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Backwoods Hunting and Fishing Expo opens Friday

by Ed Godfrey Published: February 25, 2013
in Oklahoma City, February  25 , 2011. Photo by Steve Gooch, The Oklahoman
in Oklahoma City, February 25 , 2011. Photo by Steve Gooch, The Oklahoman

The 26th annual Backwoods Hunting and Fishing Expo opens Friday in the Travel and TransportationBuilding at StateFairPark.

The three-day show opens Friday at noon and Saturday at 9 a.m. It closes at 8:30 p.m. each day. On Sunday, show hours are 10 a.m. until 5 p.m.

Admission is $10 for adults. Children ages 10 and younger receive free admission.

In addition to numerous hunting and fishing vendors, the show will feature Muzzy’s 200-inch whitetail deer exhibit, a National Wild Turkey Federation sanctioned turkey calling contest, the Bass Tank with Brad Campbell, the Texas Snake Handlers with Joe Martin and more.

For more information, visit www.backwoodsshow.com.

by Ed Godfrey
Copy Editor, Outdoors Editor, Rodeo, River Sports Reporter
Ed Godfrey was born in Muskogee and raised in Stigler. He has worked at The Oklahoman for 25 years. During that time, he has worked a myriad of beats for The Oklahoman including both the federal and county courthouse in Oklahoma City for more...
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