Hunting and Fishing Expo coming to Shreveport

SHREVEPORT, LA (KSLA) - People who enjoy the outdoors can find many outdoor-type things by going inside the Shreveport Convention Center.

That's where this weekend's Hunting and Fishing Expo will set up all kinds of outdoor displays.

The expo's coordinator says this will be the place for hunters to get geared up for the coming seasons.

Around 90 outfitters and services will have booths set up here for the next three days to cater to an expected crowd of between 12 and 15,000 people.

"We have a nice quality show," said Expo Coordinator Scott McDowell. "(We'll have) outfitters from all over the country.  If people are looking to book a hunting or a fishing trip, we have you set up."

The Hunter's Expo kicks off Friday 3pm and runs until 8pm. The hours Saturday are 10am to 8pm and on Sunday 11am to 4pm. Tickets are $5.75 for adults and $3.75 for children.