September 29 @ 7:00 pm
Friends of Wilkinson Center will host the 5th Annual Spirit of Taos on Saturday, September 29th from 7:00 PM to Midnight! This year’s event makes the exciting move to Scout at The Statler, located at 1914 Commerce Street, Dallas, TX 75202. The Southwestern themed soiree kicks off with a cocktail reception followed by a seated dinner featuring the culinary stylings of Chef Graham Dodds. Highlights of the evening include music by The Blake Martin Band, and a Silent Auction and Raffle with items ranging from exciting travel destinations to luxurious baubles from some of Dallas’ favorite retailers.
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SPIRIT OF TAOS – VALUE: $2,000
Experience the spirit of Taos on the perfect weekend getaway in the heart of the Enchanted Circle” in Taos, New Mexico. Enjoy luxurious two-night accommodations at the stunning Blake Hotel, located in the center of the newly revitalized Taos Ski Valley. You will be steps away from the start of your bluebird ski day on Taos Mountain. Not skiers? Explore the amazing hiking trails to Williams Lake in the spring or fall. After you spend the day on the mountain, walk on over to the Hotel St. Bernard for a delicious dinner by Chef Jean Mayer. Go to Taos in style with a Memories of the Mimbres necklace designed by local Taos jewelry designer Claire L. Haye of Claireworks Gallery. Add a piece of Taos to your mantle with your one-of-a-kind vase by Scott Carlson as well. Top it off with 25,000 Southwest Airlines’ miles and your enchanted weekend will be complete!
ROCKY MOUNTAIN RETREAT – VALUE: $3,500
Grab your family and friends and head west to this exquisitely redone Colorado Classic ski home in Breckenridge for four nights, April 3-7, 2019. The home is perfectly located on the edge of town with hiking trails outside the back door and Main Street just a mile and a half away. Hit the slopes, hike a 14,000’ peak, stroll into the historic town and quaint shops, enjoy the breathtaking Peak 10 views from the large sunny deck, play pool in the media room or relax in the hot-tub. This beautiful 5 bedroom, 4 bathroom home has it all and sleeps 18!
THESE BOOTS ARE MADE FOR WALKIN’ – VALUE: $700
Your choice of women’s or men’s handmade cowboy boots from CITY Boots (existing styles only). CITY Boots, known for their clean lines, rich leathers, durability and comfort are Texas-designed, top shelf boots, handmade in old Mexico. The family-owned factory run by the fourth generation boot makers combines nearly 100 years of tradition with the highest quality craftsmanship and materials.
PUTTIN’ ON THE RITZ – VALUE: $1,300
Enjoy a romantic staycation including a one-night stay in deluxe accommodations at the luxurious Ritz Carlton Dallas, two 50-minute spa treatments of your choice, dinner for two at Doc B’s Fresh Kitchen, two tickets to an AT&T Performing Arts Center Broadway show and the use of a new 2019 Sewell Lexus ES350 or a 2019 Sewell Lexus RX350 for the weekend.
LA GETAWAY WITH THE STARS – VALUE: PRICELESS
Enjoy two VIP Green Room Passes to a live taping of Jimmy Kimmel Live! The Jimmy Kimmel Live VIP Green Room, adjacent to the dressing rooms for all the talent, is an exclusive Hollywood lounge experience with an open wine and beer bar, delicious food, a photo booth and several flat screens so you and your guest will enjoy all the fun and excitement of watching a live taping without the restrictions of sitting in a studio audience. As a Green Room VIP guest, you will also have the privilege of attending any show concerts. This package includes 50,000 American Airlines’ miles to use as you please.