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Fabulous Prizes! 



Win a Sub-Zero 24” freestanding wine preservation storage unit stocked to capacity with 46 bottles of Veuve Clicquot! $100 each

You do not need to be present to win. 
Drawing to take place at The Signature Luncheon on Nov. 10, 2017 between 12-3pm. 
All proceeds benefit The Parenting Program of Forty Carrots Family Center. Employees of Forty Carrots Family Center are not eligible to win. 






Custom Tervis Wine Glass -
 Purchase a custom Wine, Women & Shoes Tervis Tumbler stemmed wine glass in support of Forty Carrots! Available for pick up at Forty Carrots in the fall. $35 each

PURCHASE YOUR TSHIRT THIS FRIDAY! (Only for guests of The Signature Luncheon)
Ringling College of Art and Design with SaRtQ will custom screen print your favorite design on a 100% cotton, scoop neck fashion t-shirt at this year’s luncheon.
Limited supply; secure yours now! $40 for Forty Carrots




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Choose from over 100 prizes, but here are just a few of our faves! 


Café Barbosso - 6 Course Chef's Tasting Dinner for 8
Enjoy a global journey of food and wine prepared by Chef Joe DiMaggio at Café Barbosso.

Facial Rejuvenation by Dr. Scott Engel at Sarasota Plastic Surgery Center
Look fresh and rejuvenated with this beauty package. Enjoy 2 vials of Juvederm fillers and 3 areas of Botox by Dr. Scott Engel.  (Can be used during multiple appointments)

Château les Crostes - Truffle and Rosé Dream Package in Provence, France.
Enjoy 2 nights for 2 couples at the Chez Bruno, the sophisticated guest house situated in the countryside in Lorgues, France, near the Côte d’Azur. Includes a € 250 credit towards a sumptuous "Truffle and Rosé" lunch or dinner at the acclaimed gourmet Restaurant Chez Bruno. Chez Bruno is a Michelin one-star truffle specialist restaurant, holding a record for serving the largest amount of truffles, per year in the world. Package also includes: a tour of the famous Château les Crostes Winery and a bottle of Château les Crostes Rosé signed by Prince Felix de Luxembourg, Propriétaire of Château les Crostes.

Hydr8 - IV Hydration Center & CryoXL Whole Body Cryotherapy
“Party of 5”or 5 separate sessions of hydration therapy to your Home/Office/Hotel plus a 2 Month Membership for Whole Body Cryotherapy.

A. Tifaney & Son
100" strand of individually knotted 9mm baroque pearls.

Artisan Jewelers
Baroque 8 mm white pearl necklace, 16.5 inches. Handmade toggle clasp made of sterling silver and 18kt. gold.

Ideal Image
Package of up to 9 laser hair removal treatments for your underarms. No more shaving or waxing! Be bikini-ready every day!

Joseph Wendt Custom Clothiers - Fashion, Food & Wine Evening in Naples for Two.
Enjoy 1 Night stay at Inn on 5th Hotel with a $150 gift certificate for dinner at Molto Tratoria. Sip Italian vintage wines from your two handmade keepsake wine glasses in Joseph Wendt Custom Clothiers and shop with 1- $500 Men's gift certificate toward custom clothes and 1-$500 gift certificate for women's designer clothes or handbags.

Rombauer Vineyards - VIP Cave Tour & Tasting for 4
2 couples will have a unique opportunity to taste limited edition and library wines at Rombauer Vineyards in St Helena, California.  Guests will also be treated to dinner in a wonderful Napa restaurant with a proprietor from the winery.

Louies Modern four course dinner for 6 featuring Moët Hennessy wines
Winner will have the opportunity to create the menu with the chef.

Champagne & Sushi at Pacific Rim featuring 3 Moët Hennessy brands and sushi for 8 people
Winner’s choice to dine in at Pacific Rim or order as take out. 

Set of two BLACK label LOVEthirteen spiritual bracelets by Heather Wells.
Piece one- Multi-colored pearls with sapphires and black diamond encrusted geode.  Piece two- Faceted raw sapphires with 18kt gold plate wrapped quartz crystal pendant. 18 kt gold stardust accent bead and gold rhodium chain.

Private Dinner party for 15 guests from Chef Mike
Chef Mike Donnerstag with Pink Cloud Catering will work with you to create a menu and will prepare a 4-course meal in your home for 15 guests. Includes one mixed case of Copper Cane wine.

T. Georgiano’s Boutique
Angela Gutierrex luxurious custom designer handbag. 

Monisha Melwani Pearl Necklace and Bracelet
Freshwater pearls, diamonds and semi-precious stones. 

Veuve Clicquot &  Moët Hennessy
Clicquot Winery Tour for 2 in Reims, France - On the Footsteps of Madame Clicquot. Take a trip through time as you uncover the portrait of Madame Clicquot, “la grande dame of Champagne”. To discover the cuvée created in her honor, take a stroll through the city center of Reims to see the landmarks of her amazing life, façades of Hôtel du Marc and Pavillon de Muire. Afterwards, visit the cellars in the beautiful ‘‘Crayeres’’, followed by a tasting of their Yellow Label and of their prestige cuvée La Grande Dame in a private lounge. 

