LIVE AND SILENT AUCTIONS
The Life Is A Wave Live/Silent Auction features a variety of fabulous vacation packages, custom, limited-edition surfboards from the most talented shapers, top-of-the-line wetsuits, one-of-a-kind art you won’t find anywhere else, photography from the best surf photographers in the industry, and more! All proceeds will go to Save The Waves Coalition's environmental programs.
8:00pm - 8:30pm - Live Auction
The Live Auction will begin promptly at 8pm. Please plan to arrive in time to register for the auction before the Live Auction begins.
5:30pm - 9:15pm - Silent Auction
The Silent Auction will close at 915pm sharp, so be sure to get your bids in before the auction closes!
A PREVIEW OF THE GOODS…
Limited Edition Endless Summer Longboard Package- Robert August classic 9’6” limited edition Wingnut Model longboard, signed by both Robert August and Wingnut – only four boards made of its kind; private surf session for two with Wingnut himself; deluxe wine tasting for four people at Longboard Vineyards. Generously donated by Longboard Vineyards and Wingnut.
Hawaii Billabong “Off-The-Wall” Package- 4 nights/5 days at the exclusive Billabong Off-The-Wall House + 6 roundtrip flights to Hawaii from the continental U.S. Generously donated by Billabong.
Marc Andreini 7’9” Surfboard- One-of-a-kind Andreini surfboard, 7'9" stringerless "Vaquero" single-fin, with beautiful custom artwork from Serena Mitnik-Miller. Ferrari, Lamborghini, Andreini. Generously donated by Andreini Surfboards and Serena Mitnik-Miller.
9’2” Meyerhoffer Longboard- 9'2" Meyerhoffer II Longboard from the innovative designer Thomas Meyerhoffer OR custom Meyerhoffer shape by Thomas, whichever the winning bidder prefers. Generously donated by Meyerhoffer.
VIP “Outside Lands” Package– Two 3-Day VIP passes to Outside Lands Festival, Gift Set of 4 Seasonal/Flavored Vodkas, Beach Chalet Gift Certificate, Town car transportation for 2 to and from Outside Lands on Saturday, Aug 11th. A package with generous donations by Another Planet Entertainment, Hanger One Vodka, Beach Chalet Brewery and Restaurant, and Giant Reef Limo.
Velo Vino Winery Package– 2 Night/3 day stay at Cold Springs in beautiful Napa Valley for up to 6 people and private wine tasting at the exclusive Velo Vino Winery, the Clif Family Winery Estate Vineyard. Generously donated by Clif Bar.
6’5” Fletcher Chouinard Rocket Sled Surfboard – enough said. Generously donated by FCD Surfboards.
Entropy 6’0” Flying Fish Surfboard- with bamboo deck, parabolic stringer, and made with Entropy's unique bio-resin. Generously donated by Entropy Surfboards.
Surfboard by Las Olas, local Sunset Shapers surfshop. Generously donated by Las Olas Surboards.
5’10” Phase One Epoxy Fish. Generously donated by Phase One Surfboards.
Limited Edition 9’0” Formula One "Protect and Surf" Pearson Arrow Longboard with Save The Waves artwork. Generously donated by Pearson Arrow Surfboards.
5’10” Channel Islands “Neck Beard” Shortboard. Generously donated by Channel Islands Surfboards.
Limited Edition 5'8" Ocean Amoeba Homegrown Surfboard. Generously donated by Nef Espino of Homegrown Surfboards.
Electra "Blue Beauty" Custom Beach Cruiser. Generously donated by the Family Cycling Center.
Patagonia R3 or R4 Hooded Wetsuit in your size. Generously donated by Patagonia.
O’Neill SuperFreak 4/3 Wetsuit in your size. Generously donated by O'Neill Wetsuits.
Mens XCEL Drylock 4/3 Fullsuit in your size. Generously donated by XCEL Wetsuits.
Womens Infiniti X-Zip 4/3 Fullsuit in your size. Generously donated by XCEL Wetsuits.
