SALISBURY, MA — The Merrimack River Feline Rescue Society is pleased to announce that the 19th annual Fur Ball Auction fundraising event, featuring celebrity guest auctioneer Randy Price of WCVB Channel 5 News. The event is scheduled for Sat., October 19, from 6:00–10:00 p.m., at the Blue Ocean Music Hall, Salisbury, MA.
The evening will include silent and live auctions, gourmet appetizers, cash bar and DJ. Online bidding opportunities for the 2013 event will also be available through Bidding for Good, which can be accessed via the MRFRS website, www.mrfrs.org.
This year’s live auction will include several luxury and unique travel packages, including two South African Safari packages for two, a three-day stay in Sissmano, Italy (near Todi), a two-night V.I.P. Las Vegas stay, tickets to the Boston Bruins and New England Patriots, and Vermont and New Hampshire ski packages. Additionally, the auction will include sixth row Boston Ballet Nutcracker tickets, fine art, jewelry and various service packages and gift baskets.
Tickets are $50.00 in advance or $60.00 at the door, and are available online at www.mrfrs.org or by visiting MRFRS on Rt. 110 in Salisbury. Proceeds will support veterinary treatment for injured and sick cats assisted by the MRFRS.