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US Open Tennis Tournament and Private Manhattan Apt.

If going to the U.S. Open at Flushing Meadows (a tennis lover’s dream) is on your bucket list, this package is for you. This special getaway for four begins with private transportation from your airport to a beautiful Manhattan apartment that you and three guests will call home during your stay. During your stay in this private, four-bedroom residence, you need only to step out your door to enjoy stunning architecture, bountiful cafes, museums and designer boutiques in this picturesque neighborhood. The 2018 U.S. Open, scheduled for August 27-September 9th, is the richest tennis tournament and the last Grand Slam event of the year. Your package will include 4-day passes and 4 evening premium passes at Arthur Ashe Court which includes complimentary buffet service and premium bar service. Transportation from the apartment to Flushing Meadows and back is also included. After the thrill of the U.S. Open, enjoy a different side of New York with a tour of the Food Network Kitchen followed by lunch and shopping at Chelsea Market. Finally, what trip to New York would be complete without Broadway tickets? Four tickets to the show of your choice (based on availability) are included. Please note: Package must be used between August 27-September 9, 2018. Airfare is the responsibility of the package recipient.

Courtesy of Dr. Dan and Deener Matthews and Scripps Networks Interactive.

 


 

 

 

 

 

Summer Solstice Dinner for 40 at Villa Collina

Celebrate the longest day of the year in extraordinary style. Villa Collina invites you and your guests to relish an evening of breathtaking vistas and signature luxury in Tennessee’s largest home. The 86-room mansion is built in an Italianate style with elaborate details, and yet it is the hidden passageways and secret doors that make it a place of surprise and intrigue. Equally exciting is the culinary adventure that awaits you. David Rule, chef and owner of Walnut Kitchen and formerly of Blackberry Farm, will wow your guests with a dining experience they won’t soon forget. You’ll be glad it is the longest day of the year! Please note: This package is date specific – Thursday, June 21, 2018.

Courtesy of Villa Collina and Chef David Rule.


 

 

 

 

 

 

A “Dream” Seattle Getaway – April 26-May 1, 2018

The lucky winner of this package will receive a fabulous five-night getaway for two to Seattle with airfare. As guests of HGTV, you will have accommodations at the Fairmont Olympic Hotel in Seattle. The Emerald City has so much to offer, and this “Dream” package encompasses fine dining, a national park, whale watching, and an exclusive opportunity to tour the newest HGTV Dream home in Gig Harbor. Please note: Package is date specific.

Courtesy of Scripps Networks Interactive and HGTV.


 

From Sweat to Suite – Arizona Trip for 4 (Nov.12-18)

Nestled along the Colorado River, Some 5,800 feet below the North Rim of the Grand Canyon, there is no other place quite like Phantom Ranch. The rustic oasis and lodge was built in 1922 and remains the only lodging facility within the canyon. So it’s not a surprise that it’s one of the hardest reservations to snag in the National Park System. As the winner of this package, you and three guests will hike down the famous South Kaibab trail to Phantom Ranch (carrying only a light backpack) where you’ll spend two nights. A layover day is included for you to enjoy a hike led by your guide, simply relax and/or enjoy interpretive talks at Phantom Ranch. On the last day, you’ll hike back to the South Rim via the Bright Angel Trail, hiking past Indian Gardens (a desert oasis where Native Americans farmed for centuries) along the way. Package for four includes airfare from Knoxville to Phoenix, 3-day/2-night guided hike to Phantom Ranch, 3-night stay at Enchantment resort. Please note package is date-specific.

 

 

 

Courtesy of Wildland Trekking and Friends of the Smokies.


Original Painting by Robert Tino

Since his first limited edition work issued in the early 1980’s while still a student at the University of Tennessee, Robert has emerged as one of the most gifted and celebrated artists in the Southeast. Shown in fine art galleries across the South, Robert’s work enjoys a devoted following of collectors – one that grows every year with each new release. We are pleased to offer a very fine original painting at auction this year.

Courtesy of Robert Tino.


12-Month Platinum Membership to Nautical Boat Club

Located at beautiful Concord Marina in Farragut, Nautical Boat Club is Knoxville’s premier alternative to buying a boat! As the world’s only boating country club, you’ll enjoy year-long access to an entire fleet of some of the nicest boats on Fort Loudoun ranging from luxury tri-toons and sport boats to tournament wake boats like Malibu and Mastercraft. You’ll also have access to other Nautical Boat Club locations like Austin, Texas or Columbia, South Carolina. New to boating? Not a problem! Nautical Boat Club provides comprehensive one-on-one training for every new member. All water toys are included at no extra cost and our friendly staff will take care of all maintenance and clean up. So get your family on the water this year and experience country-club boating at its finest! Please note: Membership does not include fuel costs and is subject to availability. (Closed Tuesdays and select holidays).

Courtesy of Nautical Boat Club and Tim and Katie Chandler.

 

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