2011 Eastern Sports & Outdoor Show Includes Hank Parker & Babe Winkelman
HARRISBURG, PA –-(Ammoland.com)- Hank Parker and Babe Winkelmen, two legends of the fishing world, are headlining the NEW Fishing Experience at the 2011 Eastern Sports & Outdoor Show presented by Outdoor Channel and Comcast, February 5-13, State Farm Show Complex, Harrisburg.
“The NEW Fishing Experience is designed to promote fishing as well as educate and entertain fishing enthusiasts of all skill levels and ages,” said Chris O’Hara, Event Director.
“In the world of fishing it doesn’t get any bigger than Hank Parker and Babe Winkelman. Their skills, accomplishments and ability to teach others are amazing,” says Chris O’Hara, Event Director.
The NEW Fishing Experience has several elements designed to educate and entertain attendees of the Show including:
- All New Seminar Stage and Demo Pool – Try before you buy any fishing lure or rod!
- Hank Parker – Feb. 8-10 seminars at the New Seminar Stage and Demo Pool.
- Babe Winkelman – Feb. 11-13 seminars at the New Seminar Stage and Demo Pool.
- Expert Trout Fishing Seminars with Frank Nale – Feb. 5,6, 10-13
- Trout Filleting and Cooking – Learn how to properly handle your fresh catch in the field and turn it into a delicious meal when you get home.
- Bass Pro Shops Hawg Tank – Daily Seminars with Regional and National Pros and Experts.
- Kids Casting Contest – Capital City Bassmasters Casting Contest each weekend plus daily casting demos.
- Kids Trout Pond
- Fishing Simulator
For more information on the complete schedule of seminar speakers, contests and family entertainment offered at the 2011 Eastern Sports & Outdoors Show, log onto www.easternsportshow.com.
Other Eastern Sports & Outdoors Show sponsors include: Thompson/Center Arms, Cabela’s and Michael Waddell’s Bone Collector.
The Eastern Sports & Outdoor Show presented by Outdoor Channel and Comcast, now in its 56th year, has grown to be the largest outdoor hunting and fishing event of its kind in North America. With more than 1,200 exhibitors, The Eastern Sports & Outdoor Show brings the passion for the outdoors–indoors–by bringing outdoor sports enthusiasts of all ages from across the country to view the latest and best in hunting and fishing gear, shop for ATV’s and RV’s and plan & book hunting and fishing trips with outfitters & charters from around the world. The Eastern Sports & Outdoor Show also offers a wide range of seminars presented by experts along with hunting- and fishing-related contests and family-oriented entertainment.