Advance Bidding Silent Auction Items Announced
For 2017, the Milwaukee Concours d’Elegance is excited to offer three once-in-a lifetime experiences as part of our charity silent auction.
First is the opportunity to win the shotgun seat in a vintage car with this year’s Honorary Judge and Chasing Classic Cars host, Wayne Carini. Ride with Wayne on Saturday’s 60-mile Road Tour from Veterans Park to historic Cedarburg and back through Milwaukee’s picturesque North Shore, with special stops along the way.
The second experience available for bid is one of a limited number of seats to have lunch with Wayne Carini at his VIP table on the show field following Saturday’s Motor Tour.
And finally, the Big Dog—yes, a private tour for your group of up to six people at Jay Leno’s Big Dog Garage in Burbank, California. That’s right, you can experience first-hand Jay’s famed collection most have only heard about. For all the details and to start bidding on these and other fantastic items please visit the Milwaukee Concours d’Elegance Style & Speed auction website at: New link on Milwaukee Concours Homepage menu bar
This year, the Milwaukee Concours d’Elegance Silent Auction will feature electronic bidding. All bidding will be done through your cell phone or computer; bid anywhere, anytime before the close of the auction! You even get an update if you are outbid!
Here are the details:
- The auction is online and open for bidding now: http://17elegance.gesture.com
- Click on the provided link, register for the event
- After you register you will get a welcome text message.
There are 4 ways to bid:
- By Smartphone – Click the link in your registration text. It will take you to a personal bidding page. Click on an item and place a bid, it’s that simple.
- By Text – Text the 3-digit item number and amount to the welcome message you receive, (i.e. 101 500), no dollar signs or decimals are needed.
- By Computer – Click on an item and place a bid.
- By “Personal Shopper” – Find a staff member dressed in Grey at the event. They will be happy to place your bids for you.
Please don’t hesitate to contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org should you have any questions. And, be sure to check back regularly as more great auction items will continue to be added.