Silent Auction

Silent Auction

The silent auction at TACA Lexus Party on the Green features over 20 different packages expertly crafted by our participating chefs, restaurants, and artists. All silent auction packages also come with an opportunity for two complimentary tickets to a select TACA Grant Recipient program. Not able to attend TACA Lexus Party on the Green? No worries! You can still participate in the silent auction. Click on any of the packages below for more information.

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Sophisticated Staycation at the HALL Arts Hotel
Make HALL Arts Hotel your arts staycation for an evening in the heart of the Dallas Arts District. Enjoy a five-course dinner tasting for six at Ellie’s, expertly paired with HALL wines. Then, spend a romantic evening in a luxurious suite for two, plus a complimentary breakfast for two in Ellie’s or in-room dining.

Value: $6,600
Courtesy of Ellie’s Restaurant & Lounge at HALL Arts Hotel

A “Culinary Speakeasy” Experience with Chef Janice Provost
Experience dinner for eight at Chef Janice Provost’s underground “culinary speakeasy.” The exclusive evening includes cocktails and canapes followed by a three-course dinner paired with beautiful wines, prepared by Chef Provost and her team. The location will be revealed one week prior to the dinner and a password will be given at that time.

Value: $3,000
Courtesy of Parigi

Legendary Luxury at the Rosewood Mansion
A legendary icon in Texas, the Rosewood Mansion on Turtle Creek offers impeccable service and a world-class luxury experience. Welcome your friends to join you for a gourmet dinner for six at the Chef’s table at The Mansion Restaurant where you will feast on a specialty tasting menu with wine pairings. Afterwards, retreat to an evening of suite accommodations for two at Rosewood Mansion on Turtle Creek. Wake up to a full American breakfast for two and enjoy one overnight parking and valet service.

Value: $3,000
Courtesy of The Mansion Restaurant at Rosewood Mansion on Turtle Creek

A Santa Fe Escape
Celebrate the spirit of the Southwest at an intimate world class retreat Rosewood Inn of the Anasazi in Santa Fe, New Mexico. Enjoy round trip transportation for two to Santa Fe on American Airlines and two-night accommodations in a Superior King at the Rosewood Inn of the Anasazi. Immerse yourself in Santa Fe’s rich culinary and cultural history with breakfast each morning and a dinner for two in the amount of $150.

Value: $3,000
Courtesy of Rosewood Inn of the Anasazi

Portraits & Pop Art with Gittings
With a reputation of being the most prestigious portrait studio, the Gittings name is synonymous with quality. Capture memories that will last a lifetime with a Gittings gift certificate that includes one design consultation, one studio portrait session, and a pop art portrait up to 20”. Each pop art portrait starts with a photographic portrait and is designed as an original piece of art that will be a unique addition to your home.

Value: $3,000
Courtesy of Gittings

Stainless-Steel Chef Competition for 16
Have you ever seen yourself on Chopped? Well, now’s your chance to have your very own culinary competition at 3015 at Trinity Groves with a Stainless-Steel Chef Competition for 16 guests. Ignite your team and turn a selection of everyday ingredients into an extraordinary entrée. Each team receives the same four secret ingredients and access to the “Market Table” to create a dish to impress the judges. The competition lasts three hours: 30 minutes to mix and mingle; 45 minutes to plan and execute dishes followed by lunch or dinner, the judges critique and a winner will prevail! Included in this fun and motivating event is a chef-crafted meal of your choice.

Value: $3,000
Courtesy of 3015 at Trinity Groves

A Private Taco y Vino Fiesta!
You and 11 lucky amigos will enjoy a six-course Taco y Vino experience from the comfort of your own home. Curated by award-winning master chef, Chef Sharon Van Meter, each course will be perfectly paired with wines from around the world.

Value: $3,000
Courtesy of Taco y Vino

Culinary Adventure with Whiskey Pairings
Invite 10-15 of your closest friends for a fine dining experience at Elm Street Cask & Kitchen located in Downtown Dallas. This culinary adventure features a one-of-a-kind menu sampling complete with whiskey pairings curated by celebrated Executive Chef Ben Maulsby.

