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Re: Silent Auction ideas

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Posted by MaryAnn on December 28, 2012 at 18:08:50:

In Reply to: Silent Auction ideas posted by Bavarian Big Dog on December 27, 2012 at 16:57:31:

I have done this a number of times. A WSM filled with goodies to make a cook successful--books(Dr. BBQ's newest book Slow Fire would be perfect for a new cook), wood chunks, tools, rubs and sauces, etc. makes a very nice display. That one worked well but it is a high end item.

I have also done in my home hosted dinners for up to 12 on a specified date with a tour of the pits and cooking methods. Tickets bought individually at an auction purchase price starting at $40. Those went way too cheap for the work involved--two meats, three sides, dessert, wine and beer. Should been $75 minimum,it's for charity after all! Everyone loves this though.

This year I offered delivered to your home for 8-pulled pork, beans, greens, and dessert for $150. Sold two. They need to tell me well in advance of when they want it.

Good luck, let us know what you do and how it sells. Mary Ann

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