There’s a new adventure out which encompasses all of the elegance and culinary inspiration of renowned Chez Panisse to make your next dinner party truly an event of a lifetime. After a hired car picks up you and 18 of your best friends for a scenic drive across the Golden Gate Bridge, your cares will soon begin to melt away with the laughter and carefree essence that is bliss.
Upon arrival at the infamous “Shed Panisse,” a journey of the senses will begin, and a bustling kitchen in Downtown Berkeley will be transported to whimsical coastal Bolinas. You’ll be tempted to go back for seconds, and when renowned chef and author Alice Waters is doing the cooking, it’s impossible to resist. Join Wanda Holland Greene for this most spectacular event that you won’t soon forget. Hope for leftovers...
*Must be a mutually agreed upon date in 2015
Incredible adventure! A wild ride! Don’t miss this luxury home at Weyyakin Ranch in gorgeous Sun Valley, Idaho. Four bedrooms, four and a half baths, plus $2000 airfare credit with direct flights in summer and winter from San Francisco to Sun Valley.
Development amenities include a tennis court, swimming pool, racquetball, exercise facilities, and an equestrian center. Enjoy fishing and fun in the sun on the lake in summer, and catch some powder by skiing Bald Mountain in the winter. You’ll be talking about this for years to come.
*Includes a one-week stay of six nights
One lucky Hamlin girl will shadow California’s 32nd Attorney General, Kamala Harris, for an afternoon of intrigue, power, and adventure. If you choose to accept this mission, you will attend press events, speaking appearances, policy discussion and community engagements. Following a day of keeping our fair state just, continue your mission over an afternoon lunch with Ms. Harris. You’ll find this to be a true behind-the-scenes experience with one of California’s most powerful political figures. A truly priceless adventure your daughter will remember for a lifetime.
*Must be used in either November or December 2014
The San Francisco Giants Sky Box awaits... A special ballpark adventure includes 12 tickets for six kids and six adults. Will Lou Seal come visit? Expect it. Can six of you get up close and personal with Posey, Lincecum, Sandoval, Romo, and Pagan with a field pass? Absolutely. Enjoy the game with food, beverages, and the comfort and ease of the SkyBox. "Operation Grand Slam" was never this easy or this much fun.
*Four parking passes provided to make your entrance as easy as the Giants winning two World Series itself. Date to be mutually agreed upon and this experience is open to Hamlin families only. No Dodger games; No Friday, Saturday, or Sunday games.
The South Pacific awaits. The Kohanaiki Club, on the Kona Coast, will be your home for five nights in a two bedroom hale. Golf until you have had enough, with a round for four at Kohanaiki, Nanea Golf Club and Hualalai's Nicklaus Golf Course. Throw in dinner for four at Kohanaiki and you’ve got it made. When you are ready for adventure on the high seas, let the Kohanaiki’s Adventure Team take you on a South Pacific paddle in their outrigger canoe. Spend six glorious days snorkeling, exploring coastal beach trails, and soaking in the Aloha spirit of the Big Island. Have “Q” issue you the latest jet pack and underwater infrared spy camera. You may need it. Aloha!
*Includes a one-week stay of five nights. Subject to availability.
Run, don’t walk! You won’t want to miss this incredible Chilean adventure. Five nights in Patagonia National Park for four people with guided hikes, activities, and amenities suitable for any well respected agent. At The Lodge at Valle Chacabuco, you will be surrounded by rustic elegance in your double room headquarters within the impeccably designed six-room compound. Wake each day to a delectable breakfast and head off for adventures, hikes, and unique activities. Use your afternoons to explore the future Patagonia National Park on your own or with local guides in the region. Designed and decorated in the style of historic Patagonian estancias, the intimate six-room Lodge epitomizes rustic elegance. This unique experience will afford you unparalleled access to the future Patagonia National Park, and can be yours. All yours.
*Airfare, car rental, and beverages are not included.
Give your daughter the experience of a lifetime, hanging out with three of her friends and fantastic Hamlin Head of School Wanda Holland Greene! Spend a night out on the town, and then after dinner, it’s pajama time with a bedtime story told by Mrs. Holland Greene. After a night of sweet dreams, the morning will bring a delectable breakfast cooked by Chef Robert Greene.
*Limited to two to four girls and the date must be mutually agreed upon by Wanda Holland Greene and the winning bidder.
A New York City getaway for two with Fallon, Jimmy Fallon. He’s 00-Funny and is lighting up latenight. Picture yourself making comedic history in the audience of “The Tonight Show” with a partner in crime by your side. Stroll out of NBC’s Studio 6B knowing you just watched it all go down. Go out on the town and live it up strictly NYC style. And after you think you’ve had more than enough, just place your head on the pillow at the Smythe Hotel in Tribeca, for five nights of pure luxury and adventure in Lower Manhattan. You can shop, you can dine, and you can laugh. Jay Leno not included.
*Valid until February 1, 2015 and all guests must be 16 years old and up.
The memory of this dinner will live forever in the minds of you and your lucky guests. Chef Tyler Florence and designer to the stars Ken Fulk have teamed up to bring you on a marvelous culinary adventure of opulent atmosphere and delectable flavors. Invite sixteen of your closest acquaintances to an evening of pure luxury at Ken Fulk’s Loft, where style and substance, glamour and indulgence radiate all around you.
Tyler is a 17-year veteran star of the Food Network, and he has two restaurants in the Bay Area that have received three stars from the San Francisco Chronicle: Wayfare Tavern in San Francisco and El Paseo in Mill Valley. Tyler was awarded “Restaurateur of the Year” by Wine Enthusiast Magazine in 2011, and he has written several top-selling cookbooks, made award-winning wines, and proudly serves on the board of the San Francisco-Marin Food Bank.
Independently trained and working exclusively by referral, interior designer Ken Fulk has spent the last 15 years developing long-lasting relationships with clients throughout the United States and abroad.
Nowhere else can one create a more magical dinner party, with candles and flowers curated perfectly. Who will you choose as your guests? How will you ever decide?
*Must be a mutually agreed upon date