On Thursday, May 19, at 5:00 p.m. in the Kentucky International Convention Center, the National NRA Foundation Banquet will set the pace for the weekend in Derby City. Join 2,000 freedom-loving men and women as we celebrate the Second Amendment while raising money for the future of shooting sports!
Premier sponsors of the banquet include Century Arms, Henry Repeating Arms, Kimber, Universal Coin & Bullion, while Zeiss and Frontier Tactical are contributing sponsors. Their support is critical to the mission of The NRA Foundation, allowing it to continue to “Teach Freedom” as the country’s leading charitable organization in support of the shooting sports.
Attendees of the banquet will also have the opportunity to play games sponsored by some of the largest firearms manufacturers in the country and have their chance to bid in the live and silent auctions, which feature one-of-a-kind firearms, merchandise and gear.
Check out our gallery featuring auction highlights (all items subject to change). Tickets to the highly anticipated National NRA Foundation Banquet are on sale now!
This one-of-a-kind custom made Ferris wheel seat is decorated with an NRA theme. An American history conversation piece, the seat is a mid-century vintage piece from the fifties or sixties form older restored Ferris wheels.
LWRCI™ is proud to partner with the NRA Foundation to offer one lucky member the opportunity to bid on and own a fully customized version of the NRA 2016 Shooting Illustrated Golden Bullseye Rifle of the Year- the IC-A5. Directly descended from the Rifle platform developed by LWRCI™ to meet the requirements of the US Army Individual Carbine Program, the IC A5 delivers best in class design, outstanding ergonomics and flawless functionality. Built on the patented LWRCI™ Short-Stoke Gas Piston system the IC A5 boasts high performance features like: Monoforge™ One-Piece Upper Receiver with integrated rail base, 12” User configurable rail system for longer reach, innovative scallop cut rail provides easy access to a 2 position gas block, fully ambidextrous lower receiver controls – bolt catch and release, magazine release and safety selector- LWRCI™ NiCorr –treated spiral fluted barrel all designed for optimal performance.
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Windham Weaponry, Inc. "Way of the Gun" Performance Carbine
A 3-Gun Competition Carbine designed to Way of the Gun & Instructor and 3 Gun Competitor Frank Proctor's specifications. Includes Midwest Industries 15" Key Mod Forend; Magpul MOE Telestock; BCM Pistol Grip, Charging Handle & Campensator; and CMC Trigger.
Experience the thrill of hunting the Eastern Cape region of South Africa, catering to the avid hunter but with abounding wildlife and picturesque surroundings that make it the perfect getaway for any lover of the outdoors. Dubula Hunting Safaris has access to over 55,000 acres of privately owned game farms where you will hunt one trophy impala and one trophy warthog. With Dubula's 100% success rate and team of experienced hunters and trackers with in-depth knowledge of the area, you are guaranteed to have an unforgettable safari experience.
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200th Anniversary Remington R1 and Model 700
Donated by Baron Technology, Inc., Chuck Walker of Ellett Brothers, and Dick Rosenlieb of Custom Editions LLC
Own a piece of firearms history with these custom hand-engraved Remingtons celebrating the 200th anniversary of America’s oldest gunmaker. The Remington R1 is a sweet-shooting advancement of America’s most reliable, accurate and enduring handgun. It features a crisp trigger, and dovetailed rear and front sights. The Remington Model 700 is a legend forged in steel with more than 50 years of unrivaled performance. Commemorate the number one bolt-action of all time with this custom edition proudly made in the USA.
This pop-culture icon has been customized and re-imaged countless times in the last 25 years and remains a favorite of firearm enthusiasts and casual recreational shooters alike. The Magnum Research .44 Magnum features a 6” barrel with a muzzle brake and chrome finish. Desert Eagles are designed for two hands, since their power packs a heavy kick, but the locked-in-place barrel assures a high degree of accuracy. Magnum Research is world famous for their development of this exceptional firearm and it is a must-have for any shooter.
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Winchester Original Model 12 Commemorative Display
Once billed as “the perfect repeater,” the Model 12 was Winchester’s first hammerless pump-action shotgun. Introduced in 1912 as the Model 1912—it wasn’t until after WWI that it would be marketed as simply the Model 12. From the duck blinds along the Mississippi Flyway to the European battlefields of WWI and WWII, the Model 12 saw an abundance of action and would go on to become the preferred firearm of many a hunter, competitor and soldier. This Model 12, built in 1912, includes highly embellished, custom engraving, and was manufactured during the model’s inaugural year. It is chambered for 2¾- inch 20-gauge shells. This 1 of 5 exclusive Winchester framed cartridge and firearm collectible features historic ammunition cartridges, nostalgic packaging and the Winchester 150th anniversary medallion.
Davis & Sons Hatting Co. is a custom hat company with a proud and rich family tradition of creating superior product that is all American made and has been handcrafting hats since 1980. A Hundred SuperFine hat made of 100% beaver will be custom made and fitted for you. The beaver body, the gold standard of durability and quality, will ensure years of wear and performance for all occasions. This hat will be in your family for generations to come.
The DDM4 V1 15th Anniversary Edition is built with a cold hammer forged 14.5” M4 profile barrel made from stainless steel that comes standard with a carbine length gas system and a pinned extended superior suppression device. Unique to the 15th Anniversary Edition is a Tornado finish and custom challenge coin permanently affixed to the side of the receiver along with a Geissele SSA-E trigger that has been PVD coated. It also features an engraving of Marty Daniel’s autograph. Limited production run of only 100 units with sequential serial numbers. In order to keep this gem safe and secure, it will come in a custom Tactical Walls® concealment shelf that is handmade in the USA and features a custom foam cutout for the DDM4 rifle, 4 magazines, and a Daniel Defense knife. A certificate of authenticity will ship with the rifle.
Experience Argentina’s world-renowned wingshooting in Córdoba, a premier dove shooting destination home to an eared dove population of more than 50 million. Along with gourmet food and superb wines presented in its signature lodges, Maers & Goldman will provide you with the ultimate opportunity for nonstop, high-volume shooting. Junior Maers of Maers & Goldman was the first Argentina outfitter to provide hunters with this type of wingshooting experience. Maers & Goldman guides, bird boys, lodge staff, masseuse, and cooks all focus on going out of their way to make sure you are having the time of your life. Get ready for a challenging and exciting hunt of a lifetime!
This 2014 automatic Jeep Wrangler has been customized with NRA and HPR designs. Some of its unique features include:
Engine: 3.6 liter Penstar V6 of 285 horsepower and 260 lb-ft torque
Smittybilt XRC Armor side panels
Custom Katzkin Leather embroidered seats with NRA and black ops logos
Underneath LED lights
Wild Boar tactical slant back hardtop
And much more!
This one of a kind Jeep is being auctioned on GunBroker.com now until May 22nd. And the best part.... proceeds go to the NRA Foundation! Don’t miss your chance to become the owner of this incredible Jeep Wrangler!