Coastal Conservation Association’s Ascension Chapter hosts 11th annual banquet Sept. 22

Staff reports

The Ascension Chapter of the Coastal Conservation Association of Louisiana will host their 11th annual banquet at 5:30 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 22, at Trade Mart A of the Lamar Dixon Expo Center in Gonzales.

This year’s banquet is presented by Bevel Tech Group, Eatel and Cabela’s, Merrill Lynch, GMC, Hancock Bank/Whitney Bank.  

Banquet festivities will begin with an open bar and silent auction at 5:30 p.m. Dinner will begin at 7 p.m. and the live auction will begin at 8 p.m.

Tickets are $60 per person, $500 per table which accommodates eight guests. Spouse tickets are available for $30 and youth tickets are $25. All ticket prices include the dinner, open bar and CCA membership for one year.

For the second straight year, attendees will be able to purchase their chance to win a 2011 GMC Sierra SLE, 1500 Extended Cab, Bayou Edition truck for $100. The truck, sponsored by the Bayou GMC Dealers, will be raffled at 9 p.m. Tickets are still available through the CCA Office or can be bought the night of the banquet.

For banquet ticket and table information, please contact Rad Trascher at the CCA Office at (225) 952-9200.