Healthy SUNsations Gala Auction Teaser

We hope everyone is getting their thumbs and paddle-raising techniques in top shape for Saturday’s Healthy SUNsations Gala - “The Magic of Miracles.” Our event is sold out, and we hope to see you there. We have more than 80 live and silent auction items for you to bid on. – all in support of Parkinson’s treatment and research at Banner Sun Health Research Institute, Banner Del E. Webb Medical Center and Banner Boswell Medical Center.

A sample of our Live Auction Items include:


A sample of our Silent Auction Items include:

Take Us Out to the Ball Game – The City of Surprise proudly hosts the 2014 Texas Rangers and Kansas City Royals Spring Training Season. They are opening their doors to a Baseball Day which includes a suite for 16 guests and a $100 catering voucher. RESTRICTIONS:  The Spring Training game must be mutually agreed upon, excludes premium games, and is redeemable after February 10, 2014. Value: $1,000.

An Evening of Elegance at Elements – Lively conversation will be the theme for a gourmet dinner for eight at Elements at the Sanctuary in the shadow of Camelback Mountain. Dinner will be prepared by celebrity chef, Beau McMillan, and world renowned Alzheimer researcher, Dr. Marwan Sabbagh, Research Medical Director of Banner Sun Health Research Institute. You will receive four personally signed cookbooks authored by Dr. Sabbagh and Chef McMillan. Certainly an evening to remember. RESTRICTIONS:  Chef Beau will be preparing dinner only. Value: $1,600.

What Happens in Vegas… Two-night stay at the famed Wynn Resort in Las Vegas. - You’ll be treated to a Deluxe Resort Room. Take in the night-life with two tickets to Le Reve- the Dream. RESTRICTIONS:  Blackout dates; New Year’s weekend 2014, January 6-8, 2014 and Super Bowl Weekend). Expires Oct. 1, 2014. Add to your luck with a $100 Amex travel voucher. Value: $1,075.

Life’s a Beach - Grab your passport and be off to the sun and surf in Rocky Point! Relax for seven nights for 2 at the four-star Mayan Palace Resort featuring a Jack Nicklaus designed golf course. RESTRICTIONS: Available only January, February and March 2014. ACCOMMODATIONS ONLY. Value: $1,200.

Prime Week:  December 28, 2013 – January 4, 2014,Two Bedroom/Two Bath Villa in Avon, Colorado - The more challenging your day’s adventures in the Vail Valley, the more welcoming this will feel. Your renewing retreat at Sheraton Mountain Vista is a stylish two-bedroom villa that comfortably accommodates as many as eight adults in 1,250 square feet. This spacious villa offers tranquil moments relaxing on private balconies or patios with gas grills; cozying up before warming gas fireplaces in both the living areas and master bedroom; and luxuriating in a whirlpool tub. Convenient features such as a fully equipped kitchen and kitchenette, flat-panel TVs, DVD players, a Bose® AM/FM Wave® radio and a washer and dryer also complement your mountain stay, bundling a truly rejuvenating time for you, your family and your guests. Value $3,000