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Weekend Highlights

Friday Night • February 20, 2015
Boasting & Toasting 5:30 pm
Dinner 7:30 pm

Saturday, February 21, 2015
12:00 noon

Saturday Night • February 21, 2015
Boasting & Toasting 6:00 pm
Dinner 7:30 pm

Event Contacts:

Brad Heidel
Director of Corporate Sales
P: 651-209-4956
or 877-773-2070

Lacey Anderson
Event Coordinator
P: 651-209-4933

Media Contacts:

Bob St. Pierre
Vice President of Marketing
P: 651-209-4931
or 877-773-2070

Anthony Hauck
Online Editor
P: 651-209-4972
or 877-773-2070

Jared Wiklund
PR Specialist
P: 651-209-4953
or 877-773-2070


Wild Game Cooking

Wild game food writers Hank Shaw, Tovar Cerulli and David Draper will be featured speakers on the Wild Game Cooking Stage.
  • Hank Shaw - A former line cook, who spent 19 years as a political reporter, Shaw can now be found on his James Beard award-winning blog, Hunter, Angler, Gardener, Cook.
  • Tovar Cerulli - A vegan-turned-deer-hunter, Tovar Cerulli is author of The Mindful Carnivore: A Vegetarian’s Hunt for Sustenance.
  • David Draper - Draper serves as Contributing Editor for Field & Stream, where he is also the primary contributor to the Wild Chef blog at

Approximately 40 different bird dog breeds and their owners gather to parade through the event space and welcome you to Pheasant Fest. If you wish to have your dog be a part of this parade please fill out the form below.

Bird Dog Bonanza
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This is the nation’s leading event for bird dog owners and sporting dog enthusiasts. Meet with breeders and the best trainers in the world. Presenting trainers include Tom Dokken and Bob West, and bird dog training’s first family – Delmar Smith, Rick Smith and Ronnie Smith. Popular seminars include puppy training, retriever training, shed antler training and the “Ask the Experts” panel.
Rudy’s youth village
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Rudy the Rooster is Pheasants Forever’s youth mascot, and his village is built on the idea that the outdoors and conservation are lots of fun!
  • Laser Shot Booth
  • Air Rifle Range
  • 3-D Archery Range
  • Sling Shot Range
  • Carve and paint working wildfowl decoys
  • The Scholastic Clay Target Program will feature their dry-fire training simulator and Olympic athletes who will help youth improve shotgun skills
Landowner Habitat Help Room
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The Landowner Habitat Help Room is where landowners can find out how to improve acres for wildlife and even what local, state and federal conservation programs their properties qualify for.
Here’s how:
  • Bring the legal description of your property (township, range and section) or the ability to pinpoint the property’s exact location on the map
  • Sit down with a trained Pheasants Forever wildlife biologist to look at topographic and aerial maps of your property
  • Free with paid admission to the show
  • You’ll leave with a free wildlife habitat management plan for your land
Pheasants Forever is a 501(c)(3) charitable organization. Your donation is tax-deductible to the fullest extent of the law.
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