SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA—Fred Hall Show, the 71-year-old outdoor recreation exposition, will hold the second of a series of three shows at Long Beach Convention Center on March 7-11. The world’s largest show of its kind, visitors will find nearly every form of outdoor entertainment featuring fishing tackle, marine accessories, hundreds of international fishing and hunting booths, boats, casting ponds, Hobie Kayak demonstration rides, hunter- and angler-specific vehicles, free diving and SCUBA equipment and instruction, archery ranges and more. There is something for every outdoor enthusiast regardless of age and interest.
The latest addition to Fred Hall Show by popular demand is the Rod Builders Depot, an area dedicated to showcasing rod-building components and finished custom rods.
Fun will be provided for the whole family from the many angling-related exhibits and over 400 seminars to the touch tanks, Paul Bunyan Lumberjack Show and opportunity to take a picture with the Mammoth Lake Big Trout! Be sure to check on the other shows in Bakersfield (Mar. 2-4) and San Diego (Mar. 22-25) as well, which all offer a different experience.
Show dates are as follows: 1-9 p.m., Mar. 7-9; 10 a.m.-8:30 p.m., Mar. 10; and, 10 a.m.-7 p.m., Mar. 11.
Admission to the show is $18 for adults, $16 for seniors, and $13 for military with valid I.D. Children ages 15 and under will get in free if accompanied by a paying adult.
The Long Beach Convention Center is located at 300 E. Ocean Boulevard, Long Beach, CA 90802.
For more information about the show, including a full list of exhibitors and to purchase e-tickets online, visit the website at fredhall.com. Email info@fredhall or call 805-389-3339 for other queries.
The Fred Hall Central Valley Sports Show will be held March 2-4 at the Kern County Fairgrounds; the final outdoor expo for 2018 is set for March 22-25 at Del Mar Fairgrounds just north of San Diego.