Celebrate Summer With GRAMMY Charity Online Auctions

June 20, 2011 -- 12:55 pm PDT

In celebration of the summer season, the GRAMMY Charity Online Auctions' Summer Auction series is open now through June 23. Presented in partnership with Kompolt, the auction provides bidders an opportunity to bid on VIP experiences and celebrity-signed music memorabilia, including two tickets to the 2011 BET Awards, tickets to see Maroon 5 and the Zac Brown Band in concert with meet-and-greet experiences, and autographed memorabilia from GRAMMY winners Jeff Beck, Kings Of Leon, Miranda Lambert, and Barbra Streisand, among others.

Additional auction items include first-class Continental Airlines flight vouchers for two; front-row seats to an in-studio taping of "Chelsea Lately" starring comedian Chelsea Handler, and an autographed copy of Lies That Chelsea Handler Told Me; and autographed memorabilia from actors Russell Brand and Seth Rogen, GRAMMY-nominated artist Drake and GRAMMY winner Kenny Rogers, among others.

A second summer auction is scheduled to take place in July.

To place your bid on items featured in the Summer Auction Series, visit www.ebay.com/grammy. All proceeds benefit MusiCares and the GRAMMY Foundation.