredible collection features 30 award-winning red and white wines from some of the state’s exceptional wineries, including: Sparkman Cellars, Lodnell Cellars, Cave B, Page Cellars and many more. There’s also a $150 magnum of 2016 DeLille Cellars D2 Columbia Red Wine.
The lucky bidder for Wine Package 8A also receives a certificate for a private tasting for 6 at DeLille Cellars and for 4 at Isenhower Cellars.
8B) Instant Wine Cellar & Private Tastings – Value: $1,100
You can never have too much fine wine, right? We had so much provided by our generous donors that we created a second fabulous instant wine cellar — another 30 bottles of spectacular wine, including Novelty Hill Januik Winery, Sparkman Cellars, Betz Family Winery and JM Cellars. This package also includes a $150 magnum of 2016 DeLille Cellars D2 Columbia Red Wine.
The lucky bidder for Wine Package 8B also receives a certificate for a private tasting for 4 people at Page Cellars and a wine tasting and pizza for 4 at Novelty Hill Januik Winery.
Thank you: Christopher Chan, host of Happy Hour Radio on 570 KVI, DeLille Cellars, Sparkman Cellars, Page Cellars, Isenhower Cellars, Novelty Hill Januik Winery and Pasado’s Safe Haven’s Board of Directors.
9) Your Pet on the Cover of the 2020 Pasado’s Safe Haven Calendar – Value: $550
You know your pets are the cutest around. Well, here’s your chance to let your dog or cat or pot-bellied pig be the star of the year by having their picture featured on the cover of next year’s Pasado’s Safe Haven calendar.
This item includes a professional photo session by Marika Moffitt, owner of Dirtie Dog Photography. You will get a small matted print from the photo session and a digital file of that chosen image, along with 10 copies of the calendar for you to share with family and friends for the holidays.
10) Your Pet Featured for a Month in the 2020 Pasado’s Safe Haven Calendar – Value: $425 per month
There are only 12 months in this wall calendar and your pet(s) can be featured on one of them. This high-quality calendar is a great way to honor your furry family member and to show your support for vital work done by Pasado’s Safe Haven.
This item also includes a professional photo session by Marika Moffitt, owner of Dirtie Dog Photography. You will get a small matted print from the photo session and a digital file of that chosen image, along with 5 copies of the calendar for you to share with family and friends for the holidays.
9 & 10) Restrictions: You and your pet(s) must be able to attend one of 2 photography sessions on Sunday, October 13 or Sunday, October 20 at a time to be determined. Limit 2 pets.
Thank you: Dirtie Dog Photography
11) Spoil Yourself Rotten: 18K Diamond Earrings and 2-Night Hotel Stay – Value: $1, 690
You’ve seen his work and beautiful jewelry on the runways, in magazines and high-end jewelry stores. Now it’s your chance to spoil yourself with a set of dazzling Roberto Coin 18K Gold and diamond earrings, valued at $990. These gorgeous modern hoop earrings will finish off any look — whether for daytime work, a fun getaway or fabulous evening out. Crafted in 18K white gold, pave diamonds elevate the front view of the open and airy geometric sculpture. These cool-toned beauties are proof-positive that it’s hip to be square!
Show off that new bling on your next trip to New York, Chicago, San Francisco, Boston, San Diego, Portland or Seattle. This package includes a certificate for two nights at the Staypineapple Hotel in any of these cities. Each of these funky and fabulous hotels offers their own one-of-a-kind ambiance.
Restrictions: Earrings may not be returned for cash value or another item in store. Hotel certificate is valid for a two-night stay only. Expires 10/31/20. Reservations are required. Based on availability. Blackout dates may apply.
Thank you: Ben Bridge Jewelers and Staypineapple Hotels
12) One-of-a-Kind, signed Edgar Martinez Portrait – Value: $3,500
This original portrait of beloved Mariner’s Hall-of-Fame great, Edgar Martinez, was drawn by renowned local artist Michael Reagan especially for LOVEbash. It is signed by both Edgar and the artist. This one-of-a-kind piece of sports memorabilia will be the pride of any Mariner fan’s collection.
