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Enjoy our “Heads or Tails” game, and you could win a week in Antigua at the all-inclusive 4-star Verandah Resort & Spa! An oasis of tranquility located on 30 beach-front acres, experience the breathtaking beauty of Antigua at a vacation destination with something for everyone. Situated in a backdrop of lush green gardens, stunning tropical views and a shimmering turquoise sea, the incredible all-inclusive blend of engaging activities, delectable cuisine and entertaining nightlife allows you the luxury to do it all — or nothing at all.

  • Seven night / eight day resort stay
  • Accommodates two guests
  • $1,500 in American Express gift cards towards the purchase of airfare
  • Includes dining, beverages, resort activities, taxes and service charges
  • Expires April 1, 2018

Thank you, Baxter and Cindy Lee of the Wags and Menace Make a Difference Foundation!

Purchase your Heads or Tails ticket in advance from our Box Office

It’s only $50 for your chance to win this once-in-a-lifetime trip!

To play, you will be prompted by one of our emcees to put your hands on your head or your hips, then they will flip our lucky coin, and whoever picked the side of the coin that lands face-up (Heads or Tails) will move on to the next round, until only one lucky winner remains!

Enjoy experiences at nine local breweries and tickets to two festivals including two tickets to the Great American Beer Festival!

  • Tasting experience for six people
  • Brewery Tour for six people, including Q&A session with a brewer
  • $50+ gift certificate for appetizers and/or brew to complete the tasting experience
  • Expires April 2018
  • Two general admission tickets to the Great American Beer Festival in Denver (this event sells out!) on October 5 - 7. This event represents the largest collection of U.S. beer ever served, in the format of a public tasting event (unlimited samples from nearly 3,000 beer choices).
  • Two tickets to the Boulder Craft Beer Festival on August 19

Thank you, participating local breweries and festivals!

Enjoy a weekend with celebrity-status right here in beautiful Boulder! You’re a star for the animals, so why not treat yourself in style while saving lives?
Stay at the beautiful St. Julien Hotel & Spa, discover additions to your wardrobe from Weekends, dine at the amazing Frasca Food & Wine, and cruise
the town in your BMW rental!

  • One night stay at St. Julien Hotel & Spa in downtown Boulder
  • Accommodates two guests
  • $750 shopping spree at Weekends on Pearl Street Mall
  • $500 gift certificate to Frasca Food & Wine
  • Seven day rental of 2017 BMW 3 or 5 Series and professional detailing and reconditioning package for your vehicle
  • Expires April 2018

Thank you, St. Julien Hotel & Spa, Weekends, Frasca Food and Wine, and Gebhardt BMW!

Experience untouched Colorado wilderness while you and a guest join The Nature Conservancy’s Colorado State Director, Carlos Fernandez, for a day of fishing at the Phantom Canyon Preserve. Located just 35 miles northwest of Fort Collins, in the last road-less canyon on the Colorado Front Range, you will enjoy fishing four miles of the rarely visited North Fork of the Cache la Poudre located within The Nature Conservancy’s 1,120 acre Preserve. Carlos hails from Argentina and is the former Director of The Nature Conservancy in Patagonia. His seasoned international fishing experience will make your exclusive access to Phantom Canyon Preserve a once in a lifetime trip.

  • One day of exclusive guided fishing in Preserve for two guests
  • All fly fishing gear and supplies for two outfitted for the day by Rocky Mountain Anglers
  • $250 in Visa gift cards for lodging
  • Weekend rental of a Subaru, courtesy of Flatirons Subaru
  • Dates from July through mid-October 2017, subject to river flow accessibility and State Director’s availability

Thank you, Nature Conservancy, Carlos Fernandez, Gail Pederson, Rocky Mountain Anglers, Flatirons Subaru and HSBV Board of Directors!

Ever dreamt of being a pilot? Fulfill your fantasy of soaring the skies with this flight simulator package! You will experience the rush of flying a powerful jet airliner at the United Airlines Flight Training Center and will receive guidance from an experienced, active airline pilot. The winning bidder will receive:

  • A tour of the United Airlines Training Center in Stapleton, CO
  • Attend a pilot briefing
  • Two hours of simulator time for up to four people
  • Simulator selection: Boeing 747, 777, 767/757, or Airbus A 319/320
  • Appointment required
  • Plane type and times subject to availability
  • Expires April 2018

Thank you, United Airlines!

Get ready for another amazing year of athletics from your Buffs! This package is for the true University of Colorado sports lover! You’ll experience “The Rise” with behind the scenes access and one-on-one time with the Buffaloes’ coaching staff this upcoming season. Truly an exclusive experience, crafted just for the Humane Society of Boulder Valley and only available at Puttin’ On The Leash.

