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2020 Show & Competition
June 18, 19, & 20
Thursday, Friday & Saturday
Location: Embassy Suites
200 Stonebridge Dr.
Columbia, S.C. 29210
Room rates for the show: King bed suite- $132 plus tax
Double bed suite- $142 plus tax
Show discount code: "TAX"
Deadline for the show discount is May 27, 2020
YOU MUST CALL THE HOTEL DIRECT FOR THE SHOW DISCOUNT!
ALL ROOMS HAVE A HIDE-AWAY BED IN THE COUCH. ROOMS INCLUDE COMPLIMENTARY BREAKFAST BUFFET AND HAPPY HOUR FROM 5-6 EVERY EVENING INCLUDING HORSD'OEUVRES, AND BEVERAGES. THERE IS A RESTAURANT LOCATED IN THE HOTEL. WE ARE DIRECTLY ACROSS THE HWY. FROM THE RIVERBANKS ZOO AND GARDENS WITH EASY ACCESS TO THE ZOO. WE LOOK FORWARD TO SEEING Y'ALL THERE!
This years judges are Jeff Mourning for fish, birds, and reptiles with Kent Stryker judging Deer/Game heads and life-size.
Seminars this year include:
Kent Stryker: Business and form alterations
Jeff Mourning: Molding fish head and carving the body
Ronnie Galliard: Hands on sculpting white-tail eyes and ear butt placement (paid workshop, must pre-register)
Pro-1 Performance Chemicals: Paul Cale, finishing a white-tail deer
Shane Candler: Skinning, fleshing, and washing a duck
Hunter Evans: Painting a turkey head
Jim Allred Supply: Chuck Mulkey, tanning A-Z
New this year there will be a Mount Off competition. 50/50 pay out with a $25 entry fee. Also a 50/50 cornhole tournament!