Pheasant Fest Comes To Minneapolis Friday Through Sunday

While the dogs mill about, hunters plot strategy during a December South Dakota pheasant hunt in 2011. (News Tribune file photo)

Pheasants Forever, the national upland conservation group based in St. Paul, will hold its 2013 National Pheasant Fest and Quail Classic Friday through Sunday at the Minneapolis Convention Center in Minneapolis. The event will include a bird dog parade, seminars,

A yellow Lab holds a rooster pheasant. (News Tribune photo)

habitat help for landowners, a youth village, bird dog breeders and trainers, guns and more.

Hours are 1 to 8:30 p.m. Friday; 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday; and 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday.

Admission is $10 daily; $5 daily for youth 6-16; free for youth 5 and under.

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