Ice Ball 2017 – Live Auction Package Preview!
Package #1 – Hook ‘Em Horns Tailgate
Tailgating – that long-held practice of grilling, drinking, and eating in a game day parking lot. When the University of Texas Longhorns suit up this season, where will you be? Forty (40) lucky Horns fans will be tailgating at the Oklahoma State game in Austin on October 21st!
Perfect for your big family, large group of friends, or clients from out of town, this tailgate includes the following:
- Premium reserved location
- 20’ x 20’ tent
- 15 tailgate chairs
- Three 6’ tables with linens
- Two 120-quart coolers with 40 pounds of ice in each
- Paper plates, paper towels, cups, utensils and koozies
- Personalized sign
Gebby’s BBQ will cater your epic tailgate while you enjoy ice cold beer from Guns & Oil Brewing Co. and a case of vodka from Dripping Springs Vodka.
Hook ’em Horns!
Special thanks to Gebby’s BBQ, Guns & Oil Brewing Co., and Dripping Springs Vodka.
Package #2 – Altitude Adjustment
From shopping to nightlife and dining to culture, you can kick it up or kick back, whatever your mood, in Breckenridge, Colorado. Take a stroll down historic Main Street and feel the vibrant spirit of eclectic boutiques and après-ski cheer, or relax fireside in a cozy café.
Enjoy a week-long trip for four (4) to Crystal Peak Lodge, a ski-in ski-out resort at the base of Breckenridge’s Peak 7. The 2 bedroom/2 bath condo includes a full kitchen, and access to various resort amenities. Just a 5-minute gondola ride to use your $100 gift card for a tour and tasting at Breckenridge Brewery. And don’t worry about the airfare, 2 Southwest Airlines domestic round-trip tickets are included!
Dates subject to availability. Expires August 31, 2018.
Special thanks to Connie and Bill Nelson, and Southwest Airlines.
Paris is Always a Good Idea
Especially when you and 3 of your besties are savoring the sights of the City of Lights for 5 nights!
Stay in a private flat located near the Eiffel Tower on the border of the 7th and 15th arrondissements. There is a well- equipped kitchen for your own culinary adventures or you can visit sidewalk cafes on your way to the Eiffel Tower, Champs-Élysées & Arc de Triomphe. Pedal off your indulgences with 2 Fat Tire Bicycle Tours, and then connect and catch up over dinner at Le Suffren in Paris. On est bien, là.
Dates subject to availability. Expires August 31, 2018
Special thanks to Kelly and David Mebane, and Le Suffren
Mexico Retreat for 8
Smell the salt in the air as the warm winds caress your skin at the luxurious Hacienda Beach Club and Residences in sunny Cabo San Lucas, Mexico.
Your 4 bedroom, 3 1/2 bath villa comfortably sleeps 8 during your 5-night stay. Relax in the elegant living area or by the infinity-edge pool while gazing over breathtaking views of this 22-acre, $230 million private beach club and residential community. In addition to all this, you and your guests will also enjoy a magical swim with the dolphins 20 minutes down the road in San Jose del Cabo.
Expires December 15, 2018. Excludes holidays and spring break weeks.
Special thanks to Amy and Chris Ellis, and John Gordon Olson.
Play with Longhorn Legends
Colt McCoy, Texas Longhorn and Quarterback for the Washington Redskins, is offering a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to play a game of flag football at St. Andrew’s Episcopal School with him and special guest, UT and NFL wide receiver Jaxon Shipley. You and 11 of your buddies will play with some of the Longhorn greats. This is a “family friendly pick up game” with both kids and adults mixed in on both teams to keep it fun.
Relax and enjoy a BBQ picnic from Rudy’s BBQ after your game. A photographer and videographer will be provided to commemorate this special event.
Winner has the option of choosing one of the following dates:
- Sunday, February 25, 2018
- Sunday, March 4, 2018
Dates could change based on availability.
Expires August 31, 2018.
Special thanks to Rachel and Colt McCoy, Rudy’s BBQ, and St. Andrew’s Episcopal School.
King Ranch Hunt
Board a private jet and cruise on down to one of the most exclusive hunting destinations in America and one of the Lone Star State’s most iconic treasures, King Ranch.
Package includes one experienced guide, truck, lunch, and refreshments for 2 hunters and up to one additional guest. Each hunter has a choice of harvesting 1 Nilgai bull, OR a combination of Nilgai cows, feral hogs, and/or javelinas for the same value. Processing included.
Expires October 31, 2018. February — April are the best months for Nilgai hunts.
Special thanks to Ashley and Justin Yarborough, and El Campo Game Processing, Inc.
The Primo Package
Four (4) 360 Club Tent passes for the Dell Match Play World Golf Championship tournament, March 21 – 25, right here in Austin. Watch the top 64 players in the world compete in this climate-controlled venue that features a double decker structure, all-inclusive food and beverages, and golf views from the 16th tee.
Match Play is the unique event you are looking for when it comes to corporate networking, client services, and entertainment for your guests. Work on your swing with a round of golf for 4 at the exclusive Spanish Oaks Golf Club.
Spanish Oaks Expiration August 31, 2018.
Special thanks to Rachel and Colt McCoy, and Spanish Oaks Golf Club.
Learn the secrets of Texas and Southern style BBQ from one of the best in the business. Banger’s own Ted Prater has been an accomplished Chef and Pit Master for decades and he’s been a hunter, fisherman, and avid outdoorsman for even longer. For this master class, Chef Ted is going to focus on the holy grail of Texas BBQ, the brisket.
This BBQ Master Class includes:
- Up to 20 attendees
- A private, roped off section of the beer garden to eat, drink, mingle and learn
- Live country band
- $500 bar tab
- Step-by-step lesson on cleaning, smoking and seasoning a brisket
- Every attendee will get to take home 1/2 of a fully cooked brisket
- Step-by-step lesson on how to make BBQ Every attendee will receive some sauce to take home
- Step-by-step lesson on how to make BBQ Every attendee will also be given samples to take home
- Fresh BBQ lunch
Details and restrictions: Attendee must coordinate with Banger’s Event Coordinator to schedule a date. Banger’s must have at least one month’s notice. Event dates are entirely subject to Banger’s availability. Event time: 12-4 pm. No Sundays.
Expiration: August 26, 2018.
Special thanks to Banger’s Sausage House & Beer Garden.
London, Montreal, Cupecoy, New York
Enjoy a 4-night stay in any one of our 25 residences in highly sought-after beach, mountain, city and leisure destinations. The Passport Program provides you with the flexibility to choose your destination after purchasing the trip. You have 18 months to decide! In addition to flexibility, take advantage of pre-trip planning services and a local concierge – both included with the Passport Program.
- Aspen, Colorado
- Beaver Creek, Colorado
- Chicago, Illinois
- Cupecoy, St. Maarten
- Deer Valley, Utah
- Guanacaste, Costa Rica
- London, England
- Los Cabos, Mexico
- Miami, Florida
- Montreal, Canada
- New Orleans, Louisiana
- New York City, New York
- Palmetto Bluff, South Carolina
- Placencia, Belize
- Playa del Carmen, Mexico
- Punta Mita, Mexico
- San Francisco, California
- Sonoma, California
- Watersound/30A, Florida
The nights must be used during 1 trip. At least one person staying at the residence must be over the age of 25. You have 18 months from the date of purchase to use your Passport Program trip. Restricted dates vary based on location and time of year.