“Finally, Together Again!”
Virtual Silent Auction &
In Person Live annual
Holiday Auction & Gala
November 19, 2022 at 5pm
Finally, after two years of waiting to be together again, we will hold our more traditional Auction & Gala this year. Special thanks to Freedom Street Partners https://www.freedomstreetpartners.com/ for being our Presenting Sponsor again! Silent Auction will open online Monday, November 14th at 9am and will close right before the in-person Live Auction starts at 7:30pm. The Live Auction bidding will not be a Zoom or streamed event. Live Auction bidding will take place in the gym with our Auctioneer extraordinaire, Scott Danner, back again to get everyone bidding on the great grade level Class Packages and more!
We will be using the One Cause BidPal online and mobile application that was used for the last 2 years. You and your guests are cordially invited to join us on November 19th at 5pm for dinner, drinks, dancing, and fun at this adults-only event!
Tickets for the Live Auction & Gala will be available here through the One Cause Bid Pal link starting October 24th at 9am until Monday, November 14th at 10am.
No tickets will be sold at the door.
The ticket price of $55 includes a buffet dinner, dessert, wine, beer, soft drinks, coffee, dancing, and fun! SMS families receive a volunteer hour for purchasing a ticket to the event and an additional volunteer hour for every guest who purchases a ticket.
Browsing and online bidding for the Silent Auction will begin on Monday, November 14th at 9am and run through November 19th
The Live Auction will begin at 7:30pm on Saturday, November 19th. Live Auction bidding will only be open to those attending the event.
The link to register for online Silent Auction bidding will open on November 14th and remains open through November 19th.
VIP Tables – SOLD OUT
Tickets for the Live Auction & Gala will be available through the same One Cause Bid Pal link. The ticket price of $55 includes a buffet dinner, dessert, wine, beer, soft drinks, coffee, dancing, and fun! SMS families receive a volunteer hour for purchasing a ticket to Live Auction and an additional volunteer hour for every guest who purchases a ticket.
Everyone who participates in this online and in-person event is supporting our school and the advancement of Catholic education.
Please note: Drive-up item pick up at the school gym is Sunday, November 20th from 8:30am-2pm. We are unable to ship any items. All winning bids are final.
beautiful .90-carat Diamond solitaire necklace in 14k white gold. Tickets are $30 and you receive a champagne flute for unlimited champagne (sparkling wine) all night at the Live Auction & Gala on November 19th along with your entry into the raffle. The drawing is on Saturday, November 19th!
Cash Raffle Tickets with two chances to win either the Grand Prize of $1,000 or the 2nd Prize of $500! On sale November 1st through Friday, November 18th at 3:30 pm and again during the event on November 19th with the drawing held after the Live Auction.
Many thanks to this year’s Auction & Gala sponsors who helped offset the costs of this event.
Champagne & Diamonds Raffle Sponsor
Entertainment & Photo Booth Sponsor
Dessert & Coffee Table Sponsor
Wine Pull Sponsor
Balloon & Table Decoration Sponsor
School Fuel Raffle Sponsor
Cash Raffle Ticket Printing Sponsor
Capt. Mike at Chic’s Beach Rental & Fishing donated a weekend beach house stay and a Fishing Trip for 3 or Dolphin Cruise for 6!
We also thank and greatly appreciate all of the businesses that generously donated goods and/or services.
Please patronize these businesses and let them know you saw their sponsorship at the SMS Auction & Gala.
More information will be posted as details become available. So, please check back often.
2022 Travel Packages Up for Bidding:
Please note that the All Inclusive Cancun Getaway, Napa Valley Backroads & Railways, & Ultimate Pro Sports Fan Getaway trips allow 2 years from November 19, 2022, to travel!
