GLAAD invites you to preview our 2011 Live Auction. The GLAAD Media Awards Live Auction offers guests the opportunity to support GLAAD while taking advantage of savings on vacations in unique places, incredible entertainment packages, and more!
GLAAD supporters who are unable to attend the GLAAD Media Awards can still bid on our Live Auction items by filling out the respective proxy bid form. (Available for each item listed below).
Italian Getaway with American Airlines
Enjoy a dream trip to Tuscany with Business Class roundtrip airfare courtesy of presenting partner, American Airlines. Head to Tuscany where you will spend 7 days and 6 nights at the breathtaking Villa Lucia courtesy of Luxury Destinations. A beautifully restored 18th century villa, set in four acres of enchanting walled gardens with a heated ancient grotto (Jacuzzi), swimming pools, tennis court and spa with Steam Room, fruit orchards, olive groves and ornate fountains.
The Ultimate South African Experience
Experience incomparable South Africa, compliments of award winning custom safari operator EXPLORE, Inc. Travel from magnificent Cape Town and its famed winelands to an exclusive private game reserve bordering Kruger National Park. Visit the remote Kalahari and end at an ultra-luxury exclusive hotel for pampering and learning about South Arfica's "long walk to freedom." Includes roundtrip international airfare on South African Airways, 15 nights at 5-star accommodations, most meals and drinks.
VisitBritain and Virgin Atlantic Airways
Travel to Britain in style. Package includes round-trip air for two in Upper Class on Virgin Atlantic to London, England including hotel accommodations, theatre and more.
VPI Pet Insurance Package
Here is your chance to have unconditional love and do some good! Adopt a new best friend and take home a package full of goodies to make your new pal the happiest pup on earth! You get to pick a puppy from Liberty Humane Society. And to help you with raising your new family member you get 1 year worth of pet insurance from our friends at VPI Pet Insurance who will also provide some more fun goodies for you and your pooch.
Food Network's Chopped All-Stars Package
This package is a foodie’s dream. Enjoy dinner with Food Network stars at some of the best restaurants New York City has to offer!
This package includes:
• Dinner with host of Chopped All-Stars, Ted Allen
• Dinner with Food Network executive and Food Network Star Judge, Bob Tuschman
• Tour of Food Network Studios
• 4 Tickets to a taping of Iron Chef America
The "Die On Role"… it's Syfy's version of the "walk on." Syfy's original creature/disaster movies have become destination television on Saturday nights. Here is your chance to have a truly unique cinematic experience to remember forever. Travel to the set of an upcoming Syfy movie and fall prey on screen to one of the channel's ferocious creatures! Will it be Sharktopus? Mega Python? Gateroid? Mansquito? Frankenfish?
Get ready to scream your head off!!!
TERMS FOR LIVE AUCTION: GLAAD makes every effort to properly describe all auction items. All sales are final and items are sold "AS IS". The organization neither warrants or represents, and shall in no event be responsible for the correctness of description, genuineness, authorship, provenance or condition of property. No statement contained in the auction catalogue or made orally at the auction or elsewhere shall be deemed to be a warranty, representation, or assumption of liability by the organization, its sponsors or its benefactors who have made donations to the organization. In the event of a dispute, GLAAD shall have the sole and final discretion to determine the successful bidder or resell the item in dispute.