The Bid & Buy Radio Auction returns to WLPO Saturday October 13th!
You'll save hundreds of dollars on some incredible items--from food and fun, to furniture, services and more. Keep scrolling down for a complete list and check back because items are added all the time!
Once you know what you want, make sure you tune your radio to FM 103.9 or AM 1220, stream through ClassicHits1039WLPO.com or with WLPO's free app for your mobile device Saturday October 13th at 9 a.m.
All bidding will be done live on air with your calls to 815-223-3093. Details on how the auction works follow the list of all the items you can buy for pennies on the dollar.
101 Club - (20) $25 Gift Certificates. No cash back.
A & B Paint Supply - (10) $50 Gift Certificates. Good towards purchase of paint or paint supplies. Mixed paint cannot be returned or refunded. No cash back. One per household.
Anne’s Hideaway - (4) $50 Gift Certificates. No cash back.
August Hill Winery - (2) Ultimate Tasting for 2 people – Reservations required. Retail Value $240
Balanced Spirit Wellness Center - (4) $50 Gift Certificates. No cash back. Offering Reiki sessions, therapeutic massage, infrared saunas and a Himalayan Salt Room
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. No cash back.
Benson Buff Detail - 5 window tint to the percentage of your choice. Retail Value $200
Benson Buff Detail - Full complete detail. $195
The Bone Shed - (5) $100 Gift Certificates. No cash back.
The Bone Shed - Elite Bow. Enlist Model, 60-75lb draw. All black. Comes with sight, rest and quiver. Retail Value $899
Blythe Flowers - (4) $50 Gift Certificates. No cash back.
Buffalo Range - Gold Single Shooter Pass. All year pass, weather permitting. Retail Value $425
Buffalo Range - Gold Family Pass. All year pass, weather permitting for 4 people. Retail Value $550
Carpet Weavers - Grey Textured Area Rug. 5 x 7. Retail Value $319
Chapel Hill B & B - Rent the whole house! One night stay. The house has tv, wifi, and indoor fireplace. Four bedrooms that sleeps up to nine. Lite breakfast. **Check for availability. Retail Value $600
Chapel Hill B & B - (4) A single room for one night’s stay. The room includes a tv and wifi. Lite Breakfast. Retail Value $185
DJ’s Carpet - Chic Mocha Loveseat. Comes with two pillows. Measures 64L x 38D x 38H. Retail Value $480
DJ’s Carpet - Digital Mocha Patterned custom loveseat. Can be turned into 2 corner chairs! Retail Value $1250
DanChris Nursery - Crab Apple Tree. **Buyer must pick up and plant. Retail Value $200
DanChris Nursery - Multi Trunk Birch Tree**Buyer must pick up and plant. Retail Value $200
Experience Travel - $100 Gift Certificate. **Good toward any all-inclusive air and hotel package or any air and tour package. Retail Value $100
Four Brother’s Golf - Callaway stand bag. Retail Value $169
Four Brother’s Golf - Vintage driver headcover….Bears Logo! Retail Value $30
Four Brother’s Golf - Tour Edge Bazooka Pro – 05. Available in left or right handed. Retail Value $50
Four Brother’s Golf - $50 Gift Certificate. No cash back.
Fran Szott’s Carpet - (3) $100 Gift Certificates. No cash back
Furniture Sellers - Ashley dual recliner sofa & loveseat in chocolate. Storage council and cup holders. Most durable microfiber out there. Popular frame. Retail Value $1998
Groovy Dog Records - Complete set of KISS lava lamps. 4 lamps, one for each band member. Retail Value $199
Groovy Dog Records - (3) Rose stereo headphones in pink. Retail Value $15
Groovy Dog Records - Rose stereo headphones in green. Retail Value $15
Groovy Dog Records - Rose stereo headphones in blue. Retail Value $15
Groovy Dog Records - Rose stereo headphones in black. Retail Value $15
Groovy Dog Records - (2) Vinyl record storage case, retro design. Retail Value $40
Guys and Gals Salon - (2) 3 month unlimited tanning package. Private room, choose from a stand up booth or face down with a face tanner. Retail Value $110
Guys and Gals Salon - Mystic Spray 4 Tan Package. Completely private spray tanning booth, U-V Free, computerized (the only one in the area). Retail value $90
HC Detailing - Complete detail on a car. Retail Value $145
Hidden Paradise Alpacas - Double layer driving gloves. 100% Alpaca. Retail Value $70
Hidden Paradise Alpacas - Brigitte lace baby Alpaca scarf. 100% baby Alpaca. Retail value $48
I.V. YMCA - 3 Month Individual Membership – Use of the complete facility, 3 pool, free group fitness classes and new Y30 Zone. Retail Value $165
I.V. YMCA - Basic Birthday Party Package – Up to 15 guests. They offer pool parties, tumbling parties and gym parties. Includes use of the party room or poolside, 1 party host, cake, ice cream, Alligator Ices, decorations, party-ware, t-shirt for the Birthday child and invitations. Retail Value $200
Jen’s Dairy Barn - (13) $10 Gift Certificates. No cash back
Johnson's Carpet Shoppe - (2) $500 Gift Certificates. No cash back**Towards the purchase of flooring and installation
JTS Pools - Viper Arctic air hockey game table. This table has been designed with a smooth, glossy white play surface with rounded corners, and extra rail height and space to keep the puck in play longer for those back and forth, fast-paced games between family, friends and neighbors. It has a high-speed fan with air flow pf 110 cubic feet per minute and a 6 ½ foot power cord. The 5-inch leg levelers will ensure a level playing surface. Let the fun begin! Assembled dimensions are 84” L x 48” W x 32” H. Retail Value $699
La Quinta in Peru - (3) $130 Gift Certificate good for any night in a Regular King or a DD Queen Room.
