Purple & Gold Auction



Saturday, August 16

@ 5:00 p.m.

Western Hall



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Help support Intercollegiate Athletics!

Western Illinois University Athletics and the Leatherneck Club invites you to support The Fighting Leathernecks intercollegiate teams during the 25th Annual Purple and Gold Auction.

The auction is scheduled for Aug. 16, 2014 and will begin at 5 p.m. in Western Hall. The event will feature a social, dinner, silent and live auctions, two cash raffles, and a night full of entertainment. Please take a look at the wide variety of items, services and trips to be auctioned off during this year's event!


Click HERE to see a video of the 2012 event!

Click HERE to see the 2013 event video



5:00 p.m. - Student-Athlete Welcome, Guest Social, Silent Auction, Two Cash Raffle Prizes

6:30 p.m. - Dinner

7:45 p.m. - Silent Auction Closes

7:45 p.m. - Program and Live Auction Begins


Features of the 2014 Purple and Gold Auction

  • Silent auction items will close at 7:45 p.m. following dinner.
  • The live auction will begin at approximately 7:45 p.m.
  • Live auction items will be limited in an effort to reduce the length of the evening.
  • Tickets are $35 per person or $250 for a table of eight (8) if all eight seats are purchased together. Attendees are encourage to attend Sports Corner @124 for a post auction social.


Registration Information:

Register online today by signing up to attend the Purple & Gold Auction here!
(please list guests' names in the comments section);

Or call (309) 298-1190 to register over the phone or to find out about mail-in options.

Watch for your official invitation. Registration and payments are due by Friday, August 8, 2014 (one week prior to the event). 



If you would like to donate an item to be auctioned to benefit Western Illinois University Athletics, please complete the donor form. Please include all contact information!


 Parking Information

Location: Western Hall 

 Western Hall is air conditioned and located off University Drive, across the street from Alred D. Boyer Stadium and Brophy Hall. There is an electronic marquee directly in front of the building.





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