True Colors: Live Auction Items

The Vibrant Flavors of India

Explore a variety of authentic Indian dishes during an evening soirée for up to 10 couples hosted by the Goyal family.
Enjoy these flavorful bites and refreshing adult beverages in the Goyals’ inviting mid-century modern home, centrally located in Rollingwood.
Must be scheduled for a mutually agreeable time. Please book well in advance. The experience must be completed by April 14, 2019.

Name the GSA Driveway

This package gives you naming rights to The Girls’ School of Austin’s driveway.
From Lucy Lane to Daisy Drive to Firebird Freeway, the only limit is your imagination (and Lisa’s approval!). An item you can enjoy every day all year long – and when the year is over, the sign is yours to keep!
Name subject to approval by Head of School.

Wine and Dine at the Vine

Wine lovers unite for a truly memorable wine and food experience. Twelve connoisseurs will spend an evening enjoying fine wines at the secret and exclusive Vine Vault in downtown Austin. Surrounded by world-class collections or on a rooftop patio, you will channel your inner oenophile with a tasting of hand-selected California wines paired with a fabulous three-course dinner prepared by the expert team at 34th Street Café & Catering.
Must be scheduled on a mutually agreeable date to be set between the winner, Vine Vault Austin, and 34th Street Café & Catering. Cannot be redeemed on holidays or Sundays.

Red Hot Pizza Party

Renowned Austin chef Shawn Cirkiel (The Backspace, Olive & June, Parkside, and Bullfight) brings the Ultimate Pizza Party right to your home! Shawn and his staff will bring his portable pizza oven and fire up fresh pizzas for up to 40 people on site. This culinary experience will also include antipasti trays and desserts from The Backspace. A perfect celebration in the comfort of your own home with someone else doing the cooking!
To be scheduled on a mutually agreeable date. Experience must be completed by April 14, 2019. To schedule your party, please email Does not include party rentals or alcohol, though Shawn is happy to arrange both a bar/beverages and rentals (eg glasses) at the hosts’ expense if so desired.

The White Snow of Tahoe

Available December 22-29, 2018
Enjoy seven nights at the magnificent Marriott Timber Lodge in South Lake Tahoe
. Stay cozy in your 1100 square foot villa (with 2 bedrooms, 2 baths, full kitchen, and fireplace) or hit the slopes for excellent skiing and snowboarding right outside your door. This villa sleeps 6-8 guests in 2 king beds and 2 sofa beds. Located in Heavenly Village, steps from the Heavenly Gondola, with ski-in/ski-out access. Resort amenities include heated outdoor pool, hot tub, fire pit, fitness center, and kids’ club. Whether you’re looking for an active getaway or a relaxing vacation, there is something for every member of the family!

True Colors Painting Party

Discover your “True Colors” with an evening of art instruction, painting, palettes, and palate pleasers.
Twelve aspiring artists are invited for 3 hours of illuminating painting techniques and their application in acrylic on canvas with the fabulous Nancy Hoover in the GSA Art atelier! Your group may pick an artist of your choice to emulate in a wall-worthy masterpiece you never knew you could produce. All supplies will be provided. Nancy guarantees a creative, educational, and entertaining evening! A delicious Mexican buffet will be provided by Tacodeli, with adult beverages courtesy of the Grad family.
Experience must be scheduled on a mutually agreeable date and completed by April 14, 2019.

The Blue Skies of Breckenridge

Available June 9-16, 2018
Celebrate summer with a fabulous week-long trip to beautiful Breckenridge, Colorado. Whether you are looking for an active getaway (hiking, swimming, riding, biking and more!) or some time to unwind, this package offers something for everyone!
Enjoy seven nights luxury accommodations at the Grand Timber Lodge in the perfect mountain town. Grand Timber Lodge offers a comfortable family atmosphere with casual elegance built to relax and inspire. Your one-bedroom condo is perfect for a small family or group with a full-sized living area, gourmet kitchen, gas fireplace, and private deck with a stunning view. One-bedroom condos at Grand Timber Lodge feature a king bed as well as a sleeper sofa, comfortably sleeping up to four people. Grand Timber Lodge, located a short distance from Breckenridge’s Historic Main Street, takes pride in providing guests with a plethora of activities for the whole family to enjoy together right on property!

Marfa Lights & Stars So Bright

Spend four nights in the heart of Marfa in a recently updated adobe property just steps from the center of town! This lovely home features a main house with master bedroom (queen bed) and large “bunk room” with sleeping for 4 children (one bunk is a double), as well as a separate casita with queen bed and bathroom, making this a perfect retreat for 2 families or 3 couples (maximum of 8 guests). Marfa is wonderful in the summer – dry and cool at night! Enjoy the owners’ bikes or walk around this idyllic small Texas town, hike in the nearby Fort Davis Mountains/Big Bend, and visit the Chinati Foundation and town galleries. The owner will give you inside tips on where to eat and shop. Also included, one beautiful Chinati Foundation coffee table book. And you’ll see just how big and bright the West Texas stars are at night during your complimentary Star Party at the McDonald Observatory (8 tickets, subject to capacity – please reserve early as they often sell out).
Dates to be mutually agreed upon. Home is available beginning June 18, 2018 and trip must be completed by May 23, 2019. Not available: August 16 – September 3, September 27-30, October 5-8, entire month of November or December 26-January 1, 2019, and spring break 2019 (though some of these dates may be flexible).

Jenny and Lorna's Amazing Technicolor Sleepover

What’s more awesome than a rainbow unicorn spreading love (and sprinkles) across the land? Well, Coach Sparks and Señora Torrado’s famous end-of-year sleepover extraordinaire, of course! They are back for another year of fun and excitement – the perfect way to kick off the summer! And this year, the sleepover returns to its most popular location ever – the beautiful ZTA house on UT’s campus. Jenny and Lorna will bring all the fun — a scavenger hunt, sardines, karaoke dance party, movie, cookies and milk, and pajama fashion show — to this historic home where everyone will get an actual bed to curl up in at the end of what is sure to a very entertaining evening! A pizza dinner will be provided by Craig O’s Pizza & Pastaria. A donut breakfast will be provided courtesy of the Hewlitt family.
Available May 29, 2018. This event is limited to one current GSA class and cannot accommodate siblings or other add-ons. Activities will be age-appropriate for winning class. If the winning class is under third grade, the event will be held as a sleep-under and parents will pick students up at the end of the evening.Third grade and above will be picked up after breakfast the next morning. Parents must sign a waiver for children staying at the ZTA house.
PLEASE NOTE: This item is not included in the raffle.