Ladd Farm Mart - Husqvarna LE121P walk behind, battery powered mower. Retail Value $500
Lou’s Lagrotto - (12) $25 Gift Certificates. No cash back.
Marien Mae - (5) $100 Gift Certificates. No cash back **Exclusive towards Bridal
Marrsales Mattress Factory - (2) $150 Gift Certificates. No cash back
Meyers Furniture - 3-piece sectional couch with the chaise in grey. Comes with pillows. American Built Klaussner. 12 feet 2 inches long. Retail Value $2700
Mickey’s Massive Burritos - (16) $25Gift Certificates. No cash back, not valid with any other offer. **Cannot be used towards catering or the Massive Box
Morris Chop Shop - (8) $25 Gift Certificates. No cash back
Mr. Sweeper - (4) $50 Gift Certificates. No cash back **Good towards purchase or service. One per customer.
Music Suite 408 - (2) 30 minute Flute Lessons, once a week, 4 consecutive weeks with Sue Gillio. Retail value $80
Myers Equipment - Echo Leaf Blower PB-2520. 2 cycle, gas/oil mix. Retail Value $149
Ottawa YMCA - 1 yr Family Membership – Family is defined as two adults. Residing in the same house, with or without children. Retail Value $600
Overhead Door Company of the Illinois Valley - Complete install of a new overhead door. Legacy 920. Belt driven, battery backup, integrated OHD anywhere (WIFI access), 2 remotes and 1 keypad. Retail Value $595
Papa John’s - (50) $10 Gift Certificates. No cash back
Paper Rock Scissors - Melissa and Doug Chef role play costume. Retail Value $30
Paper Rock Scissors - Magnetic construction set – teaches children problem solving, math and science. Helps shape children’s imagination, introduce creativity and develop a sense of proportion. Retail value $70
Paper Rock Scissors - Newton's Cradle – Amazing to watch, glass balls, not plastic, LED, never burns out. Demonstrates the transfer of energy. Great for the office or home. Nice spin on the original, boring Newton's cradle. Retail Value $23
Paper Rock Scissors - Melissa and Doug rolling food cart – rolling reversible ice cream and hot dog cart in one. Retail Value $200
Paper Rock Scissors - Laser Peg Garbage Truck – Basically light up legos! So cool. LED Lights and has a cool night light mode. Retail Value $42
Paper Rock Scissors -175 piece Architectural model building. Imagine it then build it. Retail Value $96
Paper Rock Scissors - Modari design and drive building system. Build your own car and interchange the color of the car. Retail Value $25
Paper Rock Scissors - Mini Curve – The architectural model building design tool. 90 pieces. Retail Value $60
Paper Rock Scissors - Mini Dormer house. The architectural model building tool. 115 pieces. Bring your design to life. Age 12 plus. Retail value $60
Paper Rock Scissors - Bunny Boo – Peek a Boo – Use the bunny and 3 colorful wooden blocks to recreate images on the challenge cards. Is the rabbit looking through the round hole or through the star? Is it standing on top of the yellow, the red, or the blue box? Great learning game. Age 2. Retail Value $30
Paper Rock Scissors - Melissa and Doug pet care play set. Complete set for taking care of your furry friends. Retail value $30
Paper Rock Scissors - Fancy Fox Light – Develop skills. Problem solving and critical thinking skills. Paint your own fox light, encourage natural creativity. Retail Value $19
Paper Rock Scissors - Melissa and Doug vet play set. Retail value $30
Paper Rock Scissors - Make your own dog treats kit – gourmet treats. Includes everything you need to make homemade treats. Retail value $25
Paper Rock Scissors - National Geographic Space Cosmos. 24 in 1 laser pegs. Light up Legos! Retail value $64
Paper Rock Scissors - Thunder drift king remote control car. Special lighting effect, four-wheel drive. Retail Value $24
Paper Rock Scissors - (2) Tiggly Math – math with your tablet. Great learning tool, very interactive. Retail Value $30
Paper Rock Scissors - Tiggly Words – words for your tablet. Retail Value $30
Paper Rock Scissors - (2) Tiggly Shapes – shapes for your tablet. Very interactive learning tool. Retail Value $30
Peaces of Fashion - (10) $20 Gift Certificates. No cash back – Offering Vionic Shoes and Earth Shoes. Good for those who are on their feet all day or if you suffer from planter fasciitis or bunions.
