ONLINE AUCTION CATALOG
Our 2020 Hope Regala Online Auction is all about EXPERIENCES! The online auction will open May 6th at 9am EST and close on May 15th at 5pm EST. Bidders will be required to register to place a bid.
CHECK BACK HERE ON MAY 6TH AT 9AM to begin bidding. Good luck and remember that your bid helps support the medical and addiction missions of Hope Clinic.
SAVE LIVES. BID GENEROUSLY.
7 NIGHT STAY
BEACH COURT VILLA: Experience the vacation of a lifetime with a one-week stay in an amazing 10,000 sq. ft. luxury beachfront villa on the Caribbean Sea island of Anguilla. Beachfront property boasts private tennis courts, a fresh-water swimming pool and comfortably accommodates up to 8 couples in air-conditioned splendor. Includes housekeeper and pool/groundskeeper as well. Available April 16 through November 14. Visit www.beachcourtvilla.com and be awed! (If this property were booked for a week through the rental agent, Nov 15-April 15 would be a minimum of $21,805; April 16-Nov 14 would be $14,525.)
Invite family or friends to join you for this tranquil getaway. Plan your bidding together ahead of time to ensure that your group wins this amazing experience.
Travel to Anguilla is responsibility of winner(s).
GAME DAY EXPERIENCE
Select an Atlanta Braves game of your choice (through the 2021 season) at their new home Truist Stadium outside Atlanta and enjoy a special day for four (4) baseball enthusiasts. Tickets are given courtesy of former Braves' star and Hall of Fame pitcher John Smoltz. The lucky winners will be treated to on-field time with the players during batting practice as well, hosted by Braves’ game day announcer Paul Byrd, a former pitcher for the Braves and the Red Sox, and known as "the nicest guy in baseball." This package will also include items personally signed by John Smoltz to the recipient such as baseballs, hats and his book. Complimentary $300 will be included towards hotel accommodations. (Expires end of 2021 regular season.)
SCENIC PLANE RIDE
FOR 2 PEOPLE: SEE THE NC COAST
Let seasoned pilot Frank Roe whisk you off in his spacious Beechcraft Bonanza G36 plane for a private flight over the scenic North Carolina coastal area – Cape Lookout, Beaufort Harbor, Oriental, and more! Enjoy a bird’s eye view of the Outer Banks and neighboring rivers, beginning and ending your journey out of the New Bern Airport. Photographic equipment for stills and videos encouraged for this incredible aerial viewing – lots of amazing photo ops! Scheduling is dependent upon both a favorable weather window and a mutually convenient time, and is subject to applicable VFR regulations and airspace restrictions. (Expires 5/15/21.)
GOURMET DINNER (8)
MULTIPLE COURSE DINNER FOR 8 WITH WINE
Enjoy a delicious and memorable seated gourmet dinner for eight prepared by experienced chef Tony Santore. Work with Tony on a sumptuous menu of multiple courses and the wine to go with each one. Everything will be brought to your home to finish off there and put before the lucky diners – all you provide are the friends, the table, and its settings. Dinner destination is limited to Pamlico, Craven, or Carteret County. (Expires 5/15/21.)
NEW 3.5HP MH 4-STROKE
This 2019 Mercury ME 3.5hp MH 4-stroke outboard motor is brand new and waiting for your dinghy or small boat, whether power or sail. At just 41 lbs., this motor is designed for portability, and the carry handle is evenly balanced for further ease of transporting. Equipped with a 15” short shaft, tiller steering, manual start and internal gas tank. Operation manual, warranty information, tool kit, and a liter of Mercury 10W-30 outboard oil included! (We are unable to ship this item. Local pickup in Pamlico County only.) Our thanks to Sailcraft Service for this donation.
NASCAR: IN THE PITS
ULTIMATE NASCAR EXPERIENCE
Enjoy the NASCAR experience of a lifetime! Two enthusiasts will receive "Hot Passes" to be "in the pits" during the race at next year's Coca-Cola 600 at Charlotte Motor Speedway (May 30, 2021). Courtesy of legendary race car driver Bill Elliott, his wife Cindy, and their celebrated son and Rick Hendrick driver #9 Chase Elliott, this experience will have you within feet of the action during the race. Pre-Race Track Passes and VIP Garage Experience Weekend Passes are also included, and will have you up close with the drivers and in an area not open to all. NASCAR keepsakes are part of this package as well. Visit the NASCAR Hall of Fame while in Charlotte, too. Winners must be at least 18 years of age; for security purposes, first/last names and cell #s are required in advance for this unique experience.
Escape the heat and humidity of Pamlico County or enjoy the changing colors of fall foliage for a one-week stay (Sunday to Saturday) in the North Carolina mountains. “River Escape” comfortably sleeps five with a king, a queen and a single pull-out; 1.5 baths. Amenities of WiFi, cable TV and washer/dryer are all provided; gas logs & 3 space heaters (no A/C). Rest, relax and just feel that cooler air near the New River! BYO linens. Dates for use this year are Jul 12 – Aug 8, Aug 16 – Sept 5 and Sept 20 – Oct 10. (Choice of week must be made by May 30, 2020.)
