Trinity Oak’s Thumbtack Ranch, the first Purple Heart ranch in the country, located in Batesville, Texas, will host the much-anticipated 6th
Trinity Oak’s Thumbtack Ranch, the first Purple Heart ranch in the country, located in Batesville, Texas, will host the much-anticipated 6th Annual Fall Pigeon Shoot. This year’s fundraising festivities will take place on Saturday, October 15th. You don’t want to miss this exciting fundraising event that is packed full of competition and comradery for individuals and friends.
The event kicks off on Saturday morning at 8:30 AM at the beautiful Thumbtack Ranch. The shoot starts at 9 AM with practice birds, followed by lunch at 11 AM, and the 15-bird race will begin at high noon. The donation for each person is $775 and non-shooting guests are $75 to attend. In addition to the shoot, the Saturday festivities will include lunch, an open bar, individual prizes, a silent auction, raffles and games. Enchanting top-drive tours of the Thumbtack Ranch’s 2000-acre sportsman’s paradise will also be a highlight of the day.
All participants must bring their own side-by-side or over/under shotgun (no autoloaders or pumps), shells, eye protection and ear protection. The maximum shell size is 12 gauge, 2 3/4″, #7.5-shot, 1 1/4 oz. loads.
All proceeds from this fun-filled event will benefit Trinity Oaks’ many programs that use hunting, fishing and outdoor activities to make a meaningful difference in the lives of underprivileged kids, terminally ill children and combat veterans.
With a limit of only 36 participants, you will want to reserve your spot today for this popular Trinity Oaks event. Sponsorships are still available if you are interested. To register, sponsor or donate online visit www.trinityoaks.org.
About Trinity Oaks
In 2007, San Antonio native Tom Snyder founded Trinity Oaks, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization founded on the premise that active participation in the outdoors is a powerful, healing, and fundamentally life-changing experience. The organization’s mission is to use hunting, fishing and outdoor activities to make a meaningful difference in the lives of underprivileged kids, terminally ill children and combat veterans. Each year, Trinity Oaks offers at least 50 events at no expense to those who can benefit from once-in-a-lifetime hunting or fishing experiences. For more information on Trinity Oaks, visit www.trinityoaks.org, or call 210-447-0351. For more information on Thumbtack Ranch, visit https://www.trinityoaks.org/thumbtack-ranch.