Score a Touchdown for Blessed Sacrament at the 44rd Annual Auction & Tailgate Party
October 5, 2013 Doors Open at 5:30 PM
Tickets: $25/person or Reserve a Table of 8 for $350
Our annual Auction is the biggest fundraiser of the year at BSS – proceeds go to the operating budget of the school and help to provide educational programming as well as to control the cost of tuition.
This year get your game on with excellent tailgate fare, complete with beer, wine, cocktails, non-alcoholic beverages and desserts. Like any good tailgate, there will be plenty of games, raffles, and auction items to suit everyone’s taste!
$25/person reservations are available on this website and via the forms available in the office. ONLINE REGISTRATION IS HIGHLY ENCOURAGED. VIP reserved table seating for 8 is available for $350. At the 2013 BSS ultimate tailgate party, everyone will be a winner!!!
$500 Tuition Voucher - Back by popular demand is the raffle for a $500 tuition voucher for the 2013-2014 school year. Tickets will be $10 and you must be present at the Auction to win this one.
Children's Playhouse - Designed and constructed by Creasey Construction, the Children's Playhouse is BACK! Take a look at the adorable playhouse on the Laurel side of BSS, which is sure to be the hit of your backyard. Raffle tickets may be purchased for $20 after Masses Sept. 7-8, Sept. 28-29, as well as online and at the parish and school offices. The winning ticket will be drawn by the Creaseys on Auction night.
Children's Art Projects - Check our online catalogue for pictures of some of these fantastic projects including denim upholstered chairs, arbors for your yard, and creative art for displaying in your home.
Some projects will be auctioned off, and some raffled.
Auction Tailgate Lunch - Be sure to turn in your order form for the Auction lunch to be held on Thursday, October 3 featuring the most traditional tailgate food, hotdogs!
Service Hours - We still have plenty of volunteer jobs available on the night of the Auction. Contact Jennifer Madiar (firstname.lastname@example.org) if you can sell raffle chances, work games or silent auction, or otherwise help that weekend.
Sample Auction Items - Tons of sports tickets including Cubs v. Cards, Cubs v. White Sox, and U of I and Notre Dame football tickets, condominium stays in Hilton Head, Fort Meyers, and Hawaii, unique Blessed Sacrament services, gift certificates for services and restaurants all over town, and much more. Check out the catalogue for more details.
Games - New will be the Football Toss, as well as the ever-popular Barrel of Booze raffle, the Wall of Wine, the Money Tree Raffle and the big Raffle. You will receive order forms to purchase tickets for the children’s raffle items.