International Sportsmen’s Expo & Arizona Boat Show 2017

For Hunters, Fishermen, Anglers and Campers

International Sportsmen's Expo
International Sportsmen's Expo, used with permission.

The International Sportsmen's Expo & Arizona Boat Show is Arizona's largest sportsmen's show. At the International Sportsmen's Expo you'll find a diverse exhibition of outdoor products and services. Outdoor enthusiasts can attend expert-led seminars, try new products, and even test their skills.

What is the International Sportsmen’s Expo?

An estimated 325 exhibitors will take part in the three-day event. Browse or shop for the latest, cutting-edge gear for the hunter, angler and family camper.

When is it?

Thursday, March 23, 2017 from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Friday, March 24, 2017 from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Saturday, March 25, 2017 from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Sunday, March 26, 2017 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Where is it?

WestWorld in North Scottsdale. Here is a map with directions to WestWorld.

How do I get tickets and how much are they?

Tickets are $15 for adults for each day. Children 15 and under are free with a paid adult. Tickets are available at the show or online.

There is a charge to park at WestWorld. Bring $5 cash.

Are discounts available?

Not that I know of.

What else should I know?

There will be hundreds of fishing, hunting and outdoor-product and service companies as well as seminars on topics relating to Arizona wildlife, fishing, hunting and boating.Some of the attractions for attendees include the Offroad Test Track, Adventure Theater, Aquarium Demo Tank and Trophy Elk and Deer Displays.

Activities for kids include two catch-and-release fishing ponds, a casting area and an archery shoot. There’s also a zipline ride and rock-climbing wall.

At the Arizona Boat Show, the Valley’s top marine dealers will present about 120 sport, pleasure and fishing boats, as well as rafts, kayaks and stand-up paddleboards. Marine-accessory exhibitors will also be in attendance.

Most demonstrations and activities are included with your admission, but there are some activities that have an extra charge.

What else is there to do?

  • Action Water Sports Pond with pro wakeboarders and stand-up paddle boarding demos.
  • Pros will teach fishing techniques at the Aquarium Tank.
  • Test ATVs and UTVs at the Offroad Test Track.
  • Get free casting lessons from the Desert Fly Casters and Arizona Flycasters.
  • Find treasure during the on-site geocaching adventure.
  • Meet the Wilderness Man, Todd Jostes, to learn about survival techniques, tools, and natural medicines.
  • Dan Kidder, the Gear Guru, will answer product-related questions at the Outdoor Product Showcase, where visitors can see and sign up to win gear.
  • Compete at the High Impact Archery Range, or enter the fly-casting contest.

You'll probably want to check the schedule to see when everything happens.

What if I have more questions?

For more information, visit the International Sportsmen’s Expo online.

All dates, times, prices and offerings are subject to change without notice.