Value: $2,200
Courtesy of Elm Street Cask & Kitchen

Carmen Menza Zenith No. 1

Zenith No. 1
Artist: Carmen Menza
6’h x 3’w
Neon, argon, aluminum, transformers

Carmen Menza is an interdisciplinary artist whose practice spans video, light sculptures, music and public art installations focusing on generative visuals and sound. She has exhibited with the Perot Museum of Nature and Science, the Dallas Symphony Orchestra’s SOLUNA Festival, Dallas Aurora Light & Sound Biennial and is represented in Dallas by Carneal Simmons Contemporary Art.

Value: $3,000
Courtesy of Carmen Menza

Carmen Menza Zenith No. 2

Zenith No. 2
Artist: Carmen Menza
6’h x 3’w
Neon, argon, aluminum, transformers

Carmen Menza is an interdisciplinary artist whose practice spans video, light sculptures, music and public art installations focusing on generative visuals and sound. She has exhibited with the Perot Museum of Nature and Science, the Dallas Symphony Orchestra’s SOLUNA Festival, Dallas Aurora Light & Sound Biennial and is represented in Dallas by Carneal Simmons Contemporary Art.

Value: $3,000
Courtesy of Carmen Menza

12-Course Multisensory Experience at Fauna
Fauna is the new “restaurant within a restaurant” at Stephan Pyles Flora Street Café in the heart of the Dallas Arts District. The luxury multi-sensory dining experience features a highly innovative 12-course tasting menu paired with unique beverage selections. Enjoy an unforgettable evening of dining at Fauna for up to four guests, prepared by Executive Chef Stephan Pyles.

Value: $1,500
Courtesy of Stephan Pyles Flora Street Café

Zaytinya – A Mediterranean Culinary Adventure
Get ready to be transported to the Mediterranean at Zaytinya. Zantinya offers an innovative menu of  “mezze” or “small plates” inspired by Turkish, Greek and Lebanese cuisines served up in a sleek and modern setting. Join Executive Chef Jon Thompson at The Star in Frisco as he curates a one-of-a-kind menu for four guests in Zaytinya’s private dining room. Courses will be expertly paired with wines throughout the evening by Zaytinya’s Master Sommelier.

Value: $1,500
Courtesy of Zaytina

Contemporary Texan Cuisine in Bishop Arts
Tillman’s Bishop Arts is where tradition meets contemporary. The Bishop Arts District has a longstanding history of eclectic artist impression and urban vibe, and Tillman’s embraces local producers to bring the best of Oak Cliff to your table. Join Executive Chef Jeffrey Kollinger, winner of the 2018 Taste of TACA Award, for an evening of contemporary Texan cuisine for eight guests in the heart of the Bishop Arts District.

Value: $1,500
Courtesy of Tillman’s Bishop Arts

Sophisticated Fare at The French Room
An evening of elegant dining at The French Room in Downtown Dallas. Executive Chef Frederic Sulis will delight guests with a classic dinner for four and wine pairings to complement. Plus, an opportunity for two complimentary tickets to select TACA Grant Recipient programs.

Value: $1,500
Courtesy of The French Room

Experience the Finest Seafood at Water Grill
Enjoy the mystique of West Coast seafood at Water Grill in Uptown Dallas. Known for its chilled seafood platters, Water Grill imports the freshest California seafood flown in daily to fill its rotating menu with dishes like wild Alaskan king crab legs, red sea urchin and fish varieties rarely, if ever, seen on Dallas menus. Relish in Water Grill’s nautically inspired interiors and enjoy a dinner for up to eight guests created by Executive Chef Jared Estes.

