Bid and Buy Radio Auction

Where can you do your holiday shopping in one day without ever leaving your house and still have money left to buy something nice for yourself?  On WLPO's Bid & Buy Radio Auction Saturday November 11th! 

You'll be able to save hundreds of dollars on some incredible items--from food and fun, to furniture, services and more.  Click on the pictures to scroll through the more than $45,000 in gift cards, items and services you'll be able to purchase. Or keep scrolling down for a complete list. Then make sure you tune your radio to FM 103.9 or AM 1220, stream through or with WLPO's free app for your mobile device Saturday November 11th at 9 a.m.!

All bidding will be done live on air with your calls to 815-223-3093.  Get details on how the auction works after this list of all the items you can buy for pennies on the dollar.

A&B Paint Supply (10) $50 Gift Certificates – Towards the purchase of paint and/or paint supplies.  No cash back.  All mixed paint is non-refundable!

Air BnB The Flats at Elm Place No 2 – 2 Bedroom Unit that sleeps up to 6.  Based on availability.  “All the conveniences of being at home, while enjoying some time away.”  Visit the website to see available dates as well as other information about the amenities offered.  Retail Value $525

Andy’s Karpet Kleaning (14) $100 Gift Certificates toward any carpet cleaning from 12/15/17 to 12/15/2018

Anne’s HideAway (4) $50 Gift Certificates

Apollo Theatre Private show for 25 people.  Includes medium popcorn and medium drink for each person.        Restrictions apply -  Showing has to be outside normal business hours and cannot be on the first weekend of national release date. Please call 8515-876-7808 to schedule your showing.  Retail Value $325                                

August Hill Winery (2) Ultimate Tasting for 12 people – Discover the joys of wine through an incredible wine tasting experience for your senses; see, smell and taste how a glass affects wine and uncover the secrets of food and wine pairings.  Offered on Sundays throughout the year; call the tasting room for date availability.  Retail Value $240

Bark N Bubble (4) $50 Gift certificate towards grooming or bath.  Located on Rt. 52 Mendota.  Grooming package includes bath, blow-out, nail trim, ear cleaning and haircut.  Bath package includes all of the above without the haircut.  *Package prices vary depending on the size/breed of dog.  Deep conditioning and furminator available 

The Beautique by Rosanna (8) $25 Gift cards

Blythe Flowers (6) $50 Gift Certificates

The Bone Shed Hoyt Powermax Bow – Realtree Camo, 50-60lb draw weight, 25.5-30 draw length, fully set up with sight, rest, stabilizer and quiver.  Retail Value $500

The Bone Shed (5) $100 Gift Certificates

Brown Bag Video (25) $20 Gift Cards

Buffalo Range Gold Family Pass.  Retail Value $550

Buffalo Range Gold Single Shooter Pass.  Retail Value $425

The Cliffs/Zip Chicago The Cliffs - 1 Hour Guided UTV Tour – 2 seat UTV.  Helmets required and are provided.  Call 815-795-5001 in advance to book your guided UTV tour.  Retail Value $375

The Cliffs/Zip Chicago  (2) Zip Chicago – Good for 2 participants in the Long tour.  8zip lines, including 2 dual racing lines and 75ft suspension bridges.  Duration of 1.5 to 2.5 hours. Call 815-795-5001 in advance to book your tour.  Open 7 days a week by reservation only.  **All tours are FULLY GUIDED TOURS – we do all the clipping, unclipping, starting and stopping.  Absolutely no hand breaking is done by our guests at our facility.  Weight requirement 70-270lbs.  Retail Value $180

Country Lane Weekend rental of Batman bouncy house.  Retail value $100

Country Lane Weekend rental of Nemo bouncy house.  Retail value $100

Country Lane Weekend rental of Pirates bouncy house.  Retail value $100

DJ’s Carpet Chaise – An amazingly soft bonded leather on the base with a patterned transitional classic fabric on top Retail Value $599.99

