Entertainment (300)

#301 Get Your Culture On: 
Experience three of Houston’s gems of culture and cuisine in one.  Winning bidder receives:
  • Alley Theatre – pair of tickets to the performance of your choice on the Hubbard Stage Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday evenings or Saturday matinees.
  • Museum of Fine Arts – four admissions to the Highlights Tour of The Bayou Bend Collection, one of the finest showcases of American furnishings, silver, ceramics and paintings in the world and situated on 14 acres of gardens.  January 7 – November 14, 2014, reservations needed.
  • Goode Company Restaurants – two gift cards, $50 each.
Value: $230
Donated by Alley Theatre, Museum of Fine Arts and Goode Company Restaurants

#302 Dinner & Shows:  

Take in a show at premier local theaters and enjoy a Tex/Mex dinner:
  • A.D. Players –  pass for two-Children’s Theater & pass for two-Main Stage Theater 
  • Stages Repertory Theatre – 2 tickets to any Stages show
  • Escalante’s Mexican Grille – $50 gift card toward dinner for 2 at any location
Value: $228
Donated by A.D. Players, Stages Repertory Theatre and Escalante’s Mexican Grille


#303 Calling All Texas History Buffs: 
 

What a great opportunity to explore the heritage of the Lone Star state—grab friends/family or stuff a stocking  or two with one of these:
  • Four tickets to the George Ranch Historical Park
  • Four tickets to the Harris County Heritage Society
  • Family membership to the Houston Fire Museum
  • Four passes to the Lone Star Flight Museum
Value: $192
Donated by George Ranch Historical Park, Harris County Heritage Society, Houston Fire Museum, and Lone Star Flight Museum


#304 Imagination & Inspiration:
  

Has it been too long since you colored outside the lines? Too long since your emotions were given a stir?  Give your creative and empathetic side a spark with this museum district package. What trip to the Montrose area wouldn’t be complete without a bite at Niko Niko’s?
  • Household Family Memberships to Contemporary Arts Museum, Museum of Fine Arts, Houston and Houston Center for Photography
  • Holocaust Museum Houston – Associate level membership and private docent-led tour for 10
  • Niko Niko’s - $40 gift card   
Value: $415
Donated by Contemporary Arts Museum, Houston Center for Photography, Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, Holocaust Museum Houston, and Niko Niko’s


#305 Pottery Painting—who me?  

Yes you! If you’re looking for a fun evening with a group of friends, children’s party or a family activity during an extended holiday visit, look no more. Here’s an activity for any and all ages.  Package includes certificates for 15 at Mad Potter Pottery Studio and burgers, fries and shakes for 10 at the fabulous Grub Burger Bar in City Centre.
Value: $188
Donated by Mad Potter Pottery Studio and Grub Burger Bar


#306 Try Your Luck at the Track:  

The dog and the horse track that is. Winning bidder enjoys:
  • Four Terrace Clubhouse admissions to the Gulf Greyhound Park with reserved seating and four programs.
  • Finish Line Box for four and four official racing programs at the Sam Houston Race Park.
Value: $78
Donated by Gulf Greyhound Park and Sam Houston Race Park, Ltd.


#307  Explore & Learn – Science Museums: 

Keep them for yourself or share as a holiday gift:
  • One family level membership (up to five family members) to The Health Museum
  • One Year family membership to the Houston Arboretum & Nature Center
  • Family Pack of eight passes to permanent exhibits at the Houston Museum of Natural Science
  • $25 in certificates to the Corner Bakery
Value: $205
Donated by the Health Museum, Houston Arboretum & Nature Center, Houston Museum of Natural Science and Corner Bakery


#308 TUTS Production of Elf The Musical & Dinner #1:  

Get into the holiday spirit with TUTS’ production of ELF at the Hobby Center and enjoy a post performance dinner at Carabba’s Italian Grill.  Package includes two tickets, a parking  pass to ELF on Sunday, December 8 at 2:00 p.m. and a $75 gift card to Carrabba’s
Value: $235
Donated by Wendy & Eric Mattson and Carabba’s Italian Grill


#309 TUTS Production of Elf The Musical & Dinner #2:  

Get into the holiday spirit with TUTS’ production of ELF at the Hobby Center and enjoy a post performance dinner at Tony Mandola’s.  Package includes two tickets, a parking pass to ELF on Thursday, December 19 at 7:30 p.m. and a $100 gift card to Tony Mandola’s.
Value: $263
Donated by Mike and Jennie Baker and Tony Mandola’s


#310 Theater & Dinner  – Wizard of Oz:  

Experience TUTS’ production of the all time classic Wizard of Oz on Sunday, March 9 at 2:00 p.m. at the Hobby Center. Includes two tickets, a parking pass and a $100 gift card to Mark’s American Cuisine.
Value: $260
Donated by Wendy and Eric Mattson and Mark’s American Cuisine


#311 Two Couples - Date Night at the Movies:  

Head to the picture show with four passes to the movie of your choice at any AMC Theater, and $20 towards a meal at Café Express.
Value: $59
Donated by AMC Katy Mills and Café Express


#312 Houston Symphony at the Woodlands:  

Be one of the first to experience the fresh face at the podium!  In his inaugural season as music director, Andres Orozco-Estrada promises to bring fresh energy to our symphony. Package includes four orchestra level tickets for the performance of your choosing during the 2014 season at the Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion and a $25 gift card to Skeeters or Los Tios Restaurant. 
Value: $85
Donated by Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion and Skeeters Restaurants