  • A four-seat Touchdown Loge Box for home game against Arizona on October 7 (Includes food and non-alcoholic beverages)
  • Attend a Ralphie practice the Friday night before a home CU Football Game (unlimited guests)
  • Four guests admitted to a closed football practice (Fall Camp), including a training table meal (lunch or dinner) with Head Coach Mike MacIntyre and a tour of the new Champions Center
  • Four courtside tickets to CU Women's Basketball home game (TBD)
  • Exclusive, and never before offered! Behind the scenes experience from the BuffVision control room for you and a guest for either a home CU football or basketball game. Watch the game production from behind the Director’s chair
  • Stay tuned for even more to come, including CU Basketball and CU Golf!

Thank you, University of Colorado Athletics and BuffVision!

Searching for the perfect mountain getaway? You’ve found it! This beautiful townhome is conveniently located in west Vail right off the free bus route to the slopes. Your lodging is close to dining, shopping and also features a hot tub for soaks after a day on the slopes or a pool for lounging on a sunny summer day!

  • Seven night / eight day (Saturday to Saturday) stay in a Vail Point townhome
  • Four bedrooms and three bathrooms; accommodates eight guests
  • Seven day rental of 2017 BMW 3 or 5 series and professional detailing and reconditioning package for your vehicle
  • Blackout dates include 7/1/17 - 7/8/17 and 12/22/17 - 1/5/18, reservations subject to availability
  • Expires April 2018

Thank you, Michaela and Brook Phillips and Gebhardt BMW!

Feel the sand beneath your toes and the ocean breeze in your hair! Enjoy a week of sun, sand and seawater at this picturesque, beachside condo located on Florida’s sparkling New Smyrna Beach. This exclusive condominium has three bedrooms, each with its own bath and boasts breathtaking views of Florida’s coastline.
Seven night / eight day stay (Saturday to Saturday)

  • Three bedrooms, three bath ocean-front condo; accommodates six guests
  • $500 in Visa gift cards to purchase tickets to Universal Studios or Walt Disney World including Magic Kingdom, Epcot, Disney’s Hollywood Studios, or Disney’s Animal Kingdom in Orlando
  • Seven day rental of Ford Mustang Convertible
  • Blackout dates include 7/1/17 - 7/8/17, reservations subject to availability
  • Expires December 2017

Thank you, Michaela and Brook Phillips and HSBV Board of Directors!

Ideally located in Lionshead Village, this condo is just steps away from the base of Vail Ski Resort, children’s ski school, shops and dining. Offering exceptional personalized service and a stylish ambiance, guests are sure to enjoy the beautifully landscaped deck that includes an outdoor heated pool, three outdoor hot tubs, BBQ grill, fire pit and amazing views of Vail Ski Resort and Lionshead Village. The warm and inviting lobby is complete with a stone fireplace, flat screen TV and ski lockers.

  • Six night / seven day stay
  • Three bedrooms, three bath condominium; accommodates six guests
  • Seven-day rental of 2017 Landrover
  • Blackout dates include 12/15/17 - 1/1/2018 and 3/25/18 - 3/31/2018, reservations subject to availability
  • Expires April 2018

Thank you, Richard and Pamela Mones and Flatirons Landrover!

Situated at the base of the breathtaking Santa Rosa Mountains and clustered around a beautiful lake, Desert Breezes Resort condominiums in Palm Desert offers exquisite luxury and comfort. Head to the fashionable town of Palm Springs to experience an abundance of activities, including: hot air ballooning, horseback riding, hiking and famous shopping, to name just a few. Be sure to play a round of golf at one of the over 10 area golf courses.

  • Six night / seven day stay
  • Two bedroom condominium; accommodates six guests
  • $50 gift certificate to Peaks Restaurant at the top of the Palm Springs Aerial Tramway, a fine dining experience with a breathtaking view of the Coachella Valley below
  • $400 Visa gift card to use toward airfare or rental car
  • Reservations subject to availability
  • Expires December 2018

Thank you Gail Pederson and Chris Kingdon!

Located on Pigeon Mountain, at the foot of Mount Lougheed and Windtower Mountain, the resort’s Alpine-style chalets are nestled in the gateway to the Bow Valley Corridor and Kananaskis Country. Banff Gate Mountain Resort is an outdoor playground for all ages where activities and rustic amenities meet. Easily accessible to Banff National Park, surrounded by eight provincial parks, wildlife areas and Lake Louise, your adventure starts during your favorite season!

Guests can enjoy the tranquility of the resort while they stroll, hike, or bike from their front door into the majesty of the Canadian Rockies. Golf to your heart’s content on three of the finest courses in Western Canada: Silver Tip, Stewart Creek, Kananaskis or local favorite the Canmore Golf Club. And for those ski enthusiasts, there are several world class ski hills only minutes away!