DJ’s Carpet Loveseat – Loose back cushions and a bordered seat cushion provide you with a comfy sit.  The arms on either side are flared for a modern look while a sturdy foundation is created with wood block legs.  Throw pillows to add fun colors, patterns or textures into your living space.  Retail Value $699.99

DanChris Nursery (2) Decorative Urns/Concrete – White washed and taupe decorative urns/concrete.  Dimensions are 28.5 inches high and 23 inches wide.  Retail Value $190each

The Fender Menders WeatherTech floor liners – 1 set of front liners.  Digitally fit for individual vehicle.  Retail Value $117.10

Festival 56 Pair of Tickets to “Elvis Through the Years” – a tribute to the King of Rock and Roll featuring father and son duo John and Johnathan Lyons.  Twenty year old Jonathan performs the music of a young Elvis while his dad, John, takes the stage as Elvis during the concert years.  Put on your blue suede shoes and enjoy a good rockin tonight!  Performance is Saturday, November 18, 2017 7:30pm at the Grace Performing Arts Center.  Retail value $36

Fran Szotts Carpet (3) $150 Gift certificate towards purchase at Fran Szotts.  No cash back, must be presented at the time of purchase.

Furniture Sellers Duel Recliner Sofa – Duel recliner sofa and loveseat in chocolate, storage council and cup holders.  Most durable microfiber out there, popular frame, Ashley Furniture.  Retail Value $1998

Grizzly Jacks Grand Bear Resort (10) Family Four Pack Pass to the Water Park – any day of the week, from open to close.  Features water slides, wave pool and a lazy river.  Retail Value $80

Groovy Dog Records (10) $20 Gift Certificate

Groovy Dog Records Red Crosley Collegiate USB Portable Turntable- Simply plug in the USB cable, play your record and watch as the Collegiate creates digital files on your computer.  Retail Value $79

Groovy Dog Records Blue Crosley Collegiate USB Portable Turntable - Simply plug in the USB cable, play your record and watch as the Collegiate creates digital files on your computer.  Retail Value $79

Guys N Gals Salon (3) Chi Escape professional cordless flat iron.  Retail Value $99

Guys N Gals Salon Redken diamond oil glow dry shampoo and condition set.  Retail Value $49

Guys N Gals Salon Redken highrise volume shampoo and condition set.  Retail Value $64

Guys N Gals Salon Chi iron guard thermal protecting system.  Retail Value $35

Harmony Paintings Wooden 7 Drawer Desk – Dimensions 18 ¾” deep, 42” wide and 30” tall.  Maple wood, drawers lined with French book sheets.  Old ochre cream color, antique carved detail.  Retail Value $175

Hidden Paradise Alpacas Alpaca Lined Buckskin Glove – Size large.  Alpaca lined buckskin glove is the last available in this style and size range.  No longer made or available in the USA.  Retail Value $80

Hidden Paradise Alpacas Luxurious Baby Alpaca Throw -  Size 52” x 65” with fringe, 100% baby alpaca, one piece.  Retail Value $150

Hy-Vee (15) $100 Gift Certificates

Illinois Elite Gymnastics (2) 8 Week gymnastics sessions.  Valid through 2018.  This is a  1 hour class per week for 8 weeks.  Retail Value $160

Illinois Elite Gymnastics (2) Birthday Party – Up to 15 people for 90 minutes.  Valid through 2018.  Retail Value $160

Illinois Valley YMCA Birthday Party Basic Package – Up to 15 guests.  We offer pool parties, tumbling parties and gym parties.  Basic Party Package Includes party room or poolside, 1 party host, cake, ice cream, Alligator Ices, decorations, and party ware, t-shirt for the birthday child and invitations.  Call 815-223-7904 for reservations or to speak to Cherie Sciarini, our birthday party coordinator.  Retail Value $200

Illinois Valley YMCA 3 Month Individual Membership – Use of the complete facility, 3 pools, free group fitness classes and New Y30 Zone.  Retail Value $165

