The Big House Foundation will host its 2009 Revival on Saturday at the Armory Ballroom, at 6 p.m. Tickets are $1,000 for a full table, $500 for a half-table and $50 for an individual ($60 the day of the show.) Megan North will perform during the cocktail hour, and Scott Baston and the News Architects will open for Mike Ferris. For more information about the show, contact the Big House at (478) 742-5005.
In addition to the dinner, there will be both a live and a silent auction. Among the items up for the live auction are:
Ÿ 2008 Allman Brothers Band Instant Live Summer Set in a beautiful wooden box with signature logo burnished in gold. It’s a 22-CD set of all the live performances by the band in 2008, autographed by the band members.
Ÿ Original oil painting of the band by world-renowned artist Steve Penley, done exclusively for this event.
Ÿ ABB autographed Gibson 335 guitar.
Ÿ All-expenses paid trip for two to New York City for the Allman Brothers Band show at the Beacon Theatre, including limo service, plane tickets, hotel and concert tickets.
Ÿ Signed vintage Charlie Daniels 1982 Volunteer Jam VIII extra-large tour jacket, including a letter of authenticity, plus “Charlie Daniels Band Live” DVD, an autographed picture of Daniels and a copy of his book, “The Devil Went Down To Georgia.”
Ÿ Brad Paisley-signed Squire by Fender “Affinity Series Telecaster” with drum head.
Among the items in the silent auction are:
Ÿ Signed and framed Chuck Leavell/Randall Bramblett concert poster.
Ÿ Signed and framed Warren Haynes Christmas Jam poster.
Ÿ Reserved table for four at six of the Cox Capitol Theatre/Big House Foundation “Stay & Play” in Macon concert series.
Ÿ Color photo of Twiggs Lyndon, original ABB road manager by Gilbert Lee.
Ÿ Slot machine with tokens, courtesy of Billiards and Arcade Super Store.
Ÿ Two hours of studio time at Muscadine Sound Studio in Macon.
Ÿ R.E.M. poster, signed and framed.
Ÿ Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers autographed CD.
Ÿ John Griffin framed art, signed and numbered.
Ÿ Yard art sculpture by Bo Baird.
Ÿ Sterling silver cuff bracelet, compliments of Kevin Meadows Fine Jewelry.
Ÿ Dinner for four at Spaghetti Alley
Ÿ Gift Certificate at Bonefish Grill
Ÿ Set of two framed photographs taken by Stacey Orzell at the Beacon Theatre in 2005 — a collage of the ABB on stage and a collage of Derek Trucks and Warren Haynes.
Ÿ Original art painting by Flournoy Holmes.
Ÿ Signed, numbered and framed “Spirit Wings” Widespread Panic commemorative poster.
Ÿ Fresh organic honey & Kona Gold Coffee gift basket from Hawaii’s big island.
Ÿ Ellen Desterno art.
Ÿ Autographed and framed black-and-white photo of Clint Black.
Ÿ Black leather shawl with rhinestones and fringe.