It is not easy coming up with new experiences each year for your event to excite your donors. Have you been offering similar auction items year after year and feel the need to spice things up? Or maybe you want to target a niche audience at your event with the perfect travel package that fits their lifestyle. Regardless of the reason, these 7 outside the box experiences are sure to stand out at your next event.
- Fish with the Host of TV’s hit show Unfathomed
Experience the thrill of light-tackle game fishing with a legendary pro on the Indian River Lagoon and St. Lucie River in Florida. This will be an adventure you will not soon forget! Join long-time fishing guide Captain George Gozdz, host of The Sportsman Channel show Unfathomed, as he takes you on an exploration of his outdoor lifestyle and shares his insider tips during your adventure.
- Austin Brews & BBQ
This is the ultimate VIP experience for foodies! Cut to the front of the line at Austin’s most famous BBQ joints. Meet the pit masters, see the smokers, soak up the smoky atmosphere, and enjoy slow-smoked meats with all the fixin’s. Your personal tour guide will take you to each restaurant, while making stops at popular craft breweries and wineries plus sharing local tips and knowledge. Experience Central Texas BBQ and cold beverages with a friendly, local host. What could be better?
- Napa Caves & Cabernets
Napa Cabernet Sauvignons are known around the world by connoisseurs and novice drinkers alike. The sunny, warm, and stable climate of the region, along with the prevalence of volcanic soil makes Napa Valley ideal for Cabernet Sauvignon varieties. As well-known as Napa is for its red blends, many travelers to Wine Country overlook the incredible wine caves used by vintners. Wine caves are a natural way for wineries to store their most-prized blends and vintages. Get to know both with tours and tastings at three vineyards most notable for their caves and California Cabernets.
- College Game Day or NFL Sunday Tailgate Experience
It’s football season! The National Championship and Super Bowl are on the line every week as teams battle for the ultimate prize. Or maybe your team is already out of playoff competition and you just want to experience game day with your friends! We have 40+ teams to select from across multiple cities and conferences. We can give your passionate donors the ultimate tailgating experience for their beloved team!
- 16th Hole Skybox at Waste Management Phoenix Open
The Waste Management Phoenix Open sports the largest crowds on the PGA Tour. The event has gained legendary status. Unlike any other tournament in the world, spectators become central to the event – helping to transform the famous 16th hole into “The Coliseum” – and the loudest hole in golf. The exclusive Skybox Village provides one of the most valued opportunities for the golf fan. Get a panoramic view of the action overlooking the 16thhole while enjoying food, drinks, and a whole lot of fun during “The Greatest Show on Grass”!
- Bolivia Dove Shoot
Bolivia is the world’s new Mecca for high-volume dove hunting. Fifteen to twenty million eared doves migrate from Brazil to Bolivia each April to feed on central Bolivia’s millions of acres of sorghum, sunflowers, and soybeans. Not only is this a spectacle to watch in itself, it offers fast and challenging shooting for hunters looking for intense action surrounded by the beautiful natural landscape of this South American country.
- Private Costa Rican Villa
Offer your donors the ultimate lap of luxury with a private $2M villa in beautiful Costa Rica and a personal chef during a 7-night stay. The 6,500 square ft. home sleeps 10 travelers and is nestled in the mountainside of Hermosa Heights in Playa Hermosa. Each of its 5 bedrooms have breathtaking panoramic views of the ocean and volcanoes. With its lush rainforests, unspoiled gray volcanic beaches and abundance of wildlife, it’s easy to see why Costa Rica is a must-visit destination!