MV Ducks Unlimited banquet and auction is June 13


The Martha’s Vineyard chapter of Ducks Unlimited (DU) will hold its popular annual banquet and auction on Saturday, June 13, at the Martha’s Vineyard Rod and Gun Club in Edgartown overlooking Sengekontacket Pond.

The fun includes games, cocktails, and a silent auction that begins at 4 pm, followed by dinner at 5:30 pm consisting of a pig roast, smoked turkeys, fish, and “all the fixin’s,” according to a press release.

The event is open to the public. Tickets are $50 for adults, which does not include membership in DU. Tickets are also available for sponsorships. For more information about the banquet, call Gordon Tyra at 508-627-8888.

Founded in 1937, DU ( has conserved more than 12 million acres of prime wildlife habitat in 50 states as part of its mission to benefit North America’s waterfowl.