Mark your calendar for March 23-24, because you and your family won’t want to miss the Arizona Game and Fish Department’s FREE Outdoor Expo at the Ben Avery Shooting Facility in north Phoenix.
This crowd-pleasing event offers dozens of exciting, hands-on outdoor recreational activities:
• Test your skill at archery;
• Take your kids to the huge catch-and-release fishing tank;
• See live wildlife demonstrations (hawks, owls, snakes, more);
• Hike a nature trail/field course;
• Try target shooting with different firearms on the range;
• Learn about outdoor skills, firearm safety and more;
• View exciting shooting demonstrations by the cowboy mounted shooters, cowboy action shooters and more;
• Attend informative workshops on fishing, hunting, wildlife conservation;
• See off-highway vehicle and boating exhibits;
• Visit with more than 100 exhibitors - sportsmen’s organizations, conservation groups, shooting clubs, wildlife agencies, and commercial vendors and exhibitors of outdoor products and services.
This is a great event to experience or learn more about the amazing outdoor recreational opportunities in Arizona. Activities such as camping, fishing, hunting, wildlife viewing, shooting sports, off-highway vehicle recreation and boating recreation are great ways to spend quality time with family and friends.
So you don’t miss a thing, trolley transportation is available throughout the 1,650-acre shooting facility, which is located on Carefree Highway, 1/2 mile west of I-17.