Palmaz Vineyards
Authentic Argentinian Asado in Napa, California - 12 guests will enjoy an Authentic Argentinian dinner party to remember. A celebration of seared meat and flames paired with Palmaz wines will highlight your barbecue experience.  

Stuart Weitzman Shopping Party
You and 10 guests will enjoy an evening of shopping and fun at Stuart Weitzman, UTC Sarasota. Guests will enjoy drinks and appetizers as they shop. Winner will receive their choice of complimentary shoes or handbag valued up to $500 and each of your guests will receive a 20 percent discount on their evening's purchases.  

Sarasota Opera
Experience Sarasota Opera in high style! Enjoy 4 premium seats and special access to the exclusive McCorkle Lounge, Sarasota Opera's private donor lounge on the 3rd floor of the Opera House.

The Westin Sarasota
Two night stay with Breakfast & Spa Services. Facial, signature massage and Ca d’Zan Manicure from The Westin Spa & Salon Sarasota. 

Palm Aesthetics Plastic Surgery Center
100 units of Botox with Personal Consult with Dr. Michael Van Vliet.

Wine, Dine, and View Art So Fine in Florence and Chianti, Italy
Enjoy Florence and Chianti, Italy (Europe) for Seven Days & Six Nights for Two. Your trip includes 3 nights accommodations at the Hotel Pierre in Florence and 3 nights accommodations at the Fonte Dei Medici in Chianti with daily complimentary breakfast.  Also included:  Four-Day Car Rental, Half-Day Walking Tour of Florence, Visits to the Uffizi and Academia Galleries,  a Cooking class at Fonte dei Medici, including wine tasting and dinner at Osteria Di Passignano and a Wine Tasting at the Antinori Chianti Classico Cellars in Bargino. 

Palmaz Vineyards
One case (12 bottles) of current vintage Palmaz Vineyards Cabernet Sauvignon. 

The Spa at The Ritz-Carlton, Sarasota
2 - Girlfriends Head to Toe Spa Days- Each package includes: 2- 50 minute signature facials and 2- signature pedicures. 

Jack Dusty
Four course private dining experience for eight (8) guests at Jack Dusty, a signature waterfront dining restaurant located within The Ritz-Carlton, Sarasota.

Bask in the Glory of The French Riviera in Monte Carlo, Monaco
Immerse Yourself in Monaco's Joie de Vivre in Monte Carlo, Monaco (Europe) for Six Days & Five Nights at the Fairmont Monte Carlo in a 2 room Suite for Two. With their signature touches apparent everywhere, from the stunning Fairmont Spa, gourmet dining and shopping to their in-house casino, it's no wonder The Fairmont is known as one of the most prestigious Monte Carlo resorts. Your trip includes a half day Arts Tour of the French Riviera, a Full-Day Tour Monaco and Eze, and an unforgettable Monaco Night Tour.

Epic Endymion Mardi Gras Extravaganza in New Orleans, Louisiana
Fabulous Mardi Gras Trip for Two to New Orleans, Louisiana for Four Days & Three Nights at the Sheraton New Orleans Hotel, Including Tickets to Endymion Extravaganza and Private Balcony Access (February 9-12, 2018). After the parade, the revelry continues at the Endymion Extravaganza, an exclusive formal event, and concert of one the three Super Krewes! Enjoy drinks and delicious food at your designated table, and then get ready for some big name entertainment! Past headliners at this event include Kelly Clarkson, Maroon 5, Kid Rock, and ZZ Top, just to name a few. The party continues the following day for a Balcony party on Bourbon Street, where you’ll have a balcony that includes an open bar, food, and private facilities. 

The Capital Grille
Wine Women and Shoes Wine Locker - Rarely Available!  One year wine locker including personalized name plaque.  Locker will be fully loaded with 12 bottles from The Capital Grille's Generous Pour Summer Wine Event.  The winner will be signed up as a Locker Holder and will be able to download Concierge App. which allows last minute booking reservations and allows insider access and early notification for all events, wine tasting and dinners. This locker membership is an exclusive membership sought out by wine lovers and people in the business community. 

Wine Tasting party for 20 from Michael's Wine Cellar
Choose your favorite international wine region and let Michael & Phil take you there!  Enjoy a special Wine Tasting party in Michael’s Wine Cellar, or in the comfort of your own home!  Michael Klauber, Co-Proprietor will personally select eight fabulous white and red wines. Phil Mancini will then match exquisite hors d’oeuvres inspired by your chosen wine region for this private event for 20 guests. 

