The 58th annual Oklahoma City Winter Boat Show is Thursday through Sunday at State Fair Park.
The show will be held in the Travel and Transportation Building and the Cox Pavilion.
Boats, personal watercraft, boat accessories, ski equipment and apparel will be on display.
The show opens at 4 p.m. Thursday, noon on Friday and 10 a.m. on Saturday. It closes at 8 p.m. each day.
Sunday’s hours are 11 a.m. until 5 p.m. Tickets are $9. Ages 11 and younger receive free admission.
Discount coupons are available at Oklahoma 7-Eleven stores. For more information, visit, www.okcboats.com.
Predator hunting tourney in Blanchard
A hunting tournament for coyotes and bobcats is scheduled Saturday in Blanchard.
Cash prizes and gear will be awarded to winners in of the Central Oklahoma Predator Challenge.
Entry fee per one to three-man teams is $100. The team that checks in the most legally killed predators wins the main competition.
For more information, visit www.centraloklahomapredatorchallenge.blogspot.com, or call Chad Swindell at 412-8876.
Tournament anglers sought
Backwater Bassin’ Team Trail is seeking new teams for the 2013 season which starts March 9.
Tournament lakes are normally within a two-hour drive from Oklahoma City such as Sardis, Eufaula and Texoma. New membership fee is $75 with optional big bass and big stringer $10 each.
One day tournaments are $80, two day tournaments are $120 and $160 for the championship tournament. A cookout follows each two day event.
Field trials for bird dogs
The Oklahoma Region of National Shoot to Retrieve Association will be holding three spring trials that are open to all pointing breeds.
The trial weekends for the bird dogs are Jan. 26-27 in El Reno, Feb. 9-10 in Minco and March 16-17 in Enid.
New participants or spectators who just want to learn more about our trials are invited.
For more information, contact David Lacy at 409-7526 or visit www.oknstra.netkennel.com for more information.
Wildlife conservation seminar in Ponca City
The Kaw Valley Chapter of the National Wild Turkey Federation is holding a wildlife conservation seminar Feb. 2 in Ponca City.
The seminar will be from 8:30 a.m. until 2:30 p.m. at the Pioneer Technology Center.
Experts from various wildlife agencies and universities will address topics such as regional wildlife habitat needs, use of prescribed fire, forestry, wildlife assistance programs, public lands management in Kansas and Oklahoma, forestry and more.
Registration is $10 through Jan. 31 or $15 at the door. Seating is limited.
Edmond DU banquet
The Edmond chapter of Ducks Unlimited will hold a fundraising banquet Feb. 16 at the National Cowboy and Western Heritage Museum.
Doors open at 6 p.m. with dinner at 7 p.m. The auction will follow at 8 p.m.
For more information, call Carl Tipton at 478-1234 or Jack Mitchell at 285-4232.