those things you keep saying you should see or do will be right here this weekend at the annual Outdoor Expo. The event will be packed with activities for kids and adults, featuring more than 150 exhibitors from outdoor organizations and vendors to government agencies. Also, antlers, hides, skulls and head mounts from animals donated, seized by law enforcement or killed by cars, will be auctioned to fund wildlife crime efforts.
Shoot a gun.
Try target archery.
Go fish (kids only!).
Kayak in Lake Paddlemore.
Watch cowboy demonstrations.
Attend talks on wildlife and conservation.
See raptors, reptiles and small mammals.
Watch cowboys shoot while riding horses.
Check out OHVs, ATVs, boats, and RVs.
Cheer on the rock crawlers.
Hear about watercraft safety.
Learn cool camping tips.
Hike a field course.
Arizona Game and Fish Outdoor Expo
9 a.m.–5 p.m., Saturday, March 30
9 a.m.–4 p.m., Sunday, March 31
Ben Avery Shooting Facility
Watch for signs ½-mile west of I-17 on Carefree Highway
Free admission and parking. Food, beverages and outdoor products are typically cash only.