Thank you: Michael Reagan and “Papi”
13) Exclusive Winemaker’s Dinner at the Sanctuary – Value: $400 per couple
On Sunday, Nov. 3, 2019, Pasado’s Safe Haven will host a private tasting for 20 lucky couples to enjoy a wonderful vegan winemaker’s dinner.
You will sample some of the exquisite wines from Oregon’s Lachini Vineyards with Winemaker Ron Lachini while indulging in delicious Pompeii Wood Fired vegan pizza’s made to order on-site in their 900-degree oven.
You’ll go home tonight with a signed magnum of 2017 Pinot Noir from Lachini’s Estate Vineyard – valued at $150!
Restrictions: Must be 21 or older
Thank you: Lachini Vineyards and Pompeii Wood Fired Pizza
14) VIP South African Photo Safari Adventure for 2 – Value: $2,500
This is truly the trip of a lifetime! Your safari package includes 6 days and 6 nights at the private Zulu Nyala Game Reserve in the heart of one of Africa’s richest conservation regions. This is where they filmed the movie I Dreamed of Africa, starring Kim Basinger. Your deluxe accommodations will be in Luxury Hemingway-style Tents or the heritage Safari Lodge (depending on availability).
You will enjoy superb service and 3 delicious traditional meals a day, prepared by local chefs. Experienced guides will take you on 2 daily drives in an open Land Cruiser. Expect to see elephants, giraffes, zebras, rhinos, wildebeest, warthogs, crocodiles, hippos, and possibly big cats, as well as hundreds of species of birds. The night safaris are spectacular!
Restrictions: Must be used within 2 years of purchase date. This package is non-transferable and may not be given to any other person or organization and may not be bartered or sold in any manner. Package does not include airfare or transfers, personal beverages, side trips, phone calls or gratuities.
Thank you: Trevor Shaw and Zulu Nyala Group
15) Jimmy Kimmel Live! VIP Experience for 2 – Value: $3,500
You and a guest will fly to Hollywood to watch a taping of Jimmy Kimmel LIVE! How cool is that? You’ll watch the show from the Jimmy Kimmel LIVE! VIP Green Room, an exclusive Hollywood lounge experience that is unique to this ABC late night show!
Your Green Room pass lets you arrive much closer to the start of the taping without having
to wait in line at the front of the building. The Green Room lounge has an open wine and
beer bar, delicious food and a billiards room with a pool table and arcade games adjacent to the dressing rooms for all the talent coming onto the show. Many times guests of the Green Room will find themselves in the background for the video used to go to commercials!
Your VIP trip to Hollywood includes 2 round-trip tickets compliments of Alaska Airlines and a 2-night stay at Treehouse in Bel Air, a unique hideaway in the heart of Los Angeles offering luxury accommodations in a tranquil and relaxing setting.
Restrictions: Must be 21 or older. Green Room access does not include sitting in the studio audience or meeting the guests or Kimmel. Hotel reservations subject to availability.
Thank you: Jimmy Kimmel, ABC Television, KOMO TV, Alaska Airlines and Treehouse Bel Air
16) After-Dinner Cocktails for Your Table – Value: $100
What better way to cap off your dinner than with a round of cocktails for your entire table? Keep this special evening going by buying a round of drinks for everyone at your table.
Thank you: Dennis Berg
17) Luxury 7-day Holland America Cruise for 2: Alaska, Caribbean or Canada/New England or Mexico – Value: up to $4,400
Step aboard a Holland America 5-star cruise ship and you’ll experience a voyage unlike any other. So, where do you want to go?
Iconic Alaska Cruises feature the famed Inside Passage and more options for cruising Glacier Bay National Park.
The ports of New England and eastern Canada bear witness to fascinating histories and vibrant cultures that continue to thrive to this day.
Perhaps the true Caribbean awaits. Beyond the perfect white sandy beaches, swaying palm trees and historical beauty, explore the rich and vibrant cultures of the Caribbean Islands.
Or how about Mexico? Relax in the surf and sand while exploring the ancient cities constructed by the Aztecs, Mayans and other ancient civilizations. If you’re passionate about food, a trip to Mexico is a special treat.
