Race to Cure Sarcoma Louisville 2019

Silent Auction

Many generous community members and businesses have contributed items to our Silent Auction! Browse our auction items below and join us on Race Day to place your bid. Good Luck!


Basket #B01

Bourbon and Leather

Clayton and Crume

Enjoy a set of 4 leather bourbon coasters, 3 cord snaps, and a natural key strap by Clayton and Crume all hand crafted in their Louisville, KY workshop.

Heaven Hill Distilleries

We have everything you need to know to experience Bourbon Done Right with 4 passes to the Evan Williams Bourbon Experience.

Package Value: $123

Minimum Bid: $40

Buy it Now $150



Basket #B02

Churchill Downs Trifecta

Churchill Downs

You are invited to the 2019 Fall Meet at the world's most legendary racetrack,Churchill Downs, home of the Kentucky Derby. Be treated like a celebrity as you enjoy reserved seating and a Chef's Table lunch with 7 of your friends on Millionaire's Row. You will also receive 8 racing programs to help you pick a winner. As a bonus you also get 8 passes to the Kentucky Derby Museum where every day is race day!

Package Value: $400

Minimum Bid: $150

Buy it Now $525



Basket #B03

You'll Get a Kick Out of This

Mockingbird Soccer Complex & Dick's Sporting Goods

Conveniently located at the corner of Zorn and Mellwood Avenue. with two indoor fields 85’ x 200’, leagues for all types of sports, excellent dasher boards and plexiglass, state of the art lighting, team rooms, and birthday party rooms, Mockingbird Valley.is the place to play! Use a $50 Gift Card courtesy of Dick's Sporting Goods to get your gear before your soccer season kicks off!

Package Value: $150

Minimum Bid: $55

Buy it Now $200



Basket #B04

Hit the Slopes in Style

Paoli Peaks & Dick's Sporting Goods

Two lift tickets to ski or snowboard at Paoli Peaks, a great Southern Indiana destination where anyone can Ski, Snowboard, or Snow Tube! Bring your family, bring your friends, and create life long memories! Use a $50 Gift Card courtesy of Dick's Sporting Goods to get your gear before you hit the slopes!

Package Value: $146

Minimum Bid: $50

Buy it Now $190



Basket #B05

It's Showtime!

Derby Dinner Playhouse

Dinner and a show for two at Derby Dinner Playhouse, one of the oldest and largest continually operating professional dinner theatres in the country. They are noted for their professional productions of Broadway musicals and lighthearted comedies

Package Value: $88

Minimum Bid: $30

Buy it Now $125



Basket #B06

Horsin' Around

Hermitage Farm

Enjoy a private tour for up to 20 guests at historic Hermitage Farm, a world-class equine operation in Oldham County. Hermitage has been a working farm for nearly two centuries and today, broodmares, foals and yearlings graze the land. This package is good for tours April through November 2019. Contact Hermitage in advance to confirm availability and schedule your tour. Tours are not available Derby week or weekend, Breeder’s Cup week or weekend, or during Thanksgiving. Additional blackout dates may apply. Please note: Tours are rain or shine, so please dress for the weather (no umbrellas please!). In cases of severe weather, tours may need to be rescheduled.

Package Value: $400

Minimum Bid: $150

Buy it Now $500



Basket #B08

Bourbon Lover's Delight

Kentucky Peerless Distilling Co

With original operations dating back to 1880, Peerless Whiskey is a Kentucky treasure. Relax with a bottle of small batch Peerless Kentucky straight rye whiskey ($125), 4 tour tickets to their new downtown Louisville distillery ($80), 2 tasting glasses ($30), a copper julep cup ($28), a cocktail kit ($18), mug ($15), coasters $8, koozies ($20) all beautifully displayed in a wooden crate ($40)

Package Value: $354

Minimum Bid: $160

Buy it Now: $500



Basket #B09

Finger Lickin' Good

KFC

Enjoy some of the Colonel's famous fried chicken for dinner tonight! Included in this bucket of fun is a popsocket, fidget spinner, mini basketball, sunglasses, and drink koozie.

