Black Tie & Tails Gala

19th Annual Black Tie & Tails Gala
Presented by MaryAnn Wright and Bob Sayles
The Dearborn Inn, 20301 Oakwood Blvd. Dearborn, MI 48124
Friday, October 25, 2019
7 p.m. to Midnight

Details to Come

The Grand Hotel on Mackinac Island
Value: $1038.98
Enjoy a one Night stay at The Grand Hotel during the 2019 season. This includes one room for two persons for one night between May 3 - June 27 or August 11 - October 27, 2019, dinner on arrival day and breakfast on departure day for two persons and a one year Family Heritage Pass to Mackinac State Historic Park.

White-Gold Paw Print Pendant
Value: $835.00
White gold pendant, a cut out of a paw print design and set with small diamonds on a white gold chain.

Ron Burns Gilcee Print "Andy's Pop World"
Value: $2,700.00
The perfect home accent for any pet lover, take home this 28" x 28" canvas limited edition giclee print "Andy's Pop World". The artist, Ron Burns, has been giving back to animal organizations for as long as he's been painting. He has been featured in Extreme MakeOver - Home Edition, CNN, Forbes, Time and InStyle. His career started by painting Shelter Dogs and then proceeded to Therapy Dogs & Service Dogs after the attacks on 9/11. Over the years, his work has supported numerous animal causes.

Donated By: Detroit Metal Works via Cheryl Good, DVM

Custom Sport Coat
Value: $950
One Custom Sport Coat and Consultation at Joshua Gold Custom Clothiers.

Detroit City Distillery Tour
Value: $355.00
Tour and Tasting Party at Detroit City Distillery for up to 15 guests. Package includes welcome cocktail, spirits tasting, history of distillation, a bottle of Gilded Age Vodka, two retro logo cocktail glasses and coasters.

Live Auction items will be available the night of the event and will not be available for pre-bidding.

Live Auction items will be available the night of the event and will not be available for pre-bidding.

University of Michigan Golf & Football
Value: $800.00
Hail to the victors! Enjoy a foursome of golf at the University of Michigan Golf Course with challenging fairways and greens placed among stately trees, plush rough and hills with a breathtaking view of the University's main campus.

Then gear up for your two tickets to the University of Michigan vs. Ohio State game in the Alumni section at Ohio Stadium on November 24, 2018 at 12PM.

Restrictions: U of M Golf Course: Expires November 2019.

One Day Polaris Adventure
Value: $3000.00
For the true adventurer at heart - enjoy your choice of a one day Polaris Adventure package for two people (ranges from snowmobiling in Yellowstone to RZR riding in the Dunes of Southern California). Travel to the trip of your choice with $1000 in airfare (in the form of a Visa gift card). For new and seasoned drivers alike, Polaris Adventures inspires possibilities. The premium network of ride and drive experiences are designed to create safe, memorable adventures for all skill levels and connect families, couples and groups with local area outfitters to ensure worry-free experiences.

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Fripp Island Beach House
Value: $4000.00
Enjoy an 8-day, 7-night stay at Heartwood, a beautiful five bedroom townhome on Fripp Island, South Carolina. Relax on Fripp's private beach, play a round of golf at one of the world's finest courses, and explore this charming seaside community.

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Restrictions: Stay is Saturday - Saturday. Some blackout dates apply. Mid-January to March is open, April is open except for the week before and after Easter, and May is open except for except for the weeks before and after Memorial Day weekend. June-September is not available.