The Troutfest Banquet and Auction will be held Friday February 21, 2014 @ 6:00 pm. The event will be held at Rio Raft Resort, 14130 River Road, New Braunfels, TX 78132.

Fun bucket raffles and silent auction items will be placed in strategic locations around the Troutfest Banquet Tent. The live auction will take place after dinner and is sure to feature some very special items. Profits derived from all the Troutfest events are donated to conserving, restoring and protecting the Guadalupe River. Your ticket will include great food, water, tea, beer, and fun by all.






Richard (Rick) Lowerre

Richard (Rick) Lowerre is a partner in the firm of Lowerre, Frederick, Perales, Allmon and Rockwell, in Austin, Texas.  He has been in private practice since 1980.  His law firm represents local and regional governments, landowner groups, non-profit organizations and individuals on issues of water rights, water and air pollution, waste management, mining, and land use. Mr. Lowerre received a bachelor’s and master's degrees in chemical engineering from Rice University in 1970 and 1971. He received his law degree from the University of Texas in 1975. Mr. Lowerre served on the staff of the National Academy of Sciences from 1975 to 1977, as an Assistant Attorney General of Texas from 1978 to 1980, and as the Assistant Commissioner for the Texas Department of Agriculture from 1986 to1988.  More on Mr. Lowerre and his firm can be found at



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