The Great American Outdoor Show goes beyond the 650,000 square feet of exhibit halls, it brings together the industry's best of the best! You will have the opportunity to meet and greet some of your favorite celebrities, listen and learn from prized outdoorsmen and women, and even participate in exciting demonstrations and events. We help make your planning easy, check out the events below and add them to your calendar so you don't miss out!
Tips and Tricks for an enjoyable experience at the Great American Outdoor Show:
Write down the name of your parking lot or general location of your vehicle
If parking at the PA Farm Show Complex, get a $2 off coupon from the Visit Harrisburg Hershey Travel Guide! See the Parking/Shuttles page for more info
If traveling with a group, designate a meeting area in case someone gets lost
Be prepared for heavy vehicle and pedestrian congestion! Please follow directions by crossing guards and police officers
Where can you go to eat? There are cafes in the Shooting Sports Hall, Fishing Hall, and Outfitter Hall. Individual food vendors are located throughout each hall and around the Large Arena. Then don't forget the PA Preferred Dining Hall on the 2nd floor...plenty of room to take a lengthy lunch and put your feet up
Download the GAOS mobile app to find your favorite exhibitors, celebrity appearances, and special events!
Accessible parking is available at all lots; individuals may also be dropped off in the circle of the Cameron Street lobby for an even shorter walk to the Show. Scooters and wheelchairs are available for rent in the Cameron Street lobby
EMT stations are clearly marked and located throughout the complex
Coat check service is available in the Cameron Street lobby and Maclay Street lobby. Coats are $2 and other items are $1
Lost and Found is located in the Cameron Street lobby
Don't have a lot of time to check out the show? Purchase the Afternoon Ticket - just $8 - and good from 3pm-7pm, Monday through Thursday (Feb 4-7)
The Great American Outdoor Show is a nine-day event celebrating hunting, fishing and outdoor traditions that are treasured by millions of Americans and their families. The show features over 1,100 exhibitors ranging from shooting manufacturers to outfitters to fishing boats and RV’s, and archery to art covering 650,000 square feet of exhibit hall space! Not to mention a jam packed schedule including country concerts, fundraising dinners, speaking events, archery competitions, celebrity appearances, seminars, demonstrations and much more!