Gunnapaloza Event to Help Casper Science Kids – Friday, May 4th 2018 [LIST]
A $10 raffle ticket is all it takes to win the gun of your choice at a benefit gun raffle and live auction at the Beacon Club on Friday, May 4th 2018. The event will raise money to help cover the cost of the Centennial Lego Robotics team on their trip to the First Lego League Invitational in California.
The Centennial Lego Robotics team participated in the First Lego League Wyoming State Championship held back on December 2nd, 2017 competing against 60 other teams in 4 different categories (Robot Design, Core Values, Project and Robot performance) from across the cowboy state. The Centennial team won the robotic competition and received the 2nd place Championship Level Award.
This qualified the Centennial Lego Robotics team for the First Lego League International Open and will compete against teams from 70 other countries next month at Legoland in Carlsbad, California. The Casper team will be the only team representing the state of Wyoming in this awesome STEM Program competition on May 18-20th, 2018.
Coach Dallen Griffith and the Centennial Lego Robotics Team are needing to raise approximately $20k to get their entire crew and their gear to the competition. The team will host a final fundraiser on Friday May 4th, 2018 at the Beacon Club that will feature a multi gun raffle as well as a live auction at this 'Thankful Thursday' styled event.
The public is invited to the Beacon Club on Friday, May 4th starting at 5pm for a chance to win their gun of choice from a 15+ gun board. Gun winners receive their choice of guns from the table of guns that will be on hand and consisting of concealed carry handguns, hunting rifles and AR style riffles and more. A list of the raffle and live auction guns can be found below.
Gun Raffles will being at 5 pm with tickets being sold for $10 each with a gun being given away with every 100 tickets sold. There is no limit to the number of guns to be given away during this event, but some gun supply limits will apply.
Plus there will be 12+ live auction packages being sold starting at 7 pm and the gun raffles will continue as long as people would like to purchase tickets to try and win guns.
What: Gun Raffle to benefit the Centennial Lego Robotics Team
Where: Beacon Club (4100 W Yellowstone Hwy, Mills, WY)
When: Friday, May 4th, 2018 beginning at 5 PM
(This will be a Thankful Thursday styled event with the proceeds going to support the Centennial Robotics Team and their opportunity to represent Wyoming at the First Lego League Competition in California.)
Live Auction Guns (sold with reserve) include:
- Taurus PT 1911 (pictured) with snakeskin grip and matching snakeskin belt
- KSG 25 12 Gauge Shotgun - holds up to 25 shells at a time!
- A Custom Built AR-15 made in Casper by 'The Weapons Locker'
And a few others of interest from the raffle gun selection
Raffle Guns ($10 a raffle ticket and a gun given away for every 100 tickets sold)
- Armalite AR-15 5.56 cal.
- Taurus 608 357 Mag Pistol
- Taurus Judge 45/410 Pistol
- Glock 20 10 MM Pistol
- Glock 22 40 cal. Pistol
- Sig 320 9 MM Pistol
- FNX 45 Pistol
- Howa .223 Rifle
- Ruger PC 9 MM Rifle
- Ruger 17 HMR
- Savage Axis 6.5 Creedmoor Rifle with Scope
- Kel Tec Sub 2K 40 cal. Rifle
- Freedom Ordinance FX 9 Rifle 9 MM
(Gun list is subject to change based on availability)