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manitou_27pses_run2The show boasts one of the largest displays of boats for sale under one roof. The family friendly event has something for every outdoor enthusiast, including hunting, fly fishing, outfitters, and camping exhibits.

The Gnomish Traveling Rod Display

gnomes traveling rod showThe Gnomish Traveling Rod Exhibit displays the history of Fishing rods starting in the late 1700’s through the mid 1900’s! This is the only traveling museum in the world that covers the history and evolution of the fishing rod in existence at this time. It shows the development of the fishing rod down through time from the wood rods of the late 1700’s to the modern use of synthetic materials in the late 1940’s.The display covers over 50 lineal feet and contains at this time rods totaling 115+ rods in number and they come from some of the most pivotal makers and manufacturer’s that influenced the art and craft of rod making. Also—they are providing free antique rod appraisals!

Show dates, times, and ticket prices are as follows:

Friday, Feb 20 – 1pm to 7pm
Saturday, Feb 21 – 10am to 6pm
Sunday, Feb 22 – 11am to 4pm


Adults $6.00, 11-16 $3, 10 & under free.


Location: Colorado Springs Event Center 3960 Palmer Park at Academy, Colorado Springs, CO with Free Parking!


For More Information Contact:

John Keys

1-800-756-4788 ext. 34