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The Board of Trustees of Historic London Town and Gardens 

Invite you to their Annual Benefit


A Privateer Party


Friday, April 28, 2017

6:00 p.m.


Support the gardens & programs of London Town

Enjoy fine food and refreshments from 8 of the region’s top caterers & restaurants

Silent and Live Auctions

Auction highlights include Southwest Airlines tickets, Walt Disney World Package, and the Ultimate Beach Destination Package

Music and Dancing

Rum Tasting Station

Costumes or cocktail attire encouraged

Thank you to our generous sponsors!


$85 individual ticket

includes unlimited drinks ($30 tax deductible)

$125 VIP ticket

includes auction preview at 5:30p.m. & donor appreciation event on Tue., June 6 ($50 tax deductible)


For more information, please call 410-222-1919, ext. 205

or email




Virginia Clagett

American Telecom Solutions

A Friend


Betsy Kirkpatrick-Howat

Maureen & David Konschnik

J.J. Bernard & Victoria G. Lerch, III

John & Martha Schwieters

Michael K. Shelby, CPA, LLC

Karen M. Whaley, CPA


Lawrance & Kathy Court

Geoffrey Cuneo, Aflac

Tony & Della Dove

Linda & Christian Elkington

James P. Graham

Jacob Weaver & Maureen Flanagan

In-Kind Sponsorships

Annapolis Design Studio

Eric Stocklin Photography

Eric Richardson, Tribute Artist to Geoffrey Rush as Captain Barbossa

Greenstreet Gardens

Joy Michelle Photography

Landmarks Lifestyles

Mixing Maryland DJs

Mind, Body, Spirit

Party Plus Tents + Events

Pixelated Photobooth

Sweetwater Brewing Company

Total Wine & More

What's Up Magazine


Jan Gratz Photography

Simply Stronger

Interested in sponsoring the Privateer Party?

Do so online here or contact Lauren Silberman at or 410-222-1919 x205. 

Auction Highlights

4 (1-way) Tickets

4 tickets good to any Southwest destination between 5/22/17 - 5/22/18. Note that it takes 2 tickets to create a round-trip. 

Donated by Southwest Airlines

Ultimate Beach Destination Package

Imagine 5 nights at a beautiful resort in your choice of exotic location:

  • Maui, HI (featuring Kahana Village Resort)

  • Los Cabos, Mexico (featuring Club Regina Resort)

  • Freeport, Bahamas (featuring Taino Beach Resort)

  • Costa del Sol, Spain (featuring Crown Resorts)

No black out dates. No timeshare presentations. More information about this package, valued at $2995, here

Walt Disney World Package: 4 Park Hopper Tickets and Hotel Stay

4 1 day Park Hopper tickets to Walt Disney World in Orlando, FL (valued over $600!). Also enjoy a hotel stay for 5 nights at your choice of several resorts, valued at $1,895. Learn more about the hotel package here

Park Hopper tickets donated by Walt Disney World

American Girl Doll

Most likely the Lea Doll (American Girl Doll of the Year 2016). Note that the American Girl doll will most likely arrive after the Privateer Party, but we will get it to the donor as soon as it arrives. We expect her to arrive by June 1. Valued at $120. 

Donated by American Girl 

Herend Rabbit

Black and white with gold piping. Valued at $865! 

Donated by F. Rawson Carter and Dan Brown

Blackbeard's Bounty Rum Chest

Includes Nelson pine carved chest with 750 ml Captain Morgan Cannon Blast Rum, Corbell & Company Vintage Silver Cordial Glasses, 4x4 Handmade Wooden Frame from India, 2 Macanudo Café Cigars, Pusser's Painkiller Rum Cake

Donated by Michael K. Shelby, CPA, LLC

The "Patti" Tote

Donated by HOBO

2 Tickets to Charlie Mars on May 20th

Donated by Rams Head on Stage

2 Handcarved Benches

Donated by Seneca Creek Joinery

"Morning on the Bay" with South River Riverkeeper Jesse Iliff

Details to be announced. Donated by South River Federation

2 Learn to Ski/Snowboard Packages

Donated by Whitetail Resort

Chick-fil-A for a Year

Donated by Chick-fil-A

2 tickets to Noises Off

Donated by Everyman Theater

Annual swim pass for Arundel Olympic Swim Center and North Arundel Aquatic Center

Donated by Anne Arundel County Recreation and Parks

Overnight Stay and Breakfast

Donated by SpringHill Suites by Marriott Annapolis

2 Season Passes

Donated by Londontowne Symphony Orchestra

2 Tickets to "Carmina Burana" at Wolf Trap with the NSO

Orff: Carmina Burana | Beethoven:  Emperor Concerto

National Symphony Orchestra

Friday, July 28, 2017 at 8:15 pm

The Filene Center at Wolf Trap National Park for the Performing Arts


This gift has an estimated value of $76-$96.

Donated by Wolf Trap Foundation for the Performing Arts

Two Tickets to Handel's Messiah

Donated by Live Arts Maryland

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Full List of Auction Item Donors

as of 4.14.17

Alter Ego @ LondontowneSalon

American Girl

Annapolis Maritime Museum

Annapolis Summer Garden Theatre

Anne Arundel County Recreation and Parks

Art Things Inc

Back Creek Books

Barbara Pittman

Bay Ridge Wine and Spirits

Bayfields Bed and Breakfast

Bernie Lammers

Blue Heron Bags & Embroidery

Boatyard Bar & Grill

Bon Vivant Antiques & Period Furnishings

Bowie Baysox Baseball Club

Cafe Normandie

Candles Off Main

Carrol's Creek Cafe

Center Stage

Chick-fil-A Edgewater

Colonial Players

County Executive Steve Schuh

Dogwood Acres

Edgewater Acupuncture

Edgewater Fitness

Everyman Theater

Fairytale Estates

Franklin's Toys

Galway Bay

Graul's Market

Greenstreet Gardens

Hammond Harwood House Association, Inc

Hartcorn Studios

Historic Annapolis

Historic Ships in Baltimore


Hudson Fouquet

International Spy Museum

Jan Gratz Photography

John and Martha Schweiters

Kali Salon & Spa

Lauren R. Silberman

Lawn Doctor of Annapolis

Lebanese Taverna

Linda Elkington

Live Arts Maryland

Londontowne Symphony Orchestra

Luna Blu

Lures Bar and Grille

Marge Calhoun

Margi and Bill Maynard

Marty's Bag Works

Maureen Konschnick

Mexican Cafe

Michael K. Shelby, CPA, LLC

Mike B Photography

Mimi Calver

Muddy Creek Animal Hospital


Panera Bread

Perfect Pet Resort

Potato Valley

Quirk-n-Bach Annapolis MD

Rams Head on Stage

Rawson Carter & Dan Brown

Seasons Taproom

Seneca Creek Joinery

Simply Stronger Yoga, Fitness and Massage


South River Federation

South River Jewelry by Stephanie Robertson Beall

Southwest Airline

Spice and Tea Exchange of Annapolis

SpringHill Suites by Marriott Annapolis

The Pink Crab - Annapolis

The Vineyards at Dodon

Walt Disney World

Washington Capitals

Washington Nationals


West River Wickets

Whitetail Resort

William Hayes

Wimsey Cove Framing & Art

Wolf Trap Foundation for the Performing Arts

York Flowers

Zachary’s Jewelers

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