Sun Sports and Orlando Magic on-air auction benefitting OMYF | Magic Basketball



Dec 15

Sun Sports and Orlando Magic on-air auction benefitting OMYF

AP Photo/Jack Dempsey

Via Fox Sports Florida:

The OMYF has teamed up with Sun Sports/FS Florida to host the second annual On-Air Broadcast Auction during the December 18th Orlando Magic home game (Sun Sports 6:30p). All proceeds from the auction will benefit the Orlando Magic Youth Foundation.

Live shots will be shown throughout the game of the auction items and the call center, which will feature Bo Outlaw, Nick Anderson and others taking bids. Sun Sports’ Paul Kennedy is the main host during the auction broadcast. The phone number to call in bids will be visible on-air throughout the game and viewers will received detailed descriptions of the items, see the items on display and hear from Magic executives and OMYF grant recipients, who will speak to the needs of their non-profit organizations and the benefits the auction proceeds will provide.

This is a tremendous opportunity, during the holidays, for Magic fans to bid on and purchase unbelievable items/experiences and have the money directly impact and benefit local non-profit organizations through the OMYF.

Click after the jump to see the list of one-of-a-kind items that will be auctioned.

Auction Items:

Game Day Experience with Exclusive Access to Postgame Press Conference
Starting bid: $1,000 Value: $3,000

Not only will you receive two courtside seats to see the Magic take on the Chicago Bulls on March 4, but here is your opportunity to view another side of the new Amway Center. You and one guest will experience a behind the scenes tour of all media areas and attend Head Coach Stan Van Gundy’s postgame press conference. You won’t skip a Magic beat with this opportunity to hear all media questions and answers live!

  • 2 courtside tickets to the March 4 game against the Chicago Bulls
  • Postgame press conference with Stan Van Gundy
  • Behind the scenes guided media tour
  • Experience is for two (2) people only
  • Item is non-refundable and non-transferable
  • Proper etiquette is required during the press conference (rules to be provided prior to press conference)

Starting bid: $1,000 Value: $3,000

Experience an Orlando Magic game like never before while taking home a piece of Magic history. You will receive 2 courtside tickets to see the Magic play the Toronto Raptors on January 21. The package also includes an authentic Orlando Magic team bench chair from Amway Arena, an authentic Jameer Nelson autographed jersey and a 2009-2010 Orlando Magic team signed basketball.

  • 2 courtside tickets to the January 21 game against the Toronto Raptors
  • 1 authentic Orlando Magic team bench chair from Amway Arena
  • Jameer Nelson authentic autographed jersey
  • 2009-2010 Orlando Magic team autographed basketball
  • Item is non-refundable

Romance and Basketball
Starting bid: $1,000 Value: $2,500

Surprise your sweetheart before Valentine’s Day with this package and spend the weekend with the Magic as they take on the Los Angeles Lakers on February 13. This experience includes something for everyone. Enjoy a one-night stay at the Grand Bohemian Hotel, pregame lunch at Jernigan’s restaurant in Amway Center and limousine service to and from the hotel. The winner will also receive a ceramic Tiffany & Co. gift box and a Magic Gram delivered on-screen during the game.

  • 2 lower level tickets to the February 13 game against the Los Angeles Lakers
  • One-night stay at the Grand Bohemian Hotel
  • Limousine transportation
  • Pre-game lunch at Jernigan’s Restaurant inside Amway Center
  • Tiffany & Co. ceramic box
  • Magic Gram
  • Item is non-refundable

Meet the Magic
Starting bid: $1,000 Value: $3,000
Get a shot to rub shoulders with the Magic players and coaches twice in one year! You will have the opportunity to attend the Meet the Magic event as well as the annual Black Tie and Tennies Gala with three of your friends. But that’s not it; the package also includes two, one-night stays at the Grand Bohemian Hotel on the evening of the gala.

  • 4 tickets to the Meet the Magic Event on Saturday, February 12, 2011
  • 4 seats to the 2011 Black Tie and Tennies Gala at Amway Center on March 19, 2011
  • Two, one-night rooms at the Grand Bohemian Hotel on the evening of March 19
  • Item is non-refundable

Sun Sports/FOX Sports Florida Game Day Experience – courtesy of Sun Sports/FOX Sports Florida
Starting bid: $1,000 Value: $5,000

This package includes four courtside seats to an Orlando Magic home game, a tour of the FOX Sports Florida production truck, and a meet and greet with the announcers.

  • 4 Courtside Tickets to a mutually agreed upon game (subject to availability)
  • Tour of the FOX Sports Florida production truck
  • Meet and greet with the announcers
  • Dates are subject to availability
  • Item is non-refundable
  • Package must be redeemed by April 13, 2011

BE MAGIC. ($200 donation – limited to 50 packages)
This gift basket includes an array of Orlando Magic-themed items for the basketball fan on your holiday shopping list. Four (4) LOWER LEVEL tickets to one of six select upcoming Orlando Magic games at Amway Center. Game dates, each of which have limited availability and are available on a first-come, first-served basis, include:

  • January 30 vs. Cleveland
  • February 8 vs. Los Angeles Clippers
  • February 16 vs. Washington
  • February 23 vs. Sacramento
  • March 1 vs. New York
  • March 7 vs. Portland
  • An autographed copy of Dwight Howard’s debut musical album
  • An Orlando Magic Youth Foundation (OMYF) Callaway X-Series golf pullover
  • A 2010-2011 Orlando Magic team poster
  • Item is non-refundable