Friday, November 3, 2017 at JX Event Venue in downtown Stillwater, Valley Outreach will hold its 4th Annual Feed the Valley Cook’s Challenge, an entertaining and mission-filled event
to benefit the programs of Valley Outreach. Watch here for more details!
Guests will enjoy a fast-paced cooking competition using ingredients from the Valley Outreach food shelf, along with a delicious dinner catered by Lake Elmo Inn,
lively Dessert Dash, Wine Pull game and unique live auction; all while raising
money for the Valley Outreach food shelf, clothing closet and emergency
Join us for the fun and help your Valley neighbors in need!
Valley Outreach Cook's Challenge
Friday, November 3, 2017
JX Event Venue
6:00pm – 9:30 pm
$75 per person
Feed the Valley Committee Members:
Cook's Challenge 2016 Recap
Colorado Vacation at The Cliff House
Enjoy one week (7 nights) at this spectacular and spacious 4 bedroom, 4 bathroom mountain getaway for the vacation of a lifetime!
Situated on the mountainside in a beautiful private neighborhood near downtown Glenwood Springs, the Cliff House sleeps up to 12 people and features floor-to-ceiling windows with mesmerizing mountain and river views. The new state-of-the-art gourmet kitchen is inviting for preparing meals with your family and friends and the elegant adjoining dining room seats 10. In the media room on the lower level, enjoy a private screening of your favorite films on the 60" HDTV.
This unique property is conveniently located within a short drive to downtown and the area's most renowned attractions. The world-famous Hot Springs Pool, less than 2 miles away, the exciting mountain theme park, Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park, located just a mile away. The lively downtown, approximately within 2 miles away, has quality restaurants, historic bars, live entertainment and numerous shops.
During warmer months, outdoor activities are limitless; hiking, biking, white water rafting, kayaking, paddle boarding, canoeing, fly fishing (miles of Gold Medal rivers), zip lining, paragliding, wildlife observing and golfing on many outstanding courses. Now you can see why Glenwood Springs was voted 'Most Fun Small Town in America' by USA Today in 2012. Leave your cares behind and getaway to this amazing mountainside luxury home, The Cliff House, for a vacation you will never forget!
Dates to be mutually agreed upon between donor and winning bidder. One week (7 nights) may be chosen between the dates of November 2017 - December 31, 2017 and April 15, 2018 - December 31, 2018. Please contact donor within one month of auction for best availability.
More details and images at on AirBNB.
Wild vs. Buffalo Sabres Behind-the-Scenes + Meet and Greet
all hockey fans! Minnesota native Phil Housley enjoyed an illustrious 21-year
playing career, scoring 338 goals and 1,232 points in 1,495 games, landing him
in the Hockey Hall of Fame. This season he began his next challenge as head
coach of the Buffalo Sabres. On Thursday, January 4, 2018 four lucky fans will
get behind-the-scenes with Coach Housley when the Sabres play the MN Wild.
your day as a VIP with special access to watch the Sabres’ morning practice at
the Xcel Engery Center then return in the evening to four premium seats for the
7:00 pm puck drop when the Sabres take on the MN Wild. After the game earn huge
bragging rites when you meet Coach Housley for game talk, photos and to receive
a signed Sabres Winter Classic jersey.
you root for the home team or the hometown boy, bring your love of hockey and
your VIP swagger.
Access to the Sabres morning practice at the Xcel Energy Center
(4) premium tickets to the Wild versus the Buffalo Sabres, January 4, 2018
Post game meet & greet with Head Coach Phil Housley
Signed Sabres Winter Classic jersey (The Sabres play in the Winter Classic
outdoors in NYC on January 1st)
In-home Authentic Spanish & Portuguese Dinner for 8
Our favorite chef, Paul Mahoney,
has just returned from an epicurean adventure to Spain and Portugal and wants
to bring his experiences to you! Chef Paul, Owner at Taste! will share travel
stories, insider secrets and lots of laughter while preparing and serving an
authentic dinner for eight comprised of some of his favorite dishes from his
trip. If Iberian Peninsula cuisine isn’t your style, work with Chef Paul on the
menu of your choosing. Either way, this will be a dinner to remember. Sip, dine
and enjoy authentic creations with Chef Paul!
Date to be mutually agreed upon
between donor and winning bidder and must take place by October 15, 2018.
Holiday dates not available.
- Custom menu planning and
- Four-course dinner with wine
for 8 people
- Preparation, clean-up and fun!
The Velveteen VIP Party for 8
The Velveteen speakeasy opened to
rave reviews and lucky patrons are buzzing about the sophisticated craft
cocktails, delectable small bites and luxurious decor. Now you can “follow
the rabbit” through the secret entrance into a VIP party for 8 people.
Have a great night out with
friends in the middle of the action at your reserved table. Be treated
like a VIP with a dedicated server and priority bar service to enjoy three
small plate courses paired with signature and classic cocktails. The table is
yours until closing so step back in time and slow down. With a more than 2
hour wait time on weekends, clearly The Velveteen offers an exclusive
Date to be mutually agreed
upon between winning bidder and The Velveteen management and occur
by October 15, 2018. Excludes holiday weekends.
Package for 8 people
- VIP reserved
- Three rounds
of drinks, starting with prosecco. Rounds two and three are signature or
classic cocktails of choice from their creative menu.
- Three small
plate courses paired throughout. Two courses include appetizer selections
selected by management. You will finish with desserts.
- Priority bar
Do you want a delicious dessert at the Feed the Valley Cook’s
Challenge? Combine bids with your tablemates to claim one of the delectable
choices available during our Dessert Dash!
To play, simply complete the Dessert Dash bid card at your table.
The table with the largest combined bid gets first chance at dashing to the
dessert table and picking the dessert of their choice! A variety of
confections, from rich chocolate cakes to light lemon tortes, have been
generously donated by professional bakeries and restaurants and will await your
pleasure. The action continues as the next highest bidding table is called and
so on until all desserts have been chosen. It’s a fun and exciting race for the
best dessert while raising money for Valley Outreach programs.