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West Mountain Wine Retreat Experience

Experience a wilderness paradise. You and three friends will surround yourselves with the mountains and lakes of western Idaho at the West Mountain Wine Retreat owned by Peg and Ray Zemke. Sleep peacefully in luxurious lodging and wake each morning to breakfast expertly prepared by the Zemkes. Fill your days with wine seminars, countless outdoor activities, and food scenes just minutes away.

This experience includes a three-night stay for four guests, breakfast each day, three wine seminars (Sparkling Wines Around the World, High Elevation Wines, and Wines of the Great Northwest), and a $800 Visa gift card for travel and car rental. Reservations must be made at least 30 days in advance. Blackout dates are only for existing reservations. The Zemkes will act as your personal concierge.

Special thank you to: Ray & Peg Zemke
Value: Priceless

Summit Brewing Company VIP Experience

You and fifteen of your friends will enjoy a once-in-a-lifetime personalized VIP tour of Summit Brewing Company with founder and president, Mark Stutrud. Founded in 1984, Summit Brewing Company was the first brewery built in Minnesota since the repeal of Prohibition and has an annual capacity of 240,000 barrels! This three-hour tour focuses on producing beer, the history of the legendary Summit Brewing Company, the realities of the craft segment, and the future of the industry. Heavy delectable appetizers and dessert included. Date to be mutually agreed upon between donor and winning bidder. Sunday-Wednesday evenings preferred.

Special thank you to: Mark Stutrud and Summit Brewing Company
Value: Priceless

Palm Springs Exclusive Getaway

Take a break from the stresses of everyday life with a five-night getaway in gorgeous Palm Springs, California! This luxurious, newly-constructed home comes with a pool, spa, fire pit, and sleeps up to six people. Dates are subject to availability; must be scheduled between April 1, 2019 – May 1, 2020. Includes an $800 Visa cash card for travel expenses.

Donated by: Paul Kaminski & Rich Bonnin
Value: $5,800

A Toast for All Occasions

Stock up your wine racks with cellar-worthy wine for all occasions! From weeknight dinners to special celebrations, and bottles to share with friends, this package has it all. With more than 80 bottles included (worth more than $2,000) it's time to uncork, unwind, and toast to an incredible collection!

Donated by: AHS Board Members and Friends of Animal Humane Society
Value: $2,000+

Date Night Done Right

Leave date night to us! From tickets to the sold out Garth Brooks concert to a luxurious weekend getaway in Canoe Bay, Wisconsin, we've got you covered. With a year’s worth of unique dates, you and your sweetheart are guaranteed to have amazing experiences! Each date includes tickets or reservations for a fun activity and a gift card to a restaurant.

Donated by: AHS Board Members and Friends of Animal Humane Society
Value: $3,000+

Fun in the Sun — Island Style!

Soak up the blue water and beaches of Bolongo Bay in St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands for five days and four nights at the Bolongo Bay Beach Resort. Enjoy a room for two in an ocean view room with balcony. Feeling adventurous? Enjoy complimentary use of kayaks, Hobie Cat sail boats, aqua tricycles, stand-up paddle boards, wind surfers, and paddle boats. Dive into fun with a half-day snorkel trip to swim with turtles, then unwind at Iggies Beach Bar & Grill featuring nightly entertainment.

This all-inclusive trip for two includes daily meals, unlimited alcoholic and nonalcoholic beverages, and a complimentary bottle of rum with gourmet chocolates in your room upon arrival. Gratuities and concierge reservation service included.

Special thank you to: Friends of Animal Humane Society
Value: $3,800

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