2013 Incight Spekeasy Gala
Live Auction Packages
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“City sidewalks, busy sidewalks, dressed in holiday style…” The hustle and bustle of the holiday season can sure make you stressed and strained. This package hopes to relieve all that tension with a weekend of festive fun, dining and relaxation for you and one guest. Start by settling into Bridgeport Pearl, Portland’s premiere luxury condominium nestled in the heart of the Pearl District. From this location begin your weekend of fun with happy hour at the Palm Court in Portland’s iconic Benson Hotel. Get whisked away by a chauffeur from M Executive Car in a Cadillac Escalade for the evening. To revive your holiday spirits take a walk through Peacock Lane, a Portland tradition since the 1920s, enjoy the Christmas lights and feel the magic of the season. Then travel a few blocks to receive a VIP tour of the Dilusso Homes of Distinction properties in the Laurelhurst Neighborhood. Your private tour will be hosted by Dilusso Homes CEO Chris Baird. These million dollar home remodels feature the top of the line in all materials, amenities, and design. Back at the condominium you are within walking distance to plenty of shopping and amenities, so be sure to make your list, and check it twice. Your second evening is topped off by a visit to Portland’s modern steakhouse, Urban Farmer, located on the eighth floor of the Nines Hotel. Enjoy a three course dinner for two with wine parings and a visit with their wine sommelier. Wake up at your leisure in your home away from home and enjoy brunch at Via Delizia - with a delicious mimosa or bloody mary. This fantastic Staycation is sure to get you ready for a Holly Jolly Christmas.
Donated by: Jonathan and Mair Blatt, Dilusso Homes, Urban Farmer, M Car Company, and The Portland Visitors Map
Mickey, Minnie and the rest of the Disney crew want you to visit them in sunny Southern California! Fly on Spirit Airlines and enjoy some of the best theme parks California has to offer. Spend a day at Disneyland and Disney’s California Adventure with four one-day park hopper passes. Next see where all the classic movie magic happened with a visit to Universal Studios Hollywood. Finish your tour of parks with Sea World and get up close and personal with some amazing creatures from the ocean. Don’t forget your sunscreen for this trip; you wouldn't want to miss any of the fun!
Donated by: Disney Community Relations, Spirit Airlines
If you find yourself seeking to upgrade the Portland rain for something a little more powdery, this package is the one for you. Start with a flight for two to Salt Lake City, courtesy of Southwest Airlines. Hit the slopes at three of Utah’s famous and most adventurous ski resorts with full day lift tickets for two at Deer Valley, Park City, and Alta; known for having some of the best powder and terrain in North America. While on your Ski-cation, spend two nights at the stunning home of Incight donors Walt and Pat Widmer, located at the mouth of Little Cottonwood Canyon overlooking the Salt Lake Valley. Spend one night at the historic Johnson Mill Inn and Gardens, located in Midway, Utah, on the banks of the Provo River. Built in 1893, the recently renovated inn was voted “One of the 4 most romantic Inn’s in the country”. This package is sure to help you make it through the gloomy seasons in Oregon, and making a few snow angels in The Greatest Snow on Earth® couldn't hurt either.
Donated by: Southwest Airlines, Walt and Pat Widmer, Deer Valley, Park City Mountain Resort, Johnson Mill Inn and Gardens
Dilusso Homes, Portland’s premier home renovation company, is renovating two 1942 homes side by side, in Portland’s iconic Laurelhurst neighborhood. Dilusso is honored to recognize Incight as the benefiting charity of our upcoming Dilusso Homes of Distinction Tour, showcasing these two homes. These homes will be open for tour during the first three weekends of December where we anticipate thousands of guests coming to visit these beautiful homes. All ticket proceeds go directly to support Incight’s mission of “Unlocking the Potential of People with Disabilities.” The evening of December 4th from 5:30 to 8:30PM Dilusso will be hosting a Homes of Distinction VIP Launch Party. It is the perfect opportunity to get your holiday season groove on and benefit Incight. Your spirits will be brightened with cocktails and your appetite rewarded with delicious seasonal eats from Vibrant Table Catering. Tonight only, we are selling 50 tickets to the VIP Launch party for $50 each. Please come join us for an evening of holiday splendor.