Mens Isurus 4-3 Hooded Wetsuit in your size. Generously donated by Isurus Wetsuits.
Matuse 4-3-2 Wetsuit (Mens or Womens) from the fall line in your size. Generously donated by Matuse Wetsuits.
Stunning Prints by Sean Davey. Generously donated by Sean Davey Photography.
Framed Prints by Anthony Ghiglia. Generously donated by Anthony Ghiglia Photography.
Nicholas Vitale “Wave Chaos” Painting. Generously donated by Nicholas Vitale.
Wolfgang Bloch Limited Edition Framed Print. Generously donated by Wolfgang Bloch.
Framed Prints by Ryan Craig. Generously donated by Ryan Craig.
Art Gimbel Mavericks Framed Photographs. Generously donated by Art Gimbel.
Jeff Parry Framed Photography. Generously donated by Jeff Parry.
Chris Clemente Photography. Generously donated by Chris Clemente.
Framed Print by Will Henry. Generously donated by Will Henry.
Resin art by Vince Brogolio. Generously donated by Vince Brogolio.
Painting by Shay Sayre. Generously donated by Shay Sayre.
Llewellyn Ludlow "Low Tide, Big Swell" Painting. Generously donated by Lewellyn Ludlow.
“Marin Getaway” Travel Package- Two-night stay at Bolinas house for six people, SUP and wetsuit rental at 2-mile surf shop, Dinner at Left Bank Brasserie ($100 gift card) . A package with donations from Jim and Anne Mott, 2-Mile Surf Shop, and Left Bank Brasseries.
Sigal Gerber Jewelry. Generously donated by Sigal Gerber Fine Jewelry.
Bartending at Your Own Party!- Bartending service for you and your friends, along with tequila from Peligroso Tequila and vodka from Hangar One Vodka. Generously donated by The Craft Custom Cocktails.
Wine Tasting at Random Ridge, Sonoma County Travel Package. Generously donated by Bill Hawley of Random Ridge Vineyard.
"Go Big at the Giants Game" Package- One night at the Hotel Vitale, two Club Level tickets- Giants vs Dodgers, Sunday July 29th, dinner and beers at 21st Amendment, and limo service for the night. Generous donations from the Hotel Vitale, Jay Drake, 21st Amendment Brewery and Restaurant, and Giant Reef Limo.
"SF Staycation” Package- One night stay and breakfast Cavallo Point, Sailing Excursion on the Aphrodite, dinner for two at Michael Mina ($200 gift certificate). Generous donations by Cavallo Point, Jeff Mendelsohn, and Michael Mina.
“Relax and Unwind in SF" Package- One night stay at the Intercontinental Mark Hopkins Hotel, 90-minute massage and yoga class at International Orange, dinner at Namu Gaji Restaurant ($100 gift certificate), drinks and appetizers at District Wine Bar ($50 gift certificate). Generous donations by the Intercontinental Hotel, International Orange, Namu Gaji Restaurant, and District Wine Bar.
“Live Music in SF” Package- One night at the Phoenix Hotel, 2 VIP Tix to J Boog & Katchafire Mezzanine on 6/28, Dinner at Ironside ($50 gift certificate). Generous donations by the Phoenix Hotel, Ironside Restaurant, and Earshot Entertainment.
"Santa Cruz Wine, Dine, and Relax” Package- One night at Villa Montagne in the Santa Cruz mountains, wine tasting for two at the Santa Cruz Experience, dinner at the Hindquarter, one-hour tub and sauna at the Tea House Spa, tickets to the Nickelodeon Theatre. Generous donations by the Villa Motagne, Santa Cruz Experience, Hindquarter Bar and Grille, Tea House Spa, and the Nickelodeon Theatre.
"Santa Cruz on the Water” Package- One night at the Dream Inn Hotel, sailing for four on the Chardonnay, SUP rental for two from the SUP Shack, dinner at Akira Sushi. Generous donations by the Dream Inn Hotel, Chardonnay Sailing Charters, SUP Shack, and Akira Sushi.
