Outdoor calendar: Topeka area Ducks Unlimited Hooters Wing Ding on Dec. 14


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9-10 — Gun Show, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday, Kansas Expocentre in Topeka. Tickets are $12 for adults, $4 for kids.

10 — Winter Open 100, Ravenwood Lodge. For more info, call (785) 256-6444 or email RavenHPSC@aol.com.

14 — Topeka area Ducks Unlimited Hooters Wing Ding, 5:30 to 8:30 p.m., auction at 7 p.m., Topeka Hooters at S.W. 10th and Wanamaker. $25 single, $40 couple/buddy ticket. For more information, contact Thad Wende at (785) 845-5210 or Adam Anderson at (785) 640-4621.

14 — Manhattan Ducks Unlimited Flock Party, 6 to 10 p.m. at Willie’s Hideout, 208 1st Street Suite A, St. George. Tickets limited to 50. For more info, contact Dave Casper at (785) 564-1153.

31 — Ravenwood 2-person Team Shoot 100, Ravenwood Lodge. For more info, call (785) 256-6444 or email RavenHPSC@aol.com.


1 — New Years Day Survivors Shoot Off, 1 to 4 p.m., Ravenwood Lodge. For more info, call (785) 256-6444 or email RavenHPSC@aol.com.

12 — Derby Ducks Unlimited Dinner, 5:30 to 10 p.m., Madison Central Park in Derby. For more info, contact Wade Skeen at (318) 617-5750.

13 — National Wild Turkey Federation State Awards Banquet, 5 p.m., Drury Plaza Hotel and Convention Center in Wichita. For more info, contact Tyler Kirby at (620) 339-9026 or tkirby@nwtf.net.

13 — Ducks Unlimited Northeast Kansas Firearm Frenzy, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., Purple Wave in Manhattan. For more info, contact Colby Urban at (785) 630-0803, Nick Nutter at (785) 210-5889 or Dave Casper at (785) 564-1153.

14 — Polar Bear Classic, Ravenwood Lodge. For more info, call (785) 256-6444 or email RavenHPSC@aol.com.

29 — Rabbits County Double 100, Ravenwood Lodge. For more info, call (785) 256-6444 or email RavenHPSC@aol.com.


3 — Three Rivers NWTF banquet, 5:30 p.m., Houston Street Ballroom in Manhattan. For more info, contact John Adams at (785) 539-1586 or adamsjb@sbcglobal.net.

14-18 — National Wild Turkey Convention, Gaylord Opryland Hotel and Convention Center, Nashville, Tenn.

23-25 — 2018 Kansas Ducks Unlimited State Convention and Banquet, Great Wolf Lodge and Children’s Mercy Park in Kansas City, Kan. For more, contact Chris Young at (913) 333-2922.

28 — All-American Catfish Tournaments 2018 Ice Breaker tournament, 8:30 a.m., Kaw Point Park in Kansas City, Kan. Cost will be $160 per boat, with two-angler teams and a five-fish weigh-in at 4:30 p.m. For more information, go to https://tinyurl.com/y89ryms8/.


6 — Kaw Valley NWTF banquet, 6 p.m., American Legion Post 142 in Perry. For more info, contact Derek Payne at buckpayne2659@gmail.com.

7 — NWTF Northeast Kansas Upland Heritage, 5 p.m., American Legion Post 153 in Olathe. For more info, contact Adam Kucera at (913) 708-4377 or kooch75@gmail.com.

22 — NWTF Smoky Valley Strutters banquet, 5 p.m., Best Western Hotel in McPherson. For more info, contact Brent Smith at (316) 250-9510 or bullrider1221@cox.net.

28 — Kansas State Fishing Team’s Big Bass Bash fundraiser tournament, time TBA, Perry Reservoir. More info at https://www.facebook.com/kstatefishingteam/.


4 — NWTF Munkers Creek Limbhangers banquet, 5:30 p.m., Morris County 4-H Center in Council Grove. For more info, contact Vance Ralstin at (620) 443-5309 or hntnsmtn@bluestemtelco.com.

5 — Kansas Bass Nation High School 2-Man Team State Championship.

6 — Kansas Bass Nation Youth 2-Man Team State Championship.


21 — NWTF Flint Hills Gobblers banquet, 5:30 p.m., K of C Hall in Olpe. For more info, contact Sandra Evans at (620) 794-6763 or evanssle@hotmail.com.

31 — Fort Riley Guns and Gear NWTF banquet, 5 a.m., Riley’s Conference Center. For more, contact Stacey Woods at (620) 873-5159


8 — Hays Bass Anglers Association’s 18th annual Big Bass Challenge, 6 a.m. to 3 p.m., Wilson Lake. Visit www.haysbass.com for more details.



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