State Duck and Goose Calling Contest slated
GUEYDAN – The Gueydan Duck Festival is proud to host the 42nd Annual Louisiana State Duck and Goose Calling Contest.
The contest will be held Sunday, Aug. 29 at the Gueydan Civic Center. The contest is sanctioned by the World Duck Calling Contest Committee of Stuttgart, Ark. and conducted under the auspices of the Gueydan Duck Festival Association.
Registration will begin at 7:30 a.m. till 9:30 a.m.
The State Duck Calling Contest will begin at 10:00 a.m. and the Goose Calling contest will begin at 1:00 p.m.
The registration fee will be $15 per category or $35 for all three.
The age divisions for the goose callers are: Junior Division – 16 and under, and Senior Division - 17 and older. The age divisions for the duck callers are: Junior Division – 13 and under, Intermediate Division – 14 to 16 years old, and Senior Division – 17 and older. Winners in the duck calling divisions will be eligible to represent Louisiana at the World Duck Calling Contest in Stuttgart, Ark. in November.
For more information contact Ronnie Lougon at 337-536-6456 or 337-658-7858, Kevin Woods at 337-581-2232 or visit our website at www.duckfestival.org.