Tangos & Fandangos – Silent Auction Preview

Check your calendars. Make your plans. Be ready to bid on these unique items and packages to support Apollo’s Fire.

Special Travel Packages

  • One-Week Stay in Chautauqua
    Get away for a week at this beautiful condominium during May, early June or September after Labor Day. This one-bedroom sleeps 4 people (2 on a pull-out sofa). The Arcade is located in a park and overlooks Lake Chautauqua.
  • Marblehead OH Long Weekend

    Enjoy a long-weekend (Friday-Monday, 4 days, 3 nights) at this beautiful Bay Point condominium in Marblehead, Ohio that sleeps up to 14 people. Located near the Lake Erie Islands, Cedar Point & East Harbor State Park. Access to a 9-hole public golf course and swimming pool.

Unique Experiences

  • Goodyear Blimp Ride for 2
    Ride certificate valid for two (2) passenger seats aboard the Goodyear Blimp at Wingfoot Lake, Mogadore, Ohio.

  • Progressive Field Suite on June 23, 2019
    Progressive Field Suite 139 on Sunday, June 23, 2019 at 1:10pm (Cleveland Indians vs. Detroit Tigers). Donation includes 18 tickets, 4 parking passes and an assortment of beverages. (No date exchanges) Plus 2 baseball caps.
  • Tour of Rose Iron Works
    An evening or Saturday tour on a date agreeable to both parties (up to 12 people). Includes wine and cheese. Option of customizing the presentation to the Rose Iron Works’ involvement in the Jazz Age Show, including discussion of the restoration work Rose Iron Works provided for pieces in the Jazz Age art exhibit, or a talk by Bob Rose about the history of the iron works.
  • Ideastream Lunch and Tour for 2
    Have lunch with Robert Conrad, Jackie Gerber, Bill O’Connell and other members of the WCLV staff at the station and a tour of all of the ideastream facilities. Includes one guest.
  • Tango Porteño: Tango in the Heights and Wine Tasting
    Series of 5 one-hour private Argentine tango lessons for an individual or couple. PLUS a gift certificate for a Wine Tasting for 2 at CLE Urban Winery.
  • Family 4-Pack of General Admission tickets to the Cleveland Museum of Natural History
    Family Fun – with Wild Animals! Enjoy a guided tour for two adults and up to four children, of the native Ohio animals in the Natural History Museum’s beautiful, outdoor Perkins Wildlife Center, led by Apollo’s Fire board member Kathleen Cerveny. Hear the stories behind the Coyote siblings, Red, Tex and Ember, Spaghetti the Bald Eagle, Endeavor the Peregrine Falcon, and Linus, Calvin and Hobbes the River Otters. Plus, go behind the scenes to the Animal Room. Date and time to be mutually arranged. (Not suitable for children under 5 years of age).

    PLUS: A don’t-miss Behind the Scenes Tour of the Cleveland Museum of Natural History for 6-8 people. Visitors will be shown two floors the public doesn’t get to see.

  • Cleveland Metroparks Golf Vouchers & Chipotle Gift Cards
    4 Vouchers for 9 holes of golf at any Cleveland Metroparks Golf Course. Plus an assortment of gift cards to Chipotle Mexican Grill.
  • Cocktail party for 6-8
    Cocktail party for 6-8 people overlooking Cleveland from a penthouse terrace in Shaker Square.
  • Sightseeing Flight in a Beechcraft Bonanza
    Fly along the shore of Lake Erie. Stop at Put-in-Bay for a golf cart ride & lunch. Or stop in Port Clinton for lunch and a visit to the Aviation Museum.
  • 4 Rounds of Golf at Legend Lake Golf Club
    Package includes four (4) 18-hole rounds of golf with cart at the private Legend Lake Golf Club.

Dinner & Ticket Packages

  • Playhouse Square “A Bronx Tale” on May 11, 2019
    Certificate for 4 Loge tickets to the Playhouse Square production of A Bronx Tale, directed by Robert DeNiro and Jerry Zaks, on Saturday, May 11, 2019 at 1:30pm at Connor Palace Theatre.

