Monday, September 21, 2015
Celebrate the Arts is right around the corner! We’re looking forward to the best year yet, starting with some amazing auction packages and a beautiful raffle item! Take a look at the exciting packages below, and purchase your tickets to Celebrate the Arts today!
“Sunset Boulevard” (Billy Wilder)
Enjoy some time away in sunny Los Angeles, California! You and a guest will explore state-of-the-art museums, catch a Lakers or Dodgers game, and experience the City of Angels. Package includes a $600 Hotels.com voucher, two $300 Southwest Airline ticket vouchers, museum passes, and game tickets for two to complete the experience!
“The Greatest Show on Earth” (Cecil B. Demille)
Host an exclusive movie night in Downtown Bryan! We’ll set up a projector so you can be the first to screen a film of your choosing in the historic Queen Theatre as the final touches are added to its renovations! Enjoy catering for twelve by local favorite Proudest Monkey, popcorn provided by The Texas Popcorn Company, and craft beer from New Republic Brewing. Enjoy the show!
“The Birds” (Alfred Hitchcock)
Head to the Great White North for an exciting duck and goose hunting trip for two! This trip includes two $400 Delta Airline vouchers and a 3-night Saskatoon Waterfowl Outfitters Hunting Package for two, donated by Holman’s Quality Plumbing. All sales tax, lodging, meals, shells, bird processing, licenses, and transportation to and from the field and airport are covered!
“It Happened One Night” (Frank Capra)
Anything can happen on a night like this! Clear your calendar for October 23rd, 2015, when you and three friends will start at North Hair Design to be pampered with professional hair or makeup. From there, travel in style in an Ed Cravey Limo to Austin to see world-renowned singer and songwriter Josh Groban in concert! Enjoy a lovely picnic while you travel, provided by Napa Flats Wood-Fired Kitchen.
“The Junction Boys” (Mike Robe)
Cheer on the Aggies with four tickets to the Mississippi State game at Kyle Field on October 3rd! This package includes a $1,000 gift certificate from RingWraps, and a Texas A&M football signed by fightin’ Texas Aggie and pro-player Johnny Manziel, complete with a display case. You will also receive your very own copy of The Junction Boys book, signed by several original team members!
“Hotel for Dogs” (Thor Freudenthal)
Show your furry friend some extra love while you’re away by setting them up in their very own luxury suite at Waggie Pet Zone! They’ll keep busy for 2½ nights with a special “goodie bag,” and you can be sure your pet is in great hands!
“A Star is Born” (George Cukor)
Encourage a student to pursue a degree in the arts by sponsoring the 2016 College Arts Scholarship program! The College Arts Scholarship is open to all graduating seniors in the 7-county Brazos Valley region who will attend an accredited college or university with a course of study in the arts, culture, or heritage fields. $10,000 in scholarship funds were raised at Celebrate the Arts in 2014. You can help increase the impact of this valuable program on Brazos Valley youth by bidding on sponsorship of the 2016 scholarships!
Raffle Item: “Diamonds are Forever” (Guy Hamilton)
Bursting with personality and style, the David Yurman Starburst Medium Pendant Necklace with .45ctw of diamonds in 18k yellow gold is the perfect addition to your jewelry box. With each raffle ticket purchase, you come a little closer to taking this gorgeous piece home with you! Tickets available at The Arts Council or at Celebrate the Arts. Donated by David Gardner’s Jewelers.