Embrace Costa Rica's Pura Vida
Guanacaste, Costa Rica - Soar, Saddle-Ride, and Soak in Guanacaste, Costa Rica for Five Days & Four Nights at the Andaz Peninsula Papagayo Resort for Two. Revel in the thrill of adrenaline-pumping adventure combined with relaxation on a full-day tour at Vida Aventura Nature Park in the beautiful Guanacaste mountains, including a zipline tour, a horseback ride, panoramic views of two volcanoes , lunch and a dip in the hot springs!

See “Frozen” on Broadway with a Fabulous Mother/ Daughter Getaway to New York City
Win your daughter over with a trip for 2 to NYC for Three Days and Two Nights at the Grand Hyatt New York and be one of the first to see the brand new release of Frozen on Broadway. Stay just a short stroll from Fifth Avenue, Central Park, Park Avenue and Times Square.  Your trip includes Tickets to Frozen and a $300 Shopping Spree at Your Choice of American Girl Place, Bloomingdale’s, or Saks Fifth Avenue. Paint the town with tickets to your favorite Broadway show and shop until you drop!

Centerpiece in a Mountain Crown - Quebec, Canada
It's a Snow-Capped Wonderland in Quebec, Canada for Five Days & Four Nights at the Fairmont Tremblant for Two, Including a $600 Fairmont Gift Card for Ski Lift Tickets.   Soothe your soul and challenge your skills on the 94 first rate runs and 600 acres.. Enjoy culinary delights from magnificent taste providers, treat yourself to a massage, or simply rest in the elegant Nansen Lounge. Experience a Laurentian adventure at this inspired mountain château, a true legendary beauty. 

Blissful Escape Along Hawaii's Kohala Coast – Big Island Hawaiii
View the Vibrant Colors of Hawaii at Sunset on the Big Island, Hawaii for Seven Days & Six Nights at the Fairmont Orchid, Hawaii for Two, Including a Historical Sunset Cruise. Nestled on 32 oceanfront acres, this island oasis offers you everything you need to make your stay in Hawaii one to remember, from tranquil accommodations to succulent dining, an award-winning spa to an award-winning 36-hole championship golf course, and blissful luxury in all the details. There is so much to explore around the island, such as Hawaii Volcanoes National Park, Mauna Kea Mountain, Hapuna Beach State Recreation Area, white sandy beaches, and azure waters ideal for underwater adventures. 

Riveting Beauty of the  Rugged Landscape in Reykjavik‎, Iceland
Witness the Power of Nature in Reykjavik‎, Iceland (Europe) for Six Days & Five Nights at the elegant, 4-start Apotek Hotel for Two, Including a Whale Watching Tour, Golden Circle and Horseback Riding Tour, South Shore Adventure Tour and the Langjokull Ice Cave Experience. In Reykjavik, Iceland, the world's closest capital to the North Pole, you'll find a big heart in a small cosmopolitan city, set in one of the most peaceful countries in the world.

Banfi Crest Dinner for 6 at Paul Mattison's
Guest will dine at Mattisons Restaurant for a 5 course meal prepared by Chef Paul and paired with high end Banfi Crest gem wines.

Paul Hobbs Winery Lindsay House VIP wine tour and tasting for 6 guests in Sonoma County
Private tour of winery and the surrounding vineyards at Katherine Lindsay Estate followed by a seated tasting of highly limited vineyard designate wines perfectly paired with seasonal small bites. 

SRQ Foodlovers & The HILT
A fine dining experience for you and 18 guests, catered in your home.  Enjoy a four course dinner for up to 20 people, including hors d'oeuvres and coffee, fully catered and served by Chef Derek Blackburn and the SRQ Foodlovers team.  All courses will be paired with The HILT wines, Santa Rita Hills Pinot Noir and Chardonnay.

Venus Med Spa $5000 Gift Certificate for Full Facial Makeover. 
Venus Med Spa will design a plan using dermal fillers, botox, medical grade skincare and facial services.

Lakeside splendor on the Swiss Riviera in Montreux, Switzerland
Indulge in Five-Star Luxury on the Shores of Lake Geneva in Montreux, Switzerland for Six Days & Five Nights at the Fairmont Le Montreux Palace in a Suite for Two, Including a $500 Fairmont Gift Card Toward Dining or the Spa. Your suite consists of two full rooms, a spacious bedroom and a beautifully appointed living room, in addition to a stunning view over Lake Geneva and the Alps. Explore the beauty of Switzerland, such as rides on the popular lake cruises, or a visit to the Casino of Montreux. Drive along the lake into Lausanne, the "Cité", or old town, dominated by the magnificent 13th century Gothic Cathedral, or visit one of the many vineyards that surround Montreux. A classic option is to ski the Swiss Alps, an experience in itself! 

Venus Med Spa $5000 Gift Certificate for Full Body Transformation. 
Venus Med Spa will design a plan using the Radio Frequency platforms and medical grade skincare.

Blu Home & Interiors
Award-winnings full-service design studio will enhance your interior space.

 Club Pilates Braden River
1- year membership. Exciting new boutique fitness classes true to the original Pilates Method. Allows unlimited group Pilates classes, which are available 7 days a week 6am-7pm.



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