Events

Listed below are a bunch of local fishing events that are coming up soon in our Minneapolis/St. Paul and surrounding areas. Most Events are free, but if they are not we will mention the cost.

In most cases many of our ProStaff will be attending. If you are interested in going with us or meeting us there, just let us know! We would love for you to join us!

 

November/December:

 

November 7th, 7:00pm -Dave Genz (the father of modern day ice fishing) is speaking at Thorne Bro’s in Blaine, MN. This is not a very well known event and will be very personal. It will be an awesome chance to talk, ask questions, and hang out with Dave Genz!

 

November 16-18 (times in link) –  Hard water Ice Fishing Expo. Awesome Event, but it does cost $10 for adults, $6 for teens, and free for kids.

More details: http://www.nscsports.org/page/show/526698-hard-water-ice-fishing-expo

November 17th (9am-6pm) – Gander Mountain First Ice Expo. Happens at the Forest Lake location. Sit in on seminars with Brian Brosdahl, Dave Genz, Tony Roach and Ted Takasaki. Some of our ProStaff will be attending this, feel free to join us. Also first 500 guests recive a long sleeve ice expo shirt. Former Minnesota Viking Jim Kleinsasser will also be there from 1pm-2:30pm!

More details: http://www.gandermountain.com/modperl/storelocator.cgi?r=storeEvent&storeID=485&EventID=33175

November 17-18 (10am-2pm) - Cabela’s Ice Force Weekend at Rogers, MN. Ice fishing Seminars by In-Depth-Outdoors ProStaff, including James Holst, Grant Sorenson, Tony Roach and Bill Shreck. Topics being covered include: Getting loud for ice fishing (Sat. & Sun. 10am), Productive Early Ice Walleye Patterns (Sat. 12pm), Spoon Fed Walleyes (Sat. 2pm, Sun. 12pm).
More details - http://www.cabelas.com/retail-stores-rogers.shtml

November 17-18 (10am-3pm) - Cabela’s Ice Force Weekend at Owatonna, MN. Ice fishing Seminars by Joel Nelson and Dave Koonce. Topics include: Go Big or Go Home – Upsizing for All Species (Sat. & Sun. 10am and 2pm), Untapped Backwaters – Safe Passage and Shallow Tactics (Sat. & Sun. 12pm)
More details - http://www.cabelas.com/retail-stores-owatonna.shtml

November 17-18 (10am-2pm) - Cabela’s Ice Force Weekend at East Grand Forks, MN. Ice fishing Seminars by Bryan Sathre, Quintin Biermann, and Jonny Petrowske. Topics being covered include: Advanced Techniques for Icing Trophy Pike (Sat. 10am, Sun. 11am), Locating Active Fish on Massive Bodies of Water (Sat. 1pm), Burn up the Ice for Prairie Walleyes (Sat. & Sun. 3pm), Micro Structure on a Massive Scale, Recognizing and Utilizing Subtle Differences that Hold Fish (Sun. 2pm)

More details - http://www.cabelas.com/retail-stores-east-grand-forks.shtml

 November 30-Dec. 2 (times in link) – Ice fishing and winter sports show. Happens at the St. Paul River center. If there is any brand in the industry that you want to see, you’ll see them here! All the event details are in the link below. Adults $9, Kids 6-12 – $4, 6 & under-free.

More details - http://www.gsevents.com/shows/display.cfm?showID=56&action=exhibitors