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2024 Auction for Animals 

October 26, 2024

Event Information Coming Soon

Here's a look at last year's event...

 

2023 Auction for Animals

November 18, 2023

6 pm - 10 pm

Bon
net Springs Park, Lakeland, Florida

 

Proceeds go to helping homeless animals! 

Join us for an unforgettable evening filled with entertainment, music, tales, wine pull, games of chance, live & silent auctions, and the Winner's Choice Raffle!

  • Emcees: Bryan Lacey & Melissa Marino

  • When: November 18, 2023, 6 PM - 10 PM

  • Where: Bonnet Springs Park
    400 Bonnet Springs Boulevard, Lakeland, FL 33815
    Complimentary valet parking

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Entrees come with the 1961 Salad & NY61 Cheesecake with seasonal fruit.


Each person will have the option to choose from one of the following entrees: 

Ropa Vieja

Braised brisket and short rib, sofrito, Manchego risotto, sweet plantains, and plantain chips

Chicken Roulade

Arugula, Cranberries, goat cheese wrapped sliced chicken breast with broddo & boursin whipped potatoes

Quinoa

Quinoa sauteed with sherry honey vinaigrette & seasonal vegetables

You do not need to be present at the auction to win, so grab your raffle tickets today!

The winner can choose one of the following :

 

10-Day Essential to Portugal & Spain for 2

Feb. 12 – 21, 2024

13-Day Classic trip to Thailand for 2

May 4 – 17, 2024

8-Day Mediterranean Cruise for 2 with MSC Cruises

May 7 - 14, 2024

$5,000 Cash Prize

Vacation Details 

10-Day Essential to Portugal & Spain for 2

Feb. 12 – 21, 2024


Escorted Package Includes:

  • Flights New York-Lisbon, Barcelona-New York Other departure cities available. 

  • Airline taxes and fuel surcharges

  • 8 nights First Class accommodations

    • 2 nights in Lisbon

    • 2 nights in Seville

    • 2 nights in Madrid

    • 2 nights in Barcelona

  • Hotel taxes, fees, and service charges

  • Hotel porterage

  • All transfers included only with airfare purchase on package arrival and departure dates

  • Breakfast daily

  • Sightseeing per itinerary in a modern air-conditioned motor coach

  • Services of English-speaking tour manager throughout

  • Comfortable wireless earphones for enhanced touring

Special Features

  • View Lisbon's treasured 16th-century Belem Tower and the Monument of Discoveries

  • Discover the charming town of Zafra with its 15th-century Alcazar (fortress)

  • Tour the astonishing Mezquita de Cordoba, transformed into a soaring cathedral

  • Take an orientation tour of Zaragoza, located on the banks of the mighty Río Ebro

  • Leisure time in Barcelona with its unending choice of museums, galleries, and cafes

Itinerary

DAY 1: Sunday - Depart for Portugal

DAY 2: Monday - Arrive in Lisbon

DAY 3: Tuesday - Lisbon City Tour

DAY 4: Wednesday - Zafra en route to Seville

DAY 5: Thursday - Full Day in Seville

DAY 6: Friday - Cordoba en route to Madrid

DAY 7: Saturday - Madrid City Tour

DAY 8: Sunday - Zaragoza en route to Barcelona

DAY 9: Monday - Full Day in Barcelona

DAY 10: Tuesday - Depart Spain

Barcelona
Barcelona

13-Day Classic trip to Thailand for 2

May 4 – 17, 2024

 

 

Escorted Package Includes:

  • Round trip flights Los Angeles-Bangkok, Bangkok-Los Angeles
    (Other departure cities are available)

  • Airline taxes and fuel surcharges

  • Intra-flight Chiang Mai-Bangkok

  • 11 nights First Class accommodations

    • 4 nights in Bangkok

    • 1 night in Ayutthaya

    • 1 night in Sukhothai

    • 2 nights in Chiang Rai

    • 3 nights in Chiang Mai

  • Hotel taxes, fees & service charges

  • Hotel porterage

  • All transfers are included only with airfare purchase on package arrival and departure dates

  • 18 meals: 11 breakfasts, 3 lunches, 4 dinners

  • Sightseeing per itinerary in a modern air-conditioned motor coach

  • Services of English-speaking tour manager throughout

  • Entrance fees per itinerary

  • Comfortable wireless earphones for enhanced touring

Special Features

  • In Bangkok, visit serene Wat Po, home of the astonishing giant Reclining Buddha, over 150 feet long

  • Visit Bang Pa-In Royal Palace, used as a summer palace by the Siamese royalty

  • Marvel at Chai Wattanaram Temple, one of Ayutthaya's most impressive remaining monuments

  • Explore historic Sukhothai, capital of the first Kingdom of Siam

  • Visit the House of Opium and Golden Triangle

  • Discover Wat Phrathat Doi Suthep Temple, the most sacred temple in Northern Thailand

  • Authentic Thai dinner at Chiang Mai private home

Itinerary

DAY 1: Sunday - Depart for Thailand

DAY 2: Monday - Arrive in Bangkok

DAY 3: Tuesday - Bangkok City Tour

DAY 4: Wednesday - Full Day in Bangkok

DAY 5: Thursday - Flight to Chiang Mai, Dinner at Private Home

DAY 6: Friday - Full Day in Chiang Mai

DAY 7: Saturday - Doi Suthep Temple

DAY 8: Sunday - Travel to Chiang Rai

DAY 9: Monday - Mae Sai Border Town & Golden Triangle

DAY 10: Tuesday - Travel to Sukhothai

DAY 11: Wednesday - Sukhothai Historical Park, Travel to Ayutthaya, Ayutthaya City Tour

DAY 12: Thursday - Travel to Bangkok

DAY 13: Friday - Depart Thailand

Tuk-Tuk parking by Sanam Luang
Two elephants splashing water

8-Day Mediterranean Cruise for 2 with MSC Cruises

May 7 - 14, 2024

 

8-Day/7-Night Mediterranean Cruise for 2 people in an Ocean View Cabin

MSC Cruise Includes: 7 nights on the MSC Grandiosa – roundtrip from Barcelona, Spain

Itinerary

DAY 1: Tuesday - Barcelona, Spain

DAY 2: Wednesday - Day at Sea

DAY 3: Thursday - La Goulette, Tunisia

DAY 4: Friday - Palermo (Monreale), Italy

DAY 5: Saturday - Naples (Pompeii), Italy

DAY 6: Sunday - Livorno (Florence), Italy

DAY 7: Monday - Marseille (Provence), France

DAY 8: Tuesday - Barcelona, Spain

Siena
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