What: 8th annual Outdoor Sport Lake and Cabin Show, presented by Subaru
When: January 27-29
Where: Allen County Memorial Coliseum, Fort Wayne Indiana
What: Plan outdoor adventures, browse log and timber-frame homes, or compare, test and shop for recreational products from 100+ exhibitors related to: hunting, fishing, RVs, motor sports, log cabin and cottage living, vacation and travel, boats and water sports, hiking and more. Attractions include the zip line, mechanical bull, rock wall, the dueling pianos, and the new Hawg tank, a 5,000 gallon aquarium on the back of a semi. For the first time ever in Fort Wayne a BoAD Micro Villa tiny house will be in appearance at the show. Special features include a $20 Cabela’s coupon to all who attend, a tiny house for the first time in Fort Wayne, a yurt demo, a deep sea fishing simulator, a Dan Armitage seminar, chainsaw carvings, daily STIHL Timberworks lumberjack shows (featuring an amateur military competition on Saturday evening), kayak rides, live fishing, seminars, giveaways and more!
The Outdoor Sport Lake and Cabin Show (OSLCS) returns to the Allen County
Memorial Coliseum Jan 27-29. Presented by Subaru of Fort Wayne, this rugged show is returning to
its roots with an emphasis on outdoor living, camping, fishing, and hunting.
New to the Subaru Outdoor Sport Lake and Cabin show, and for the first time ever in Fort Wayne, is
a BoAD Micro Villa tiny house. The tiny house movement has taken the country by storm and the
only way to see the exclusive Huntsman cabin is at the Outdoor Sport Lake and Cabin show. Also
exclusively in Fort Wayne at the OSLCS is a demo from Yurts of America, as seen on HGTV, and
the newly invented origami canoe.
The Subaru Outdoor Sport Lake and Cabin Show has also added a Harley Davidson display to this
year’s lineup. One lucky winner will be selected to win a Harley Davidson of his or her own. More
details on this giveaway can be found at the information office at the Allen County Memorial
Coliseum during the show.
Other popular features of the Subaru Outdoor Sport Lake and Cabin show include the daily
Lumberjack competitions, a $20 Cabela’s coupon to all that attend, chainsaw carving, an air rifle
shooting range, Dutch oven cooking demos, personal water crafts, guns, boats, and RVs. Show
goers can plan outdoor adventures, test, browse, and shop for products from 100+ vendors relating
to hunting, fishing, motorsports, log cabin and cottage living, vacation and travel, water sports, and
hiking. The show also features the Military Lumberjack competition on Saturday as different
branches of the military compete to see who has the best lumberjack skills. New this year to the
OSLCS is an exhibition of sport and luxury cars.
For the fishing enthusiast, the OSLCS show has many amenities added to Tackle Down this year. A
Hawg Tank complete with fishing seminars and demonstrations will be available daily throughout he
show. Dan Armitage will be giving sports show seminars, fly fishing lessons are available, and there
will be a deep-sea fishing simulator. Other seminars include Tom Mesnard, a highly sought after
speaker that demonstrates the techniques needed to have consistent success in hunting.
The interactive zone at the Subary Outdoor Sport Lake and Cabin show will provide entertainment
to the entire family. The zip line is back, as well as a mechanical bull, a rock wall, the archery range,
the free lagoon kayak rides, the kids Safari Club, Grandpa Doc’s fishing hole, and the dueling
The Subaru Outdoor Sports, Lake & Cabin Show hours are noon-10 p.m. Friday, Jan. 27, 10 a.m.-8
p.m. Saturday, Jan. 28 and 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 29.
Tickets for the outdoor show are $10 for adults, $5 for active/veteran military, and $5 for those with
a Shrine Circus ticket stub or a Savor Ft. Wayne restaurant receipt. All tickets are good for the
three-day run of the show with the “Be Back Pass” available at the exit of the Coliseum.
Beer & Bacon Fest tickets will be available on BeerBaconFest.org.
For more information on log on SportsandCabinShow.com.