Live Television News Experience- *Live Auction Item*
Tour the WCSH 6 newsroom and studios with your tour guide, news anchor Cindy Williams! Your tour for four also includes viewing the noontime news live from the control room! The date of this tour will be mutually agreed upon by the studio and item winner.
Extreme Sports Package **LIVE AUCTION ITEM**
This package includes:
-Tickets for two for whitewater rafting on the Kennebec, Dead, or Penobscot Rivers. Donated by North Country Rivers; FMI visit https://www.northcountryrivers.com/.
-A $100 voucher towards a tandem skydive, courtesy of Skydive New England. Visit http://www.skydivenewengland.com/ FMI.
- A voucher towards one Paragliding Tandem Instructional Flight, donated by Paraglide New England. Paraglide New England is based in Vermont and typically operates May-October, weather permitting. Click HERE to visit their website!
- Capture your extreme adventures with this awsome GoPro HERO6 camera! Send your memories straight to your phone. Check out the details by clicking HERE.
- Two passes for a free rafting trip on the Kennebec River, courtesy of Moxie Outdoor Adventures! Moxie offers some family-friendly adventures as well as some challenging ones! Click HERE for available options.
Hand crafted quilt
This gorgeous quilt was locally hand crafted and will be available for raffle! This quilt is handmade by Veronica Eaton and Joan Ayers, and includes shams. Grab some tickets when you arrive at the auction and increase your chances of winning!
1.5 hour Adventure Trail Ride for two, given by Sherrye Trafton of Sable Oak Equestrian Center in Brunswick. This item has an age limit of 7-83, and a weight limit of 290 lbs. Please visit the business website FMI: http://www.sableoak.com/
Movie Gift Bag
Gift bag provided by Smitty's Cinema. Includes two admission tickets, popcorn and drink vouchers, and movie candy (candy may be exchanged for another variety). Check out their locations and showtimes on their website: http://smittyscinema.com/
Voucher for three Barth Daylilies, donated by O'Donal's Nursery in Gorham. View O'Donal's selection by visiting their website: http://www.odonalsnurseries.com/
Disney Hopper Passes and Airfare **LIVE AUCTION ITEM**
This package includes four park hopper passes to Walt Disney World in Florida, as well as two Southwest Airlines $400 round-trip vouchers, good for Orlando or any other location in continental US.
Maine Indoor Karting
Enjoy a pair of tickets to Maine Indoor Karting! Check out the fun by clicking here: http://www.maineindoorkarting.com/
Beer for a Year
Enjoy a case of your choice beer each month, courtesy of Shipyard Brewing Company! This item includes one case of beer per month for the next twelve months. Check out their flavors on their website: https://shipyard.com/
Cigar and Bourbon Basket
Quality cigars and bourbon, donated by one of our auction sponsors, Bernstein Shur!
Ropes Course Adventure
Enjoy a pass to Saco's Monkey Trunks Adventure Course! Monkey Trunks' rope course is great for any age, but please note that there is a weight restriction of 250lbs, and guests must be able to reach 5'9" when standing with hands over their heads. Check out their adventure course by visiting their website: https://monkeytrunks.com/
Skating Package **UPDATED**
Enjoy six admission passes to Happy Wheels Skate Center in Portland! Each pass includes skate rental. More information about Happy Wheels can be found here: https://happywheelsme.com/.
Don't stop there... enjoy some time at the Troubh Ice Arena in Portland with a 12-punch skate pass (skate rental not included)! Check out the ice arena's information HERE.
African Photo Safari **Live Auction Item**
This seven day, six night African Photo Safari for two is made possible by Zulu Nyala. This trip to South Africa takes you to the film location of I Dreamed of Africa. Enjoy four star accommodations and three meals per day prepared by international chefs. Professional game rangers will lead two guided game viewing tours per day. This item is valid for two years from date of purchase. Please note that airfare is not included. Check out Zulu Nyala's webpage by clicking here: http://zulunyalagroup.com/Hluhluwe/Safari-Game-Lodge/
York's Wild Kingdom
Enjoy a family day at York's Wild Kingdom! This package includes four Zoo and Ride Package passes, courtesy of York's Wild Kingdom. Visit their website: http://www.yorkswildkingdom.com/
Note: There are two sets of four tickets each! Each set will be auctioned separately.
