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29th Annual Spring Fishing & Boat Show

It's the 29th Annual Spring Fishing & Boat Show at D&R Sports Center on April 14th and 15th. Check out the largest sale of year with factory reps on-hand and FREE seminars by professional anglers. As always, parking and attendance is FREE!

Speak with manufacturer reps from all the top brands including Quantum, Shimano, Okuma, Daiwa, Strike King, Rapala, Berkley, Abu Garcia, G.Loomis, Humminbird and MANY MORE! Take advantage of our biggest sales of the year on hundreds of items throughout the store including reels, rods, baits, and more.

Check out our HUGE display of bass boats, pontoons, runabouts, and more. See the latest from Tracker Boats, Sun Tracker pontoons, Nitro Performance Fishing Boats, Ranger Boats, Triton Boats, Regency pontoons, Apex Marine, and many more. If you're in the market for a new boat then this is the show for you!

Show Times

Friday April 14th: 9am - 8pm

Saturday April 15th: 9am - 5pm

FREE Parking

FREE Admission

FREE Seminars

Here is our sweet line-up this year!

Kevin VanDam – World’s #1 Bass Angler!

Jonathon VanDam – B.A.S.S. Elite Series Pro

Skeet Reese – Bassmaster Classic Champion

Ott DeFoe – B.A.S.S Elite Series Pro

David Fritts – Bassmaster Classic Champion, FLW Pro, and B.A.S.S. Pro

Brad Knight – Forrest Wood Cup Champion and FLW Bass Pro

Chris Noffsinger – B.A.S.S. PRO & #1 Northern Michigan Smallmouth Guide

Tommy Skarlis - FLW Walleye Pro


Seminar Schedule

Friday April 14th, 2017

9:30 a.m. – Kevin VanDam

11:00 a.m. – Skeet Reese

12:15 p.m. – Brad Knight

1:30 p.m. – David Fritts

2:45 p.m. – Jonathon VanDam and Chris Noffsinger

4:00 p.m. – Ott DeFoe

5:15 p.m. – Tommy Skarlis

6:30 p.m. – Skeet Reese

Saturday April 15th, 2017

9:30 a.m. – Kevin VanDam

10:45 a.m. – Skeet Reese

12:00 p.m. – Ott DeFoe

1:15 p.m. – Tommy Skarlis

2:30 p.m. – Brad Knight

3:30 p.m. – Jonathon VanDam and Chris Noffsinger

*Time are subject to change


The Lew's Ultimate Trailer will be on display during the 29th Annual Spring Fishing & Boat Show. Meet with factory reps and get to know the pros that helped turn Lew's into the legendary brand they are today.



Back by Popular Demand

Have you ever wanted to cast with the Modern Day Godfather of Crankbaiting? David Fritts will be judging a casting competition on Friday and Saturday during the 29th Annual Spring Fishing & Boat Show for a chance to win a brand new Lew’s rod and reel set-up.

David has a reputation for being able to throw big-lipped crankbaits a mile, and has an uncanny knack for feeling everything his lures are doing during the retrieve. This is your chance to test your casting skills for a chance to go home with a brand new Lew’s set-up!