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Join Us in Celebrating the Fun, Excitement, and Camaraderie of the Sporting Life.

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Free fly-casting and shooting lessons; falconry, hunting dog, and game cooking demonstrations; a Land Rover driving course; and a variety of hands-on activities for the kids—the whole family will enjoy the Orvis Game Fair. Plus, we host dozens of exhibitors and vendors for you to visit with. *Activities vary by location.


Orvis Sandanona, Millbrook, NY—September 18 & 19, 2021

Orvis Hill Country, Fairfield, PA—September 25 & 26, 2021

Orvis Pursell Farms, Sylacauga, AL—October 30 & 31, 2021

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Below Are a Few Highlights from Game Fair

Shooting events, tons of exhibitors and vendors, fun for kids, food concession, and farmers market on both days!


*Events differ for each location.

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Barbour® Celebrates 100 Years of Rewaxing

Renowned for its durability and weather-resistant properties, Barbour waxed cotton is at the heart of the brand’s commitment to extend the life of its products and minimize its impact on the environment. Join us to celebrate and enjoy the following:

  • Bring your weathered Barbour jacket to be rewaxed on-site by a Barbour wax specialist (no purchase necessary). Subject to time and availability.
  • With any new Barbour wax jacket purchase, receive a complimentary rewax certificate to be sent to our Barbour facility after one year of wear.
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Clay Shooting Events

  • The Orvis Cup Competition: 100 target courses with prizes, awards, and much more.
  • America’s Clays Cup Fun Competition: 50 target courses with prizes and awards.
  • Side shooting events include flurry, 5 stand, clays course open shooting, and long target.
Fly-fishing instruction at Game Fair

Free Fly-Casting & Clay Shooting Lessons

  • Orvis Shooting instructors will guide you at our “try it out” stations for clay shooting—take your first shot here!
  • Orvis Fly-Fishing instructors will be on hand all-day both days for free casting instruction and demos.
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Birds of Prey Demonstrations

  • Expert bird handlers will teach you all about the local birds of prey: See hawks and owls work during this hands-on demo.
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Game Cooking Demonstrations

  • It’s game cooking demystified! Our famed local chefs will take you from ingredients to delicious eats in these interactive cooking demos. 
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Dog Demonstrations

  • Dog training experts and handlers will be here to show you some great training tips, talk about important nutritional needs for your dog, and much more.
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Off-Road Driving Course

  • Take a Land Rover or Jeep on an exciting off-road excursion! Expert driving instructors will be with you for the adventurous ride. 
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Sandanona, Millbrook, NY

September 18 & 19, 2021

9:00am-5:00pm


Events differ for each location.

9:00 am–12:00 pm & 1:00 pm–4:30 pm

The Americas Cup Event (Upland Course)

Orvis Cup Registration for Members opens on Friday, July 30th.


Orvis Cup Non-Member Registration will open on Friday, August 13th.


9:00 am–12:30 pm

The Orvis Cup Main Event

9:00 am–12:00 pm & 1:00 pm–4:30 pm

Sporting Clays (Purchase your round in the clubhouse)


9:00 am–4:30 pm

  • Long Bird Gun Giveaway Shooting (1st. Station Upland Course)
  • Five Stand (Open Shooting)
  • Driven Flurry (Open Shooting)


11:00 am & 1:00 pm

  • Capt. Tuck Scott, Saltwater Fly-Casting Demo
  • Tom Cullen, Birds of Prey Demo


12:00 pm & 2:00 pm

Purina Dog Demo


1:00 pm

Aston Cigar—Cigar Demo in The Aston Cigar Lounge


2:00 pm

Taconic Distillery—History of Bourbon


All-day

  • Trout Unlimited—Fly Tying
  • Taconic Distillery—Whiskey Tasting
  • Paul Chinelli—Wildlife Sketch Artist
  • Lola’s of Poughkeepsie—Concession Food
  • Local Farmers—Farmers Market Tent
  • Supreme Ice Cream—Ice Cream
  • The Cue—Smoked BBQ Food
  • Frites of New York—French Fries
  • Distilleries, Vineyards, and Breweries—Tastings
  • Land Rover Driving Experience
  • Shooting Instructors (Take your first shot ever!)


