2017 & 2018 Show Line-Up

The Florida Sportsman Expo has something for everyone — anglers, boaters and hunters with seminars, demonstrations and exhibits offering fantastic show specials.

Visitors will be treated to an array of indoor and outdoor events for anglers, hunters and boaters. Each day brings fishing seminars from the local guides and experts along with an indoor fly casting pond and the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission (FWC) kid’s fishing derby and scavenger hunt including goody bags. The Baits, Rigs and Tackle Academy has room for up to 60 anglers to take turns sitting at tables with all supplies and tackle while Florida Sportsman staff gives hands-on instruction on properly rigging baits and lures. The centerpiece of Florida Sportsman Expo’s is seminar stages addressing inshore, offshore, surf, pier and bridge fishing, kayak fishing, flyfishing and hunting. Seminars run continually on both Saturday and Sunday. Those interested in fly fishing will receive free fly casting and fly-tying instruction from local experts. Learn how to effectively throw a cast net at the cast net pit. FWC will display exhibits of interest to boaters and hunters as well as the Florida Sportsman Grand Slam Tank, a 500-gallon mobile saltwater aquarium.

It’s a great chance for everyone from beginners to experts to learn new tactics, pick up added skills and take advantage of show specials. If you love the outdoors, you don’t want to miss this show.

Tickets at show box office are $8 for adults and kids 12 and under with parents are free. Military and first responders receive 50% off with ID. Show hours run 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Saturday, and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Sunday.

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