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Whitetail Deer Weekend at Bass Pro 11/8 & 11/9

Just in time for the opening of the NY Southern Zone gun season, Bass Pro Shops Sportsman’s Center in the Fingerlakes Mall will host its Whitetail Deer Weekend on November 8th & 9th. Hunters can take advantage of some of the best deer hunting product sales of the year. There will also be seminars from some of the finest deer hunters in the Northeast both days. *Redhead Safe Giveaway! Sunday, November 9th. Come on in Saturday, November 8th to pick up a combination. The first customer with the winning combination on Sunday, November 9th wins the safe along with the surprise inside it. (There will be only one winner and must be present to win) *Conservation Print Giveaway! Register to win a beautiful conservation print. A different print will be on display & given away each day. (Do not have to be present at the time of the drawing to win) *Bass Pro Shops Kids Scavenger Hunt! No Purchase Necessary – Top Scores will be put in a drawing for Great Prizes! *Learn how to field dress, cape out, skin, and butcher a deer with taxidermist and meat processor Jon Van Nest. (Real animals will be used) on Sunday at noon Whitetail Deer Weekend Outdoor Skills Workshops: Saturday, November 8Noon – Fish Feeding Frenzy with Jason McCoy. Kids can join in on the fun as well and help our biologist throw worms into the water.12:15 – Shotguning Basics with Glen Schram. Just in time for the Southern Zone opener, learn how to get the most out of your shotgun for deer.1 pm – Opening Day Whitetails with Tony D’Agostino. Redhead Hunting Pro Tony D’Agostino will cover tips to kick off the season and make you more successful in the deer woods.1:30 pm – Turkey Frying Demo2 pm – GPS Tactics in the Field with Dick Hyde. Bass Pro s electronics expert Dick Hyde will cover hand held GPS units; how they can help you harvest more game and help you get back home safely.3 pm – Late Season Whitetails with Tony D’Agostino. Redhead Hunting Pro Tony D’Agostino will cover tactics that will help you to score on late season whitetails.4 pm – Muzzleloading Tactics with Glenn Schram. Avid muzzleloader hunter Glen Schram will cover basic and advance tips on in-line and traditional muzzleloaders. Sunday, November 9 Noon to 3 pm – “Prepare The Harvest” Outdoor Skills Workshop, Learn how to field dress, skin and prepare your game. (real animal and videos will be used)1 pm – Opening Day Whitetails with Tony D’Agostino. Redhead Hunting Pro Tony D’Agostino will cover tips to kick off the season and make you more successful in the deer woods.1:30 pm – Turkey Frying Demo 2 pm – Whitetail Experiences Around North America with Mike Deschamps. Mike Deschamps has big game hunted all over the world. Mike will give a PowerPoint presentation and seminar on his experiences. 3 pm – Late Season Whitetails with Tony D’Agostino. Redhead Hunting Pro Tony D’Agostino will cover tactics that will help you to score on late season whitetails. * Seminars may be subject to change! All events are free.

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