Largest Gun and Sportsman?s Show in 27 Years hits Northern BC

(Dawson Creek, BC) The Dawson Creek Sportsman’s Club is hosting their 27th annual Gun Show and Sportsman Show, April 3rd and 4th in Dawson Creek, and it will be larger than ever.

?We?re thrilled to announce that this will be our biggest show in 27 years,? explained Brenda Mathias, Membership Director for the Dawson Creek Sportsman?s Club. Mathias, who has been organizing this event for more than 10 years, anticipates an entertaining weekend for families across the Peace Country.

?Not only will this be our biggest, but we?re also expecting it to be one of our best. We?ve got top-of-the-line exhibits from across Western Canada, camo face painting and activities for kids, some fantastic raffle prizes and much, much more.?

The show will run from 9 am ? 6 pm on Saturday, April 3, and 9 am ? 4 pm on Sunday, April 4, at the Kin Arena, 1101 – 106 Avenue, Dawson Creek, B.C.

Exhibitors are coming from as far away as Edmonton, Calgary, Penticton and Port Alberni.

Several items on display and for sale include:

TaxidermyFirearms and accessories

ATV’sFlies (for Flyfishing) & tackle

Custom KnivesReloading supplies

Tannery itemsCartridge displays

RiflescopesPaintball supplies

While at the show, attendees can also challenge the Canadian Boating Course to get their boating license. Other activities include camo face painting; watching fly tiers in action; and the debut of a NEW Laser Shooting game (for kids of all ages).

Prizes available in this year’s raffle will be: Hawkair Trip for Two to Vancouver; $400.00 shopping spree at the winner?s choice (The Butcher Block, IGA or Corlane Sporting Goods); custom knife by Joe Breti; and a Fishing combo.

For further information, please contact Brenda Mathias at (250)782-2111.

The Dawson Creek Sportsman?s Club is a non-profit society promoting shooting sports for young and old, both firearms and archery, and is involved in projects which enhance wildlife habitat and conservation. The DCSC is also a member of the B.C. Wildlife Federation.