We’re getting excited for the silent auction at this year’s Black & Gold Bash! Check out all the great items we’ll be auctioning off – and we’re adding more every day!

1. Disney Family Vacation for 4 

Spend time with your family at the happiest place on earth! With this basket you’ll receive four 3-day Disney park-hopper tickets (12 tickets total). 

2. Disney Family Vacation for 2

You and a guest can have all your dreams come true! With this basket you’ll receive two 4-day Disney park-hopper tickets (8 tickets total). 

3. From the Farm

If you enjoy farm-to-table meals, this one’s for you! With this basket you’ll receive a Summer-Fall Produce Farm Share from Groundworks Farm.

4. Wine Tasting for 20

For the wine lover! A private wine tasting for 20 at Total Wine and More.

5. Movie Production Camp

Get behind the camera and attend movie production camp at Arlington Independent Media. 

6. Summer Camp 

A summer of fun in the sun! With this basket you’ll receive $300 toward Congressional Camp 2019 Summer Season ($450 total).

7. Kick It! 

4 Tickets to the DC United vs Kansas City, Sunday, May 12 at Audi Field.

8. Puttin on the Ritz

One Night Weekend Stay and Breakfast for Two at The Ritz-Carlton, Tysons Corner.

9. Fit 4 Summer

Ramp up your fitness with 10 classes at Orangetheory Fitness (with assorted fitness swag).

10. Lunch for 10

Enjoy a catered lunch for a group of 10 with Kimberly’s Corporate Catering.

11. Opera in the Park

Listen to the music with 2 tickets to the Barber of Seville, a gift card to UnWined, and a picnic basket thanks to Arlington Promotional Products.

12. Wine and Beer Tasting

A season pass to Great Country Farms, and tasting experiences at Bluemont Vineyard and Dirt Farm Brewery.

13. Dinner for 2

Dinner for 2 at the Army-Navy Country Club.

14. Mount Vernon + Brunch for 4

4 Complimentary daytime admission tickets to Mount Vernon, and brunch for 4 at Chart House.

15. Play Ball! 

Tickets to a Washington Nationals game. 

16. Night Out in Shirlington

Two tickets to a performance at Signature Theater and a gift card for drinks at Palette 22.

17. Night Out in Old Town 

Two tickets to see A Fox on the Fairway on Wednesday, June 16 at the Little Theatre of Alexandria, and a gift card to Union Street Public House. 

18. Weekend Staycation

One weekend night stay with breakfast for two at Residence Inn Rosslyn.

19. The Ballston Experience

Have the complete Ballston experience with gift cards to 5 Wits, Drybar, Punchbowl Social, and Ballston BID Swag.  

20. Kendra Scott Jewelry

Necklace and earring set from Kendra Scott

21. Keep Calm and Carry Om

Keep calm with a Spark Yoga gift card, a yoga block and strap, and a yoga mat from Lululemon.

22. Wharf Water Taxi and Dinner

2 round trip Wharf Water Taxi tickets and a $50 gift card to Chadwicks.

23. Relax to the Max

Relax and unwind at with any service at The Teal Center and enjoy a new spa set.

24. New Heights

Reach new heights with two climbing passes at Earth Treks Climbing and Fitness.

25. Travel in Style

Planning a vacation in the near future? Travel in style with chic floral luggage.

26. Cooking Class

A cooking class for two at Lebanese Taverna.

27. Dinner and a Movie

Dinner at Ambar and a AMC movie pass.

28. Four!

4 rounds of 9-hole golf at Pinecrest Golf.

29. Champagne Brunch

Sunday brunch with champagne at the Army-Navy Country Club.

30. Lash Blast 

A full set of beautiful lashes from Bellaluxe Lash Studio. 

31. Ready to Roll

A $100 gift certificate to Sushi Zen.

32. Take a Hike!

Prepare for your hike with a gift card to Casual Adventure, as well as a hiking backpack and more.

33. Wine and Design

A painting class for two at Wine and Design Alexandria

34. Namaste! 

4 classes at Mind the Mat. 

35. Family Movie Night

A $75 Regal Cinemas gift card.

36. Dinner In An Instant  

A brand new Instant Pot for all your cooking desires! 

37. Netflix and Chill

Have a chill night in with a Netflix gift card, bottle of wine, stemless wine glasses, and more.

38. Family Game Night

Game on! Enjoy a family night in with Twister, Candyland, Pie Face, Yahtzee, Connect 4, and Jenga.

39. Little Bookworm

A Library Card Tote Bag and 2 books from Kinder Haus Toys.

40. For Mom 

A 60 minute massage, stretch, or facial at Massage Envy, and a Beautycounter Spa Package. 

35. Mother’s Day Basket

Have a bright morning with a gift card to Tupelo Honey and a florist gift certificate (also includes everything you need to make Mom breakfast in bed).

41. Father’s Day Basket

A gift card to Citizen Burger and all supplies necessary to create the perfect man cave. 

42. Fiesta!

Everything you need for your fiesta, including a $50 gift card to District Taco.

43. Unleash Your Inner Picasso

Summer camp gift certificate at the Arlington Arts Center.

44. Chocoholic

A $25 gift card to Artisan Confections, a chocolate lovers mug, and more chocolate!  

45. Bubbly for Bridges

Say cheers with Bridges Champagne Glasses and a bottle of champagne.

46. Coffee With Christian Dorsey

A cup of coffee and a chat with Christian Dorsey, Arlington County Board Chair.


Auction Items Generously Donated By

5 Wits



Arlington Arts Center

Arlington Independent Media

Arlington Promotional Products

Army-Navy Country Club

Artisan Confections

Ballston BID

Bellaluxe Lash Studio

Casual Adventure



Citizen Burger

Congressional School

Christian Dorsey

DC United 

Dirt Farm Brewery


District Taco


Earth Treks Climbing and Fitness

Great Country Farms

Groundworks Farm

Kendra Scott Jewelry 

Kimberly’s Corporate Catering

Kinder Haus Toys

Lebanese Taverna

Little Theatre of Alexandria 


Massage Envy 

Mind the Mat

Orangetheory Fitness Clarendon

Palette 22

Pinecrest Golf

Potomac Riverboat

Punchbowl Social

Residence Inn Rosslyn

The Ritz-Carlton, Tysons Corner

Signature Theatre

Spark Yoga

Sushi Zen

The Teal Center

Tupelo Honey

Union Street Public House


Washington Nationals 

Wine and Design Alexandria


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