Just released! Hootenanny Silent Auction Items!

Check out our amazing selection of silent auction items, and plan out your bidding strategy now!
Many thanks to all of the wonderful local businesses and organizations who contributed to this effort!

A1: Handcrafted New Orleans Charm from Heather Elizabeth Designs- Sterling Silver streetcar earrings
Bidding starts at $20

A2: Beasts of the Southern Wild from Court 13 - Beasts of the Southern Wild poster and DVD signed by director Benh Zeitlin. Bidding starts at $40

A3: Feed Your Soul! from Cafe Reconcile- Enjoy great New Orleans classic dishes and support an incredible youth organization with $50 for lunch at Cafe Reconcile. Bidding starts at $20

A4: A Smooth Ride from Dashing Bicycles- Ride in style and grace after a tune up from Dashing Bicycles. Bidding starts at $20

A6: Get Yer Oysters! from Drago's- Kit includes 3 dozen fresh Louisiana raw oysters, 1 pint charbroiling sauce, 1 pint charbroiling cheese, 36 aluminum cooking shells and New Orleans style French bread. Bidding starts at $30

A7: Pizza, Bella from Ancora- $75 Gift Certificate to Ancora Bidding starts at $30

A8: From the Hearth from Primitivo- $75 Gift Card to Primitivo Bidding starts at $30

A9: Avoiding Burnout Workshop for Women from Gowland LLC- Learn to develop the strategies and balance to pursue your professional goals while avoiding burnout at this workshop for women from 1-2:30pm on March 26th. Bidding starts at $30

A10: Shape up! from Cypress Fitness- Get fit with a starter pack from Cypress Fitness. Includes 8 group classes plus 3 personal training sessions. Bidding starts at $35

A11: Bold & Brilliant from DesJardins Jewelry- 16" turquoise heishi with turquoise pendant and sterling findings Bidding starts at $35

A12: Spring into Spring from Pistil & Stamen Flower Farm & Studio- 4 weeks of fresh flowers (4 bouquets, for pick-up) starting April 8th. Pickup only, Friday or Saturday of each week (8am - 5pm) at Arrow Cafe in the French Quarter. Bidding starts at $35

A13: Dine, Rock, n' Bowl. from Ye Olde College Inn/ Rock N Bowl- $25 at Ye Olde College Inn + Admission for 2 people to Rock N Bowl including bowling shoes and 2 drinks Bidding starts at $35

A14: Come Play! from Louisiana Children's Museum- Explore and play at the Louisiana Children's Museum! This Family II Membeship admits 5 poeple for up to a year. Bidding starts at $35

A15: Lettuce Party from City Greens -  Bidding starts at $10

B1: Books & Buzz from Maple Street Book Shop + PJ's Coffee of New Orleans- Basket of love from PJ's coffee and book from Maple Street Book Shop Bidding starts at $40

B2: The Churrasco Experience from Fogo de Chao Brazilian Steakhouse- "Dinner for two" certificate. Experience Brasilian churrascaria on the famed Canal Street of New Orleans. Bidding starts at $40

B3: Pass the Lasagna Dip! from Perrin's Restaurant- $100 gift card to Perrin's---a casual gem with great eats tucked away in Harahan. Bidding starts at $40

B4: Marigny Reverie from The Franklin Restaurant- $100 gift card to The Franklin, a bistro-inspired, classic neighborhood spot Bidding starts at $40

B5: Twerk It, Work It from Dancing Grounds - For any 10 evening or morning classes at Dancing Grounds Bidding starts at $40

B6: Arnaud's Creole Classic from Arnaud's - Enjoy classic creole cuisine in the heart of the french quarter with sauce, mustard and brunch for 2 at the famous Arnaud's. Bidding starts at $40

B7: Fleur de Tease from - Feelin saucy? - These 2 VIP tickets for the April Fleur de Tease show, complete with a pair of gloves, panties, and fishnets are sure to please. Bidding starts at $40

B8: Sculpt from Body Designs Riverfront Fitness - Jumpstart to your fitness goals with two hour long personal training sessions at Body Designs Riverfront Fitness. Bidding starts at $40

B9: Parade People from Lauren J Andrews - Take a piece of the Treme home with this original watercolor by local artist Lauren J. Andrews. Bidding starts at $40

B10: Fais do do from Harold Bernard - Experience a true Cajun evening on a dancing trip out to Lafayette  with Zydeco expert Harold Bernard Bidding starts at $40

B11: Uptown Fit Fix from Uptown Athletic Club - 3 Month Gym Membership at Uptown Athletic Club Bidding starts at $40

B12: Shall we Dance? from Dance Quarter - Take a course in dancing at Dance Quarter. From swing to salsa, tango to dance fitness, Dance Quarter has something for everyone. If you can walk, you can dance! Bidding starts at $40

B13: Alons Danser! from Harold Bernard - Take next year's Hootenanny by storm! Learn Cajun/Zydeco from our favorite expert-- Harold Bernard! Bidding starts at $40

B14: BERG and Burgers from Big Easy Rollergirls + Bud's Broiler - City Park- Let the good times roll with this voucher for 4 Big Easy Rollergirls home games at the Lakefront Arena and a $50 gift certificate to Bud's Broiler City Park Bidding starts at $45

B15: Louisana Print Duo from Shaun Aleman - Celebrate the unique culture and heritage of Southeast Louisiana in your home with these two prints by local artist Shaun Aleman Bidding starts at $45

B16: Beethoven's Fifth Encore from Louisiana Philharmonic Orchestra - Enjoy Beethoven's masterpiece with 2 tickets to the LPO concert titled Beethoven's Fifth Encore Performance, on Sunday, May 15 at 2:30 pm at the Orpheum Theatre. Bidding starts at $45

B17: Do Whatcha Wanna! from The Howlin Wolf - Move ya body with this voucher for free admission for 4 to any Rebirth Brass Band event at the Howlin' Wolf. Bidding starts at $50

B18: Your Personal Fitness Guru from Lawless Personal Training- Four complimentary training sessions: resistance training, calisthenics, functional training, HIIT, and more. Bidding starts at $50

B19: Incredible Chefs and Great Company from Dinner Lab - Join the most exclusive and exquisite foodie club with a one-year Dinner Lab Membership. Bidding starts at $50

B20: Namaste, Y'all! from Reyn Studios - Find your inner light with a 10 Class Pass to Reyn Studios Bidding starts at $55

B21: Galatoire's New Tradition from Galatoire's "33" Bar and Steak - Take in Old New Orleans traditions with a $100 Gift Certificate to Galatoire's "33" Bar and Steak. Bidding starts at $55

B22: Refresh and Restore from Nola Pilates + Keith Noonan Salon - Reset with a specialty fitness class package at Nola Pilates and Xtend Barre, and services from Keith Noonan Salon. Bidding starts at $65

B23: Swing Swing! from Kerry Genese - Swing dance lessons Bidding starts at $60

C1: New Orleans Art Trio from Pamela Marquis Studio - 3 original acrylic paintings on salvaged slate: Roman Candy, Beignets, Streetcar Bidding starts at $80

C2: Surf's Up! from City Surf Fitness - 10 classes at City Surf Fitness on Magazine Street. Improve your balance, agility, core strength, all while having fun on our instability surfboards. Bidding starts at $80

C3: Local Food, Local Music from The Howlin' Wolf + The Franklin Restaurant - Free admission for 4 to any Howlin' Wolf Event + $100 gift card to The Franklin Bidding starts at $90

C4: Baby and Me from Bayou Baby Bites + Surface Beauty - Treat the new mom in your life to $75 worth of fresh local baby food, a Family membership to the Louisiana Children's Museum, and a deep cleansing exfoliating facial for smoother, softer skin. Bidding starts at $100

C5: La Boca y El Baile from Annie Gibson + Adolfo Garcia's La Boca - Have a taste of Latin flavors with Latin dance lessons and a $150 gift card to La Boca Bidding starts at $100

C6: Elegance & Style from Amy Conway -  Bidding starts at $100

C7: Holistic Health Package from Valerie Viosca Acupuncture + Maypop Community Herb Shop- Introductory two hour acupuncture visit and wellness check + 6 tincture and tea blends created by herbalists at Maypop Herb Shop. Great start to an herbal medicine kit to support your health year round! Bidding starts at $115

C8: NOJO Mojo from New Orleans Jazz Orchestra- Two VIP tickets to the April 23rd performance of the Dee Dee Bridgewater Stage Dedication including reserved priority seats, valet parking, arrival cocktail, premium bottle of wine, commemorative digital photo, and a post-concert dessert and sparking wine Bidding starts at $120

C9: Taste the Town from Fogo de Chao Brazilian Steakhouse, Adolfo Garcia's High Hat, Perrin's Restaurant, Mizado Cocina- Try a little of everything! Dinner for 2 at Fogo de Chao, $75 to Adolfo Garcia's High Hat, $100 to Perrin's Restaurant, and $50 to Mizado Cocina Bidding starts at $130

C10: Splish Splash! from Love Swimming- 1/2 off swim party, 4 free Aquafit classes, googles, dive toys, rubber ducks, youth & adult tees. Bidding starts at $130

C11: Dinner and a Show from The Civic Theater + Besh Restaurant Group - Class up your downtown date night with two VIP tickets to any show at the Civic Theatre and a $100 Gift Card to Johnny Sanchez. Bidding starts at $160

C12: Oma's Love from Erika Bosse - Hand crochet throw lovingly made by "Oma", one of Grow Dat's favorite grandmothers! Bidding starts at $200

C13: Money Matters from The Audubon Group at Morgan Stanley - A written financial plan that addresses your retirement goals, education expenses, investment objectives and estate planning needs, tailored by the Audubon Group at Morgan Stanley. Bidding starts at $300

C14: Coconut Volley Folly from Coconut Beach - Get your team together and be ready to play! Free registration for one, six-person volleyball league team - including a $50 bar tab for your team to enjoy. Leagues last (9) weeks. Bidding starts at $170

C15: Andy Levin Photograph from Andy Levin -  Bidding starts at $80

C16: The New Movement Theatre Improv Class from -  Bidding starts at $90

And don't miss our Uncommon Auction - a live auction at 8:45 on the dance floor!

All the excitement of an auction with the equity of a raffle!

At 8:45 on Friday, join us on the dance floor for our Uncommon Auction to help us raise money to hire youth to grow food for our city. Similar to a regular auction in that everyone can bid, different from a regular auction in that a bid of any amount can win!

All bids will be entered in to a raffle to win a two-hour adult bowling party at Fulton Alley for 16-20 people! Package includes two lanes of bowling, shoe rental, nonalcoholic beverages, unlimited beer and wine bar package, and two house snacks! Value of $1,250!