Ducks Unlimited national convention begins May 31

Lone Star Outdoor News

Ducks Unlimited will hold its 2017 national convention May 31-June 4 in San Antonio, at the Marriott Rivercenter, 101 Bowie Street.

This year’s gathering is a celebration of Ducks Unlimited’s 80 years of conservation and will include entertainment, conservation education, tours and more.

“They say everything is bigger in Texas and we mean to prove them right during the biggest Ducks Unlimited conservation celebration ever,” said Dana Barton, DU’s director of national events.

Convention tours and events throughout the week include tours, celebrations and awards.

The Saturday business session will feature guest speakers, conservation and awards presentations, while Saturday night’s 80th Annual DU National Convention Reception, Gala and Dancing event will include dinner, live auctions and dancing to live music.

To register during the week of convention, call (901) 758-3858.