Props, Wings & Wheels returns for second year

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The evening includes a special air salute and surprise Bond-esque entrance, plus musical performances by David Seering & The Downbeat Classic Brass.

Special to The Log
Published: Friday, March 22, 2013 at 12:18 PM.

The second annual Props, Wings & Wheels event hosted by title co-sponsors Destin Jet and Legendary Marine will be held from 7-10 p.m. April 19 at Destin Jet, with proceeds to benefit Fisher House and the Special Forces Association Chapter 7. This year's luxury showcase extravaganza, "Skyfall Over Destin," will feature a mix of high end products, along with top notch entertainment, dancing, silent auction, food and more.

 "We are building upon our first event and are extremely pleased by the positive response and enthusiasm by our friends and colleagues in the market," said event chairperson Kate Kelley of Crystal Beach Development. "We're expecting a stellar turn out, with the goal to raise funds for our two deserving military beneficiaries, Fisher House and the Special Forces Association Chapter 7."

 The soiree will feature a special air salute and surprise Bond-esque entrance, coupled with performances by David Seering & The Downbeat Classic Brass. McCaskill's Fine Jewelry will be on site with a stunning diamond collection for the ladies to enjoy. Heavy hors d'ouvres will be served by a variety of leading caterers including LESKO Personal Chef, Cuvee Catering, Ruth's Chris, and others. Silent auction items will include a variety of products and services including a private one-hour jet ride with champagne, jewelry by Chartier Pearls, resort accommodations at the Emerald Grande, Sunset Helicopter tour, Jeep and MidBay Powerboat rentals, Sinfonia 2013-14 season tickets, and more.  

 Community support for the initiative has been outstanding. In addition to the title sponsorship shared by Destin Jet and Legendary Marine, there are three additional levels of sponsors aboard, joining media sponsors The Destin Log, Northwest Florida Daily News, Emerald Coast Magazine, Motorfest Magazine, COX Communications, VIE and Destin Magazine. Top tier BOND Sponsors include Ocean Reef, Elite Jeeps, Florals by the Sea and The Eventful Planner. GOLDFINGER sponsors include Home & Land of the Emerald Coast, McCaskill & Company, Destin Commons and SETCO Services. MONEYPENNY sponsors include Acentria, Destin Center for Cosmetic Dentistry, Dr. Bawa & Associates, NuFletch Archery, Hammock Bay, Clemenza's and First National Bank.

Some of the premier products slated for the showcase include a Rolls Royce Silver Shadow, custom Jeeps from Elite Jeeps, antique cars, an electric car, Marquis yachts along with Everglades sportfishers, Chris Craft and Cobalt sportboats, Netjets Phenom 300 jet, a fleet of B24s, custom choppers and more.

Tickets are $25 per person and may be purchased in advance at PropsWingsWheels.com. For more information, call 585-0049, email kkelley@crystalbeachdevelopment.com or visit facebook.com/PropsWingWheels; to donate auction items, contact auction coordinator Rebecca Ames at 404-697-1220 or Rebecca.ames@yahoo.com.



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