Back by popular demand, the Mobile Bass Bin will draw plenty of outdoorsmen to view scores of whopper bass and other species in a natural environment. Throughout the weekend professional fishermen and fishing personalities from around the country will educate and give informative seminars on new equipment, trends, and techniques to help make your next fishing adventure both a memorable and productive experience.
The Kids Trout Pond is back in 2023! Nothing puts a bigger smile on a kid’s face than catching their very first trout! The Taft Sportmen’s Club and California Department of Fish and Wildlife always do a great job making these kids day at the show!
Anglers can visit the Fly-Casting Pond for hands-on demonstrations of casting techniques and presentations by world class fly fishermen. Fly Tying experts will be on hand teaching Fly-Tying classes throughout the show.
With the sport of archery gaining popularity among hunters and novices alike, young archers are invited to try their hand at our Youth Archery Area!
Ever wonder what a 200-plus-inch mule deer antlers look like? Come see Dana Hollinger’s Trophy Deer Collection, a must-see attraction in our Hunting Hall!
One of the largest draws at the show year after year are renowned field dog training handlers and their retrievers, pointers and setters. The field dog seminars are amazing to watch as one dog after another finds, points, and retrieves live game birds in full view of the audience.
The 7th Annual DockDogs West Coast Challenge jumping contest will return to dazzle spectators with long canine leaps and speed retrieves. This is a “World Qualifier Event”, big news in the DockDog business, where the highest finishing animals will earn their way on into the World DockDog Jumping & Speed Championships.
The always popular 25th Annual Super Cruise Car Show returns to the show March 11th! The car show brings out hundreds of early model and custom owned vehicles vying for the coveted “Best of Show” trophy! Thousands of people attend to ‘ooh’ and ‘ah’ over the array of cars.
There’s something for everyone at this year’s show! Great food and spirits, live music and even a Kids Land complete with bounce houses, a rock wall and laser tag to ensure visitors of all ages have a great time! All in all, 2023 is setup to be the best show we have ever had! Make sure to mark your calendar for the 45th Annual Central Valley Sportsmen’s Boat and RV Show on March 10th, 11th, and 12th, 2023 at the Kern County Fairgrounds. We’ll see you there!!!