4-Night Stay at the Hyatt Zilara or Hyatt Ziva Cancun Resort with Airfare for 2! This Experience Includes:
4-night stay for 2 at the all-inclusive Hyatt Zilara or Hyatt Ziva Cancun Resorts
Round-trip coach class airfare for 2 from the 48 contiguous U.S. to Cancun, Mexico
Hyatt Zilara or Hyatt Ziva All-Inclusive Resorts
Enjoy a 4-night stay for two at either Hyatt Zilara (adults-only) or Hyatt Ziva (family friendly) all-inclusive resorts in Cancun. Food, alcohol, non-alcoholic beverages, resort taxes and gratuities are included. Up to two additional guests permitted in the room for an additional fee. For more detailed information, blackout dates, etc. go to the online description.
information, please go to the online description.
Chauffeur, Winery Tours & Tastings, Fairmont Sonoma Mission Inn 3-Night Stay with Airfare for 2
This Experience Includes:
- Accommodations for 2 People
- Collections Tasting Experience at Imagery Estate Winery, Sonoma
- Tasting at Chateau St. Jean, Sonoma
- Tribute Estate Tour & Tasting at Benziger Family Winery, Sonoma
- 6 consecutive hours of chauffeured luxury sedan service
- 3-night stay in a standard Fairmont room (1 king or 1 queen bed) at The Fairmont Sonoma Mission Inn & Spa
- Daily breakfast for 2
- Round-trip coach class airfare for 2 from within the 48 contiguous U.S. to San Francisco or Oakland, CA
Imagery Winery prides itself on quality and taste. So much so that it has informed one of the most important pairings yet, wine and art. Imagery Winery infuses art throughout the experience, from unique artwork replicated on every label, to the tasting room, and the dedicated on-site art gallery, featuring label artwork commissioned from some of the world’s most notable contemporary artists.
Imagery Estate Winery (Sonoma)
The Collections Tasting Experience will give you an in-depth look at the rare Imagery wines and the story behind each label. Experience the most coveted small-lots with a guided art gallery tour, and intimate exploration of five unique wines, led by a wine specialist. Available Friday-Sunday at 10:30am.
Chateau St. Jean (Sonoma)
Enjoy a tasting for two. Experience the Sonoma wine lifestyle. Delight in a flight of wines as you relax in our 1920s chateau and take in the breathtaking view of our Grand Lawn and Estate Vineyards. Hosted on the Chateau Patio, weather permitting, or in the Chateau Dining Room. This tasting is accompanied by an artisan cheese plate.
Benziger Family Winery (Sonoma)
The Tribute Estate tour and tasting at Benziger provide an in-depth look at the sustainable biodynamic farming practices at the Sonoma Mountain Estate and will satisfy the palate of any wine enthusiast. This experience offers an exclusive, seated tasting in a private room, paired with local accouterments – the perfect way to savor the finest biodynamic wines. Benziger Family Winery is dedicated to crafting wines of uncommon character that reveal the unique characteristics of the individual vineyards and offer the best expression of Sonoma County wine-growing. Available Thursday-Monday at 10:30 am and 2:30 pm.
Beau Wine Tours
Your party of two will receive 6 consecutive hours of chauffeured luxury sedan service, inclusive of all service fees, PUC insurance, fuel, and driver’s base gratuity. Beau Wine Tours is the premier wine tour service in Napa and Sonoma Counties. Beau’s drivers are experts in the wine country area and can also make winery recommendations based on your particular taste and interest.
The Fairmont Sonoma Mission Inn & Spa
Enjoy a 3-night stay in a standard Fairmont room (one king or one queen bed) including daily breakfast for two in the dining room at this resort blessed by natural mineral hot springs and set in the heart of the California Wine Country. The spa’s inspiring architecture reveals pools, baths, and treatment areas unique in the West. It is a true spa, created in the grand European tradition and based on the benefits of the property’s thermal mineral springs.
Santé Restaurant is the Inn’s premier dining room and has earned a national reputation for its outstanding food. Michelin-rated and AAA Four Diamond Award recipient, Sante is the only restaurant in the Sonoma Valley to receive these accolades.
For more detailed information, blackout dates, etc., please see the online and catalog descriptions.
Due to having a virtual Auction & Gala last year, we do not have 2020 pictures, but please enjoy the beautiful 2019 PICTURES POSTED BELOW – courtesy of Mike Le (Alumni parent)!