Value for each set of tickets: $95
Strawberry Banke Family Membership
Spend time at Strawberry Banke Museum's authentic 10-acre history museum, in the heart of historic downtown Portsmouth. This family membership is valid for one year and entitles the bearer to free daily admission, as well as the Museum's signature events. Members also benefit from numerous discounts at other Portsmouth area businesses.
Portland Getaway Package **LIVE AUCTION ITEM**
Enjoy a weekend getaway with that special someone! This package includes:
- An overnight hotel stay at the Hilton Garden Inn Portland Downtown Waterfront for two in Portland (Saturday April 21, 2018 check-in)
- Saturday night dinner at Fore Street Restaurant in Old-Port ($100 gift card). Click HERE for their menu!
- Sunday morning brunch/lunch at ISA Bistro ($100 gift card) Menu: http://isaportlandme.com/
- Four tickets to the Sunday matinee Portland Symphony Orchestra performance of the music of Rodgers & Hammerstein at Merrill Auditorium + a private backstage tour. Click for show information: http://www.portlandsymphony.org/content/?performance=rodgers-hammerstein-on-broadway
Sports Icons Package **LIVE AUCTION ITEM**
An awesome package for a New England sports enthusiast! Included in this package:
- Autographed David Ortiz bat (includes glass case)
- Autographed Tom Brady helmet (includes glass case)
Have you ever wanted to start a fitness program, and been unsure where to start? Join CrossFit Hack in Biddeford with this 10-visit punch card! Find out more about CrossFit Hack's great programs and knowledgeable instructors by visiting their Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/CrossFitHack/
This beautiful handmade vase measures approx. 8.5"x3.5" and was sculpted and donated by Julie Taft of Versatile Vessels. Check out her Tumblr account here: https://www.tumblr.com/search/versatile+vessels
Explore New England and the great State of Maine with your annual subscription to the following magazines!
Downeast Magazine: http://downeast.com/
Maine Home + Design: https://mainehomedesign.com/
Old Port: http://oldport.com/
Seacoast Adventure Passes
Enjoy a day of snow tubing with two passes to Seacoast Adventure! These passes for Seacoast's Snow Tubing are valid until 3/18/18. For more information and height requirements, please visit their website at http://www.seacoastadventure.com/snow/.
Maine Warrior Gym
Enjoy the wide variety of alternative exercise experiences offered at Maine Warrior Gym with this 5-class punch card! Check out what they offer by going to http://www.mainewarriorgym.com/.
Diversions Puzzles & Games
Use this $25 gift card to Diversions Puzzles and Games (located in the Maine Mall Hannaford plaza) for your next game night, or a fun Christmas present! Find out more about Diversions on their website: http://diversionsgames.com/.
Grab some friends and enjoy this two-hour bowling party, courtesy of Bayside Bowl in Portland! The party includes two lanes, and shoe rentals for up to ten people. This party can be redeemed anytime from Memorial Day until Labor Day 2018. More information can be found on their website: https://www.baysidebowl.com/.
Enjoy all that Skillins has to offer- their greenhouse, florist, garden shop, classes and much more- with this gift card! Visit their website at http://www.skillins.com/ for more information.
Handmade Necklace & Earring Set
This beautiful necklace and earring set was handmade by Kerry Daly of The Captain's Wife Jewelry! This sterling silver with blue freshwater pearl set would look fabulous for any occasion! Visit Kerry's Facebook page by clicking here: https://www.facebook.com/TheCaptainsWife/ .
Enjoy these gift cards on your next shopping trip, courtesy of local Hannaford stores! Hannaford's website can be viewed at http://www.hannaford.com/.
Value: $155 (Please note: this value may increase.)
