For Immediate Release

Cabela’s – World’s Foremost Pheasant Fest and Quail Classic Sponsor

Nebraska-based outdoor retailer has been the presenting sponsor for all National Pheasant Fests since 2005.

Minneapolis, Minn. - December 14 -

Quail Forever (QF) and Pheasants Forever (PF) announce Cabela’s will continue the tradition of serving as presenting sponsor for National Pheasant Fest and Quail Classic. This year’s event is February 15-17, 2013, at the Minneapolis Convention Center in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

National Pheasant Fest and Quail Classic 2013, presented by Cabela’s, will be Pheasants Forever’s ninth such event, combining a national consumer show, habitat seminar series and family event complete with puppies, tractors, shotguns and art. This annual gathering has grown into the nation’s largest event for upland hunters, farmers, sport dog owners and wildlife habitat conservationists. In addition, this year’s event will celebrate Pheasants Forever’s 30th Anniversary as the leader in upland conservation.

“Cabela’s is proud to partner with our friends at Pheasants Forever and again serve as presenting sponsor of National Pheasant Fest & Quail Classic,” said Scott Williams, Cabela’s chief marketing officer. “We support the tremendous efforts of Pheasants Forever to promote the growth of this sport and access to public hunting land.”

"We're extremely excited to bring our signature event back to Minnesota to celebrate Pheasants Forever’s 30th anniversary and just as excited to have Cabela's on board as presenting sponsor for National Pheasant Fest and Quail Classic 2013," said Brad Heidel, Pheasants Forever and Quail Forever director of corporate sales.

Cabela’s Incorporated, headquartered in Sidney, Nebraska, is a leading specialty retailer and the world’s largest direct marketer of hunting, fishing, camping and related outdoor merchandise. Since the company’s founding in 1961, Cabela’s has grown to become one of the most well-known outdoor recreation brands in the world, and has long been recognized as the World’s Foremost Outfitter.

For more information on National Pheasant Fest and Quail Classic 2013 or to purchase tickets, please visit www.pheasantfest.org. For all other inquiries, please contact Brad Heidel at (651) 209-4956 or email Brad.

Pheasants Forever, including its quail conservation division, Quail Forever, is the nation's largest nonprofit organization dedicated to upland habitat conservation. Pheasants Forever and Quail Forever have more than 135,000 members and 720 local chapters across the United States and Canada. Chapters are empowered to determine how 100 percent of their locally raised conservation funds are spent, the only national conservation organization that operates through this truly grassroots structure.

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