National Pheasant Fest

Saint Paul, Minn. – November 19, 2007 – Just in time for the holidays, Pheasants Forever has the perfect gift sure to satisfy the hunter, doglover, farmer or conservationist in your family! Advance tickets to Pheasants Forever’s National Pheasant Fest 2008, presented by Cabela’s, are on sale now. The event will be held January 18th, 19th & 20th at the Saint Paul RiverCentre in Saint Paul, Minn. Tickets are available at anyTicketmaster outlet (find links at www.NationalPheasantFest.org ) or by calling (651)989-5151.

Tickets can also be purchased in person at the Saint Paul RiverCentre Box Office (located in the southeast lobby of Xcel EnergyCenter).

For the special price of $30, a National Pheasant Fest advance ticket includes floor admission for the entire three-day weekend, as well as aone-year membership to Pheasants Forever (PF). The PF membership includes a free PF hat (a $17 value), a subscription to the Pheasants Forever Journal of Upland Conservation (5 issues) and PF member card and decal. Single daytickets to the event will sell for $10 at the show, and the annual PF membership alone is $30. In other words, purchasing advance tickets toNational Pheasant Fest is a $77 value at less than half the price, a savings of over 60 percent!” National Pheasant Fest tickets are the perfect gift or stocking stufferfor any hunter, dog lover, farmer, or conservationist – especially considering the value for the price,” said Howard Vincent, Pheasants Forever’s President and CEO, “We fully expect this to be the biggest and most complete in our history, and a can’t-miss event for anyone who loves the outdoors.”

National Pheasant Fest 2008 presented by Cabela’s will combine a national consumer show, habitat seminar series, and family event complete withpuppies, tractors, shotguns, and art. In fact, the Fest promises to be the country’s largest event for upland hunters, sport dog owners, and wildlife habitat conservationists.

The event will also be used to officially celebrate Pheasants Forever’s25th anniversary. The organization formed in Saint Paul in 1982. The 24,510 people who attended the 2007 Fest in Des Moines helped make that the largest PF event ever held, but National Pheasant Fest 2008 promises to be the largest and most complete event in the organization’s history. For more information about National Pheasant Fest 2008 presented by Cabela’s, please contact Pheasants Forever toll free at (877)773-2070 or log onto www.NationalPheasantFest.org .

Pheasants Forever and Quail Forever are non-profit conservation organizations dedicated to the protection and enhancement of pheasant, quail, and other wildlife populations in North America through habitat improvement, land management, public awareness, and education.  PF/QF has more than 115,000 members in 700 local chapters across the continent.

For additional information about Pheasants Forever, please visit www.pheasantsforever.org .