Your journey will include extraordinary dining, spacious staterooms, elegant surroundings and days filled with new discoveries and gracious pampering by an award-winning crew. You can choose to partake in as many – or as few – activities as you wish, from the renowned Greenhouse Spa and Salon, cooking demonstrations to wine tasting in the Culinary Arts Center, and much more. Or simply relax and enjoy the spectacular scenery from the beautiful wrap-around teak deck.
Restrictions: Subject to availability. Your certificate has no expiration date. It may be applied to other cabin categories or cruise trades at an additional cost. Call World Cruise Reservations to secure a mutually agreeable date. Airfare to and from departure and arrival ports not included, however guests may purchase at an additional cost. Does not include taxes, onboard charges, shore excursions or hotel services charges.
Thank you: Holland America Line
19) Pebble Cove Getaway on Orcas Island for 2 – Value: $930
Don’t miss out on this uniquely northwest getaway on Orcas Island. First hop aboard a one-way Kenmore Air Flight from Seattle to Orcas Island where you will stay in a waterfront studio on Pebble Cove Farm.
While at the farm, enjoy the private beach and cove, a beautiful organic garden and mingle with the rescue animals (including two pigs from Pasado’s Safe Haven).
All of the beauty of Orcas Island is just a short drive off the property. From beautiful hikes in the Turtleback Mountain Preserve or Moran State Park, to boutique shopping in Eastsound.
This package includes 2-night Stay at Pebble Cove Farm and a 1-way trip for 2 on Kenmore Air to Orcas Island.
Restrictions: Valid October 2019 – May 2020
Thank you: Pebble Cove Farm and Kenmore Air
21) Lunch & Cooking Class for 4 at Your House with Chef John Howie – Value: $1,800
Your furry friend will love having this special treat! Award-winning Seattle Chef John Howie of Seastar Restaurant & Raw Bar, Beardslee Public House and John Howie Steak will treat 4 guests to a private in-home luncheon, including a cooking class and a four-course vegan lunch with wine.
Prior to lunch you’ll have a short class teaching you how to prepare a healthy home-cooked meal for the special fur ball in your household!
Restrictions: Mutually agreeable date, Monday-Friday. No Holidays. Expires 10/5/20
Thank you: Chef John Howie & Seastar restaurant
22) Wolf Haven Sanctuary VIP Experience for 5 + Tattoo Certificate with local artist Christen Wolfe – Value: $300
Did you know that wolves generally mate for life? Wolves develop close relationships and strong social bonds. They often demonstrate deep affection for their family and may even sacrifice themselves to protect the family unit.
Get an up-close look at these magnificent animals during your private VIP experience at Wolf Haven, which includes a guided walking tour through the wolf sanctuary.
Wolf Haven International is a nationally recognized wolf sanctuary that has rescued and provided a lifetime home for 300 displaced, captive-born animals since 1982. Their mission is to “conserve and protect wolves and their habitat.” Their wolves are given exceptional care, quality food, progressive medical treatment and a variety of enrichment items.
Feeling inspired by the beauty of Wolf Haven’s breath-taking animals? Get yourself a beautiful tattoo with popular local artist Christen Wolfe with a certificate worth $100 of tattoo time. Christen is the owner of TygerWolf Tattoo in Fremont, Seattle. She tattoos in a wide range of styles, from blackwork to color, dotwork to traditional, so you can get the tattoo you’ve always wanted.
Restrictions: Wolf Haven – Reservations must be made at least 2 weeks in advance. No expiration date, but subject to availability and weather. Visit is approximately 1 hour and may not be suitable for children. TygerWolf Tattoo – Please note that she typically books 4 months in advance.
Thank you: Wolf Haven International & TygerWolf Tattoo
23) Pasado’s Movie Night with the Animals for 8 – Value: Priceless
Forget 3D and IMAX. This is your chance to spend an evening watching a movie at Pasado’s Safe Haven with some of our highly entertaining goats, sheep and llamas.
You and your friends can snuggle in blankets on hay bale seats while enjoying a movie on the Big Screen in the Barn.
You pick the movie and we’ll provide the beer and wine (for adults), movie snacks and all the animal cuddles you can handle.
Thank you: Resident goats, Smudge and Gracie