Charleston, SC (Vocus) March 19, 2010
Garden & Gun is pleased to announce their second installment of exclusive online auctions in partnership with iGavel. Opening on Tuesday, March 16, the offerings will include four lots carefully curated by the G&G editors to reflect the magazine’s passion for the pristine outdoors, superb entertaining, and Southern culture. Members of the Garden & Gun Club will have exclusive access to preview auction lots before they open to the public.
The auction will feature four awe-inspiring lots:
- Lot 1: Private Dinner Party with Chef Mike Lata at Auldbrass Plantation – this lot includes a private dinner party for twelve prepared by James Beard Award-winning chef Mike Lata of FIG restaurant at Frank Lloyd Wright-designed Auldbrass Plantation. Enjoy amazing cuisine and full access to this historically significant home in South Carolina’s picturesque Beaufort County.
- Lot 2: Custom G&G Teardrop Trailer – this lot features a custom G&G Teardrop Trailer hand-crafted by Roanoke, VA-based furniture designer and woodworker John Davis with special accoutrements to fulfill any outdoorsman’s hunting, cooking and entertaining needs.
- Lot 3: The Golfer’s Dream Cruise – this lot is a golf lover’s reverie and includes a ride for four aboard a fully-catered forty-foot ‘Little Harbor WhisperJet’ to Kiawah Island for a round on its famed Ocean Course. The luxurious cruising vessel will depart and return to Charleston Harbor with a captain and chef for a memorable ride through the Lowcountry waterways.
- Lot 4: Ready, Set, Travel – this lot includes a custom his and hers G&G traveler’s set from renowned leather designers Billykirk including a large bag, passport case, dopp kit, travel journal, and more.
A portion of proceeds from the Garden & Gun auctions will contribute to organizations that focus on preserving the distinct arts and cultures of the American South. In order, the non-profit partners for the spring auctions include the Beaufort Open Land Trust, the American College of Building Arts (ACBA), and the Theodore Roosevelt Conservation Partnership (TRCP).
Don’t miss this Garden & Gun auction which will go live on http://www.igavelauctions.com Tuesday, March 16th at 9 am. The auctions can also be accessed through gardenandgunclub.com with a special preview for Garden & Gun Club members.
Garden & Gun Is A Southern Lifestyle Magazine That Celebrates The Magic Of The New South – The Sporting Culture, The Food, The Music, The Art, The Literature, The People, And The Ideas. It Espouses A Strong Conservation Ethic That Grows Out Of Its Connection To The Land, And It Reveals The Beauty Of The South. Gardenandgun.Com
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