Giddy Up to Drummond Ranch!
Embrace your inner cowboy or cowgirl on this unforgettable adventure to Drummond Ranch, a stunning, 20,000 acre working cattle ranch in scenic Osage County. Joined by Wendy and Gentner Drummond, 8 guests will enjoy an afternoon of skeet/gun shooting, horseback riding and exploration. Wind down with cocktails while viewing the countryside on a relaxing hayride before returning to the ranch headquarters for a rustic feast prepared by Tim Inman, owner and chef of Stonehorse Café. Following dinner, enjoy the Osage sunset with cocktails and s’mores by the campfire before heading back to town. This country adventure will be held on a mutually agreed upon Sunday with transportation to and from the ranch provided. Giddy up!
Courtesy of Wendy and Gentner Drummond, Tim and Lise Inman, and Bob Stewart
Your Southern California escape will take you to the sun and sea of Orange County with a four-night stay in a club-level room at The Ritz-Carlton Laguna Niguel on the southern end of Laguna Beach. Situated atop a 150 foot bluff, this peaceful sanctuary is the perfect backdrop to a picturesque coastal town with impeccable shopping and dining. Once ready to try out your sea legs, head a few minutes north on Pacific Coast Highway to neighboring Newport Beach where your skippers await! Join dear Ballet friends, Georgia and Ken Snoke, for a sunset cruise off the coast of Newport Harbor on their 31’ cutter rigged sailboat, Aldebaran. Sailing trip to be scheduled on a mutually agreed upon date. This package includes daily breakfast and economy air travel for two.
Courtesy of Georgia and Ken Snoke
Thunder Up! In Style
Experience the Oklahoma City Thunder up close and personal with six courtside seats to see the home team play the New York Knicks on Sunday, April 7, 2013 at noon. The six seats are located near the Thunder bench, and to complete the VIP treatment, complimentary limo transportation to and from OKC as well as Courtside Club drinks and dining will be provided. Outside of a win, it doesn’t get much better than this!
Courtesy of IBC Bank and Bill Schonacher
Seven Course Dinner & Wine Pairing in the Hatfield Home
Inspired by the Hugh Jacobsen style, this custom home designed by architect Pat Fox has quickly gained acclaim in Tulsa for its unique, grey slate exterior and special slate roofing. The home also provides ample space for Evelyn’s substantial collection of contemporary art and features a spectacular, chef style kitchen. For nine lucky couples (up to 18 guests), Evelyn, accompanied by Pat, will join her guests for a seven course meal on Thursday, April 25, 2013 prepared by Justin Thompson, owner and chef of Juniper and PRHYME, with wine pairings courtesy of the amazing 32 Winds Wines. Throughout the evening, guests will have the rare treat to hear about the home’s remarkable design and interiors from the experts themselves!
Courtesy of Evelyn Hatfield, Pat Fox, Mia Mascarin Oven, Justin Thompson, and Juniper
Enjoy a week in a suite at The Ritz-Carlton’s exclusive oceanfront resort situated on the beautiful Seven Mile Beach on the island of Grand Cayman. This AAA Five Diamond Property features a comprehensive water sports program, a Greg Norman designed golf course, and divine dining. Your elegantly appointed suite (King bed with a Queen sofa sleeper in the living room) offers residential ambiance and refined comfort. This trip includes 7 days/6 nights accommodations at The Ritz-Carlton, Grand Cayman, daily complimentary breakfast, all room-related taxes, a $300 Ritz-Carlton gift card, and a $1,000 American Express gift card for airfare.
Courtesy of an anonymous donor
Prairie Dunes Golf Getaway SOLD!
Take off with your friends and enjoy a one-day, round trip to Prairie Dunes Country Club and its award-winning golf course. Two foursomes will be swept away to Hutchinson, Kansas in a private jet and will play a round on one of the most unique inland links courses in America. Designed in 1937 by noted golf course architect, Perry Maxwell, the course features spectacular views and landscapes. Enjoy a post-game meal and drinks at the Grille at Prairie Dunes Country Club before you and your guests are jetted off back to Tulsa.
Courtesy of Kathy and Bob West and Anchor Drilling Fluids USA, Inc.
Experience the opulence of the finest steaks in town at Justin Thompson’s new restaurant, PRHYME: Downtown Steakhouse. Enjoy a special evening of private dining for 40 guests—perfect for a special birthday, anniversary, engagement party, or any excuse to gather friends and family for a gourmet, 4-course meal accompanied by fine wine pairings. Availability limited to Sunday and Monday evenings and subject to a mutually agreed upon date by all parties.
Courtesy of Justin Thompson and PRHYME
Boston + Ballet
Designed with the true ballet lover in mind, this package includes a behind the scenes tour, dancer meet and greet, and tickets to Boston Ballet’s Spring Program—featuring Wayne McGregor’s Chroma and George Balanchine’s Serenade and Symphony in C for two couples. While in Beantown from Thursday, May 2, 2013 through Sunday, May 5, 2013, you and your guests will be pampered at The Ritz-Carlton Boston Common, a sanctuary of modern luxury in the heart of one of the nation’s most historic cities. To top off this ballet dream, Marcello Angelini has graciously agreed to choreograph a walk-on role for you or a loved one for Tulsa Ballet’s 2013 production of The Nutcracker.
