Hunters! Bring in your biggest buck to our Sponsor Weigh-in Station and have the weight verified. Prizes will be awarded for the BIGGEST BUCKS in each category: Bow, Gun, and Muzzleloader, by the Supporting Sponsors and the Quad-City Times. At the end of Deer Hunting Season the Quad-City Times will run a full page featuring all winners (in color).
See below for details and full contest rules!
Quad-City Times Big Buck Contest 2016 Rules:
All entrees must comply with the state hunting regulations of either Iowa or Illinois. Only game taken during the 2016-17 season will be eligible. There is no registration fee. Participants must bring their field dressed buck to B&B Shooting Supplies for registration and weigh-in at 2152 State St. in Bettendorf, Iowa. Winners will be determined at season’s end based on weight as measured by staff at B&B. The contest is divided into three categories: Archery, Gun, and Blackpowder. Entrants are limited to antlered deer taken in the following counties: (Iowa) Scott, Clinton, Muscatine, and Cedar | (Illinois) Rock Island, Henry, and Whiteside. All participants are welcome to submit photos to the Quad-City Times Digital Editor Ryan Jaster, firstname.lastname@example.org. Please include name of hunter, location of kill and date of kill. Submitted photos might be published online and in print.