It has always been cool to me to meet someone I watch on TV. I admire plenty of celebrities in the shooting sports and fortunately had the opportunity to meet a few of them—even get a few shooting pointers! There are plenty of chances at SHOT Show to meet and greet your favorite shooting sports celebs. A full list of who will be there, at what booth and at what time is on SHOT Show’s official website. Here is my quick-pick list of whom I wouldn’t miss.
Chris Costa at Battle Comp Enterprises, LLC
Chris will be signing autographs on Tuesday, January 15 at 10:00 a.m. and on Friday, January 18 at 3:00 p.m.
Julie Golob at Team Smith & Wesson
Julie, along with Molly Smith will be signing autographs at the Team S&W booth on Friday, January 18 from 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Larry Vickers at Aimpoint
Larry will be signing autographs at Aimpoint on Tuesday, January 15 at 10:30 a.m. and Friday January 18 at 12:00 p.m.
Larry will also make an appearance at the Blue Force Gear, Inc. Booth 26209
- Tuesday, January 15 at 2:00 to 5:00 p.m.
- Wednesday, January 16 at 2:00 to 5:00 p.m.
- Thursday, January 17 at 2:00 to 5:00 p.m.
- Friday, January 18 at 2:00 to 3:45 p.m.
Tom Knapp at Americase
Tom Knapp will be at the Americase booth on Tuesday, January 15 from 10:00 to 11:00 a.m.
Bone Collector Crew at Americstep Corp
The Bone Collector Crew will be giving away free autographed pictures.
Joe Mantegna at Cabot Guns Company, LLC
Joe Mantegna, from Criminal Minds will be signing autographs Thursday, January 17, from 4:15 to 4:45 p.m.
Jeff Foxworthy meet and greet at Club Red
Jeff Foxworthy’s meet and greet is on Wednesday, January 16 from 2:00 to 3:00 p.m.
Jeff will also be at iScope, LLC booth 2232 on Tuesday, January 15 from 12:30 to 1:00 p.m.
Kim Rhode at Otis Technology
Kim Rhode will be appearing at Otis Technology to give away an autographed photo on Tuesdays, Wednesday, and Thursday from 2:30 to 3:30 p.m.
Doug Koening at Otis Technology
Doug will be at the Otis Technology booth for a meet and greet on Tuesday, Wednesday,
Thursday and Friday of the show from 9:00 to 10:00 a.m.
Patrick Flanigan at RedRing USA, LLC
Patrick will be signing autographs Tuesday January 15 and Thursday, January 16 at 2:00 p.m.
Fate of Destinee at Thureon Defense
Pose with Fate of Destinee for a picture daily during the show from 1:00 to 2:00 p.m.
Red Jacket Crew at Voodoo Tactical
The Red Jacket Crew—no confirmation on who—will be at the Voodoo Tactical booth on Tuesday, January 15 at 8:30 a.m. and on Friday, January 18 at 3:00 p.m.
Orange County Choppers Bike at Wildgame Innovations
Not necessarily a celebrity, but cool nonetheless, Wildgame Innovations will have its Orange County Choppers bike on display at its booth for the duration of the show. It does not say that Paul and Paulie will attend or make an appearance.
Who would you love to meet? Tell me in the comment section below.