2023 Auction

Don’t miss out on our largest fundraiser, the St. John School Shake Your Shamrock Auction, on Friday, March 17 at Fremont Studios. We encourage you to buy your tickets now so we can fulfill your seating requests (see Table Seating instructions below). Purchase tickets hereTicket sales close on March 7.  

  • “Over the Rainbow” Ticket * – $175/ea.
  • “Pot of Gold” Table * for 10 – $1,750/table
  • “Sponsor a Teacher” Ticket * – $150/ea.  Let’s treat our teachers to a fun night out! Sponsored tickets will be allocated to teachers through a raffle drawing. There are 9 teacher tickets left. Thank you for considering! 

All tickets include:

  • Entrance to dinner, live auction, and after party on March 17, 2023, at Fremont Studios
  • Kaspars catered dinner
  • Chateau Ste. Michelle wine
  • Beer and non-alcoholic beverages

*Table Seating – Include your table mate requests in the Group Name field when you purchase your ticket. If you are new to St. John or do not know where you would like to sit, please provide your grade level. Tables seat 10. 

Volunteer and Dessert Auction Sign-Ups
Shake Your Shamrock as a volunteer! There are several volunteer roles and time slots throughout the day. We also have a few volunteer roles for high school students. Visit the sign-up here. We are most in need of: 

  • Food & Wine Servers: This saves the school $150 per volunteer! 5-9pm
  • Spotlight Set-Up: Decorate and set up Silent Auction displays, 12-2pm
  • Golden Ticket Sellers: Sell Golden Ticket raffle tickets during the Cocktail Reception, 5-7pm
  • Wine Grab Game: Sell and manage the Wine Grab game, 5-7pm
  • Bid Runners: Run to get winning bidders’ signatures during the live program, 6:30-9pm

There are more volunteer positions available! Click here to view the open roles and sign up.  

We also need a few more sign-ups for the Dessert AuctionSign-up here to purchase one or more desserts for this popular auction event. All desserts will be displayed when guests arrive, and each table will have the opportunity to place a group dessert bid. The highest bidding tables get to choose their dessert first!  

Raffle Tickets 
Remember to sell your raffle tickets and turn them in for a chance to win a $2,500 cash prize! Raffle tickets are $5 each. The drawing for the cash prize will be held during the live auction on March 17You need not be present to win. All sold and unsold tickets must be turned into the School Office or the Parish Admin Building by March 17. Students who returned their raffle tickets will get Free Dress on March 17. If you would like additional tickets, please email amarquez@st-johnschool.org 

Live Preview

Check out this Live item: Snohomish Hot Air Balloon Ride – Up and away! Take in the beauty of the Snohomish countryside with a sunset hot air balloon ride for four adults. A $100 Uber card is included so you can enjoy some fantastic wine with your Over the Rainbow ride.  

Please Turn in Your Items
If you submitted a procurement form but have not yet dropped off the items that go with it, please bring them to the Parish Admin Building or School Office as soon as possible. If you missed the procurement deadline, please consider making a cash donation to the auction fund, which helps support the operating budget.  

Thank You, Sponsors

Chateau Ste. Michelle – Pennington Family
Ian Bondi, Photographer – Bondi/Summers Family
Ethan Stowell Restaurants – Stowell Family

“Irish Dancer” Level – $2,500
Pathway Design & Construction – Kocharhook Family
Armata Construction Services – Miletich Family 
Lake & Co. Real Estate – Ross & Rachel Hartwich
Dick’s Drive-In Restaurants – Donovan Family

“Luck of the Irish” Level – $1,000
Valley & Company Events – Valley Family
Greenwood, Ohlund & Co., LLP – O’Rourke Family
Ballard Pediatric Dentistry
Western Ventures Construction – Carlisle Family
Osborne Northwest Public Relations – Osborne Family
GPT Greenwood Physical Therapy – Osaki Family
Barnhart Crane & Rigging – Lee Family
Gourmondo Co. – Dunleavy/Stowell Family
AS-Built Studio, Architecture & Design – Seymen Family
Aspire Capital Advisors – Flavin Family
Turnstyle – Diefenbach Family
Built Square – Werner Family

“Shamrock Shaker” Level – $500
Evans Insurance – Evans/Kudrna Family
Smile Ballard – Curalli Family 
Broderick Architects
Aurora Plumbing
Gattis, Stewart & Associates – Gattis Family
PBS Engineering & Environmental – Nogeire Family
Shameless Mom Academy – Dean Family
Animal Surgical & Orthopedic Center – Aguila Family
Maverick Specialty Contracting – Cates/Telleria Family
Greenwood TrueValue Hardware
TAB North Seattle – Kasper/Coolbaugh Family
The Quigley Group, Compass – Quigley Family

Auction Team 
Karen Bombino, Kristen Capka, and Andrea Marquez

Date Reminders
March 7 – Ticket Sales Close
March 13 – Online Auction Opens
March 17 – Shake Your Shamrock at Fremont Studios!