The Stephenville Optimist Club is gearing up for its biggest fundraiser of the year - the annual auction. Here are a few things you should know.

1. The Optimist Club is reinventing its 46th annual event with a brand new location - City Hall at City Limits. The auction will take place from 6-9 p.m. on Friday, May 4.

2. A live auction will include Rangers baseball tickets and a weekend at Rough Creek Lodge and hundreds of items will be up for bid during the silent auction.

3. Attendees can munch on free hors d’oeuvres as they bid on auction items and a cash bar will also be available.

4. Courtney Patton and the Immediate Blues Band will entertain the crowd.

5. All proceeds benefit youth in our community so make plans to attend!