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2018 Food for Action Live Auction

But First: HAVE YOU HEARD ABOUT GOLDEN TICKETS?

Only 100 tickets are available and if you’re reading this, you’re invited to an exclusive pre-sale of up to 30 tickets!
Purchase a Golden Ticket for $100 each and you’ll be entered to win one of the amazing Live Auction items of your choice before the bidding even begins!
 

 

Presenting this year’s auction items:

99 Bottles of beer on the wall

Enjoy a variety of 99 beers from breweries as well as a brewery tour for two at Toronto’s Left Field Brewery.

That’s right, literally 99 bottles and cans of beer, featuring Hop City, Estrella and Moosehead, to quench your thirst were graciously donated by:

Hop City, Estrella, Moosehead, Staropramen, Muskoka Brewery, Rorschach Brewing Co, Steam Whistle Brewing, Eastbound Brewing Company, Blood Brothers, People’s Pint Brewing Company, Halo Brewery, Bandit Brewery, Clear Lake Brewing Co, Junction Craft Brewing, Amsterdam Brewing Company, Junction Craft Brewing, August Schell Brewing Company, Left Field Brewery.

Value: $500

Dessert Lovers' Dream

Indulge your sweet tooth with this in-home pâte à choux workshop for you and five friends with Chef Christophe Measson. Learn to make the light pastry dough used for profiteroles, croquembouches and éclairs. This package also includes one dessert package each month for a year (cookies, squares, buttertarts, pies, cakes, and more!) baked lovingly by Toronto’s 101 Temptations.

Value: $1,000
Courtesy of: Christophe Measson & 101 Temptations

13-Stop Restaurant Safari

Take a tour of more than a dozen tasty restaurants with this package.

Two can dine out at least once a month at a different Toronto restaurant for an entire year!

Value: $1,400
Courtesy of these fine establishments:
Sidecar
O & B
Bar Begonia
Azaria’s
Universal Grill
Chef’s House
Biff’s
Drake Hotel
The Abbott
Tabule
The Greater Good & North of Brooklyn Pizzeria
Kiin
Gladstone Hotel

Backyard Karaoke Food Truck Party

Invite 18 friends to your backyard and impress them with your best singing thanks to By Request Live, a four-piece karaoke band.

This package also includes a catered meal for 18 from the Get Skewered food truck, selected in 2017 as one of the 10 best new Toronto food trucks by Now magazine, Blog TO and the Yellow Pages, as well as a keg of beer from High Park Brewery.

Value: $2,600
Courtesy of:
By Request Live
Get Skewered
High Park Brewery

Mexico Food Tour for Two

Get an authentic taste of Mexico on this luscious journey through some of the country’s most famous culinary regions, including the distinctive cuisine of Oaxaca, Puebla, Mazunte and Mexico City.

This deluxe package comes with return flights for two to Mexico City, meals, transport, accommodation, and daily activities, including Puebla City food tour, a Mexico City taco crawl, and a boating expedition in Playa Zipolite.

Value: $5,400
Courtesy of Intrepid Travel

French burgundy barge for two

A seven day gastronomic wine voyage for two, cruising along the southern Burgundy Canal in France. This marquee prize, generously donated by Charter Barge, will set sail on October 20, 2019.

The deluxe package includes return flights for two to Paris; seven days and six nights on the barge; accommodation in a comfortable, en-suite stateroom (double or twin beds); pick up and drop off in Paris; all meals and wine, including an open bar on the barge; and escorted daily excursions.

Value: $15,000
Courtesy of Charter Barge

STAY & PLAY in Toronto

Put your feet up at Toronto’s luxury Four Seasons Hotel and Spa in between jaunts to some of the city’s top cultural destinations.

Package includes one night stay for two at the Four Seasons; an annual membership for two to the Art Gallery of Ontario (AGO); tickets to a show at Soulpepper; dinner in the Distillery District, and $250 towards the Spa at the Four Seasons.

Value: $1,500
Courtesy of:
Four Seasons Hotel
AGO – Art Gallery of Ontario
Soulpepper
Distillery Restaurant Group

Spring Getaway in Stratford

Enjoy parks and gardens, local theatre, and lots of good food and wine in Stratford for this long weekend getaway for two.

This package includes three nights accommodation (two nights in a local guesthouse and one night in the Mercer Hotel); tickets to a show at the Stratford Festival; and dinners at the Bruce Hotel, Mercer Kitchen and the Red Rabbit.

Value: $1,500
Courtesy of:
Mercer Hotel
Bruce Hotel
Janice Lindsay
Red Rabbit
Stratford Festival

Healthy meals for a month

Hang up your apron!

Take a break from the kitchen for an entire month and enjoy 12 delicious and healthy meals, cooked by trending local chefs, delivered to your door weekly for four weeks courtesy of meal delivery service Yumba.

Value: $500
Courtesy of Yumba