Christmas Daddies - Auction

Christmas Daddies Main Auction

How to Bid on an Item

To bid on an auction item you must call 1 844 400 1964 (toll free number)  on SATURDAY, DEC 1, 2018 between 10:30 AM – 4:45 PM  (Atlantic time) during the telethon.
If you would like to be a member of the auction bidders with CTV News Anchor Steve Murphy during the live broadcast in the Halifax studio, please contact us.
Bidders in the studio will have the final bidding opportunity just after 5 pm (Atlantic) during the live TV broadcast.

How to Donate an Item

If you have an item to donate to our auction, please download the PDF version of the Download Our Auction Item Donation Application and contact us. Please provide a photo if possible.

Auction Items with Steve & Scrooge

Air Canada Trip for Two

Two Economy Class tickets valid for travel to any Air Canada scheduled destination in North America including Hawaii, Mexico and the Caribbean donated by the Air Canada Foundation.  Also included in this auction item is a $500 VISA gift card.

All applicable fees (such as airport/departure taxes, security charges or other third party fees, taxes or charges) are the sole responsibility of the bearer of the ticket.

DONATED BY: Air Canada Foundation

Wheaton’s Christmas Tree

Wheaton’s wants to help you decorate your home for the holidays with this gorgeous 7 foot already lit, fully decorated Cashmere spruce Christmas tree. With beautiful, unique glass ornaments and ribbon garland all from Wheaton’s Merry & Bright Collection. The highest bidder on this item will be ready to invite family and friends to share in the holiday spirit this Christmas season! Valued at over $600.

Donated by Wheaton’s

Electric Fireplace

For those cold winter nights, cozy up with this beautiful Napoleon Mackenzie 48” fireplace with faux granite surround and 27” firebox included. Colour is white gloss. Retail value $799.

Donated by Appliance Cash and Carry, locally owned and located at 55 MacDonald Ave in Burnside – Halifax, NS

Mini Maud Lewis House Folk Art – Made from a Repurposed Purse

Inspired by Nova Scotia folk artist Maud Lewis, another fabulous local artist Kim Danio, has created this unique and one of a kind artwork that pays homage to this celebrated artist. Made with love from repurposed items including a purse, this folk art like sculpture is sure to make anyone smile with delight. It brings out the childlike wonder to all that see it- so seemed fitting for this occasion.

Donated by: Argyle Fine Art and artist Kim Danio

NAPA Dune Buggy

This buggy features headlights, roof lights as well as signal lights, it is also equipped with a horn. It has rack and pinion steering and disc brakes for great stopping power!
 It also features electronic ignition. It is made with a sturdy tubular frame and roll cage. It can seat two riders with seat belts for both. A floor shifter engages forward and reverse gears with a parking brake also installed. It was donated by NAPA Halifax with the additional help of Dave Dodge of J.C. AUTOWORKS and Civic Pride Automotive, the signs are from New Century Signs. Valued at $3,000.
Dimensions:  68″ long , 57″ high and 45″ wide.
NAPA wishes to thank all those involved for their support in the building of this dune buggy for the Christmas Daddies auction. Best wishes from the management and staff at NAPA HALIFAX!

johndeerlawntractor_2010John Deer Lawn Tractor

John Deer lawn tractor model LA115 – gas powered “hydro static” starter.
Estimated value $2,000
Donated by: Donald Gallant Enterprises Ltd.

Jordan’s Home Furnishings Chairs

Two beautiful full grain leather chairs crafted by Flexsteel Furniture and donated by Jordan’s Home Furnishings with locations in New Minas & Halifax. Each chair is handcrafted, unique and one of a kind.
Chair Dimensions: height 34” x width 31” x overall depth 32”  Colour: Chestnut
Each chair is being sold separately.

Donated by Jordan’s Home Furnishings

Morris Guitar donated by Myles Goodwin

This Morris 12 string acoustic guitar from Myles Goodwyn’s Morris collection. Signed by Bruce Guthro, Matt Minglewood, Myles Goodwyn and Thom Swift after a Songwriters Circle at the Schooner Room at Casino Nova Scotia in Halifax. This is a collectors item. Not a player guitar but a wall hanger!

Donated by Myles Goodwin

Scrooge Darionette

Scrooge is a Christmas classic and this hand crafted Scrooge Darrionette is no exception! Love him (or not) Scrooge is a Christmas Daddies tradition and now you have a chance to bid on him!

Donated by Donated by Darrionettes-Hard Rock Marionettes

54 Feet of Subway®.

Whether you’re hosting friends for a movie night or throwing a holiday bash, 6 foot “Giant Subs” are the perfect way to satisfy giant hungers. This exclusive package donated by Subway® includes nine 6 foot sub certificates to be used together, or throughout the year – for a total of 54 feet of Subway®.
Redeemable at any Subway® Restaurant in Mainland Nova Scotia!

Donated by Subway Restaurants in Mainland Nova Scotia

Royal Nova Scotia International Tattoo Extravaganza

“Ultimate Fan Package” includes:
24 tickets to the Wiser’s Lounge Skybox for the 2019 Tattoo performance of winner’s choice – $1,320 value.
Backstage tour for 24 people – $360 value
12 Exclusive Cast T-Shirts – $180 value
Gift Basket – $140 value
Choose your show date!
Evening shows on June 29, July 2, July 3, July 4 at 7 pm.
Matinees on June 30, July 1, July 5, July 6 at 2 pm.
Total package value $2,000
Donated by Royal Nova Scotia International Tattoo

Ganong Goodness!

