10 Bids4Kids Auction Items Perfect for the Guys

Golf, Getaways, & Grub– Check out these top 10 Bids 4 Kids experiences that any guy would love! Online bidding begins Tuesday, September 1st at 10:00 a.m.!

If you see something you like, be sure to create/ update your secure online bidding account in advance by visiting www.qtego.net/qlink/eps. By registering early, you’ll receive an SMS text message when bidding begins on September 1st at 10:00 a.m., when someone outbids you, and when bidding closes on September 10th at 9:00 p.m.

Thank you for supporting a great cause!!!

Bids 4 Kids is one of our most important fundraisers of the year. The proceeds from the auction help fund the extra 3,000+ hours our EPS teachers spend outside the classroom aiding the 500+ elementary students who need extra assistance in math and reading. Thank you for supporting this event as well as Elkhorn schools, teachers, and students!

1. Champions Run Pro Shop Package

Auction Item #281 | Starting Bid: $65

Check that golfer off your holiday shopping list with a Champions Run Pro Shop Package! This auction item includes $80 in gift cards to Champions Run Pro Shop, a new golf shoe bag, and a dozen Callaway SUPERSOFT golf balls with a starting bid of just $65!

2. Bone-in Barbacoa Meal for 6-8 People at Hook + Lime

Auction Item #102 | Starting Bid: $85

Enjoy Hook + Lime’s Bone-In Barbacoa Meal with 6-8 of your friends and family! This meal includes a 5-pound Waygu Beef Shank with a full taco bar that consists of warm corn tortillas, rice & beans, salsa, pickled peppers, red onions, crema, cilantro, limes, and cheese.

“To prepare the barbacoa, we salt cure the meat for 24 hours, we sou vide (tempered water bath) the shank for 3 days. Then cook to temperature in the oven for an hour and a half.”

The chef will present the barbacoa to the guests at the table. The bone is then brought back to the kitchen & prepared for the tequila shot. The Barbacoa Bone-In Tequila Shot has become a Hook & Lime Tradition. This extraordinary experience is fun & exciting for everyone participating! This auction item also includes a $50 gift card for drinks!

3. Scissors & Scotch 15-Year Service

Auction Item #412/413 | Starting Bid: $30

YES, you can have your cake and eat it too. Actually, you can get your haircut and have a cocktail too– even better! Relax and enjoy a Fifteen Year Service haircut and style at Scissors & Scotch! This package includes a cleansing shampoo and conditioning treatment, a rejuvenating steamed towel treatment, a hot lather back of the neck shave, a soothing scalp massage, and an invigorating face refresher. Get your bid in to sit back, relax, and enjoy some me-time at Scissors & Scotch! 

4. The Pines Country Club (Golf Experience for 4)

Auction Item #208 | Starting Bid: $123

Treat yourself or a family member with a round of golf for 4 at The Pines Country Club in Valley. The Pines is a semi-private golf club featuring 18 holes of championship golf and a full practice facility.

This package includes 18 holes of golf and a cart, valid Monday-Thursday. This auction item also includes a Bluejays Titleist hat and 12 yellow Ultimate Distance Nitro golf balls.

5. Dismal River 2-Day Unlimited Golf + 1 Night Stay Package for 4

Auction Item #116 | Starting Bid: $1,225

Dismal River Club is links golf in its purest form; rugged, windblown, hard, and fast. Designed by Jack Nicklaus and Tom Doak, Dismal River is a private golf club set in the ruggedly gorgeous Sandhills of western Nebraska. Elevated championship, member, and forward tees provide magnificent views in every direction and the grand scope of the land makes each hole seem a universe all its own.

This package consists of 2 days of UNLIMITED golf for 4 players including carts and 2 Sharptail rooms with double occupancy (2 queen beds with a shared bath) for a 1-night stay. Food, drinks & gratuities not included. A Casey’s $50 gift card is also included with this auction item. The value of this package is $2,450 and is good for play Sunday – Wednesday.

Club offerings also include hunting, fishing, an array of outdoor excursions, lavish lodging amenities, and five-star dining, in addition to world-class golf. Auction winner may call ahead to book other activities available for an additional charge.

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6. 20 Washes at Russell Speeders

Auction Item #226 | Starting Bid: $150

Keep your vehicle sparkling clean all year long with 20 protect and shine car wash vouchers from Russell Speeders!

7. 1- Hour of Axe-throwing at Flying Timber & Gift Card to Crescent Moon

Auction Item #207 | Starting Bid: $75

Did somebody say axe throwing? Round up the guys and get ready for a unique experience of axe throwing at Flying Timber! The concept is simple, grab an axe, throw the axe at a target on the wall, and have fun watching your friends throw their axes as you impatiently wait for your next turn. This auction item includes 1 hour of axe throwing for up to 6 participants. Afterward, you and your friends can head over to the Crescent Moon to enjoy a round of drinks with an additional $35 gift card

8. $200 Towards a Pregame Party at Addy’s!

Auction Item #221 | Starting Bid: $100

Calling all Antler, Storm, and Wolves fans… Pregame at Addy’s with your friends and then head over to the football game. This auction item includes $200 in Addy’s gift cards and a Reserved Parking Pass at the Elkhorn Stadium for one Elkhorn High, Elkhorn North, or Elkhorn South Sporting Event during the 2020/2021 school year.

9. Miracle Hill Golf Course (Golf Experience for 4)

Auction Item #211 | Starting Bid: $90

Looking for even more golf? This auction item includes a foursome and cart at Miracle Hill’s beautiful tree-lined 18-hole Golf Course and practice facility.

10. Mojo’s Car Wash

Auction Item #505/506 | Starting Bid: $20

Treat your vehicle to a “Best in Show” full-service wash at Mojo’s Car Wash! This service includes exterior hand dry, floor vacuuming, wipe door jams, windows, cup holders, dash, center console, floor mats, and instrument panel. Also includes rust inhibitor, extra tire, and wheels cleaning, tire dressing, spray wax, and hand polish.

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This content is sponsored by our 2020 Bids 4 Kids Community Partner Lockton Companies. Thank you for your continued commitment to supporting our Elkhorn schools, teachers, and students!

About Bids 4 Kids

Bids 4 Kids is an annual auction hosted by the Elkhorn Public Schools Foundation. Last year, more than 400 donors helped support our fundraiser by attending the event and/or bidding by phone. Together, we were able to raise over $49,000 to help fund our Before/ After School Math and Reading Student Intervention Program.

In the 2019-2020 school year, over 500 elementary students were identified as needing additional teaching instruction in math and reading. With your generous support, we’re able to continue to help fund the additional teacher instructional time that students need to help improve their overall reading and math comprehension. Thank you!