October 12- 50th Anniversary Golden Goose Reception & Auction. Held in conjunction with the Chesapeake Wildfowl Expo. The crisp, clear fall air and beautiful grounds of the museum will once again set the stage for a day of excitement, anticipation, and socialization among decoy collectors and carvers from across the country. Chesapeake Wildfowl Expo pays tribute to decoys from the past while encouraging the carving of new ones. Admission to the event and museum is free! Registration begins at 8 a.m. on Saturday followed by the Competition.