November Splendor is a fundraiser for Schuyler Hospital and Seneca View Skilled Nursing Facility. Our largest fundraiser of the year!
When: Saturday, November 10, 2018
5:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Where: Watkins Glen Harbor Hotel
Events: 5:00 pm – Cocktails and Hors D’oeuvres
7:00 pm – Sit-down Dinner and Program including the Live Auction
8:00 pm – Dancing and Live Music by Letizia and the Z Band
Get ready to cheer for live sports with these 2 tickets to Bills vs. Lions 12/16 in the Pepsi Club, 2 tickets to Penn State vs. Maryland 11/24, and 4 tickets to Syracuse Crunch hockey. Get your car ready to go with this huge basket from Maguire that includes lube/oil/filter, car wash / wax, and more! Then fuel up at Lakes Gas. Enjoy a meal at Dinosaur BBQ on one of your trips and a hotel stay in Buffalo, courtesy of Schamel Brothers/Villiage Marina Bar & Grill. NEW! 4 Tickets to check out Elmira’s new hockey team, the Enforcers!
Brought to you by Quintus Gallery, this beautiful oil on canvas of vineyards rolling down to Seneca Lake is by Elizabeth Leader from Buffalo, NY. Elizabeth’s work has been featured in museums and venues all over the world, including the Smithsonian Institute Traveling Exhibition. Your winning bid gets you the painting plus a king-sized, exquisitely detailed Amish quilt donated by Kitty Shallenberger.
Adirondack State of Mind
Thanks to Simmons Rockwell, you can complete your backyard oasis with 2 Adirondack chairs and a fire pit, plus a handmade quilt with tote and a lap quilt by Pearl Jayne, and supplies for s’mores. NEW! Plus, 4 bottles of wine!
Courtesy of Schooner Excursions, bring all your friends on the True Love with this full-boat cruise on Seneca Lake for 22 people! Sail on the vintage 1926 John Alden Malabar VII Schooner “True Love” that was featured in the 1956 movie “High Society”, with Bing Crosby, Grace Kelly, Frank Sinatra & Louis Armstrong! Docked at the Watkins Glen Seneca Harbor Park Pier, Schooner “True Love” sails on the deep blue waters of beautiful Seneca Lake. Coast Guard Certified for up to 22 passengers Schooner “True Love” sets the perfect scene to relax and enjoy the Finger Lakes!
Awed in Alaska
You’ve heard amazing things about Alaska. The glaciers, the mountain ranges, the wildlife, the whales, the people. It’s time to see it live and in person with this 6-8 night cruise to Alaska for two, in an ocean view room. Trip includes flight voucher and more! NEW! Includes $50 on-board credit from PJ Travel & Tours, spirits and goodies for your trip. And … if Alaska is not your thing, opt for 6-8 days in the Caribbean, Bermuda or Canada instead!
Northern Lights Experience
Put yourself in the middle of your Northern Lights photo and experience all the remarkable things Iceland has to offer with this 5 day vacation (2/18-2/24/19) for two. This once-in-a-lifetime trip includes: Golden Circle and Northern Lights Combo full-day guided tour on a bus, Blue Lagoon Spa Package, Saga Viking Museum, a free day to explore local attractions, hotel accommodations at Hilton Reykjavik City Center, $1,000 airfare voucher, and a gift card for dinner for two.
Dinner with Dr. Ben
You can’t buy this online! Enjoy a dinner for 6-8 people without cleaning your house or sharing a restaurant. This multi-course meal will be cooked and served by Dr. Ben and Marian Saks and Josh and Lisa Navone in the newly renovated Vineyard Guest Barn in Hector. A unique and entertaining evening you can’t get anywhere else!
The dictionary defines “handmade” as “made by hand, not by machine, and typically therefore of superior quality.” Enjoy this incredible basket of handmade products. Bouquet of the month for 6 months (with local delivery) from Stillman’s, Baked Goods of the Month Club from Anne Myers, 2 adult day passes and vase from Corning Museum of Glass, 2 holiday pallet paintings by Jason Burgess, pottery bowls with shelf from the Peckhams, fall wreath of felting flowers from Artfully Crafted, canal/lakes print from Millport Landing, Seneca Lake art from Lake Therapy, and marble cheese board from Crafty Sista’s – plus gift certificates to patronize your local artisans!
Mixing Business and Pleasure
Say yes to a yurt – a luxury yurt at Yale Manor at Copper Beeches – complete with fireplace, donated by Kathy Fragola. Enjoy your stay following dinner at Fran’s Landing, a 1-hour massage with Cassie Osborne and a Himalayan salt & stone facial from AgeLess Spa. Bring along a selection of wine and spirits courtesy of Fran’s and a basket of beauty care products from Rose’s Cuttin’ Up, Sarah’s Healing Hands and Nails by Peggy. Take care of yourself at Grand Prix Fitness, your pets at Lakeside Vet Clinic, and your car with oil changes/ tire rotations from Absolute Auto. Plus $50 for your spring cleaning at The Cleaning Factory, and free 2018 tax preparation services with John Terry.
