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Silent Auctions Made Easy

Our integrated mobile-based auction app will help maximize your revenue, energize your fundraiser and take your silent auction to the next level. 

Welcome To The Digital Age of Bidding

Easy Auction Setup

Create your auction in minutes, add items and manage your event all from your desktop, phone or tablet.

Several Item Types

Auction items can be added for regular bidding, buy now, donations, silent bidding or live auction


Bidders can follow specific auction items, or filter by category.


Admins and guests can exchange messages and better support guests.

Live Updates

Instantly get notified when someone outbids you, over push, SMS or in the app

Accept Payment

Optionally connect your Stripe, Square or PayPal account to accept guest payments


Promote your sponsors by adding their logos to your auction, shown as a banner.

Easy Auction Closing

When auction ends, easily see guest winnings with subtotals, keep track of who has paid and picked up their items.

Custom Notifications

Send out your own notifications to alert people of new items, changes to event, etc

Sell Tickets

Sell event tickets for event admission, or make tickets a requirement to bid

Hide Bidder Names

Want bidders to remain anonymous from each other, we can do that

Import Guest List

Easily onboard your guests by importing a plain text file with one email per line

Guest Payment Options

Guests can pay however you accept: i.e. cash, check, eTransfer, or through app if you configure a payment provider. With Stripe as your payment provider, you can choose to have payments made automatically when auction ends

Information at a Glance

See how your auction is doing during and after the auction.

Staggered End Times

Have different closing times on auction items to generate excitement throughout your event


Let your guests stay on top of the items they want even if they are busy, by setting a max bid and letting system bid for them

Export Raw Data

Export all bidding data in CSV to import into Excel or other data analytics tools to slice and dice event data as you see fit

Get Guests Excited!

Show your auctions activity (i.e. highest bid items, most active items) on a screen at your event to keep guests engaged and bidding, increasing your revenues!

Get Silent Auction Guests Excited

"Using the Bid Beacon App was a great customer service experience throughout the entire process"

Your Questions, Answered

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