Hosted by Prince Albert II, the Monte-Carlo Gala for the Global Oceans will take place next Wednesday, September 26th at the Opera Garnier in Monaco. After announcing the impressive guest list, they have now disclosed the luxury lots for auction and there are some jewels in the mix.
The prince will be supported by a constellation of superstars including Madonna, Orlando Bloom, Pierce Brosnan, Gerald Butler, Hugh Grant, Andy Garcia, Goldie Hawn, Diane Lane, Eva Longoria, Adrien Brody, Robin Thicke and Karlie Kloss to name but a few. Some of them have also offered their services to help raise funds to protect the oceans.
Among the lots for auction, there are some one-of-a-kind experiences like the "Madonna and You, horseback riding on the beach in Portugal" which starts at €100,000. The Queen of Pop is also offering a "Portrait sitting with legendary photographer Steven Klein, art directed by Madonna" which will take place in New York, and an experience to "Join Madonna in her recording studio in London and preview songs from her upcoming album", as well as several works of art.
Other celebs have also put their best foot forward including Prince Albert II himself who will host a lucky bidder at the next Monaco Formula E Prix Championship, legendary surfer Kelly Slater who will take someone surfing at his private ranch in California, actor Andy Garcia who will play golf with a charitable patron at the Lakeside Club in Los Angeles, or supermodel Toni Garrn who has offered a private behind the scenes tour of the Paris Fashion Week.
Luxury jewellery, artworks by Jeff Koons and Julian Schnabel, as well as many other VIP experiences are examples of the 64 lots for sale. Take a look at all of them on the Monte-Carlo Gala's website. Gloria Gaynor, Nile Rodgers, Robert Davi, Madcon and Lior Suchard will perform live at the event while the organic, Michelin-starred dinner prepared by chef Paolo Sari takes place.