Come to Hopewell Winery on Saturday, August 29 for the First Annual Pike County Fire Departments Trap Shoot in memory of Paul Craig. The money raised from this year’s trap shoot will go to the North Pike Fire Department in Paul Craig’s name for the memorial garden Paul had started.
The event fee is $25.00 per person; this cost covers the clays and a meal. For those that do not wish to participate in the shoot, the meal will cost $7.00 for adults and $5.00 for kids. All ages are welcome but only those 21 or over are allowed in the winery, kids are welcome outside. Event is sponsored by G&M Electrical & Cooling and Save A Lot.
For those interested in participating in the trap shoot, you need to be signed up at least by August 19th if they do not have the 100 participants allowed. Sign up by contacting Chris Sitton on Facebook or at Save A Lot. Those shooting will need to be at the winery no later than 9:30 am on Saturday, August 29 for the safety meeting and registration. Participants will sign in, pay and receive their gun tickets if they desire to purchase them for the raffle. Those who will be shooting have been asked to drink no alcohol before or during the shoot, alcohol will be allowed after the shoot per Hopewell policy. Security will be on premises.
This event will also feature a gun raffle, prizes and a hidden gnome to find as well as buckets to vote for your favorite fire department. The winning department will win dinner for their department at one of their meetings, the second place department will receive a $50.00 donation and the third place department will receive a $25.00 donation. All departments will also be allowed to keep any funds raised in their vote bucket.
Shirts are being designed . They will have trap shoot design and in memory of Chief Paul Craig . They will be Harley Orange and black lettering . We will have them available the day of shoot but if you’d like to order one to wear for that day please contact Chris Sitton and get your order in . Shirts will 20.00 for adults and 10.00 for kids.
The menu will be pulled pork , brisket and smoked turkey and Cucumber Salad -Baked Beans and cookies and brownies. The meal if you aren’t shooting trap will be $7.00 and kids $5.00 . If you plan on coming to just eat and attend the raffles come on out and have fun!
This event will have many wonderful items for raffle including a $500.00 meat bundle that will fill a freezer. Be sure to visit this event’s Facebook page to check out all the raffle prizes and for updates by clicking HERE.