Red Oktober Kalashnikov Championship

since 2016

Las Vegas, Nevada

Held once a year in October

  • Compete
  • Attend

Red Oktober Kalashnikov Championship

  • 2019 1st year at Pro Gun Club
    –  160 acres
    – in Boulder City, Nevada
  • 2018
    – Southern Utah Practical Shooting Range
  • 2017
    – Southern Utah Practical Shooting Range
  • 2016 2-day competition
    – Southern Utah Practical Shooting Range
    – Halloween weekend

ShockWave in the Desert


“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

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Texas Firearms Festival

from 2014 – 2017


  •  Two day event
  • try and buy the latest and greatest guns and gear

  • 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

Texas Firearms Festival

Big Sandy Shoot

started in mid 1980s

640 acres
1 square mile of desert

Wikieup, Arizona

 the largest machine-gun shoot in the United States.

  • twice a year – March & October
  • three day weekend
  • machine-gun woodstock.
  • 2004 started a LLC and purchased property
  • Quarter mile long firing range
  • 2.3 million rounds shot each shoot

A twice a year, three day weekend of friends, weapons, targets and gear in Arizona’s high, western desert. With a quarter mile long firing range, populated by hundreds of shooters, The Big Sandy is the largest machine-gun shoot in the United States. This NFA shooting range will test yourself, your weapon and your sights. Held in Northwestern Arizona, approximatley 10 miles northeast of the town Wikieup, where you can get some distance on your targets. Some targets fly the length of the range at high speeds, some explode. If you’re up to it, please come visit this uniquely American event.