Wish Upon A Star 2019 – LIVE Auction Items

Get Ready to bid high & often Friday Night!

Funds raised at this event allow us to provide programming that ensures children on Cape Cod grow up in healthy, nurturing and safe environments. All Cape Cod Children’s Place programs from our early childhood education classrooms, free family support consultations, childcare tuition assistance, free playgroups, free parent education workshops, free support groups, and more are made possible through the generosity of bidders like you.  

ENJOY THE NATURAL BEAUTY OF THE ADIRONDACKS

 1-week stay sleeps 10!

September/October 2019, or mutually agreed upon date for summer 

Travel to architect-designed “camp” in the Adirondacks, with 5 bedrooms (2 kings, 1 queen, and 4 twins) with 3 full baths. Located on a quiet lake in the southern Adirondacks. Built-in 2010, it sleeps 10 and comes totally equipped with modern amenities, including Wi-Fi, TV with DVD player but no cable, land-line phone, full kitchen, washer/dryer, kayak, rowboat, and canoe. Stroll down a path to the dock with your coffee and watch the osprey, catch a fish or witness the mist rise over the lake. Walk to the community beach or up the hill to the tennis and basketball courts. This tranquil lake, has no motorboats, is only developed on one side with the other side “forever wild”. Head into town, Saratoga Springs, just a 1/2 hour down the mountain, with its many restaurants, the Saratoga Performing Arts Center, and the famous Saratoga Racetrack. Available for a week in Sept/Oct 2018 or a week mutually agreed upon by you and the owners for the summer.

Learn more about the Adirondacks here: visitadirondacks.com

 
      

DR. DOLITTLE – WALK ON ROLE – November – December 2019 – Cotuit Center for the Arts – Holiday Show

TALK TO THE ANIMALS…and you’ll be a part of this holiday season’s performance of DR. DOLITTLE 

Based on the 1967 Rex Harrison film, Dr. Dolittle is the perfect holiday season family friendly musical. Coming to Cotuit Center for the Arts, this is your opportunity to make your stage debut! The eccentric Dr. Dolittle can talk to animals, imagine that..join the Dr and his animal and human friends on an adventure. Pick a mutually agreed upon date between November 26th and December 29th, you’ll be dressed in costume and ready for your BIG BREAK!

PUERTO VALLARTA GET-AWAY 

Enjoy 4-nights at the Marriott Puerto Vallarta

Enjoy an unforgettable getaway to the Marriott Puerto Vallarta Resort & Spa. The Hotel offers airy rooms, luxurious decor, wonderous views, and several on-site restaurants. Conde Nast TRaveller names this resort one of the top 10 Pacific Riviera hotels. This Marriott is the only resort to bottle its own tequila. Harvested from blue agave plants grown on-site at the hotel in Mexico and other parts of the Jalisco region. Enjoy a tequila tasting for two during your stay. 

Your getaway includes a 4-night stay at the hotel, daily breakfast from SAVOR, which showcases an intriguing blend of traditional and modern flair, the fore-mentioned tequila tasting, adventures, pool time and memories to last a lifetime. 

Get more info on this resort here: Marriott Puerto Vallarta

     

LUNCH & STATEHOUSE TOUR WITH STATE REP. SARAH PEAKE

The Massachusetts State House on Boston’s Freedom Trail, was completed in 1798 not long after the American Revolution, it embodies the ideals of freedom and self-governance which fueled the war. It is filled with art, magnificent architectural details, legendary cultural artifacts called the Sacred Cod and Holy Mackerel. Paul Revere and Massachusetts State Governor Samuel Adams, laid its cornerstone on July 4, 1795, sitting atop Beacon Hill the statehouse serves as a temple to democracy. See the Hall of Flags, the Great Hall, Doric Hall, House of Representatives, check out the lawn for beautiful statues, plaques, and monuments honoring those who have made Massachusetts and our nation stronger.

From our own Cape Cod 4th Barnstable District, State Representative Sarah Peake started her political career as a member of the Provincetown Board of Select, after running successfully for State Rep, she assumed office in 2007. She serves as the Vice-Chair of the Joint Committee on Tourism, Arts and Cultural Development, she’s a member of the House Committee on Post Audit and Oversight and the House Committee on Bonding, Capital Expenditures, and State Assets.

