Live Auction

The HSF Live Auction is held at the annual Dinner Dance. Below are examples of the auction items.

A Luxurious Winter or Summer Escape to Aspen

Estimated Value $7,500
Item Description
Whether you enjoy skiing in winter or hiking in summer, Aspen has it all. This is your opportunity to enjoy seven nights in a luxurious mountain retreat. Located in Pines Lodge, this spacious home offers exquisite contemporary mountain decor, with fine Colorado woodwork. Whether you go in winter or summer, enjoy easy access to town, glorious views of Aspen Mountain and an easy walk to ski lift chair 1A. After an energetic day of skiing or hiking, soak in a soothing Jacuzzi while breathing in the crisp Aspen mountain air. This package includes 7 nights and access to the Caribou Club, a private club that offers first-class dining and dancing. This fantastic condominium features 3 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms (sleeps 6; 2 kings and 2 twins), a deck facing Ajax Mountain with barbecue and hot tub, ski or cycling storage room complete with hand/boot warmers. Bicycles are available, full kitchen and gas fireplace and air-conditioned.
http://www.vrbo.com/203147

A Rock Star Raffle Drawing

Estimated Value $5,000
Item Description
One lucky Grammy winner, drawn on stage, will win a $5,000 shopping spree at Steiners Jewelers in San Mateo. Enjoy champagne and platinum service while you shop for the perfect bauble! A limited number of raffle tickets (just 250!) available for this drawing so your chances of winning are GOLDEN! But only if you're holding a raffle ticket so call (650) 344-6685 or email events@hsf.org to purchase yours and a chance to take home the Grammy bling! Do not need to be present to win!

An Evening to Remember

Estimated Value Priceless
Item Description
Planning a special event, such as a big birthday celebration or private dinner party for 20 people? Incomparable cuisine and extraordinary wine await you and your guests during a night to remember. Famed Boulevard Chef Tim Quaintance will come to your home and prepare a personalized dinner for you and your friends, demonstrating why his culinary creations have earned Boulevard numerous accolades and best restaurant awards since its launch in 1993.

Cabo San Lucas Retreat

Estimated Value $15,500
Item Description
Whisk your family or friends away to Cabo San Lucas in Baja, Mexico for a 7-night stay in a gorgeous 2,400 square foot villa. Escape to this magical getaway at the award-winning Esperanza, an Auberge Resort, where you can indulge in world class cuisine, rejuvenating spa treatments, soft sandy beaches and a vibrant nightlife. Your VIP package includes a Sunday to Sunday stay in a two bedroom, two bathroom luxurious Esperanza villa.

Dancing with the Stars

Estimated Value Priceless
Item Description
Your once in a lifetime opportunity to experience Dancing with the Stars up close with two tickets for you and a friend to attend the show! Cheer on your favorite stars as you enjoy watching them LIVE this upcoming season in Los Angeles! The new season premieres March 17 and your tickets are available for this Spring season. This celebrity package also includes a one night hotel stay near the taping venue, location to be determined by date and availability. Don’t miss your red carpet moment!
Dancing with the Stars is filmed at
CBS Television City
7800 Beverly Blvd.
Hollywood, CA 90036

I Kissed a Girl

Estimated Value $2,500
Item Description
One of the biggest and most popular Grammy recording artists, Katy Perry, dazzles her fans with her show stopping outfits and chart-topping songs. She has received 11 Grammy nominations and remains the only artist to spend 69 consecutive weeks on the Billboard Top 10. Katy is back in the Bay Area this fall to delight fans with her number-one singles such as Roar, Dark Horse and other favorites. This package includes 4 tickets to the sold out Katy Perry World Tour concert on September 22, 2014 at the SAP Center in San Jose. Be a VIP and skip the hassle of traffic as your party of 4 is driven in a stylish limousine to the concert and back!

Punta De Mita Getaway and Inspirato Membership

Estimated Value $15,000
Item Description
Warm sandy beaches by day. Margaritas at sunset. Fresh caught fish for dinner. Your getaway in Punta De Mita, Mexico is just waiting for you! You and your friends or family will stay in a gorgeous 3 or 4-bedroom penthouse in Punta De Mita for four glorious nights. The Mexican getaway home is part of the Inspirato luxury vacation collection of residences, a private club for discerning travelers. Also included in this vacation package is a lifetime membership to Inspirato, valued at over $12,000, which gives you access to 42 weeks of homes. And there’s moreā€¦the first year’s annual fees to Inspirato are also included in this package!

Record Your Own Single with a Bay Area Grammy Winner

Estimated Value Priceless
Item Description
Record your very own song with a Grammy winner in his recording studio! This is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to embrace your inner artistry alongside 2014 Grammy winner, pianist Christian Tumalan of Pacific Mambo Orchestra. He beat out Marc Anthony to win Best Latin Tropical Album this year! The lucky winner will come to Christian Tumalan’s professional recording studio in San Francisco for a full day of studio time, sound engineering and professional production instruction. You will have the opportunity to produce your own single that will then be published on iTunes and sold on Amazon. This incredible opportunity could be your personal Grammy moment. Recording dates will be mutually agreed upon and work around Christian Tumalan’s world tour dates.

Steve Young Ski Classic Weekend in 2015

Estimated Value $7,500
Item Description
Come rub elbows with USA Olympic athletes and other VIPs in one of the most beautiful winter wonderlands. Two of you will enjoy two nights lodging and two days of skiing at the Snowbird Ski Resort in Utah. In addition, the Steve Young Ski Classic Weekend features professional athletes gathered to support the children, adults and veterans of Wasatch Adaptive Sports. You will be invited to the Friday VIP reception with Steve Young as well as the Saturday evening dinner event. [Note: VIP reception and dinner attendance is optional] As if that weren’t enough, you will also each receive a pair of All-Mountain Dynastar skis with bindings and a Steve Young autographed football. Date of the Steve Young Ski Classic Weekend is March 2015.

Stunning Ladies Rolex Watch

Estimated Value $7,300
Item Description
Rolex watches are symbols of excellence, performance, prestige and innovation. This gorgeous ladies Rolex watch is a 36mm datejust, stainless steel jubilee bracelet with domed bezel. A timeless piece of jewelry, this watch has a silver decorated dial with blue Arabic numerals. Stunning, classic and treasured for generations.

Take Me Out to the Ballgame: A Suite, Tickets and Much More

Estimated Value Priceless
Item Description
A luxury suite! Game tickets for 16 people to see the beloved San Francisco Giants! Dinner and drinks included! Plus Giants memorabilia for your group! This incredible package is available when the SF Giants play the Oakland A’s in the “Battle of the Bay” on July 9th at 7:15pm. From the comfort of Franklin Templeton’s luxury suite at AT&T Park in San Francisco, you and your friends will be treated to an entertaining and memorable outing. No outside food or beverage may be brought into the luxury suite.

TV Guest Star on the Haunted Hathaways

Estimated Value Priceless
Item Description
Want to have a cameo appearance on the hit tv show, Haunted Hathaways? Winner of this fantastic auction item will have an experience they won’t soon forget. Visit the Paramount Studios lot in Los Angeles of the show Haunted Hathaways. Your family will enjoy a one hour set visit to see the Nickelodeon show block and shoot a scene, and one person in your family will have the opportunity to be a background performer on the show! Also included in this package is a family meet-and-greet with the cast, signed cast photos, a tour of the sound stage, and a chance to watch the cast shoot!