On this amazing vacation you and a guest will experience luxury and pampering for an extended eight night stay in one of Central America’s most stunning countries, Costa Rica. Spend two nights at the Wyndham San Jose Hotel, a resort destination right in the heart of Costa Rica’s largest city. Get swept away in your own private transportation from Tico Comfort Tours. Tico’s Mynor Segura will transport you between all your destinations and provide you two volcanic excursions; a private tour of Arenal Volcano and the active Poas Volcano. Your second destination, El Silencio Lodge and Spa is tucked away in the tropical cloud forest and rugged mountains. This upscale Costa Rican hotel features premium facilities, five hundred private acres of carbon-offsetting forests, hidden waterfalls, a nature-immersed spa, yoga, and much more. Your next stay is the stunning Hotel Punta Islita, perched upon a secluded cove along Costa Rica’s Nicoya Peninsula. It is an upscale eco-resort surrounded by an endless ocean, exciting tropical dry forest, vibrant local art, and charming communities who welcome travelers in heartfelt hospitality. Punta Islita has been lauded as one of the best 100 hotels in the world by Travel+Leisure Magazine and featured in Conde Nast Traveler Magazine's "Gold List" for five consecutive years.
For the wine connoisseur or collector, this package is your perfect buy for tonight! Or if you are currently in need of stock for your wine cellar, this is your instant cellar of fine wines. Start with a case filled with wines from four different wineries- three in Napa Valley and one in Washington State. All bottled between 1993 and 2000 these wines are reaching their peak of aging bringing out notes of complexity in appearance, aroma, and taste. These wines have been kept in prime condition thanks to donors and wine connoisseurs Dan and Sallie Dutton. They have also included a double magnum of 1997 Staglin Family Vineyard Cab which is sure to round out your cellar nicely. Top it all off with three bottles from another of the largest private wine cellars in Portland. All three are very beautiful, 1990’s vintages, Italian wines rated at over 90 points each by Wine Spectator Magazine. This package is sure to make a wine snob of any guest tonight!
Central Oregon is a destination for all seasons and with this package you can experience two of the best it has to offer! Spend four snowy nights at Mt. Bachelor Village in Bend to experience the glory of the high desert in the winter. Then visit Sunriver and spend four nights at in a Lodge Village Suite and experience all the perks of summer in Central Oregon: pools, hiking, golf, and relaxation. To kick it up a notch, Sun Country Tours will host four people on their Big Eddy Thriller trip with class II and III rapids on a three-mile journey down the gorgeous Deschutes River. Additionally, enjoy a half day guided adventure from Wanderlust Tours. Choose from canoeing, volcano tours, cave tours, or snowshoeing in Central Oregon’s most beautiful, natural and remote areas. While visiting Central Oregon use your $150 gift certificate to Old Mill Brew Wërks, the Old Mill Districts most unique brew pub.
The South Pacific is a destination most of us only dream about. But one of you, along with three guests, will be able to experience a trip of a lifetime sailing through the tropical Pacific Ocean through the islands of Fiji. On call for a crew of four guests is the “485” a luxury 60 foot sailing yacht. Sail for a week and enjoy on-board and on-shore meals, as well as lodging in two exquisite staterooms. You’ll be able to take in the splendor of the local experience while the boat periodically docks at various ports. Anticipated to be off the coast of Fiji, but actual destination will be date dependent (alternate destinations could be sailing off the Island of Majorca in the Mediterranean Sea or sailing around the Philippines).
Expiration: October 2014. Restrictions: Transportation not included, based on availability.
The Incight Gala is always an incredible evening. The theme, the guests, the food, the drinks, the venue, and the auction, are all compelling. It doesn’t get much better than an awesome Gala supporting such a valuable cause. So let Incight take your 2014 Gala experience to the next level! Your evening will start with limo service to and from your home to the best Gala in town. You and your guests will be seated at the best table in the house that includes the swankiest decorations and tastiest meal. You will dine on a specialty menu including hand selected wine-pairings, and Incight always has a few surprises up its sleeve. Take the spotlight for the evening and let Incight treat you like royalty.
Experience Cortona, Italy with a one-week stay at Casa San Marco which occupies the top two floors of a former 16th century palazzo, and overlooks the stunning Church of San Francesco, along with the beautiful valley below. In 2001, Rob and Stacey Friedman purchased and restored this beautiful four bedroom home located in the city made famous by the book and movie Under the Tuscan Sun. The residence is approximately 100 meters up the hill from Cortona’s main Piazza Republica where people congregate throughout the day to talk, shop, and eat. Casa San Marco consists of four bedrooms and two full bathrooms and sleeps eight to ten guests. The spacious kitchen has been completely remodeled and includes a large dining area. The airy living room opens out onto a spectacular terrace where one can sit and enjoy the magnificent views!
Provided by: Rob and Stacey Friedman