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Dining Gift Card

Item Category: Restaurants

Intimate conversation, artfully infused libations, elegantly presented aperitifs and sweets, and ambient music styles await you at Obscura. Located in downtown Cincinnati, Obscura reinterprets a forgotten classic -- "the cocktail lounge." A certificate will go to each of the three highest bidders and it does not expire.

Donor: Obscura

Donor Value: $25

Dinner & Cocktails for 2

Item Category: Restaurants

Enjoy an evening of food and music with dinner at the Mt. Adams Bar & Grill and cocktails at The Blind Lemon.  Both eateries are steeped in history and you'll enjoy a variety of music styles at The Blind Lemon.  Certificate and gift card do not expire.

Donor: Mt. Adams Bar & Grill and The Blind Lemon

Donor Value: $50

Dinner & Drinks for Two

Item Category: Restaurants

Go for the view as well as great cuisine with this certificate for dinner for two at Primavista, Cincinnati's premier Italian restaurant in the Queen's Tower. The certificate is good for food and beverages up to $100 but the gratuity is not included. May be used any time before April 12, 2015.

Donor: Primavista

Donor Value: $100

Dinner for 2 at National Exemplar

Item Category: Restaurants

Enjoy dinner and a piece of Mariemont's history at The National Exemplar at the Mariemont Inn.  With a wide selection of entrees and side dishes to choose from, as well as an assortment of delectable desserts, you and your guest will enjoy a night to remember.  Your certificate for this lovely meal does not expire.

Donor: The National Exemplar Restaurant

Donor Value: $75

Dinner for 2, Mugs and Cap

Item Category: Restaurants

Whether or not you have a German heritage, you are sure to enjoy a dinner at Newport's Hofbrauhaus. Each of two gift cards covers an entree up to $10 in value. A navy blue Hofbrauhaus cap and two mugs complete the package. One mug features the Hofbrauhaus logo; the other is a commemorative stein from Munich's Oktoberfest.

Donor: Hofbrauhaus Newport

Donor Value: $80

Dinner for 4

Item Category: Restaurants

Bravo Cucina Italiana, in Mason, is ready to treat four guests to their delicious Italian cuisine.  This meal includes appetizers, salads, entrees and dessert,  up to a $200 value.   This dinner is subject to availability, cannot be used with other offers, excludes holidays, and does not include gratuity, tax or alcohol.  Certificate expires December 31, 2014.

Donor: Bravo Cucina Italiano

Donor Value: $200

Dinner For 4 At The Summit Restaurant

Item Category: Unique Experience

Another foodie delight here! Dinner for 4 at The Summit Restaurant. The Summit Restaurant is the restaurant attached to Cincinnati State's culinary school. Here is an opportunity to taste the dishes of the next generation of great chefs. One has no idea what they can and will create, but you and three of your closest friends who will be seated at The President's Table will have the opportunity to experience genius firsthand. Who knows…you may be among the firsts to try the ingenious foods of perhaps the next great Jean Robert, you never know... Donor value is $300.

Donor: Cincinnati State Technical and Community College

Donor Value: $300

Dinner For Two

Item Category: Restaurants

Your dinner for two at Boi Na Braza in downtown Cincinnati will be one of the most unique dining experiences you will ever have. A dining tradition from the Pampas of Southern Brazil, a large selection of deliciously seasoned, open fire-roasted beef, pork, lamb and poultry will be served to you tableside by Brazilian Gauchos. Appetizers and a gourmet salad island are included; desserts, beverages, tax and gratuities are not included. Valid for dinner for two, the certificate must be redeemed by October 1, 2014.

Donor: Boi Na Braza Brazilian Steak House

Donor Value: $100

Dinner in the President's Room

Item Category: Restaurants

When that special occasion arises, consider dining at The Phoenix Restaurant in downtown Cincinnati.  You will dine in "The President's Room" and the certificate expires April 30, 2015.

Donor: The Phoenix

Donor Value: $100

Dinner InThe Hilton 's Garden Grille

Item Category: Restaurants

The Garden Grill in the Hilton Garden Inn in Blue Ash is a lovely place to have a leisurely dinner with friends. The grill dinner hours are 5-10 pm Monday through Friday and 5 - 9 on Saturday and Sunday. The $50 gift certificate expires May 31, 2015.

