Best of Milton Auction & Party set for Sept. 12

A celebration is planned for the 10th Annual Best of Milton Auction & Party on Saturday, Sept. 12, from 5 to 8 p.m. at the Milton Fire Hall, 116 Front Street in Milton. The party will aim for an atmosphere of cool elegance, in pale blue and shimmering silver as they celebrate this anniversary in style.

The evening will feature silent and live auctions, hors d’oeuvres prepared by Almost Home Cooking and dessert including King’s Homemade Ice Cream. A cash bar will offer a selection of wine, Dogfish Head beer and soft drinks. Live music by Vince Verrassi and Ken Cicarale and dancing will be a highlight.

Area businesses, artists and individuals have donated a variety of items and experiences. There will be original art, crafts, antiques, books, excursions, gift certificates for restaurants and salon services, items and services for the home and garden, collectibles and gift baskets.

To reserve a ticket in advance, contact the Milton Historical Society at or call (302) 684-1010. Tickets cost $20 and may be purchased at the door.