Christmas Daddies - Auction

Christmas Daddies Auction

How to Bid on an Item

To bid on an auction item you must call 1 844 400 1964 (toll free number)  on SATURDAY, DEC 2, 2017 between 10:30 AM – 4:45 PM  (Atlantic time) during the telethon.
If you would like to be a member of the auction bidders with CTV News Anchor Steve Murphy during the live broadcast in the Halifax studio, please contact us.
Bidders in the studio will have the final bidding opportunity just after 5 pm (Atlantic) during the live TV broadcast.

How to Donate an Item

If you have an item to donate to our auction, please download the PDF version of the Download Our Auction Item Donation Application and contact us. Please provide a photo if possible.

Auction Items

Navy Divers Helmet

This MK 5 brass diving helmet was originally donated by Fleet Diving Unit (Atlantic) in 1985. A returning item to the Christmas Daddies Telethon auction.

Donated by Fleet Diving Unit (Atlantic)

schoonerChristmas Daddies Schooner

A returning item, the highest bidder has ownership until our next Christmas Daddies broadcast!

For the followers of Canada’s iconic sailing legend the Bluenose, the pride of Lunenburg, NS.
The Schooner was built and donated by Arthur Dalby.



In 1983, The plunger was the “mystery item” hidden behind a dark drape and not revealed until the bidding was over! Claim bragging rights to the plunger by placing the highest bid.

The plunger is a returning item.


Great Big Pizza Party

Back for another year….. Be the highest bidder and you’ll be treated to FIFTY LARGE YUMMY PIZZAS from Donnini’s Pizza in Halifax!  This is the ultimate party planner helper!  All you have to do is invite your friends and give Donnini’s a call 902-422-6863. Value of package $1,250

johndeerlawntractor_2010John Deer Lawn Tractor

John Deer lawn tractor model LA115 – gas powered “hydro static” starter. Estimated value $2,000
Donated by: Donald Gallant Enterprises Ltd.