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Ardmore Chamber Of Commerce To Hold Auction For Light Festival

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ARDMORE, OKLAHOMA -- The city of Ardmore is trying to raise money for it's Festival of Lights display by holding an auction.

The event will be next Tuesday at the Ardmore Convention Center.

Auction items include goods and services from local  businesses with all proceeds going towards the Festival of Lights drive thru.

Chamber president Mita Bates says proceeds last year totaled more than 10,000 dollars.

"This actually is such a fun event for us from a staffing perspective because we do see the community come together," said Bates. "They're all so proud of that drive thru and it's something they truly believe in and support."

Bates says over 100 items will be available for bidding. The silent auction begins at 5:30, with the live auction following at 7.

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