Bring home one of Chilton's quality, American-made furniture pieces with the help of this gift card! This Maine company's website can be viewed here: https://www.chiltons.com/.
Candy Shop Splurge
Enjoy treating yourself and your loved ones to a candy splurge at Dickinson's Candy Factory in Old Orchard Beach! Check out what Dickinson's Candy Factory has to offer by viewing their Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/dickinsonscandyfactory/.
And here is your chance to see the behind-the-scenes work that goes into making delicious chocolate treats! Take a tour for four of Wilbur's of Maine in Freeport. For more info about their products and tour schedule, visit their website: https://wilburs.com/.
Casco Bay Adventures
Join Casco Bay Adventures for a charter on beautiful and historic Casco Bay! This charter departs from Spring Point Marina in South Portland and can accommodate up to 6 people. For more information about Casco Bay Adventures, visit their website at http://cascobayadventures.com/.
Otter Box Gift Card
This gift card for Otter Box has been a favorite at past auctions! Visit their website to view their product selection: http://www.otterbox.com/.
Redeem this certificate for two tickets to a Waterfront Concert of your choosing! This certificate is valid for their 2018 season, and tickets are subject to availability. To check out their 2018 show schedule, visit http://www.waterfrontconcerts.com/events. Please note that their show schedule is subject to additions in the new year.
Craft Beer Package
Enjoy this gift box from Allagash Brewing Company! This gift box includes a beer glass, bottle opener, hand towel, water bottle and a $25 gift card. Visit their website to view their products: https://www.allagash.com/.
Fill up your new beer glass with a gift card to Sea Dog Brewing Company! To check out their selection, visit http://www.seadogbrewing.com/#.
Disney on Ice * Live Auction Item*
Disney on Ice presents Frozen at the Cross Insurance Arena! Enjoy four tickets to the 7pm performance on December 21, 2017, from the view of the Cross Insurance suite. The suite comes with complimentary food and non-alcoholic beverages. Last year's winner of the Cross Insurance Suite had a fabulous time:
"We attended the bull riding rodeo and had the privilege of using the Cross Insurance suite, it was amazing! They offered us food and beverages- the Cross staff was very friendly and welcoming! The private bathroom was my daughter's favorite part!"
Tom Brady-- Greatest of all Time Photo
20" x 28" Framed Photo (not autographed). Includes Super Bowl logos of each of TB12’s Five Super Bowl wins!
Cabot Creamery Sampler
Enjoy The goodness that Cabot Creamery has to offer with this sampler! Visit their website at https://www.cabotcheese.coop/.
Urban Air Trampoline Park
Come to Urban Air Trampoline Park and enjoy a one hour open jump for two people! For more information, please visit their website at https://www.urbanairtrampolinepark.com.
Treat your kids to some fun! This package includes children's admission to the following locations:
- Maine Wildlife Park, in Gray, Maine. Four children's admission tickets to the park- find out more information here: http://www.maine.gov/ifw/wildlife-park/index.html
- Children's Museum & Theatre of Maine, in Portland- two tickets. Find out more about their exhibits and programs by clicking here: http://www.kitetails.org/.
- Two admission tickets to StoryLand in Glen, New Hampshire. Visit StoryLand online: https://www.storylandnh.com/.
Julian Edelman – “The Greatest Catch”
Add this autographed 24” x 20” framed photo of Julian Edelman at Super Bowl LI to your collection!
Boston Red Sox Legends Package
Take home this baseball, triple autographed by Fred Lynn, Jim Rice, and Dwight Evans! This package also includes an 11” x 14” framed photo of Lynn, Rice and Evans (unsigned).
Pedro Martinez Package
Add this Autographed Pedro Martinez baseball to your collection! This package also includes an 11” x 14” framed photo of Pedro Martinez (unsigned).
Enjoy four complimentary gelatos, courtesy of Gelato Fiasco! For more information about their locations and products, visit their website: https://www.gelatofiasco.com/.
Make your car squeaky clean with this car wash package, courtesy of Scrubadub car wash! Visit their website for more information: https://www.scrubadub.com/.