Value: $1,500
Courtesy of Water Grill

The Masters of Texas Wagyu
Prepare yourself for an authentic Rosewood Ranches dining experience at Ocean Prime Dallas! Eight guests are welcomed to spend the evening indulging in a five-course wagyu dinner, featuring beef from Rosewood’s Ennis Ranch. You and your guests will be hosted by the masters of Texas wagyu: Corporate Executive Chef Michael Scott, Ocean Prime Executive Chef Brandon Moore, and Ranch Manager Kenneth Braddock. To complete each course, a Master Sommelier will skillfully pair specialty wines to complement each dish.

Value: $1,500
Courtesy of Rosewood Ranches – Texas Raised Wagyu Beef

“Le Dolce Vita” with Celebrity Chef Giuliano Matarese
Enjoy an authentic Italian dinner with wine pairings for eight guests at Mille Lire in Uptown Dallas, curated by Chef Giuliano Matarese. Chef Giuliano will prepare a four-course menu inspired by his childhood memories in Italy while Italian Sommelier, Roger Bissell, selects the perfect wines to beautifully complement your cuisine. Don’t miss this opportunity to experience Chef Giuliano’s homage to “la dolce vita,” or “the sweet life” of Italy.

Value: $1,500
Courtesy of Mille Lire

A New Sushi Experience
World-class sushi and contemporary Asian fusion join forces on the menu at Musume in the Dallas Arts District. Did you know that Musume houses the largest selection of sake in Texas? Treat up to 10 guests to an eight-course dinner at Musume and sake pairings included for the evening.

Value: $1,500
Courtesy of Musume

The Ultimate Happy Hour at Peticolas Brewing Company!
Take “Happy Hour” to the next level at Peticolas Brewing Company in the Design District! Enjoy two hours of an open beer bar with 50 of your closest friends and family in the Peticolas Grain Room with a private tour by a Peticolas beer expert. Each guest will receive a Peticolas branded swag item to take home as a souvenir.

Value: $1,500
Courtesy of Peticolas Brewing Company

Luxury Weekender in Dallas
Spend two evenings in a luxury hotel in the heart of downtown Dallas at the iconic Adolphus Hotel. Enjoy deluxe accommodations with unmistakable Texas hospitality and savor artfully prepared dishes with a treated dinner for four guests at City Hall Bistro.

Value: $1,500
Courtesy of City Hall Bistro

Private Party in the Dallas Arts District
Experience private dining for you and up to 14 guests in the stylish setting of The Artisan Terrace Bar, overlooking the beautiful Dallas Arts District. This private party under the stars includes delicious tapas, HALL wines and signature cocktails on a Friday evening of your choice.

Value: $1,500
Courtesy of The Artisan Craft Kitchen

Savory Setting at Salum
Salum offers a fresh culinary experience with New American fare from a revolving menu in an elegant, modern destination near Knox-Henderson. Join Chef and Owner Abraham Salum as he treats up to eight guests to a savory dinner, expertly paired with wines for the evening.

Value: $1,500
Courtesy of Salum

Dinner in the Sky
Sit high atop Reunion Tower, Dallas’ iconic 560-foot landmark, with a 360-degree view of the city while you and up to five guests enjoy a seven-course tasting menu at Five Sixty by Wolfgang Puck. Executive Chef Jacob Williamson will also pair your meal with Sommelier selected wines.

Value: $1,200
Courtesy of Five Sixty by Wolfgang Puck

On the Go with PT’S Coffee Roasting Co.
PT’s Coffee Roasting Co. is an award-winning coffee roaster with Kansas roots and has been at the forefront of specialty coffee for years. Enjoy PT’s Coffee Roasting Co. on the go! This gift box includes two 12-ounce bags of Direct Trade Single Origin Coffees, two ceramic mugs and one 12-ounce Klean Kanteen insulated thermos.

Value: $90
Courtesy of PT’s Coffee Roasting Co.

A Message from Terry D. Loftis
Responding to the COVID-19 Public Health Crisis

In accordance with advice from health experts, TACA staff is working from home. Business operations will continue as normal, with staff available via business email addresses.

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