VERONA, NYAmeriCU Credit Union presents The Big East Camping & Outdoor Sports Show, Friday, March 10th , through Sunday, March 12th , in the Event Center at Turning Stone Resort Casino, 5218 Patrick Road. The show runs from 2pm to 7pm Friday; 9am to 6pm Saturday; and 9am to 4 pm Sunday.

In its 30th year, this show is for anyone that loves to camp, fish, boat, hike or just enjoy the great outdoors!

The Beast of the East Archery tournament returns for its fourth year. The contest guarantees a minimum $500 cash pay out and custom trophies. More information about the archery tournament can be found on Facebook/Beast of the East Archery Shoot.

The Big East Gear Grab Giveaway will be giving away a prize every hour. The fish pond will also be back and there is a kids casting contest Saturday. There will be multiple boating and RV dealers on site for those looking for more adventure. Other vendors include hunting and fishing guides, leather goods, campgrounds, sporting organizations, outdoor gear, fishing charters, and specialty food products.

NY State Big Buck Club is again offering free head scoring. There will also be free seminars all weekend, axe throwing by Woodchuckers Axe Throwing, and a goat petting zoo by Spring Creek Lavender.

Admission is $9 for adults; seniors 55 and older and military and first responders $7; children 6-12 are $3; and children 5 and under are free.

In addition to AmeriCU Credit Union, this event is made possible in part by our sponsors: Mastrovito Hyundai, Powersports of Utica and Off the Beaten Path Media. Produced by Kessler Promotions, Inc.

For more information, coupons, and list of vendors, and the seminar schedule visit or on Facebook / Big East Camping and Outdoor Sports Show.