When: March 18, 2017. The Party Rages from 6:00PM until 11:00PM (PST) at PlumpJack’s then we move to Plaza Bar for an After Party with DJ Doj from 9:30PM until 2:00AM (PST). After Party is free for Gala attendees and $20 at the door for everyone else!
Theme: David Bowie Space Oddity
Benefitting: The Shane McConkey Foundation
Where: PlumpJack’s 1920 Squaw Valley Inn, Squaw Valley, CA 96146
Amazing Appetizers | Sultry Entertainment | Epic Live & Silent Auction
Open Bar at the Gala | Cash Bar at the After Party
OH YOU PRETTY THINGS, let’s eat, let’s drink and LET’S DANCE! This year’s Shane McConkey Legacy Gala promises to be out of this world with an anything-goes David Bowie themed fundraiser to benefit Make-A-Wish Foundation and other worthy causes. So listen up YOUNG AMERICANS, you’re UNDER PRESSURE to get your tickets before they’re gone. And once they’re gone…there can be no Ch-Ch-CHANGES.
We’ll all be HEROES as we come together for a great cause while we enjoy an outrageous party with an insane live and silent auction, entertainment, cocktails and appetizers!
WHAT TO WEAR? ANYTHING GOES…
Great local costume shops include: Unique Boutique and Dress the Party in Incline Village (tell them Shane McConkey Foundation sent you and receive 15% off) in Truckee and Junkee Clothing Exchange in Reno.
Live Auction Highlights
All proceeds benefit the Shane McConkey Foundation in their support of kids, animals and the environment.
One of a Kind Saucer Boy K2 Snow Blades | Value: Priceless One of a kind K2 Saucer Boy edition snow blade. This pair is numbered and comes with a 1 of 1 framed poster commemorating this special pair of skis. Since this is such an extreme pair of skis, we want you to be safe out there, so we are including a BCA float 22 air bag and BCA beacon. The pack has has a retail value of $675 and $300 for the beacon. The snow blades are priceless.
5 Epic Days of Heli in BC with Michelle Parker | Value: $6,000 Join CMH Heli-Skiing and pro Michelle Parker for an insane 5 days of heli-skiing in British Columbia. 3 million skiable acres and 12 lodges for relaxing and recovering, make for an unbelievable ski trip into some of the planet’s best terrain. Along with premiere access to some of the best snow in the world, CMH offers the best of backcountry comfort. 44 chefs offer exceptional cuisine at each of their distinct lodges. Endless apres activities including everything from rock climbing walls to natural hot springs. And you can indulge and re-energize with their alpine amenities such as massage and yoga.
Santa Cruz Hightower C S 27.5″ | Value: $5,499 Hightower is a complete carbon bike that has the versatility to deal with whatever appears on the horizon. Hightower seamlessly adapts to the trails and style you ride, no matter where you are in the world. The geometry on this bike remains optimized thanks to a neat little “High/Low” setting on the upper link that flips to adjust bottom bracket height*. Hightower’s 67° head angle, longer reach and trim chain stays combine to create an altogether different class of dreadnought in any configuration. 135mm of VPP® travel is reinforced by a 148 rear axle spacing and the kind of Nomad-style linkage arrangement and swingarm design we reserve for the heaviest hitters in our model line up. The resulting package leaves Hightower standing head and shoulders above anything else out there. This bike is the 27.5-Plus version and features:
- Rock Shox Pike 29 RC 140 Fork
- SRAM GX 1×11 Derailleur
- SRAM Guide R Brakes
- Race Face Aeffect AL Cranks
Chef’s Dinner & Stay at Truckee Hotel for 10 | Value: $2,500 Join renown foodie celebrities chef Mark Estee and JJ Morgan for a private dinner at Moody’s Bistro in historic downtown Truckee. The season-concsious and locally-sourced meal will include wine pairings. After the dessert course, your crew can retire for the evening, just upstairs in the Truckee Hotel (5 rooms).