Package Value: $30

Minimum Bid: $10

Buy it Now: $50



Basket #B10

Find Your Inner Bliss

Le Bliss Salon and Spa

Pamper yourself from head to toe with a cut and color by Quenna Hogle, and a signature manicure and express pedicure by Courtney Barber. Redkin hair mask, shampoo, conditioner, detangler brush and 2 in 1 styling iron are also included in this package.

Package Value: $279

Minimum Bid: $125

Buy it Now: $350



Basket #B11

Take Me Out to the Ballgame

Louisville Bats

Let the Louisville Bats provide fun and affordable entertainment for the whole family. You get a gift certicicate good for 4 premium tickets, 4 programs, and early entry to batting practice! These passes expire at the end of 2019 season but if unable to attend a game before the end of the season, contact McKenzie at Louisville Bats for options.

Louisville Slugger Museum

Connect with a genuine global icon on its hometown turf. You get two tickets to the Louisville Slugger Museum & Factory. Celebrate the extraordinary role Louisville Slugger baseball bats have played in the sport's past, present, and future.

Package Value: $130

Minimum Bid: $60

Buy it Now: $160



Basket #B12

A Show of Hands

Lizzy James Artisan Jewelry

You are stylish and original. Complex and interesting. So is Lizzy James Jewelry. This handcrafted artisan 3 strand morrocan red leather wrap bracelet with silverplate accents is just what you need to express your artful, authentic self.

Package Value: $90

Minimum Bid: $35

Buy it Now: $125



Basket #B13

Rose to Your Occasion

Nantz and Kraft Florist

Shop beautiful flowers & plants and make someone's day a lot brighter with a $50 gift card from Nantz and Kraft Florist. Delivery fee is also included.

Package Value: $60

Minimum Bid: $30

Buy it Now: $100



Basket #B14

Tie One On

Vineyard Vines

A 100% silk tie with the Vinyard Vines whale design. This 59" regular length tie features a double wool-blend liner and the original Vineyard Vines logos on the tie back. Handmade in the USA

Package Value: $85

Minimum Bid: $45

Buy it Now: $120



Basket #B15

Underground Thrills

Louisville Mega Cavern

Louisville Mega Cavern is a man-made cavern that spans under a number of roadways above and is part of 17 miles of corridors located beneath the city of Louisville, Kentucky. It's a great tour for all ages—whether you want to learn about science and history or simply want to see what a giant man-made cavern of this magnitude looks like! Your package includes:

  • One (1) Mega Zip where our trained tour guides will lead you on a thrilling and exhilarating adventure that will take you into never before seen sections of this man-made cavern. It features six underground zip lines, including a fun filled dual racing zip, two awesome challenge bridges that will test your skill, balance.
  • One (1) Mega Bike Undergraound Bike Park: Over 320,000 square feet including over 45 trails, Jump Lines, Pump Tracks, Dual Slalom, BMX, Cross Country and Single Track all in a former limestone cavern 100 feet sub-surface.
  • Two (2) Mega Quests: Come enjoy the ONLY fully underground aerial ropes challenge course in the world! Mega Quest is one of only twenty courses of its kind in the USA
  • Two (2) Mega Trams: The Historic Tram Tour will take you on an underground adventure rich in history, geology, mining, recycling, green building technology, and just simply HUGE in scale!

Package Value: $216.94

Minimum Bid: $130

Buy it Now: $350



Basket #B16

Museum Mania

Muhammad Ali Center

Voucher good for two guests to the Muhammad Ali Center, a multicultural center with an award-winning museum dedicated to the life and legacy of Muhammad Ali. The Center's museum captures the inspiration derived from the story of Muhammad Ali’s incredible life and the six core principles that have fueled his journey

Frazier History Museum

Four passes to the Frazier History Museum. Where the world meets Kentucky.

Kentucky Science Center

The Kentucky Science Center believes that Science Matters and encourages people of all ages to Do Science in ways that inspire a lifetime of learning.

Speed Museum

Two passes to the Speed Art Museum where art from around the world invites and inspires diverse audiences to experience the power of creativity.

