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Algonquin Outfitters

AO Charity Paddle Art Auction

When:
September 15, 2019 @ 12:00 am – September 29, 2019 @ 6:00 pm
2019-09-15T00:00:00-04:00
2019-09-29T18:00:00-04:00
Where:
Online
Cost:
Free
Contact:
Algonquin Outfitters / Randy Mitson
1-705-787-0262

 Go to the Online Auction site to bid.

Bidding in the AO Charity Paddle Art Open is open from Sunday Sept 15th, 12:00am until Sunday, Sept 29th 2019, where the first item will close at 6 pm, until they are all sold.  This is your chance to bid on 182 unique artistic paddles by amazingly tallented local artists!

Proceeds from the AO Charity Paddle Art Auction goes to help support art initiatives in our communities through the following organizations.

You can see multiple photos of each paddle in the auction, there’s also a few (54) on display at the Algonquin Theatre second floor lobby.  If you wish to see all of the paddles in person we invite you to a sneak peek on Friday, Sept 27th from 3 pm until 6 pm at the Algonquin Theatre, plus we will be hosting our full even at the Algonquin Theatre on (New Date & Time->) Saturday, Sept 28th (10 am to 4 pm) where all of the paddles will be on display for viewing, we will have live music by Sean Cotton, Lake of Bays Brewing Co. will be on hand with some Paddle On and other craft beers and we’ll have some local short films to view (Wild Temagami, TBA).

AO Charity Paddle Art Auction Terms Of Agreement:

  • Auction is open to bids Sunday Sept 15th 12:00am to Sunday Sept 29th 2019 where our first item will close at 6 pm
  • All bids placed will be accepted at full value.  For example if an item has a current bid of $40 and you place a bid of $100 the bid will rise to $100 not $41.  This is a charity auction designed to raise as much for our charities as possible.
  • All paddles will have Ontario Sales Tax (13%) added to your bid.
  • Paddles will close one at a time with a minimum of 60 seconds between items.
    • Paddle #001 will close at 6:00 pm on Sunday Sept 29th 2019
    • Paddle #002 will close at 6:01 pm on Sunday Sept 29th 2019
    • Paddle #003 will close at 6:02 pm on Sunday Sept 29th 2019
  • All items will have a soft close meaning, if a bid is placed with in the last 60 seconds an additional 60 seconds will be added to the auction extending the time allowed for further bids.  If you really want a paddle be prepared to defend your bide past the closing time if bids are placed within the last minute.
  • Minimum Bids: All paddles will open at a $25 minimum bid
    • Bids up to $50 will have a minimum $1 increment
    • Bids up to $100 will have a minimum $2.50 increment
    • Bids up to $200 will have a minimum $5 increment
    • Bids up to $500 will have a minimum $10 increment
    • Bids over $500 will have a minimum $25 increment
  • All bids placed will be accepted at full value.  For example if an item has a current bid of $40 and you place a bid of $100 the bid will rise to $100 not $41.  This is a charity auction designed to raise as much for our charities as possible.
  • Winning bids will receive a PayPal invoice the week after the auction close on Sept 29th 2019 for the full value of their paddle bid (plus HST/13% tax and shipping)
  • Paddles can be picked up at any Algonquin Outfitters location (Bracebridge, Haliburton, Huntsville, Oxtongue Lake) to for go shipping costs, after the auction closes and you confirm that you would like to pick your paddle up.
    • Shipping to anywhere in Canada will be $25+tx
    • Shipping to North America will be $50+tx
    • Shipping to the rest of the world will be $100-$150+tx

Lots of luck bidding, if you have questions please contact Randy Mitson at 1-705-787-0262 (M-F 10am-6pm) or email [email protected].

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