33rd Annual Great Gold Rush Auction
Saturday, June 4, 2016
Dale F. Halton Arena & James H. Barnhardt Student Activity Center
The Charlotte 49ers Athletic Foundation will host the 33rd Annual Great Gold Rush Auction, Saturday, June 4, 2016. The auction is held on-campus in Dale F. Halton Arena inside the Barnhardt Student Activity Center. The event begins with a silent auction at 5:30 pm. The live auction begins at 8:30 pm on the floor of Halton Arena. A food extravaganza will be available throughout the evening.
All proceeds from the event go to the 49ers athletic scholarship fund.
The Great Gold Rush Auction is the Foundation’s largest single-day fundraiser. Over 600 attendees are expected to bid on over 1600 items valued at over $400,000 including getaway vacations, electronics, restaurant certificates, once-in-a-lifetime experiences, sports memorabilia, artwork and furniture. The Athletic Foundation expects to raise nearly $250,000 at the auction, which translates to about 22 scholarships for deserving student-athletes.
For more information, or to register for this gala event, please contact The Athletic Foundation at 704-687-4950.
The 2016 Auction Program is available in the attached PDF.