Events and packages have changed for the 2021 Wine Auction due to COVID-19. We are closely monitoring guidelines from health organizations and mandates from the state or local government. Please continue to check our website or sign up for the Wine Auction Newsletter for updates. Thank you for your understanding!

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High Wine Auction - March 18-20: Art, Wine, & Friends: Together in Spirit

Frequently Asked Questions

Our largest event, the Live Auction, has moved to a virtual event.  We have limited the capacity for all in-person events and will have temperature checks and social distancing protocols in place.  In addition, we are requesting that anyone attending an in-person event receive a negative COVID test result prior to the event.
If you are experiencing symptoms such as a fever, cough or shortness of breath or knowingly have been infected with the COVID-19 virus but are not showing symptoms, please do not attend any in-person events.
We are monitoring any changes to guidelines from health organizations, or mandates from state or local government and will update our policies accordingly.
**Any person entering the premises waives all civil liability against this premises owner and operator for any injuries caused by the inherent risk associated with contracting COVID-19 at public gatherings, except for gross negligence, willful and wanton misconduct, reckless infliction of harm, or intentional infliction of harm, by the individual or entity or the premises.
Additionally, you, on behalf of yourself and any accompanying minor, voluntarily assume all risks and danger incidental to the event for which the ticket is issued, whether occurring before, during or after the event, and you waive any claims for personal injury, death, illness, damage, loss, claim, liability, or expense, of any kind against the Robert W. Woodruff Arts Center, Inc., and its agents, sponsors, officers, directors, shareholders, owners and employees. 

The Wine Auction offers Benefactor packages that include tickets to events throughout the weekend. Individual tickets may be purchased for selected events. Both Benefactor packages and single tickets may be purchased by visiting our ticket page. The details are listed under each event on our Events page.

The 2021 Wine Auction has moved to hybrid event format with some in-person events and the Live Auction to be virtual.  Our Benefactor Packages range from $1,000 to $13,000.  In addition to our Benefactor Packages, you can view our Live Streamed Auction on March 20 with any donation to the Paddle Raise of $100 or more.

We will also be offering individual tickets to a few of our most popular events:

The Ladies Luncheon- $400

The Gents Lunch- $250

Winemaker Dinners- $750

This year’s Live Auction will be a live streamed event that our Benefactors can watch at at home.  We are encouraging Benefactors to gather the members of their quaranTEAM for a small watch party on March 20.

If you are unable to attend an event you’ve purchased tickets for, please notify the Wine Auction Office at WineAuctionInfo@High.org or (404) 733-5335.

Yes! Silent Auction Bidding is open to anyone.  Mobile bidding registration will begin in February of 2021.

If you are unable to participate the Saturday Live Auction stream, but would still like to bid on a live auction item, please contact the Wine Auction Office at (404) 733-5335 to discuss setting up a proxy bid.

Sale of Benefactor packages will begin in December 2020, and continue until the event on March 20.  However, in order for your name to be included in the Catalog listing of 2021 Benefactors, packages must be purchased by February 1, 2021.  Single tickets, if available, go on sale in February 2021.

Following COVID-19 safety guidelines, we have limited the capacity at in-person events, so fewer tickets will be available for for the Ladies Luncheon, Gents Lunch, and Winemaker Dinners.

Proceeds from the Auction benefit the High Museum of Art’s exhibition and education plan, helping to make possible special exhibitions and Art Access programs. The Paddle Raise has contributed more than $1,708,300+ to Art Access programs at the High since 2006.