Febulous! Young at Heart Auction Items

Wondering what’s up for auction this year at Febulous! Young at Heart? Scope out the Live and Silent auction list below and stay tuned as we reveal new items!

Purchase your Febulous! Young at Heart tickets here.

Buy-In Parties

We have curated several exclusive experiences and hope that you will join us for one…or more!  Find a party you’re interested in and sign up to secure your spot. Each with a limited capacity, Buy-In Parties are available until all lines on the sheet have been filled. Prices are listed per person.  If you want the whole party for yourself, be the first to purchases all available spaces.

Tai Chi at the Choo Choo
Cultivate health and harmony through Tai Chi led by Guelph Museums Advisory Committee member Linda Kearns. Afterward, enjoy refreshments by the restored 1940 steam-powered Locomotive 6167. Maximum 12 participants.
Date: June 23, 2018 Time: 10 AM
Per Person: $20
Whole Party: $240

Dixon’s Distillery Tour and Tasting
This one-hour experience includes an in-depth look at how the first craft distillery in Guelph produces their spirits followed by a tasting, and time to shop. Maximum 15 participants.
Date: Saturday, March 10 Time: 1 PM
Per Person: $15
Whole Party: $225

Brewing Changes Guelph Curator Tour
Be the first to experience our upcoming exhibition, Brewing Changes Guelph, with an exclusive curator-guided tour, followed by some taste testing.  Maximum 12 participants.

Date: Friday, September 15 Time: 5:30 PM
Per Person: $20
Whole Party: $240

Silent Auction Item Roster

Sleeman Beer Basket
Donated by Sleeman Brewery
Keep your drinks cool in this rustic-style Sleeman wooden cooler full of a unique collection of premium lagers, ales, and porters crafted from the original Sleeman family recipes. Includes four Sleeman twelve packs.
Value: $304
Minimum Bid: $152

Everything-You-Need Toolbox
Donated by RONA
This home tool box is an all-in-one kit that includes the most commonly used tools for home repairs and maintenance. Designed for the homeowner who enjoys DIY projects.
Value: $185
Minimum Bid: $93

Bordeaux Basket
Donated by Guelph Museums Advisory Committee Members
Broaden your palate and sip unique wines from around the world. This wine lover’s basket includes specially selected wines curated by Guelph Museums Advisory Committee.
Value: $160
Minimum Bid: $80

Guelph Storm Game Night Package
Donated by Sleeman Centre, Eric Huber, and Brothers Brewing Company
Grab 3 of your friends and watch the Guelph Storm face off at a Guelph Storm Game during the 2017-2018 Regular Season. Grab pints before the game at Brothers Brewing Company with 4-pint voucher. Enjoy some arena food during the game with a $30 food voucher. Following the game, celebrate at home with a sample craft beer 4-pack.
Value: $174
Minimum Bid: $87

Roadside Emergency Kit
Donated by Dave Rowsell
Never get caught without the emergency supplies you need! This kit includes the most important roadside assistance supplies, so you can rest assured you’re prepared in case of an accident or emergency.
Value: $100
Minimum Bid: $50

One-of-a-Kind Guelph Museums Gold Pendant
Donated by Royal Gold Jewelers
Specially crafted for this evening’s event, keep Guelph Museums close to your heart with a 10k gold pendant. Chain not included.
Value: $185
Minimum Bid: $93


Back by popular demand, find your way to the prize bin on the second floor, filled with envelopes containing mystery prizes with a minimum value of $20. Charge $20 to your bid number to purchase your “pick” and reveal your mystery prize.

Live Auction Item Roster

A Day at the Theatre
Donated by Shaw Festival, and Treadwell Cuisine
Enjoy a day of theatre in Canada’s “loveliest town,” Niagara-on-the-Lake! Begin with a three-course lunch for two at Treadwell Farm to Table Cuisine followed by the Shaw Festival performance of choice. Valid during April, May or June of the 2018 Shaw Festival Season.
Value: $264

Hall of Fame Homer
Donated by Canadian Baseball Hall of Fame & Museum and Tammy Adkin
Your 2018 Canadian Baseball Hall of Fame & Museum membership includes two seats at Induction Golf Tournament banquet (Friday, June 15); two reserved seats for 2018 Induction Ceremony (Saturday, June 16) honouring William “Bill” Humber, Lloyd Moseby and Pedro Martinez; a bbq lunch before the Induction ceremony; two tickets to the closing dinner with the 2018 Inductees and other baseball royalty; two Canadian Baseball Hall of Fame ball caps and two 2018 Induction t-shirts. All events take place in St. Marys, Ontario. Hosted by Guelph Museums Manager and Canadian Baseball Hall of Fame Board Member Tammy Adkin.
Value: $550

Hockey Night in Guelph
Watch the Highway 7 rivalry from a luxury suite as the Guelph Storm face off against the Kitchener Rangers Tuesday, March 13 at 7 PM. Includes 12 game tickets and a $150 certificate for food and beverage.
Value: $1000

Dinner Party in the McCrae Coach House
Donated by Platters Catering
The evening will include a culinary experience for eight catered by Platters Catering, including cooking demonstration, cocktails and wine, in an intimate setting of the newly renovated McCrae House. Prior to dinner, you can enjoy a private tour of McCrae House National Historic Site. You will also have exclusive access to the charming gardens and grounds of McCrae House. Date to be determined based on availability.
Value: $1200

Unwind in the Sky
Donated in part by Sundance Balloons
See stunning views and marvel at all that nature has to offer! This one-hour hot air balloon flight for two is followed by a traditional champagne toast and includes a commemorative flight certificate personalized for each passenger and signed by the pilot.
Valid for two people on a Sundance group flight, anytime during the season from May through October, at any of their flight locations, including Kitchener.
Expires October 2018; flights are subject to weather conditions; cancelled flights will be rescheduled.
Value: $650

Cupcakes for a Crowd
Donated by Sweet Temptations
Impress your colleagues, clients or community with one hour of on-site service by the Sweet Temptations Cupcakery Truck. Sprinkle, the cupcake truck, will be loaded with 100 freshly baked gourmet cupcakes, including gluten-free and vegan options.
Value: $550

Winter Warm-Up
Donated by Joanne Harris, and the Hilltop Shop
With winter still in full swing, now’s the time to cozy up with a hand-crafted quilt created by artisan Joanne Harris of Southampton, and a selection of exclusive McCrae-blend teas.
Value: $225

Posted by Dawn Owen on February 5, 2018

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