MAGIC AUCTION GUIDE

  • ​Seller Check-In and Viewing starts at 5:00 PM
  • Auction kicks off at 6:00 PM
  • Sellers should remain with their tables during the viewing to demonstrate items and answer questions. This may enhance sales and keep the auction from bogging down. 
  • All Bids are Binding!  All Sales are Final! All Auction and Direct Sale Items are sold As-Is!
  • The minimum starting bid on all items is $5.00.  Buyers are asked to bundle lesser-valued items auction items into bundles with a starting value of $5.00 or more.
  • A DIRECT SALE TABLE will be available for items valued under $5.00.
    • These items will not be auctioned and will be sold AT THE PRICE MARKED.
    • Mark all Direct Sale Items with the Seller's Number and Price.
  • To avoid distractions, Direct Sale Items may be removed from the table and purchased only before the auction starts, during auctioneer breaks, and at the end of the auction.
    • The table will be covered and off limits when the auction begins or restarts.
  • To enhance the potential value of your item or bundle, please provide the auctioneer with:
    • Seller Lot Number plainly marked on each item or bundle.
    • A Full Effect Description and Manufacturer/Author
      • A Catalog description of the effect printed out and attached to the item helps immensely!
    • Original Retail Value (If Known)
    • Minimum Acceptable Bid
  • Buyers are STRONGLY encouraged to closely examine all items on the tables before the bidding starts!
    • All disagreements must be resolved exclusively between the Buyer and the Seller.
  • The Auctioneer is the full and final authority regarding competing and winning bids. His decision is final.
  • The Ring #199 Treasury retains a 15% commission on all auction and direct sales.
    • No fee is collected for unsold items.
    • All items become the property of the auction once carried into the building.
    • No Private Sales are Allowed at Auction Tables.
    • Items revert to the property of the Buyer or Seller upon completion of the auction.
  • Buyers and Sellers must open an account at the start of the auction.
    • Accounts may only be settled during breaks and at the end of the auction.
    • Payment in full for all items purchased is required at the close of the auction.
    • Printed receipts will be provided for purchases and sales.
  • Payment from buyers will be accepted in cash of personal check. Cash is preferred.
  • We Cannot Accept Credit/Debit Cards. Second-Party Checks, or Counter Checks.
  • A $35.00 service charge will be added to any check returned unpaid for any reason.
    • Buyers paying by check accept full responsibility for all court costs or legal fees accrued to collect on any personal check returned unpaid for any reason.
  • Free Admission for Ring Members, Youth and accompanying parents     
  • $5.00 Admission for Non-Members​​