Themed exhibitor halls for Archery, Boats, Fishing, Hunting Outfitters, Outdoor Products, RVs, and the Shooting Sports.
More than 1,100 exhibitors in nine exhibit halls.
More than 475 outfitters in attendance – over 40% of the total exhibitors.
900,000 NRA members live within 300-mile radius of Harrisburg.
Events include the NRA Country Concert, fundraising dinners, speaking events, archery competitions, celebrity appearances, expert seminars and demonstrations, and more.
A more than $80 million economic impact on the surrounding community.
Press Office The Great American Outdoor Show Press Office is located in room Exhibit B in the Maclay Lobby of the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex.
Press Credentials Press Credentials for the Great American Outdoor Show can be picked up in the Press Office during regular show hours. The Great American Outdoor Show Press Office is located in room Exhibit B in the Maclay Lobby of the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex. Once you have secured credentials, please wear them at all times while attending the show. Press attending the show may use their company credentials or NRA issued credentials to gain access to and park in available spaces in the Maclay Street parking lot.
Please feel free to use the Press Office room to conduct interviews, utilize free Wi-Fi to write articles, or store equipment while visiting the show. Email NRAGOMedia@nrahq.org if you would like to schedule an interview with NRA Media Staff before, during, or after the Great American Outdoor Show.
When requesting credentials, please email NRAGOMedia@nrahq.org with the following information for each individual requiring a media pass:
Credentials can be picked up in the press office beginning Feb. 4 during regular show hours.
Interviews Please emailNRAGOMedia@nrahq.orgif you would like to schedule an interview with NRA Media Staff before/during/after the Great American Outdoor Show.
Show Hours February 4, 2017 (Saturday) 9 a.m. – 7 p.m.
February 5, 2017 (Sunday) 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
February 6 - February 10, 2017 (Mon-Fri) 10 a.m. – 7 p.m.
Feb. 4-8: DockDogs: The high-flying canine sensation returns to the Large Arena. nyone who thinks their four-legged companion has what it takes to compete in one, two or all three of the DockDog events is eligible to participate! Open to spectators!
Feb. 4-12:3D Bowhunter Challenge: Showcase your archery skills in a dynamic 30-shot course for chance to win trophies and cash prizes.
Feb. 4-12: Celebrity seminars and demonstrations on hunting, fishing, cooking, and self/home defense, including appearances by Jim Shockey, Melissa Bachman, Brian “Pigman” Quaca, “the Gunny” R. Lee Ermey, Kristy Titus, Chris Brackett, Alan Probst, Chef Albert Wutschand many more.
Feb. 4-12: Wall of Guns: Play the odds in The NRA Foundation’s popular event and try to win your choice from more than 60 firearms!
Feb. 11: NRA Country Presents Dustin Lynch Granger Smith feat. Earl Dibbles, Jr., and Tara Thompson in the NRA Country Concert at the Large Arena. Doors open at 6:30 p.m.
Mobile App The official Great American Outdoor Show mobile app is available for Apple iOS and Google Android-powered devices through the Apple App Storeand Google Playstore, respectively.