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National Hunting & Fishing Day NH Event – Sept. 21, 2013, in Concord
More than 50 exhibitors will be on hand for the NH Sporting Expo on Sept. 21 in Concord. Air rifle, archery, dog demos and more. Free! MEDIA: for hi-res images, click here.
CONCORD, N.H. – In observance of National Hunting and Fishing Day, September 21, 2013, the New Hampshire Fish and Game Department will host a giant Sporting Expo at Fish and Game headquarters, 11 Hazen Drive, in Concord, N.H., from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Admission is free.
At the Expo, you'll have a chance to visit more than 50 exhibits featuring hunting and fishing-related products and services. Meet hunting experts and guides. See the latest gear and enjoy demos and hands-on activities, including:
* Archery and air rifle ranges
* Hunting gear and accessories – from guns to decoys
to scents and calls
* Pointing dog and retriever demonstrations
* Turkey calling
* Taxidermy exhibits
* Fly-tying demonstrations
* Display of the N.H. state record buck
While you're at the Expo, be sure to buy your tickets for the giant raffle to benefit the Wildlife Heritage Foundation of New Hampshire. Raffle items include a Savage Arms Axis rifle, a trail camera, an upland bird hunt, hand-tied flies and many more prizes!
The Expo is a rain or shine event. A food concession will be available from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. For vendor list, raffle item list, and schedule of events, visit wildnh.com/nhfday.
Promotional support for the National Hunting and Fishing Day New Hampshire Expo is provided by the Wildlife Heritage Foundation of New Hampshire, John Deere, Bonneville & Son Jeep, the US Sportsman's Alliance and 96.5 The Mill.
Agents and sporting goods retailers may offer special National Hunting and Fishing Day in-store sales or discounts, seminars, product demos or other activities. Sporting clubs are encouraged to open their doors to the public for special sight-in days, muzzleloader shoots, range tours or shotgun events. Find an event or submit your own at nhfday.org/Events.aspx.
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