The 20th Annual Winemaker’s Dinner

The 20th Annual Winemaker's Dinner will be at the Red Lion Inn & Casino on May 11, 2018. The Winemaker's Dinner was the initial fundraiser and the means of establishing the Boys & Girls Clubs of Elko.


Please call the Club at (775) 738-2759 for questions and information.

A Few of the Night's Auction Items!


Wheel of Fortune
Donated by: Newmont Mining Corporation

This Wheel of Fortune will be the highlight of the 2018 Winemaker’s Dinner. Three individuals will win the chance to “Come on down!” for one spin to win great prizes. Grand prizes include: New Orleans Vacation: Three nights’ hotel in the New Orleans French Quarter with dinner for two at world-famous Brennan’s. Branson Getaway: Three nights’ hotel for two in Branson, Missouri, with two show tickets of your choice. Cash & Prizes:  Several cash awards and prizes available including a chance at $1,000. All three contestants selected for the Wheel of Fortune are guaranteed to win. 


Wine Train
Donated by: Small Mine Development

Create lasting memories with this six-hour rail tour of Napa Valley for two people that includes tastings at three wineries and a four-course gourmet meal. QuattroVino Tours are an indulgence from start to finish. Elegant interiors. Plush velvets. Gleaming brass. Polished marble. The train car sweeps along at an easy pace through extraordinary countryside past rows of vines, some there since 1868, whispering stories. The Famiglia Tour begins with breakfast and sparkling wine on board with tasting stops at Silverado Vineyards, Whitehall Lane Winery and Vineyards, and Grgich Hills Estates where you will sample world class limited production wines. Between tasting stops you’ll be treated to exquisite, perfectly prepared entrees and dessert on the way back following your final tasting.


Valley of the Sun
Donated by:  Vogue Services/VF Imagewear
There's nothing better than the NASCAR Xfinity Series as drivers go door-to-door for the win. This once in a lifetime NASCAR package gives racing enthusiasts the opportunity to experience racing VIP-style. This package includes two tickets for premium grandstand seating in the Allison Terrace to the 2018 NASCAR Xfinity Race on November 10, 2018, in Phoenix. VIP tickets also allow participants access to the pit and garage area side-by-side with drivers and crew, and several other VIP opportunities. Package also includes two premium tickets to the Monster Can-Am 500 on November 11th.  The package includes $750 for travel, making this the perfect adventure for the racing fan. Winner must be 18 years or older with a valid driver’s license. 


Country Fan Fest
Donated by: Barrick

Gear Up! This huge Country Music festival hits Tooele, UT, July 26-29, 2018! The artist list includes: Cole Swindell, Brett Eldredge, Joe Nichols, Dwight Yoakam, Ryan Griffin, Lonestar, and many more! Guaranteed to have something in store for every concert-goer, this package includes: two VIP Admission Passes and four general admission passes for a total of six passes to the festival of the year. Package includes a camp site completing this concert vacation! This package gives you access to VIP parking, shuttle service, reserved seating, mud bogs, games, daily activities, and access to the Aquatic Center. Don’t miss out on this concert that is certain to give you and your friends a truly memorable experience!


Vineyard Vacation                                                       
Donated by: Archery Summit Vineyards

A delightful wine country vacation in the heart of the Willamette Valley. This package includes a three nights in a three-bedroom, two-bathroom luxury home at the Renegade Ridge Guest House located in the middle of Archery Summit Vineyards. The house is so exclusive that it is not advertised to the public but is only available to VIP guests. This vineyard vacation also comes with a VIP wine tasting for up to six people. Archery Summit encompasses 120 acres of exceptional vineyards in Willamette Valley’s Dundee Hills and Ribbon Ridge, appellations renowned for producing Pinot Noir of inexplicable allure. The soils here are well-drained and rich in minerals due to geological activity that dates back to the Ice Age. This ancient history coupled with centuries-old traditions adopted in Burgundy, set the stage for this distinctive parcel of remarkable Oregon terrain to produce some of the most celebrated wines ever made. This house is also located within one-hour of the Oregon coast.


​Castle in the Rockies
Donated by: Newmont

This Canadian vacation includes four nights at the world-famous Fairmont Banff Springs hotel in Banff, Alberta, Canada. Banff offers world-class fishing, access to Lake Louise and Jasper State Park, championship golf courses, and authentically local dining and shopping experiences. The world-famous Fairmont Banff Springs hotel stands as a landmark in the picturesque alpine town of Banff, Alberta, Canada's "Castle in the Rockies" and has been providing legendary hospitality to our guests for more than 125 years. The package also includes one day pass for two to the award winning European-style Willow Stream Spa. Topping off this once in a lifetime experience is your choice of a one-day guided fishing tour for two with Bow River Fishing Guides or two passes with cart to the Fairmont Banff Springs Golf Course. Banff is an angler’s heaven as possibly the most breathtaking place to hook Brown Trout on a dry fly. Ruggedly beautiful Rocky Mountains surround this braided Mountain River, with elk and bald eagles proudly showing themselves as you explore their land. Renowned for its panoramic beauty, The Fairmont Banff Springs Golf Course in Alberta is a captivating and challenging layout set in the heart of Canada's Rocky Mountains. This Alberta golf course offers two simple things for the perfect golf vacation. First, a breathtaking view in every direction and second, a magnificent layout that thrills every golfer fortunate enough to spend a day here. $1,000 for travel is included making this the trip of a lifetime.


Hit Me with Your Best Shot
Donated by: Lattin Livestock

This is your opportunity to shoot that trophy buck you have been hunting for. Package includes one deer tag for Unit #103, valued at over $5,000.  The hunting tag will be issued in June or July this year. Unit 103 is comprised of those portions of Elko and White Pine Counties bounded on the north by Harrison Pass Road, on the east by the Ruby Valley Road, on the south by the Overland Pass Road, and on the west by the Huntington Valley Road.


Golden Resorts
Donated by: Cashman Equipment Company

Let your inner travel guide help you choose one vacation from these two Golden State destination options. Option I: Enjoy a three-night stay for two at Hotel Carmel in Carmel-by-the-Sea, CA. Hotel Carmel features traditional cottage-style architecture with a modern seaside feel, a warm and inviting garden courtyard with fire pits, and is within walking distance to all the lovely shops and wineries that Carmel has to offer. Package comes with two Wine Passes that allow you to enjoy one flight of wine, at ten participating tasting rooms of your choice. Option II: Enjoy a three-night stay for two at the Meritage Resort and Spa in Napa, CA offering unmatched luxury in the heart of California wine country with acre upon acre of sun-soaked vineyards, award-winning cuisine, lavish accommodations, and extravagant amenities. Included in the Spa Indulgence package is a $100 credit to the Spa Terra in the sanctuary of the underground Estate Cave, on-site vineyards with walking path, The Crush Lounge with bowling, Siena restaurant, adult only pool, and Trinitas Cellars tasting room. One of these resorts could be your next adventure! 


​Sunflower of the South                                                  
Donated by:  Dr. Don & Cyndi Gardner, Elko Dental Specialists

Experience the peace of the waves crashing against the golden sands of the Playa Gemelas beaches while staying at the “Sunflower of the South,” just five miles from the heart of Puerto Vallarta. The condo has two bedrooms/two baths and a private pool area leading directly to the beach.  An ideal spot to watch for whales, dolphins, and jumping manta rays, Girasol Sur provides many activities and opportunities for relaxation.  Accommodations for four and $1,000 for travel included.