Event Schedule

***2018 Festival has been moved to the Cross Church Springdale AR. Campus on Friday and Saturday June 8-9th***

We will post the 2018 schedule closer to the event.


2017 Schedule


July 28 **Exhibitors Only**

 

Booth setup - 12 - 7PM

 

July 29

 

 8:00 AM - Sportsman's Devotion - Jason Jenkins

 9:00 AM - Festival & Expo Open (free expo admission and Duck Commander Visor while supplies last)

10:00 AM - Duck & Goose Calling Competition - See below for more details


Calling Contests - Murray Sells Gymnasium - Next to Bill George Arena

Meat Duck Contest - Youth, Open, Two Man, and Beginner

Speck Goose Meat - Open & Two Man

Youth Main Street Duck - The contest will begin at 10:00 AM - Registration 9:00 AM

Two Man Meat Duck - 11:30 PM

Open Meat Duck – The contest will follow the Two Man Meat Speck Goose.

Speck Goose Meat - The Open will follow the Two Man Duck Meat and the Open Speck Goose will follow the Two Man Speck Goose.


10:00 AM - 3D Archery Competition - 9:30 AM Registration - Practice Soccer Field - North of Expo Arena

10:00 AM - Duck & Goose Call Maker Competition - All Calls must be turned in by 10:00 AM.


Seminars - Bill George Arena - Seminar Area

 

10:00 AM - Matt Roberson - Duck and Specklebelly Goose Calling and Hunting Basics

10:30 AM - Aaron Adams - Sight Bass Fishing Tips and Techniques

11:00 AM - Matthew Tate - Survival Tips and Techniques

12:30 PM - Alan Bland - Water and Boating Safety

 1:00 PM - Clay Newcomb - Black Bear Hunting Tips and Techniques

 2:00 PM - Nathan Williams - Deer Hunting Techniques - Vocalizations and Situational Calling

 2:30 PM - Nathan Bolton - Sporting Dog Training Tips and Techniques

 3:00 PM - Alan Stie - Turkey Calling and Hunting Tips and Tactics

 

12:00 PM - CWA Leader Lunch - Bill George Arena Hospitality Room

 4:30 PM - VIP Meet & Greet - Simmon's Great Hall - Brad Allen

 6:00 PM - Christian Waterfowlers Association Fundraiser Dinner with Gun Giveaway, Silent & Live Auctions, and Cabela's Ultimate Sportsman's Package Giveaway Drawing - Simmon's Great Hall

 

Registration Fees Apply to Competition Events and Paid Admission to Dinner & VIP Meet & Greet

 

July 30

 

10:00 AM - Sportsman's Chapel - Murry Sells Gymnasium - West of Bill George Arena

11:00 AM - Festival & Expo open - Bill George Arena


Seminars - Seminars will begin following the Sportsman's Chapel. - Bill George Arena

 

12:30 PM - Nathan Bolton - Sporting Dog Training Tips and Techniques

 1:00 PM - Matthew Tate - Survival Tips and Techniques

 1:30 PM - Matt Roberson - Duck and Specklebelly Goose Calling and Hunting Techniques 

 2:00 PM - Nathan Williams - Deer Hunting Techniques - Vocalizations and Situational Calling

 

Open Duck & Goose Calling Contest - Following Sportsman's Chapel Service 11:30 AM - Murray Sells Gymnasium

 

Event close - 4PM  ***Exhibitors must stay until closing***