Treat your inner child (or your real child!) with this gift card from Newbury Comics! Please note, this card is valid for in-store use only.
Take home this beautiful 8" x 10" photo of Pemaquid Lighthouse, taken by local photographer, Pat Garrett!
"Nets, Ropes, Floats"
Beautify your home with this ribbon winning photo, "Nets, Ropes, Floats" from local professional photographer, Pat Garrett! This canvas print measures 11" x 14".
Autographed Gronk Photo
Add this autographed 11”x14” framed photo of Rob Gronkowski to your Patriots collection!
Bobby Orr Package
Add the greatest Bruin of them all to your sports legends collection! Take home this puck autographed by Bobby Orr, along with this 11”x14” (unsigned) Bobby Orr photo.
Maine Audubon Household Membership
Enjoy this Household Membership to Maine Audubon and all it has to offer: a one-year subscription to Habitat, their quarterly newsletter; discounts on day camps, programs, and field trips, and much more! Explore their website at https://www.maineaudubon.org/.
Vena's Fizz House
Enjoy the goodness in a gift basket donated by Vena's Fizz House!
Enjoy using this gift card to Oriental Trading! Check out their merchandise at http://www.orientaltrading.com/.
Private Lux Bra Fitting Party
Ladies, this is for you! You and 5-12 guests will have the entire Aristelle store to yourselves during a private, after-hours party. This two-hour Lux party includes personal bra fittings for everyone and champagne, wine, and light hors d'oeuvres will be served. (You may also bring beverages but please no red wine as it may stain.) Goodie bags valued up to $25 are handed out to guests at the end of the party! For more information about Aristelle products, please visit their website: https://www.aristelle.com/.
Maine Duck Tours
Tour Portland's history by land and water! Your tour vehicle will wind through the streets of Portland, and drive into Casco Bay to explore Portland’s working waterfront, Calendar Islands and marine wildlife. Two tickets. Please visit Maine Duck Tour's website for more information: https://downeastducktours.com/.
Hand Crafted End Tables
Add this pair of beautifully hand crafted end tables to your home's decor! These petite maple & cherry tables are locally-made and feature a drawer and unique inlay. Measurements are approx. 18"x15"x24". These tables would easily fit in your back seat for transport home! Check out the work of local artisan Travis Letellier here: https://www.mainelandfurniture.com/.
Portland Schooner Company
Sail with Portland Schooner Company from Portland, Maine's Old Port on an authentic sailing vessel steeped in history — and enjoy the cruise of a lifetime! This two person, two-hour excursion with PSC offers adventures from the deck of a storied wooden schooner built in the early 20th century. Valid for May, June, September and October 2018. Visit PSC on their website: http://www.portlandschooner.com/ .
Make your home smell wonderful over the holidays with this Scentsy gift pack! This pack includes a wax burner, counter warmer with cement base, and three scents: Forever Yours, Pristine Waters, and Love Story.
Portland Ovations presents Behzod Abduraimov
You and a guest will watch Abduraimov's captivating piano performance on Sunday, January 7, 2018. This dramatic program of Wagner, Liszt and Prokofiev is sure to wow you! For more information, visit the performance page at https://portlandovations.org/events/
Portland Ovations presents Jessica Lang Dance
You and a guest will watch Jessica Lang Dance, on Saturday, April 14 at 8:00pm. Jessica Lang has choreographed for some of the world's most celebrated companies! Please visit the website for more information: https://portlandovations.org/events/.
Painting with a Twist
Invite your friends, sip your favorite beverage, and enjoy step-by-step instruction as your create your own masterpiece at Painting with a Twist. This coupon is good for one person.
Eldridge Organics Basket *NEW ITEM*
This basket includes health & beauty products from Eldridge Organics! Eldridge Organics takes pride in their non-gmo, organic, fair trade and sustainable products and methods. Take a peek at their website: https://www.eldridgeorganics.com/.
Items and value TBD.
