Mark Beauchesne: 603-271-6355
Liza Poinier: 603-271-3211
September 23, 2011
MEDIA: Print quality photos available at wildnh.com/Events/NHF_Day.html
Don’t Miss Free Hunting and Fishing Day Events in Concord, Holderness on Sept. 24
Outdoor Sporting Expo and Open House Saturday
CONCORD, N.H. -- The N.H. Fish and Game grounds at 11 Hazen Drive in Concord will be transformed into a giant outdoor sporting expo from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. on National Hunting and Fishing Day, September 24, 2011. Admission is free. Visit more than 80 exhibits featuring hunting and fishing-related products and services, and enjoy many demonstrations and activities for visitors. Support for the event is being provided by the Wildlife Heritage Foundation of New Hampshire, Weatherby Foundation, Green's Marine, Bonneville & Son Jeep and 96.5 The Mill.
Also on Saturday, enjoy a fun day with hands-on activities related to the shooting sports, hunting and trapping at a public Open House from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., at the N.H. Fish and Game Department's Owl Brook Hunter Education Center at 387 Perch Pond Road in Holderness, N.H. Special activities during the event include a chance to try Owl Brook's practice archery range and 3-D woodland archery course, as well as trying different firearms and shooting clays. Admission is free.
Both events include exhibits, demos, raffles, and lots of hands-on activities for adults and teens who love hunting and fishing. Learn more about Fish and Game’s National Hunting and Fishing Day events at www.wildnh.com/nhfday, and join us on Saturday!
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