Event Information
21st Annual Auction Fundraiser
Saturday, May 5, 2012 4:30 PM

Join us for our 21st Annual I.C.E. Auction fundraiser: a Kentucky Derby Party at Centre I.C.E. Arena. The evening includes a huge screen live broadcast of the Kentucky Derby race, complete with raffle-style Derby betting, and a hat contest. Enjoy gourmet hors d'oeuvre stations throughout the evening by Graystone Farm Catering, a full cash bar complete with mint juleps, Right Brain beer, and local wine. Bid on items in our live or silent auction, including hundreds of donations; from sports memorabilia to vacations, gift baskets, and much more. End the evening with our own on-ice Trike Derby. Show your support for I.C.E, the nonprofit that brings the Red Wings to Traverse City and provides a safe and fun environment for children and adults.

$2.50 fee per ticket will be added at checkout. All sales are final and non-refundable.

Event Pricing
Admit One Reserved - $50.00

Ticket Selection
Reserve Your Place Now!

Make plans now to enjoy the Kentucky Derby at Centre I.C.E. Arena on Saturday, May 5, 2012, at 4:30 pm, for the 21st Annual Centre I.C.E. Auction Fundraiser, "Kentucky Derby at Centre I.C.E."

Featuring the live broadcast of "The Most Exciting Two Minutes in Sports" on a huge screen, this important community fundraiser has all the elements of the best Derby Party in the region.  The evening includes:

  • Gourmet hors d'oeuvre stations throughout the evening by Graystone Farm Catering
  • Cash Bar complete with Mint Juleps
  • Derby Raffle - Pick your Favorite Horse
  • 100s of Silent Auction Items including Autographed Sports Memorabilia, Gift Certificates, Vacations, Household Items, etc.
  • Live Auction with Professional Auctioneer
  • Derby Hat Contest featuring spectacular homemade creations
  • Tricycle Derby on Ice at Evening's End...Very Exciting!
  • Raffles, Prizes & Great Fun

Centre I.C.E. is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit entity.  Proceeds from this fundraising event go directly to funding operations at our three rinks which enables thousands of youth and adults within our community to enjoy the camaraderie of ice sports," says Terry Marchand, Executive Director of Centre I.C.E. Arena.