• Thursday, Dec. 7th, 2017 Christmas Gala Auction
     Items & Sponsors

    6 pm - 10 pm at  The 1927 Lake Lure Inn & Spa


  • A Huge Thanks To This Year's Sponsors!


    Hickory Nut Gorge Level

  •   Rumbling Bald Level



    ​Corporate Office - Asheville                                                                        Lake Lure Office - Lynn Weaver

  • Rocky Broad River Level

    Bill & Moe Bay

  • As you grab your coat from this window coat rack, be sure to double check the map of Western North Carolina attached. Lots of places to see and things to do.  Donated by C&T.

  • Here's your opportunity to check out the Asheville skyline in a totally different way!

    2 Passes to Asheville Treetops Adventure Park 

    2 Passes  to the Asheville Zipline Canopy Tours 

    Donated by Sarah Dickson, The Adventure Center of Asheville

  • Navitat Canopy Adventure in Asheville.

    Choose between 2 World Class zipline adventures. Visit their website for all the details and you will not let yourself be outbid.   Donated by Navitat Canopy Adventure in Asheville.

  • The two walking sticks, hand craved and signed by Les Smith in the shadow of Hogback Mountain,  are a must for hiking enthusiast.  Included with the sticks are two annual tickets to Chimney Rock State Park and the Blue Ridge Parkway Vistas, A Comprehensive Identification Guide to What You See From The Many Overlooks. Donated by Chimney Rock Management .

  • Wooden Jewelry Box by Ragar and donated by Moe Bay.

  • Hand craved diorama by Doug Bowman of Chimney Rock. Titled "Rainbow, Brook and Brown Trout", this amazing wall piece measures13" x 27". 

  • 2 Tickets to the Hop On-Hop Off Trolley in Asheville

    Get a good look at Asheville on the area's most popular sightseeing tour.  Hop on the Red and White Grayline Trolley and hop off at any or all of 10 special sites.  Fun and informative narration along the way.  Donated by Grayline Trolley.

  • $100.00 towards the purchase of fireplace cleaner, any deck , dock, concrete or wood home maintenance product, soybean based paint stripper or mastic remover.  Valid till November 1, 2018. Donated by LogFinish.com.

  • Handmade and painted fan blade dragonfly donated by Pat Cook.  Add some extra color into your garden or patio. 

  • An Adventure in Hickory Nut Gorge!!!!

    Pack your comfy shoes and your camera.  Oh, and your pajamas, too.  The lucky bidder for this adventure is going to spend the night at the cozy Carter Lodge overlooking the Rocky Broad River, admission for 2 to Chimney Rock State Park, lunch for 2 at the Old Rock Café in Chimney Rock Village and a tour for 2 on the Lake Lure Tour Boat.    Donated by Joe and Linda Carter, Carter Lodge, Mary Jeager-Gale, Chimney Rock Management and Sonja Ledford, Lake Lure Tours. 

  • This gift basket has been generously donated by the Biltmore Company in Asheville. The basket includes 2 complimentary daytime tickets, a Biltmore guidebook, wines and various Biltmore food items.  Donated by Peggy Dalman, Biltmore Estates.

  • 2 Grand Stand tickets to the May 27,2018 Coca-Cola 600 Nascar race at the Charlotte Motor Speedway.

    Tickets were donated by Cabarrus County Convention and Visitor's Bureau. 

  • 27"x27" Wooden Barn Quilt.  Center square features Hickory Nut Gorge view from the Lake.  Frame made out of repurposed Red Barn wood.  Hand-made and donated by Chrys Hardy.

  • Tickets for 8 to Grandfather Mountain

    To have a great time at Grandfather Mountain, simply outbid your friends.  You can be crossing the Swinging Bridge, walking trails and seeing animals in their natural habitat.

    Enjoy!  Donated by Harris Prevost, Grandfather Stewardship Foundation.