Ganong 17 lb. pail of Chicken Bones and yummy Ganong gift basket filled with a variety of Ganong treasured favorites including Fruitull, Delecto, Chocolatier Marachino Cherries, Chocolatier Salted Caramels, Delecto, Chicken Bones & the classic Pal-o-Mine!
One will go to the highest bidder in Halifax and one in Moncton.
Donated by Ganong

Ellie Black’s Nova Scotia Sock Monkey & NS Tartan Set

This Nova Scotia Sock Monkey is autographed by two time Olympic gymnast Ellie Black from Nova Scotia. Package also includes a Monkeys and More Nova Scotia tartan six foot fleece scarf and ear warmer headband.
Value: Priceless

Donated by Monkeys and More

MacIntosh Apple Vase & Rosewood Jewel Box

Created from a Nova Scotian apple tree! This wooden vase is hand crafted from a whole apple branch turned green and stabilized for three months in a special solution, then finished on a lathe and polished on a buffing wheel.
Height: 13″

The Rosewood Jewel Box is made from a single piece of wood and has a leather lined drawer. Width: Approx. 5 ”

Both pieces would be are unique collectors items. This set would make a great gift for that someone special.

Donated by Allan Matthews

Date Night with Foreigner
and Cambridge Suites Hotel

Foreigner’s “Cold As Ice” Tour Sunday, March 17th at Scotia Bank Centre in Halifax Section 9 Row 0 seats 14 & 15. Enjoy dinner for two and an overnight stay the at Cambridge Suites Hotel. This package includes a studio guestroom with parking and dinner for 2 in Canvas Restaurant. Dinner includes non-alcoholic beverages and 3 courses per person. Total value of this package $600.

Donated by Events East and Cambridge Suites Hotel

Christmas Quilt

One of a kind Christmas quilt handcrafted and donated in loving memory of Grammie Muriel Robertson. A Christmas Daddies Tradition for 16 years now.
Quilt size is 92″ X 78″
Value $1,000

Donated by the Quilting Grannies

His & Hers Bling Collection

If she likes sparkle and he likes being on time, this is the perfect item for two! For her, the new Sterling Silver PANDORA sliding bracelet styled with two Pink Arcs of Love clips, two Shining path clips in pink cz, two Radiant Hearts in the beautiful PANDORA Rose and finished with a stunning Part of my Heart dangle charm in PANDORA Rose, hand crafted with soft pink and lilac crystals. Value $570.

For Him, BMW MEN’S BMW CHRONO WATCH this masculine sophisticated watch features a brushed stainless-steel case with a 40mm diameter, scratch-resistant mineral glass, Swiss movement with date, second and 30-minute displays as well as a timer and stopwatch function. Leather strap has crocodile skin embossing. Water-resistant up to 340 ft. Value $335.

Total package value $905.

Donated by Pandora Mic Mac Mall & O’Regan’s

CTV Hockey Jersey

Autographed by Stephane Richer former Montreal Canadiens, John Scott – 2016 NHL All Star MVP, Hockey Hall Of Fame member Doug Gilmour of the Toronto Maple Leafs and Georges Laraque of Edmonton Oilers – who were all in town recently to participate in the Hockey Helps the Homeless Fundraiser with CTV’s very own Cyril Lunney. Size XL. Value priceless.

Donated by CTV

Halifax Mooseheads Jersey

Halifax Mooseheads jersey signed by the 2018 – 2019 Memorial Cup hosts including local boys Ben Higgins from Truro, Walter Flower from Lunenburg, Justin Barron from Halifax, Brock McLeod from Dartmouth, Cole McLaren from Annapolis Royal and NHL Draft pick Jared McIsaac from Truro. White in Colour. Size XL. Value Priceless.

Donated by Halifax Mooseheads Hockey Club

Moncton Wild Cats Jersey

The Moncton Wild Cats have donated an autographed 2018-2019 Moncton Wildcats team jersey, including NB born #24 Mika Cyr and PEI born # 12 Jeremy McKenna. Size is XL. Value priceless.

Donated by Moncton Wildcats

Charlottetown Islanders Third Jersey

The team recently held a contest for fans to submit a design for their third jersey, the team choose the top 50 designs and fans voted for their favourite! This jersey is signed by the 2018-19 team. Size L. Value priceless.

Donated by Charlottetown Islanders

Saint John Sea Dogs Jersey

Saint John Sea Dogs Jersey signed by the 2018 -19 QMJHL team. Size L. Value Priceless

Donated by Saint John Seadogs

Acadie-Bathurst Titan Jersey

Acadie- Bathurst Titan Jersey signed by the 2018 -19 QMJHL team. Size L. Value priceless.

Donated by Acadie-Bathurst Titan

Halifax Hurricanes Fan Pack

Swish! This package is for the ultimate basketball fan! Includes:

Autographed Basketball (Value $50 – Priceless with Autographs)

Hurricanes Jersey  – $75

8 Courtside/Floor seat Tickets for Friday, December 28th Hurricanes vs. CB Highlanders  Value $480

Total Value: $605

Donated by Halifax Hurricanes

Inglis Jewellers Diamond Ring

This ring is a 14 carat white gold, .25 carat total weight diamond cluster with an appraised value of $1800.

Donated by Inglis Jewellers

Navy Divers Helmet

This MK 5 brass diving helmet was originally donated by Fleet Diving Unit (Atlantic) in 1985. A returning item to the Christmas Daddies Telethon auction.

Donated by Fleet Diving Unit (Atlantic)

schoonerChristmas Daddies Schooner

A returning item, the highest bidder has ownership until our next Christmas Daddies broadcast!

For the followers of Canada’s iconic sailing legend the Bluenose, the pride of Lunenburg, NS.
The Schooner was built and donated by Arthur Dalby.



In 1983, The plunger was the “mystery item” hidden behind a dark drape and not revealed until the bidding was over! Claim bragging rights to the plunger by placing the highest bid.

The plunger is a returning item.