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Make plans to attend the Arizona Game and Fish Commission Awards Banquet on Jan. 21

Posted November 29, 2022

PHOENIX — The Arizona Game and Fish Commission will recognize 14 individuals and one group at the annual Commission Awards Banquet set for Saturday, Jan. 21, 2023, at the Hilton Phoenix Tapatio Cliffs Resort, Grande Ballroom, 11111 N. 7 Street in Phoenix.

The Commission Awards honor those who have contributed significantly to the conservation of the state’s wildlife, its outdoor heritage, and the mission of the Arizona Game and Fish Department.

Reservations are being accepted for $75 per person by filling out and submitting the online registration and sponsorship form below. The event begins with a social hour at 4 p.m., followed by dinner and the awards presentation at 5:30 p.m. All RSVPs are due by Dec. 16, 2022.

Those being honored are:

All of the costs associated with the awards banquet are paid for by ticket sales and sponsorship donations, including the complimentary tickets for award recipients and their spouse or guest. Table Sponsorships for organizations are available in several categories and include a logo advertisement in the event program and sponsorship recognition.

The first Commission Awards event was held in January 1991. Since then, more than 400 people have been recognized for their dedicated work toward securing Arizona’s wildlife for generations to come.

If you have questions, please contact Olga Kline at (623) 236-7276 or e-mail at