Participants Can See It, Try It and Buy It at The Ducks Unlimited Great Outdoors Festival
Festival Returns for Sixth Year to the EAA Convention Grounds, August 27, 28 & 29
OSHKOSH,WI -The 6th Annual Ducks Unlimited Great Outdoors Festival lands at the EAA Convention Grounds in Oshkosh, Wisconsin, on August 27, 28 & 29. Packed with a unique combination of exhibitors, sponsors and hands-on activities, the Festival is tailored to tantalize everyone from the novice to the experienced outdoor enthusiast.
Participate in nine sporting villages that focus on camping, automotive, ATV, biking, shooting sports, hunting and conservation in real-world conditions. The Ducks Unlimited Great Outdoors Festival is the world's largest festival, featuring conservation organizations and hundreds of outdoor sporting equipment manufacturers.
The three-day event hosts activities for the whole family: the DockDogs Big Air Competition, microchipping by the American Kennel Club's Companion Animal Recovery program, the U.S. Open Goose Calling Championships sponsored by Avery Outdoors, “Shoot with the Pros,” “Archery with the Pros,” and special activities for kids of all ages throughout the Festival, highlighted with Kid Zone logos.
Not only are there hands-on activities, there are also daily demonstrations by world-renowned professionals like Tom Knapp, John Satterwhite, Cowboy Action Shooters from SASS, Byron Ferguson, Tom Dokken and area chefs, Steve Fox and Foster Deadman just to name a few. Shop in the Exhibitor Village for Festival-only deals from hundreds of vendors and manufacturers.
SAVE 30% by purchasing tickets in advance at one of our participating advance discount ticket outlets: AutoZone, Bass Pro Shops, County Market, IGA, Festival Foods, Gander Mountain, Sentry and SuperValu stores; on sale July 23rd. Store locations are listed at www.dugof.com
NO LINES! Buy one-day and three-day E-Tickets at www.dugof.com, and enter through the designated E-Ticket entrance. E-Tickets go on sale beginning July 27, 2004 (while supplies last).
The Ducks Unlimited Great Outdoors Festival is a partnership between PRIMEDIA Outdoors and Ducks Unlimited, Inc. Please visit www.dugof.com and www.ducks.org for more information.
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Catherine Girard - 323-782-2290
With more than a million supporters, Ducks Unlimited is the world’s largest wetlands and waterfowl conservation organization. Since its founding in 1937, DU has raised more than $1.7 billion to conserve nearly 11 million acres of critical wildlife habitat across North America.