Big Brothers Big Sister of Central Texas
ICE BALL 2014

AUGUST 23, 2014

Hyatt Regency Austin, Zilker Ballroom, 208 Barton Springs Rd, Austin, TX 78704

Join us for Austin’s brightest gem, the 10th Anniversary Ice Ball gala benefiting Big Brothers Big Sisters of Central Texas. Enjoy cocktails, hors d’oeuvres, seated dinner, auction and live music.

Click here to reserve your discounted room at the Hyatt.




Host Committee




  • Connie Nelson, Committee Chair
  • Maria Barrett
  • Becky Bonham
  • Amy & Tom Brown
  • Andrea Campaigne
  • Nad & Elizabeth Elias
  • Reva & Joe Enzminger
  • Lisa & Dan Graham
  • Tracy Hinson
  • Meghan Hughes
  • Pamela Malunat & William Hurley
  • Lynn Isaak
  • Julie Jones
  • Kristy Kisling
  • Jenine Kuss
  • Alice & Irving Lee
  • Sly Majid
  • Kate Stoker & Hector Perez
  • Lauren Petrowski
  • Lori Ramseur
  • Theresa & Buddy Schwab
  • Gayle Stallings
  • David Story
  • Nancy Tallman
  • Justin & Ashley Yarborough

Auction Packages

Custom Outdoor Kitchen



Complete your home with a gourmet outdoor kitchen provided by luxury custom home builder, Gossett Jones Homes, named the Custom Builder of the Year by the Austin Business Journal. This package comes complete with stainless steel grill, fridge, sink, and faucet, granite countertop, and masonry surround. Take your outdoor living experience to the next level with this gorgeous kitchen, perfect for sharing a meal with friends and family in beautiful weather.

Special thanks to Gossett Jones Homes http://gjhlife.com/

Crystal Peak Lodge



Enjoy a week-long trip for four to luxurious Crystal Peak Lodge, a ski-in ski-out resort at the base of Breckenridge’s Peak 7, and just a 5-minute gondola or shuttle ride to restaurants and shopping in Breckenridge. This mountain-view corner residence has 2 bedrooms and 2 baths, a full kitchen, and access to resort amenities including outdoor hot tub, fire pit, fitness center, and bowling alley. You can ski and snowboard, or try snow kiting, ice skating, and sleigh rides – or visit in the summer for hiking, biking, rafting, and golf.

Special thanks to Connie and Bill Nelson

Carefree in Cabo



Spend 5 nights in warm sands and the gorgeous blue waters of Medano Beach in Cabo San Lucas, Mexico, at the luxurious Hacienda Beach Club and Residences, a 22-acre, $230 million private beach club and residential community. Your 4 bedroom, 3 1/2 baths villa sleeps 10. Relax in the elegance of the living area or by the infinity-edge pool while you gaze over the terraces at the breath-taking views. The restaurants, shopping, and nightlife of Cabo provide endless ventures for every taste and occasion. http://www.haciendacaboresort.com/

Special thanks to Amy and Chris Ellis




Auction Donors




  • Alamo Drafthouse Cinema
  • Amy & Chris Ellis
  • Arro
  • Austin Kula Yoga
  • Ballet Austin
  • Barley Swine
  • Blanton Museum of Art
  • Bobby Bones
  • Breed & Co.
  • Cafe Josie
  • Cafe Monet
  • Cap City Comedy Club
  • Capital Cruises
  • Capital Wings
  • Cedar Door
  • Chez Zee
  • Chuy's
  • Connie & Bill Nelson
  • Cynthia's Manhattan Limo Service
  • Dinner Detective
  • Disneyland
  • Doc's Bar & Grill
  • Driven Performance
  • Eastside Cafe
  • Easy Tiger
  • Eddie V's
  • Esther's Follies
  • Falconhead Golf Club
  • Fleming's Prime Steakhouse
  • FLOSS
  • Fogo de Chao
  • Fresa's Chicken al Carbon
  • Frio Pecan Farm
  • Go Dance Studios
  • Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company
  • Gossett Jones Homes
  • G'Raj Mahal
  • Heat Bootcamp
  • Home Slice Pizza
  • Hopdoddy Burger Bar
  • Hotel Saint Cecilia
  • Hotel San Jose
  • Hut's Hamburgers
  • Hyatt Regency Austin
  • Jack Allen's Kitchen
  • Jeffrey's
  • Julie & Chris Jones
  • Kendra Scott
  • Kome Sushi Kitchen
  • Lake Travis Zipline Adventures
  • Leighelena
  • Lick Honest Ice Creams
  • Lone Star Riverboat
  • Madewell
  • Massage Envy
  • Matthew Horne, DDS
  • Merlin Works
  • Montage Laguna Beach
  • Painting With A Twist
  • Paper Place
  • Perla's Seafood & Oyster Bar
  • PubCrawler of Austin
  • Qui
  • Rogue Running
  • Russell Korman
  • Ruth's Chris Steakhouse
  • R&R Limousine & Bus
  • Salty Sow
  • San Antonio Spurs
  • Simpli Tha Best Casino
  • Shady Grove
  • Southwest Airlines
  • Starla Michelle
  • Texas Rangers
  • The Art Garage
  • The Impeccable Pig
  • The Wiewel Law Firm
  • Tom's Dive & Swim
  • Toybrary Austin
  • Travaasa
  • Trio at Four Seasons
  • Vom Fass Wine & Oils
  • Water 2 Wine
  • West Bank Jewelers
  • W3ll People
  • Z Tejas
  • 24 Diner