Auction for Africa is a fun night with a purpose! Come ready to buy wonderful auction items, enjoy delicious food and learn about several great organizations helping people in Africa. Remember, this is a fundraiser… so generosity and laughter are the main ingredients for the night!
ORDER OF EVENTS
5:00PM Silent Auction opens & hors d’oeuvres served
6:15PM Silent Auction closes
6:30PM Keynote Speaker & dessert
6:50PM Live Auction
7:45PM Checkout & Closing
WHAT SHOULD I WEAR?
Dress for the event is Cocktail Attire. There is no strict dress code, but dress up for a fun night out! Keep the ballgown and tuxedo at home with your yard-work clothes.
HOW DOES THE SILENT AUCTION WORK?
We’ll have close to a hundred silent auction items for you to bid on! During the silent auction, bids are written on a sheet of paper next to the item. At the end of the auction, the highest listed bidder wins the item.
HOW DOES THE LIVE AUCTION WORK?
Our live auction is a blast. You’ll receive your bidding number at the beginning of the night when you check in. As we showcase each item during the live auction, the auctioneer will call out suggested bid values. If you want to bid on the item, hold your bidding number high. Your bid sets a new high-bid mark for others to build on as they try to outbid you! Don’t be nervous… our live auction is very fun, funny and interactive!