Hunter Skills Weekend
Aug
26
to Aug 27

Hunter Skills Weekend

The FREE Hunter Skills Weekend course, taught by Ike Wright, a Master Outdoor Hunter Education instructor with over 40 years of outdoor experience, includes a mandatory instructional portion on Saturday, August 26 from 9:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Students may also attend the practical portion on Sunday, August 27 from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. This will be an opportunity to apply the skills learned on Saturday in a safe and fun environment, including wilderness survival, bow hunting, muzzle loading firearms, modern shotguns and rifles. Participants will receive a Hunter Safety Course certificate upon completion of the course, which includes 6 hours of classroom and hands-on instruction as required by the Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries.

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27th Annual General Assembly Wild Game Chili Cook-Off
Jan
18
6:00pm 6:00pm

27th Annual General Assembly Wild Game Chili Cook-Off

The General Assembly Wild Game Chili Cook-Off is an annual non-partisan, charitable event held in Richmond while the state legislature is in session. This FREE event for anyone who roams the grounds of Capitol Square – legislators, staff, lobbyists, and friends – and features a variety of wild game, tame meat, and vegetarian chili recipes from familiar faces around Virginia. Recipes from recent years have included wild boar, bison, venison, kangaroo, bear, moose, dove, goose, pheasant, caribou and elk.

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Veteran and Military Family Fishing Rodeo
May
13
8:00am 8:00am

Veteran and Military Family Fishing Rodeo

The Virginia Sportsmen’s Foundation is partnering with the 001 Outdoors team to host a Veteran and Military Family Fishing Rodeo on May 13 at Stillfred’s Pond in Scottsville, VA. The event will be a fun and relaxed day of bass and crappie fishing on a 20-plus acre pond followed by a casual cookout and fish fry.

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Combat Veteran Pheasant Hunt
Feb
11
9:00am 9:00am

Combat Veteran Pheasant Hunt

The Virginia Sportsmen's Foundation is partnering with 001 Outdoor Advenutures to host a pheasant hunt with combat veterans on a private preserve in the Esmont area of Albemarle County. We plan on having a group of 13 special guests who will each be accompanied by their sponsor and a guide for a 300-bird European-style circle shoot.

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26th Annual General Assembly Wild Game Chili Cook-Off
Jan
19
6:00pm 6:00pm

26th Annual General Assembly Wild Game Chili Cook-Off

The General Assembly Wild Game Chili Cook-Off is an annual non-partisan, charitable event held in Richmond while the state legislature is in session. This FREE event for anyone who roams the grounds of Capitol Square – legislators, staff, lobbyists, and friends – and features a variety of wild game, tame meat, and vegetarian chili recipes from familiar faces around Virginia. Recipes from recent years have included wild boar, bison, venison, kangaroo, bear, moose, dove, goose, pheasant, caribou and elk.

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