  • Playhouse Square “Dear Evan Hansen” on June 12, 2019 & dinner at a Driftwood restaurant
    2 Dress Circle tickets to Dear Evan Hansen on June 12 and parking pass. A $100 gift card to a Driftwood restaurant.
  • Great Lakes Theater Tickets & dinner at Parallax
    Certificate for 2 A-level tickets for the 2019-20 season at Great Lakes Theater, upon availability. Productions include The Music Man, Julius Caesar, A Christmas Carol, Sleuth, Much Ado About Nothing, and Ain’t Misbehavin’. Dinner for 2 at Parallax.
  • Cleveland Play House Voucher
    Voucher for 4 tickets to a Cleveland Play House production during the 2019-2020 season.
  • Cleveland Play House Voucher – “Clue” at the Allen Theatre
    Enjoy a performance of Clue at the Allen Theatre, presented by Cleveland Play House. The show runs from Jan. 25 to Feb. 16, 2020.
  • Ensemble Theatre 7 Season Flex Pass
    7 Season Flex Pass to Ensemble Theatre’s 2019-2020 season. These tickets can be combined.
  • Ohio Light Opera
    2 Tickets for a summer festival season production at the Freedlander Theatre of The Ohio Light Opera at the College of Wooster. Performances include Girl Crazy, Into the Woods, The Pirates of Penzance, and more!
  • Cleveland Opera Theater Voucher
    Voucher for 2 Cleveland Opera Theater tickets.
  • Blossom Music Center Orchestra Tickets and a Mustard Seed Gift Basket
    4 vouchers of 2 tickets each during the 2019 Blossom Music Festival season. PLUS a Mustard Seed Market & Café Gift Basket.

  • Les Délices – Season of Sound and CD
    Enjoy a 3-concert, Section A subscription for 2 at the venue of your choice for the 2019-2020 season, plus a newly released “Songs without Words” CD.
  • Museum of Contemporary Art Household Membership
    Membership to the renowned Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA) for one household – up to 6 people.

Special & Handmade Art

  • Hand-Thrown Pottery
    Small teapot and 4 small cups- just right for a child’s tea party or your personal tea ceremony by Advisory Board Member Susan Delahanty.
  • Gunter Schwegler Hand-Painted Silk “From The Nature Diary”
    This 100% silk and hand-painted by local artist Gunter Schwegler can be used as a sarong, tablecloth, banner, piano drape, shawl, and more!
  • Print of Put-In-Bay Steamship
    Signed Print of Great Lakes steamship “Put-In-Bay.” By Jim Clary (1939-2018). This popular ship sailed for decades from Detroit to Cedar Point. Known as “The Dance Ship,” it had a large dance floor and a resident orchestra.
  • Necklace, Shoulder Bag, and Gift Card to Nagada
    One-of-a-Kind fabric choker with ceramic ornament, ONE (1) block print shoulder bag, ONE (1) $50 Gift Card to NAGADA Fashion and Textiles.
  • Framed “Headlands Intaglio” print
    By local artist Laurence Channing.
  • “2 Carnations” Turkish Marble Painting
    Framed Turkish Marble Painting.

Health, Wellness, & More!

  • Flowers from Mayfield Floral delivered to you once a month for a year!
    Enjoy a beautiful arrangement of flowers from Mayfield Floral once a month for a year!

  • One-Year Membership at Pure Barre & Accessories
    A one-year membership to Pure Barre. A bundle of PB accessories to go with it. Open to men and women.
  • Massage and Foot Treatment
    TWO (2) 1-hour Elite sessions – Back in Motion Massage Therapy and ONE (1) 45-minute foot treatment with Rachelle Neher, M. Ed., L.M.T.
  • Nursery Package
    This coordinated nursery set consists of a hand-made quilt, wall hanging, and travel pillow. Plus a $100 gift card to Buy Buy Baby.
  • Decoration Package
    Gift cards to Restoration Hardware ($100), Crate & Barrel ($100), and West Elm ($100).
  • Sports Package
    $150 gift card from Sunglass Hut and $100 gift card from REI.
  • Two One-Hour Massages
    Apollo’s Fire’s gala committee chair Bob Bensen is also a trained masseur.

All things Apollo’s Fire

  • Apollo’s Fire Season Subscription and Swag Bag
    Enjoy a 7-concert season subscription for TWO (2) people to AF’s 2019-2020 season PLUS a full complement of Apollo’s Fire swag, mugs, and more.
  • Apollo’s Fire Summer Picnic Basket and Tickets for 2 to the Baroque Barn
    Kick off your summer with an Apollo’s Fire picnic basket full of AF’s best crossover music, thermal tumblers, and tickets for 2 to the Baroque Barn crossover concerts in Chagrin Falls (June 6, 7, or 8, 2019).
  • Box at Severance Hall for Apollo’s Fire’s performance of St. Matthew Passion (April 2020)
    6 Premium Box Seats at Severance Hall for Apollo’s Fire’s once-per-decade performance of the Bach St. Matthew Passion.
  • Join Apollo’s Fire as they return to the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York!
    Apollo’s Fire returns to the Met with the instant hit program O Jerusalem! Crossroads of Three Faiths on March 7, 2020. This exciting package includes two tickets to the concert and a voucher for dinner.
  • Solo Cello Recital by René Schiffer
    René performs the great cello suites by Bach, with some optional jazz bits thrown in if desired.
  • Trio of Apollo’s Fire musicians concert in your home
  • Musical Score signed by Jeannette Sorrell

“The U.S.A.’s hottest baroque band.” –CLASSICAL MUSIC MAGAZINE (UK)

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