Auctions

The sculptures you will see on this summer’s trails will be auctioned to raise money for our charity partners. Click the links below to register your interest and view the auction catalogues when they become available.

 

Hares of Hampshire

Date: 13 September 2022

The hare sculptures will be auctioned to raise money for the Murray Parish Trust. Founded in 2014 by Sarah Parish and James Murray, the Murray Parish Trust is dedicated to the advancement of paediatric emergency medicine across the South of England. Find out more at haresofhampshire.co.uk

 

The Big Hoot, Ipswich

Date: 15 September 2022

Fifty Big Hoot sculptures will be raising money for St Elizabeth Hospice. Find out more at thebighoot.co.uk

 

GoGoDiscover, Norfolk

Date: 28 September 2022

Paddles at the ready! This is your chance to own a T.rex or a Steppe Mammoth sculpture and help raise funds for Break. The auction will also be streamed live with online bidding opening soon. Find out more at break-charity.org

 

Giraffe About Town, Edinburgh

Date: 4 October 2022

The beautiful giraffe sculptures from the trail will be auctioned off to raise money for the Royal Zoological Society of Scotland (RZSS) to support vital wildlife conservation. The auction will also be streamed live with online bidding opening soon. Find out more at giraffeabouttown.org.uk

 

The Big Splash, Isle of Man

Date: 12 October 2022

Thirty-one dolphins will go under the hammer to raise money for Hospice Isle of Man. Find out more at thebigsplash.im

 

Elmer’s Big Belfast Trail

Date: 27 October 2022

Each of the large Elmer sculptures will be auctioned to raise money for Northern Ireland Hospice. Find out more at elmerbelfast.co.uk

 

Snowdogs Support Life, Kirklees 

Date: to be announced soon

The money raised from the auction will help to support The Kirkwood, who provide vital care for people affected by any life limiting illness across Kirklees. Find out more at snowdogskirklees.org.uk