Portland Live Auction Items

Package 1

Black Butte Getaway

The mountains are calling, and it’s time for you to go! Head to Black Butte Ranch where mountain views welcome you upon arrival and provide peace and tranquility throughout your stay.

For more than 40 years, Black Butte Ranch has drawn visitors to the sunny side of the Cascade Mountains for an unmatched vacation experience. Make yourself at home for three nights in this dreamy four bedroom, three bathroom vacation home!

This package includes:

  • 3-night stay in 4-bedroom, 3-bath ranch home (two master bedrooms, one queen bedroom and one additional bedroom with adult bunk bed)
  • Round of golf for four

Restrictions: Blackout dates: June 15-September 15; Thanksgiving week; December 20-January 7

Thank you to Kristie & Dan DeHaven for your generous donation!

Package 2

North Junction Cabin

A Fisher’s Paradise

Nestled amidst a private, scenic portion of the Deschutes River, awaits an unparalleled opportunity for a serene and enchanting getaway! This exclusive fishing cabin retreat is not just a destination; it beckons those who seek respite from the hustle and bustle of everyday life.

Spend 2 nights and 3 days at the North Junction Fishing Cabin while your host provides all the meals, libations and fly fishing equipment for a getaway of a lifetime. Your host will also guide you to the best spots on the river to try and test your luck at catching a trout or chasing a summer steelhead!

This package includes:

  • 2 night, 3 day stay at North Junction Fishing Cabin on the Deschutes River (two bedrooms with a king and queen bed)

Restrictions: Mutually agreeable date

Thank you to Pat and Tabitha Becker for this generous donation!

Package 3

Luxury Caldera Escape

Take a trip to this jaw-droppingly beautiful home for 3-nights and 4-days! Relax for a long weekend in a luxurious custom home in Caldera Springs, a 400-acre gated residential community next to Sunriver. 

Perfect for multiple families, a work retreat, or your next family reunion, this 7-bedroom, 8-bath designer home built in 2021 has everything you desire for rest and relaxation or serious fun. Enjoy fabulous community amenities including miles of bike paths and hiking trails, a gorgeous lakeside pool, fitness center, and casual golf – and more! 

With how perfect this home is, you might never want to leave. Get ready to have the time of your life!

This package includes:

  • 4 day, 3 night stay in luxury 7 bed, 8 bath Caldera Springs home

  • Access to Caledera Springs amenities

Restrictions: Mutually agreeable date, excluding months June- August. Valid through Dec.1, 2024. Please book/confirm date selection by November 15, 2023. No pets allowed.

Thank you to our donors Brittany and Reed Hall of Laurelwood Dental for this generous donation!

Package 4

Feet on the Floor

Courtside Blazers Tickets

“Here’s your chance to get up close and personal with the Blazers in your courtside seats! On December 29th watch the Portland Trailblazers take on the Sanantonio Spurs with #1 draft pick Victor Wabenyama! But be warned: you might just end up with Steph Curry in your lap as you’ll be in the seats closest to the Blazer Hoop!

Gaze directly across the court to see Jodi Allen in the owner’s seats, and feel like royalty being only an arm’s length away from the players. Enjoy your free parking pass and access to the VIP Courtside Club, making this an experience like none other!

This package includes:

  • Two courtside Blazers tickets, closest to the basket on the Blazer side for the December 29th game
  • Access to the VIP Courtside Club
  • Reserved parking space

Thank you to Matt and Val Hadwin for this generous donation!

Package 5

A Mixologist’s Dream

Curated bar and private class for six

“Our young professional Friends of the House Board sure knows how to curate a bar. Be the lucky winner of this fantastic package and you will be stocked for endless cocktail parties with libations sure to wow! 

Wondering what type of cocktails you’re going to make with all these new libations? Jacob Grier, bartender at the famous Multnomah Whiskey Library and author of Raising the Bar, will come to your house and lead a mixology class for you and 5 of your friends! You’ll walk away with the knowledge of how to make top shelf cocktails and perhaps the confidence to claim the title bartender. 

