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Northeast Region Antler Festival & Competition

Sponsored by the Pennsylvania Elk Breeders Association and Regional Members
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
July 21 & 22, 2000
For more information, call Bill Duncan, (724) 352-4515.
For vendor booths, call Lonnie Brown, (814) 786-7806.

Pittsburgh International Airport Holiday Inn * (412) 262-3600 Reference Group Block # NEF for $65 rate.

This event will offer educational sessions for the elk breeders, special activities for spouses and children, and the viewing of some of the best velvet and hard antler to be found in the world. Following is a tentative schedule of events:

Friday, July 21
10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Vendor booth setup & antler check-in
6:00 p.m. Family barbecue
9:00 p.m. Calf auction*

*Proceeds from the calf auction will be dedicated to moving the regulation of elk from under the Pennsylvania Game Commission to the Dept. of Ag. To donate a calf, call Shorty Rhodes, (814) 928-5850.

PLEASE NOTE: BECAUSE OF THE LARGE VOLUME OF ANTLER IN THE REGION, ALL ENTRIES MUST BE CHECKED IN ON FRIDAY, JULY 21.

Saturday, July 22
9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. Northeast meeting
11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Seminar
10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Spouse seminar (How to Live With an Elk Farmer)
1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. Results/viewing
1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. Elk bingo
5:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. Semen auction*
6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. Family banquet/awards
8:00 p.m. - 12:00 p.m. Entertainment

*Proceeds from the Semen Auction will go to the sponsor of the 2001 event. To donate semen, call Shorty Rhodes, (814) 928-5850.

Pre-registering prior to June 1 will save you 15% on all banquet, barbecue, antler, and special activity fees. To pre-register, please complete the following for planning purposes and send to Seth Richards with a non-refundable $50 deposit (check payable to Pennsylvania Elk Breeders) that will be applied to your total fees when you arrive.
Seth Richards * RR 1, Box 475 * Petersburg, PA 16669-9222 * (814) 667-4451

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Number attending: Saturday Banquet_____ Saturday Lunch_____ Friday Barbecue_____

Number of antlers you expect to enter: Velvet_____ Hard_____

Family Banquet: Adults - $25, Children - $7.50 Family Barbecue: Adults - $10, Children - Free
Saturday Lunch: Adults - $10, Children - Free Velvet Antler - $40 Hard Antler - $40
First-time entrants in an antler competition - $20 for the first two sets

Name _______________________________NAEBA # _______

Farm Name ___________________________________________

Address ______________________________________________

City/State/Zip _________________________________________

Phone _______________________ Fax _________________

VISA & MasterCard will be accepted at the door for balance of payment.


 

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