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March 9, 2024 at 5:00 pm 

Torey’s Restaurant & Bar
208 N Cedar Avenue, Owatonna

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 The silent auction will open March 9 at 5:00 pm. Thank you for joining us!

2024 Live Auction Items:

Kentucky Bourbon Trail

Embark on a journey along the Kentucky Bourbon Trail with a 3-night getaway for a group of four. Accommodations are located on the Bourbon Trail, spanning from Lexington to Louisville, with close proximity to the region’s distilleries, Churchill Downs, stunning countryside, championship golf courses, and local attractions. During your stay, immerse yourself in the world of bourbon with tours and tastings at four of America's top distilleries. Your journey won't just be limited to exploring and savoring the nation's finest bourbon; it also includes a delectable dinner at Jeff Ruby's Steakhouse.

Under the Tuscan Sun

Experience la bella vita with a 7-night stay for 4 guests in the medieval city of Cortona. Stay in a charming apartment located on a small hilltop with breathtaking rooftop terrace views. The residence is a comfortable 2 bedroom and 2 bathroom property within walking distance to restaurants, bars and local shopping. Journey through the region’s rich history with a private lunch and wine tasting experience included. Explore centuries of Tuscan art, culture, and cuisine with local recommendations and insights from your destination experts.

Seas the Day

Choose from a luxury collection of beachfront resorts in stunning destinations along the most beautiful beaches in Mexico, where everything has been created for happiness! Enjoy a luxurious studio Master Room that can accommodate 2 adults and 2 children aged 12 and under, endless pools, world-class restaurants, activities for all ages, and staff that caters to your every need. You will enjoy a vacation filled with fun, relaxation, and the very best service in Mexico. With multiple destinations offering distinctly unique and beautiful locales to experience, every trip can offer new exciting ways to vacation with the same comfortable and friendly atmosphere.

Paradise Awaits

Thatch Caye is located on its own 11-acre Caribbean island, nine miles off the coast of Dangriga, Belize. This all-inclusive 5-night stay for 2 will let you enjoy the island's natural beauty and amenities in luxury. You'll have your own private oceanfront cabana, with stunning views of the ocean every morning. The resort is situated on the second largest barrier reef in the world and offers multiple styles of air conditioned accommodations to provide the perfect experience for each guest preference. This all-inclusive package includes local alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages, boat transfer to and from Dangriga, marine reserve fee, and use of the kayaks, paddleboards, snorkeling gear, fishing poles, and other island toys. Thatch Caye Resort is the perfect way to experience all that Belize has to offer!

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EVENING FOR KIDS' SAKE

 

SAVE THE DATE: Saturday, March 9th, 2024 

We are looking forward to another incredible evening dedicated to empowering local youth. We hope to see you there!

EVENING FOR KIDS' SAKE

 

SAVE THE DATE: Saturday, March 9th, 2024 

We are looking forward to another incredible evening dedicated to empowering local youth. We hope to see you there!

2023 Live Auction Items:

Kentucky Borboun Trail

An Evening on the prairie in Blooming Grove for 8 guests.  Underneath the vast prairie sky, indulge in a four-course feast presented to you at an elegantly set table under the sky.  Featuring homemade delicacies created by local chefs and farmers to bring you truly the best from farm directly to your table.  Each course will be carefully paired with craft beer samplings and wine pairings.  All curated for an unforgettable dining experience amidst the rustic beauty of the prairie.

Not Your Average Joe

Become a backyard chef with this Kamado Joe Grill & Smoker. Enjoy endless summer cook outs with a quarter beef from Carlander Cattle Company. Carlander Cattle Company beef is grass/corn fed with no growth hormones. It’s 90% lean and always delicious! 

Seas the Day

Choose from a luxury collection of beachfront resorts in stunning destinations along the most beautiful beaches in Mexico, where everything has been created for happiness! Enjoy luxurious accommodations for up to a family of 4, endless pools, world-class restaurants, activities for all ages, and staff that caters to your every need. You will enjoy a vacation filled with fun, relaxation, and the very best service in Mexico. With multiple destinations offering distinctly unique and beautiful locales to experience, every trip can offer new exciting ways to vacation with the same comfortable and friendly atmosphere.

Paradise Awaits

Thatch Caye is located on its own 11-acre Caribbean island, nine miles off the coast of Dangriga, Belize. This all-inclusive 5-night stay for 2 will let you enjoy the island's natural beauty and amenities in luxury. You'll have your own private oceanfront cabana, with stunning views of the ocean every morning. The resort is situated on the second largest barrier reef in the world and offers multiple styles of air conditioned accommodations to provide the perfect experience for each guest preference. This all-inclusive package includes all local alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages, boat transfer to and from Dangriga, marine reserve fee, and use of the kayaks, paddleboards, snorkeling gear, fishing poles, and other island toys. Thatch Caye Resort is the perfect way to experience all that Belize has to offer!

