Mill Creek Fire Company - Delaware

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Quarter Auction

Quarter Auction

  • To Benefit the Ladies Auxiliary of Mill Creek Fire Company

Saturday, October 7, 2017      Doors open at 5:30 p.m. for preview

Auction begins at 7 p.m.

$5 per paddle – All-In Paddles also available – limit 2 paddles per person

Cash Bar, 50/50, Snack bar

Come out for a night of fun, friends, prizes and a great time!

Large variety of auction items including – Longaberger, Vera Bradley, Thirty-One, Jewelry, Tupperware and lots of Restaurant, and other Gift Certificates.   Over 100 auction items!

Chambers Memorial Hall (old location of Mill Creek Fire Company)

3900 Kirkwood Highway, Wilmington, De 19808


What is a Quarter Auction?  Upon arrival you will purchase a numbered paddle.  Auction items will be on display and all items will have a bid price of 1, 2, 3 or 4 quarters based on their value.  The auctioneer will give a description of each item as it is up for bid.  If interested, place the required number of quarters bid in the container provided and hold up a numbered paddle.  When all bids are collected the auctioneer will draw a number.  If the number on a raised paddle matches the number drawn than that person wins the item.  If the auctioneer draws a number of a paddle that is not raised, another will be drawn until there is a winner.  Bid increments: 1 Quarter Bid – retail value up to $25; 2 Quarter Bid – value $25.01 to $49.99; 3 quarters Bid - value $50.00 to $74.99, 4 Quarter bid - $75 and up.  Specialty items may differ on bid amount. 

For questions please call 302-994-6361   Or Email: