The Gull Chain of Lakes Association will host its annual Gala and Love Our Lakes fundraiser Sunday, July 18, at Grand View Lodge. Current COVID-19 protocols will be followed.

Beginning at 5 p.m., those who attend will socialize and bid on silent auction items donated by auction and event sponsors. Small plates service will begin at 5:30 p.m. with live entertainment provided by Deuces Wild - Dueling Pianos at 7:15 p.m.

The raffle theme is #GOBYBIKE! A lucky ticket will win a pair of Trek Verve+2 E-Bikes valued at $5,300. Tickets are $20. Participants do not need to be present to win.

This GCOLA event is open to the public. Tickets are $55 and are available at or by calling 612-751-6156. As in the past, this event may sell out.

E-bike raffle tickets can be purchased at For more information, call Jennie at 507-317-8539. Raffle tickets must be paid for by cash or check and will be available at the event.

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Those wishing to become event sponsors may contact Jane Edwards at or go to Memberships to GCOLA are also available at