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CASCO BAY CRUISE AND LOBSTER PICNIC
A quintessential summer day in Maine: a sunny day with the salt air in your lungs and the wind in your hair as you cruise around Casco Bay with Captain Jeff. From aboard the Abby D, enjoy the wildlife and scenery as you haul traps, then enjoy a picnic lunch on an island. (Date to be determined in agreement with the Diggins Family.)
Donor: The Diggins Family
THOMAS BEACH BLUEGRASS FESTIVAL PACKAGE
Got plans for Labor Day weekend? Enjoy the sweet sound of bluegrass while a sea breeze wafts over you. This package will include 2-4 day tickets to the 40th annual Thomas Beach Bluegrass Festival, including tent camping for 4 nights. Additionally, we will provide two new camp chairs (placed in a prime location in the audience), a $50 merchandise gift certificate good at the festival merchandise counter for the souvenirs of your choice, a “State of Maine” Sea Bag filled with festival necessities (bug spray, water, a blanket, sunblock, etc.), and a meet-and-greet for two with a band of your choosing backstage (to be agreed upon and arranged prior to the event).
Value: $700 Chair Placement and Meet & Greet: Priceless
Donors: The Thomas Point Beach Bluegrass Festival, Shari & Steve Elder, and Mike & Jen Mulligan
BELGRADE LAKES GETAWAY
Bring your family or another couple to beautiful Belgrade Lakes for a chance to relax and have some fun in the sun! This gracious 6-bedroom, 1-1/2 bath lake house on the southern side of Great Pond (where Ernest Thompson wrote On Golden Pond) has a large, open shoreside yard perfect for lawn games and a gradual lake shorefront that’s ideal for swimming with the kids. Great fishing and close to top-rated Belgrade Lakes Golf Course. The house has a breezy screened-in timber frame porch, a BBQ grill, and most everything else you might need for a lakefront getaway. The loons are calling. Will you answer? Offered for a 5-day stay June 24-28 or September 9-13.
Donors: The Vitalius Family
WE LIKE THE NIGHTLIFE!
Take summer date nights to the next level! Pair dinner at one of these fabulous eateries with a show at the State Theatre or Thompson’s Point — three times in June and July.
$100 Gift Certificate to Old Port Sea Grill
$100 Gift Certificate to North 43 Bistro
$100 Gift Certificate to Miyake
One Pair of Tickets to Lady Lamb at the State Theatre, June 1 – Aly Spaltro, better known by her stage name Lady Lamb, is an American songwriter and musician. Spaltro first began writing music in 2007 while working at Bart & Greg’s DVD Explosion, the local video rental store in her hometown of Brunswick.
One Pair of Tickets to Khruangbin at the State Theatre, June 21- Khruangbin is an American musical trio from Houston, Texas, with Laura Lee on bass, Mark Speer on guitar, and Donald Ray “DJ” Johnson Jr. on drums. The band is known for blending global music influences, classic soul, dub and psychedelia.
One Pair of Tickets to Third Eye Blind/ Jimmy Eat World at Thompson’s Point, July 6 – Third Eye Blind is an American alternative rock band formed in San Francisco in 1993 best known for their 1997 song “Semi-Charmed Life.” Jimmy Eat World, also formed in 1993 (in Mesa, Arizona), plays alternative rock and emo pop.
Donor: State Theatre Portland/Thompson’s Point and Laura Argitis
SUNDAY RIVER WINTER GETAWAY
Already looking forward to next year’s ski season? Put a ski trip in your calendar NOW. Spend any three consecutive nights over February school vacation (or another agreed-upon time) at a lovely three-story townhouse with a breathtaking view of the Sunday River Ski Resort. This spacious townhouse, just seven minutes from the mountain, features a stone fireplace and a large outdoor hot tub. It can sleep 10 people, making this home perfect for a vacation with extended family or family friends.
Donor: The Sinclair/Turkel Family
PRIVATE CONCERT & DINNER FOR TWELVE with Griffin Sherry of Ghost of Paul Revere at WOODHULL PUBLIC HOUSE
Do you dream of attending your own private concert with one of Maine’s biggest music stars? “Songs and Stories” with Griffin Sherry at WOODHULL Public House will be an intimate, private show where up to 12 of your favorite guests will be able to sit, relax, listen, and interact with Griffin as he plays and sings to you. You will also have a dedicated and attentive server to keep cold cocktails and delicious dinner flowing to your table — with all food and drinks for 12 included! (*gratuity is the only thing not included) Final date TBD but will be a Thursday night in Fall 2019. Your private experience will run from 5 to 7 p.m., with music from 5:30 to 7 p.m.
Value: $600 for Griffin and $50/person for dinner and drinks = $1200.
Donors: WOODHULL Public House and Griffin Sherry