Pennsylvania Bowhunters Festival
Sullivan County Bow Festival
WHEN: Friday, Saturday & Sunday,
September 13, 14 & 15, 2013 (57th anniversary.)
This is an annual event held in September.
WHERE: Sullivan County Fairgrounds,
4430 Route 154, Forksville PA 18616
(Sullivan County Pennsylvania.)
GPS: N 41 29.087; W 76 35.885
The fairground is located a half mile from the intersection of Routes 87 and 154 in the village of Forksville, just
past the Covered Bridge on Route 154.
DESCRIPTION: The Pennsylvania Bowhunters Festival is the oldest gathering of Bowhunters in the
world. The three-day event offers a wide variety of shooting activities and events designed to prepare Bowhunters
for the upcoming archery season and entertain them at the same time.
The Festival features the famous “Forksville Running Deer” target, mechanical bear and turkey
targets, pop-up and moving small game targets, a timed clay pigeon shoot, stationary targets set at variable
distances, and three game trails designed to simulate bow hunting in a northern hardwood forest. All targets are
McKenzie style 3-D targets.
There are vendors and manufacturers, entertainment, and great food.
EVENT CONTACT: Email "bowfestival @ yahoo.com"
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