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Adventure Outdoors Expo in Heber Springs

May 25 @ 11:00 am - May 26 @ 7:00 pm

ADVENTURE OUTDOORS EXPO

Heber Springs Community Center – 201 Bobbie Jean Lane – 11:00 am – 7:00 pm

Kick off the Summer by coming on out to the Adventure Outdoors Expo: Be amazed by the AGFC Mobile Aquarium and the huge National Guard inflatable Obstacle Course. Check out “Food Vendors Row” with all you can imagine bbq, hamburgers, hotdogs, beef & chicken nachos, funnel cakes, fried Oreos & more! Then dine/relax at the inside seated area near the “little” kids zone. Watch Dutch Oven Cooking or Stand Up Paddle Board demos and check out the variety of exhibitors from RV’s to kayaks, bikes and lots more. Bring your phone and take your picture at two different photo booths. Grab some fishing gear from Bill Orr at the expo, and head out to the river or lake and catch a few fish or book a guide like Tommy Cauley at the expo. Just for attending the Expo you get a chance to win an Old Town Loon Kayak – A Premier Door Prize, plus take part in a $750 gift card raffled off toward a paddleboard, bike or kayak at “Sulphur Creek Outfitters”. Another fabulous Raffle will be for (2 people) includes a Private Air Plane ride/tour over Greers Ferry Lake with Charles Evans and a one night stay at Red Apple & round of golf($600 value). Last but not least, is raffle item #3: 2-Person, full day, Little Red River Float Trip/(2 kayaks plus a shuttle to and from)by Sulphur Creek Outfitters a $150 value. Enjoy the live acoustical music from 5:00 – 7:00 each evening(indoors). it will make you feel right at home while the kids roast marshmallows over a fire near the white tent. Bounce houses will delight the young at heart while you catch up on your “Yoga with Rachel”. From aquaponics to fly casting with an RL Winston Fly Rod, you are sure to find something of interest at the Adventure Outdoors Expo. Saturday, May 25 and Sunday, May 26 from 11:00 to 7:00 – Heber Springs Community Center at 201 Bobbie Jean Lane off of Hwy 25B North. Watch for the banner.

Saturday, May 25th
11:00 Expo Opening Ceremonies & Yoga class: 10 “Simple” Yoga poses that help everyone at any age
with Rachel Raglin – (Indoors, near exhibitor area)
11:00 – 3:00 Dutch Oven Cooking Demonstration – Cathie Wright, (white tent outside)
12:00. Stand Up Paddle Board Demo – Parker Lipsey, (Aquatics bldg.)
1:30 Aquaponic & hydroponic gardening demonstration – (Indoors, near exhibitor area)
2:00 Fly Casting – Frank Barton – Sponsored by RL Winston Fly Rods (Out on the pond near the parking lot)
3:00 Paddling 101 – Frank Barton/Frank Wimberley – (Aquatics bldg.)
4:00 Fish Finder Guide Service – Tommy Cauley – (Indoors, near exhibitor area)
5:00 – 7:00 Live Acoustical MUSIC You will not want to miss (Indoors, near exhibitor area).
Roast yourself some marshmallows at the fire pit near the white tent outside
7:00 Expo closes for the evening – See you tomorrow

Sunday, May 26th Ride the Mechanical Bull – Sunday only
11:00 Basic Bicycle Maintenance, Safety & Emergency Repair (indoors, exhibitor area) – John Stark
12:00 Stand Up Paddle Board demo – John Stark & Parker Lipsey (Aquatics Building)
1:30 Aquaponic & hydroponic gardening demonstration (Indoors, near exhibitor area)
2:00 Benefits of practicing “Yoga Outdoors” – Come get inspired and develop your inner strength with Rachel Raglin. Look for the mats
3:00 Paddling 101 – Frank Barton/Frank Wimberley – (Aquatics Bldg.)
4:00 Fly Casting – Frank Barton – Sponsored by RL Winston Fly Rods (Out on the pond near the parking lot)
5:00 – 7:00 Live MUSIC – You will not want to miss (Indoors near exhibitor area) & Roast some marshmallows Old Town Loon Kayak – Premier Door Prize Winner Announced. Sponsored by: Sulphur Creek Outfitters & All Raffle Winners announced!
7:00 Expo closed – Thank you for coming. Hope you had a great time & safe travels

 

Host of Adventure Outdoors Expo: Greers Ferry Lake Trails Council, “Building multi-use hiking trails for a healthier community”. www.gfltc.com

Details

Start:
May 25 @ 11:00 am
End:
May 26 @ 7:00 pm
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Website:
www.gfltc.com