Sioux Empire Sportsman’s Show
- Ticket prices vary
- Sioux Falls Arena
The Sioux Falls Sportsmen's Boat, Camping and Vacation show is FIVE shows in one location!
Hours are Thursday, 5-9pm; Friday, noon-9 pm; Saturday 10am-9pm; and Sunday 10am-6pm. Admission is $7 for adults, Children 6-12 $2.50, Children 5 & under FREE. Purchase tickets at the door.
It's a boat show, featuring runabouts, fishing boats, fiberglass boats, personal watercraft, pontoons, and more.
It's a camping and RV show, featuring motor homes, travel trailers, truck campers, tent trailers, mini-homes, fifth wheelers, conversion vans, camping and travel accessories.
It's a hunting and fishing show! Fishing tackle, hunting gear, sports equipment, and taxidermy. Fishing resorts and charters!
It's a Travel Show. Hunting grounds, fishing resorts, campgrounds, outfitters, fly-in camps, Great Lakes charters, and vacation areas in numerous states and Canada.
A special highlight is the return of Twiggy, the Water Skiiing Squirrel.
Free daily seminars are designed for outdoor enthusiasts looking for some tips and ideas. Dave Csanda from Lindner's Angling Edge offers seminars on Thursday and Friday, while professional fisherman Ted Takasaki is at the show on Saturday and Sunday. Bowhunter Marlene Odahlen-Hinz offers advice on Thursday and Friday, while hunter Todd Amenrud appears during the weekend.
Kids get in on the action during the weekend Kids' Fishing Workshops with the pros from Cabela's. These fun sessions are scheduled Saturday at 11 a.m. and Sunday at noon. The always-popular Live Trout Pond is open every day.
Produced by Cenaiko Productions, Inc. of Minneapolis, the Sioux Empire Sportsmen's Show is sponsored by the Cosmopolitan club of Sioux Falls and Grain Belt Premium.