Auctions & Drawings

Held Friday Evening, February 2

Win unique items and experiences while supporting CNPS! The conference will include a silent auction, live auction during the Banquet, and a drawing. You can win special items, trips, and more, while supporting conservation work in California.

Donate an Item or Experience

Support California conservation: Donate an item (or pledge) today!
Deadline for Auction Item Donation Forms: December 29

Donated items may include high quality outdoor/field gear, event tickets, gift certificates, software, subscriptions or memberships, hotel nights, airplane tickets, artwork, or unique experiences such as a dinner or hike with a famed botanist, guided tours, vacation getaways, rafting trips, etc. The minimum fair market value for donated items or experiences that CNPS will accept for the conference is $50; auction donations are tax deductible. See the Auction Item Donation Form for details.

Cocktails & Silent Auction

On Friday evening, a silent auction will be held to benefit CNPS during the cocktail reception.

Silent Auction Items

List of auction items will be available in fall/winter 2017.

Live Auction

During the Friday Banquet, we will hold a live auction on select items.

Live Auction Items

List of auction items will be available in fall/winter 2017.


During the Friday cocktail reception, attendees will be able to enter the drawing for fun goodies. Everyone is provided with one ticket, and additional tickets will be available for purchase. Proceeds benefit CNPS!

Drawing Items

List of drawing items will be available in fall/winter 2017.