For the Family
Your neighbors will want to “keep up with the Joneses” with this package. You’ll go camping on a site or in a cabin at Watkins Glen KOA, enjoy the Rockwell Museum, invite all your friends (and your kids’ friends) to the Glen Theater, and – at Wonderworks/Destiny USA – let loose on the ropes course, at laser tag, and in a really cool science center. You and your kids can get into martial arts at Four Dragons, or take dance classes at Leslie’s School. At Christmastime, you get a free tree from the Lions Club and 4 tickets to Nutcracker in Motion. Plus an ice cream gift certificate and goodies from the Great Escape, a Tangles gift certificate, gift certificates to Curly’s Family Restaurant and more! NEW! A gift bag from Sundrees in Trumansburg!
Create amazing memories as you enjoy some amazing outdoor opportunities. Fly high with this hot air balloon ride for 2 over Cayuga Lake and the Ithaca area with Southern Tier Balloon Tours, donated by Kathy Fragola. Then head for the water with a 1/2 day boat rental on Seneca Lake from Glen Harbor Marina, plus a 1/2 day of fly fishing lessons with Summit to Stream. Grab breakfast or donuts at Tobey’s and coffee at Seneca Sunrise on the way, wine from Wright’s for the boat, and dinner at the Decoy after. Includes a huge basket from Watkins Glen International, plus 2 dozen golf balls and a hat from Watkins Glen Golf Course. NEW! A 2-person inflatable raft from Watkins Sporting Goods!
Bring your couple friends along for 3 concerts by the Orchestra of the Southern Finger Lakes, watch “Rudolph” from the front row at the Clemens Center on 12/6, and head out to the movies at the Palace Theater. Get ready to go with a gift certificate for a haircut/style with Shear Elegance. Relax with 2 thirty minute massages from Healing Homestead and a 1-night stay at the Harbor Hotel, with some wine from Hector Wine Company. Dine out at Thai Elephants and Hazelnut Kitchen. Play at Quest Games and Atlas Bowl. NEW! Ballroom lessons from Twin Tiers Ballroom, and a romantic wine set from Red Feather Winery.
You could win big with this little lottery tree! Either way, you walk away with some cash on hand, thanks to our Schuyler Hospital Auxiliary.
Experience the ultimate in leisure when you go Glamping at Seneca Sol, bringing 2 ladies vests and a fleece from Watkins Glen Promotions along for chilly nights, and wine from JR Dill. Enjoy head to toe pampering with a facial, pedicure, manicure, deep conditioning and shampoo/style from Simply Your Best. Relax with flotation therapy at Inner Peace Floats, massage therapy at Rasa Spa, and yoga or the zen of an indoor cycling class at Exercise Enterprise. No need to cook thanks to gift cards from Atlas Brick Oven Pizza.
Heard it Through the Grapevine
You’re pampered in the heart of Finger Lakes Wine Country with this 1 night stay at a renovated barn and 2 tickets for an afternoon sail on the True Love Schooner from Schooner Excursions. You’ll celebrate the holidays with 2 couples tickets to the 11/16-18 Deck the Halls weekend, thanks to the Seneca Lake Wine Trail. Imbibe with wine from Chateau Lafayette Reneau and 3L of Cabernet Franc in a handpainted bottle from Lakewood Vineyards, plus whiskey from Finger Lakes Distillery and brew from Two Goats. Dine out with gift certificates to Nickel’s BBQ, Elf in the Oak, and FLX Wienery.
This package contains much of what you’ll need for a successful holiday party or other celebration. Restock with wine and a wine rack, plus a unique wine opener, coasters, and 6 glasses, from Glenora and the Pedersons. A basket full of Sunset View Creamery cheese, jam, meat sticks, maple syrup, and scone mix – along with a marble cutting board – will satisfy any guest. Try out Crystal City Oils for your cooking. Get ready for it all with a gift card and beauty product basket from Beauty by Frenchies, and decorate with a fall gift basket from the Christmas House – which has some baking goodies included!
It’s a Guy Thing
This package is a dream for hunting, fishing, or maybe just man-caving, until you need to get some work done around the house. Walk away with a Yeti cooler and a variety of supplies from Seneca Gun Sports. Party with a slick granite wine dispenser – along with bottle of wine – from Atwater Vineyards, growler and free refill at Grist Iron, and Irish Whiskey from Watkins Glen Wine & Spirits. When you’re hungry, buy one meal, get one free at Bucket Bar and Grill or County Line Bar and Grill; or head out to Ron Don’s in Trumansburg. Work to do? Reach for a chest full of tools and more from Watkins Glen Supply, break out a Lithium Drill/Driver Kit from Watkins Lumber, and pick up supplies with a $50 gift card to Knapp and Schlappi.