Casco Bay Lines
Grab a friend or partner and enjoy this Mailboat Run Cruise for Two! This cruise runs between 2.5-3.5 hours and allows passengers to see the islands of Casco Bay. Click HERE for more info about Casco Bay Lines and their schedule.
Indoor Rock Climbing
The winner of this package can grab a friend and enjoy a two-hour Introduction to Climbing course at Salt Pump Climbing Co. in Scarborough! Click HERE to visit Salt Pump's website, and for more specifics about this course and what it includes. Please note that this voucher expires on 4/1/18.
Portland Date Night *NEW ITEM*
Enjoy a night on the town with this dinner and show package! Enjoy dinner at your choice of The Rooms Restaurants (The Front Room, The Corner Room, The Grill Room, Boone's Fish House & Oyster Room)! In addition to your meal, Portland Stage invites you to choose two seats at any Mainstage show of the season (excluding the final weekend of each show). Their current show season extends until 5/20/18; check out their shows by visiting their website: https://www.portlandstage.org/. Check out the menus of the above restaurants by clicking HERE.
Portland Paddle for Two *NEW ITEM*
Enjoy a sunset sea kayak tour for two of Casco Bay, donated by Portland Paddle! For more information about Portland Paddle, visit their website: https://portlandpaddle.net/.
Portland Symphony Orchestra Night Out *NEW ITEM*
Enjoy a date on the town with that special person! This package includes a $100 gift card to Street and Co. (Click HERE for their menu) Two vouchers for any Tuesday or Sunday Classical performance at the PSO POPS (except Mahler - Resurrection Symphony).
Handmade Wool Shawl *NEW ITEM*
Bring home this handmade wool shawl- perfect for a holiday gift, or to keep for yourself warm on those chilly days at the office! The wool is made by Quince and is 50% American, 50% Alpaca/USA sourced, and is dyed and and spun in the historic mills of Biddeford, Maine.
James Montgomery Band *NEW ITEM*
When blues legend James Montgomery plays the harmonica, he "brings it on home." Whether it's recording with Kid Rock, sitting in with Gregg Allman, or fronting his hot band of thirty years, Montgomery plays with authority.
Come see James Montgomery Band play live at Jonathan's Ogunquit! These two tickets are good for any of their 2018 shows at this location. Please visit the venue's website HERE for performance information and dates. Visit the artist's webpage HERE.
Ski New England Package *UPDATED* **LIVE AUCTION ITEM**
Enjoy classic New England ski terrain at three different locations!
Your ski package includes two lift tickets each for:
- Attitash Mountain in Bartlett, NH (website) or Wildcat Mountain in Gorham, NH (website)
- Pats Peak in Henniker, NH (website)
- Black Mountain in Jackson, NH (website)
- Camden Snow Bowl in Camden, ME (website)
Plus… get an alpine ski tune-up at Gorham Bike and Ski! (Website and locations)
Bob's Discount Voucher *NEW ITEM*
Check out what Bob's Discount Furniture has to offer with this gift card! Check out their website HERE.
Knitter's Package *NEW ITEM*
Knitters will love this package! Take home this handy tote bag, along with a hand dyed Theodora's Pearls skein of 75% superwash merino, 15% cashmere, 10% silk, all courtesy of Suzie vonReyn of KnitWit Yarn Shop in Portland!
This package also includes a Hitchhiker Beyond Knitted scarf pattern. Visit the shop's website at http://yarnonthebrain.com/website/.
Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens *NEW ITEM*
Enjoy two guest passes to the beautiful Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens in Boothbay, Maine! Check out their hours and events HERE.
Williams & DiMaggio *NEW ITEM*
Add this black and white photo of Ted Williams and Joe DiMaggio to your collection! Note: autographs are facsimiles.
See the Celtics on New Year’s Eve!
This package includes two Downeaster (Amtrak) rountrip ticket vouchers to TD Garden, and two balcony seat tickets to see the Celtics vs. New Jersey Nets (5:30pm start) on New Year's Eve!
Click HERE to reserve your seat at the auction.