Donor: The Hilton Garden Inn - Cincinnati/Blue Ash

Donor Value: $50

Dinner Theatre For Two

Item Category: Entertainment/Concerts - Local

Get your holiday season off to a fun start with these two dinner or lunch buffets and two admissions to "Miracle on 34th Street, the Musical" at LaComedia Dinner Theatre in Springboro. This production will run from November 5 until November 30m 2014.  Multiples available.

Donor: LaComedia Dinner Theatre

Donor Value: $142

Discovery Kids Rocketship

Item Category: Kids Items

A little imagination and this Rocketship from Discovery Kids can take your child to the moon!!  Your child can color the rocketship that features dual doors, cockpit window, crawl-through porthole and play control module.  It's made of eco-friendly cardboard, and the folding design sets up easily in just minutes.

Donor: Friend of CET

Donor Value: $40

Dixie Fitness 1 Year Membership

Item Category: Health & Body

One year membership exclusively for new members to Dixie Fitness in Highland Heights, Kentucky. It includes use of Nautilus, free weights, and cardio equipment. The membership allows for 24 hour access to the No Frills Fitness Center or Entertainment Center. This membership must be activated by June 1, 2014.

Donor: Dixie Fitness Club

Donor Value: $384

Docent Guided Tram Tour for 24

Item Category: Education & Languages

One of Cincinnati's gems is also the second largest cemetery in the United States.  This certificate entitles the bearer to a docent-guided tram tour for up to 24 guests of this "museum without walls".  Learn the fascinating history of many Cincinnati notables, see renowned sculpture and magnificent architecture, and enjoy the breathtaking landscapes of this National Historic Landmark. Expiration date for this certificate is October 15, 2014.

Donor: Spring Grove Cemetery & Aboretum

Donor Value: $75

Dog & Hippo Plush Animals

Item Category: Kids Items

A sweet, brown, plush dog and a happy, stuffed, cream-colored hippo come along with Scholastic books to entertain your child!  The books include "Curious George's ABCs," "I Love Rainy Days" and "Biscuit Goes to School." The dog measures approximately 19" and the hippo 15" when seated.

Donor: Friend of CET

Donor Value: $40

Doggie Gift Basket

Item Category: Pets

Your canine family member will feel very special with all the treats from Anderson Township Family Pet Center on Clough Pike. There is a collar, leash, treats and chews and a stuffed toy for playtime.


Donor Value: $60

Dora's Explorer Girls "Naiya"

Item Category: Kids Items

Friends of Dora the Explorer will want to add Naiya, one of the Explorer Girls. She comes with a secret explorer girls code, brushable hair and stands about12 inches high.

Donor: Bang Zoom Design

Donor Value: $30

Downton Abbey Books & Flowers

Item Category: Entertainment/Concerts - Local

Downton Abbey fans will really love to dive into these books. Lady Almina dn the Ral Downton Abbey tells the story behind Highclere Castle and one of its most famous inhabitants written by the current Countess of Carnavon. The World of Soenton Abbey by Jessica Fellowes if full of colorful photos from the production. To add to your enjoyment we have a $25 gift card from Peter Gregory Florist in Kenwood.

Donor: Friend of CET

Donor Value: $81

Downton Abbey Gif Basket

Item Category: Entertainment/Concerts - Local

While you wait for Season 5 to begin - revisit the first 4 seasons of Downton Abbey and the Secrets of Highclere Castle on DVD.  Or, sit back and relax with a good book.  This basket includes two - "Lady Catherine, the Earl, and the Real Downton Abbey" and "The Paradise Book."

Donor: CET Membership Department

Donor Value: $175

Dracaena Massangeana Plant & Container

Item Category: Home Goods or Services

The Dracaena Massangeana is one of the easiest interior plants you can own. It can be grown in just moderate light and needs watering only when the soil is slightly dry. For all its ease of care, it provides a dramatic accent to your home or office setting.

Donor: TriState Foliage Inc.

Donor Value: $155