Silent Auction Instructions

Let the bidding begin!
How to participate in the
2022 Corn Days Silent Auction

Step 1: Download the Bid Beacon app from your device’s app store or visit
Or scan this QR code for quick access to the 2022 Corn Days auction: 
Step 2: Register for an account.
Step 3: If needed, enter this access code to find the 2022 Corn Days auction:


Step 4: Browse our amazing auction items!
Step 5: Start bidding! 

The 2022 Corn Days auction will open on Sunday, August 7 at 10:15 AM and will close on Sunday, August 14 at 10:15 AM!

Frequently Asked Questions from Bid Beacon

  •  How do I pay for my winnings?
    • This auction was configured to allow credit card payment through the app, you will have a “Pay” button available in the item or view the results after the auction.
  • How do I know if I have been outbid? 
    • While in the app (on device or browser), you will get a popup to let you know. You can click “Open” to view the item and place another bid. If outside the app (device only), you will get a push notification to let you know, assuming you opted in for push notifications. If you do not have the app open and you’ve opted out of push notifications, you’ll get an email informing you.

  • How do I see the items that I’m interested in quickly? 
    • In the top taskbar, click the heart icon to view items you’ve bid on or favorited.

  • Can I ask questions about the auction?
    • In the top taskbar, click the speech bubble icon. Click that to send a question to the auction administrators.

  • What platforms/browsers are supported by Bid Beacon?
    • Bid Beacon can be downloaded from the IOS Apple Store or on Android from the Google Play Store. Or accessed at on the following internet browsers: Chrome, Safari, Edge, and Firefox.

  • How do I collect my winnings?
    • You will be contacted after the 2022 Corn Days auction closes on Sunday, August 14 at 10:15 AM to arrange prize pick-up at the Church of St. George Parish Office.

Confused? Need help?

The 2022 Corn Days Silent Auction Chairs are happy to help get you set up! Contact either Danielle Miskowic by phone at (952) 237-7982 or email at OR Marie Suchy by phone at (612) 599-9661 or email at  

Volunteers will also be available in the Community Center during Corn Days to assist with setting up and using Bid Beacon. 

Thank you to all of the local businesses, organizations, and individuals who generously donated items to this year’s auction! The Church of St. George greatly appreciates your support of our parish community.