Dan Armitage
Kid’s Fishing
Feb. 17-18 & 24-25

Dan Armitage’s Seminar Topic:

Kids’ Fishing Fun
Dan presents an interactive program for beginning anglers of all ages. Topics include how to select and use basic tackle, bobbers and cane poles.

Dan Armitage, the popular Ohio-based freelance outdoor writer, photographer, radio show host and speaker is a stalwart marine journalist with many credits, and he hosts the weekly radio program “Buckeye Sportsman with Dan Armitage” syndicated in 25 Midwest markets. Armitage is an active member of Boating Writers International, the Outdoor Writers Association of America, and holds a USCG Captain’s license with a 50 ton Master rating.

Armitage has been recognized by the National Safe Boating Council for promoting boating safety in his articles, seminars and radio program. Dan’s articles appear in “Outdoor Life”, “Sports Afield”, “In-Fisherman”, “Trailer BOATS”, “Bass & Walleye BOATS”, “Camping Life” and several regional outdoor magazines, and he works with the national “Hooked On Fishing, Not On Drugs” program to conduct educational fishing seminars for youths across North America. His weekly outdoor radio program is broadcast on more than a dozen Midwest stations each Saturday.

Dan’s popular “Kids Fishing Fun” seminar is an entertaining, educational show involving the children in the audience. In addition to his individual seminars, Dan is the Moderator of the Ask the Pros Seminar Series on both weekends.

Show Hours

Feb. 14-16 & 19-23, 2025

Fri. 14     1p – 8p

Sat. 15     10a – 8p

Sun. 16     10a – 5p

Mon. 17 & Tues. 18 – CLOSED

Wed. – Thurs. 19-20    12p – 7p

Fri. 21    12p – 8p

Sat. 22     10a – 8p

Sun. 23     10a – 5p

Boat & RV Registration Discount Days

2024 Grand Prize Drawing

Gil Robertson is our 2024 Grand Prize Houseboat Vacation Winner

– courtesy of Patoka Lake Marina!


Simply fill out an entry form at any of the Grand Prize Enter to Win booths throughout the show and drop it in the box – it’s that simple!

One entrant chosen at random after the show. No purchase necessary. Only one entry per person. Must be 21 years of age or older to participate. Renfro Productions, owners of the Ford Indianapolis Boat, Sport & Travel Show value your privacy. Your email will NOT be shared with any outside party; it is strictly for use by Renfro Productions and their sponsors. Your participation in this drawing will add your name into our attendee list and will be used to communicate special show announcements and exhibitor specials. As always, you may unsubscribe at any time.



Group Sales:

2025 Ford 70th Annual Indianapolis Boat, Sport & Travel Show and the 27th Annual Indiana Deer, Turkey & Waterfowl Expo.


$13.00 for Adult (ages 13 and above)

$10.00 for Child (ages 6-12)

Don’t forget that you must order at least 15 tickets! Orders for less than 15 tickets will not be processed.

Please contact Candice Geyer at 765-400-5006 to place your order.

Orders must be received by February 1, 2025.

Boats, Docks, Lifts & Water Ski Accessories

Lakeside & Outdoor Living

Travel & Tourism

Tackle Town, Boat Accessories & Repair

Boats & RV's Extension

Recreational Vehicles

Indiana Deer, Turkey & Waterfowl Expo - Feb. 22 – 25, 2024


Shuttle Stop
Sat-Sun Only


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