Trappers convention this week at Escanaba

ESCANABA – The largest trapping and outdoor show ever to come to the Upper Peninsula begins on Thursday and ends at noon on Sunday.

The National Trappers Convention and Outdoor Show is open to the public.

The award-winning Growing UP Foresters Exhibit, the Antique Steam and Gas Engine Village, and the unique Pocket Park will be open.

Wild fur fashion shows will be presented on Saturday, July 26, at 11 a.m. and 1 p.m.

A Saturday night dance features the music of Runaway Train.

Admission is $10 for all four days and kids under 12 are admitted free.

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