Speaking of top shelf cocktails, this package also includes certificates to some of the best cocktail bars and distilleries in the Portland area where you’ll be tasting and cheersing all night long! Get ready to have some fun sipping, shaking and stirring up the best drinks you ever did have!

This package includes:

  • 1.5 hour private in-home cocktail class and consultation with Jacob Grier of Multnomah Whiskey Library
  • “Raising the Bar”” by Jacob Grier
  • “The Bar Book – Elements of Cocktail Technique” by Jeffrey Morgenthaler
  • Westward Whiskey tour and tastings for (4)
  • $100 gift card to Straightaway Cocktails, 2 cocktail flights and 2 dapper dogs
  • 15+ bottles of gin, whiskey, vodka, rum, bourbon and tequila
  • Mixers and garnishes including grapefruit juice, ginger beer, vermouth, bitters, campari, agave, aperol, cherries, cocktail onions
  • Williams Sonoma Classic Bar Tool Set

Restrictions: Private in-home cocktail class expires September 22, 2024

Thank you to our Friends of the House Board and Jacob Grier for your generous donations!

Package 6

Stock your Wine Cellar

Here’s your chance to stock your cellar with one raise of your paddle! This year, the RMHC Board of Trustees and our friends at The Wine Cellar in NW Portland have put together the most desirable wine package ever! 

The Wine Cellar’s talented team of wine specialists have combined their extensive knowledge of flavor profiles, food pairings, and viticulture to create an amazing selection of unique and interesting red and white wines – each valued at $25 or more – and all sure to please.

You don’t have to be a sommelier to appreciate this unparalleled selection of wines. Enjoy your 40+ bottles of wine and you’ll be cheersing for a life time!

This package includes:

  • 2018 Gloria Ferrer Blanc De Blancs Sparkling Wine
  • 2019 Fairsing Vineyard Pinot Noir
  • 2016 A. Rafanelli Zinfandel – Dry Creek Valley Sonoma
  • 2011 Turley Hayne Vineyard Zinfandel
  • Lundeen Brut Sparkling Wine
  • Ramey Russian River Valley Chardonay
  • 2021 Eieio & Co Cuvee Pinot Noir
  • 2017 Hawkins Cellars Reserve Syrah
  • Analemma Mosier Hills Estate Tinto
  • 2013 Main et Coeur Willamette Valley Pinot Noir
  • 2020 Mineral Springs Ranch Pinot Noir
  • 2020 Weiser-Kunstler Steffensberg Reisling
  • 2018 Alexana West Block Pinot Noir (Dundee Hills) Revana
  • 2015 Gran Moraine (Yamhill Carlton, Oregon)
  • 2019 Barnard Griffin Grenache
  • 2018 Barnard Griffin Malbec
  • 2019 Eagles Nest Reserve Pinot Noir
  • 2020 Lundeen Articulate Chardonnay- Willamette Valley
  • 2008 Owen Roe DuBrul Vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon
  • 2005 Chateau Malmaison Baronne Nadine de Rothschild Red Bordeaux
  • 2020 Louis Jadot Domanie Gagey Ladoix Le Clou d’Orge
  • 2017 Woven Wineworks Sparkling Rose of Pinot Noir
  • 2019 Abeja Merlot Columbia Valley
  • 2021 Woven Wineworks Dreamers Cuvee, Red Blend
  • 2020 Shiba Wichern “Willamette Cuvee” Piot Noir
  • 2022 Approachment Gamay Noir
  • 2022 Approachment Point of Contact Pino Gris
  • 2014 Angela Estate Pino Noir – Yamhill-Carlton
  • 2014 Sterling Vineyards Nappa Valley Reserve Cabernet
  • 2015 Iota Cellars Pelo Sandberg Vineyard Pinot
  • 2012 Iota Cellars Pelos Sandberg Vineyard Pinot
  • 2015 Iota Cellars Pelos Sandberg Vineyard Pinto
  • 2018 Prospice Mourvedre Alder Ridge Vinyard
  • 2018 Limited Edition Norma Jean Sparkling Rose of Pinot Noir
  • 2020 Louis Jadot Domanie Gagey Ladoix Le Clou d’Orge
  • 2015 Resolu Cellars Triomphe Dessert Wine
  • 2021 Penner Ash Chardonnay
  • 2017 Woven Wineworks Sparkling Rose of Pinot Noir
  • 2020 Bergstron Cumberland Reserve Pinot Noir
  • 2020 Dukes Family Vineyard – Charlotte Pinot Noir
  • 2020 Cabernet Sauvignon from Walla Walla Valley
  • 2020 Far Niente Napa Valley Chardonnay
  • 2018 Club Exclusive Stoller Vineyards Pinot Noir
  • 2022 Alumbra Cellars Oregon White Blend
  • 2017 Pomum Cellars Syrah, Columbia Valley
  • 2022 Druids Applegate Valley White Wine
  • 2022 Viv “Almost Red” Field Blend
  • Cor Cellars Alder Ridge Vineyard Cabernet Franc
  • 2021 Lundeen Mon Pere Pinot Noir