Pin Splitter Lanes - (2) $150 Gift Certificates. No cash back**Good for Party Package. Includes 1 hour in party room, 1 hr of bowling, two pitchers of soda, 2 pizzas and shoe rental. 10 children maximum
Pink Chihuahua - (20) $10 Gift Certificates. No cash back
Princeton Art District - Queens for a day. Good for four people. Start with a morning treat and your own tiara! Explore the art district and receive royal treatment from each participating shop. Then spend the evening in your 1 night stay on the Flats on Elm. Complete with a bottle of wine, 4 wine glasses and truffles. What a girls' night! Retail Value $1000
Right Spice - (20) $20 Gift Certificates. No cash back **Not good towards gaming machines
Rosati’s Pizza - (10) $20 Gift Certificates. No cash back
River Landscaping - $500 towards a landscaping job or tree trimming services.
Shear Illusion Hair and Tanning Salon - (10) 5 pack on tanning visits. For this 5 pack you get 5 tanning sessions up to 15 minutes each visit. Retail Value $18
Shear Wizzards - (24) $10Gift Certificates. No cash back**Good towards a cut, color or perm. One certificate per visit
Schmidt’s Sales & Service - Stihl BGA 56 battery operated leaf blower. Retail Value $200
Silver Slipper - (40) $20 Certificates. No cash back** Good for anything! Use on food, drinks, merchandise or even the cover charge
Songbird Gifts - Your choice of a beautiful glass bird bath with stand included. Retail Value $52
Songbird Gifts - Italian Leather cross-body purse direct from Florence! One outside zippered pocket for phone or keys. Color is a warm tone brown, perfect for fall. Retail Value $59
Sports Clips - Haircuts for a person for a year along with haircare products. Retail Value $366
Steinberg’s Furniture - Bassett Sofa, cream textured fabric, Style #3996-62FC. Comes with two toss pillows. Retail Value $1277
Study Supper Club in LaSalle - (12) $25 Gift Certificates. No cash back
Sullivan’s - Roast Bundle – Includes (3) 3lb USDA choice beef boneless chuck roasts, (3) 3lb US Gov’t inspected #1 grade boneless center cut pork roast, (3) 3lb USDA choice beef boneless rump roasts and 5lbs USDA choice beef boneless prime rib roast. Retail Value $200
Sullivan’s - Steak Bundle – Includes (10) 8oz USDA choice beef boneless top sirloin steaks, (5) 16oz USDA choice beef boneless ribeye steaks, (5) 16oz USDA choice beef t-bone steaks and (10) 8oz USDA choice beef New York strip steaks. Retail Value $200
Sullivan’s - Fill Your Freezer Bundle – Includes 10lbs fresh extra lean ground chuck, 10lbs US grade A boneless chicken breasts, 10lbs US Gov’t inspected center cut butterfly porkchops, 5 lbs Sullivan’s own homemade beer brats and 5lbs center cut bacon. Retail Value $200
Superbowl - (10) Family Fun Packs - Includes up to 2 hours of bowling, shoe rental and a pitcher of soda. Retail Value $50 – Expire April 2019
Superbowl - (10) 4 Admissions for Comedy. Retail Value $56 – Expire April 2019
That Guy's Secret - (4) $50 Gift Certificates. No cash back
Three Little Birds in Peru -(10) $25 Gift Certificates. No cash back
Tire Tracks – Mendota & Streator - (20) $20 Gift Certificates. No cash back**Complete automotive service and tires
Town & Country Services - (2) duct cleanings. We thoroughly clean the duct system and have a camera to inspect the duct work before and after. The cleanings are valued at $499. A duct cleaning cleans the dust, dirt and grime from the inside of the duct system. We highly recommend these cleanings because we value the air that people breath inside their homes. Our duct cleaning teams are teams of 2 and highly qualified and trained to clean and offer insight on other issues with duct systems. Up to 12 registers for the duct cleaning. Retail Value $499
Town & Country Services - (2) Fall furnace clean and checks. It is a 21 point inspection of the furnace and is valued at $149. It completed by a highly trained and certified HVAC Technician. A yearly clean and check is important to the efficiency and functionality of the furnace. We clean all brands of furnaces. We recommend getting these cleaning once a year. Retail Value $149
Valley Tanning - (10) $25 Gift Certificates for tanning sessions. No cash back.
Westclox Bru Coffee Cafe Co - (12) $20 Gift Certificates. No cash back
Western Factory Outlet - (5) $50 Gift Certificates. No cash back
Wyaton Hills Golf Course - (5) 5-pack of private golf lessons with a teaching PRO. Retail Value $50
Wyaton Hills Golf Course - Jr Golf Membership – Must be under 21. Unlimited golf from April 15, 2019 until November 11, 2019. Retail Value $200
XLand Fitness - (2) 8-pack of Personal Training Sessions. One on one in a private setting. Each session is 30 minutes long. Retail Value $200
Zip Chicago - (3) Long Tours. Good for 2 participants in the Long tour. 8 zip 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
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 a certificate to redeem 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, October 15, 2018. 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, October 13th 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.