Honeywell Sportsmen's Days
Thursday, September 6, 2018
Honeywell Sportsmen's Days will be held at Carpenter's Brook Fish Hatchery in Elbridge on Saturday & Sunday, September 22 & 23 from 11am-5pm.The event was created as a tribute to National Hunting and Fishing Day and is one of the largest celebrations of its kind in New York State. A variety of outdoor activities, suitable for all ages, are scheduled throughout the two day event and include clay target shooting, trapping, waterfowl identification/calling, turkey calling, predator calling demonstrations, archery, air rifle, fly fishing, trout fishing demonstrations, jig tying, canoeing and muzzleloading. There will be demonstrations by woodsmen, local wildlife artists, authors, retriever and pointer dog trainers. In addition, conservation officers, forest rangers and Eddie Eagle (mascot for NRA's Eddie Eagle Gun Safe program) will make appearances. Wild game/fish cooking demonstrations by professional chefs and Hall of Fame sportsmen and primitive pursuits tanning animal skins using natural materials, fire starting and survival will be on display along with birds of prey, live pheasant and taxidermy displays and demonstrations. Free prize drawings will take place during the event and include a Fall Walleye Fishing Charter with Tony Buffa ($350 value), a 2019 Onondaga County Parks Family Fun Package ($160 Value) and Enchanted Beaver Lake Admission and Parking Passes ($20 value).
Admission to the event, which includes all activities, is $5 per vehicle. Veterans, Active Military and their families will be admitted free. Carpenter's Brook Fish Hatchery is located at 1672 Route 321 in Elbridge.
For more information about Honeywell Sportsmen's Days at Carpenter's Brook, visit: www.FederationOfSportsmen.com. For more information about Carpenter's Brook Fish Hatchery, visit www.OnondagaCountyParks.com.