Crown Arena to Host March 17-19

Fayetteville, NC  -   The 9th Annual Cape Fear Wildlife Expo promises to be better than ever with a move to the Crown Arena in Fayetteville.  We needed additional space to offer more vendors and provide free parking for all attendees,” says event organizer WC Lanier.  

Outdoor enthusiasts will find lots to enjoy during the three day show: hunting and fishing exhibitions, wildlife art, decoys, boats and accessories, truck and ATV displays, fly fishing demos, camping, guides, outfitters, contests and archery demonstrations.

A few special features during the show:

  • An interactive archery range
  • Birds of prey demonstrations
  • Appraisals of antique tackle rods and tackle boxes from Carolina Tackle Collectors
  • Fly fishing and kayaking demonstrations
  • Moon Shadow Rescue Wolves from Newell Farms (Warrenton, NC) in attendance.

Expo hours are Friday and Saturday, March 17/18 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.  On Sunday March 19th, hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.  Admission is $11 for adults, $8 for seniors 60 and older and military. Children 10 years and under are free when accompanied by an adult. 

About the Cape Fear Wildlife Expo

The mission of the Cape Fear Wildlife Expo is to encourage youth to enjoy the great outdoors through hunting, fishing and other outdoor sports and to heighten public awareness of our natural resources and to encourage conservation of these natural resources. For more information, visit or call 910-795-0292.


The FACVB is a private, not-for-profit organization responsible for positioning Cumberland County as a destination for conventions, sporting events and individual travel. For additional information, visit  or call 1-888-98-HEROES.