Package Value: $148

Minimum Bid: $65

Buy it Now: $200



Basket #B17

Local Artists

A one of a kind 10x10 sunflower oil painting by sarcoma survivor, Melissa Draut and two beautiful Pottery Mugs created by Marie Ruf.

Package Value: $50

Minimum Bid: $20

Buy it Now: $75



Basket #B18

Clean as a Whistle

Norwex Products

The Power to Clean Without the Harmful Chemicals. With Norwex products, you save time and money while improving the health of your home and our environment.

Package Value: $115.94

Minimum Bid: $60

Buy it Now: $175



Basket #B19

Curl Up With a Good Book

Mary Pike

"Reading is a discount ticket to everywhere." — Mary Schmich

Begin your journey with a collection of books from the New York Times Bestseller List. Selected by RTCS committee member, Mary Pike.

  • My Grandmother Asked Me to Tell You She's Sorry   by Fredrik Backman
  • The Alice Network   by Kate Quinn
  • The Remains of the Day   by Kazuo Ishiguro
  • The Wolves at the Door   by Judith Pearson

Package Value: $85

Minimum Bid: $40

Buy it Now: $120



Basket #B20

Strut Your Stuff

Peacock Boutique

Girl's Night Out private shopping event for host and 9 friends includes cocktails & appetizers, 25% off entire purchase for host and 20% off guest purchases, all guests receive $100 gift certificates for future purchases of $200 dollars or more.

Package Value: $200

Minimum Bid: $80

Buy it Now: $280



Basket #B21

PAINT. DRINK. HAVE FUN. ®

Pinot's Palette

Discover a new way to unwind with your friends. Reconnect over your favorite beverages while a local artist guides you through painting your own masterpiece.

Package Value: $80

Minimum Bid: $35

Buy it Now: $120



Basket #B22

Adventure Awaits

Red River Gorge Zipline Tour

UNSURPASSED VIEWS and UNFORGETTABLE THRILLS as you zipline through Kentucky’s Beautiful Red River Gorge with this gift card for a 2 hour canopy tour. You'll enjoy the ultimate thrill as you zip five lines ranging from 60 ft to 350 ft high with speeds up to 55mph!

Nalgene

Stay hydrated with this 32 oz Nalgene Narrow Mouth Water Bottle: The water drinker's water bottle. Thanks to the smaller opening of the Narrow Mouth less water can rush out, making it easier to chug mindlessly. So you get the durability and no-leak peace of mind but without the stress of a mess.

Package Value: $100

Minimum Bid: $50

Buy it Now: $200



Basket #B23

A Taste of Kentucky

Republic Bank

For almost four decades A Taste of Kentucky has offered gifts and goods with a distinctive Kentucky flavor. From sweet to savory this basket is full of foods sure to please everyone. All compliments of Republic Bank.

Package Value: $100

Minimum Bid: $45

Buy it Now: $140



Basket #B24

Simply Sutton

Courtney Sutton

What a great way to show your support for sarcoma awareness. This basket contains t-shirts and coffee mugs with a distinctive sunflower design created just for our race. It’s simply awesome. It’s Simply Sutton.

Package Value: $110

Minimum Bid: $55

Buy it Now: $165



Baskets #B25 & #B26

Brave the Cave

Squire Boone Caverns

TWO packages available to bid on!

For an unforgettable experience, rediscover history and nature at Squire Boone Caverns Your tour pass for 2 will take you through a living cave with rushing streams and rarely seen underground waterfalls. Stalactites, stalagmites, flowstone and more adorn the cavern walls, ceilings and floors in a natural wonder that has taken millions of years to create.

Nalgene

While you're exploring the Caverns, don't forget: The original. The trailblazer. The Sir Edmund of water bottles. If you're looking for a water bottle that will keep you well hydrated, hold up against bumps, and drops and not leak a single drop ever, then this is your water bottle. There's a reason why the design hasn't changed in decades.

