Please bring something to donate for the auction. Blacksmithing tools are sought after, as are pieces of your own work. You may donate items to up till the time of the auction. Blacksmith tool suppliers, Vendors and Tailgaters may donate an auction item to show their appreciation. The auctioning of these pieces takes place on Friday night at 6:30 pm. This popular event always turns up interesting and beautiful handcrafted items. The auction is always one of the high points of the conference. Take advantage of this chance to pick up tools and handmade ironwork for your use and collection. The Gate Project made by the SBA members will be auctioned. On Saturday at 1:30 pm before the anvil shoot, the Demonstration Pieces made by the Featured Demonstrators plus any items donated on Saturday will be auctioned.
Iron In the Hat
The Alabama Forge Council will have tickets for this fun event. All donations are greatly appreciated and there always surprises in this fundraiser. Donations can be dropped off at the AFC tent in the center of the conference location.
Tool Box Raffle
The Alabama Forge Council is producing a tool box that will be raffled off at the conference. Donations of blacksmith tools for the toolbox are greatly appreciated. “Cordless” blacksmith tools are requested/preferred. Please do not forget to include your touchmark on any tools that you forged yourself. Donations can be dropped off at the AFC tent in the center of the conference location.