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Take part in a celebration of hunting minded activities, conversation
and camaraderie as a start to your deer hunting opener weekend!  

This year's events will take place in Fergus Falls, Minnesota


Tickets to the Big Buck Brunch are $20 which includes admission into the ballroom for a delicious brunch.

In addition to your meal, you will have an opportunity to hear from speakers who have traditionally included the Governor, Department of Natural Resources Commissioner, Explore Minnesota Director John Edman, Minnesota Deer Hunters Association Executive Director Craig Engwall and others. You can view hunting and outdoor related booth including the T.I.P. “Wall of Shame” poaching display, hands-on competitions, seminars, demonstrations, and the antlers from a world record-sized eight point buck taken illegally in Goodhue County.

We look forward to seeing you on November 8th!  

Thursday, November 7th Event Agenda

7 p.m. - 10 p.m. - Welcome to Camp celebration at the Z103 Lounge

                               Celebrate camp camaraderie with fellow hunters as they gear up for opening weekend.  Take part in raffles, drawings,                                            games and entertainment. 


10 a.m. -  Big Buck Brunch at Bigwood Event Center. $20 TICKET REQUIRED 

                     Enjoy a delicious brunch with fellow deer hunting enthusiasts while hearing from speakers who have traditionally included  the                           Governor, Department of Natural Resources Commissioner, Explore Minnesota Director, Minnesota Deer Hunters Association                           Executive Director and others.

                      Come & see various outdoor and hunting related booths and talk with those in the industry.  A few of the vendors include: 

                                - Turn In Poachers Wall Of Shame

                                - MDHA Fergus Falls Chapter

                                - MN DNR with the World Record 8 Pointer Rack



                    Blaze Orange your true hunting colors and  head on out to the Blaze Orange Community Photo.  Let's set records                          and show our spirit!




Friday, November 8th Event Agenda
Saturday, November 9th Event Agenda

11 a.m. - Lunch and Tales of the Hunt with Gov. Tim Walz at Mabel Murphy's.

                Join Gov. Tim Walz for lunch and to hear about his morning in the field.  Soup and salad buffet available for $9.50 + tax.



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"Buck Fever"
Vendor Display Booths
Live Media Broadcasting
"Welcome to Camp" Banquet
Vendor Booths
Live Media Broadcasting
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