Auction Items

Lot Number Item Name Sponsor Description
1 Sports Memorabilia Package

This package is a must for sports enthusiasts and collectors! Package includes a signed picture of Desmond Howard showing his Heisman Trophy won at Michigan, a signed picture of Tony Dorsett while with the Dallas Cowboys, a signed picture of Joe Theismann and a signed picture of Gale Sayers.
2 Cigar Connoisseurs Collection

If you’re a cigar enthusiast, then this package is for you. Package includes: 1 box (25 cigars) of Montecristo Robusto cigars, 1 box of H. Upmann Connoisseur cigars, 5-pack Montecristo White Series, Altadis Dominican 4-Cigar sampler, and the unique, shaped like a tea kettle Alec Bradley Burner Cigar Lighter. Many cigar connoisseurs regard the famous Montecristo cigar brand as the finest cigar in the world.
3 Getaway to Chicago, Orlando, and Las Vegas

This package includes the following hotel packages in Chicago, Orlando, and Las Vegas. Airfare not included. All reservations are subject to availability, occupancy restrictions and blackout dates.

Discover a World of Possibilities with a 2-night stay at Orlando World Center Marriott. Plunge into an entirely new experience at the Falls Pool Oasis — ranked one of the “World’s Coolest Hotel Pools” by Forbes, enjoy 10 distinctive dining options, relax at a full-service Spa, or hit the tee on the 18-hole championship golf course. Conveniently located near Walt Disney World Resort, SeaWorld, and Universal Studios.

Enjoy a two-night stay at the Hyatt Regency Chicago! Includes breakfast for two in the American Craft Kitchen & Bar. Expires on October 18, 2019.

Experience all that Las Vegas has to offer starting at The Mirage hotel. This VIP package includes two-night accommodations for two in a One Bedroom Tower Suite (including VIP Lounge check-in), round trip transportation to and from the airport, and VIP Lounge Check-in. Expires one year after issuance.

4 Beer Up in the CLE

Enjoy 3 days and 2 nights at the Kimpton Schofield Hotel Downtown Cleveland. This unique package includes: $150 Uber gift card, 2 rooms and 2 nights at the Kimpton Schofield Hotel, four tickets and a $100 gift card to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Museum, Tickets to the Cleveland Indians v. Yankees game on June 7th or a game of your choice (excludes the 2019 All-Star Game) and the following gift cards: Butcher and the Brewer ($150), CLE Clothing Co ($100), Great Lakes Brewing Co. ($100), Platform Beer Company ($50), Market Garden Brewery ($50), Masthead Brewing Company ($50), Noble Beast Brewing Company ($50), Brewnuts Donuts and Beer ($50). Airfare is not included. Dates to be mutually agreed upon. Please contact Bobbi Shaffer or Tina Mates at 440-838-7216 to set up hotel reservation.
5 Discover Denver

Enjoy everything the Mile High City has to offer from skiing or hiking to the Botanic Gardens, Red Rocks Amphitheatre, the Denver Mint, a thriving cultural scene, diverse neighborhoods and natural beauty combine for the world’s most spectacular playground.

Package includes a 2-night stay at a 4-star hotel in downtown Denver and two tickets to a Denver Broncos game in 2019 (date TBD).

Airfare not included. Date to be mutually agreed upon.

6 Selection of Fine Bourbon Whiskey

Bourbon whiskey is an American tradition that originated with the early European settlers and has continued to evolve over time. Enjoy these fine selections.
7 A Tasting of Red Wines

AED’s senior leadership team has hand selected 42 bottles of exquisite red wines for you to enjoy.
8 The Perfect YETI Tailgating Package

A package that includes everything you will need to take your tailgating to the next level: one Tundra Haul cooler, one Hopper 12 Cooler, two YETI ice packs, Two – 30 oz. YETI Tumblers, Two – 20 oz. YETI Tumblers and two YETI lawn chairs.
9 David Yurman Chatelaine 18K Rose Gold Pendant Necklace with Diamonds

Each of David Yurman’s creation is sketched by the man himself, made of the finest precious metals and rare gemstones, and fashioned by some of the world’s best craftspeople. This stunning necklace features an adjustable length, 16” – 18”, 7 mm, features a lobster clasp closure and 18k rose gold/faceted morganite/pave diamond.
10 His and Hers Apple Watch Series 4