Courtesy of Boston Ballet, The Ritz-Carlton Boston Common, and Tulsa Ballet
Pamper the lady in your life with a shopping extravaganza!
- Enjoy a custom piece of jewelry from Susan Sadler valued at $3,000. Award-winning, Tulsa-based jeweler, Susan Sadler is known for her iconic style—her bracelets have been purchased by the White House as American-made gifts for dignitaries.
- Delight in a shopping experience at Abersons valued at $5,000, including a closet consultation by Steve Aberson. A Brookside staple, Abersons offers sophisticated fashion from notable design houses.
- Visit Urban Furnishings and furnish your home in a daring blend of new languages, where tradition stands face-to-face with innovation. Choose a piece of Natuzzi Italia leather furniture, valued at $1,200.
- Top the day off with dinner for 2 at Ouida Merrifield’s new restaurant, Oui 3, featuring a seasonally inspired, locally sourced menu.
Courtesy of Susan Sadler, Steve Aberson, Urban Furnishings, and Ouida Merrifield
Boys Night Out
To satisfy the sports fanatic, this package includes three great sporting events.
- Club level seats for 4 to a Dallas Cowboys game of the buyer’s choice during the month of October, 2013 and accommodations at the upscale Crescent Court Hotel (2 rooms/2 nights).
- The C4, Inc. suite at BOK Center for a Tulsa Oilers hockey game for ten guests on Friday, March 8, 2013 with hot dogs, popcorn and beer.
4 Tickets in a suite for the OSU/Kansas State football home game set for Saturday, October 5, 2013 including limo transport to and from Stillwater
Courtesy of C4, Inc., Kathy and Ed Raschen, Arrow Magnolia, and Crafton Tull
Hit the Slopes!
Considered one of the best ski towns in the world for its slopes as well as its scene, Aspen is an undeniably chic and sophisticated destination for your winter travel. For one week during the January or February 2014 ski season, live like a local in a luxurious home that sleeps 12. The newly decorated, five bedroom home (one king, one queen, two twins, two twins, four bunks) is located in downtown Aspen and within an easy walk to the gondola as well as après ski gourmet dining and shopping. The home also features a patio overlooking Roaring Fork River with a hot tub. This Aspen vacation is to be scheduled on a mutually agreed upon date.
Courtesy of Bonnie Klein
Northern California Delight
Delight in the jewels of the Golden State with two long weekend packages to Wine Country and San Francisco, or take a full week and enjoy big city living plus fabulous private vineyard experiences while enjoying luxurious accommodations.
- Three nights in Napa to bask in the Wine Country and enjoy private tours and tastings at Far Niente and Nickel & Nickel vineyards as well as a private lunch for four and tour from Cakebread Cellars.
- $1,500 American Express gift card for accommodations of buyer’s choice.
- Just 50 miles away, San Francisco offers a multitude of delights for everyone who visits the “City by the Bay.” You will spend three nights in a suite or a club-level room at The Ritz Carlton, San Francisco, the city’s only Mobil Five Star, AAA Five Diamond Hotel.
- This package also includes economy air travel for two.
Courtesy of Julie and John Nickel and Cakebread Cellars
NYC Fashion Week
Channel your inner fashionista with two tickets to attend New York City’s Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week. This annual event is known as the premier event worldwide where style, beauty, supermodels, and celebrities come together to celebrate the best in fashion. Join this exclusive crowd at the Zero + Maria Cornejo show to view the Spring/Summer 2014 collection during Fashion Week, September 5th – 12th, 2013 (show date TBD). Described as minimal, modern, and feminine, the Zero + Maria Cornejo line is a favorite of celebrities such as Michelle Obama and Sandra Bullock. To top off your high fashion adventure, enjoy a $2,500 American Express gift card to use however best you see fit (airfare, lodging, shopping anyone?!)
Courtesy of Steve Aberson
Out of Africa
The experience of a lifetime for two adventuresome hunters, this seven day safari will take you on a South African journey with a licensed, professional hunter and guide from Ibamba Safaris. Upon arrival at Johannesburg Airport, you will be transported to one of their luxurious lodges where you will stay during your trip. This incredible expedition also includes meals, transport to hunting venues in the Limpopo Province via a hunting vehicle and guide, field preparation for trophies, and $625 per hunter in trophy fees. Whether or not you are an experienced hunter, you will certainly be in good hands, and this will undoubtedly be an unforgettable adventure. The safari must be scheduled between March 2013 and November 2014. Sightseeing trips and upgrades are available at an additional cost.
Generously donated by Ibamba Safaris and Wendy and Gentner Drummond
Texas Hill Country
Kerrville, Texas is located 60 miles west of San Antonio and in the heart of Texas Hill Country. This weeklong vacation in a beautifully decorated three bedroom home sleeps 6 and is located on the first fairway of Riverhill Country Club, Kerrville’s historic golf club and mansion. The area features spring fed creeks, rugged terrain, and the rolling hills of the Guadalupe River Valley. Nearby activities include golf on the club’s course, designed by Golf Legend Byron Nelson, as well as tennis, fishing on the Guadalupe River, hunting, shopping, and all the attractions of nearby San Antonio. Vacation to be scheduled on a mutually agreeable date.
Generously donated by Paul Woodul
All items subject to prior sale. For “buy it now” options, questions, or more information on the live auction, please contact Carly McKeon, 918.392.5933.