FRIENDS OF THE ST. AUGUSTINE AMPHITHEATRE (FOSAA)
CELEBRITY GUITAR AUCTION/RAFFLE TO BE HELD ON AUGUST 24
Miranda Lambert, Zac Brown Band, Moody Blues, Stevie Nicks, and Joe Cocker are just a few of the celebrity signed guitars that will go home with lucky winners at FOSAA's first Celebrity Guitar Raffle/Auction. The event will take place at the Amphitheatre on Saturday August 24th, from 4 - 10 PM Live entertainment will be provided by Catfish Jones, Willie Green with Rick Ambrose and the Falling Bones, Dewey Via, Red River Band and Late Nite Transfer. Proceeds from the evening will benefit FOSAA's 2014 arts camp to serve disadvantaged children.
Guitars being raffled were signed by Match Box Twenty, Martina McBride, The Fray, OAR, Brantley Gilbert and Boston, when they last appeared at the Amphitheatre. Raffle tickets are $10 or 3 for $25. Advance raffle tickets can also be purchased at fosaa.org. Tickets for a few of the guitars can be purchased at the FOSAA booth during upcoming concerts. Winning tickets will be drawn throughout the evening towards the end of the event. Winners who are not present will be notified in accordance with the raffle Rules and Disclosures. You must be 18 years or older to participate.
Guitars to be auctioned were signed by Alison Kraus (a fiddle), Miranda Lambert, Zac Brown Band, Moody Blues, Stevie Nicks, Joe Cocker, Johnny Van Zant, Heart, Blondie with Devo, Third Day with Colton Dixon and Josh Wilson, Buddy Guy & Jonny Lang, Train, Hall and Oates, Imagine Dragons and STYX/REO Speedwagon/Ted Nugent. The highest bid that exceeds the reserve will win the item.
The auction will be conducted online through the BiddingForGood.com charity auction website beginning August 1, 2013. Bidding at the event will be done online using laptop computers or by using personal mobile devices. Auction winners will be announced at intervals throughout toward the end of the evening and winners who are not present will be notified by phone and/or e-mail. Guitars up for auction can be checked out at www.biddingforgood.com/fosaa. Photos of all signed guitars can also be found through the “Raffles and Auctions” link at fosaa.org. That site also contains photos of guitars and other memorabilia in the FOSAA collection.
FOSAA would like to thank the following event sponsors for their support: Dion Marketing, First Coast News, Gypsy Cab Company, Herbie Wiles Insurance, and Dagher Printing.