Get fit with a one-month athletic membership at Studio Fitness plus two personal training sessions. Next, get a full highlight and deep conditioner treatment with Montana at Craft Salon, followed by a two-day fresh and delicious juice intensive cleanse from Juice Girl. Ditch the saturated fat and pick up some delicious artisanal olive oil from Olive & Vine. Visit Dr. Angela Sturm for botox & filler services and book three microdermabrasion treatments with Marie at InSPAration. Document your transformation to a healthier, happier you with a personal photo shoot and prints from Only Once Images.
Total Value: $3,870
Starting bid: $400
Spend ten days in the tiny village of Saint Sauvant, located in the southwestern region of France in a charming three-bedroom house complete with multiple fireplaces, a fully equipped kitchen, and absolutely gorgeous scenery. Visit the village markets for fresh, local produce, meats, breads, and cheeses. Wine and Cognac is for sale along almost every road. Take a short trip to the larger towns of Saintes or Cognac and explore medieval churches, Roman ruins, museums, restaurants, bars, and fields of sunflowers. You'll definitely need to rent a car for this French adventure but we'll help you reach your final destination with airline travel gift cards for $3000 towards airfare expenses! Relax and restore your senses in this beautiful house and countryside. Vive la France!
Total Value: $10,000
Starting Bid: $4,500
Time to get away! Dash off to Austin for a 2-night stay in the lovely vacation home of Catastrophic’s own Marianthe Perce. This 2000 square foot, three bedroom home (washer/dryer, WiFi, cable TVs, plenty of off-street parking) has an open, sunny layout with lots of space for entertaining but also provides ample privacy.
The large outdoor space is perfect for barbecues and cocktail parties or simply relaxing and lounging with a good book. While in Austin, why not take in a play from our friends and Austin’s super cool theatre company, Rude Mechanicals. Prepare for your trip with a cut & style from Cutloose and a goody bag of Bumble & Bumble styling products, then load up the car with a fabulous wine basket and delicious baked goods from Scott’s Homemade and hit the road.
Total Value: $1,145
Starting Bid: $300
We're really excited about this super cool package:
• Feast at one of of our all time favorite restaurants- Last Concert Cafe!
• Cheer for the Houston Rockets with 3 of your best pals from General Manager Daryl Morey's personal seats at the Toyota Center!
• Celebrate the Rockets' win with drinks at downtown’s Moving Sidewalk!
Total Value: $1,600
Starting Bid: $400
Experience some of the city's best art & entertainment with this magnificent package of tickets, subscriptions, and memberships! See it all yourself or share with friends and colleagues.
- Ten season tickets to The Alley Theatre plus a backstage tour and use of the board room for a private party
- Two season ticket packages to Stages Repertory Theatre's 2015/16 season
- Two season passes to Mildred's Umbrella Theatre Company
- Two passes to The Museum of Fine Arts Houston + MFAH Gift shop gift card
- A Family membership to Lawndale Art Center
- Four ticket package to Main Street Theater’s regular season
- Four fabulous autographed books from Inprint
- A Contemporary Arts Museum Houston Family Membership + Catalogue
- Concert tickets to Mercury’s 2016-2017 season at the Wortham Center
- Two tickets to The Catastrophic Theatre's Tamarie For President (Greatest Hits, Volume 2) Underwriters' Dress Rehearsal and Party
- A Kelley Devine original print
Total Value: $3,019
Starting Bid: $500
Grab twenty of your favorite whiskey enthusiasts and head over to Yellow Rose Distilling, Houston’s first legal distillery and tasting room in the Houston City Limits, for an educational tour and tasting. What’s the saying? “Bourbon before Wine, always feel fine”? Follow up your distillery lesson with an evening of wine at Camerata. Refine your palette with a class in wine pairings (don’t worry, you don’t have to spit it all out).
Your curriculum goes well beyond libations. It’s time to get physical with five private pilates lessons from Pilates Houston, eight crossfit classes at Rig Dog Crossfit, a gift card to Urban Movement, and four Beginner’s Tap Lessons from Catastrophic’s Tamarie Cooper!
Continued studies includes four hours of Conversational Spanish lessons with Marie Boswell Tutoring and one Studio Art Glass of your choosing at The Glassell School.
Total Value: $1,610
Starting Bid: $300
This one goes out to all the Lovely Ladies!
The fun starts with a shopping trip at the oh so chic Baanou. Pair your new fashionable apparel with a JulieBeth handbag “Bridesmaid” clutch from the 2016 Resort Collection. Next, invite nine of your closest friends to a one-of-a-kind Brow Party by Edward Sanchez Cosmetics. Your eyebrows will never look so beautiful! Celebrate your chic new look with a sumptuous feast for four at Reef.
Total Value: $ 5,900
Starting Bid: $500
Elegant Occasions Private Catered Dinner
Chef Ricky Arredondo and Elegant Occasions will cater a Superhero themed Private Dinner Party for Eight in the comfort of your home. The delicious and entertaining menu will feature signature cocktails, wine, appetizers,and a Family-style dinner. Ricky is a fabulous chef. You and your guests are indeed in for a Super Powered evening!
Total Value: $1350
Starting bid: $200
Kyle, Tamarie, and a Bucket of Chicken
It has become fashionable for the artistic staff of arts organizations to attend an elegant private dinner at the home of a lucky auction winner. Catastrophic is following a similar trend but in our own unique style:
Catastrophic favorites Kyle Sturdivant and Tamarie Cooper will show up at your house with buckets of fried chicken, a case of beer, and their prized dvd collection of The Golden Girls. Brace yourself for a truly magical evening.
Total Value: Priceless
Starting Bid: $100