Every year, Terrell Chamber of Commerce have one BIG fundraiser… the famous auction. The work to solicit items is just about to begin. Last year over 700 people visited the auction that is always held on the third Saturday in October, this year October 15th at the Cowboy Collection Arena. Approximately 450 items are auctioned out divided into the silent auction and the live auction. The total for last year was amazingly $208,763.38.
This years theme for the auction is Razzmatazz and all that Jazz. Decorations are very often very nicely made and the food is delicious! Some people dress up for the theme, several interesting creations has been seen throughout the years.
So a heads up to all business owners in town, start thinking about what to donate for this year auction, because before you know it, you are getting approached by someone from a soliciting team!