2010 Media Release

Jill Stefanyk

Vancouver Island’s first Outdoor Adventure Expo comes to Victoria at Pearkes Recreation Centre on April 9, 10  & 11, 2010. This three-day event is a must for the Outdoor Adventure seeker! With over 140 exhibit spaces featuring camping, canoeing, kayaking, ziplining, hiking, fishing, whale watching, mountain biking, surfing, outdoor getaways, travel, products and accessories – plus so much more!

Have you ever wanted to fly or overcome your fear of heights while soaring above a crowd? At the Vancouver Island Outdoor Adventure Expo feel the rush as you experience the 130-foot indoor zipline courtesy of Adrena Line Zipline Adventure Tours. “The Vancouver Island Outdoor Adventure Expo is enabling us to actually bring our tree top adventure to the guest, we are extremely excited to be a part of this rare opportunity!” said Jeremy Wilson, Director of Adrena Line.

The Yamaha Riding Academy will be onsite offering a FREE opportunity for kids aged 6 – 12 to take a ride on the latest Yamaha mini bikes. With certified instruction, the latest motocross gear and a 15-minute riding session, children will be safely introduced to the wonderful world of off-roading.

Experience the adventure by participating in FREE continuous seminars from a variety of industry experts throughout the three days on surfboard shaping, fly tying, scuba diving, mountain biking, kayaking and much more.

Enter to win at the Expo, over $10,000.00 worth of fantastic prizes door prizes , from all inclusive fishing trips, surfboards, stainless steel BBQ, to the fantastic 20th Anniversary Islander MR3 “RED” reel, you just have to be here.

The Vancouver Island Outdoor Adventure Expo, presented by Island Fisherman Magazine, takes place Friday April 9th from 12pm – 9pm, Saturday April 10th from 10am – 6pm and Sunday April 11th from 10am – 5pm at Pearkes Recreation Centre – 3100 Tillicum Rd., Victoria BC.

Interviews and photo/video opportunities are available by request.

For more information/interview requests about Vancouver Island Outdoor Adventure Expo please contact:

Jill StefanykShow Manager

Phone: 250.514.2921
Fax: 250.410.0242
Email: jill@ifmevents.com
Twitter: VIOutdoorExpo
Facebook: www.facebook.com/#!/OutdoorAdventureExpo
 

Upcoming Events

Victoria Expo

Friday, March 22nd 2013: 6pm - 9pm
Saturday, March 23th 2013: 10am - 6pm
Sunday, March 24th 2013: 10am - 5pm

Pearkes Rec Centre
Tillicum Centre
3100 Tillicum Road
Victoria, BC V9A 6T2
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Admission

Adults - $8
Kids - $4
Kids 5 & Under - Free
Family of Four - $20
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