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   April 2015

North Georgia Flint Knappers and Primitive Arts Festival

Apr 24, 2015 -
Apr 25, 2015

The 16th Annual North Georgia Flint Knappers and Primitive Arts Festival will be held April 24 & 25 2015 at Gatewood Park, Cartersville, Georgia. Thursday April 23 will be early vendors set up & April 26 will be vendor break down day. Both days will be open to the public, but there will be a limited number of vendors available for sales. The event gets underway at 8:00 AM each day and will continue into the evening. The show is open to the public and admission and parking are free. Concessions & clean restrooms are available.

Directions to the event
From I-75 take exit 290 and go east on GA HWY 20 to the 1st traffic light (at Wendy’s). Turn right on Spur 20 and proceed south approximately 3 miles. Turn left on Bartow Beach Road and go 1/3 mile to the show site. There will be signs marking the way. The address for the event, for those of you using GPs is 244 Bartow Beach, Cartersville, GA 30120

There will be plenty of handmade crafts, primitive tools, primitive weapons and works of art. Demonstrations will start at 9:00 AM on Saturday and will include arrowhead, spear point and stone knife making, Atlatl demonstration, arrow and bow making, fire building, hide tanning, basketry, cordage, primitive snares and traps, a nature walk identifying useful and editable plants, soapstone working, pottery and much more. The public will be invited to participate where applicable. All demonstrations are free.

Special Attractions: We are proud to announce that this year Michael will be available Saturday April 25th for artifact identification.

Michael Miller is an archaeologist who specializes in stone tool identification and manufacture. He has excavated sites all over the USA and currently resides in Columbia SC working for the Diachronic Research Foundation. His interest in stone tools goes back to childhood when he found his first arrowhead. Michael started flintknapping at age 12 and today is a leading expert among archaeologists who practice the ancient art. He has appeared on several television shows and teaches flintknapping courses throughout the year. In 2001, he started now the largest commercial flintknapping website geared toward lithic art and replication.

Special Note: No artifacts will be for sale at this event! The public is invited to bring your personal artifacts for Michael Miller to examine, but sales are strictly forbidden.

Our Annual Public Auction: There will be a public auction held at 12:00 AM on April 25 and will feature unique, handmade items donated by the vendors. Door prizes will also be awarded.

Food Vendors: A group affiliated with local scouting will be providing the food for your dining pleasure. Local restaurants are a short drive from the event site.

Camping and Lodgings: For those wishing to participate as vendors, a modern campground with full hookups is located next to the show site. Cost for camper sites is $24.00 with senior discounts available. Primitive camping (tents) is permitted at $11 per night. Additionally there are conveniently located motels nearby. Motel 8 has agreed to give those attending the event a discounted rate. Call them at 770-382-8881 and ask for the special rate. Contact the event coordinator for a complete list of motels and restaurants. Vendors may camp at their vending site for $10 per night, but no campfires are permitted.

Vendor Information Vendor fee is $20.00 per 15 foot space if PAID IN ADVANCE of the show. Fee will be $25.00 if paid when you show up. No electricity will be available. Vendors must supply their own tents, tables and supplies.

Don’t miss the largest primitive arts festival in Georgia! For further information contact:

Event Coordinator Dave Swetmon at 770-304-8760 (678-480-1932 after 23 April) or email

Michael Swetmon at 770-253-5164 (678-972-9966 after 23 April) or email

or Michael Blackston at 706-283-7143 (706-371-0778 after 23 April), email

23rd Annual Whittingham Traditional Archery Rendezvous

Apr 24, 2015 -
Apr 26, 2015

Hosted and presented by The Appalachian Bowmen of Sussex County, New Jersey. Near Newton, NJ

Two 20 target 3-D ranges, archery golf course, practice and novelty ranges, stump shoot and arcade range, flying disc range, vendors, swap meet and much more.

