Sunshine Town Social 2019

Saturday, May 11, 2019
This year’s theme:  “LUAU!”

Join us for a sensational evening, filled with themed games, cocktails, and so much more, to benefit two outstanding community arts organizations.  The Sunshine Town Social is a vibrant evening of bidding & socializing to benefit & provide critical support for the programs of the Newport Opera House Association & Library Arts Center.   We appreciate your attendance & thank you for your support!

Bid on trips, getaways & hundreds of gift certificates from generous local businesses.

Here’s a view of last year’s auction catalogue:

SATURDAY, MAY 11 — doors open & bidding begins at 5:00 pm

NEWPORT OPERA HOUSE   20 Main St. Newport
catered by the Old Courthouse Restaurant.  cash bar.
entertainment by the Bill Rosen Quartet

ATTIRE:  Luau Attire is highly encouraged!

Many thanks to our corporate sponsor for the auction: LaValley Building Supply


$45 per person – Main Floor— Dinner Seating — Includes hors d’oeuvres, full dinner, dessert, coffee + Auctions (advance tickets only)

Reserve tickets in advance starting in early spring by calling the box office of NOHA at 603.863.2412.
A NOTE ABOUT GROUP SEATING:  **Seating  for dinner is in tables of 10.  If you plan on sitting with a group, please ensure that your reservations are made together when calling the Newport Opera House Box Office or reserving online.

Tickets may also be purchased at starting in early spring.


$15 per person in advance/$20 at the door – Bistro Seating: Dessert + Auctions

“Bistro Seating” is non-reserved, and ticket holders may sit at café tables around the perimeter of the hall, and overflow into the balcony area as needed.  Seating is on a first-come, first-served basis.   Bistro ticket holders may bid in both the silent & live auctions.   Arrive to the Opera House between 6:15-6:30 to  bid in the silent auction, grab a drink from the cash bar & have dessert.  Bistro seats may also be purchased the evening of the auction.

Many thanks to our generous donors from the Sunshine Town Social 2018:

31 Mane Street

  Adrienne & Co.

  All Ways Moving, Grantham

  Amanda’s Hair Creations

  Anchorage Restaurant

   Paul & Cathryn Baird

  Bar Harbor Bank & Trust

   Bartlett’s Blueberry Farm

  Nancy Barton

  Becky Bates

  Billings Farm & Museum

  Biron’s Flooring, Inc.

  Blick Art Materials

  Bob Skinner’s Ski & Sport

  Boston Red Sox

  Viki Bridge

  Abby Brown

  B.T. Morin Electric

Bubba’s Bar & Grille

  Buckley & Zopf

  Debbie Campbell

  Carroll Concrete

  Casella Waste

  Irene Chavez—Refresh it!

  Claremont Cinema 6

  Clarke’s Hardware

  Common Man Inn, Claremont


  Deb & Barry Connell

Coronis Market

Country Kitchen

Rosalie des Groseilliers

Dorr Mill Store

  DHI Technical Services

  East Mountain Maple

Louis Edmonds

  Erin’s Haircuts for Men

  Margot Estabrook

  The Fells

  Free Will Farm

  The French Line Weaver

  Full Circle Farm

  Beverly Goring

  Grazi’s Newport Market

  Green Mountain Smokehouse

  Guild Family Haircuts

  Priscilla & Jerry Hagebusch

 Sue Hagerman

Harpoon Brewery

  Fred Heineman

Helie’s Carpet, Inc.

  Henniker Brewing Company

  Hodgepodge Fibers & Yarns

  Hopkins Center, Dartmouth

  David Hoyt

Hubert’s Department Store

  Bryan & Fran Huot

  The Insurance Center

Jiffy Mart of Newport

  Bea Jillette

Kathan Gardens

  Michael Kennedy

  Neal Kling

  Patti LaCroix, Lia Sophia

  Patti LaCroix Massage Therapy

LaValley Building Supply

Steven & Jessy LaValley

LE Weed & Son, LLC

  Library Arts Center

Long Trail Brewery Co.

  Kate & Jim Luppold

  Heath Marsden

   Richard Mauser & Susan Damberg

  McCrillis & Eldredge Insurance

  Laura McCoy Designs, Inc.

  Lauri & David McCrillis

  Peggy McKenney

  McKenney Construction

  John Merriman

  Peter Merritt

  MJ Harrington & Co.

Jill & George Montgomery

  Mary Jane Morse

  Montshire Museum of Science

Mount Sunapee Resort

  Namaste Newport, LLC

  New Hampshire Fisher Cats

  New London Barn Playhouse

  Newport Firefighters Assoc.

Newport Fitness & Spa

Newport Opera House Assoc.

  Newport Recreation Dept.

  Newport Village Pizza

Kathy & Ted Niboli

  Noise “R” Us Fireworks

  North Country Community Theater

  Northern Stage

North Country Smokehouse

  Kevin Onella

  Petal Patch Florist

  Pinnacle Sports, LLC



Promex Service Center

  The Rastallis Family

  River Valley Community College

  Rody’s Gun Shop

  Salt Hill Pub of Newport

   Sanctuary Dairy Farm Ice Cream

  Susan & Nick Scalera

  Lesley & Bob Scheele

  James Schissel

  Chris Scott

   Second Wind

  Shepherd Realty, Grantham

  Skyline Designs

  Steve Soucy

  Foot Stetson

  Kent Stetson Handbags

  Deborah Stone

  Sugar River Animal Hospital

Sugar River Bank

Sugar River Pharmacy

  Sonia Swierczynski

  Melinda Thorpe

United Construction Corporation

Universal Physical Therapy

  Charen Urban

  Anita Warren

  Patti Warren

  Wendell Veterinary Clinic

  Angela Willey at 31 Mane Street

  Winslow Rollins Home Outfitters & Robert Jensen Floral Design

  With Woman Jewelry

  Ali Wood

Sunshine Town Social Raffle 2018

Sunshine Town Social RAFFLE

Tickets are $10 ea. or 3/$20
Enter to win a fabulous Red Sox prize package that includes:

  • Two Game Tickets
  • Overnight accommodations at the Hotel Commonwealth within walking distance of Fenway Park
  • $100 Cash for Dinner
  • Cash for Transportation

Click to learn more, or to purchase tickets ONLINE now.

Do you have an item or service you would like to donate to the auction?

Is your business or organization interested in contributing to the auction?  We are so grateful for your support of these two non-profits!