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Comptroller to Join Crowds Headed for Annual Waterfowl Festival in Easton

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EASTON, Md.-Comptroller Peter Franchot will join thousands of festival-goers strolling Easton this weekend at the annual Waterfowl Festival at Tidewater Inn.

The festival that begins at 2 p.m. on Saturday will showcase world-class waterfowl and wildlife art, decoy carvings, sculptures and artifacts. 

There are retriever, birds of prey and fly-fishing demonstrations. 

There is the Delmarva DockDog competition, a wine and tasting pavilion, the debut of a craft brew pub, a sportsman's pavilion, exhibits of the winners of the Federal Duck Stamp and Maryland State Junior Duck Stamp competitions and the ever-popular Championship Goose Calling Contest, leading up to the finals Saturday evening. 

There will be food and music. This year's 2013 Hall of Fame inductees are long-time volunteers Hugh Dawkins and William "Bill" Millar. Dick Christian, a festival favorite, is the featured artist.
 

 

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