Live Auction

The following items will be available during a live auction on March 1, 2018 at the Bishop Walker School 10th Anniversary Annual Dinner at Washington National Cathedral:

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Averill's Flathead Lake Lodge Fall Getaway 
in Bigfork, Montana

​Description: Pack your saddle bags for the ultimate Montana experience at the incomparable Averill's Flathead Lodge. This isn't just any dude ranch; they offer the widest selection of family fun, recreational activities, and sports for an all-inclusive rate of any ranch in America. Each day offers an abundance of activities for every age. Whether you're interested in spending the morning on horseback and the afternoon sailing on the lake, the day is yours, and there are more than enough options for the whole family. Quite simply, Flathead Lake Lodge offers the ultimate fun family vacation with unlimited horse and water recreation for kids and adults. Airfare from DC to Kalispell is included.

Available dates:
 June 10-17 (for a family of four), August 19-26 (for a family of four), and September 2-6 (for couples)
Donor: Averill's Flathead Lodge; Airfare provided by KI Concerts


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Washington Nationals Ticket Package

Description: The winner of this auction is entitled to eight field passes to batting practice, eight Norfolk Southern Club tickets, and two parking passes to a mutually agreed upon 2018 Washington Nationals regular season 7:05 pm home game. The winner also receives a baseball signed by back-to-back Cy Young Award winning pitcher Max Scherzer.

Washington Nationals Dream Foundation


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Half Moon Resort Jamaican Vacation

Description: With this vacation package, two guests enjoy seven days/eight nights in a Junior Suite OR two adults and two children (12 years and under) enjoy four days/three nights in a two bedroom Royal Suite. Enjoy a delicious complimentary breakfast and dinner each day. Half Moon's extensive facilities include the largest award-winning spa oasis in Jamaica, an 18-hole par 72 championship golf course, our own equestrian center with 28 horses, the Sugar Mill, awarded Jamaica's best restaurant, and three additional restaurants.

 Reservation is subject to space availability between April 21 and December 19, 2018. Blackout dates may apply during holidays and special events.
Donor: Steuart Investment Company and Half Moon Resort


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Susan Gage Catered Dinner for 8 with Beer and Wine 

Description: For over 20 years, Susan Gage has catered the best parties in town. Leave the planning and cooking to someone else, and enjoy your own dinner party by treating yourself to a seated dinner for three hours with 8 guests. Wine and beer are included. Let Susan and her team whip up the menu, pour the wine, and take out the trash. The perfect evening is waiting for you with a level of quality unmatched in Washington!

Susan Gage Caterers



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Golf and Tennis Getaway at the Tryall Club  in Jamaica

Description: Imagine 2,200 acres of bewitching natural beauty where rolling hills and valleys tumble down to one and a half miles of private shoreline. Imagine too, escaping to a privately-owned villa were a professional team of staff are there to indulge your every whim and need. This is the Tryall Club, home to a lifestyle that is unique as it is different and one where classical, warm Jamaican hospitality prevails. Golf is as much a part of the Tryall Club as the magnificent villas and the ocean views. The course is integral to the Club's fabric, twisting and winding through the estate as it makes its way down to the coastline. Tennis is a way of life at the Tryall Club and has been since it opened in 1959. The Club's facilities are ranked among the finest in the Caribbean. There are nine courts, 24 pros on staff, hitting partners, and ball boys.

​Excluded dates: ​December 15 - March 31
Donor: Mrs. Joan F. Curtis

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An Evening at a Private Home in The Plains, Virginia
with Chef Ris Lacoste

Description: Imagine a blissful afternoon, evening dinner, and night in the Virginia countryside. Explore the charming village of Middleburg or the new culinary center of Marshall. Take a long dreamy afternoon walk around the farm or sit by the pool and have a drink with eight friends (for a total of 10) and the experience an exquisite gourmet dinner with wine prepared by James Beard Award nominated chef Ris Lacoste (Restaurant Ris) and spend the night with your group in an enchanted house and garden (seven bedrooms, six baths) one hour from DC in The Plains, Virginia. Dates and food details to be determined by agreement of the parties.

 Must be on a mutually agreeable date between donor and buyer
Donor: Mr.Calvert Bowie & Mr. Alex Orfinger; Chef Ris Lacoste