On Saturday, August 24th, the Friends of the St. Augustine Amphitheatre (FOSAA) will hold its first Celebrity Guitar Raffle/Auction at the Amphitheatre, from 4:00 PM - 10:00 PM. The event is free to the public. This will be an exciting and fun-filled evening for all memorabilia collectors and music lovers, so come early and stay late. Proceeds from the evening will benefit a 2014 arts camp to serve disadvantaged children. Great entertainment will be provided throughout the event by Catfish Jones, Willie Green, Duey Via, and other performers to be announced later. Event sponsors to date are: First Coast News, Dion Marketing, Eclipse Recording Company and Gypsy Cab Company.The guitars being featured were purchased by FOSAA and then signed by performers when they appeared at the Amphitheatre. All guitars will be on display throughout the event. Photos of the signed guitars can be found, along with other guitars FOSAA has collected, on our website, www.fosaa.org.. Guitars to be auctioned or raffled will also be featured on upcoming posts on FOSAA's Facebook page. The guitars to be raffled were signed by: Match Box Twenty, Martina McBride, The Fray, OAR, Brantley Gilbert and Boston. Raffle tickets for these guitars are $10.00 or 3 for $25. Advance raffle tickets can also be purchased through the website . Winners of each guitar raffle will be announced throughout the evening.Guitars to be auctioned are signed by: Alison Kraus (a fiddle), Miranda Lambert, Zac Brown Band, Moody Blues, Stevie Nicks, Joe Cocker, Johnny Van Zant, Heart, Blondie and Devo, Third Day, Buddy Guy & Johnny Lang, Train, Hall and Oates, Imagine Dragons and STYX/REO Speedwagon/Ted Nugent. The highest bid that exceeds the reserve will win each guitar and winners will be announced at intervals throughout the evening Guitar winners who are not present will be notified by phone and/or e-mail.FOSAA is a non-profit organization that strives to bring greater visibility to and usage of the Amphitheatre by the community. FOSAA awards grants to non-profit organizations and schools wishing to rent the Amphitheatre for their own events, or to bring children to cultural events at the venue free of charge. Funding for grant awards is provided by membership dues from FOSAA members and corporate sponsors and from other fundraisers. Two benefits of membership are the ability to purchase concert tickets prior to public sale, and parking free of charge in the FOSAA satellite lot. More information about FOSAA, benefits, and grants, can be found at www.fosaa.org.