Saturday, October 6, the 1685 Deacon John Grave House will hold a fundraising auction, "Cherish the Grave," to celebrate 30 years of preservation. The evening features a pig roast buffet dinner in the tented garden, silent auction and live blues with Shaka and the Soulshakers. The event is sponsored by Guilford Savings Bank.
Tickets are $60 in advance and include dinner, beer and wine and the famous "Grave Digger."
Among the experiences on offer in the auction are a week’s rental of a beachfront house in Madison and a private tour of the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York on a Monday when it is closed to the public.
The silent auction will include a range of items and services from local companies. A partial list of businesses that have contributed gift certificates includes Attitude Plus, The Frame Shop, Friends & Co., Jolie Boutique, Madison Beach Club, Maggie’s of Madison, Malone’s, the Nosey Goose, Petrillo’s Pizza Pub and Grill, Salon de Oasis, Two Ems, Inc., Vera Wolf, and Village Pizza.
Saturday, October 6, 2012
6 to 11:30 p.m.
"Cherish the Grave: Harvest Dinner, Auction and Live Blues"
Deacon John Grave House
581 Boston Post Road, Madison
For more information or to make a reservation, contact 203-245-4798 or visit www.deaconjohngrave.org.