There are two auctions this year:  Silent Auction and the Live Auction.


SILENT AUCTION: April 9-13

To bid on the silent auction items: https://aesaz.co/DIGNITY18.  

We are so excited to announce that our silent auction portion of the Laughter is the Best Medicine event opens up on April 9th and runs through April 13th. 

We have a vast array of items to choose from these categories: Dining, Entertainment, Health & Beauty, Home, Hotels & Travel, Jewelry & Apparel, Sports

Of course we encourage everyone to bid OFTEN AND EARLY as all proceeds we raise help patients! 

Here are a few unique items we have available for bidding in the silent auction this year: 

Custom Cornhole Set   
Make your own personalized corn hole game.  A great gift idea for Father’s Day, Mother’s Day or birthday, or graduation. Include a photo from your kids, grand kids, cats, dogs, company logo or college/university alma mater or your favorite sports team.  Courtesy of Rigid Methods Company and Barb Farmer. 

Larry Fitzgerald Autographed Jersey
Professionally framed with velvet background, Arizona Cardinals “11” jersey. Perfect for the sports memorabilia collector. Courtesy of Art of Framing Tempe and the Arizona Cardinals (and Fitz of course).  

Dillards Gift Basket of Scents
A variety of perfumes and sample products donated from our partners from Dillard's at Chandler Fashion Center.  

 


LIVE AUCTION: During Event, April 13

To bid on these items live, attend Laughing Fore a Cause.

MAGIC LA TRIP FOR TWO TO NBC’s THE VOICE
This is a trip that can’t be beat – you will have 2 exclusive entries into the Magic Castle – a place where the Hollywood stars hang out and you can’t get in unless you know a magician, and fortunately we do! We also have 2 VIP tickets with a backstage tour for 2 to the NBC’s Hit Series The VOICE blind auditions (currently scheduled for June 24 – 28th). It’s their 15th magical year! 

As if this is not enough, you will stay for 2 nights at the brand new Kimpton Hotel in Hollywood – La Peer! And we will throw in some American Airlines gift certificates, and a VISA gift card for ground transfers or meals.  

Thanks Robb Weinstock, Paul Pisitilli, The Kimpton, and our friends at CMPR Publicity.

COSTA RICA HACIENDA PARAISO
Bask in beachfront bliss at this luxurious private estate on the white sandbeach of Playa Flamingo, Costa Rica. Spend 6 glorious days and 5 nights at Hacienda Paraiso in a gated community offering more than 7,500 square feet of furnished living space, including 5 bedrooms, 5½ baths (one in every bedroom), Gourmet Kitchen and Infinity Pool with breathtaking views of the #1 rated beach in Costa Rica! Add to that, daily maid service, security and concierge services, and this just might be a vacation of a lifetime! (Private chef or driver can be hired for a fee). Based on availability (not available December– March) and available for 24 months. Thank you to Jeff and Joel of Kinetic Investments.

LAND OR SEA VACATION
Whether you prefer to soak up some sun along tropical beaches or cherish adventures in the fresh mountain air, you are sure to enjoy the Land or Sea Collection Vacation Package from G2G Collections. After purchasing, choose from one of seven fabulous destinations across the U.S. and Central America. You’ll have 18 months to use the package with free travel planning and onsite concierge. White sand and palm-lined beaches welcome you with the Beach Getaways package which includes 4-nights at either the lively Playa del Carmen,the quintessential hot spot Los Cabos, the romantic oasis Costa Rica, or ecotourist’s dream Belize. Each luxury resort offers a variety of amenities and is an oceanfront property with 2 beds/2 baths for up to 4 people. Complimentary breakfast and a $500 excursion credit are offered at the Belize Ocean Club only. Restricted dates for sea destinations vary based on location and time of year. If you prefer mountain views, book a summer or fall stay with the Mountain Getaways package. Spend 4 nights in rustic charm in a 3 or 4 bed luxury property in lively Aspen Colorado, charming Beaver Creek Colorado, or elegant Deer Valley Utah. Each residence accommodates from 4 to 10 guests-great for a family (or 2)! This package also includes a $500 credit toward an outdoor adventure or spa service. (Mountain trips available April – November). 

ARIZONA SPORTS LOVERS
Have a “ball” using the Arizona Sports Package. Watch the Diamondbacks play a game with 18 of your closest friends from the luxury of a Suite (on Sunday or Monday from April to September). Or Fall 2018 root for the Cardinals in a Suite for 15 fans (date to be announced). And there’s more…Receive 2 tickets to a Coyotes game sitting lower level (from October to March 2019 upon availability) AND get 8 tickets to watch college football this fall when Arizona State faces California rival UCLA November 10th, and that's with parking.

SONORAN SEA CONDO
Located in the exclusive Sandy Beach on the beautiful Sea of Cortez, the Sonoran Sky Resort offers true unobstructed oceanfront views. Step out of this ground floor 4 bedroom condo onto the beach or take a dip in one of the 4 beautifully designed pools complete with either waterfall, infinity edge or swim up bar. Underground parking with 24/7 security is also available as is wireless internet throughout the resort. Available for one week from April 13, 2018 – October 13, 2018 upon availability and memorial day excluded.