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Crappie Expo

Welcome to the Crappie Expo 2019 in Hot Springs, Arkansas! Crappie fanatics, if you are looking for the latest and greatest crappie fishing products, you can get it at the Crappie Expo! Rods, reels, lures, boats and electronics! Bring the whole family and enjoy a day or three with us at the Crappie Expo!


October 4-6, 2019


Hot Springs Convention Center
134 Convention Blvd
Hot Springs, Arkansas 71901

Daily Crappie Expo Schedule:

October 4, 2019

  • Free admission - Open to the public, 9am to 6pm daily
  • Arkansas State Police will be handing out free lures daily
  • Crappie seminars daily
  • 1pm: Free concert on stage
  • Kids fish free! Hours TBD
  • 3pm - Mr. Crappie® Invitational “live weigh in“ will be streaming on stage through the Mr. Crappie YouTube Channel.
  • 5:30pm: H20 Sportz and Marine presents the Lowe Boat give away! Be sure to sign up at H20 Sportz and Marine booth register to win the new Lowe Boat. Must be present to win.
Lowe boat giveaway

October 5, 2019

  • Doors open: 9am until 6pm
  • Free admission - open to the public
  • First 50 kids receive a rod and reel combo sponsored by Lil Anglers!
  • Kids fish free! Hours TBD
  • Free seminars daily
  • 11am: World’s Largest Crappie Fry sponsored by Riceland , R&V Cajun Fryers and Camp Dog Seasonings
  • Get your free tickets to the Crappie Fry from the dealers and manufacturers at the Crappie Expo! Everyone must have a ticket to get into the World’s Largest Crappie Fry
  • 1pm: Free concert on stage
  • 3pm: Live on stage - Mr. Crappie® 100k Invitational Tournament weigh-in. Top 50 crappie teams in the country! Don’t miss it!
  • 5:30pm: Free boat give-away - TBD must be present to win
  • 6pm: Doors close

October 6, 2019

  • Doors open: 9am until 6pm
  • Free admission - open to the public
  • First 50 kids get a Mr. Crappie® fishing bucket!
  • Kids fish free! Hours TBD
  • 1pm: Free concert on stage
  • 2:30pm: Mr. Crappie® 100k Invitational weigh-in will be live on stage at the Crappie Expo! Crown the Champion!
  • 5:30pm: Crappie Expo & Ranger Boats presents the Ranger RT178c free boat give-away! Be sure to register and you must be present to win.

See ya next year at the Crappie Expo coming near you!