Basset Hound Rescue of Georgia, Inc.

P.O. Box 1834
Fayetteville, GA 30214

Message Line: 770.499.1164

Spring Fling Dinner Auction

"Champagne Dreams & Basset Hound Wishes"

2024 Spring Fling Graphic

Our event theme for 2024 is "Champagne Dreams & Basset Hound Wishes" as we support Georgia's homeless bassets who are wishing for forever homes. Each hound we save is important. BHRG saves the old, the sick and the unwanted.


April 27, 2024
6:00 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.


2024 Spring Fling at Hyatt Regency Atlanta Perimeter at Villa Christina

Hyatt Regency Atlanta Perimeter at Villa Christina
4000 Summit Blvd NE
Atlanta, GA 30319

Hotel Reservations

We have a block of rooms available for our BHRG family who prefer to stay overnight. Rest, Relax and Refresh both before and after the event. Rooms are at the discounted price of $139 (single & double), so call to reserve your room today. 678-539-1234 and reference "BHRG". The deadline is April 6th.


Dinner menu includes your choice of entree:

  • Herb Crusted Chicken Breast, Fine Green Beans, Garlic Mash, Grilled Asparagus & Mushroom Au Jus
  • Filet of Beef Tenderloin, Fine Green Beans, Butternut Squash Mash, with Portobello Mushroom and Thyme Balsamic Butter
  • Ricotta Manicotti (Vegetarian) with Marinara Sauce and Grilled Asparagus

And each meal includes:

  • Velvety Corn & Crab Soup
  • Caesar Salad
  • Brown Sugar Peach Torte with Chai Tea Vanilla Sauce

Accepting Donations!

We are currently accepting items for our silent & live auctions and for our gift card palooza. In order to prepare the auction catalog we will need your donations by April 7th.

Learn More

Don't have an item to donate? No time to buy a gift card? Please consider making a cash donation to the Spring Fling, and we can purchase items for auction! Just use the PayPal button below. Thank you in advance!

Event Sponsorship

Sponsorship Levels

We so appreciate the generosity of our event sponsors! All sponsors receive recognition in the program and on the website.

In addition, Diamond, Platinum, Gold, and Silver sponsors receive complimentary reservations for 2 to the event.

  • Diamond - $10,000
  • Platinum - $5,000
  • Gold - $2,500
  • Silver - $1,000
  • Bronze - $500
  • Nickel - $250
  • Spring Friends - $100

So that we can recognize sponsors in the event program, please submit sponsorship information before April 7, 2024.

Become a Sponsor

Thank You to Our 2024 Sponsors (so far)


  • Wendy Grissom
  • Robert & Ellen Ferguson Foundation


  • Deborah Lindsay


  • Mary Ann Spell
  • Alan & Anne Taetle
  • Chuck Grissom


  • Senior Houndsabound
  • Alan & Leslie Wolfe
  • Skeeter Lynne Hound & Family
  • Debbie's Dawgs
  • Josh Echelbarger
  • Tracy & Gary Perry
  • Eddy Mae Pirkle
  • Kathy Richards
  • Tony & Melanie Aguto
  • Rosemary Glennie
  • Harry Hollingsworth
  • Sheri Ray
  • Bob & Gayle Nichols Bassets: Sadie, Toodle, Hunky, Matt & Newton


  • Rita Bailon
  • Jim & Sandi Chambers
  • Hallway Plumbing
  • Melissa Legg & Rick Reeves
  • Noam Zelman (Shallowford Animal Hospital)


  • Arlene Veldhuis
  • Toni & Dave Strawn
  • Julie Hall
  • Mary Ann Ashley
  • Logan & Melody Gray
  • Barbara Robinson
  • Monica Celezic
  • Pam Mishler
  • Christine Benise
  • Stephen Jenner
  • Cathy & Steve Vogel
  • Renee Young in honor of Skeeter Lynne's birthday

Spring Friends

  • Karen Hall
  • Scott & Judy Miller
  • Albert Morrison
  • Nalline Blanco-Lalla
  • Ashley Parker

Place a Program/Catalog Ad

Each auction guest receives a catalog listing all items available during the auction. You can help underwrite the cost of printing by placing an ad in our event program!

We're happy to place an ad for your business, or if you would like to honor your hound who has gone to the bridge we invite you to create a memorial ad. Ads range in size and price.

Learn More

Event Reservations

Attention! This event has had a "price improvement" thanks to a special donor offering an "Angel Challenge". Now through April 20th, the next 60 reservations can be offered at a reduced price of $65 or $468 for a table of 8.

  • Reservations are $65 per person or $468 for a table of 8.

Reservation deadline is April 20th.

Auction Reservations


Silent Auction

Gift basket in the silent auction of the Spring Fling

Our silent auction is always a crowd favorite! Vintage and handcrafted items as well as jewelry, handbags and a variety of basset and dog themed collectibles will be featured. The items offered will be sure to appeal to all ages and price ranges.

Live Auction

Our live auction items will range from trips and other experiences to collectibles, hand crafted items and custom paintings from our resident artists as well as those that are just plain fun.

Gift Card Palooza

Gift card dog house at the Spring Fling dinner auction

Fun and frenzied, a large selection of gift cards are auctioned off at face value to the fastest bidder! Our selection of cards is tremendous ranging from Lowe's & Home Depot to PetSmart & Petco to Amazon and lots of restaurant groups.

Make a Donation

BHRG Affiliates – Shop with our affiliates and BHRG receives a donation!
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Bissell Partner for Pets