Day for Midway

Location: Midway University, 512 E. Stephens Street, Midway, KY 40347

Start Time: 6:00 PM

Date: Oct 11, 2018

Join us for a fun-filled reception and silent auction event as we raise funds for our student scholarships and present the 2018 Community Spirit Award to Lillie Cox, Woodford County Volunteer Workgroup Chair.

This year's event will include entertainment by local musicians - Bill & Leslie Penn and Grayson Vandegrift. The event will be held in the Piper Dining Hall inside McManis Student Center.

This event is free and open to the public. We ask that you kindly RSVP by October 1 to Chelly Edwards 859-846-5873

Available Auction Items

  • Disney Package (Three Day Park Hopper Passes (4) for Disney World and Epcot Center, Four Nights in a Deluxe Studio at Disney's Animal Kingdom Villas)
  • Volkswagen Mountain Bike
  • Overnight Stay at 21cHotel Lexington
  • Kentucky Wine Basket
  • Tayshaun Prince Autographed Limited Edition Wine Bottle
  • Buffalo Trace Gift Basket
  • Azur Restaurant Gift Card
  • Better Homes and Garden Jr. Cookbook
  • 25 oz Corkcicle Canteen
  • Women's Rain Jacket
  • Men's Waterproof Jacket
  • 20 oz Insulated Cup
  • Keeneland Ball Caps
  • "Be Kind" T-Shirt
  • Ryman Auditorium Museum Tickets (2)
  • Holiday World Tickets (2)
  • Malibu Jack Fun for 4 Pack (4 laser tag missions, 4 go-kart races, 4 rounds of mini golf)
  • Creation Museum Two Day Tickets (2)
  • Corvette Museum Tickets (2)
  • Club Seats (4) to April 2019 Lexington Legends Baseball Game
  • Bowling Green Hot Rods Box Seat Tickets (4)
  • Frazier History Museum Tickets (4)
  • Ale-8-One Gift Basket
  • Alabama Concert Tickets (2)
  • Overnight Stay and Breakfast for Two at Addie's Restaurant & Bar/The Woodford Inn
  • Cooking Gift Basket (Mother-Daughter Apron Set, Children's Aprons (2), Amish Cookbook, Kids Cookbook, Measuring Cups)
  • Midway Towel and Bourbon Barrel Foods BBQ Sauce
  • Wine Tasting for Two at Wood and Wine
  • Daily Racing Form Horseracing Fan Basket
  • Nine Bottles of Wine and Two Glasses from Old 502 Winery
  • Louisville Mega Caverns Adventure Pack (2 Mega Quest Passes, 2 Tram Tickets, 1 Electric Bike Tour, and 1 Zip Line Tour)
  • Horse Country Tours Tickets (4)
  • Fascinator from Polly Singer Designs
  • Patriotic Canvas Print
  • City BBQ Gift Card
  • Red River Gorge Zipline Tour Gift Card
  • Autographed John Conlee CDs (2)
  • Newport Aquarium Tickets (2)
  • Handmade Soaps
  • Blue Glass Bead Earrings
  • Fall Wreath
  • Gift Basket from Mr. G's Kettle Corn
  • Autographed Nashville Predator Hockey Puck
  • Fresh Market Gift Basket and Gift Cards (3)
  • Halloween Throw Pillow
  • Ray-Ban Glasses and Gift Card for Lenses 
  • One Chalet Stay at The Kentucky Castle
  • Silk Ties from Crittenden's (2)
  • Round of Golf for Four at Griffin Gate Golf
  • UK Basketball Lower Level Tickets (2)
  • Keeneland Box
  • Kentucky Wildlife Limited Edition Autographed and Numbered Prints by Rick Hill
  • Dermontti Dawson Autographed Jersey
  • Daily Racing Form Basket
  • Midway Boutique Basket (Horse Scarf and Socks)
  • Tickets to Woodford Theater (2)
  • Churchill Downs Superfecta Package (Use of Private Jockey Club Suite including 24 admission tickets, 24 racing programs, and $250 credit towards food and soft beverages)
  • Southern States Horse Supplies Basket (Halter, Lead Rope, Hat, Coupons for Feed)
  • Children's Electric Powerwheels F-150
  • Scottwood B&B Gift Certificate
  • Guided Fishing Trip at Elkhorn Creek (includes canoe or kayak rental from Canoe KY along with various items from KY Fish and Wildlife)
  • Two-night stay at Cabin Elkhorn Ridge Farm (includes continental breakfast from Midway Bakery, transportation to and from Holly Hill Inn, and Keeneland Box for Spring 2019 meet)

Proxy Bidding

Proxy bidding is available to those who wish to bid on items but cannot be present. Proxy bidders must email Mackenzie Hanes at with their phone number, a description of the items they wish to bid on, the amount of their starting bid and final bid amount. If the bidder wants to bid in increments higher than $10, they need to give Mackenzie that amount as well. If the bidder provides a cell number and is open to communicating during the auction, Mackenzie will text them during the auction to let them know if their desired item is slightly over their limit. The bidder must be available by phone to pay for their items at the end of the bidding.

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