Auction Night Details
The Media-Providence Friends School 28th Annual Auction will take place at Difabio's owned Spring Valley Banquet and Meeting Facility, located at 400 West Woodland Avenue, Springfield.
Smart casual, wear comfortable dress shoes.
Food & Beverages
Cocktail-Style fine dining will be served and a fabulous assortment of elegant mini pastries. Vegetarian items will be available. $55 admission and a $20 pre-sale open bar. Two signature drinks and beer. Courtesy soft drinks and water are available throughout the evening. No bar sales that evening.
Featured Beer's, graciously donated by our friends at Pinocchio's
Allagash White- This new take on a Belgian-style witbier is brewed with their special blend of spices and is incredibly refreshing and full of flavor. 5.2% abv.
2SP Delco Lager - Crisp and clean Amber lager; Munich & Crystal Malt. #delcopride. 4%
Troegs Perpetual IPA - Utilizes their hopback and dry-hopping to engineer a bold Imperial Pale Ale. It features Bravo, Chinook and Mt. Hood hops in the boil, Mt. Hood and Nugget hops in the hopback, and is further dry-hopped with Citra and Cascade hops. 7.5%
Pop Art Punch - a rum punch
Academy Award Martini - a French martini
Please check in at the welcome table upon arrival. You will receive your name tag, and have the opportunity to purchase an entry into our Trivia game to be played during LIVE.
Silent & Live Auctions
The Silent Auction will take place from 6:30 PM - 8:15 PM and will be followed directly by the Live Auction at 8:45.
There are a number of games available to participate in again this year. Don't forget to bring your cash to play, $20 bills should cover it!
Buy your opportunity to test your skills with our estimation jar. Find a ticket seller with a stripped apron on. A $20 ticket may win you a $50 Wegmans Gift Card. Buy as many estimation tickets as you’d like and guess away! The winners will be announced during LIVE.
Arts Trivia Game
Get your wristband early to play our LIVE ARTS TRIVIA game. Test your knowledge, have fun and support the school. Winner will take home a $150 gift certificate to Ticketmaster donated by Transition Town Media! Visit their display at the auction to find out more about TTM. Find our traveling volunteer to purchase your wristband to play!
Buy It Now
This year we are bringing back a category called, “Buy It Now” These are a collection of gift cards from our local merchants that you can purchase outright, without bidding on the item. Now you can support MPFS by purchasing from vendors that you already frequent.
We are delighted to feature grab bags for purchase. Simply place your $20 in the box and select your bag....no peeking! Items $20+ in value.