All-day Kid Events

  • Bouncy House
  • Bird House Painting
  • Air Rifle Shooting
  • Mini-Land Rover Course
  • Helium Balloon Filling

Hill Country, Fairfield, PA

September 25 & 26, 2021

9:00am-5:00pm


Events differ for each location.

10:00 am & 1:00 pm

Dog Training Demonstrations


11:00 am & 2:00 pm

The Falconry Experience with Tom Cullen


11:00 am & 1:00 pm

Game Cooking Demonstrations

9:30 am

The Orvis Cup Sporting Clays Shoot begins


10:00 am & 1:00 pm

Dog Training Demonstrations


11:00 am & 2:00 pm

Game Commission K9 Unit Demonstrations


11:00 am & 1:00 pm

Game Cooking Demonstration

9:00 am–5:00 pm

  • Novice Shooting Area
  • Casting Instruction Area
  • Fly-Tying Demonstrations
  • Kids Zone
  • Food Concession
  • Youth Archery
  • Eastern Bluebird Box Building

Pursell Farms, Sylacauga, AL

October 30 & 31, 2021

9:00am-5:00pm


Events differ for each location.

8:00 am–5:00 pm

Shop and visit with the vendors


8:00 am–9:00 am

Registration for the Orvis Cup Tournament


9:00 am–12:00 pm

Orvis Cup Sporting Clays Tournament


10:00 am–5:00 pm

Live Hands-on Demos


11:00 am–5:00 pm

Food available from Pursell Farms

8:00 am–9:00 am

Registration


9:00 am–12:00 pm

Tournament 


12:00 pm

Lunch


12:30 pm

Awards 


Members: $89 per shooter

Non-Members: $119 per shooter 

Includes: Round of Sporting Clays (100 targets), Cart, Trapper, Continental Breakfast, Lunch & Orvis Gift Bag

8:00 am–5:00 pm

Shop and visit with the vendors


9:00 am–3:30 pm

America’s Cup Clays Tournament


10:00 am–5:00 pm

Live Hands-on Demos


11:00 am–5:00 pm

Food available from Pursell Farms


1:00 pm–3:30 pm

Open Five Stand Tournament

50 Target Tournament (any gauge)


9:00 am–3:30 pm

Open Shoot


3:30 pm

Scorecards must be turned in 


4:00 pm

Awards 


Member 1st Round: $40

Member Additional Round: $30

Non-Member 1st Round: $50

Non-Member Additional Round: $40

Cart Rental: $40 per cart

Includes: 50 Target Round, Trapper & Orvis Hat (first round only, additional rounds do not include hat)

1:00 pm–3:30 pm

Open Shoot


4:00 pm

Awards 


Pricing: $20 per person 

Includes: 25 Target Round of Five Stand 

Live Demo Schedule

10:00 am & 1:00 pm

Capt. Tuck Scott Presentation on Saltwater Fly Fishing


11:00 am & 3:00 pm

Hunting Retriever Dog Demo (Wildrose Kennels)


12:00 pm & 2:00 pm

Game Cooking Demo (Chef Hastings)


1:00 pm

Brand History & Cigar Etiquette Q&A (Ashton Cigars)



Additional Demos

All-day

  • Take your First Shot (Orvis Instructors)
  • Fly-Casting Demo and Lessons (Orvis Instructors)


Kid Zone Activities

  • Bouncy House
  • Corn Hole
  • Air Rifle Instruction
  • Hay Rides


Additional Activities

  • Sporting Clays Course, Five Stand & Long Shot
  • Fly Tying
  • Pursell UTV Experience 
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Wingshooting Schools

We offer one- and two-day schools as well as Specialty Schools for in-the-field education.

Woman shooting clays off a stand for the Orvis Cup

The 2021 Orvis Cup

Get an inside look at our annual sporting clays competition.