This April on the 28th, 29th, and 30th is the first annual Delmarva Outdoors Expo at the state fairgrounds in Harrington, Delaware. This event will feature many demonstrations and competitions. A dock dog competition all three days starting at four on Friday, competing for distance, height, and retrieval speed. We will have more details about that soon. Also a Retriever Dog Demonstration by Will Kernodle with the First State Retriever Club, with the help of Bob and Teresa Tebbens from the Turtlecreek Retrievers of Greenwood, Delaware. They will be demonstrating how dogs retrieve in waterfowl hunting situations or field work. Also a blind retrieve demonstration using whistles and hand commands. A 3D archery display and competition by CJ Winks archery open to anyone who would like to compete. Participants will need to bring their own bows and arrows for the competition. This will be a three day competition with qualifying rounds the first two days and final rounds on that Sunday. We will have costs, rules, and more details soon for the 3D archery. There are more events we are working on and will announce them soon.
Vendors, yard sale, food trucks, giveaways, door prizes, presentations, and demonstrations all three days. The cost is $5 a day or $10 for a weekend pass. Which will only be available online prior to the event. Daily passes will be available at the event everyday. Hours for the Delmarva Outdoors Expo are as follows … Friday the 28TH: 4PM-9PM, Saturday the 29TH: 11AM – 7PM, and Sunday the 30TH: 11AM-4PM. We also have the Delmarva Outdoors Expo Facebook page you should visit to keep up with information and share pictures of the expo.
I will keep you posted weekly with updates about sponsors, presentations and demonstrations as they are added. Sponsors include ASAP Screen Printing, Delaware Surf Fishing, and Techno Goober. We have more sponsors and vendors to announce since this expo is building quickly. If you are interested in a Vendor and Sponsor Application for the Delmarva Outdoor Expo, download the application and mail them to address on the form. If you need more information there is a contact number and email address at the bottom of the application and download the Delmarva Outdoors Expo Yard Sale Policy and Vendor Terms and Conditions Agreement. We hope to see you all there, this is going to be a great annual event.