Fantasy Auction

Heritage Auctions will run an auction of unique Fantasy Experiences conducted  live  at the private red carpet party at the  Emmitt Smith Celebrity Invitational on May 13, 2011 at the Westin Stonebriar Resort. The live auction will be broadcast live via the Internet so anyone worldwide can bid. HA.com will  accept all proxy bids up to four hours prior to the live auction, which will begin at approximately 8:15 p.m. CST. Detailed information on registering to view and bid on auction is available starting May 10 by visiting HA.com/emmittsmith. Thanks to Heritage Auctions and our generous sponsors, 100% of proceeds benefit Pat & Emmitt Smith Charities a 501(c)(3) public charity that creates educational experiences and enrichment opportunities for underserved children. 

Auction Highlights


Lot 1: Feed Your Body Royally
October 8, 2011 in Dallas, TX

Darren McGrady was personal chef to the Queen Elizabeth II, Diana Princess of Wales and Princes’ William and Harry for fifteen years and has cooked for five US Presidents. Now local company Hail Merry Snacks, along with the chef, author, culinary consultant, event planner, public speaker and Dallas resident, wants to give Dallas’ finest the royal treatment. McGrady’s most recent claim to fame is the fact that H.R.H. Prince William selected the Chocolate Biscuit Cake recipe from his book for his wedding cake!  It was a favorite of both Prince William and his grandmother, and The Queen would request the cake in the menu book for Sunday tea when she knew her grandson would be joining her from Eton.

Royal Dinner Fantasy Includes the following for Fourteen People:

• A private dinner for fourteen prepared by The Royal Chef at the home of Dallas’ own royalty, Pat and Emmitt Smith.
• The Royal Treatment includes five amazing courses.
• Specially selected wines by Mark Russo of Angel’s Share International & The Black Bottle Winery, Napa.
• Cordials while McGrady shares heartwarming stories about Princess Diana and her boys
• The use of the Queen Mum’s 1967 White Daimler (designed for the British monarchy) during the dinner party

Sponsored by: Hail Merry, Royal Chef Darren McGrady, Romantic Remembrances, Pat & Emmitt Smith and The Black Bottle Winery, Napa
Value: Priceless

Lot 2: Dancing with the Stars Finale Fantasy with Pat & Emmitt Smith
May 23-24, 2011 in Los Angeles, CA

This once-in-a-lifetime experience includes the following for Two Adults:

  • Two First Class tickets from anywhere in the Continental Unites States
  • Two nights Deluxe accommodations at the world- renowned Ritz-Carlton, Marina Del Rey
  • Lunch for two at the Ritz-Carlton jer-ne restaurant + bar
  • 2 VIP seats at the exclusive Dancing With The Stars Finale
  • VIP meet/greet and photo opportunity with the Celebrity cast!
  • Gourmet Dinner at Mastro’s Steakhouse Beverly Hills after the show with Pat & Emmitt Smith

Sponsored by: Dancing With the Stars, The Ritz-Carlton, Marina Del Rey, Mastro’s Steakhouse Restaurant, and Pat & Emmitt Smith
Value: Priceless


Pictured from last year:  Troy Aikman, Richard Chamberlain Michael Irvin,
Dee Lincoln, Emmitt Smith and Daryl Johnston

Lot 3: Cowboy Legends Poker Fantasy
October 25, 2011 in Dallas, TX

This amazing experience for Ten Adults includes the following:

  • Gourmet meal hosted by Dee Lincoln
  • World Class Wine
  • Luxury Cigars
  • Cowboy Legends Emmitt Smith, Troy Aikman and Daryl Johnston appearing together and joining your group for a private dinner and game of poker
  • Check out the photos from last year!

Sponsored by: Dee Lincoln, Dee Lincoln’s Tasting Room, Troy Aikman, Daryl Johnston & Emmitt Smith
Value: Priceless

Lot 4: Horse Lover’s Dreams
Arabian Stallion with 2012 Kentucky Derby VIP Fantasy

 A Horse-lover’s Dream can come true with the following fantasy details:

  • Black Arabian Stallion CF Jett
  • 7-night stay at Hoffman International Villa in the exclusive Griffin Gate Resort in Lexington, KY
  • Spa package at Griffin Gate Marriott Resort and Spa
  • Dining package at the Mansion Restaurant at Griffin Gate
  • Golf package at the Griffin Gate Golf Club
  • 2012 Kentucky VIP Derby Experience

Sponsored by:  Hoffman International Properties and Brown-Forman
Value: Priceless


The one-of-a-kind 2010 Traxxas Emmitt Smith
charity truck auctioned for $20,000!

Lot 5: Rare Limited Edition Emmitt Smith Traxxas RC Truck
Autographed by the celebrities participating in the 2011 Emmitt Smith Celebrity Invitational

Custom-designed, and extremely rare limited edition designed by Traxxas, the Fastest Name in Radio Control, to support Pat & Emmitt Smith Charities. This 4×4 RC truck is autographed by the celebrities participating in the 2011 Emmitt Smith Celebrity Invitational and can’t be bought anywhere else in the world.

Sponsored by: Traxxas and the celebrities participating in the 2011 Emmitt Smith Celebrity Invitational
Value: Priceless

 Register to bid starting May 10, 2011 on HA.com/emmittsmith

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