Great Alaska Sportsman Show History
Now in its 33rd year the Great Alaska Sportsman Show has become an annual family tradition with something for everyone.
If you love the Alaska outdoors this event is the start of the outdoor season. The show was first produced in 1984 with 164 exhibits in just the main floor of the Sullivan area and has now grown into four separate floor displays in three building as well as an array of RV’s, ATV’s and Boats outside. Boasting over 100 seminars, clinics and live demonstrations; a kids sport fishing pond and Laser Range; the show has become a statewide show over the years with people coming from all over to attend or participate.
The Great Alaska Sportsman Show has been owned and operated by R. Matthews, Inc. and Showcase Events, Inc. and marketed and managed by Steve Shepherd of Aurora Productions, Inc. for over 30 years.