Auction and Gala

 “Country Christmas”

30th annual & 1st 

Virtual Holiday Auction & Gala on Saturday,

November 21, 2020 at 7pm





Everyone who bid on Silent items and joins us on Saturday, November 21st at 7pm for the Live Auction is there to support our school and the advancement of Catholic education.  The Development Team, Auction & Gala Auction Leads, volunteers, and staff worked very hard to create this 1st ever virtual event! Many thanks to our Auction & Gala sponsors who helped offset the costs of this event. We also thank and greatly appreciate all of the businesses who generously donated goods and/or services.

Please patronize these businesses and let them know you saw their sponsorship at the SMS Auction & Gala.

Here are a few of this year’s exciting packages –

Please note that the NASCAR, Ireland, Samuel Adams Tour, and Jamaica All Inclusive trips allow 2 years from November 21, 2020, to travel. 

Item #911 – Emerald Isle 6-Night Getaway in Dublin, Ennis & Killarney, Historic Castle Overnight Stay, Rental Car, Guinness Storehouse VIP Tickets, Gap of Dunloe, Inis Oirr & Cliffs of Moher Excursions for 2
This Experience Includes:
• Cassidy’s Hotel, Dublin – night 1
• The Old Ground Hotel, Ennis – nights 2 & 3
• Randles Court Hotel, Killarney – nights 4 & 5
• Clontarf Castle Hotel, Dublin – night 6 with 3-course dinner for 2
• Daily breakfast for 2
• Full day tour for 2 to Inis Oirr and Cliffs of Moher
• Full day tour for 2 on the Gap of Dunloe
• 2 VIP tickets to the Guinness Storehouse
• 6-day rental of a manual (stick shift) car For more detailed information, blackout dates, etc., please go to the online description.

Live Auction Item #5 – Jamaica All Inclusive! 5-Night Stay at Hyatt Ziva or Hyatt Zilara Rose Hall Resort in Montego Bay for 2
This Experience Includes:
• 5-night stay in a standard king or double room for 2 at the all-inclusive Hyatt Ziva or Zilara Rose Hall Resort
• Winspire booking & concierge service
Hyatt Ziva and Zilara Rose Hall All-Inclusive Resorts
Hyatt Ziva Rose Hall (family-friendly) or Hyatt Zilara Rose Hall (adults-only) all-inclusive resorts, located on Montego Bay. Spanning private, pristine coastline on the turquoise Caribbean, the two resorts share the same grounds and some of the same lavish amenities but offer two unique experiences. Hyatt brings a new level of luxury to the island. Food, alcohol, non-alcoholic beverages, and resort taxes are included. For more detailed information, blackout dates, etc. go to the online description.

Live Auction Item #11 – NASCAR EXPERIENCE!

Guys and gals! Have you ever wanted to legally drive as fast as a NASCAR driver? Well here is your chance! NASCAR Racing Experience, 2-Night Stay for 2. This Experience Includes:
• NASCAR car racing experience at your choice of participating locations throughout the contiguous U.S.

• 2-night stay in a standard guest room at a Hyatt Place, Hampton Inn, or comparable hotel

This is a driving experience like no other racing experience or racing school — an experience you will never forget!
The NASCAR Racing Experience:
Enjoy a package for two that provides classroom training AND the ability to drive real NASCAR Monster Energy Cup cars on a professional superspeedway track during one 8-minute racing session per driver.
There is no lead car to follow and no instructor riding with you. Personal racing instructors communicate with you using 2-way radio racing electronics, as well as being your spotter, coaching you during the racing sessions, and helping you achieve fast speeds safely. Passing is allowed — pass the slower cars as you catch them, putting the pedal to the metal and seeing if you have what it takes to be a NASCAR driver! For more detailed information, tracks and dates, etc., please go to the online description.

Item #905 – Cozy & Warm in Massanutten! Valentine’s Day and President’s Day will find you on the slopes of Massanutten when you check-in at 6pm on February 13 and check out on February 20, 2021, at The Summit at Massanutten! The condo sleeps up to 6 people, has one full bath and a 3/4 bath, partial kitchen with a microwave. The SMS Office Staff made sure you will be warm and cozy with a hot chocolate maker, S’mores Maker, mugs, and Bailey’s Irish Creme. For more detailed information, go to the online description.



PLEASE ENJOY THE BEAUTIFUL 2019 PICTURES POSTED BELOW – courtesy of Mike Le (Alumni parent)!




Louis with












KELLER WILLIAMS – Millie Hanson, Realtor



SILENT AUCTION SPONSOR$4,000Company name/logo on every Silent Auction item page with “Silent Auction Sponsored by”, Live Auction 20-second ad shown twice during Live Auction broadcast, Dismissal Fast Pass, 4’x4’ banner displayed in the gym through the end of the school year, $500 in Auction Bucks, half-page ad in catalog with the title “Silent Auction Sponsored by”, company name/logo on all thank you letters, weekly newsletters, Auction & Gala website page, and Facebook post.

ENTERTAINMENT SPONSOR – $2,500 – Company name/logo shown throughout the entertainment segment sponsored by, and a 20 sec. “Entertainment brought to you by” commercialto be aired at the start of the Live Auction broadcast. Listing on the Auction website page and thank you included in Silent Auction presentation, a quarter-page “Thank You” ad in the Auction & Gala catalog.

CHAMPAGNE & DIAMONDS RAFFLE Sponsor $2,000 – company name/logo on champagne glass given with each purchase along with a bottle of champagne and a raffle ticket with company name/logo as sponsor for a chance to win a diamond necklace or earrings, a quarter page “Thank You” ad in the Auction & Gala catalog, thank you listing on the Auction website page, and thank you included in Silent & Live Auction online presentation.

SWAG BAG SPONSOR – $1,000 – Bags are given with Wine Package purchases and VIP Dinner Packages – Company name/logo on each bag given to those who purchase wine packages and VIP dinner packages. The sponsor can also include his or her own marketing items in the bag. Clapper noisemakers will be included.

SWAG BAG SPONSOR – $1,000 – Bags are given with Wine Package purchases and VIP Dinner Packages – Name/logo on Wine Key and Bag. The sponsor can also include his or her own marketing items in the bag.  Clapper noisemakers and other items.

*VIP DINNER PACKAGE includes Dinner service for 8, 7 bottles of upgraded wine, Chef created gourmet dinner and dessert delivered to your home on Saturday, November 21st between 4pm and 5pm.


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