FEBRUARY 1 – 5, 2023

Wed – Fri: 12noon – 8pm
Saturday: 10am – 8pm
Sunday: 10am – 4pm

SHOW ATTRACTIONS

A full list of the attractions from the 2022 Washington Sportsmen’s Show are below.

Public lands advocate and hunter Randy Newberg joins us Thursday to Sunday at the Washington Sportsmen’s Show.  He’ll be hosting daily Q&A sessions in the Hunting Theater.  It’s your opportunity to meet Randy and have a conversation. Randy’s a genuinely good guy, wonderful to talk to and a wealth of information that he’s ready to share.

Famous Dave’s Outdoor Cooking Competition is back…and it’s bigger and better than ever! With some of the top names in outdoor grilling and barbecuing coming to compete it’s your opportunity to talk to the experts and watch them do their thing.  Over the 5 days of the show they’ll be cooking steaks, burgers, brisket, wild game, chicken, pork ribs, salmon, Dutch oven breads and desserts, even chili! The cooks competing come from all over North America…this is the real deal! These are sanctioned events with professional judging and OMG is the food good!

Addicted Fishing’s Alaska movie, “The Kings Return”, premieres Friday night from 7:00PM to 9:30PM at the Washington Sportsmen’s Show. This is a full-on Addicted Fishing special event with the Addicted Crew at the show. It’s a first ever Addicted event at the Washington Sportsmen’s Show.  This is a ticketed event…seating is limited. These tickets are solely for the movie and not for admittance into the Washington Sportsmen’s Show. Those tickets must be purchased separately. This is going to be one special evening of fun with the guys from Addicted Fishing!

With more than 10,000 entries since its inception in the mid-90’s, the Head and Horns Competition has logged hundreds of new records…yours’ could be the next! For $10 our certified measurers will measure your antlers, horns, head or turkey beard.  If you choose to enter it in the competition, that’s another $30.  The prizes are fantastic! Special thanks to our Head & Horns sponsors who have provided the prizes. They include: Leupold, Gerber, Danner, Fort Knox, Ruger, RMEF, Muzzy, Block Targets, LaCrosse, and Rage.

Leif Steffny of NW Fishing Secrets is making his first appearance at the Washington Sportsmen’s Show. NW Fishing Secrets is a wildly popular YouTube channel with about 100 videos showcasing catching and cooking a variety of NW fish and shellfish species. Leif will be hosting a seminar during the day on Saturday and then a Saturday night event featuring a new video he’s debuting at the show! It’s an opportunity to meet and talk to Leif and have some fun connecting with him and other NW Fishing Secret fans. The evening event is first come, first serve.  Seating’s limited and the event runs from 7PM to 9PM. 

Want to get the most out of your fish finder? Then make sure you stop by the Garmin Tech Center to learn how. Top pros share their expertise in the use of fishing electronics including mapping, sidefinder technology and GPS use. Even if you’re proficient with your electronics this is always well worth the time to brush up on some of the basics as well as ask the questions you need answered so you’re getting everything you should be from your fishing electronics.

The Wall of Kings is one of the most impressive trophy displays to be found anywhere on the planet! It’s a collection of big game mounts that will amaze any deer or elk hunter.  It’s truly a collection of some incredibly impressive and beautiful animals.  And appropriately, you’ll find it close to the Head & Horns Competition.

Everyone wins with Toyota’s Fistful of Cheaters! It’s easy and it’s free. Just go to the Toyota booth, sign-up and get in line.  When it’s your turn take your turn at the tank filled with Beau Mac Cheaters. Whatever you’re able to capture you take home with you. And, if one of the Cheaters you grab happens to have a Toyota logo on it, you win a prize! The prizes are pretty awesome too! Stoves, headlamps, crab rings, folding utensils, sunglasses, fillet knives, dry bags, hammocks and much more!

Survival expert Brett Stoffel, sponsored by the Western Washington Toyota Dealers, is conducting daily seminars and he’s also at the Toyota booth the entire show.  His expertise has saved the lives of those that have attended his seminars. Learn to make fire under the most difficult conditions. Learn survival basics and what you should always have with you or in your vehicle anytime you venture into the backcountry.

Bring the kids for Duck Decoy Painting! It’s free and fun! Everything’s provided, duck decoy blanks, paint, brushes, even smocks to keep the kids clean.  Kids are welcome to create their version of the ultimate duck decoy.  And when they’re done producing their masterpiece, they’re welcome to take them home!

Friday is Elk Day! All the hunting seminars are focused on elk.  DIY hunts, public lands hunting, how to get started and best hunting practices and tactics. Whether you’re just getting started or you’ve been hunting elk your entire life, make Friday at the Washington Sportsmen’s Show your day to celebrate the great American sport of elk hunting.