Get the latest in technology with two newly released Series 4 GPS & Cellular Apple Watches. Includes two Apple Watch Magnetic Charging docks, and AppleCare+ for Apple Watch.
11 A Quintessential Poker Night Collection

Invite your friends over for the perfect poker night! This collection includes a box of 14 My Father Le Bijou Limited Edition Cigars, a box of eight Padron 1926 80th Anniversary Cigars, seven CORKCICLE Cigar glasses, The Fat Cat Texas Hold’em Poker Set, a bottle of Rock Hill Farms Single Barrel Bourbon, and a bottle of Lock, Stock & Barrel 18-Year-Old Straight Rye Whiskey NV.
12 Choose your European Getaway to Ireland or Austria

Enjoy a truly spectacular vacation in your choice of Liebherr Hotels; The Hotel Interaplen in Tyrol, Austria or The Dunloe Hotel and Gardens in Killarney, Ireland.  Each of these 5 star properties offer amazing settings, a multitude of recreational and leisure activities and impeccable service.  The Hotel Interalpen is located in the Tyrolian Mountains and is a short distance from Innsbruck, Austria.  Spectacular views, gourmet cuisine and a world-class Spa await you in this one of a kind Hotel.  The Dunloe Hotel and Gardens offers incredible views of the famous Gap of Dunloe.  The hotel is located on a 64 acre estate; walk to the ruins of a 12th century castle, enjoy horseback riding or visit the town of Killarney, only a short 5 miles away.

Book your flight (airfare is not included) and choose your 5 night stay at either The Dunloe Hotel and Gardens between May 1st and November 5th, 2019 or The Hotel Interalpen between June 20th and November 1st, 2019. Dates subject to availability, you are encouraged to book well in advance.

13 Iron Horse Seating 3000 Series, High Back Executive Chair

The IRON Hourse Seating 3000 Series features the latest ergonomic designs. Features include: deluxe comfort headrest, heavy duty Tilt-Up Armrests, adjustable Air Lumbar System and more. 10-Year warranty on frame, 5-Year warranty on structural components, 3-year warranty on Covers, Foam & Armrests.
14 2019 Yankees vs. Red Sox VIP Experience

Experience the Yankees take on the Boston Red Sox in a Luxury Box at Yankee Stadium with Lou Piniella*, New York Yankees legend and three time World Series Champion. This package includes two tickets to the Red Sox vs. Yankees Game in a fully catered luxury suite (2019 Game Date TBD), a two night stay at the Muse Hotel in Midtown Manhattan, includes food and alcoholic beverages, a pre game tour of Yankees Stadium, and Q&A Session with a former World Series Yankees Player. Terms & Conditions: Valid only for 2019 Game Date TBD. Hotel based on double occupancy. *Scheduled to appear
15 2019 Masters Package in Augusta, Georgia

Your experience in Augusta will include two one day tickets for Saturday, April 13, 2019, two day passes to an all inclusive hospitality house for Saturday, April 13, 2019. Enjoy a full day of all inclusive made to order food, premium bar, large screen TV’s, AC, and entertainment.
16 Virginia Wine Excursion with AED’s Brian P. McGuire & Daniel B. Fisher

You and a guest will spend two days tasting the fine wine, eating the great food and touring the historic sites of Virginia’s Monticello Wine Trail. Growing grapes since Jamestown was settled in the early 17th century, Virginia has been hailed by Decanter as “the next big thing in American wine” and the commonwealth’s wine country has been dubbed by Forbes as “East Coast’s Napa.” World-renowned wine critic Steven Spurrier characterized Virginia as a “national contender, producing wines of bright fresh character that call for a second glass” and its best bottles have been featured at state dinners at the White House and Royal weddings alike.

The winning bidder will receive a personalized itinerary cultivated by AED’s in-house Virginia wine expert, Daniel B. Fisher (Twitter: @eastcoastwine). AED’s President & CEO Brian P. McGuire, a student of American history, will join you and your guest, along with Fisher, on what is sure to be an enlightening and rewarding experience at the birthplace of American wine in Thomas Jefferson’s backyard.

