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2012 Sioux Empire Sportsmen's Show

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Around 200 exhibits including a big variety of new model boats, Rvs of all sizes, motors, docks, marine electronics, fishing gear, hunting and camping equipment, lodges, resorts, outfitters and campgrounds will be at the event. Daily seminars by fishing hunting pros will also be offered. Organizers say this is a fun family-friendly event. You can fish in the live trout pond Friday, Saturday, and Sunday. Admission is $7.00 for adults, $2.50 for kids 6-12, and kids five and under are free.

The show is being held at the Sioux Falls Arena and Convention Center. The show will be held this weekend:

Friday: Noon - 9:00pm

Saturday: 10:00am - 9:00pm

Sunday: 10:00am - 6:00pm

Several different speakers will be at the event:

Tommy Skarlis: Hot New Walleye Tactics, on Friday.

Chad Hines: Dog Training, on Friday.

Jason Mitchell: Crank Bait Methods, on Saturday and Sunday.

Tony Peterson: Bowhunting, Saturday and Sunday.

There will also be different special attractions at the show:

The Great Bear Show: Beautiful black bears display learned skills while trainer Bob Steele educates.

Great Lakes Timber Show: Cross-cutting logs, ax throwing, wood carving, antique tools, and more.

Kids' Fishing Workshops: Saturday and Sunday.

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