The Ponca City Area Chamber of Commerce has one fundraiser every other year and it is the Party at the Palace/Chamber Auction. This is the year to have our fundraiser and the date has been set for Friday, August 21st at the Marland Mansion starting at 6:30 p.m. Ticket price is only $25 per person and are available at the Chamber Office 5th and Grand Avenue. Everyone is welcome to attend this Chamber event; you do not have to be a member of the Chamber to attend. Bill Coleman with Team Radio Marketing Group is the Chair for this year’s event.
Your ticket gets you outstanding food catered by Head Country BBQ as well as 2 drink tickets from the bar served by Ground Round’s Marc & Kathy Leavell and crew. There will be great music from 7 – 11 p.m. provided by Sean Anderson. The event takes place on the lower level of the Marland Mansion, both inside and outside.
The auction will feature both live and silent bidding with almost 150 auction items donated so far. Some of the items include sports packages; sports memorabilia, Bedlam and other game tickets; cooking packages; shopping packages; Thunder tickets; several getaways including Las Vegas, Grand Lake, Branson and New Mexico; several golf outings; hot air balloon ride, decorative items; unique themed OU, OSU and K-State baskets; and a framed Green Bay jersey signed by Lane Taylor, Kansas City Chiefs team signed football including our own Adam Schlitz, just to name a few of the items we will have. After August 1st, all auction items will be listed on the Chamber website at www.poncacitychamber.com. Also check out the Chamber’s Facebook page for all the different auction items.
For more information, contact the Chamber office at 765-4400. Dress for the event is summer casual.