  • Six night / seven day resort stay
  • Sleeps 2-8 guests depending on your selection of condominium. All accommodations include full kitchens and fireplaces
  • Airfare not included
  • Season of your choice, reservations subject to availability
  • Expires December 2018

Thank you, Gail Pederson and Chris Kingdon!

Enjoy one of the country's best ski resorts as voted by readers of SKI Magazine 8 years running via your beautiful 2 bedroom condo at Deer Valley Resort. Rated number one in on-mountain dining, grooming, service, lodging, kids programs and access! Prefer to go in summer? Park City is known for its world class mountain biking as an outdoor adventurist’s paradise. Just 40 minutes from the Salt Lake City airport and a five minute shuttle ride to historic Park City and Main Street.

  • Three night / four day stay at Deer Valley Resort/Park City, Utah
  • Two bedrooms, two bathroom condominium; accommodates four guests
  • Includes full kitchen, private hot tub, and steps away from the slopes
  • Two days of ski lift tickets for two at Deer Valley Resort
  • $500 in dining vouchers for the 5-Star Stein Erikson Lodge
  • Blackout dates include 12/24/17 - 1/6/18 and 1/18/18 - 1/28/18. High season rates apply for 2/18/18 - 2/24/18 and 3/1/18 - 3/14/18, reservations subject to availability.
  • Airfare not included.
  • Expires September 15, 2018

Thank you, Stefanie Luciano and Active Interest Media!

Brighten your wardrobe with a $3,000 personal shopping spree from Walters & Hogsett Fine Jewelers. The premier jeweler of Boulder — Walters & Hogsett — a family owned jeweler, brings together the cutting edge style of a cosmopolitan designer with the personalized care and service of our favorite hometown jeweler. Their incredible knowledge, experience and personal attention, paired with their extraordinary line of products and diamond gifts, guarantees you will find one-of-a-kind pieces that will last a lifetime.

  • Expires April 2018

Thank you, Walters & Hogsett Fine Jewelers!

Savor an unforgettable night with renowned Chef, Jim Smailer, at The Boulder Cork Restaurant. Collaborate with Jim to design your menu selections for your dinner party for eight guests, complete with wine and champagne pairings. Enjoy this exclusive and unique dining experience for you and your friends.

  • Create your exclusive dinner menu with Chef Smailer
  • Includes champagne and wine for eight people
  • Private dining room experience at The Boulder Cork
  • Expires April 2018

Thank you, Chef Jim Smailer and The Boulder Cork!

The Cliffs Club, located on Kauai’s northern coast in the town of Princeville, is truly paradise on Earth. Kauai is the oldest island in Hawaii and is home to some of Hawaii’s most incredible natural wonders, from its seemingly endless expanses of white sand beaches, to its tropical mountains, cliffs and breathtaking waterfalls. After a fun-filled day of exploring, relax in your spacious one bedroom, two bath suite that sleeps up to four guests. Each suite includes two private lanais, from which you can enjoy the beautiful mountain, waterfall, garden or ocean views. The resort also features luxurious amenities to keep you entertained, such as a pool, two hot tubs, a fitness center and a putting green, as well as tennis, basketball, volleyball and shuffleboard courts.

  • Six night / seven day resort stay
  • Accommodates four guests
  • Suites feature A/C, fully-equipped kitchens, TV and a washer/dryer
  • 25 miles from Lihue Airport
  • Airfare not included
  • Condo must be used the week of December 7 to December 14, 2017

We know you share a very special relationship with your pet - here’s your chance to let them be the star! Win this package and your pet will be the face of 2018’s Puttin’ on the Leash throughout marketing and promotion – reaching over 30,000 of Boulder Valley’s top animal lovers and Humane Society friends next year. Your companion will receive a photography session of glamour shots for our creative materials and have a special publication within next year’s event program. The guardian is invited to ride along during an animal transfer with our Behavior and Health Manager and a training consultation with our Training and Behavior Manager and class enrollment for one year of group classes specifically catered to you. Don’t miss this exclusive chance for your pet to be the inspiration for saving the lives of 7,000 pets next year! Any age, breed, size or shape pet can be the star and change the lives of thousands of pets and people starting tonight!

  • Your pet featured in promotion and theme of the 2018 Puttin’ on the Leash gala
  • Private photography session for glamour shots to be used in marketing, print, and digital promotion of Puttin’ on the Leash 2018; additionally, you also receive digital versions of the original photos
  • Custom inclusion in 2018’s event program
  • Pet featured in The Dish newsletter winter 2017 and spring 2018 editions
  • Opportunity for you to ride along for a daytime transfer (of cats or dogs, your choice!) with our Behavior and Health Manager
  • Private enrollment consultation with our Training and Behavior Manager, includes one year of group Training Center classes for your pet

Enjoy your morning coffee or afternoon cocktail while sitting on the deck overlooking one of the best beaches in The Bahamas. Listen to the waves and breathe in that fresh ocean breeze while you drift to sleep at night. Stroll the streets of Hope Town and walk past 100 year old pastel painted cottages and be greeted by the friendly locals. Blue Heaven cottage is just as its name depicts. In this three bedroom, three bath cottage you get the feel of island life with the luxury of all the modern amenities. Located in quaint Hope Town, and only steps from the beach, relax on the spacious deck and enjoy the private pool while you take in the one-in-a-million views. Explore the reefs teaming with vibrant marine life by swimming or snorkeling the 3rd largest barrier reef in the world, located right outside you back door.

  • Four night / five day stay in “Blue Heaven” beachfront cottage in Hope Town, Bahamas
  • Three bedroom, three bathroom private cottage; accommodates six guests
  • Includes full kitchen, private pool overlooking beach and steps away from the water
  • Blackout dates include 12/24/17 - 1/6/18 and reservations subject to availability
  • Airfare not included
  • Expires April 1, 2018

Thank you, Stefanie Luciano and Active Interest Media!

Grande Luxxe truly is the epitome of luxury and exclusivity, offering unmatched ocean and jungle views, superb living spaces, deluxe amenities and professional concierges, butlers and private chefs to cater to your every need. The Spa Tower villa is a luxurious, upscale 3-bedroom, 3 bath villa at the Grand Luxxe resort in your choice of stunning Nuevo Vallarta on the Pacific side or the white sand beaches and turquoise waters on the Caribbean side of the Yucatan Peninsula in Riviera Maya, Mexico. The nearly 4,300 square foot villa is beautifully appointed and well-kept by twice daily maid service. The 3 bedrooms each have a full bath and the villa sleeps up to ten comfortably.

  • Jetted tubs, separate walk-in showers and double sinks with each bedroom
  • Private mini spa with massage table
  • Fully equipped gourmet kitchen, including three dining areas
  • Room service available and several on-site and nearby restaurants offering everything from fine dining to eating on the beach
  • Wrap around terrace with private heated splash pool, a king size bed for lounging and plush lounge chairs
  • Other amenities include access to acres of pools (with wave pools and lazy river), beach, Kids Club, Spatium spa and fitness center, tennis, Nicklaus-designed 18-hole golf course and an array of fine and casual dining
  • 16 rounds of golf included for you and your guests
  • 2 free basic spa treatments
  • Seven night / eight day resort stay
  • Accommodates ten guests
  • Airfare not included
  • Expires April 2018, reservations subject to availability

Thank you Boni and Michele Sandoval!

Escape to this magnificent, $5 million luxury villa located between Punta Espada and Las Iguanas golf courses, two of the top rated courses in the Caribbean.Your villa includes a full kitchen, air conditioning, hot tub, pool, private chef, concierge, butler for the entirety of your stay, and an evening of private pool side dance lessons for your group! Be sure to take a swing on Jack Nicklaus’ Punta Espada course, relax by your private pool, or enjoy the turquoise waters on the white sand beach to make the most of your tropical treat.

  • Four night / five day resort stay in “Las Golondrinas” Cayuco 33, Cap Cana
  • Three bedroom, three en-suite bathroom; villa accommodates six guests
  • Includes services of a private chef, butler, maid, concierge and airport transfers
  • Additional rooms (house sleeps up to 14), pre-stocked kitchen, and high season (Spring Break week) travel dates available for additional fees
  • Must make reservations three months in advance, blackout dates apply (12/17/17 - 1/7/18), subject to availability
  • Gratuities, $10 visa fee per person (due upon arrival), and airfare not included
  • Expires April 1, 2018

Explore the southwest wilds of Kenya in the Maasai Mara National Reserve, enjoying amazing views of the Serengeti and daily sightings of Africa’s famous wildlife! While there, spend an exciting day visiting the David Sheldrick Elephant Orphanage and the Giraffe Center! Adventure through the park and capture memories of a lifetime on this epic photo safari trip in search of Africa’s Big 5.

  • Two nights in Nairobi at Sarova Pacific Hotel
  • Visit the acclaimed David Sheldrick Elephant Orphanage in Nairobi
  • Four night / five day resort stay, accommodates and includes meals for two guests at the luxurious Mara Sopa Lodge and all park entrance fees
  • Two Jeep safari excursions per day for photos while at Mara Sopa Lodge
  • Must make reservations three months in advance, blackout dates apply, subject to availability
  • Additional guests may travel for additional fees
  • Taxes and transfers included
  • Gratuities & airfare not included
  • Expires April 1, 2018
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