  • NEW ENGLAND OUTSIDE SHOWERS PRESENTS…THE WELLFLEET with STONEWOOD CEDAR SHOWER ENCLOSURE – Your Next Outdoor Shower – Cool Off All Summer Long   

There’s nothing like taking a shower out-of-doors after a day at the beach or at a lake, or after taking a swim in the pool. It takes the sand, salt, sweat, and chlorine away before stepping inside. It is a great way to end your day. Outdoor showers are also convenient for washing hands and tools after gardening, showering after exercise, or rinsing a pet’s muddy paws. Have the convenience of an outdoor shower at your home with New England Outside Showers. Your shower, THE WELLFLEET has a streamlined top-to-bottom pipe enclosure, plus upgraded body wash head, foot wash, and all-purpose lower faucet. While many outdoor shower fixtures are unsightly, New England Outside Showers enhances the appearance of your home. Don’t worry about installation or removal for inclement weather. New England Outside Showers are ready to install and easy to remove with our patented design and “Smart” connection system. Whether you own a beachfront home on Cape Cod or a lakefront home in Minnesota, our outdoor showers will give you the experience you are looking for. Learn more about our outside shower unit that can be installed or removed in just a few minutes. 

Stonewood Products has generously donated a Cedar Outdoor Shower enclosure (Standard House Mount Kit) as part of this refreshing auction item. Cape Cod Shower Kits are designed to be easy to assemble, durable, and add a little piece of the Cape to any household! Constructed of long-lasting cedar and stainless fasteners, Cape Cod Shower Kits are great looking and weather to a classic gray but can be stained or painted to match your outdoor area.

TheWellfleet  

 

TOM BRADY SIGNED FOOTBALL

& PRE-SEASON PATRIOTS VS. NY GIANTS

We all know him as THE GOAT, he’s the New England Patriots legendary Quarter Back, he’s played in 9 Super Bowls – and won 6 of them, including this past season. He’s been MVP 3 times and he’s coming back for more this Fall. We’ve got a Tom Brady signed football, own your own piece of the dynasty – AND see the team in action on August 29th at Gillette Stadium as they take on the NY Giants. Start your weekend early at this THURSDAY, August 29th game – KICK-OFF @ 7:30. Your 4 seats are in Section 135 Row 18, – 18 rows up from the field, on the visitor side you’re looking across the field at the PATS. GET YOUR TAILGATE – GAME ON and enjoy a night with the home team, the 6-time Super Bowl Champion, New England Patriots.

View from your seats!

Let it, Snow, Let it, Snow, Let it, Snow…

Longing for actual snow instead of rain or slush? Getaway to Vermont and enjoy a weekend or midweek ski package next winter. Stay in a comfy cabin with two bedrooms, two bathrooms, living/dining, and kitchen. Sleeping space for up to six people. Bring your dog with you! Comes with a gift certificate for a 2-day ski or snowboard rental for two people and a “mountain tour” by our very own Lisa Sherman!

Located in Ludlow, Vermont (four hours from Harwich area), ski Okemo Mountain (right there) – named one of the top ski resorts by SKI Magazine, Killington and Pico (30 minutes away), Stratton (40 minutes), and Sugarbush (1 hour). Or, if you prefer, snowshoe (2 pairs at the cabin) or cross country ski at the meadow next door, Okemo Mountain, or at a nearby golf course.

Excellent restaurants in town: Downtown Grocery, Homestyle Hotel, Stemwinder where you can relax after a day outdoors!

 

WORLD SERIES CHAMPION RED SOX VS. NY YANKEES

Located on the 3rd baseline, steps away from home-plate, seated in field box 52 row F (just 6 rows up from the field!) you and 3 of your closest WORLD SERIES CHAMPION RED SOX fans will enjoy an evening at Fenway as the Sox take on the Yankees. SATURDAY, JULY 27th the first pitch to be thrown out at 4:05 pm – grab some Fenway franks, peanuts, cold beers – take your friends, the kids..and cheer on the home team.

View from your seats!

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