The 2017 convention will feature a live auction of selected convention guests on Saturday afternoon starting at 1 p.m. in the Hall of Cities Room on the third floor of the Des Moines Downtown Marriott. The auction will feature three lots: medians, tall bearded and beardless. Each lot will last one hour and feature 40-50 varieties.
Here’s what you need to know to participate:
- A catalog of auction irises will be posted on the convention website the week prior to convention.
- Your registration number printed on your convention badge serves as your bidder number.
- All sales are final and cash, check or credit will be accepted at checkout. All tabs must be finalized at the conclusion of the auction.
- A cash bar will be available during the auction.