by NRA Blog Staff - Tuesday, January 24, 2017
The world’s largest consumer outdoor show is back! The Great American Outdoor Show, Presented by MOTV is coming to the PA Farm Show Complex in Harrisburg for 9 amazing days of firearms, hunting, archery and fishing. This year's show will be bigger and better than ever and you don't want to miss out. If it’s in the outdoors, it’s here!650,000 Square Feet of Guns, Gear and More!
The Outfitter Hall at the Great American Outdoor Show is one of the largest in the country featuring nearly 500 outfitters, boat captains and charters from all over the world. That’s right, this is one of the largest gatherings of outfitter companies under one roof! If you've always dreamed of the perfect hunt, but didn't know where to start, this is your chance.
The 2017 Great American Outdoor Show will feature more than 200 seminars from leading outdoors experts, covering hunting, birds of prey, self-defense tactics and strategies, fishing demos from angling experts, and much more. This year’s seminar line-up includes presentations, demonstrations and lessons such as:
Jim Shockey – Big Game Hunting Worldwide
Ken Penrod – Bass Fishing the Region
Hank Parker – How to Read Water
Rick Fetrow – Venison Processing
Cole McCulloch – Long Range Hunting & Shooting Principles
Alan Probst – Coyote Trapping Techniques
Ashley Van Houten – Proper Fletching Techniques
As always the Great American Outdoor Show is a family-friendly event with something for everyone. Visit the Eddie Eagle Kid’s Zone with your children and teach them Eddie’s life-saving message. Or check out the NRA Range Experience for a hand-on, safe and exhilarating experience using the latest Air Gun technology. You’ll also find a trout fishing pond, archery tag and a new rock climbing wall at the show. And don’t miss the extremely popular and family-favorite DockDogs.
Check out the Great American Outdoor Show website to see the full and impressive list of exhibitors, events and celebrities and be sure to follow us on Facebook and Twitter for real time updates from Great American Outdoor Show!