Jeremy Jones Package | Value: $1,450 This collection provides the winner with all the Jeremy Jones paraphenelia that they will need to shred the mountain like everyone’s favorite big mountain man. This package includes:
- Jeremy Jones Solution Splitboard
- O’Neill Jeremy Jones Ascent Shell. Men’s M. Burnt Sienna
- Jeremy Jones Deeper 18L Pack
- POC Fovea Goggles Jeremy Jones Edition. Black
- POC DID Glacier Sunglasses Jeremy Jones Edition. Black White
- POC Fornix BC Helmet Jeremy Jones Edition. Black. M-L
*Must be 21 or older to attend – ID Required
And there is SO MUCH MORE! At the Gala you can bid on our Epic Silent Auction which include:
- Orthovox Safety Kit: beacon, probe, shovel with airbag pack 32L+
- The Metal ski with “Skyfather” graphic, and the last remaining pair of only 150 made of this Limited Edition collaboration between J skis x legendary tattoo artist David Hale. J skis owner Jason Levinthal, is known for his revolutionary ski design over the past two decades, founding Line skis and Full tilt boots. “The Metal” is his most award winning ski to date and the ultimate one ski quiver for Tahoe at 106 wide and 186cm long.
- YES Snowboard: Emoticon 149
- Moment Skis: Meredian 181 cm
- Two Night Stay in a 1 Bedroom Suite at Evolution in Whistler, BC & 2 Two-Day Adult Lift Tickets at Whistler Blackcomb
- Sun Valley Trip: 2 days of skiing, 2 nights of lodging for two people at the Sun Valley Lodge
- Teton Mountain Lodge and Spa, Jackson Hole, WY: 2 Night Mid-week stay in 2 bdrm suite. Valid for 4-6 people. Jackson Hole Mountain Resort: 4 50% off 2-Day Lift Tickets
- Staycation at Squaw Valley: 2 nights in ground floor 1 bdrm suite. Sleeps 4.
- Mammoth Mountain: 2 nights at Mammoth Mountain Inn & 2 day lift tickets or bike park tickets for two people.
- Getaway at Lake Tahoe: 2 night stay at Ceder Glen Lodge in Tahoe Vista, CA
- Santa Barbara Rincon Point: Weekend away in 4 bdrm house on the beach & Lumen Tour and Tasting for 6 or Lumen Winemaker tasting at Rincon House
- Sunnyside: 1 night mid-week stay & $100 Gift Card
- Santa Cruz Bicycles his and her weekend: 2 nights stay at a hotel in Santa Cruz, free Demo Bikes, Trail Jersey, water bottle, 2 $100 gift certificates to local restaurants and a guide/skills coach to ride with if interested.
- Two night mid-week stay in standard room at PlumpJack Squaw Valley Inn
- Fairmont Chateau Whistler: 2 nights for 2 guests in a Fairmont Room & 2 Two-Day Adult Lift Tickets at Whistler Blackcomb
- 8 days/7 nights at Vidanta Resort on the coast in Mexico: studio and 1 bdrm suite
- Las Olas Getaway: 4 nights in a 1 bdrm 1 bath condo right on the beach in San Jose del Cabo.
- Las Olas Getaway: 4 nights in a 1 bdrm 1 bath condo right on the beach in San Jose del Cabo.
- Berkeley Getaway: 3 nights in a 3 bdrm 1.5 bath home in the North Berkeley Hills.
- Bay Area Weekend of Fun: $100 gift card to Hog and Rocks in The Mission, 2 tickets to any show of your choice at Sweetwater Music Hall in Mill Valley, $100 gift card to House of Air Adreneline Park in the Presidio.
- Cerritos Getaway: 4 nights at Surf Casita Studio in Cerritos, Baja
- Little River/Mendocino Getaway:3 nights in a 2 bdrm house
- Little River/Mendocino Getaway: 3 nights in a studio
- First Light KT 22 Squaw Valley by Olaf Carmel Print
- Squaw Valley in Autumn by Olaf Carmel Print
- Acryllic Print of Shane’s Triple Backflip at Lover’s Leap
- Framed artwork by Bespoke
- Chris Crossen 10 x 10 Original Watercolor: Wave Study
- Chris Crossen 10 x 10 Original Watercolor: West Shore Study
- Nancy Holliday Photo: Wolf on wood print
- Riverside Studios Goodies
- NOLA-Style Crawfish Boil for 16 people, at your home or at Rob’s home in Incline Village. Drinks not included.
