John A. Logan College would like to thank everyone that attended the 2014 Southern Illinois Hunting and Fishing Days event. We had record attendance with an estimated 46,000 people attending the two day event.

We would also like to thank all our sponsors and vendors. A special thank you to our title sponsor Absher Arnold Motors, also a special thank you to Williamson County Tourism Bureau, McDonalds, Friends of Crab Orchard Refuge Inc. and Black Diamond Harley Davidson. Black Diamond sponsored this year’s Outdoor Art and Heritage Show. We would not be able to host such a large and wonderful event without all our sponsors and vendors and volunteers that help us to make it possible.

Please mark your calendar for September 26 and 27, 2015 for next year’s 28th show. We look forward to seeing everyone again.

Absher Arnold Williamson County Tourism Bureau Black Diamond Harley Davidson McDonalds

Southern Illinois Hunting and Fishing Days is held on the beautiful campus of John A. Logan College in Carterville, Illinois. This year’s ( 2014 ) event will take place on Saturday, September 27th, 9 a.m.–5 p.m., and Sunday, September 28th, 9 a.m.–4 p.m.

Click here for a schedule of events and listing of programs.

Join us in celebrating the 26th year of Southern Illinois Hunting and Fishing Days. As always it is FREE admission and FREE parking. We have 200 plus vendors crowd onto our campus that weekend and 30,000 plus sportsmen that show up every year.

The event is presented by Crab Orchard Refuge, Southern Illinois Bank, Williamson County Tourism Bureau, is the largest celebration of National Hunting and Fishing Day in the country. Established in 1987, this event has hosted more than half a million sportsmen and their families. We are very well established and many view us as the premier Hunting and Fishing Day celebration. We invite you to be a part of it.

This event was created to celebrate our heritage of hunting and fishing in Illinois. It is an educational, family event, dedicated to teaching ethics, safety, and conservation in order to enhance the outdoor experience. ADMISSION AND PARKING ARE ALWAYS FREE!

Click here for pictures from the event.