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What’s Happening…


July 25 & 26, 2017 Guyette & Deeter Annual Summer in New England Auction

To be held at The Sheraton Harborside Hotel Portsmouth, New Hampshire. Portsmouth, NH. This cataloged auction offers approximately 600 investment quality decoys & related items. Enjoy our indoor buy, sell and swap with a 50-table decoy show. NO SALES TAX! Free cocktails and lunch for auction attendees.  For more information, visit www.guyetteanddeeter.com


July 27-28, 2017 The 2017 “Sporting Sale” by Copley Fine Art Auctions

To be held at The Hotel 1620, 180 Water Street Plymouth, Massachusetts. Contact: Copley Fine Art Auctions at (617) 536-0030 or visit www.copleyart.com.


August 2- 4, 2017 Eldred’s Americana Auction in East Dennis, MA

For more information please visit www.eldreds.com  or call 508-385-3116.


September 2-3, 2017 27th Annual Chincoteague Island Decoy & Art Festival

To be held at the Chincoteague Community Center on Chincoteague Island, Virginia. Contact: John or Cinda Walls at (410) 546-1635 or knottskn@verizon.com.

September 10, 2017 27th 10th Annual Illinois Valley Hunting & Fishing Collectibles Show

To be held at Grizzly Jack’s Grand Bear Resort in Utica, Illinois. Contact: Dave or Jeanette Kneebone at (815) 663-1568 or muddywaterdecoys@yahoo.com.


September 15, 2017 Great Lakes Sporting Collectibles Show

To be held at the Quality Inn in Monroe, Michigan. Contact: Jack Wilkie at (734) 241-8194, jwilkie@gmail.com or Al Reeg at (517) 617-0797, reegad@charter.net.


September 23-24, 2017 35th Annual Ocean County Decoy & Gunning Show

To be held at Tip Seaman Park and the Seaport in Tuckerton, New Jersey. Contact: Ocean County Department of Parks & Recreation at (609) 971-3085 or visit www.oceancountyparks.org.

October 6-7, 2017 Fall Sportsman’s Auction by Barfield’s

Fall Sportsman’s Auction by Barfield’s to be held at their auction facility in Hallwood, Virginia.

Contact: Zeb Barfield at (757) 824-4698 or zeb@zebsauctions.com.


October 14, 2017 20th Annual Chesapeake Wildfowl Expo

to be held at the Ward Museum in Salisbury, Maryland. Contact: The Ward Museum at

(410) 742-4988 or visit www.wardmuseum.org.


October 20-21, 2017 50th Annual Upper Shore Decoy Show

To be held at the North East Fire Company Hall in North East, Maryland. Contact: Rick Bouchelle at (443) 206-5129 or decoyshow@upperbaymuseum.org.


October 22, 2017 Decoy Auction by Frank & Frank Sporting Collectibles

To be held at the Shark River Yacht Club in Neptune, New Jersey. Consignments are now being accepted for this fall show. Please visit www.frankandfrankdecoys.com for more information. Or contact Frank & Frank at (732) 938-2988 or afrank1807rf@cs.com


October 29, 2017 Annual Duckboat Show & Waterfowl Festival

To be held at the Babylon- Cedar Beach Marina, Ocean Parkway. Hours: 9-3. Please bring canned goods or non-perishable items for annual food drive.  For more information contact Curt Matzinger 631-661-0379 or John Adams 631-874-7459 or visit www.sswa.org.    Rain date is November 5th.



LIDCA Meeting Show & Tell Schedule for upcoming months

August                                 Picnic: Wednesday August 9.  (Rain date next day, Thursday 8-10-17)

September                         Yellowlegs, Summer Acquisitions and Canada

October                              Pintails, Ward Brothers and Ontario

November                          Brant, William Bowman and England

December                          Sea Ducks, Shang Wheeler and North Carolina


My Three Favorite Decoys Schedule

September                         Bob Liehr

October                              Joe Jannsen

November                          Bill Schlegel

December                          John Griffiths

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