- Round of golf for 2 at Old Greenwood, plus Member for a Day access to the Pavilion at Old Greenwood for a week, Sunday – Friday.
- Round of golf for 2 at Gray’s Crossing, plus Member for a Day access to the Pavilion at Old Greenwood for a week, Sunday – Friday.
- Sharks vs Edmonton Oilers Thursday April 6th @ 7:30 2 Epic View Sharks Tickets Premium Club Level aisle seats in Shark Attack Zone with Parking Pass. $30 food & beverage credit on tickets Sec 103 Row 11 Seat 9 & 10
- Private Shopping Party at Ella Chapman Boutique. Invite 15 people to have a private after store hours (5-8 pm) party. ella chapman boutique will provide wine and a 20% discount.
- The Bar Effect: 10 Pack of Classes
- One round of golf for 4 at Toyiabe Golf Club. Cart included.
- Two Tickets to the Reno Jazz Orchestra’s performance of “ROOTS IN THE BLUES”. Monday, July 31, 2017 7:30 p.m. / San Harbor State Park
- 2 VIP Winter Wonder Grass Tickets
- 6 Magnums of Original Red wines w. Shane Label
- Nitro Circus: 1 signed Travis Pastrana Jersey kid size & hat
- Nitro Circus: 1 signed Travis Pastrana Jersey adult size & hat
- Nitro Circus : 2 signed Travis Pastrana jerseys: 1 adult and 1 kid, 2 VIP tickets to any Nitro Circus Show, and 2 hats
- Timbuk 2 Especial Medio Pack
- Timbuk 2 Hudson Briefcase
- FlyLow Stardust Beanie & FlyLow Oven Mit gloves. Small.
- Patagonia: W’s Capeilene One-Piece Suit. Black. Small
- Patagonia: W’s Capeilene One-Piece Suit. Black. Medium
- Patagonia: M’s Capeilene One-Piece Suit. Green. Medium
- Patagonia: M’s Capeilene One-Piece Suit. Black. Large
- Patagonia: W’s Merino Air Hoody. Epic Blue. Medium
- Patagonia: M’s Merino Air Hoody. Forge Grey. Large & Arcade: The World’s Best Belt: skulls on black.
- Patagonia: W’s Merino Air Crew. Viking Blue. Large
- Patagonia: M’s Merino Air Hoody. Deep Sea Blue. XL
- O’Neill Jeremy Jones Rider Jacket. Men’s L. Blue.
- Tahoe University Bamboo TASC Shirt in Large & Faherty Large Blue Plaid Flannel
- Raven Denim Vic Slim Straight Jeans Size 34 & Arcade: The World’s Best Belt: mountains on green.
- Knitted Fleece Jacket. Black in Medium & Black LVR Medium Pants with attached Skirt
- Current/Elliot: Slanted Pocket Military Jacket. Size 2
- Tahoe Mountain Fitness: 2 Months Unlimited Class Pass w. Pilates Reformer
- Truckee Tavern and Grill: $100 gift card & Lorien Powers Studio Jewelry: $200
- Dinner and a few Movies: Gar Woods: $100 Gift Card & Tahoe Art Haus: $100 Gift Card
- 12 Bottles Charilyn Zin
- 3 Bottles of 2016 Rose Magnums: Mourvedre,Trousseau, and Sangiovese
- Downtown Truckee Shopping Spree: Dressed Boutique: $250 Gift Card, Mo, Jo, and Zoe: $50 Gift Card &Nomad Boutique: $30 Gift Card
- Airvue Car Table Mount & Groovies Kid’s Headphones in black & Kenu Performance Hoodie. Women’s Medium
- Groovies Kid’s Headphones-Blue & No Bad Days Large Kids White Hoodie
- Airframe+Car Kit Deluxe in Black & Kenu Performance Hoodie. Men’s Large
- Shopping, Dinner and a few Movies: Fine and Funky: $100, Gar Woods: $100 Gift Card & Tahoe Art Haus: $100 Gift Card
- Anti-Aging Skin Rejuvination at The Maas Clinic. Locations in San Francisco, Truckee, and Roseville
- 20 x 30 Print of Shane Skiing in Alaska by Hank de Vre
- Signed Copy of Elemental by Keoki Flagg