This is a truly varied weekend in the show season around Chicago outdoors, including the opening of one of the last 10-day shows in the country, the Indianapolis Boat, Sport and Travel Show in Indianapolis.
But we begin with Marianne Huskey (above) leading a seminar for Fish Tales Fishing Club tonight, Feb. 16, at Gaelic Park Banquest Hall in Oak Forest.
Click here for the complete list of shows, swap meets and major seminars/classes for this winter around Chicago outdoors.
Marianne Huskey seminar: Fish Tales Fishing Club, Gaelic Park Banquest Hall, Oak Forest, 6:30-10 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 16, click here for info
DRiFT’s 24th annual auction: Villa Park VFW, preview begins 10:30 a.m., auction at 11:30 Saturday, Feb. 18, click here for info
Midwest Musky Club’s annual swap meet: Village Sportsmen’s Club, Alsip, 8 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 18, click here for info
Salmon and Trout Techniques for Lake Michigan: Free seminars on Saturday by Capt. Al Johnson (trolling, 9 a.m.) and Rob Wendel (10:30 a.m. small boats and kayaks), Lake Michigan Angler, Winthrop Harbor, (224) 789-7627
Chicago RV & Camping Show: Stephens Convention Center, Rosemont, Thursday-Sunday, Feb. 16-19, click here for info
Indianapolis Boat, Sport and Travel Show: Indiana State Fairgrounds, Friday, Feb. 17 through Feb. 26, click here for info
Great American Fly Fishing Expo: Indiana State Fairgrounds, Indianapolis, Friday-Sunday, Feb. 17-19, click here for info
Rockford Boat, Vacation & Fishing Show: Indoor Sports Center, Friday-Sunday, Feb. 17-19, click here for info