The 2018 Carmel Jewish Film Festival

Auction Items




Bring the Elegant Dining of The Pebble Beach Lodge to Your Home

Dinner for 6 at the best table in the house – yours! –prepared by

Pebble Beach Executive Chef Ben Brown.

Minimum bid: $500.



The Great Gatsby Meets Henry Ford

See the Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance, The Greatest Show on Wheels.

Two General Admission tickets valued $325 each

with commemorative poster and program.

An $800.00 value. Minimum bid: $400.



Raise A Glass To Life Like Omar Khayyam

An enchanted Persian Dinner for four, with wine, at the home of masterful chef

and Persian cookbook author Shala Kashfi.

Minimum bid: $300.



The Magic Touch

Pebble Beach Spa Gift Certificate for fifty luxurious minutes in the

Spa service of your choice,

plus a $50.00 Sur Restaurant Gift Certificate   

A $260.00 value. Minimum bid: $175.



Change Your Life

Want to lose weight? Sleep better? Live a more balanced and fulfilling life?

Hypnosis Session with Dr. Bee Epstein-Shepherd, plus a

Village Corner Restaurant Gift Certificate for $40.00 to celebrate!

A $335.00 value. Minimum bid: $200.



All the World’s a Stage

Four tickets for PacRep, where the stage becomes all the world,

for any 2018 production, plus $100 Gift Card to Flying Fish Grill.

A $276.00 value. Minimum bid: $185.



Is That You Behind Those Maui Jims?

Maui Jim His & Hers sun-glasses.

A $500.00 value. Minimum bid: $300.



Laugh, Cry, Sing, Eat, Reflect, and Kvetch!

Two passes to the Carmel Jewish Film Festival 2019 (Oy!),

plus a $50.00 gift certificate to Rio Grill.

A $242.00 value.  Minimum bid: $160.

Actual value: priceless.


Wet and Wild… and Chocolate

Four passes to the world-famous Monterey Bay Aquarium,

plus two passes for four people to the Monterey County Youth Museum

(MY Museum), plus a $25 gift card for Lula’s Chocolates.

A $289.00 value. Minimum bid: $190.


Passover Wine – Not to Be Passed Over

Kosher wine: Twelve Bottles of Hagafen 2016 Lake County White Riesling.

Value: $21.99 per bottle. Minimum bid per bottle: $15.


The Great Escape

Two Deluxe Admissions to CVAC Refuge.  Includes robe rentals, water bottles, and use of the Refuge facility

(a cedar sauna, 2 eucalyptus steam rooms, 6 hot and warm pools, 4 cool and cold pools, and indoor and outdoor relaxation areas) plus, for when you have to leave, a $100.00 Gift Certificate to Flaherty’s Restaurant in Carmel.

A $218.00 value.  Minimum bid: $150.



Got Plus Fours?

Golf for Four with Carts at Quail Lodge.

A $740.00 value.  Minimum bid: $400.



Curtains Up

                                                                                        Two tickets to the pre-Broadway run of Head Over Heels with Gwyneth Paltrow

                                                      (April 10- May 6) or Soft Power (June 20-July 8) at the San Francisco Curran Theater

                                                                                Seats will be chosen at the discretion of the Box Office.

                                                                                          Minimum Value $200. Minimum bid $125


Bid one time only per item (except for the wine). You can submit bids at the festival or email your bid with the Item Name, bid amount, your email and phone number to: You do not need to be present to win. Winners will be announced at Closing Night on March 24th. There is no maximum bid. Your donation helps to support the film festival which is run under the auspices of Congregation Beth Israel, a 501c3 non-profit.