The 10th Annual Viola Awards are just around the corner and we are eagerly anticipating the gala event at The High Country Conference Center on Saturday, March 3rd! We are excited to announce the 2018 silent auction is now LIVE via electronic bidding, all bids are placed through your own cell phone! Not able to attend the gala? You can bid from anywhere, anytime before the close of the auction right from your own electronic device! You even get a notification updating you if you are outbid.
- Don’t wait until the gala to register, save yourself time at the event and get a jump start on your favorite items, start your bidding now! CLICK HERE to view the items; register your phone, and bid! To register please click on the “Register for Auction” tab and simply input your information!
- After you register you will get a welcome text message and then there are two ways to bid:
- By Smartphone – Click the link in your registration text. It will take you to a personal bidding page. Click on an item and place a bid, it’s that simple.
- By Text – Text the 3-digit item number and amount to the welcome message you receive, (e.g., 101 500) no dollar signs or decimals are needed.Please note charges from the event will appear on your credit card statement as ‘GiveSmart US Inc.’
Featured items from the 2018 Auction:
Painting in the Wild Experience
One night stay in Sedona, afternoon of painting on site for two. Paint in the great outdoors in one of the most spectacular places on earth with Flagstaff artist Frederica Hall. Your choice; hike to the perfect spot, or paint from the comfort of the patio with views of Elephant Rock. No experience necessary.
Value: $1,000, Starting $400
Emma Gardner Workshop
Two Nights Stay at Hart Prairie
Two cabins for two days, one night at the Hart Prairie Preserve. Surrounded by thousands of acres of cool forest and meadows, the 245-acre preserve is home to uncommon wildflowers, old-growth ponderosa pine, a rare grove of Bebb willows, herds of elk and deer, porcupine, prairie dogs, and more than 40 species of birds.
Value: $300, Starting $120
Sedona Trail Zen
Wine Tour and Tasting
Private Dinner and Wine
Sosoba Noodle Shop and the State Bar team up to present the lucky winner (group of 4) a private three course meal with wine pairings. State Bar owner, Brian Webb, will provide the group of diners with information on the wine pairings, creating not only a delicious but educational experience!
Value: $300, Starting: $120