Package Value: $50

Minimum Bid: $20

Buy it Now: $75



Basket #B27

A Little Bit of Sunshine

Suoriginal

This collection of one of a kind sunflower painting and ceramics is by multi-media artist Stephanie Uhl Pfeifer. A former elementary school art educator, Stephanie’s work has been on display at Louisville Visual Art, Kentucky State Fair and the US Department of Agriculture (Washington DC). Her acrylic painting “Bright Idea” painting won first place in the national USDA Biodiversity category.

Package Value: $95

Minimum Bid: $40

Buy it Now: $140



Basket #B28

Are You Ready to Party?

Talon Winery & Vineyard

Why not host your next party in the Equestrian Private Party Room at Talon Winery and Vineyard?. Talon's landscape offers the perfect backdrop for any occasion! Located on the 2nd floor of the Homestead Tasting Room, the Equestrian Room provides seating for 15 -20 guests and makes it the perfect rental for birthdays, bridal showers, meetings & more.(cerrtificate is good for up to 20 people for 3 hours at either their Shelbyville or Lexington locations)

Package Value: $125

Minimum Bid: $50

Buy it Now: $175



Basket #B29

Wine Academy

Total Wine & More

Host a private wine class for up to 20 people at any of your local Total Wine & More stores with a private classroom. Choose a two hour class with themes that include Wine 101, California Uncorked, Vive La France, and From Tip to Toe, and a Wine tour of Italy

Anonymous Donor

You'll have all the tools to display your newfound wine knowledge at home with wine glasses, a corkscrew, and wine stoppers!

Package Value: $500

Minimum Bid: $250

Buy it Now: $650



Basket #B30

Mind, Body, and Spirit

Twyman Tae Kwon Do Academy

Get active. Learn self-defense. Challenge your mind and body. Become a better you. Learn Tae Kwon Do! You will receive 2 months of Taekwondo lessons from a premier acadamey as well as 1 uniform.

Package Value: $212

Minimum Bid: $85

Buy it Now: $300



Basket #B31

Rollin' On the River

Belle of Louisville

Welcome aboard! It’s always a great time to take a cruise on the Steamer Belle of Louisville or the Mary M. Miller. You get dinner for 2, and to commemerate your cruise you will receive an authentic wood piece from the paddlewheel along with a baseball cap, a Port & Company cotton T-shirt, a Belle of Louisville ornament, a Belle coaster stone and shot glass!

Share the story of Nosey's ride with your kids. They will also get a Belle Captain's hat, a mug, a riverboat whistle and 2 coozies!

Package Value: $195

Minimum Bid: $80

Buy it Now: $275



Basket #B32

Music is Better on the Grass

Waterfront Development Corp

The Waterfront isn't just a place, it's an experience that's different for everyone. it's a peaceful oasis in the heart of the city. It's a natural haven for quiet reflection. It's an ongoing festival of sounds and sights. It's your favorite band blasting into the night sky. Enjoy a day at Waterfront Park with a Cooler and drink koozies, frisbee, blanket, and a "Music is Better on Grass" t-shirt! Be a part of Waterfront's 25th Anniversary with a special anniverary publication of Rick Bell's: Louisville's Waterfront park- A Riverfront Renaissance ($45).

Package Value: $70

Minimum Bid: $50

Buy it Now: $125



Basket #B33

Wagon Full of Outdoor Fun

Team Welenken (Welenken CPAs)

Enjoy the outdoors with this wagon full of toys and games. Your kids will never want to come inside!

Package Value: $300

Minimum Bid: $150

Buy it Now: $500



Basket #B34

Discover the Artist in You

Whet Your Palette

Create a beautiful painting you will be proud of in a fun in a relaxing environment with a gift card for 4 people for one of their evening calendar classes (currently Wednesday through Sunday at 6:00 PM classes. RESERVATIONS REQUIRED)

Package Value: $120

Minimum Bid: $50

Buy it Now: $175



Basket #B35

Riding in Style

R and R Limousine

Whether celebrating with friends or touring Kentucky's famous distilleries, do it in style in an 8 person stretch limousine!. Enjoy 4 hours of chauffered fun. Offer is good Sunday through Thursday only. $72 gratuity is required.

