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The Big East Camping & Outdoor Sports Show is Back for Its 30th Year

Outdoor enthusiasts and hospitality seekers are gearing up for The Big East Camping & Outdoor Sports Show, presented by AmeriCU Credit Union, which will take place from Friday, March 10 through Sunday, March 12 at the Event Center of Turning Stone Resort Casino, New York.

This year marks the 30th anniversary of the popular show, which promises to offer something for everyone who loves camping, fishing, boating, hiking, or simply enjoying the great outdoors. The show will run from 2 to 7 p.m. on Friday, from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Saturday, and from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Sunday.

One of the main attractions of the show is the Beast of the East Archery tournament, which is returning for its fourth year. Participants can look forward to a minimum cash payout of $500, as well as custom trophies.

The Big East Gear Grab Giveaway will also be back, giving away a prize every hour, while the fish pond and kids’ casting contest on Saturday will keep the younger visitors entertained.

For those looking to explore more adventurous activities, multiple boating and RV dealers will be present at the show. Other vendors will include hunting and fishing guides, leather goods, campgrounds, sporting organizations, outdoor gear, fishing charters, and specialty food products.

In addition to the exhibitors, free seminars on various topics related to outdoor activities will be offered throughout the weekend. Guests can also enjoy ax throwing by Woodchuckers Axe Throwing and a goat petting zoo by Spring Creek Lavender.

Visitors to the show can enjoy all of these activities and more for a nominal admission fee, with prices set at $9 for adults, $7 for seniors aged 55 and over, military and first responders, $3 for children aged 6-12, and free admission for children aged 5 and younger.

The event is made possible by the support of sponsors such as Mastrovito Hyundai, Powersports of Utica, and Off the Beaten Path Media, and is produced by Kessler Promotions, Inc.

For more information, including coupons, a full list of vendors, and the seminar schedule, visit the show’s website at www.kesslerpromotions.com/big-east-show

The Big East Camping & Outdoor Sports Show is a significant event for outdoor recreation and hospitality enthusiasts. This show provides a great opportunity for visitors to learn about the latest outdoor gear, hunting and fishing guides, camping equipment, and RV dealers. 

Moreover, the event provides a chance for hospitality businesses to showcase their products and services to a targeted audience which makes it an excellent platform for businesses and enthusiasts to come together and celebrate their shared love for the great outdoors.

About Big East Camping and Outdoor Sports Show

Big East Camping and Outdoor Sports Show features a variety of outdoor sport exhibits, including: charters; boat and R.V. dealers; archery ranges; sporting organizations and a variety of free seminars with hunting and fishing experts. This show sells out each and every year and continues to add many new exhibitors and attractions, and is geared toward outdoor enthusiasts and their families.

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Heather Hughes
Heather Hughes
February 24, 2024 8:59 pm

Isn’t it fantastic that the Big East Camping & Outdoor Sports Show is celebrating its 30th year? There’s so much to look forward to, from thrilling activities to discovering excellent gear. I can’t wait to immerse myself in the interactive experiences and browse through the diverse lineup of vendors. It’s going to be a remarkable celebration for outdoor enthusiasts. Can’t wait to see you there!

April 5, 2024 12:01 pm
Reply to  Heather Hughes

I’m pumped for all the fun activities and gear at the show! It’s fantastic to celebrate 30 years of this event. You might want to check out the latest camping gadgets showcased there. you could discover some awesome gear for your next outdoor adventure!

March 22, 2024 5:29 pm

Did you know the Big East Camping & Outdoor Sports Show is celebrating 30 years? It’s packed with cool stuff like the Beast of the East Archery tournament and the Big East Gear Grab Giveaway. Plus, there are free seminars, ax throwing, and even a goat petting zoo. Sounds like a blast!


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