Winona DAC Announces 11th Annual DAC Auction & Casino Night

Winona, Minn — The Winona County Developmental Achievement Center (DAC) has announced plans for their 11th Annual Auction & Casino Night.  The annual fundraiser will take place on Saturday March 17, 2018 at Signatures in Winona with all the proceeds from the evening going directly back to the Winona DAC, a non-profit day center providing support services for individuals with developmental disabilities throughout Winona County.

The Winona DAC is now accepting donations as well as auction items for the live and silent auctions.  Donations can be dropped off at the DAC Monday through Friday from 8:00 AM to 4:30 PM.  All donations received by March 5, 2018 will be listed in the annual auction book.  The DAC is located at 1721 West Service Drive, Winona, MN. 55987.  You can call the DAC at (507) 452-1798 to arrange a special drop off or pick up of your donation.

Tickets for the fundraiser are $20.00 in advance and go on sale 1/6/18 at: Hy-Vee, Midtown Foods, the Winona DAC and the Liquor Locker in Lewiston.  Guests will enjoy an evening of blackjack play dealt by “Celebrity” blackjack dealers from 5:00-7:30 with prizes awarded to the top players shortly after 8:00.  The hors d’oeuvres sessions will run at 6:00, and 7:00.  The live auction begins at 8:00pm with the silent auction tables closing shortly after the conclusion of the live auction.

Check the event facebook page at: for regular updates; a list of “Celebrity” blackjack dealers and pictures of auction items as they arrive.