"Santa Cruz Symphony and the Sea” Package- One night at the Pacific Blue Inn, kayak Rental for two at the Kayak Connection, SUP rental and instruction from Angulo Designs, two tickets to the Santa Cruz County Symphony, and two tickets to any two tickets to any play during the 2012-13 season at Shakespeare Santa Cruz. Generous donations by the Pacific Blue Inn, the Kayak Connection, Angulo Designs, Shakespeare Santa Cruz, and the Santa Cruz County Symphony.
Tahoe Package- Two night stay at a beautiful condo in Squaw Valley, private plane tour around Lake Tahoe, Mountain Hardware Men's M Kepler Jacket, Women's M Trinity Jacket. Generous donations by Paul Kirkland, Tal Fletcher, and Mountain Hardware.
Costanoa Package in Pescadero, CA- Two night stay in a Pine Village Bungalow at the Costanoa Resort, spa treatment for two, and a two for one voucher at the fabulous Cascade Restaurant. Generously donated by Costanoa Resort.
Monterey Wildlife Package- One night stay at the Monterey Plaza Hotel and tickets to the Monterey Bay Aquarium. A package with generous donations from Monterey Plaza Hotel and the Monterey Bay Aquarium.
RVCA Shopping $500 Spree + art. Generously donated by RVCA.
“Escape to Laguna” Travel Package- One night stay at the charming La Casa del Camino, dinner at House of Big Fish and Ice Cold Beer. A package with contributions from La Casa del Camino and House of Big Fish and Ice Cold Beer.
Mounted Print by Nick Allen. Generously donated by Nick Allen.
OluKai Shoes - Family 4 Pack Footwear of Your Choice. Generously donated by OluKai.
5 Private Pilates Lessons from Auralia Holistic Fitness. Generously donated by Auralia Holistic Fitness.
Two bottles of wine and tasting for two people at Scribe Winery in Sonoma County. Generously donated by Scribe Winery.
Awesome Patagonia Gear. Generously donated by Patagonia.
Sector 9 Skateboard, signed Shelter DVD, signed Thicker Than Water DVD. Generous donations by Sector 9 Skateboards and Chris Malloy.
Quiksilver Travel Package and two night stay in the Surfers Dream House- Set of top-end Quiksilver suitcases and two night stay in a two bedroom beach front house in Costa Rica, overlooking the secluded beaches and incredible surf of Playa Negra on the Guanacaste Coast in Playa Negra for up to 4 people in Costa Rica House. Generously donated by Quiksilver and CR Surf Travel Company.
Signed Jack O’Neill Biographical Book. Generously donated by O'Neill.
Boxed Set of Thicker Than Water. Generously donated by Chris Malloy.
Santa Cruz WSR Package– Hoodie, SC Booklets, Hotline $100 gift certificate, Three Surfboard Rentals and Wetsuits from John Mel. Generous donations by Hotline and John Mel.
Style Your Life Package- $100 gift certificate and private shopping/styling evening at Marmalade Boutique, Three Bottles of Tower 15 Wine, and Santa Cruz Seaglass Earrings, 2-hour Residential Consultation from Michael Merrill Design Studio. Generous donations by Marmalade Boutique, Tower 15 Winery, Santa Cruz Seaglass, and Michael Merrill Design Studio.
Arbor Longboard, signed Shelter DVD, signed Thicker Than Water DVD. Generous donations by Arbor Longboard and Chris Malloy.
Art by Andy Davis. Generously donated by Andy Davis.
Art by Forever Stoked. Generously donated by Forever Stoked.
Art by David Gardner. Generously donated by David Gardner.
Art by Ea Eckerman. Generously donated by Eckerman Studios.
Photography by Matt Proehl. Generously donated by Matt Proehl.
Photography by Paul Ferraris. Generously donated by Paul Ferraris.
Photography by Seth Migdail. Generously donated by Seth Migdail.
Print by Tiffany Morgan Campbell. Generously donated by Tiffany Morgan Campbell.
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