Every year at the Crystal Gala we hold a live and silent auction that attributes to one of the many ways that we raise funds for the cause.
We are excited that this year’s 2016 Crystal Gala, London Calling, sponsored by Boulevard Group. These items will be auctioned off live during the Crystal Gala Saturday October 22, 2016. Thank you to each of the organizations and individuals that provided items for our live auction.
If you would like to donate an item to next year’s live or silent auction please email Auction@CrystalGala.com.
Queen Charlotte Lodge, Haida Gwaii – The Ultimate Sport Fishing Adventure!
Immerse yourself into the ancestral homeland of the ancient Haida Gwaii and surround yourself with an amazing range of wilderness and wildlife experiences. Come in contact with the legendary huge chrome Chinook Salmon, battle silver bright Coho Salmon as well as Halibut, Lingcod and Ground Fish! Queen Charlotte Lodge is the perfect backdrop and location to access, arguably, the finest and most consistent Salmon fishing in the world. Boasting a 100 day season we can state that any trip, any time, can be the best trip of the season!
Choose from a 3 or 4 day package consisting of an all-inclusive trip for two (2) to Queen Charlotte Lodge, located on the north tip of the Haida Gwaii Islands, in the 2017 season. The recipient will be leaving and returning out of the South Terminal of Vancouver Airport aboard our charter 737 jet. After landing in Masset, they will then board a Helijet helicopter transporting them directly into the lodge. Accommodations, meals, snacks, boat, fishing gear, bait and a guide will be provided. Guests would be responsible for any incidental purchases (alcohol, spa services, gratuities.) at the lodge.
Donated By: Queen Charlotte Lodge
Take Flight Heli Adventure!
This incredibly unique experience for two includes a 45-minute scenic helicopter flight and glacier ice
cave tour, followed by a gourmet picnic beside a retreating glacier. These works of art won’t be around forever so enjoy and experience them while you can. You’ll have an hour to wander through a 400-meter long glacier cave, created by water with beautiful blue tinted lighting from the density of the ice. Compass Heli Tours and D.K. Cropper of Abbotsford are offering their expertise along with safety gear and ice cleats. Excursion is weather dependent and will be rescheduled if conditions are not ideal. Flight can be booked before November 10, 2016 or between June 10, 2017 and October 10, 2017.
Donated By: Compass Heli Tours
Viva Las Vegas
Live life to the fullest with this trip for two to the entertainment capital of the world. You will be provided with a generous budget to choose the flights, hotel, transportation, shows or excursions of your choice, on the date of your choice! We invite you to enjoy this internationally renowned major resort city and all the fun there is to be had gambling, shopping, dining and taking part in the exciting nightlife. Enjoy hassle-free travelling by using an agent at CM Travel. No cash value. Please redeem by September, 2017.
Fully Guided Outdoor Adventure Excursion for 13
This voucher is redeemable for a guided trip for up to 13 people with Mt. Waddington’s Outdoors.
You have the option of either a guided snow shoeing trip in the winter, or a guided hike in the summer. All trips include transportation to and from the trailhead, a catered lunch, equipment (where applicable), and two guides to share their wealth of knowledge with you! You can visit their website at www.mtwaddingtons.com to learn more about the trips they offer.
Donated By: Mt. Waddington’s Outdoors
Hockey Night in Vancouver for 4
You and three friends will head into Vancouver for a fun-filled evening! Your afternoon will begin by checking into the luxurious Fairmont Waterfront Hotel (two rooms, one per couple). When you’re settled and hungry for dinner, make your way to the Nightingale Restaurant on West Hasting Street where you’ll nosh on Canadian cuisine with some delicious seasonal dishes. After dinner, stroll on over to Rogers Arena where four box seats await for a Vancouver Canucks game*. When the game’s over, make your way back to the Fairmont and a cozy bed. What a treat! *Choice of five game dates.
Cooking Class by Renowned Youth Chef Skylar Sinow
Skylar Sinow is no ordinary teenager. He won Chopped Canada’s first-ever teen competition. He’s the Chef Ambassador for Kin’s Farm Market. He’s worked with Kin’s chef at Eat!Vancouver and with Chefs Michael Smith and Antonio Park. He regularly teaches cooking to his peers and at festivals. He’s even been on Dragon’s Den presenting his food product line “Kids Can Cook Gourmet”. His list of accomplishments goes on and on…and he’s only 14! Skylar will cook an amazing Italian meal for *eight guests, where he will teach you how to make homemade pasta, sauce, and dessert. Do you have a special birthday, or special occasion like graduation? *Recommended for young adults ages 12 through 16. http://www.kidscancookgourmet.com/
Donated By: Skylar Sinow
Enjoy a week exploring beautiful BC in this luxury motorhome!
Donated By: Traveland RV
Valley Laser Eye Surgery
Enjoy a Gift Certificate of $5,000 towards a surgery of your choice.
Donated By: Valley Laser Eye Centre