2021
Cedar Rapids Sportshow
Alliant Energy PowerHouse Convention Center,
Cedar Rapids, IA. February 26-28

Mask Up and SAVE at the 2021 Cedar Rapids Sportshow!

Event Details

Attractions

Location:

Allianat Energy PowerHouse Convention Center
350 First Avenue NE
Cedar Rapids, Iowa 52401

2021 Show Hours:

Friday: February  26th, 3:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Saturday: February 27th 10:00 AM – 7:00 PM
Sunday: February 28th 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM

Admissions

Adults: $7.00
12 & Under: FREE
Veterans will have free admission!

All CDC guidelines will be observed.  Please maintain social distancing. Masks will be required.

Parakeet EncounterThe Parakeet Encounter

An exciting experience, with a giant aviary where birds are in free flight. Get hands on

interaction with a variety of different parakeets.

Sportshow Features

BOATS & RV’S:

Shop a great selection of fishing boats, pontoons, campers. Great pre-spring prices!

FISHING, HUNTING, & TRAVEL EXHIBITS:

Outposts, Family Resorts, Canoe Outfitters, Tourism Associations, Campgrounds, Hunting Outfitters, Fishing Tackle, Hunting Gear, Golf Cars, All Terrain Vehicles and Much More.

Ask The Pro Series

Ask the PRO Full Schedule

Friday Ask the PRO

5:00 PM  – What crankbaits are best for what time of year and learning jerkbait fishing for largemouth bass with Clay Torson
5:45 PM –  Lure color selection depending on water clarities
6:00 PM –  How to elevate your outdoor leisure space with Gary Hoefle
6:30 PM – Benefits of personal hot tubs with Gary Hoefle
7:00 PM – RV Service and Repair tips and tricks general maintenance tips on appliances, mainframe, chassis with Jeff Koppes

Saturday Ask the PRO

10:30 AM  – Knot tying for Kids and fishing basics with Clay Torson
11:00 AM – What crankbaits are best for what time of year to rigging soft plastics
12:00 PM – Lure color selection depending on water clarities
12:15 PM – How to elevate your outdoor leisure space with Gary Hoefle

Ask the PRO Session 1 with Clay Torson

Friday 5:00-5:45 PM
Saturday 11:00 AM-12:00PM.

Clay will be discussing:

– What crankbaits are best for what time of year
– Jerkbait fishing for largemouth bass
– Rigging soft plastics
– Lure color selection depending on water clarities

On Saturday at 10:30 AM:

Clay will discuss knot tying for kids and fishing basics

1:00 PM – Benefits of personal hot tubs/spas with Gary Hoefle
2:00 PM – RV Service and Repair tips and tricks & easy to do with Jeff Koppes
2:45 PM – Tips and Tricks & easy to do general maintenance tips on your RV/Camper’s
appliances, mainframe, chassis & more  with Josh Mohn
3:00 PM – Pond management for Rural and Farm Pond Owners. Learn basic pond maintenance and how to address common pond issues including excessive plant and algae growth, nuisance wildlife, and fishery management with Kevin Bjornsen
4:00 PM – Upper Mississippi River fishing tips and tactics with Greg Vance
to Best shallow water bass fishing presentations
4:45 PM – Rod and line selection for certain fishing presentations
5:00 PM – How to elevate your outdoor leisure space with Gary Hoefle
5:45 PM – Benefits of personal hot tubs with Gary Hoefle

Sunday Ask the PRO

11:00 AM – Upper Mississippi River fishing tips and tactics to Best shallow water bass fishing presentations with Greg Vance
11:45 PM – Rod and line selection for certain fishing presentations
12:30 PM – Pond management for Rural and Farm Pond Owners. Learn basic pond maintenance and how to address common pond issues including excessive plant and algae growth, nuisance wildlife, and fishery management with Kevin Bjornsen
12:45 PM – How to elevate your outdoor leisure space. The Benefits of personal hot tubs/spas with Gary Hoefle

Ask the PRO Session 2 with Greg Vance

Saturday 4:00-4:45 PM
Sunday 11:00-11:45 AM

Greg will be discussing:

– Upper Mississippi River fishing tips and tactics
– Best shallow water bass fishing presentations.
– Rod and line selection for certain fishing presentations.

Greg is the 2016 Bassmaster Classic Qualifier, 3x Iowa Bass Nation State champ, 5x Bass Nation regional qualifier, Cabelas 10k champ, and Bassmaster Opens pro.

For the full schedule of the ASK THE PRO series in a PDF, you can download it here.

Interactive Map of the Show.