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Hus af Hansen Danish Smørrebrød & Aquavit Tasting for 6
Kristen & Morten Hansen
Come to the home of Morten and Kristen Hansen for a traditional Smørrebrød (Danish open face sandwiches) and Aquavit tasting. Not sure if you like aquavit and herring? Don’t worry, they will have plenty of Carlsberg beer to help wash it down. Designated drivers or taxi suggested.
Go Behind the Scenes: Meet the Mayor of SF for 4
Dive into San Francisco’s political scene with Steve Kawa, Rooftop dad and chief of staff to Mayor Ed Lee. Steve has called City Hall home for more than 20 years and he invites you to join him on a special tour only available to four lucky Rooftop Auction winners. Steve’s knowledge and wit will guarantee a memory to last a lifetime and if that wasn’t enough, you will also have the opportunity to meet Mayor Ed Lee.
Legacy Tour Wine Tasting & Box lunch for 12
Wente Family Estates
You and 11 guests will tour and taste at 3 Wente Family Estate’s tasting rooms and enjoy a box lunch in between stops. Wente Vineyards is the country’s oldest, continuously operated family-owned winery. Learn why you don’t have to head north to Napa/Sonoma to taste good wines. Livermore….really? YES, REALLY!!
Russian Family Dinner Party for 6
Stas & Jane Yurkevich
Word on the street has it that the Yurkevich household knows a thing or two about throwing a party. So what can one expect at a Russian dinner party? Pirozhki? Shashlyk? Pelmeni? And how about Vodka? But one thing is certain: at the end of the evening, you will be able to say: Приятного аппетита! pree-YAHT-nah-vah ah-pee-TEE-tah (Enjoy your meal!)
Earn serious parent-of-the-year points by buying one (or all?) of our studio visits. We have so much talent in the Bay Area and any of these studios allow you and your friends or family an up and close look at how the movies are made. So which ones can you buy at the auction? Drum ruffle: Pixar, Lucas Film, Tippett or Dream Works. So RUN, don’t walk to the bidsheets in our super silent section!
2-Hour Sailing trip on SF Bay for 5
Join experienced sailer and Rooftop dad, David Sanner, for a ride on his 34 foot Catalina. See Alcatraz, the SF Waterfront, the Bay Bridge and Treasure Island and Golden Gate. And you are bound to see some of the boats practicing for the summer’s America’s Cup! Great for families but kids must be at least elementary school age. Includes refreshments and snacks.
Fireboat Ride for 10
SF Fire Department
Isn’t this every kids’ dream come true? To ride a real fireboat? The ones that saved the ferry building in 1906 when most of SF was decimated by fire? The ones that saved the Marina from fire in ‘89? And now you and 10 of your friends can ride our beautiful bay and make memories to last a lifetime. Minimum age is 12. Each passenger age 12-17 must be accompanied by an adult on a 1 to 1 ratio.
A taste of Tuscany Dinner Party for 6
Cliff Staton & Elizabeth Ozer
Aahh, bella Italia! When dining at the Staton/Ozer home you can almost imagine being in Montepulciano or Lucca: wonderful food (bellissima!), a crisp Chianti (fresco!), lively conversation (animato!), gracious hosts (grazioso!) and a delightful evening with Rooftop friends (amici!). So, organize your amici and head on over to Noe Valley for an evening with Cliff and Elizabeth!
Wine pairing dinner for 6 at Andalu
10 small plates paired with 5 wines at this Mission District restaurant where outstanding selections of eclectic small plates. A festive and informal atmosphere create a sensational dining experience!