BLUE RIDGE CABIN
ULTIMATE MOUNTAIN GETAWAY
Travel to Blue Ridge, Georgia and enjoy 3 nights at "Treetops,” a rustic yet elegant retreat with spectacular views overlooking the Appalachian Mountains and presented by Escape to Blue Ridge vacation rentals. With 2.5 bathrooms and comfortably sleeping 6-8 (2 kings, 1 queen, 1 futon), your living experience is sure to be ample and enjoyable. "Treetops” is pet-friendly, too! Also included are two 18-hole rounds of golf (for 2) at spectacular Old Toccoa Farm, a distinctive golf and river community. Cabin reservations based on availability; consider adding time on either side for an extended stay. Friends or family in the Atlanta area? Tell them to meet you there – less than 2 hours away!
HARBOR SOUNDS CONCERT
AN EVENING OF HARBOR SOUNDS
Relax and enjoy the sounds of a PERSONAL musical performance by Harbor Sounds (two 45-min sessions with 15 min. break). Your next dinner party or afternoon BBQ will enchant your guests as they listen to a mix of bluegrass, gospel, and folk music. Performance location must be within Pamlico County. (Expires 5/15/21.)
Special thanks to TownDock.net for use of photograph.
Be the proud owner of this beautiful original watercolor by acclaimed artist and former Oriental resident Maggie Arndt! The artist describes this as “an inspirational piece created in the early spring” – it is vibrant with color in shades of greens and lavenders. In addition to the flora, fauna is included with the addition in the bottom left, hence the name of this painting “Carolina Wren.” Matted, framed and ready to hang, this work’s outside dimensions measure 31” x 39.” Our thanks to Barbara Hoffman for this donation from the estate of her parents, Roy and Jean Hoffman.
SAILING WITH A LEGEND
Travel to Annapolis and enjoy a day-sail for two on the Chesapeake Bay with world class sailor Gary Jobson aboard his personal Hood 32 Whirlwind – a navy-hulled, open cockpit sloop that looks like it could fly across the water! Gary will also regale you with stories from a lifetime of sailing with the best of the best! Tactician aboard the 1977 America’s Cup winner Courageous captained by Ted Turner, Gary was inducted into the America’s Cup Hall of Fame in 2003, as well as into the National Sailing Hall of Fame in 2011, of which he is past President. An ESPN Sailing Commentator for 31 years and Vice President of the Board of World Sailing, Gary has been sailing since he was a child on Barnegat Bay. In 1993 Gary answered the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society’s call to serve as Chairman of their Leukemia Cup Regatta and traveled extensively and selflessly, giving of his time for 25 years to help raise money to cure blood cancers, of which he himself later became a victim and is now long cured. In 2018 Gary was awarded the Sailing Industry’s Distinguished Service Award for his lifetime of service. He refers to himself as “a good neighbor who is passionate about giving back,” thus when asked to donate to Hope Clinic Regala’s Auction event, he said “yes.” (Sail is dependent upon Gary’s schedule and a favorable weather window; expires 5/15/21.)
GRAND BANKS COTTAGE
RIVER DUNES RETREAT
Have a "stay-cation" or entertain out-of-town guests with a 2-night weekend retreat to River Dunes' beautiful and spacious Grand Banks Cottage. This 2-story cottage boasts 2 master suites downstairs, 2 day beds upstairs and 3 full baths, therefore accommodating 6 comfortably. A living room with gas fireplace opens into a dining area and a fully equipped gourmet kitchen. Enjoy Grace Harbor, the pool and cabanas, tennis courts, kayaks, bicycles, Yawl's Café, The Provision Company, and The Red Rickshaw retail shop and design studio. One-night's dinner for 6 at the Harbor Club (excluding alcohol and gratuity) is included, as are 3 individual spa experiences. Click here to view this beautiful property. (Expires 5/15/21.)
LOW COUNTRY BOIL (20)
THE NEW VILLAGE BREWERY & TAPROOM
Twenty guests will enjoy a Low Country Boil complete with shrimp, sausage, corn on the cob and new potatoes hosted by New Village Brewery owners Frank & Lili Bacon. You’ll have the garden area all to yourself to enjoy this fun and delectable time with friends. A complimentary craft beer will be included, with others available for purchase. Homemade desserts, too! (Expires 5/15/21.)
THERMAL VIDEO OR STILL SHOTS
Be the proud owner of a FLIR Ocean Scout TK marine thermal-imaging handheld camera! Small and lightweight, this rugged camera is great for marine use in spotting other vessels, landmarks, buoys, and floating debris – all in total darkness and therefore making your time on the water safer and more relaxing. (For landlubbers, you can see those bears and critters coming into your yard at night!) The Ocean Scout TK has the ability to take still photos or record videos, all held in internal memory and accessible by way of its USB port. Five-hour battery life. See clearly, steer confidently and respond quickly in an emergency! Our thanks to Seacoast Marine Electronics for this donation.