The Beartooth Chapter of the Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation is holding its annual banquet on Feb. 23 at the Red Lion Montana Convention Center.
Tickets are $40 and each household must purchase an RMEF membership for $35. Early bird raffle ticket opportunities are also available. No tickets will be sold at the door, so please go to http://events.rmef.org/shop/beartooth to purchase tickets.
Sponsor tables are available for groups of 10 with three different levels offering raffle tickets, a collectible knife, table guns, beverages, and more. Individual tickets are also available. Contact Pam at 698-3968 for sponsor table information.
This year's event will feature a live auction with guns, quick draw artwork done during the event and other artwork, several hunting trips (Africa, pheasant hunts, fishing on the Bighorn River), Professional Bull Riders World Finals package, wall tent, gun safes, and many more items. There will also be a silent auction, general raffle, and other raffles. There will be several games and prizes just for youngsters. The dinner is a prime rib buffet.
The Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation is a nonprofit organization helping to ensure the future of elk, other wildlife, their habitat, and our hunting heritage. Money raised from these type of events has helped protect or enhance more than 7.2 million acres and opened or secured public access to 1.2 million acres, since RMEF began in Montana back in 1984.