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Shot Show

The Shooting, Hunting, Outdoor Trade Show (SHOT Show) and Conference is the largest and most comprehensive trade show for all professionals involved with the shooting sports, hunting and law enforcement industries. It is the world’s premier exposition of combined firearms, ammunition, law enforcement, cutlery, outdoor apparel, optics, and related products and services. The SHOT Show attracts buyers from all 50 states and more than 100 countries. It is owned by the National Shooting Sports Foundation.​

January 17-20, 2023

Venetian Expo Center
201 Sands Ave​​
Las Vegas, NV 89169

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Arkansas Big Buck Classic

The Arkansas Big Buck Classic was started in 1990 to recognize the quality of whitetail deer Arkansas was producing. There was no internet and only those in an immediate local area ever knew about the big deer being harvested. There was occasionally a picture in the newspaper or stories were told at the local check-in spots, coffee shops, or at the taxidermy. However, only a few folks actually got to hear the hunter's story first hand. At that time, no matter what part of Arkansas a hunter was in, another region received the credit for producing the biggest bucks. Northern hunters said there were no big deer down south. Some said the mountains with its acorns didn't produce big deer like the Delta with its soybeans (or vice versa). Public land hunters thought all the big deer were harvested in huge private hunting clubs. Since a few hundred people attended the first Arkansas Big Buck Classic at an indoor archery range in Jacksonville in 1990, practically every long-held myth concerning big deer in Arkansas has been dispelled. There have been BIG DEER from every corner of the state including on private and public land!​

January 27-29, 2023​

Arkansas State Fairgrounds – Little Rock​
2600 Howard St​​​
Little Rock, AR 72206​

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Western Hunting and Conservation Expo

The Western Hunting and Conservation Expo is the largest hunting convention open to the public in the Western US. A partnership between the Mule Deer Foundation, Sportsmen for Fish and Wildlife, and Utah Office of Tourism.

February 2-5, 2023

Salt Palace Convention Center
100 W. Temple​​​
Salt Lake City, UT 84101

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NWTF Annual Convention & Sport Show

Founded in 1973, the NWTF is headquartered in Edgefield, S.C., and has local chapters in every state and Canada. The NWTF is dedicated to the conservation of the wild turkey and the preservation of our hunting heritage. Through vital partnerships with state, federal and provincial wildlife agencies, the NWTF and our members have helped restore wild turkey populations throughout North America — from a mere 30,000 in the entire United States to more than 7 million across the United States, Canada and Mexico.

February 15-19, 2023

Gaylord Opryland Resort & Convention Center
2800 Opryland Dr.
Nashville, TN 37214

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National Pheasant Fest & Quail Classic

Pheasant Fest & Quail Classic is a trade show that will focus on wildlife conservation, upland game bird hunting (pheasant and quail), dog training, and wildlife habitat management and restoration. In connection with the trade show, Pheasants Forever will hold seminars on habitat improvement, pheasant hunting, shooting sports, wild game cooking, dog training, conservation and lots more!​

February 17-19, 2023

Minneapolis Convention Center
1301 2nd Ave S.
Minneapolis, MN 55404

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DUX Expo and DU Logo

DUX Expo

Ducks Unlimited is the world's leader in wetlands and waterfowl conservation.​ DU got its start in 1937 during the Dust Bowl when North America's drought-plagued waterfowl populations had plunged to unprecedented lows. Determined not to sit idly by as the continent's waterfowl dwindled beyond recovery, a small group of sportsmen joined together to form an organization that became known as Ducks Unlimited. Its mission: habitat conservation​

April 5-7, 2023

Texas Motor Speedway
3545 Lone Star Cir
Ft. Worth, TX 76177

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