World’s longest running all 3-D targets event featuring the famous life-size running deer, other target areas, and life-like game trails. Traditional, compound and crossbows are welcome. Food, prizes, souvenirs and more. Family oriented.
The 65th running of the world famous Pennsylvania Bowhunters Festival will host eager Bowhunters preparing for the upcoming archery deer seasons. The Holcombe Running Deer is the feature attraction, supported by dozens of other moving, life-size 3-D targets, plus dozens of stationary targets and three mountainside target trails. Our novelty Steel Boar offers a challenge to showcase shooters’ skills as well. In addition to perfect practice conditions for actual bowhunting, there are family activities on-going throughout the long weekend.
Saturday will host recreational shooting competitions for all ages. Valuable door prizes await all attendees throughout the weekend. Hot food and beverages are available including breakfast sandwiches Friday morning and complete breakfast offerings Saturday and Sunday mornings. Dozens of vendors will be displaying archery, hunting and outdoor-related products throughout the grounds. The always popular souvenirs will be offered, including patches, pins, clothing and more.
This event benefits non-profit organizations in Sullivan County.