Get Those Paws Up!
Get ready to bid at our live AND silent auction for these incredible items. Not only will you walk away with an amazing experience or product, you'll be saving the lives of our furry little friends. All proceeds from the auctions will go to helping Secondhand Hounds keep their animals healthy and happy - and help them find their forever home! So what are you waiting for? Take a look at some of the featured items, and get ready to throw your paws up at the event!
2018 AUCTION ITEMS
South African Photo Safari
From sipping fine wines to capturing photos of the heart stopping "Big Five", this 10 day trip to Cape Town and the wild animal preserves of South Africa will be one you'll never forget.
JAMES BOND: SECRET HIDEAWAYS TRIP - 9 DAYS
Like Bond himself, the two of you can enjoy your Martinis, shaken not stirred, on this romantic adventure in Switzerland, Italy and France. Its 009 days in Europe living the life only Secret Agent James Bond could imagine!
ST. GENEVIEVE IN HOME DINING EVENT
Dine at home with incredible food created by the talented team at St. Genevieve! You'll enjoy dinner and select wines paired with your meal, too!
HONEY & RYE BAKING CLASSES
Experience something new with a baking class for two at Honey & Rye.
ANDY GRAMMER VIP EXPERIENCe
Enjoy 2 VIP tickets to Andy Grammer’s intimate live show at House of Blues Las Vegas on Tuesday, November 6, plus a special meet and greet with Andy during which you can garner autographs, take the world’s coolest selfies, and discuss the joy of dogs - Andy Grammer is a class A dog lover!
Custom Pet Portrait by Jennifer Davis
Original commissioned pet portrait by Minneapolis artist and muralist Jennifer Davis. You may recognize her work from Gallery 360 or any number of venues around town, including Hai Hai. Jennifer will create a one-of-kind work from your pet photograph.
Poseidon's Paradise Trip
From Venice to the Greek Islands and every adventure in between, the two of you will enjoy sun-drenched pleasures, fabulous shopping and delicious dining on your luxurious cruise to romantic and idyllic destinations along the Adriatic, Mediterranean and Aegean Seas.
VIDANTA VACATIONS - 1 WEEK LUXURY LODGING
Enjoy a one bedroom Grand Mayan Suite for one week at your choice of Vidanta luxury seaside locations! Vidanta is luxury vacationing done right. Vidanta properties feature a collection of lavish resorts located at seven of Mexico’s most beautiful destinations.
Bellecour Chef's Table Dinner With Minnesota Wild's Jared & Danielle Spurgeon
Join Danielle and MN Wild defensemen Jared Spurgeon, as well as MN WILD leftwing Jason Zucker and his wife Carly Aplin at the exclusive chef's table at Bellecour restaurant in Wayzata. Your evening will be a food memory curated by James Beard award winning chef/owner, Gavin Kaysen.
Brick X Mortar 1 Month Membership
Experience a one month membership at the exclusive Brick x Mortar social lounge and shared work space located in Downtown Minneapolis. Members enjoy 24 hour access to the space with amenities such as a kitchen, bar formal conference room, open lounge and a media lounge.
Wild Package + Pre-Game Locker Room Tour
Those true Minnesota Wild fans will LOVE this package with this pre-game locker room tour, signed stick AND zamboni ride!
MINNESOTA UNITED TICKETS
Grab a friend and head to the Minnesota United game on 9/29 with these two tickets WITH parking!
Castles of Ireland Trip
Fields of clover, legends of leprechauns, quaint pubs where playing darts is "serious" business, and living like Kings and Queens...all this will be yours while you stay in the grand Castles and elegant Manor Homes during your magical escape to emerald green Ireland.
1 WEEK IN Old Town Puerto Vallarta Condo
Enjoy 1 week in a beautiful 3 bedroom Old Town Puerto Vallarta Condo located in the heart of the Romantic Zone. Dine at your choice of amazing restaurants in the cultural heart of Puerto Vallarta. Walk to Los Muertos beach. Your condo is quiet, but right in the middle of the best part of PV!
BARDO IN HOME DINNER + WINE PAIRING FOR 6
This package includes a private, in-home event for 6 people with wine pairings from head chef of Bardo (Remy) and Erin the sommelier.
Event to take place March - October of 2019
6 COURSE CHEF'S TASTING MENU FOR 2 AT MONELLO
Enjoy a six-course Chef's Tasting menu for two at Monello. Monello is the thoughtful expression of contemporary coastal Italian fare. The restaurant celebrates the cuisine of the Campania region, one that weaves the charm of rustic simplicity with the inherent elegance of fresh ingredients. Experience the best of the best made specially by accomplished visionary, and Executive Chef Mike "YC" Decamp.
LACROSSE HARDWOOD FLOORS + FLOORS NORTHWEST
This package is a great opportunity to update your home with beautiful, thick, hardwood flooring! The top quality hardwood planks will be delivered to your home. Associated vendors include Lacrosse Hardwood Flooring (manufacturer) and Floors Northwest (finishing materials).
Includes the products needed to do the work. Does not include installation, sanding or finishing.
HAMILTON DATE NIGHT
Check off your Broadway Bucketlist with two tickets to Hamilton on October 5th at the Orpheum Theater. This package also includes a parking pass. Don’t worry about dinner, your reservations have already been made at the 112 Eatery and includes a $200 voucher!