We hope to see you at Taste of Vintage on Nov. 3! Following just a sampling of the unique experiences, and other splendid items for our Live Auction during the event. For full event information:
Live Auction Items
Enjoy an exciting evening at Camp Manatoc for you and your friends (total group size of eight people). Your evening may begin with a stop at the shotgun or skeet ranges, canoeing or rowing on Lake Litchfield, or just a stroll around camp. The highlight of the evening will be a gourmet steak dinner served in the historic dining hall and prepared by Great Trail Council’s chefs. Date must be mutually agreeable. Offer valid in 2017.
Donor: Boy Scouts of America, Great Trail Council, Camp Manatoc Peninsula, Ohio
Brunch n’Cruise for Eight from Catawba Island
Delight in a delicious Sunday Brunch n’Cruise for eight from Catawba Island on the GEMINI. Cruise the Catawba Island shorelines, nestled along the southern shores of beautiful Lake Erie. Date must be mutually agreeable. Offer valid in 2017.
Donor: Catwaba Island Club
Fight the winter blahs with an exclusive vintage spring fashion show over a specially prepared multi-course meal for you and 19 of your guests on a mutually agreed upon date. The successful bidder will be able to choose the evening’s meal from a pre-selected, themed menu. The sumptuous feast will be prepared and served by Goodwill’s executive management team with wine paired perfectly to each course. This experience is set against the splendid backdrop of historic Wytchwood, a private home built by Edwin Shaw in 1912. Ladies attending the event may also elect to join the show in a vintage garment from Goodwill’s Vintage Collection (special fittings by appointment prior to the event).
Donor: Executive Management Team of Goodwill Industries
A complimentary corporate/family outing at Derby Downs for up to 150 people. The Soap Box Derby® is pleased to offer two hours of race time at the world famous Derby Downs track for your group. Derby staff will provide a fun-filled day of racing where gravity racers from around the world test their skills each July in hopes of becoming a World Champion at the FirstEnergy All-American Soap Box Derby®. Your group can race gravity-powered adult and youth Soap Box Derby® cars and will also be invited to learn about the history of the track and the All-American race during a tour of the facility, including the Hall of Fame and Museum. Food and beverages may be included for an additional fee. Outing based on availability and must be scheduled on a weekday between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m., blackout dates are July 1-31, 2017. Expires November 1, 2017.
Donor: Soap Box Derby
Come tour Northeast Ohio’s premier country clubs. This package will please any golf lover by including foursomes at seven area private country clubs.
- Fairlawn Country Club, Fairlawn – golf for four (4) with carts and lunch, 18 holes based on availability: Tuesday – Thursday and Saturday after 1:00 p.m. (expires 10/31/17).
- Firestone Country Club, Akron – golf for four (4) with carts, 18 holes on the West Course (expires at end of 2017 golf season).
- Ohio Prestwick Country Club, Green – golf for four (4) with carts, 18 holes on any week day (expires 12/31/17).
- Portage Country Club, Akron – golf for four (4) with carts, 18 holes (the group will have to take a forecaddie if a member of PCC is not in the foursome, the cost is $7.50 p/p plus tip and expires 11/30/2017).
- Rosemont Country Club, Fairlawn – golf for four (4) with carts, 18 holes. Play is limited to Tuesdays, Thursdays, Saturdays and Sunday after 2:00 p.m. (not valid for special events or holidays and expires 10/22/17).
- Silver Lake Country Club, Silver Lake – golf for four (4) with carts, 18 holes. Play is limited to Monday through Thursday, and not valid on holidays (expires 12/31/17).
- Westfield Country Club, Westfield – golf for four (4) with carts and lunch, 18 holes. Play is limited to tee times after 1:00 p.m. (expires 9/30/2017).
Dress codes are in effect for all the clubs and purchaser is responsible for all other food, beverage, and merchandise charges.
Donor: Fairlawn Country Club, Firestone Country Club, Ohio Prestwick Country Club, Danielle and Brett Kimmell, Rosemont Country Club, Greg and Jackie McDermott and Family, Silver Lake Country Club and Westfield Country Club
Enjoy a fun evening at Thirsty Dog Brewing Company in Akron including a tour, tasting and pizza for 12 people. Package includes a tin sign and mixed 12 pack of beer. Expires September 30, 2017.
Donor: Thirsty Dog Brewing Company
This is a once in a lifetime opportunity to run the Taste of Vintage Road Rally! You and 23 others will take route on an interesting and fun tour of Akron and the surrounding area. The course will lead you through neighborhoods and parks that you may have never known existed, looking for answers to questions, seeking items of interest or other fun adventures. This is intended to be a light-hearted, competitive, and historically educational event. All you need is a car, license, appropriate insurance, a sense of humor and an appetite. At the finish line, there will be a delicious meal for the group including adult beverages and awards for winners and losers. The event will take place on a mutually agreeable date and dinner location, but should be redeemed in 2017.
Donor: Brad & Amy Bowers, assisted by Lisa & Thom Mandel
Silent Auction Items
You won’t want to miss our silent auction with more than 100 items up for bid, including unique experiences, sporting event packages, family trip packages, wines, shopping trips, vintage jewelry and more!