JTS Pools Reno 11 7.5ft Billiard Table -  Bring luxury into your home with the Fat Cat Reno 11 Billiard Game Table.  This beautiful table has six-inch rails with white diamond inlays, burgundy wood cloth and beveled legs with maple wood veneers and a cherry finish.  Pool table comes with some assembly required.  Delivery and assembly charge are not included but are available for an additional cost to the buyer.  Retail Value $699

Jamaka Me Tan (2) $25 Gift Cards

Jillian’s Boutique (2) $25 Gift Cards

John’s North Star Inn (10) $25 Gift Certificates.  Open 4-9 Tuesday & Wednesday, 4-10 Thurs, Fri and Sat.  Sun brunch 9-1 and then dinner 4-9

Johnson’s Carpet (2) $500 Gift Certificate – Good for flooring, includes product, installation and sales tax.  Not to be used with any other offers or specials.

Juan’s Auto Body (2) $200 Gift Certificate good towards collision repair or restoration

Lou’s Lagrotto (20) $25 Gift Certificates

Marquette Academy $2,000 towards tuition

Marr-Sales Mattress Factory (2) $150 Gift Certificate – no middle man, they custom make your mattress right there in house

Mendota Civic Center Grand Ballroom Reception Rental.  Tax is not included in this price and is payable by the buyer.  Seats up to 350 people banquet style.  Features a wood dance floor, serpentine  buffet, a 28’ x 8’ decorated stage and pillar uplighting.  Retail price $795 (Saturday pricing – excluding holidays) 

Meyers Furniture Fairmont 2PC sectional with gel cushions.  Charcoal grey polyester fabric.  Comes with 6 pillows.  Retail Value $3000

Mickey’s Massive Burritos (16) $25 Gift Card

Morris Chop Shop (8) $25 Gift Certificates

Music Suite 408 (2) 5 hr Rental of Room – Based on availability.  In the Westclox Fine Arts Factory.  2200 square feet and perfect for events with under 100 guests.  Please contact us to discuss potential dates.  Retail Value $250

Ottawa YMCA One Year Family Membership – Family is defined as 2 adults in a committed relationship, residing in the same household, with or without children.  Retail Value $585

Peaces of Fashion (10) $20 Gift Certificate

Pinheadz Entertainment Center (2) 2 Hour Birthday Party – Includes two hours of bowling followed by one hour in the party area for pizza and gifts.  You may bring your own birthday cake if you choose.  We offer hybrid bowling games at no extra charge such as:  Monster Factory, Character Builder, Battle on the Lanes, You Toons and Bowling Hood.  Retail Value $170

Pinheadz Entertainment Center Corporate Party – Can bowl up to 84 people.  Includes draft beer, soda and pizza.  Have as much fun as you can up to $1,000!

The Pink Chihuahua (10) $10 Gift Certificates

Prairie Lakes Golf Club Family Membership good for 2 people.  Retail Value $1200

Prairie Lakes Golf Club Individual Membership.  Retail Value $750

The Right Spice (10) $20 Gift Certificate

Shear Wizards (20) $10 Gift Certificate – Good towards cuts, color or perm

Silver Slipper (20) $20 Gift Cards.  Good for anything!  Use on food, drinks, merchandise or even the cover charge

Someone’s in the Kitchen Loft Island Butcher Block – 34wx22dx36h – Aged black finish, two working drawers, open shelf on each end, integral decorative posts, maple butcher block top.  Retail Value $1059.  All items are showroom displays and therefor no tax is due on these items.  Will deliver to the homeowner’s garage at no charge within 50 miles of the store.

Someone’s in the Kitchen Sagehill Sommerset Vanity Set – 48” vanity (taller height 34 ½”) with two drawers, adjustable shelves, inset doors and drawers.  Furniture style linen cabinet – 2-piece unit, overall height 77.5”; top section with glass door and sides; adjustable glass shelves.  Matching framed mirror.  Gel coat vanity top – Sea Foam – set on black splash with eased edges – oval undermount sink, white.  Retail Value $3773.  All items are showroom displays and therefor no tax is due on these items.  Will deliver to the homeowner’s garage at no charge within 50 miles of the store.

