South Georgia Outdoor Expo 2013
South Georgia Outdoor Expo
Event Flyer Information
Join us for the 3rd Annual South Georgia Outdoor Expo, which will be held on Friday, August 23, 2013 from 1 p.m. until 7 p.m. and Saturday, August 24, 2013 from 9 a.m. until 5 p.m. at Central Square Complex in Douglas, Georgia 200 S. Madison Avenue. Admission: One-Day Pass $5.00, Two-Day Pass $8.00, 12 and Under Free. To kick off the event, a Wild Game Supper will be held on Thursday, August 22, 2013 at 6:30pm at the C.E. Weir Center. Tickets are $15.
"Strange Creatures" Exhibit
BB Gun Range by the NWTF
Fishing Simulator by GHFF
Kidz Play Area
Jimmy Sites to make Celebrity Guest Appearance
Host of Spiritual Outdoor Adventures
Speaker and Outdoors Advocate
We're happy to announce that Mr. Jimmy Sites will be a VIP Guest during our 2013 South Georgia Outdoor Expo. Jimmy is a leading speaker and outdoors advocate, the host of "Spiritual Outdoor Adventures", and is a contributor to the "Sportsmen's Bible".
Jimmy is a involved in the national award-winning television series Spiritual Outdoor Adventures (SOA). SOA began airing in October 2002 and is now entering its ninth season, reaching 68 million households weekly across the country.
He and his team won the Grand Championship of the Big Buck Outdoor Games, competing against the nation's top pro hunters and fishermen. As one of the leading bow hunters in the country, Jimmy has received numerous endorsements and sponsorships by several top outdoor companies .
Jimmy is married to Amanda Mullens and they have two children: Christin and Jonathan. He and his family resides in Nashville, TN.
Celebrity Guest Appearance
Information coming soon...
Norris Shoe Store presents Steve Scruggs - Rocky Snake Master
Steve Scruggs, Rocky Snake Master
You don't want to miss "Snakes Alive", an educational seminar, that will have three special performances, which will be on Friday, August, 23rd, at 4:00pm and on Saturday, August 24th at 11:00am and 3:00pm. Steve Scruggs, AKA the SnakeMaster, will conduct these seminars that will educate attendees about the snakes of Georgia which will include live Eastern Diamondback Rattlesnakes, Timber/Canebrake Rattlesnakes, Water Moccasins, and Copperheads and a special showing of a Western Diamondback Rattlesnake. The seminars will also include non-venomous snakes that the public can hold or touch. Performance is included in the daily admission fee.
The Outdoor Channel Outfitters World Record Exhibit
Outdoor Channel World Record Exhibit
The Outdoor Channel Outfitters World Record Exhibit is an impressive array of World Records featuring the Hansen Buck, the world record typical whitetail, the Missouri Monarch, the famous Hole in the Horn Buck, as well as many other World Record class big game animals and sport fish. The exhibit travels the Nation displaying this fine collection of World Class trophies. It is certainly an attention getter, with over 1 million impressions per year.
Bass Tub Demonstration
You don't want to miss Keith Johnson and his 4000 gallon mobile aquarium that travels the country performing at over 25 sports, fishing, boat, hunting and outdoor expos, including fairs and store grand openings. Demonstrations will be held on Friday, August 23, 2013 at 1:30pm, 3:00pm, and 6:00pm and on Saturday, August 24, 2013 at 10:00am, 2:00pm, and 4:00pm at Central Square Complex. This demo will teach fishing techniques combined with information on using the right lure to make the big catch.
Keith Johnson, Master Angler
Wild Game Supper Guest Speaker
Information coming soon...
The Outdoor Life Experience by Van McCall
Join Van McCall and the God in the Hunt team for an exciting and informative adventure entitled “The Outdoor Life Experience”. The event is a 5 station event of different interactive outdoor & hunting events that are designed to teach outdoor& hunting skills, reinforcing character building principles and just plain FUN! Ages for the event will be 7 – 16 . The programs will be offered on Friday @ 5:30 PM and again on Saturday @ 9:30 AM and 1:30 PM.
Van McCall with God in the Hunt Ministries
Events include Simulated Archery Hunt; Giant Water Balloon Deer Hunt; Camp Site; The Chicken Shoot & others. Sign up for this event will be done at the God in the Hunt Exhibit booth or by walk up at time of the event. God in the Hunt is a Christian based Youth mentoring program using the platform of Hunting to reinforce Christian based Character principles in youth (mccallministries.org)
Both outdoor and indoor spaces are available ranging from 10X10 to 20X40 in size. Water and electricity are available.
Vendor/Exhibitor Sign Up Form
Vendor/Exhibitor General Information and Rules
D & D Foods
Douglas Coffee County Chamber of Commerce
All About Soles
Gunter's Fishing Supply
Fred's Leather Shop
Deep South Jerky Direct
Cajun & Cracker Outdoors
Cracker Boy Seasoning
Daydream Doodles Face Painting
Hubbard Auction Company
Mercer Arms & Archery
Mossy Creek Game Calls
Scentsy Wickless Candles
Treasures In Wood
Georgia Wing - Civil Air Patrol
Brooks Lawn & Patio Furniture
Eye Candy Art Studios
Certified Pro Charms
South Georgia Leather
Schmitt-Malvern Midway Attractions
Julian's 3D Entertainment NASCAR Simulator
God In The Hunt/Van McCall
Georgia Boys Roadside BBQ
Gelene's Homemade Ice Cream
Hemi's Snack Shack
Lil Mike's Family Restaurant
R & T Concessions
Kettle Korn Creations
Contact the City of Douglas Central Services Department at (912) 383-0277 or email
to find out more.