Glendale, AZ-The 13th annual Arizona International Sportsmen’s Exposition (ISE) takes over the University of Phoenix Stadium, Feb. 21-24th.
Some 300 exhibiting companies will rendezvous to fill the 160,000-square-foot stadium floor. Vendor booths include local, regional and international destinations, guides and outfitters, travel bureaus, manufacturers and retailers, boat and camping RV dealers, houseboats, ATVs and four-wheelers, magazine and book publishers, websites, enthusiast clubs and groups, and nonprofit organizations representing a wide range of outdoor interests.
In addition to the largest display all year of outdoor destinations and products, ISE Phoenix offers seminar theaters, interactive features, and contests for newcomer to expert and young to senior enthusiasts. Scott Leysath, host of The Sportsman Channel’s hit show, “Dead Meat”, will make a special appearance Friday and Saturday, cooking….
This year’s show activities include the popular DockDogs water-jumping contest, giant archery range, huge casting pond, 40-ft.-long, fish-filled aquarium tank, two trophy displays, and an expansive Youth Fair, co-hosted by Arizona Game and Fish Department. This special event features archery, shooting safety, catch-and-release fishing, live-animal display, and new radio-controlled offroading track and youth contest. AZGFD also presents the modestly named but extremely popular “asset sale,” which features seized hides, horns and other items, raising money for law-enforcement operations throughout Arizona.
ISE is proud to again sponsor a weekend Scouts Challenge, partnering with Grand Canyon Council Boy Scouts of America, which, for the first time, will co-locate its annual Scout-O-Rama on UoP’s giant west lawn, Saturday, during the ISE.
ADMISSION & HOURS: $12 adult admission. Parking is free, as is admission to youth under 15 and Active Military with military ID.
SPECIAL OFFERS: Friend ISE at www.Facebook.com/SportsExpos; or purchase a Scout’s Coupon Book (available locally) for special two-for-one ISE admission
HOURS: Thurs & Fri 10:00am – 6:00pm; Sat 10:00am – 6:00pm; Sun 10:00am – 5:00pm.
SEMINAR SCHEDULES & INFO: SportsExpos.com, info@SportsExpos.com
About International Sportsmen’s Exposition:
Since 1975 the International Sportsmen’s Expositions (ISE) has garnered acclaim for producing America’s premier sportsman’s show. The 2013 Western Tour includes stops in California, Colorado, Arizona, Nevada and Utah.
Each of the five ISE shows includes representatives from resorts and lodges, outdoor-product manufacturers, boat and offroad-vehicle dealers, regional and specialty retailers, hunting and fishing guides and outfitters, national and local conservation organizations, enthusiast magazines, television shows and websites, state and federal government agencies, and nonprofit groups representing the huge span of outdoor activities. To learn more, visit: http://www.sportsexpos.com/