For more information call The Appalachian Bowmen 973-383-6787
or email

Alabama Society of Traditional Bowmen Children's Hospital Benefit

Apr 25, 2015 -
Apr 26, 2015

Brierfield Ironworks State Park

Multi-round shoot. Special weekend rates available. Meal and live auction on Saturday evening to raise money for Children's Hospital.

Bowyers, arrowsmiths, flint knappers, Native American crafts, novelty shoots, aerial targets. TRADITIONAL EQUIPMENT ONLY

For more information contact Mike Gamache (334) 657-8102 or email

   May 2015

13th Annual Baltimore Bowmen Traditional Classic

May 15, 2015 -
May 17, 2015

Baltimore, Maryland

Three ranges with over 80 3-D targets, novelties, traditional vendors and a swap meet. Free parking and free camping.

Shooters contact: John Bogdan (410)-529-9263
Dealers contact: Jerry Deweese (443) 622-4891. ASAP-Dealer space is limited.

ITBS Rendezvous

May 23, 2015 -
May 24, 2015

Iowa Traditional Bowhunters Society Rendezvous hosted by the Raccoon Valley Sportsman Club of Adel, IA. (Visit the website for directions.)

40 3-D Targets, speed round, long distance, pond shoots for adults and kids, aerials on Saturday night and Seneca run. Trading blankets, drawings, raffles and novelty shoots. Traditional bows only. No alcohol on grounds.

For more information call: (515) 984-0427 or email

   June 2015

UBI & Broken Arrow 3D Course

Jun 06, 2015

Location: Broken Arrow range Southeast of Charleston, IL. Take route 130 south out of Charleston for about 5 miles, turn at the Westfield road and follow the 3D archery signs for about 5 more miles.

Traditional only 3D shoot on Saturday, June 6, 2015. The shoot will consist of 30 3D Rhinehart targets in a wooded setting with traditional stakes at realistic shooting distances. Food will be available on site.

For more info contact Bill Ferry (217) 549-8747, or UBI Mike Davenport (618)-218-1960.

Traditional Tri-State Championship

Jun 06, 2015 -
Jun 07, 2015

Location: Wellington, Texas

Texas, Oklahoma, New Mexico. All shooters welcome. Men's & women's classes, longbow wood and open, recurve wood and open, self bow, composite and Sr's. Plus youth classes.

For more information contact: Durk Green 806-205-2626 or email

The 28th Annual Cloverdale Traditional Nationals

Jun 12, 2015 -
Jun 14, 2015

Cloverdale Conservation Club, Cloverdale, IN

Recurve, longbow and selfbow--classes for the whole family. 50 targets, 20 target practice range, bowyers and vendors, free camping and parking, food vendors on site and stores close by. Door prizes, raffles, novelty shoots. Sunday morning worship service.

No sights, stabilizers, mechanical rests or releases.

For General Information Call:
Jim Voyles 765-342-3047, Eric Voyles 765-349-1326

Dealer Inquiries: David Ogles (317) 902-6295, email

Compton Traditional Bowhunter's Rendezvous

Jun 19, 2015 -
Jun 21, 2015

Held in Berrien Springs, Michigan on the banks of the St. Joe River. Three big days of shooting, vendors, camping, cooking and just plain fun. Bring the whole family, there is something for everyone.

4 3-D Ranges; Novelty Targets; Traditional Dealers & Bowmakers Galore; Special Kids Events; Cooking Contests; Americian Broadhead Collectors Club; Blanket Trading on Saturday; Campfire Conversations with the "Old-Timers"; Compton Archives Measuring Booth and Instructional Seminars.

General Information: Dave Jarvis 217-722-3144 or Dennis Harper 816-739-8990
Dealer Info: Wade Job 864-245-2216
Raffle Info: Dave Jarvis 217-722-3144
Auction Info: Marv Cochran 816-510-6658
Camping Info: Larry Janke 269-470-4926
No reservations, lots of space available.

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