ShockWave in the Desert

2014

“a gun show that you can shoot at,”

  • 2014 First Event 400 attendees
    founded by Erik & Jeromy
    benifit for Wishes For Warriors (WFW)
  • 2015 Shockwave In The Desert: Part Pew
    March 14th from 10AM until Nightfall
    one of the largest and most well-known social media events in the shooting community
  • 2016  two-day event
    1,500 attendees
    October 29 and 30 2016

Cowtown Range
10402 W. Carefree Hwy
Peoria, AZ

The Cowtown range where @shockwaveinthedesert happened

This ain’t all of it.. there was a bit more off to the left of this pic, and more out of screen to the right

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Texas Firearms Festival

from 2014 – 2017

Texas

 Two day event

  • 2017
    September 30/October 1 2017
    Best of the West Shooting Sports in Liberty Hill, Texas
    $79 one-day ticket, two-day tickets are $139
  • 2016
    October 14 – 16, 2016
    Best of the West Shooting Sports in Liberty Hill, Texas
  • 2105
    November 14 and 15, 2015
    Best of the West Shooting Sports in Liberty Hill, Texas
  • 2014
    30+ live fire ranges
    retail village
    Texas grub
    Best of the West Shooting Sports Range in Liberty Hill, Texas
    November 8 and 9, 2014
     $59 one-day pass or a $95 weekend pass
    www.texasgunfest.com

Texas Firearms Festival

Bullpup Convention

started in 2009 – 2014

  • Two Day Event
    Rockcastle Shooting Center in Park City, Kentucky
  • shooting was free
  •  raising money for Wounded Warriors
  • 2014
    Sept 27-28, 2014
  • 2013
    Saturday, Sept 21-22nd, 2013
  • 2012 = 250 people
  • 2011 = 250 people

Bullpup Forum Annual Shoot
Rock Castle Shooting Center

Knob Creek Gun Show

Machine Gun Shoot & Military Gun Show

Shoot since 1965
Gun Show since 1985

 900 tables

West Point, Kentucky

The World’s Largest Machine Gun Shoot and Military Gun Show

  • bi-annual event
  • second weekend of April and October
  • Started by Biff Sumner
  • 1970 started shooting dynamite
  • 1981 Kenny Sumner took over the shoot
  • 1985 Started a Gun Show at the shoot
  • 350 yard outdoor range
  • 20 miles south of Louisville
  • former military-munitions test range
  • biannual event in April and October
  • Gun show
  • Dec 22, 2005 featured on R. Lee Ermey’s television show Mail Call 

“World’s Largest Machine Gun Shoot and Military Gun Show”


Knob Creek Gun Range 
690 Ritchey Lane 
West Point, KY 40177
502-922-4457


Westchester Collectors Inc

started in November 1984

  • November 1984 – first show was at the Westchester County Center 
  • founded by  Newman Chittenden and Martin Fasack 
  •  Eastern States Exposition
    – West Springfield, MA
    – 3 times a year
    – one of the largest gun and knife shows in the Northeast
    – 700 tables
  • Orange County Fairgrounds gun and knife show
    – Middletown, NY
    – 4 shows
  •  Marlboro, MA 
    – three times a year
  • Shriner’s Auditorium
    – Wilmington, MA
  •  Waterbury, Ct
    – 3 shows