Community Auction

Sunday, April 30th starting at 1:00pm
St. Pat's Gym - 200 N. Hill Street

...Going once...going twice...going three times...SOLD!

Join in the action and fun of a live auction held each spring by Main Street Momence, as a fundraiser for the downtown revitalization program. Administered by the Organization Committee, community members can either consign or donate items to be auctioned.

Typical items available for auction are household goods, furniture, and tools. (Clothing and firearms are not accepted.)

Drop off times for donations/consignments are Thursday and Friday, April 26th and 27th - 4-8pm, and Saturday, April 28th - 9am-3pm.

The 2018 Community Auction is sponsored by River Valley Auctions (Bill Phelps and Danny Loftus), WVLI, WFAV, WIVR, and WYUR Radio Stations, Republic Services, and VanDrunen Farms. We thank them for their support!

Fun at the Auction

Registration volunteers at 2016 auction Volunteers Connie Zelhart and Fran LeBeau at 2016 auction Auctioneer Bill Phelps auctioning off items outdoors Marilyn Ostrow's painting of Town Clock Park

 

All pictures courtesy of Nancy Porter.

Recent Events

Bordertown Haunting Hayride
October 28th

Bordertown Hauntings

The annual downtown trick-or-treating event saw hundreds of visitors brave the cold in order to participate in activities such as cookie decorating, pumpkin decorating, and the haunted house.

Auctioneer Bill Phelps
April 30th

Community Auction

The Annual Community Auction featured all kinds of treasures that were taken home by their new owners. Auctioneers Bill Phelps and Danny Loftus made sure of that!

Cruise Night on Washington Street
May - August

Cruise Nights

Washington Street Downtown once again came alive with antique and unique "Cool Cars under the Stars" throughout the summer. The public came out to browse, listen to the music, eat some great food, and take a chance on the split the pot drawings held at each event.

Spotlight

Santa and Mary Cantwell singing.

Christmas Gathering

Saturday, December 2nd

Next up - This annual Holiday event features the downtown brimming with Holiday Cheer - with special guest Santa and his reindeer, camel rides, horse-drawn sleigh rides, craft shows, and lots more activities for young and old alike. Beautifully decorated store windows in the theme "Christmas Blessings" and the community Christmas Tree warmly welcome visitors to this Momence Holiday Tradition.