Holmes County, Ohio is home to many benefit auctions and July 27-28, 2012 is the Rainbow of Hope Benefit auction. This is a non-profit venture where the proceeds will offer financial assistance to area residents to pay for health costs resulting from catastrohic illnesses affecting babies and kids. Friday night is the pre-auction chicken barbecue and local entertainment. A fun auction with kids toys will be held that night too. The main auction is held on Saturday beginning at 8:30 a.m. You will find quilts, furniture, crafts, livestock, and local items. There will also be a bake sale. The location of the auction is at the Mt. Hope Auction Yard. For more information call 330-674-6062.
Written by Carol Steffey, Garden Gate Get-A-Way Bed & Breakfast, Millersburg, Ohio (330) 674-7608 www.garden-gate.com