This is the Inaugural Tri-State Fishing & Outdoor Show featuring Educational speakers covering multiple species for both days. Activities for all ages. Tackle dealers, fishing boats, ATV'S, outfitters, kayaks, charter captains and fishing resorts from Canada to plan your perfect trip. Casino within walking distance of the event center and renovated river walk along the Ohio river.

Seminars & Speakers

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Day Time Speaker Subject Additional Information
Saturday 9:45 am Chae Dolson Musky Fishing Chae is legendary northern Indiana Musky guide. If you're a seasoned Musky angler, or a beginner you do not want to miss this seminar.
Saturday 10:30 am Brian Calvert & the amazing Dixie the praying dog. Hunting Shed hunting and deer tracking
Saturday 11:15 am Randy Gaines Walleye Fishing Five time world champion for professional walleye trail
Saturday 12:00 pm Charlie Hildreth Crappie Fishing Charlie is a former Crappie champion and Indiana legend.
Saturday 12:45 pm Ben Rising Hunting Ben is host of TV show, Whitetail Extreme and part owner of Bonehead Wear.
Saturday 1:30 pm Wesley Strader Bass Fishing Wesley is a professional angler and tours the FLW and Elie Series. He has also competed in the MLF format. Great all around guy and gives an awesome seminar.
Saturday 2:30 pm Brandon Palaniuk Bass Fishing Brandon is an Elite and FLW series angler. He is former AOY and one of the fastest rising anglers on tour. A must see seminar.
Saturday 3:15 pm Bill Lowen Bass Fishing Bill currently fishes FLW and Elite Series angler, and local river guru.
Saturday 4:00 pm Russ Bailey Crappie Fishing Rus is host of Brushpile TV and former crappie champion
Saturday 4:45 pm Mark Bleavault Catfish Fishing Mark is a catfish expert and holds West Virginias current record
Saturday 5:30 pm Kurt Smits Kayak Fishing Kurt is a former kayak world champion fisherman. This is the fastest growing aspect of bass fishing and he is one to get you moving in the right direction.
Sunday 9:45 am Two Chicks in a Boat Bass Fishing Lori and Beth compete in the LBAA circuit and do a great presentation.
Sunday 10:30am Michael Chambliss Hunting Mike is host of Whitetail Extreme and part owner of Bonehead outdoor wear. Great seminar and you do not want to miss it.
Sunday 11:15 am Matt Becker Bass Fishing Matt is current FLW rookie of the year and is an angler to keep an eye on.
Sunday 12:00 pm Russ Bailey Crappie Fishing Rus is host of Brushpile TV and former crappie champion
Sunday 1:00 pm John Hunter Bass Fishing John is a current FLW pro and a rising angler. Great seminar to catch.
Sunday 1:45 pm Gerald Swindel Bass Fishing Does he really need an introduction? Professional fishing's funny man, and very serious angler when it comes to catching them.
Sunday 2:30 pm Charlie Hildreth Crappie Fishing Charlie and his wife will be doing a team seminar. Very entertaining and you do not want to miss it.
Sunday 3:15 pm Hunter Schneider College Angler Preparing high school anglers for moving up

2019 Venders & Exhibitors


  • A & A Wholesale Baits
  • Accent Tackle
  • Ardent Fishing Industries
  • Air Baits
  • B & N Custom Baits
  • B&W Sales-DBA Cranks
  • Bait Nets
  • Bass Ninja
  • Big Diddy Baits
  • Big D Baits
  • BiteMe Tackle
  • Black Jaw Tackle�
  • Boing Lures
  • BowTie Jigs
  • Brushpile Jigs
  • Brushpile TV
  • Bulldawg Rods
  • Bullet Pens
  • Captive Fishing
  • Chubby Fish Outdoors
  • Cincy Fisher
  • Cool Stuff Fishing
  • Coomer Baits
  • Crank'N C Baits
  • Crappie Busters Baits�
  • CYC Lures
  • Dirty South Fishing Apparel
  • Erie's Elite�
  • Evilution Lures
  • Extreme Bait Tanks
  • Farley Outdoors
  • Ferreld Fly tying�
  • Fish for a wish
  • Fulks Custom Cranks
  • FX Custom Rods
  • Gator Grip
  • Hamilton B & T
  • Hang Outdoors
  • Honest Mikes Outdoors
  • Hooker'z
  • Instinct Baits
  • JBL Sporting
  • K-9 Fishing Products
  • Latonia Bait & Tackle
  • Lazer Lures
  • LBA Baits/Fatsak
  • LeMasters Custom Baits
  • Midwest Baits
  • Oakley Outdoors
  • On The Way B & T
  • PH Custom Lures
  • Pro Tungsten
  • Queen City Tackle
  • Red Dirt Bait Company
  • Red Hot Custom Lures
  • RX Baits
  • Rod Bender Baits
  • Shattered Cat Fishing Supplies
  • Skit Anchors
  • Soremouth Tackle
  • Sidekick Lure Retriever
  • Spider Rigg'n Jigs
  • Strictly Sail
  • Tackle HD�
  • The Deadfish Custom Baits�
  • Toms Custom�
  • Touchdown Lures
  • TR Lure & Blanks
  • TWC Fishing
  • Whiskey River Catfish
  • Whuff Custom Rods

Boat Dealers

  • Knot Marine: Falcon, Alumacraft
  • Wieda Marine: Skeeter, Phoenix, Legend, G-3
  • Sherms Marine: BassCat & Yarcraft
  • Marine Works: Lowe boats
  • Strictly Sail: Different brands of Kayaks


  • All Blades (Bow Co. out of Michigan)
  • Archery World USA
  • Backwaters Legacy
  • Battle Buck Minerals
  • Bonehead Wear
  • Boone & Crockett Club
  • Bow Dagger
  • Brother In Fur: Trapping, trapping supplier and tanning co.
  • Buckeye Big Buck Club
  • Buckmasters Magazine
  • C&C Outfitters
  • Extreme Limits Outdoors
  • Genesis Outdoor Management
  • Gold Arrow Camp
  • Hawcreek Calls
  • Hookers Deer Drag
  • Hoosier Auto Sinus dealer (ATV
  • Licking River Outfitters
  • Mayogi Big Game Safaris�
  • Martin Bows
  • Northern Pine Co.
  • Pope & Young Club
  • Redneck Blinds
  • Ring-Co tracked utility chair
  • Shaeffs wild game sauces
  • Shields
  • Stillwater Kennels
  • The Fallen Outdoors
  • Triple Oaks Outfitters
  • Whitetail Properties
  • Wildlife Hunting Properties

Informational/Conservation & Clubs

  • Bass Unlimited Foundation
  • Cincinnati Anglers Club
  • Cincinnati Youth Bass Club
  • Indy League Fishing
  • Lawrenceburg Tigers (High School Team)s
  • Mark Ray Fish and Wildlife Art and photography
  • Waterfalls Lodge
  • Wired2Fish

Guides & Charter Services

  • Buckeye Guide Service
  • Eriegardless Charters
  • Rainmaker Charters
  • River City Fishing (Guide)
  • Webster Lake Guide Service

Jerky & Sauces

  • Joe's Jerky
  • Shaeffs wild game sauces
  • Smokin Oaks Jerky