Theme Basket Raffle Details

THANK YOU for bidding! Here are this year's theme basket winners :)

Conservation: Rhonda Romero
Couple’s Rest, Relax, Reconnect: Leon Lopez
Zozobra: Jim Serna
FROZEN!: Jim Serna
Nambe (teardrop bowl): Alban Cessieux
Meow Wolf: Erica Westby
Opera: Alyn Martinez
Movie Night: Gordon O’Brien
Baseball: Michael Coriz
Outdoor Adventure: Donna Wolff
Bakery/Baking: Judy Chavez
Taos /Northern NM: Dawn Peavy
Anime: Alice Bodelson
Artisan: Sabrina Patrus-Vega
Coffee & Chocolate Lovers: Sabrina Patrus-Vega
Self Care: Melissa P. Carson
Staycation: Tai Ayers
Family Day in Santa Fe: Michaelann Perea
Big Tech Item (iPad, camera, airpods): Isabel Cavazos
Dora the Explorer: Ursula Almada
Visit Albuquerque: Ursula Almada
Harry Potter: Kaylyn Tiedeman
Star Wars: Kristi Silva
Home & Garden: Padraic O’Neill and Laura Ingram
Summer Camp: Stephen Winterstein



The theme baskets are one of our most popular attractions!  This year will bring a basket-load of fun, delicious, and tantalizing items for you to bid on.

Parents, theme basket donation/volunteer information for each classroom is available here.

Tickets will be available to purchase at the carnival outside of the kindergarten rooms. They are $1 each or $20 for an arm's length (best and most fun deal!). Once you purchase your tickets, you can place your tickets in the envelope next to the basket you want. The more tickets, the better your chances!

This year you can also purchase tickets in advance online using the link below! Please be sure to include the name of the Theme Basket you are buying tickets for, as well as your contact information, in the fields provided.

Here are some of the Theme Baskets you'll see this year:

  • Family Day in Santa Fe:  Includes Meow Wolf passes, local restaurant gift cards, Doodlet’s gift card, family membership to Las Golondrinas, tickets to Pandemonium Productions’ performance of Frozen, and more!
  • Visit Albuquerque: Includes tickets for Sandia Peak Tram, Popejoy Hall, NM United, Lobo football, and Cliff’s as well as museum passes, restaurant gift cards, Main Event gift cards, overnight stays, and more!
  • NM Staycation:  Includes several overnight stays, rafting with Los Rios River Runners, restaurant gift cards for Café Pasqual’s, La Choza, El Farol, and more!
  • Couple’s Rest, Relaxation, Reconnection: Includes salsa lessons at Dance Station, sauna for 2 at Lightvessel, an overnight stay for 2 in a lofty art retreat in Santa Fe, Savory Spice brunch box, body care products, gift certificates to up-scale restaurants like Geronimo and Arroyo Vino, and more!
  • Self Care:  Includes a one-hour massage at Sandia Resort’s Green Reed Spa, a tranquility table session at Lightvessel, a halotherapy session at Santa Fe Salt Cave, a spot in a group pottery class, lotions, balms, bath soaks, and more!
  • Star Wars: Includes fun toys, merchandise, costumes, DVDs, books, and more from a long time ago in a galaxy far far away!
  • Coffee & Chocolate Lovers:  Includes local café gift cards, chocolate store gift cards, your favorite caffeinated treats, accessories, and more!
  • Home & Garden:  Includes an electric mower, gardening tools, seed packets, home improvement store gift cards, a set of 4 hand-blown twist tumblers from Liquid Light Glass, and more!
  • Harry Potter:  We solemnly swear that we are up to no good! This basket is full of magical books, DVDs, accessories, candy, games, and more!
  • Outdoor Adventure:  Includes a ski rental from Alpine Sports, horseback rides from Vision Quest, rounds of golf, a snowshoe rental from REI, lessons in a variety of sports, a portable grill, hiking books, and more!
  • Taos / Northern NM: Includes a one-night stay at the Blake at Taos Ski Valley, horseback rides or a sleigh ride at Elk Horn Lodge, and a gift card to Pizanos!
  • Conservation:  Includes reusable products, recycled products, books, gift cards, and other items to inspire caring for our earth and reducing our carbon footprint!
  • Dora the Explorer: Includes Dora DVDs, books, accessories, and games as well as rainforest-related items, and a Spanish-English dictionary!
  • Anime: An action-packed assortment of DVDs, books, comic books, accessories, figures, art supplies, and a gift card from Big Adventure Comics!
  • Movie Night: Includes movie theater gift cards, snacks, family movies, movie night-in accessories, and more!
  • Bakery/Baking: Includes baking kits, supplies, equipment, accessories, cookbooks, and gift certificates to delicious local bakeries.
  • Tech Item: One classroom is adding up cash donations to purchase a big-ticket tech item like a kindle or laptop. What will the mystery item be??

In response to your feedback, we’ll have MORE baskets this year, so we can have MORE winners!  Additional baskets will include a Baseball Basket with 4 tickets to the Arizona Diamondbacks, a Frozen Basket with 10 tickets to Pandemonium Productions’ live performance of Frozen, a Summer Camp Basket with one week camp gift certificates for Children’s Adventure Company and Mountain Kids, an Opera Basket with tickets to the Santa Fe Opera and Opera Southwest, an Art Basket from Artisan Art Supplies, a Meow Wolf Basket, a 13” Nambe teardrop bowl, and more!