Meadow Event Park
13191 Dawn Blvd.
Doswell, VA 23047
I-95, Exit 98
Meet and learn from experts
Touch and feel products
Talk to guides and outfitters
See hunting celebrities
Fri. 1 - 7
Sat. 9 - 6
Sun. 10 - 5
3-Day Pass $18
Ages 12 and under FREE
84th ANNUAL VPSA VIRGINIA BIG GAME CONTEST
84th ANNUAL VPSA VIRGINIA BIG GAME CONTEST
The Virginia Peninsula Sportsmen’s Association (VPSA) and the Virginia Outdoor Sportsman Show will collaborate in August 2023 to produce Virginia’s only and oldest Deer, Bear, and Turkey judging contest. The contest has been sanctioned by the Virginia Department of Wildlife Resources (DWR) and will take place August 4 - 6 at the Meadow Event Park, Doswell, VA.
Kip Campbell host of Red Arrow TV on Pursuit Channel
Kip is a native to central Virginia growing up on the banks of the James River. In 2003 he joined up with Chad to form Shotfish Productions Inc. and began filming the pilot episode of Red Arrow. Today, the Red Arrow crew hunts all over the world but Kip still returns to his home in central Virginia. Red Arrow is now on its 12th season and you can check out their videos and find out more information using the links below.
2023 VA Outdoor Sportsman Show
2023 VA Outdoor Sportsman Show Teaser
Meet Tim Andrus host of Rush Outdoors TV on Pursuit Channel
Tim Andrus began his career with Realtree Outdoors in 1996 where he began his travels around the country and was soon filmed harvesting whitetails for the prestigious Monster Buck DVD Series. He then started speaking at many national engagements for sporting expos and outdoor shows. Finally, he joined Rush Outdoors TV where he is now releasing the 11th season of the show on the Pursuit channel. Tim has hunted in over 20 states and 5 Canadian Provinces chasing whitetail, mule, deer, bear, waterfowl, and turkey using bow, rifle and muzzleloader. With a true passion for the outdoors, he states that he is a huge fan of, “do-it-yourself hunting trips in the west and Midwest. Where it’s like a challenge to go one on one on their turf.”
Archery Trick Shooting with Byron Ferguson
Byron uses a traditional long bow and no sights or other gadgets when he shoots. He has been hailed for his skill and accuracy when it comes to his abilities with his bow. Renowned for his many tricks such as shooting dimes out of thin air, splitting playing cards in half, shooting arrows through a diamond ring and more he is a favored attraction by many. He is the author of the book “Become the Arrow” and is “master craftsman” of the bow. You won’t want to miss seeing this guy in action! Follow links below to find out more about Byron.
Compliments of St. Croix
One Rod System given away EACH DAY!
Meet Carson Koury Host of The Final Draw on Sportsman Channel
Carson Koury killed his first deer when he was 5 years old and hunting quickly became his way of life. His specialty is speaking to the “everyday American Hunter.” His goal is filling his freezer and not necessarily the trophy on the wall. He discusses topics like what it means to be a true sportsman, his love and passion for archery, his recommended hunting gear, and more. As reported by The Revolution in July of 2022 he filled his tags on the first day of hunting season for several years running.
Learn How to Butcher a Deer with Chef Albert
Albert Wutsch, is a certified executive chef and culinary educator who combines his mastery of cooking with his passion for the great outdoors. Chef currently works for Outdoor Solutions as Chef Instructor/Co-Host for “From Field to Table Events” across North America and Chef consultant for video and recipe development. http://www.fromfieldtotable.com
Meet Travis Stauch of Ramrod Bowfishing
Travis Stauch, owner of Ramrod Bowfishing and the 2018 duck calling champion. His company, Ramrod Bowfishing operates in Northern Virginia and offers charters to small groups to catch the norther snakehead, blue catfish, long-nosed gar, and more.
Travis is also the co-owner of Wild Valley Outfitters Saskatchewan.
“Travis grew up fishing, crabbing, and waterfowl hunting he is intimately familiar with the Potomac River,” according to the Northern Virginia Magazine.
Duck Decoys with Virginia Waterfowlers Association
Duck Decoy Carving Workshops & Decoy Painting
FREE For Kids!
Friday, Aug. 4th
1 - 3 PM - Decoy Painting
3 - 4:30 PM - Decoy Construction & Painting
4:30 - 6:30 PM - Decoy Painting
Saturday, Aug. 5th
9 AM - 12 PM - Decoy Painting
12:30 PM - 3 PM - Decoy Construction & Painting
3 PM - 5:30 PM - Decoy Painting
Sunday, Aug. 6th
10 AM - 12 PM - Decoy Painting
12:30 PM - 2:30 PM - Decoy Construction & Painting
2:30 PM - 4:30 PM - Decoy Painting
Come and check out the Hawg Tank.
Watch bait demos, ask questions, and enjoy!
Friday, August 4 @ 3:30PM
Saturday, August 5 @ 11:30AM & 3:30PM
Sunday, August 6 @ 11AM & 3PM
Virginia Department of Wildlife Resources
Hunters Education Class
Saturday, August 3, 2024
FREE! Registration Required!
This is the basic hunter education program required for new hunters in Virginia. It is being held in conjunction with the Virginia Outdoorman Show at the Meadow Event Park.
Lunch will be provided.
Students are required to obtain a study manual (available on the DWR website) and complete the review section at the end of the manual. The completed review questions must be turned in on the day of the class.