Oyster Roast

Oyster Roast Auction Items : A Sneak Peek

An Evening in Costa Brava, Spain

at Casa Irons

We’ll explore the wonderful food, wines and traditions of Northern Spain!

Hosted by: Jay & Paula Irons, Walt & Nancy Peake, Tim & Vickie Bibee

Mutually agreed upon date prior to 10/31/17

8 Guests



Lakefront Event Property

Looking for the perfect outdoor space to hold a fun supper club, graduation party, or any other gathering? Here it is. Beautiful Garst lake in Boones Mill, just a short 15 min drive down 220. Our “lake” comes complete with:

-Covered pavilion with kitchen, sink, fridge, gas grill, large picnic tables, fireplace and seating. Bathroom available.
-Swim dock with diving board
canoes and kayaks.

Generations of Roanokers have made memories here, now it’s your turn!

Available from April through the end of October
Reserve a time by contacting Martha Garst


An Evening in Costa Brava, Spain–at Casa Irons

We’ll explore the wonderful food, wines and traditions of Northern Spain!

Hosted by:
Jay & Paula Irons
Walt & Nancy Peake
Tim & Vickie Bibee

Mutually agreed upon date prior to 10/31/17
8 Guests


Asheville Getaway

The Asheville house is located in north Asheville, within walking distance to the Grove Park Inn.
-3 bedroom, 2 bath
-Fully stocked kitchen
-Available July and August 2017
-Exact dates will need to be agreed upon with owner. The house can be used for up to 3 days.



Girls’ Night Out 

Marvelous Martha Demystifies
Thursday, March 23 at 6:00

Gather with the girls in the beautiful kitchen of Trista Farrell
Martha Garst will demystify homemade pickling and pastry, two elemental skills with a wide array of usages.

Build your cooking skills, enjoy a delicious dinner with friends, and make and take a jar of pickled vegetables.
$100 and 20 spots available

Boys’ Night Out 

Basketball, Beans, and Brew

Watch March Madness, enjoy a chili dinner and drink some beer

William and Karen Fralin’s Home
Saturday, March 25th, 7:00
Limit: 30 Guests

Diner en Blanc 

Diner en Blanc is an exclusive ticketed event at a secret location in the Roanoke Valley. This year’s Diner en Blanc will be held on Saturday, May 13th.


Townhouse at Inlet Point

This beautiful four bedroom, four bath townhome is in a gated community at the southern end of Litchfield Beach. Two community pools (one is Olympic size), a hot tub, and a private boardwalk with dock on the creek are also available for your relaxation and enjoyment. Three private walkways lead you right onto the beach.

The townhome is fully equipped for comfortable vacation living. Featuring central air conditioning, cable TV, fully equipped kitchens & washer/dryer. All linens with beds made prior to your arrival, and final day cleaning are included with your rental. Inlet Point is located through the guard gate at the southern tip of Litchfield Beach. Many guests enjoy easy access to activities like golf, tennis and fishing.

This vacation home is kid-friendly and also has access to amenities like bikes and beach chairs. Generations of guests return to Inlet Point every year because of the open green landscaping and uncrowded beach.

Townhome is available at a mutually agreed upon time.

Donated by: Jodi Gurley & Nelson and Martha Teague


Afternoon of Fishing

Fishing for Rainbow Trout and Largemouth Bass, Followed by Supper on the Grill for Six! A great father-son trip, Valentine’s day present, or Father’s day present!
When: Late Spring
Where: Farm Pond on Webb Mountain Road in Boones Mill
Offered by: Bill H’Doubler


New Hampshire House


Rye is a picturesque, quintessential New England coastal town less than an hour from Boston, MA and ten minutes from Portsmouth, NH. This cedar shake cottage is less than a quarter mile from the Atlantic Ocean, bordered by a wide sandy beach, a picturesque harbor.
Whale watching and trips to the Isles of Shoals, biking, fishing, golfing, fresh seafood, and more.

Four bedrooms and 2 baths.

One week stay in October, 2017 on a mutually agreed upon date.

Offered by: Noelle and Tom Milam



Custom Pig Roast Event

At Your Home or Other Roanoke Valley Location!

Includes the following:

–  a prepared suckling pig from Sandy River Pork, a 100% organic farm, located in Axton, Va.
– The suckling will serve up to 40 guests.
– Included is a professional server to slice the pig for your guest
– You provide the sides and beverages

Donated By: Lisa Turner and Art Heberer




Italian Progressive Dinner

You and your guests will enjoy travelling through Tuscany with this delightful and delicious moveable feast for 10.  Enjoy Aperitif and Antipasto in the beautiful gardens at the home of Chris and Forrest Moore.  Dinner will be served in the lovely dining room at the home of Patton and Mimi Coles and Dolce and Caffè on the inviting veranda at the home of Sara and John Brooks.  A gourmet evening complete with wonderful Italian wine and music!


A Week at the Homestead:

Enjoy a fun May week at the Homestead Owner’s Club in beautiful Bath County, Virginia! Relax in a fully appointed 3200-sq ft, 3 bedroom, 3 bath home with a full kitchen, hot tub, grill, and garage – all located just minutes from the beautiful Homestead Resort.  Home features 2 master suites with spacious en suite baths, and a third bedroom with two double beds and private bath.  Bedrooms and great room have flat screen televisions with cable and dvd players, and home has wi-fi throughout.  24 hour shuttle service around the resort is available.  Enjoy all the winter activities of the resort, including skiing, ice skating, spa and restaurants.$265 cleaning fee to be paid by guests.

Available May 14th-21st, 2017

Donated by Frank & Meg Carter


Hamilton Raffle Tickets: SOLD OUT

January 2017: Enter for your chance to win two tickets to Hamilton: An American Musical, two nights in the Renaissance New York Midtown Hotel, and dinner for two at Bobwhite Lunch & Supper Counter.
Each raffle ticket costs $100, and we will sell only 50 raffle tickets. The winning ticket will be drawn at Oyster Roast—you do not need to be present at Oyster Roast to win the raffle. Purchase raffle tickets and/or Oyster Roast tickets by emailing Kathleen at cyp@stjohnsroanoke.org.