Someone’s in the Kitchen Cambria/Tuscan Island Set – 58w x 38d x 36h – Distressed aqua finish, three working drawers open shelf display area, integral decorative posts, Cambria quartz countertop – Kingston color – 4” thick double ogee edge.  Retail Value $2985.  All items are showroom displays and therefor no tax is due on these items.  Will deliver to the homeowner’s garage at no charge within 50 miles of the store.

Steinberg’s Furniture Transitional sofa from Cozy-Life in a taupe color fabric with 2 toss pillows.  Retail value $999.99

Summit Heating and Air $1,000 off furnace install purchased from Summit Heating and Air. 

Summit Heating and Air $250 labor discount on a fireplace install purchased from Maze Lumber

Superbowl (10) Family Fun Packs  One lane of bowling for 2 hours.  Shoe rental and a pitcher of soda (up to 6 people)  Retail Value $49.99

Superbowl (10) Comedy Passes, 4 pack  Retail Value $56

That Guys Secret (4) $50 Gift Certificates

Town & Country Services (2) Whole house duct cleaning, up to 14 registers/grills with an antimicrobial treatment.  Retail Value $499

Town & Country Services (2) Gas fireplace tune up and safety inspection.  Retail Value $125

Town & Country Services Generac GP5500 portable generator, 5500 watt.  Retail Value $689

Valley Appliance Honda Single Stage Snow Blower Model #HS720AM, Single Stage, 4 Cycle, 190cc Honda OHC engine, Clears 20” wide, up to 1800 lb./min, Throws snow up to 33 feet, Semi self-propelled auger drive, Reliable heavy-duty metal auger housing stands up to harsh conditions.  Retail price $649

Western Factory Outlet (10) $20 Gift Certificates

Wyanet Meat Locker $500 Meat Box – Includes (4) 3 1/2lb cut up fryer chickens, (3) 3lb rolled chuck roasts, (2) 3lb flat chuck roasts, (2) 3lb rump roasts, (16) 4oz cubed steaks (4/pkg), (20) 1lb ground beef pkg, ground beef patties, (5) 1lb stew meat, (6) 16 oz T-Bones, 5lb box pork burgers, (16) 6oz pork chops (4/pkg), (20) 4oz cutlets (4/pkg), (20) 5oz butterfly chops (4/pkg), 4 pkgs bratwurst (6/pkg), (5) 2lb pkg pork steaks, (5) 1lb bacon, (2) 3lb pork roasts, (5) 2lb country ribs, 1 oven ready ham loaf, 1 oven ready meat loaf

Wyaton Hills Golf Course Family Golf Membership – 2 people, unlimited golf for the 2018 season.  Retail Value $700

Wyaton Hills Golf Course 5 Private Golf Lessons – 45 minutes each.  Great for beginners or that spouse that wants to learn how to play golf.  Retail Value $250

WLPO Bid 'n Buy Radio Auction Rules

1)  All bidding happens live on WLPO by calling 815-223-3093.

2)  By calling and making a bid you are entering into an agreement to purchase the item.

3)  Every purchase will be confirmed on-air.

4)  You are purchasing certificate to redeemed at each business.

5)  Every item will be sold at the auctioneer’s discretion.

6)  Payment will be by credit card only.  We accept all major credit cards.

7)  A representative of LaSalle County Broadcasting will be calling all winning bidders after the auction.  Please have your credit card ready to complete your purchase.

8)  Deadline to pay for items is 5pm on Monday, November 13.  If we have not talked to you and received payment by then, you will forfeit the item and the next highest bidder will be called and offered the item.

9)  We will be happy to mail your certificates to you.  Just give us your address when we call for payment.  You can also pick up your certificates until 5pm Saturday, Novemeber 11th or between 8am and 5pm Monday through Friday at the LaSalle County Broadcasting Corp studios across from IVCC in Oglesby.

10)  All sales are final-- Items or services purchased “as is”.  --all are non-refundable, cannot be returned or exchanged and have no cash value.  LaSalle County Broadcasting does not warranty any items purchased during the Bid and Buy Auction.   

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