More than 200 bids have been placed since MinnPost’s 7th Anniversary online auction went live last Wednesday. Bids total $7,050, bringing us more than half-way to our $13,000 silent auction goal.
As of now, 71 items have received at least one bid, while 12 are listed at their starting bid. Place a bid today and capture a treasure for yourself or someone special. Some examples:
- Two tickets to Contra Tiempo at the Ordway on Saturday night, Feb. 7. This Los Angeles-based dance company fuses elements of Salsa, Afro-Cuban, hip-hop, urban and contemporary dance. Value $90. Starting price $35.
- Journalist Andy Steiner, MinnPost’s mental health and addiction writer, will speak to a group about her forthcoming book, “How to Survive: The Extraordinary Resilience of Ordinary People.” Priceless. Starting bid $100.
- Shop at Motoprimo Motorsports for bikes, ATVs, snowmobiles and scooters and a full range of apparel and accessories. Top brands include Ducati, Honda, Polaris, Triumph, Victory and Yamaha. Gift certificate value $500. Starting bid $200.
The auction will be open until 7:30 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 6, the evening of our 7th anniversary party at Solera in downtown Minneapolis. You do not need to be a ticketholder (or attend the party) to bid on auction items. Join the auction remotely by logging into this website.
If you’re already a ticketholder for the event, simply log in to start bidding. You will be able to continue bidding at the anniversary party by linking your past online bids to your phone when you check in at Solera. BidPal personal shoppers will be on-hand to assist.
Happy bidding, everyone.