Duck Calling Contest

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The Calling Contest, sponsored by UpperDuck is one of the most unique elements of Duckfest, drawing competitors from around the Midwest. 

Winners of each division are awarded prizes based on their technique and showmanship as judged by a panel of professional callers.

The Calling Contest is emceed by Jim Ronquest, co-host of RNTV on the Sportsman Channel.


Caller Registration
All callers must be on location and registered at least 15 minutes prior to contest start time.
Contest start times are subject to change.

Payouts will be awarded immediately following each contest.

Thanks to our other Calling Contest Sponsors!

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2018 Winners

MO State Qualifier – Chris Boettcher

Regional Qualifier – Nick Brichacek

2017 Winners

Congratulations to our 2017 Calling Contest winners! Will you throw your hat in the ring this year?

Open Meat Division

1st – Cory Niccum

2nd – Chris Boettcher

3rd – Shaun Patrick

4th – Parker Watkins

5th – Zach McCurdy

Two Man Division

1st – Shaun Patrick & Cory Niccum

2nd – Chris Boettcher & Cory Niccum

3rd – Zach McCurdy & John Pasoni

4th – Levi Thomas & Tyler Hoeckler

5th – Shaun Patrick & Chris Boettcher

Novice Division

1st – Landon Lockridge

2nd – Zach McCurdy

3rd – John Pasoni

4th – Clayton Saale

5th – Neil Baalman