Package Value: $400

Minimum Bid: $150

Buy it Now: $525



Basket #B36

Taste of Frankfort Avenue

Café Classico

Eggs over Frankfort

Irish Rover

North End Café

Ramiro's Cantina

Drake's

Take a stroll along Frankfort Avenue where you’ll find historic homes and buildings, tree-lined streets and some of the best restaurants in the city. No matter what your mood or taste in food, you’ll find it in these restaurants along the Avenue!

Package Value: $175

Minimum Bid: $75

Buy it Now: $250



Basket #B37 (Village 8) and #B38 (Baxter Avenue)

See You at the Movies

Apex Theaters

TWO packages available to bid on!

This basket of movie passes and treats is perfect for film buffs and casual moviegoers alike! And you have two opportunities to bid: One basket includes 15 passes to Baxter Avenues Theatres and the other includes 9 passes to Village 8 Theatres.

Village 8 Package Value: $55

Minimum Bid: $25

Buy it Now: $80


Baxter Avenue Package Value: $160

Minimum Bid: $75

Buy it Now: $250



Basket #B39

If the Shoe Fits

Carrie Cook Ketterman

Dirty Tease

Who doesn't like a little Christmas in August? These shoes (Size 10) with some of your favorite cartoon characters are almost too pretty to wear. They were created and donated by local artist Carrie Cook Ketterman.

This basket also contains a coupon good for a T-shirt of your own design from Angi at Dirty Tease

Package Value: $55

Minimum Bid: $20

Buy it Now: $60



Basket #B40

Let the Sunshine In

Patty Webb

A beautiful handmade sunflower quilt created with love by sarcoma survivor, Patty Webb

Package Value: $200

Minimum Bid: $125

Buy it Now: $400



Baskets #B41 - #B45

Keep a Pawsitive Attitude

The Paw Zone

FIVE packages available to bid on!

Unleash their inner puppy at the Paw Zone. While at The Zone, your dog will be free to play with other canine companions all day. Paw Zone certified trainers offer an array of classes for your dog that blend performance and a bonding experience and Pawsitively Dogs offers full service grooming within The Paw Zone! (Gift Certificate valid for NEW Paw Zone customers only.) Included is a little "Doggie Swag" for your favorite four legged friend courtesy of the Race to Cure Sarcoma planning team.

Package Value: $100

Minimum Bid: $40

Buy it Now: $140



Basket #B46

Bourbon and Rye

Michael Veach and Rosemary Miller

Immerse yourself in the facts and flavors of whiskey with a bottle of Wilderness Trail Rye, two "Bourbon Veach" Glencairn tasting glasses and a copy of Kentucky Bourbon Whiskey: An American Heritage, signed by the author: Michael Veach, bourbon historian. Compliments of Michael Veach and Rosemary Miller.

Package Value: $100

Minimum Bid: $45

Buy it Now: $150



Basket #B47

The Mane Event

Atomic House of Hair

Conviently located in the Highlands, Atomic House of Hair proudly partners with Davines, a family owned company whose commitment to Sustainable Beauty is unparalleled in the beauty industry. Even down to the packaging, everything Davines creates is highly biodegradable and sustainable. Also included is a $50 gift card to enjoy

Package Value: $180

Minimum Bid: $75

Buy it Now: $250



Basket #B48

A Little Panache

Marcia Koetter

This beautiful arrangement designed by Marcia Koetter is sure to add just the right pizzaz to your home's decor

Package Value: $75

Minimum Bid: $40

Buy it Now: $110



Basket #B49

Derby Fever

Marcia Koetter

Ladies, with only 259 days left before Derby why not start planning your outfit? Start with this beautiful hat by Marcia Koetter.

