2018 Lone Star Open!

The Texas Lone Star Open Bid Calling Contest will be held at the historic Stockmans Club in Stockyard Station. 1st place is $5,000 = Signature Texas Open Trophy,  Reserve: $1,500, 3rd Place: $500.

This competition is OPEN to ALL Auctioneers over 18. The TOP 4 Auctioneers will move to the Final Round (3 with highest scores & 1 JUDGES WILD CARD pick.

 Venue at The Red Steagall Festival!!




1st Place: $5,000 minimum + Signature Award Reserve: $1,500 3rd: $500

Entry Fees & Deadlines

Entry Fee:
$500 OPEN TO ALL AUCTIONEERS OVER 18 (sign disclosures below)
$600 OCT 12-23 *No entries will be taken at the door

2 ITEMS: Contestants must provide 2 items valued at $100 each for preliminary round, subject to approval.
Items for Final Round: 2 Items will be provided for each finalist by TAA.

Promotion Deadline: To be Included in the printed & online Catalog, you MUST send registration & maximum 25-word picture/description of each preliminary item by OCT 14.

All contestants will receive:
– FREE listing in the online and printed catalog
– FREE souvenir Contestant T-Shirt
– FREE Friday ticket to Red Steagall Cowboy Gathering
– Video access of competition

Rules & Information

All contestants will compete together with no separate divisions. Contestants will be judged according to the Texas Lone Star Open Scorecard. The decision of the judges is final. The order of the contestants will be established by random draw during the Friday morning meeting at 9am. Attendance is mandatory at the 9am Friday morning meeting and contestants must be dressed and ready to compete. Contestants that do not check in by 9am, will be ineligible and fees non-refundable. The 4 finalists scores will start new in the finals round. Contest will be videoed and will be live streamed.

Book Hotel

Towne Place Suites Marriott
805 East Belknap
Ft. Worth, TX 76102.

2017 TSLO Live