Looking for a great way to beat the heat and enjoy some outdoors-related fun? Visit the Arizona Get Outdoors Expo in Flagstaff this weekend.
The event will be held at the Pepsi Amphitheater at Fort Tuthill County Park, 2446 Fort Tuthill Loop, Flagstaff. Hours are 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday, June 24, and 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Sunday, June 25.
Presented by R Entertainment company with support from AZGFD, Bonneville Radio (KTAR and Arizona Sports), Great Circle Media (KAFF), and Bodnar Boat Works, the Expo offers a one-stop exploration of the great outdoors for the whole family, with hands-on activities, exhibitors and vendors from across the outdoor industry, talks and demos, and more.
The Arizona Game and Fish Department will have a presence, with a catch-and-release fishing pond (sponsored by the Arizona Elk Society), archery, a BB gun range, live wildlife from the department’s wildlife center, exhibits on off-highway vehicle recreation and the Operation Game Thief program, and an information booth.
Other Expo features will include entertainment from the Paul Bunyan Lumberjack Show (featuring thrilling feats from world champion lumberjacks), a rock climbing wall, and educational seminars and demos.
Tickets are $8 (online advance purchase only, plus tax and fees), but if you use Promo Code AZGO2017 when you buy your tickets (http://www.azgetoutdoors.com/tickets.html), you’ll receive a 50% discount. Children age 12 and under are free, as are military and first responders.
If you can’t make the Flagstaff event, the Scottsdale Arizona Get Outdoors Expo will be held July 15-16 in 300,000 square feet of air-conditioned space at WestWorld, 16601 N Pima Road, Scottsdale.