Dec 14, 2015 1:28 PM
Greater Lakes Region Children's Auction charity event raises almost $500,000 this year
LACONIA – The 33rd Greater Lakes Region Children’s Auction raised almost half a million dollars this year.
The children's auction raised a total of $469,690, a little less than last year.
The five-day auction raises hundreds of thousands of dollars for local children’s charities.
Pub Mania, hosted by Patrick's Pub, raised $240,125.
Pub Mania continues to grow as a percentage of the auction each year, and this was the first year it broke more than 50 percent of the total.
The auction raised $486,000 last year.
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