Nashville Pride's Jubliee offering international trips, great food

With hundreds of items up for silent auction and more than 12 restaurants offering exquisit food, Nashville Pride’s January Jubilee is shaping up to be an exciting new event that will provide you the opportunity to eat culinary delights from some of Nashville's favorite eateries and bid on items like a trip to Europe.

The fundraiser (tickets are $40 in advance or $50 at the door) will be held Nashville's City Hall, Sat., Jan. 19. Chefs prepare a signature dish for the guests to sample as they visit, bid on silent auction items and enjoy cocktails.

Participating Restaurants as of Jan. 11 include:

Radisson Hotel
Red Restaurant
WaterMark
Doubletree Hotel
Outloud Café
Saffire Restaurant
The Bound’ry
Sambuca
Ellendale’s Restaurant
Sunset Grille
Midtown Café
Cabana
Chocolate Graphics

Some of the larger silent auction items that will be sold to the higest bidder include:

  • Aruba Trip 4 day, 3 night stay in Aruba plus airfare
  • Sleep Number bed Sleep Number bed with Radisson bedding
  • Europe Trip 4 day, 3 night stay in Europe plus airfare
  • West Elm Furniture Leather upholstered armchairs and stacked modular bookcase that can also serve as a room divider. Both are exclusive designs for West Elm

Other silent auction items include:  

  • $100 Mapco Gift Card $100 Mapco Gift Card
  • Rusty Wallace Seat Autographed Rusty Wallace Seat Cushion
  • Nestle Crunch Bar (2) 9.25 lb. Nestle Crunch Giant Bars
  • Borders Borders Gift Card
  • Applebee's Applebee's Gift Card
  • Target Target gift card - $50
  • Hershey’s Cross Pen Set Hershey’s Cross Pen Set
  • DVD Player DVD Player
  • CD/Jam Box CD/Jam Box
  • Adventure Science Center 1 year membership Adventure Science Center for a family of 4
  • Marriott Cool Springs 1 - night stay at the Marriott Cool Springs with breakfast (weekend)
  • Adult Basket 2 - Adult Baskets
  • Jody Jones, DDS Zoom Laser Whitening
  • Gibson Guitar Gibson Guitar (working on getting it signed)
  • CMA Autographed Guitar CMA Autographed Guitar
  • V Floral Gifts V Floral Gift Basket
  • In Studio Experience with Woody and Jim on The River
  • Belcourt Theatre 2 - Tickets Belcourt Theatre and snacks
  • Healthy Home Designs Basket
  • J's Pampered Paw Pet Basket
  • Sunset Grill/Cabana/Midtown Café Cocktails at Cabana, Dinner at Sunset Grill and Dessert at Midtown Café for 4 - shuttle service to and from.
  • Metropolis House Décor
  • Bluewick Bath Gift set - 3 votives and 1 bath bar (peacharine)
  • Scalamandre Flair Note Card Set (boxed),
  • Paper Blanks Hand Tooled Address Book, and Retro 51 Postmaster Ink Pen Limited edition
  • Joe's Clothing Clothing
  • SMACK Gift Certificate
  • Comcast LOGO Canvas Tote, 2nd Season of Project Runway, 2nd Season of Bridezilla, InStyle Coffee Table Book, Gameshow network pen
  • Night Technologies Laser Colored Printer
  • Citadel Titans Signed t-shirt
  • Todd Anthony Salon Gift Basket
  • Nashville Predators Tickets (4 - tickets - Predators vs. St. Louis Blues, Thursday, April 3, 2008. Sec. 111, Row L, Seats 14, 15, 16, 17)
  • Radisson 2 night stay in a King Suite with Breakfast in our Blue Ridge Café - Radisson Hotel and Suites - Spartanburg, SC (exp.12/31/08)
  • Radisson 2 night weekend stay with breakfast. A deluxe room with 32" flat screen TV, microwave and refrigerator, courtesy Metro Transportation, High-speed internet access in each room, indoor heated pool and fitness and business center (exp. 12/29/08 - Largo-MD, Washington DC
  • Urban Active 3 month membership Active Fitness Gyms
  • 2 night stay at the Holiday Inn Suites downtown Nashville - Included are standard king room, taxes, Smart Start breakfast buffet, and overnight parking. (exp. 12/31/08)
  • Loews Vanderbilt Hotel 1 night stay for 2 at Loews Vanderbilt Hotel and dinner for 2 at Eat. (exp. Room - 1/19/09, Eat 12/31/08)
  • Holiday Inn 1 night stay at the Holiday Inn Select - Vanderbilt. (exp. 12/15/08)
  • Gaylord Resort and Convention Center - 1 night stay in a Garden Terrace Room, and "The Executive" Spa package at Relache Spa. (exp. 1/20/09)
  • Radisson Weekend stay for 2 at the Radisson Governors Inn in Research Triangle Park, NC. (Raleigh, Durham, Chapel Hill area. (exp. 12/31/08)
  • East Park Inn 1 night stay at the East Park Inn. Room amenities include a Jacuzzi or 1900 century claw foot tub. Box of chocolates,spring water, fruit and cheese plate on arrival and a full gourmet breakfast in our elegant dining room.
  • Pilates Workshop 5 private Pilates sessions
  • Hotel Indigo Scottsdale Weekend stay at the Hotel Indigo Scottsdale (Friday and Saturday or Saturday and Sunday)
  • Target Target gift card - $50
  • Sigle Box of Sigle 21 Torpedo Cigars
  • Mac Beth Box of Mac Beth Beanguo Cigars
  • NashTrash Tours 2 - tickets for the NashTrash Tours
  • Atladis Company Box of Cigars
  • Mapco 6 dozen of Titleist Golf Balls
  • Deluxe Cigar Humidor with cutter, humidifier and adjustable wood dividers
  • Nashville Children's Theatre 2 - tickets to NCT Show
  • TN Rep 2 - tickets to TN Rep show
  • Hotel Indigo Nashville 1 night stay with breakfast for 2
  • Green Team 5 Room carpet cleaning
  • Watermark Restaurant Dinner for 2
  • Rusty Bower Couples Massage
  • Heartbreak Hotel 2 night stay at Heartbreak Hotel in Memphis
  • Élan Face treatment and hair style
  • Adagio Spa Package
  • Marriott Airport 2 night stay
  • Marriott Vanderbilt 2 night stay
  • 2 Tickets to People’s Branch Theatre
  • 2 Tickets to Nashville Ballet
  • 2 - 4 day Upper Level tickets to the CMA Music Festival

Tickets for the event are $40 in advance and $50 at the door, and valet parking will be available. Tickets can be purchased online at nashvillepride.org

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