Wild Turkey Banquet

The Mount Pleasant Lowcountry Long Beards of the National Wild Turkey Federation will hold its hunting heritage banquet and auction at 6 p.m. Thursday at Alhambra Hall, 131 Middle St., Mount Pleasant. Contact Ray Cartonia at (585) 354-7125 or Robert Aitken at (843) 870-3593.

Fishing for Miracles

The 21st annual Hanckel Marine Fishing for Miracles King Mackerel Tournament will be fished Aug. 7-9 out of Ripley Light Yacht Club. Proceeds benefit the MUSC Children's Hospital PICU and Coastal Conservation Association. Visit fishingformiracles.org.

Joe's Buddies

The seventh annual tournament for Joe's Buddies will be fished Aug. 9. Eligible species are redfish (must have three spots or more), trout, sheepshead and flounder. The entry fee is $40, and the captain's meeting will be held from 6-8 p.m. Aug. 6 at Wild Wing Café on Coleman Boulevard in Mount Pleasant. The event will benefit MUSC Children's Hospital and Camp Happy Days. Call Will Brown (843) 343-4045; Joe Gladden (843) 343-9415; Joe Petrides (843) 696-6236; or Chris MacEachern (843) 408-8424.

Quality Deer Banquet

The fourth annual Quality Deer Management Association REACH Banquet will be held at 6 p.m. Aug. 14 at the Omar Shrine Temple in Mount Pleasant. Contact Freddy St. Laurent at (843) 330-6517.

Fly Fishing 201

Capt. John Irwin will lead Fly Fishing 201 schools throughout the year at The Charleston Angler in Mount Pleasant and West Ashley. The cost is $75 for the classes which run from 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Class sizes are limited to 10 participants. Topics covered include fly casting to knots and fly selections for Lowcountry species. Upcoming classes are scheduled Aug. 16 (West Ashley) and Sept. 20 (Mount Pleasant). Call (843) 884-2095 or (843) 571-3899.

Big Shrimping

The Charleston Angler in Mount Pleasant will hold a free Big Shrimping seminar at 6:30 p.m. Aug. 18. Call (843) 884-2095.

Fall flounder

Haddrell's Point Tackle West Ashley will hold a free fall flounder fishing seminar, led by Capt. John Fuss, at 6 p.m. Aug. 26. Call (843) 573-3474.

Surf Fishing

The Charleston Angler in Mount Pleasant will hold a free surf fishing seminar led by Capt. Ben Floyd at 6:30 p.m. Sept. 1. Call (843) 884-2095.

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- Tommy Braswell