Auction Details

Guests at A Vintage Affair  enjoy bidding on a Live & Silent Auction! Some of the exceptional Silent and Live Auction items for A Vintage Affair 2017 include:

  • Banfi Winery: Assortment of a 12 bottle case of wines from the Castello Banfi Portfolio
  • Box for Bruno Mars “24k Magic” World Tour Concert: Enjoy a box at Verizon Center for 20 people on Saturday, September 30, 2017
  • Joe’s Seafood, Prime Steak & Stone Crab – Private Room for 10: Plan a special evening at Joe’s Seafood, Prime Steak and Stone Crab.  Dine in a private party room for up to 10 guests.   Includes up to $1,000.00 of food and wine credit with the full menu available.
  • Four Tickets to iHeart Media Jingle Ball DC & Backstage Tour: Looking for a very special holiday activity? Go to this year’s Jingle Ball DC!  Your four tickets also include a backstage tour! This annual holiday concert brings together top recording artists once a year in this not-to-be missed event.
  • Virginia Vines and Wines Gourmet Experience: A Day at DuCard Vineyards: Experience the winegrowing process up close and in style with this tour, wine tasting and gourmet lunch for 18 people, including group limo transportation to and from the DC area.
  • A Week Stay at a Kiawah Island Home
  • Four Nights at the Four Seasons Resort in Bora Bora
  • A Year of Fine Dining
  • Dinner for 10 with wine at Ridgewells
  • DC Taste Cocktail Party for 25
  • Seven-day River Cruise
  • Two passes for a taping of ” Pardon the Interruption” with Tony Kornheiser & Michael Wilbon
  • Autographed Sports Memorabilia, including jerseys signed by Jerry Rice & John Wall
  • Four Orchestra Seats for ” The Sound of Music at the Kennedy Center 

Mobile Bidding

The Board of Visitors is excited to have mobile bidding again for the Silent Auction of A Vintage Affair. You will be able to participate in the auction even if you cannot join us for the event! The auction will be accepting bids starting at noon on Monday, April 24th and continuing until 8:45pm Saturday, April 29th.

Our Live Auction will be available on-line for preview only. If you are unable to bid in person, you may arrange for proxy bidding by emailing Diana Wright at, no later than 5:00 pm on Saturday, April 29th.

Follow the Mobile Bidding Directions below to complete your registration, qualify to preview both the Live and Silent Auctions, and start bidding on the Silent Auction. Please share these directions with your guests and friends who may want to bid even though they cannot attend the event.

Please remember to bring your smartphone Saturday evening. If for some reason you don’t, no worries–we will have bid assistants at the event ready to help you place your bid!

Please don’t hesitate to contact us if you have any questions or concerns.

A Vintage Affair 2017 Silent & Live Auctions – Mobile Bidding Directions

Welcome to our A Vintage Affair 2017 Auction Preview and Mobile Bidding registration! Thanks to the generosity of many donors, we are pleased to present a phenomenal auction.

First time online bidder? Simply follow these instructions:

  1. Click this link to register
  2. Enter your contact and payment information into the appropriate fields
  3. You will receive a confirmation e-mail and text message with a link to the Silent Auction page where you can browse and place bids. Live Auction items will be available for preview only.

For more details on the mobile bidding process, please visit our About Mobile Bidding page on the auction website

If you have already received an e-mail from 501 Auctions confirming your existing profile, please do not register again. Click the link in the e-mail that was sent to you to access your profile.

Please share the registration link with your friends, family and colleagues who may want to bid even though they cannot attend the event.

We look forward to seeing you this Saturday at The Watergate Hotel! If you have any questions, please contact Cheryl Weiner at or Live Auction Co-Chair, Diana Wright at to place a proxy bid.