Auction to benefit Gratigny Plateau Park ends today

5 great prizes up for grabs

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Local 10 will be hosting its third live, on-air auction to raise funds for the construction and maintenance of Gratigny Plateau Park, located in Northwest Miami-Dade County.

The auction is tailored for mom in celebration of Mother's Day and began Thursday. The auction closes tonight at 6 p.m.

There are five fabulous prizes on which you can bid.

1 - Mandarin Oriental Miami Triple Five-Star Hotel Package

  • One-night luxury accommodations
  • Dinner for two at Azul
  • Spa treatment for two in a VIP Couples Suite

Value: $1,400
Starting Bid: $500

2 - Macy's Gift Certificate

Need a new dress, shoes or home accessories? You will have $1,000 and your very own personal shopper to help and guide you in your shopping extravaganza.

Value: $1,000
Starting Bid: $300

3 - Exclusive Jewelry by Levinson Jewelers

Value: $1500
Starting Bid: $300

4 - "The Bird" Original Artwork by Alex Mijares

Miami native Alex Mijares is a talented artist who constructs figures seemingly from puzzle pieces that comprise the person of focus in each work of art.

Value: $4,500
Starting Bid: $750

5 - Adrienne Arsht Center "SLAVA'S SNOWSHOW" (4 tickets)

This internationally-acclaimed entertainment phenomenon is a cross between Cirque du Soleil and Blue Man Group. The breathtaking show created by Slava, the original Cirque du Soleil's clown genius, is an awesome theatrical experience and a profoundly moving spectacle full of vibrant wondrous images, delightful comedy, enchanting music and snow — lots and lots of snow.

Value: $220
Starting Bid: $100

Auction Company of America is hosting the auction. To register and place your bid for any or all of the above items, visit The auction closes Friday, May 10 at 6 p.m. One hundred percent of funds raised will go to the Parks Foundation of Miami-Dade to benefit Gratigny Plateau Park.

The Parks Foundation of Miami-Dade was founded in 2004 as a 501(c)3. The Foundation is leading efforts to maintain, improve and expand the assets of Miami-Dade Parks, Recreation and Open Spaces, as well as municipal park systems throughout Miami-Dade County

If you would like to contribute to be part of this neighborhood revitalization effort, click here to make a tax deductible donation.

Finally, click here for a chance to donate to the park in a way that won't cost you a cent!

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