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YOLO Outdoor Expo on March 14 and 15

March 13, 2015

Calling all trail hikers, bikers, bird watchers, hunters, anglers, conservationists, water-bugs, dog lovers, campers, off-roaders, snowboarders, ski bunnies, and generalized thrill seekers. You only live once -- get out and explore!        The Heidrick Ag History Museum and Event Center brings the outdoors in to one place with this 70+ vendor recreational event at 1962 Hays Lane, Woodland; highlighting businesses, organizations, products, and more inside their 45,000 square foot indoor event center.  Look for the giant green John Deere monster tractor blocking the road!

The City is a sponsor of the Yolo Outdoor Expo being held at the Heidrick AG History Center this weekend, March 14th and 15th.  This EXPO will feature 70+ vendors and is a recreational event highlighting businesses, organizations, products, and more showcasing what Northern California has to offer.  Find family fun right in your own back yard! Plan your spring and summer while learning about the best, and sometimes most hidden areas throughout Northern California.

Enjoy interactive activities, live bands, a variety of food vendors, Sudwerk beer, wine, raffles and prizes such as a Hot Air Balloon Ride for two from Yolo Ballooning Adventures, and more during the two-day event.  Entertainment will include a canine water-jumping competition by the nationally recognized dog enthusiast company Splash Dogs. The group will bring their pool, handlers and pooches to the YOLO Outdoor Expo to show off all weekend long. Register your jumping dog to play along too! Not interested in competing but have a dog who likes to tag along? Bring your pup on a leash to this dog friendly fun. BONUS! Access to the ag museum is included in admission! Spectators can catch a glimpse at the nation's rarest collection of tractors and farm equipment, and learn about California's rich agricultural history!

General admission is $7.00, children under 12, dogs on leash, and parking are all free. Purchase your tickets in advance at and be entered to win a hot air balloon ride for two from Yolo Ballooning Adventures. For a list of vendors, maps and more, visit