Whether it was for the Lakoskys, the whitetails, the Kids Zone or any of the many other potential draws (wild turkeys, other outdoors celebrities, cutting-edge seminars, a coliseum floor packed with notable vendors …), the Classic had something for everyone.
Deer & Turkey Show
As Deer and Turkey Classic headliners, Lakoskys’ incredible journey leads back to where it all started
It’s been a whirlwind adventure, from Tiffany’s first deer to Outdoor News Deer and Turkey Classic headliner for the couple, both from Columbia Heights.
Also, youth firearms safety class, laser-shooting attraction and appearance by DNR commissioner among draws for annual event.
Winners who couldn’t attend awards ceremony and did not receive a ribbon or first-place Cabela’s gift card should contact Eric Meyer at (763) 537-3326.
The huge crowds at the 2017 Outdoor News Deer and Turkey Classic were probably here to see all things whitetails and turkeys. But that they were treated to that and so much more made for a memorable atmosphere and weekend.
He embraces the important role hunting plays in his life as the youngest in the “Raised Hunting” family.
Show kicks off Friday, with 10 hours of whitetails, gobblers and more Saturday and a third day of action Sunday at the Minnesota State Fairgrounds.
David Holder of “Raised Hunting” fame talks about what it means for his family to serve as headliners during the 2017 Outdoor News Deer and Turkey Classic. (Brian Peterson photo)For the last three years, David and Karin Holder and their sons Warren and Easton have brought their “the-family-that-hunts-together-stays-together” mentality to the Outdoor Channel with “Raised Hunting,” a show about an average American…
Minnesota Outdoor News editor Tim Spielman, left, and Outdoor News Man of the Year Ray Gildow. (Brian Peterson photo)Ray Gildow, a legendary guide — he is, after all, part of the legendary Nisswa Guides League — and a longtime volunteer and conservation advocate is Outdoor News’ Man of the Year. Gildow was recognized and presented with the award at the…
While giving sportsmen and women the chance to celebrate the tradition of hunting, show also will give them an opportunity to learn about issues that ultimately could affect their outdoor pursuits.
See the renowned Minnesota wildlife artists at the Art Barbarians booth.
Show scheduled March 10-12 at Warner Coliseum, State Fairgrounds.
The Outdoor News “year in review” appeared in this week’s print edition, and here’s how staffers ranked the biggest outdoors stories from a year that brought us public lands battles and President Trump
The best showcase of Minnesota bucks under one roof is on tap at the inaugural Outdoor News Deer & Turkey Show, set for Feb. 26-28 at the Warner Coliseum on the Minnesota State Fairgrounds.
The biggest known Minnesota buck kill from this past season will be on display at the Outdoor News Deer & Turkey Show at the State Fairgrounds Feb. 26-28.
The inaugural Outdoor News Deer & Turkey Show features a lineup of speakers that includes local and national hunting experts.
Wildlife art will be in the making during the Outdoor News Deer & Turkey Show next month at the State Fairgrounds.
Charter buses from Rochester area and 94 corridor will run to Minnesota State Fairgrounds on Sunday. Feb. 28
Five of the more outstanding trophy deer mounts that will be on display at the Outdoor News Deer & Turkey Show, will actually be replicas with interesting backstories behind them.
Get your antlers scored and entered in the “Big Game Records of Minnesota” recordbook at the Outdoor News Deer & Turkey Show.