Thank you to our RMHC Governing Board for their generous donations!

Package 7

Pasta Palooza

Get ready to embark on a culinary journey like no other, as you and nine people of your choosing are invited to a private cooking class in your home with the renowned comedian and season 10 contestant of The Food Network’s show “Chopped,” Tess Middlebrook!

You’ll be in the hands of an expert, as Tess walks you through how to make two types of home-made pasta dishes, Profiteroles, petite fours and more! This experience promises to tickle your taste buds and your funny bone simultaneously as you enjoy an evening of pasta making and sipping on wine with the best of company!

This package includes:

  • A private pasta making class in your home or place of choosing with Chef Tess Middlebrook
  • Case of wine!
    • 3 bottles of 2017 Stoller Estate Chardonnay
    • 3 bottles of 2019 Chehalem Pinot Noir
    • 6 bottles of 2021 Triennes Rose

Restrictions: Expires October 2024

Thank you Tess Middlebrook for your generous donation!

Package 8

We Will RiSE

“Are you ready to RiSE?! You and a friend can jump on a plane to fly you over to the Mojave Desert to participate in the largest sky lantern release in the WORLD! You’ll be among 15,000 other people sending their wishes, hopes and dreams into the sky, having a once in a lifetime experience. Enjoy a weekend filled with live music, delicious food, activities in the desert, and of course ending trip participating in the incredible lantern release. Let’s get ready to RiSE!

This package includes:

  • Two tickets to the 2024 RiSE Festival in the Mojave Desert, Nevada on October 4th or 5th
  • Two shuttle passes to festival
  • Two round trip Alaska Airlines tickets

Restrictions: Airline tickets must be booked before September 22, 2024 and is only valid on Alaska Airlines flights. Blackout dates do not apply.

Thank you to RiSE Festival and Alaska Airlines for this generous donation!

Package 9

Under the Tuscan Sun

Take a trip to Cortona, one of Tuscany’s ancient Etruscan hill towns, with its picturesque medieval buildings and spectacular vistas of the Val di Chiana and beyond! 

Enjoy 7 nights staying at the breathtaking Casa San Marco, a carefully curated historic 4-bedroom, 2-bathroom home in upper Cortona with a long terrace and sweeping views of the valley. 

Your stay wouldn’t be complete without an authentic Tuscan multi-course dinner prepared for you and your 7 guests right in your home, paired with wine from only the best wineries in Tuscany! 

Dinner won’t be the only time you’ll enjoy wine – enjoy a wine tasting at an intimate family run wine cellar where you’ll sample world-famous Tuscan wines accompanied by delicious antipasto bites. Let’s take trip under the Tuscan sun!

This package includes:

  • 7 nights, 8 days in a 4 bedroom, 2 bath home for 8
  • Authentic Tuscan multi-course dinner prepared for you and your guests at Casa San Marco
  • Wine tasting at intimate family-run wine cellar in central Cortona
  • Expert trip planning assistance and local Cortona concierge service to assist in planning additional tours and experiences

Restrictions: Expires September 22, 2025. Airfare not included.