We will be at the Kansas City Safari Club International Annual Fundraiser
February 18-20 2010
KCI Expo Center
11730 N. Ambassador Drive, Kansas City, MO 64153
Kansas City, MO - The Kansas City Area chapter of Safari Club International will host the third annual SCI Kansas City Hunter’s Expo on February 19th, 20th, and 21st at the Kansas City Expo Center.
The three-day event is in its third successful year in the Kansas City area and will feature exhibits by gun makers, outfitters and numerous name-brand outdoor industry companies. A full slate of Pro-Staff seminars on whitetail management, big game, turkey hunting and waterfowl hunting is scheduled throughout the event. The seminars will be presented by well-known hunting experts and TV personalities. A duck calling contest is also planned and a 3-D archery range will be the focal point of the seminar series.
Seminar speakers this year will include: Craig Boddington, author, outdoor writer/editor, TV personality and big game hunter. Les Johnson, from Predator Quest TV, Keith Mark, from McMillan River Adventures TV, Andy Ross from Maximum Archery TV along with others. In addition nationally recognized champion waterfowl and turkey callers, as well as a host of other professional hunters and outdoor experts will appear.
“We are excited again to bring to the Kansas City metropolitan area a true hunting expo,” said Mike Hagen, chapter vice-president and committee chairperson.
Hagen said the Expo’s highlight will be Friday and Saturday night auction banquets where hundreds of items such as big game hunts to Africa, Europe and North America will go on the auction block along with fine hunting gear and artwork by well-known artists. An alert bidder can take home some terrific bargains while supporting the Kansas City Chapter’s important efforts in hunter education, safety, feeding the hungry, conservation, youth programs and support of our military.
The keynote speakers for Friday will be Keith Mark, host of McMillan River Adventures TV, and Saturday evening’s featured speaker will be Major Mark Nutsch, a Army Special Forces Officer.
Participants in the SCI Kansas City Hunter’s Expo include Bushnell, CZ-USA, Final Approach Waterfowl and industry leading manufacturers, along with scores of hunting outfitters and makers of top-quality outdoor products.
The doors open at the Kansas City Expo Center on Friday February 19th at 2 pm, Saturday from 9 am to 5 pm, and Sunday from to 10 am to 5 pm. Admission is $8.00 for adults and children under 12 are free. Tickets are available at the door. See www.hunters-expo.com for directions, event schedule, auction, banquet admission ticket prices and other details.
Mike Hagen (816) 985-5190
Mark Schaefer (913) 752-6148