The package includes two nights hotel in the Charlottesville-area, transportation while wine tasting and touring, and tasting and entry fees for two guests throughout the trip. Airfare is not included. Date to be mutually agreed upon.

17 Take Flight on a World War II Fighter Jet Ride on the North American P-51D World War II fighter in Addison, Texas. Package includes 2 night stay in Addison and dinner with Sullair representative. Airfare is not included. Date to be mutually agreed upon.
18 The 2019 American Music Awards

Attend the American Music Awards in Los Angeles and enjoy the show celebrating your favorite recording artists like Selena Gomez, Taylor Swift and Shawn Mendes live! Experience includes: two mezzanine tickets to the 47th Annual American Music Awards at the Microsoft Theatre in Los Angeles (2019 date TBD), a two night stay at the Beverly Wilshire Four Seasons Hotel in Beverly Hills, and two tickets to the Grammy Museum. Terms & Conditions: Hotel based on double occupancy. Valid only for the 2019 American Music Awards.
19 Tee off at Medinah

Enjoy golf for three at Medinah’s famed course No. 3, which has played host to numerous major championships and is home to the 2019 BMW Championship. Package includes breakfast or lunch, cocktails, and caddie service.

Airfare not included. Dates to be mutually agreed upon and subject to availability.

20 Tee off at Conway Farms

Enjoy golf for three at the award-winning Conway Farms Golf Course in Lake Forest, Illinois. Designed around the traditions of Scottish links golf, Golf Week ranks Conway Farms Golf Course among the “Top 10” in Illinois. Package includes breakfast or lunch, cocktails, and caddie service. Airfare not included. Dates to be mutually agreed upon and subject to availability.
21 Members Only Coast-to-Coast Club Experience

Jeff Scott, Paul Farrell, and Michael Airdo This unique package includes 3 two-night stays at the following clubs: Enjoy a two-night stay for 2 at the exclusive and historic Union League Club of Chicago. Enjoy gourmet dining, luxurious overnight accommodations, extensive athletic facilities, relaxation services and more. Second only to the Art Institute of Chicago, the Union League Club has the largest collection of art in the City. Although Midwestern art of the twentieth century forms the nucleus of the Club’s collection, the winner should be sure to see the 1872 landscape by French Impressionist Master Claude Monet, one of the prized treasures of the Club. This Package also includes 1-night dinner for two in the famous Wigwam dining room, which features a mouth-watering menu of steak, seafood, and pasta.
Enjoy a two-night stay for 2 at the Union League of Philadelphia’s newly renovated Four-Diamond level hotel, The Inn at the League, centrally located on Philadelphia’s Avenue of the Arts.
The Inn at the League has 84 guest rooms and suites, each with its own charm. Truly in a class by itself, The Inn offers an incomparable mix of distinctive history and old-world hospitality. Many of our first-time guests have referred to us as the “best-kept secret in Center City Philadelphia.”
Enjoy a two-night stay for 2 at the historic Alta Club in Salt Lake City. Founded in 1883, the Alta Club is a landmark institute situated in the heart of downtown Salt Lake City. The Club is located on the historically significant South Temple Street and listed on the National Register of Historic Places. This package includes 1-night gourmet dinner in the main dining room and access to all club privileges including the fitness center, reading/billiards rooms, and the business center. Concierge service for access to ski tickets, Utah Jazz, theater, symphony, opera, and ballet available too.
For all three: Airfare is not included. Dates to be mutually agreed upon.
22 Dinner with AED President & CEO Brian P. McGuire

Mr. and Mrs. Brian P. McGuire You and three guests can enjoy an elegant, homemade, wine-paired dinner at the Chicagoland residence of AED’s President & CEO Brian P. McGuire. Date to be mutually agreed upon.
23 Canadian Fishing By Invitation Only in British Columbia

Experience outstanding Pacific salmon fishing at the private Warm Springs Resort, located on Stuart Island, BC, Canada. Fish with the help of a world-class guide, be pampered by our attentive staff and enjoy amazing meals prepared by a professional chef. Two days and two nights for two people. Includes round-trip float plane airfare from Vancouver to Stuart Island, experienced guides, fishing equipment, sleeping accommodations and meals. Does not include travel to/from Vancouver. Valid for 2019 fishing season (Jul 1-Aug 31).