Donated by the BBBS Board of Directors

Let's Play Hockey

Gear up to watch the Minnesota Wild take down the Seattle Kraken at 6:00 pm on Saturday, March 25th!  Catch the puck drop from Section 118, Row 4, Seats 5-8.  To enhance your full Wild experience, you will receive a Wild jersey signed by assistant captain, Marcus Foligno, a Wild baseball and stocking cap. Parking pass included for the game.

Donated by North Star Aviation, Cooper & Danielle Hager

Fun in the Sun

Make a splash this summer with your whole family. Enjoy a 2024 Owatonna Country Club Pool Membership with no spending minimum.

Donated by the Owatonna Country Club

The Suite Life

View the MN Timberwolves at their very best during the 2023-24 season from a fully-catered, 12-person suite. Enjoy beverages and appetizers from a world-renowned chef throughout the game. Game tickets for 12 plus 4 parking passes are included.

Donated by Federated Insurance

pheasant hunt

Grab some buddies and hit the slough for a ½ day guided pheasant hunt for 4. The hunt will include the release of 16 pheasants, hunting dogs, and 2 boxes of shotgun shells. A $50 gift certificate to Torge’s Live Sports Pub & Grill is also included. Valid October 1 - December 31, 2024.

Donated by Larry & Kate Schroeder

Lake Francis Getaway

Ready for a break from it all? You are just a 30-minute drive to a stress-free long weekend. Relax and enjoy the view for 3 nights from this 3-bedroom lake home on beautiful Lake Francis. Summer 2023 weekends available excluding holidays.

Donated by Mike & Nancy Keller

Be a VIP

Be the VIP of 2024 Evening for Kids’ Sake with this first-class table for 8 with the best view in the house. Includes your very own waitstaff, VIP parking, 2 complimentary drink tickets per person, express check out, and a special gift.

First & Foremost

Don’t miss out on this one-of-a-kind local experience. You and 9 of your friends will enjoy the magic behind-the-scenes of Foremost Brewery. Your package is complete with a brewery tour, private beer tasting, 5 appetizers of your choice, and a free pint for each guest. 

Donated by Foremost Brewing Cooperative

Be Your Guest

Be a guest in your own home.  Sit back and relax while Chef Jorge entertains you and your guests as he prepares a 5-course dinner for 8.  6 bottles of Vintage Escapes wine included.

Donated by Hy-Vee, Chef Jorge, & Vintage Escapes Winery & Vineyard

Perfect Picnic

Make the most of your summertime with these great backyard or cabin essentials. Enjoy your afternoons around a large hand-crafted picnic table and warm up your evenings with a steel wood-burning fire pit. Top it all off with beers included in your new 62-quart Igloo cooler and a $75 gift card to Fareway.

Donated by Jeremy Miller, Fareway, Costco Distribution Center, & Lowes

Lambeau Leap

2 tickets to the Green Bay Packers 2023-24 Season.  Catch the kickoff from 40-yard line – Section 121, Row 52, Seats 24 & 25.  Date of game will be mutually agreed upon by the owners and auction purchaser.  Enjoy the whole experience of Lambeau Field with your Yeti Hopper Flip 18 Cooler, 2 Green Bay Packer stadiums seats, and a 6-pack of Spotted Cow.

Donated by Mark & Michele Pederson, & Board of Directors

A Cut Above

Become the Pit Boss of your neighborhood this summer with this 4 burner Ultimate Pit Boss Griddle. Enjoy endless summer cook outs with a quarter beef from Carlander Cattle Company. Carlander Cattle Company beef is grass/corn fed with no growth hormones. It’s 90% lean and always delicious!  Prepare it all with a two-piece Hammer Stahl knife set, cutting board, and case. Also included in your package are 12 bottles of Vintage Escapes wine. 

Donated by North Star Aviation, Carlander Cattle Company, State Bank of Faribault, Northern Fire, & Vintage Escapes Winery & Vineyard

WINTER WONDERLAND

Enjoy the best of the winter season with a week-long getaway at Bear & Rosie’s vacation house on the shores of beautiful Lake Mille Lacs, plus 4 pairs of rustic wooden snowshoes! It's the most wonderful time of the year to enjoy snowmobiling, ice fishing, or a classic Hallmark Christmas vacation.  The comfort and view from cabin creates the perfect place to warm up, relax, and make memories. This modern home is very cozy and is fully equipped with everything your group may need to have an unforgettable vacation. Sleeps up to 10 guests. Available October 2023 – May 2024.

Donated by David & Karen Legault & Riverbend Nature Center

What's Brewin'?

Calling all beer enthusiasts! Stop by Mineral Springs Brewery to enjoy a tap or two of the latest brews and take four crowlers home with you each month. Bring your passion for beer to the next level by learning from some of the best local brewers in business. Spend a day with both Seven Sins Brewing and FOHR Guys Brewing learning the craft of beer making.

Donated by Mineral Springs Brewery, Seven Sins Brewing, & FOHR Guys Brewing