Outdoor Adventure Expo

Midwest Mountaineering and the U of M
November 17 – 19, 2017

Exhibitors & Presenters

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Expo Hours:

Friday  2 – 9:30
Saturday  9 – 6:30
Sunday  10 – 5

Friday
2 – 9:30

Saturday
9 – 6:30

Sunday
10 – 5

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Concessions:

Acadia Cafe logo Food Service Provided By

Bent Paddle Brewing logo
Official Beer of
Outdoor Adventure Expo

50¢ Popcorn
50¢ Popcorn
All Weekend Long !!!

Special Events Family & Kids Programs

Special Events

Please note:  These are hands-on oriented events, and are just some of the many ways you may participate in the Outdoor Adventure Expo.  Please check out our full program list on the Speakers / Programs page.

Expo Special Events Calendar
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Time Special Event Presenter
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(*) Events require paid admission.  All other events free.
Thursday,  April 21st
3:00 – 7:00p.m. Paddlesports Demo — Canoe, Kayak, and Stand Up Paddleboard
Try Before You Buy
Lake Nokomis – Northwest Beach
4:00p.m. Tandem Canoe Paddling Lesson (*) Ted Bell of Northstar Canoes
4:30p.m. Solo Canoe Control Lesson (*) Dan Cooke of Cooke Custom Sewing
6:00p.m. Solo Canoe Control Lesson (*) Dan Cooke of Cooke Custom Sewing
Expo Weekend (On-going)
Friday
2:00p.m. – 9:00p.m.

Saturday
9:00a.m. – 6:30p.m.

Sunday
10:00a.m. – 5:00p.m.
Climb in the Bouldering Cave (Free) Midwest Staff
Kids area with free balloons and coloring crayons and paper. In the Expo Tent.
Passport to Adventure game (for children ages 6 to 12).  Win Free Prizes!  Some reading and writing required. Return your filled out passport for a free prize.
Friday,  November 20th  Click to view calendar in a new tab.
2:00p.m. Free Stainless Steel Mug w/Cover ($12.99 value) to the First 100 Customers at the Expo Tent Entrance Midwest Mountaineering
2:00 – 9:00p.m. Beer and Gear Social Night and Raffle
  Raffle:  8:30p.m. (Need not be present to win.)
Subaru and Midwest Mountaineering
7:30p.m. Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour (*) The Banff Centre
Hosted by Midwest Mountaineering
Saturday,  November 21th  Click to view calendar in a new tab.
11:00a.m. – 2:30p.m. Canoe & Kayak Auction AAA Auctions
11:45a.m. Back-country Baking National Outdoor Leadership School Field Instructor
2:15p.m. Waxing for Back Country and Recreational Skiing Fast Wax Ski Staff
3:15p.m. Climbing Ropecraft Kevin Dombrock and Edric Lysne
3:30p.m. Tarp Setup Demonstration Dan Cooke
7:30p.m. Radical Reels Tour (*) The Banff Centre
Hosted by Midwest Mountaineering
Sunday,  November 22th  Click to view calendar in a new tab.
10:30a.m. Tarp Setup Demonstration Dan Cooke
6:30p.m. Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour (*) The Banff Centre
Hosted by Midwest Mountaineering
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