Package Value: $85

Minimum Bid: $45

Buy it Now: $130



Basket #B50

Kentucky Breakfast Basket

Beth Fowle of Full Heart Farm

Wake up to a true farmhouse breakfast of homemade granola, local honey, jams, maple syrup and 2 loaves of fresh bread. All compliments of Beth Fowle at Full Heart Farm

Package Value: $75

Minimum Bid: $35

Buy it Now: $120



Basket #B51

Kentucky Sipping Basket

Beth Fowle of Full Heart Farm

The Old Fashioned is a true Kentucky treasure. The recipe was invented in 1881 and today it is the official cocktail of Louisville. Make your own version of this iconic drink with handcrafted orange bitters, Kentucky cherries and of course bourbon! Included are all the tools you will need including a shaker, napkins, 2 metal cups, an ice cube tray and of course the recipe to help you create your own true Old Fashioned. It is presented in a beautiful hand carved bowl and it's all compliments of Beth Fowle at Full Heart Farm

Package Value: $100

Minimum Bid: $50

Buy it Now: $140



Basket #B52

Mystery Box Jewelry Pull

Kendra Scott

30 packages available!

IT'S HERE AND IT'S EXCITING! Just look for all the cute boxes at the auction registration table. For every $50 dollars you give you can pick a MYSTERY BOX containing one piece of Kendra Scott jewelry worth $50-$200.There are only 30 boxes so you better act fast! This beautiful jewelry has been generously donated by Kendra Scott and 100% of the proceeds will go the Sarcoma Foundation of America! NOTE: You will not be able to exchange or return the jewelry. (But with Kendra Scott jewelry why would you want to!)

Package Value: $50-$200

Donation Price: $50



Basket #B53

Thrills and Chills

Kentucky Kingdom and Hurricane Bay

Celebrate Kentucky Kingdom's 30th anniversary with 2 general admission tickets! With more than 70 rides and attractions including 5 world class coasters, dozens of thrill family and a large selection of children's rides not to mention a huge water park you can end your summer with a blast! Note: Since it is late in the season please check their website www.kentuckykingdom.com for days and hours of operation remaining. They are also bringing back "Halloscream" every Friday, Saturday and Sunday evening in October giving you 12 more opportunities to visit the park!

Package Value: $110

Minimum Bid: $45

Buy it Now $150



Basket #B54

A Little Rainy Day Fun!

Anonymous Donor

Carmichael's Book Store

Melissa Draut

Your kids will not be bored on a rainy day with this survival kit of crafts, games, popcorn and a copy of the book The Clash of the Tooth Fairy and Santa Claus signed by the author and sarcoma survivor, Melissa Draut. Also included is a gift certificate from Carmichael's Book Store. This basket will certainly chase away those rainy day blues!

Package Value: $50

Minimum Bid: $20

Buy it Now $75



Basket #B55

A Kentucky Obsession (with cooking!)

Kentucky for Kentucky

At Kentucky for Kentucky, their mission is to spread the stories of this amazing place we call home. Kentucky has a lot to offer and even more to say. We’re showing the world why they should listen up. The sunflower field was designed by the great Rachael Sinclair. This shirt is a fit for anybody who claims to be a true Kentuckian! Also included is a cookbook to help you cook like a true Kentuckian!

Package Value: $55

Minimum Bid: $25

Buy it Now $125



Basket #B56

A Kentucky Obsession (with trivia!)

Kentucky for Kentucky

At Kentucky for Kentucky, their mission is to spread the stories of this amazing place we call home. Kentucky has a lot to offer and even more to say. We’re showing the world why they should listen up. The sunflower field was designed by the great Rachael Sinclair. This shirt is a fit for anybody who claims to be a true Kentuckian! Also included is a fun book of weird facts about our Commonwealth. It just might come in handy at your next trivia night!

Package Value: $45

Minimum Bid: $20

Buy it Now $100



Basket #B57

A Day at Keeneland!

Keeneland Race Track

Located in the Horse Capital of the World, Keeneland is an internationally renowned racecourse and the Thoroughbred industry’s leading auction house. Founded in 1936, Keeneland’s mission is to continually invest in the industry and to preserve the tradition of Thoroughbred racing. Auction item good for 4 grandstand seats for 1 day of the 2019 fall race meet. (October 4 through October 26)

Package Value: $40

Minimum Bid: $20

Buy it Now $60