Pictured above – Diana Baronowski and Jamie Lankford of Jamie’s Eats and Sweets will be a sponsor at this year’s “Great TV Auction”
24/7 television and online auction will kick off June 3
Cookeville – WCTE PBS is celebrating 40 years of the “Great TV Auction” and Jamie’s Eats and Sweets of Cookeville fame is one of the major sponsors this year. The bakery has become a go to for visitors to Cookeville’s WestSide.
The 24/7 television and online auction will kick off June 3 at 10 a.m. and run through June 11th until midnight. It will also air every night June 7 through June 11 from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m on WCTE PBS.
“The nine-day event will feature a number of items from gift cards to popular restaurants,” said WCTE PBS in a release, “to entertainment and overnight excursions, to fine jewelry, art and so much more. The WCTE PBS Great TV Auction is celebrating 40 years of tradition, and this year is no exception. Thanks to the many businesses that have donated items and the event sponsors, you will not be disappointed in the variety of auction items. Bidders will enjoy freely bidding 24/7 with online access and viewers will enjoy the nightly showcase on WCTE June 7-11th at 7pm.”
Viewers can join WCTE with live television or livestream the auction on the WCTE website at wcte.org/live or on the WCTE Facebook and Youtube.
“New to the broadcast, viewers will have an opportunity to bid on a chance to compete in traditional “Minute to Win It” style games on live television,” said WCTE PBS. “These fun and hilarious games will make for a fun experience and could leave you a big winner. Look for this opportunity on the WCTE auction site, wcte.org/auction that launches June 3.”
“Auction with Avery” will return this year on June 8 at 7 p.m. at Spankies Restaurant in Cookeville.
“Everyone is invited to come out for this dutch-treat event, and while you are there you will join some friendly bidding competition while watching the live televised showcase,” said WCTE PBS.
Photo courtesy of WCTE PBS.