The dinner will be followed by a live auction from 6:30-7 p.m. to raise money for the Miss Rodeo Nebraska scholarship fund. Seats will be available for bidders not attending the dinner.
A variety of items will be sold, including a Husker skybox package donated by Ryan Downs, CEO and president of the Omaha-based online auction marketplace Proxibid.
The package features two tickets to watch a 2016 or 2017 Husker football game in Luxury Suite 519 on the west side of Memorial Stadium. The seats, situated on the 40-yard line, offer an unmatched view of football action.
The package also includes two tickets to the Champions Club, stadium parking and unlimited food and drinks during the game.
John Childears, auctioneer, will accept bids on the skybox package prior to the style show. People can contact him at (308) 539-4450 or firstname.lastname@example.org to place a bid in advance.
Auction items that will be available at the style show only include:
- A bucket and horse care items – North Platte Feed Center
- A gardening-themed basket – Garden Glove
- Snap-on jewelry – Cinda’s Accents
- A leather purse – Town and Country
- Handmade nylon split reins – Cowboy Chrome Saddle and Tack Repair
- A dental basket - Phelps Family Dentistry, Lannae Phelps, DDS
- A limited edition 1997 Matchbox Husker semi and Husker baseball cap - Ted and Lolly Klug (MRN 1957), Johna Neidfelt (MRN 1984)
- Turquoise and copper necklace and earrings - Bert Lesher Designs
- Western photo - Kelli Brown Photography
- Flower planter - Chasers Greenhouse and Nursery
- Horseshoe American flag - Troyer Enterprise, designed by J.D. Troyer