Auction Preview 2018

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Thank you to the generous businesses and individuals who have donated so many amazing items for the 2018 Barns, Farms and Wicked Chefs auctions.

Successful bidders can pay for their items with cash, cheque, VISA or Master Card.


1. Custom Fibre Art Commission

Bridget O’Flaherty uses local, sustainable materials to create her award winning pieces. Bridget will craft a one of a kind 16” x 20” work of art just for you that will be delivered in time for Christmas. VALUE $500



2. Back in Time Dinner for 8
Step back in time with Judy Dempsey of The Table and Jordan Kennie of Picnic Café & Catering for a delicious meal set in Perth’s most impressive heritage estate, Haggart House. Thanks to Scott Reid and Robyn Mulcahy for the use of their home.  VALUE $1,600 

3. Jøtul F 602: The Best Selling Wood Stove
This stove is a timeless work of artistic and functional design that is able to heat an area of 800 square feet. Perfect for your home or cottage!  Our thanks to Embers for their donation VALUE $1,300



4. The Great Lanark County Iron Chef Showdown for 8
Jordan Kennie and the crew of Picnic Café & Catering will oversee the competition with coaching and advice.  Perfect for a teambuilding exercise, bachelor/ette party, or milestone birthday! VALUE $1,600


5. Clue-Themed Dinner for 8
Over a sinfully delicious meal by The Table’s Judy Dempsey and Jordan Kennie of Picnic Café and Catering use your reasoning to solve a murder.  The stone walls of Haggart House are the perfect backdrop for this culinary whodunit. Thanks to Robyn Mulcahy and Scott Reid for the use of their home. VALUE $1,600 

6. Twin Eagles 30" Outdoor Gas Grill
Take barbequing to a whole new level with this top of the line 25,000 BTU gas grill from Twin Eagles. Features include:  easy-to-open hood, interior lights with hood-activated switch, large capacity smoker box, rotisserie and sear zone. Our thanks to Urban Hearth for their donation!  VALUE $8,000


Thanks to Lake 88’s Bob Perreault for being our auctioneer and to Perth PC for loaning us the speaker system for the auction.


Our silent auction items are too numerous to list so here's a sample of the great items generously donated by local businesses....

  • Ultimate foodie package gift certificates for  Fraser Cafe, Pomeroy, Coconut Lagoon, Wilf & Ada's, Supply and Demand, and the Belmont Restaurant
  • 2 night stay in a beach flat plus boat rental for 1hr at McCreary's Beach on Mississippi Lake
  • 6 month membership at Anytime Fitness plus 1hr massage with Sarah Foster RMT
  • Family of 4 seasons pass to Perth Blue Wings
  • Complete hair and make-over at the Curly Red Head
  • Private taste testing tours for: Perth Brewery, Flora Hall Brewery and Top Shelf Distillery
  • Couples getaway at Perth's Parkside Best Western Plus: 1 night stay with 2 X$50 spa services from the Parkside Spa
  • 2 night stay for up to 7 at Blueberry Creek Retreat
  • Ultimate day in the life of a wine maker at The Grange of Prince Edward Winery
  • The outdoor life: bike tour with Perth Heritage Bikes, seasons pass to Ontario Parks and boat rental from Perth Outfitters.
  • 4 tickets to Ottawa Fury Football Club
  • Get professional in the kitchen with a Staub Dutch Oven, cooking classes at the Urban Element and knife sharpening at Knifewear-Ottawa