Lined Seahorse

Lined Seahorse

Seahorses are a mix of many different parts and abilities of other animals. They have the head of a horse, the snout of an aardvark, spines like a puffer fish, a pouch of a kangaroo, eyes like a lizard, the tail of a monkey and the ability to change colors like a chameleon.

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Friday, February 6, 2015

6:30 p.m. Cocktail reception and silent auction
8 p.m. Dinner and live auction, followed by dessert stations and dancing

Honoring Allen Naples and M&T Bank

This year, Friends of the Zoo's annual high-profile winter fundraiser is inspired by "The Great Gatsby."  The event features gourmet dining, live music by The Critics, a live and silent auction, and animal greeters.

Cocktail or "Roaring Twenties" style attire and animal prints are encouraged; black tie optional.

For more information, please call (315) 435-8511 x132.

Reservations required; $175 per person or $1,400 per table of eight



Silent Auction Items:

Item   Description
1        Gift basket of animal print stationery & products
2        Francesca's Cucina $50 G.C. & Italian goodies basket from Lombardis
3        Talisker 104-year-old single malt scotch
4        Taylor Driver golf club
5        Painting by Markhor 
6        Overnight stay with breakfast for 2 at DoubleTree by Hilton Syracuse
7        Bonefish $50 G.C. & Down Home Country Drinkware
8        Handcrafted wooden seahorse
9        Snow Leopard Adopt Package
10      Ernie Els 2009 Merlot and 2011 Big Easy
11      Decorative basket w ith candle & water goblets
12      Ardent "Fishouflage" spinning rod combo
13      Painting by Asian Elephant
14      3-night stay at Amsterdam's Curry Mansion Inn
15      The Savvy Wine Cellar $50 G.C.
16      Artwork by Courtney Jack
17      Bose QC15 headphones
18      Wine basket
19      Elephant bag & bangle
20      Bolle Ski Helmet
21      Full car detail from Crest Cadillac
22      Whistlestop Florist $50 G.C.
23      Pastabilities $75 G.C. & handmade ceramic bowl
24      Wine & Chocolate Basket
25      Pet Sac
26      Pet Sac
27      Painting by Humboldt Penguin
28      Sterling silver & white topaz earrings and bracelet set
29      The Savvy Wine Cellar $50 G.C.
30      Macy's $200 G.C.
31      Elan Interiors 1-hour design consultation & glass tray
32      Franciscan Estate Magnificat 2011; Simi Alexander Landslide Cabernet 2010
33      iPad Air
34      Granite elephant book ends
35      Ladies Michele watch
36      Lord & Taylor $50 G.C.
37      4 animal print bowties
38      Penguin Adopt Package
39      Italian gift basket
40      LED rechargable high-lumen flashlight
41      Granite cheese & cutting board set
42      Painting by Amur Tiger
43      Prime Steakhouse $50 G.C.
44      Prime Steakhouse $50 G.C.
45      Valentine's gift basket
46      Kitty Hoynes gift basket
47      Grizzly 2-person sleeping bag
48      Saranac gift basket
49      Laci's Tapas Bar $100 G.C.
50      2 oil changes
51      Skin Laze chemical peel or microdermabrasion
52      Syracuse China bowl from the "Noah's Ark" series
53      Paris decoupage wooden tray
54      Snow Leopard stuffed animal
55      Case of specialty wines
56      Beat Box portable speaker
57      Painting by Snow Leopard
58      Riding lessons from Denise Vespa Stables
59      Fleet Feet $25 G.C. and 1 month of unlimited classes at Method 360
60      Syracuse Crunch 2 tickets to any 2014-15 game and parking pass
61      Manicures, martinis & movie basket
62      Bourbon & Bowties elephant bracelet
63      Michael Grimm Landscaping gardening package
64      Dooney & Bourke handbag
65      Octopus Adopt Package & glass octopus figurine
66      Handmade rainbow fish throw
67      2 tickets to SU vs. Louisville and signed SU men's basketball poster
68      "Oneida Lake Series" Eva Spinning Rod
69      Chocolate Pizza Company $50 G.C. and small chocolate pizza
70      2 hours of legal consultation
71      Handmade table
72      Painting by Meerkat
73      MacKenzie Childs Platter

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