Fishing enthusiasts will be flocking to Heartwood Conference Center & Retreat in Trego on Friday, May 6th in celebration of the 2016 Wisconsin Fishing Opener. From 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on May 6th, Heartwood will be host of the inaugural Wisconsin Opener Fishing & Outdoor Expo, sponsored by Jack Link’s Protein Snacks. Planning is currently underway for this exciting event. Pro angler Shaw Grigsby will be joining us for the expo. Grigsby, a pro angler from Florida and host of One More Cast with Shaw Grigsby, will be conducting seminars throughout the expo and will also be doing meet & greets at the Jack Link’s Protein Snacks booth. Additional displays include fishing equipment vendors, boat dealers, fishing & outdoor organizations and many educational displays.
The event is run by Wisconsin Indian Head Country in partnership with Washburn County Tourism, Wisconsin Department of Tourism, Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources, and Heartwood Conference Center & Retreat. Sponsors of the event include Jack Link’s Protein Snacks, Gander Mountain, Indianhead Foodservice Distributor, MillerCoors, and many other sponsors.