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Texas Hunters and Sportsman’s Expo in McAllen, TX

Texas Hunters and Sportsman’s Expo in McAllen, TX

A Must-Visit Event for Hunting Enthusiasts

Awaken Your Inner Sportsman!

For all hunting aficionados, fishing fanatics, and outdoor explorers, prepare to mark your calendars! Brace yourself for the one and only Texas Hunters & Sportsman’s Expo in McAllen, TX – a colossal spectacle spanning the region from South Texas to Northern Mexico. This extraordinary event unfolds at the McAllen Convention Center from July 21st to July 23rd, 2023, with over 275 exhibits, attractions, and giveaways to captivate sportsmen and their families alike.

Time:Fri 5pm-10pm Sat 10am-7pmSun 11am-6pm
Sleep:La Quinta – McAllen Convention Center$109.00 plus tax/NightCall and ask for expo rate.
Price:Adults $15.00Senior Citizens $10.00Children 12 & Under FREE
McAllen Convention Center
McAllen Convention Center

Your Gateway to the Great Outdoors

You’ll be stepping into a world teeming with hunting, fishing, camping, boating, and RVing products and services. From major boat and RV dealers to ATV and UTV vendors, the expo encapsulates it all! Interact with seasoned guides and outfitters, from as far as Africa and Canada to Texas and Mexico.

Discover your perfect archery kit from firearm manufacturers, learn about the local fauna from exotic wildlife ranches, and brush up on conservation efforts with various groups.

Unmissable Expo Highlights

The Expo will host some truly unforgettable attractions. Here are a few to whet your appetite:

  • Joe Martin’s Diamondback Rattlesnake Pit: Gain an intimate look at live rattlesnakes, understand their behavior, venom, and the crucial role they play in the ecosystem.
  • World Class Whitetail Head Display: Marvel at some of the largest whitetail deer ever harvested in Texas and beyond.
  • Meet and greet with Pedro Sors, host of Con Cana y Carette: Come face-to-face with the world famous bass pro shop angler Pedro Sors!
  • Safari Photo Shoot Giveaway: Try your luck to win an unforgettable safari-style photoshoot at the globally renowned La Coma Ranch, featuring an assortment of species from Texas, Africa, and more.
  • Texas Hunter’s Association Giveaways: Join the association for free and stand a chance to win awesome prizes, including Yeti coolers, hunting gear, gift cards, and more.
  • Live Music all three days by Southern Ashes: A Texas Country band Rio Grande Valley!
Joe Martin’s Diamondback Rattlesnake Pit
Joe Martin’s Diamondback Rattlesnake Pit

The Allure of McAllen: A Thriving Hub for Outdoor Enthusiasts

Located just seven miles from the Texas-Mexico border, in the throbbing heart of the Rio Grande Valley, McAllen is one of the fastest-growing cities in the United States. Its economy is bolstered by visitors from both sides of the border, with hunting and fishing enthusiasts contributing significantly.

A buzzing hub for hunting and fishing devotees, the city draws in crowds from across the border, significantly enriching its local economy. The city’s population also includes a rapidly expanding community of medical professionals, many of whom are zealous hunters themselves.

A visit to McAllen is a step into the wilderness. Its proximity to some of the best hunting and fishing grounds in Texas and Mexico makes it a desirable destination for sportsmen. The surrounding ranches and wildlife areas are teeming with a diverse range of game such as deer, dove, quail, and turkey, not to mention exotic species. For angling enthusiasts, the Gulf of Mexico, along with nearby lakes and rivers, offers a splendid variety of saltwater and freshwater fishing opportunities.

McAllen Texas Map
McAllen Texas Map

Join the Grand Expo!

Feel the excitement build as you walk into the Expo on Friday from 5:00 PM to 10:00 PM, on Saturday from 10:00 AM to 7:00 PM, or on Sunday from 11:00 AM to 6:00 PM. Adults can join in the fun for $15, senior citizens for $10, and children aged 12 and under can enjoy the festivities for free. Tickets can be purchased online or at the door. To keep up-to-date with the event details, visit the Texas Hunter’s Association website or follow them on Facebook.

Stay Close!

Hotel NameDistance from ExpoStar Rating Based on PriceWebsite
La Quinta Inn & Suites by Wyndham McAllen Convention Center0.2 miles⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐WEBSITE
SpringHill Suites by Marriott McAllen0.6 miles⭐⭐⭐⭐WEBSITE
Hampton Inn & Suites Mission1 mile⭐⭐⭐⭐WEBSITE
Home2 Suites by Hilton McAllen0.2 miles⭐⭐⭐WEBSITE
Embassy Suites by Hilton McAllen Convention Center0.2 miles⭐⭐WEBSITE
Homewood Suites by Hilton McAllen0.5 milesWEBSITE
La Quinta Inn has a special price of $109 when calling and asking for expo rate

Pack your bags and set your compass towards the Texas Hunters & Sportsman’s Expo in McAllen. Experience the finest of hunting and fishing, with an event touted as the best show for sportsmen in South Texas and Northern Mexico. We can’t wait to welcome you!

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