Auction Ends: Jun 4, 2020 11:59 PM CDT

Unique Experiences

Uniquely Houston Staycation

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Estimated Value
$2,000 USD
$802 USD to bc75ed897
Number of Bids
5  -  Bid History

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"No Place Like Home"

Play tourist in our town, H-TOWN! Pack a bag and leave your cares behind for a 2-night stay at the Hotel Granduca in Uptown Park. Wake up Saturday morning and shop ?til you drop from Houston?s finest, fresh, local foods at the Urban Harvest Farmer?s Market with James Beard Award nominated chef, Monica Pope before you go to her Cookshop in Montrose for lessons and recipes. Continue indulging your staycation sensibilities by inviting 20 of your nearest and dearest to join you at Armando?s for one of the best chicken and beef fajita dinners H-Town has to offer. Pick up some new bling at Mariquita Masterson and shop 'til you drop at Tres Chic!

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Sparrow Cookshop

Description: Saturday Farmers Market Spree with James Beard Award nominated chef, Monica Pope with up to 12 Guests?. Join Chef Monica Pope at the Urban Harvest Farmer?s Market on Saturday morning at 10am. They?ll shop for their cooking class which will start at Noon in her Cookshop (4009 Roseland Street, 77006). Estimated Value: PRICELESS

*Must be scheduled 4 weeks in advance, subject to Chef Monica's availability.

?Will be capped at recommended protocol gathering limits at the time of the booking.


Hotel Granduca - Houston 

Description: Two Night Stay in a Granduca Suite with complimentary valet parking for one vehicle. Estimated Value: $800 

Two Night Stay at Hotel Granduca offers a luxurious, sophisticated, and secluded environment reminiscent of an Italian Villa. Discover the magic of our 'little corner of Italy' in the heart of Houston, Texas. Complimentary valet parking for one vehicle.

*Reservations Required. Expiration date 03/26/2021


Armando?s Restaurant  

Description: Sophisticated Tex-Mex bistro Armandos provides Chicken and Beef Fajita Dinner for 20. Certificate includes chicken and beef fajitas with Tex Mex sides served family style for a maximum of twenty guests.

* Guests are responsible for the cost of all beverages, appetisers, other entrees, desserts, tax and gratuity. Guest must pay the sales tax and gratuity on the entire bill, including the donation amount. 

*Dine in Only valid on Sunday, Monday and Tuesday nights only and not valid the month of December.

?Will be capped at recommended protocol gathering limits at the time of the booking.

Expiration Date: March 26, 2021 but flexible

Estimated Value: $440.00 


Mariquita Masterson

Description: Mariquita Masterson creates handmade glass pieces that are vivid, unique, and energetic, and that unite the everyday with the exceptional. $300 Gift Certificate

*Gift certificate cannot be used on sale items, or to pay state sales tax. Expiration date March 26, 2021.  


Très Chic 

Description: Enjoy a 2 hour private shopping party at Très Chic Boutique in the Upper Kirby area. Bring up to 25 of your favorite shopping buddies. They will provide wine, lite bites, personal styling tips, and... 20% off all purchases the evening of the party! 

*Date and time of party to be mutually agreed upon by winner and store manager.


Package Estimated Value: $2,000 Plus!