Convention

Attendees

2020 HSCF Worldwide Hunting Expo & Convention
January 24-26, 2020

#TOGETHER2020

Our 2020 Convention theme is TOGETHER 2020! Why? Because TOGETHER We Can Do Great Things! This Convention is our largest fundraising event of the year and allows HSCF to continue to provide scholarships, youth outdoor programs and conservation grants. TOGETHER we can work together to educate more students about hunting as a conservation tool. TOGETHER we can further support the education of our future researchers and decision makers. TOGETHER we can provide more funds to support and protect wildlife and habitat!

Click Here For The Full Schedule of Events 

Need To Exhibit At Our 2020 Convention? Click Here!


Take A Look At The Fun We Had In 2019!

 


HUNTING EXPO!

The HSCF Hunting Expo is a three-day experience featuring hunting and fishing outfitters, hunting gear, clothing, firearms, artwork, jewelry and more from around the world! Meet with outfitters! Purchase HSCF gear! Become a member of HSCF! Purchase a chance to win great prizes in our Big Expo Raffle! 


EXPO HOURS & LOCATION
Friday: 9am-5pm      —       Saturday: 9am-5pm      —       Sunday: 10am-3pm
George R Brown Convention Center-Hall E
1001 Avenida De Las Americas, Houston, TX 77010

Parking Information 

BECOME A MEMBER OF HSCF AT THE DOOR & RECEIVE A FREE 3-DAY EXPO PASS!

Expo Hall Tickets*

Weekend Pass 3 Days $25
General Admission Daily $10
Children (12 & under) Daily Free
Active Military w/ ID Daily Free

*Weekend/Day Passes Available At The Door


BANQUETS & LIVE AUCTIONS!

The fun doesn’t stop when the Expo ends!

Our banquets and auctions are fun-filled events offering opportunities to meet and greet fellow hunters and take home incredible auction items. Friday evening festivities include our annual hunting awards, recognition of scholarship recipients, live auctions, games and live entertainment. The ladies take charge on Saturday as they present the Gazelles Luncheon, a lively event for gals and guys alike! The weekend of fun culminates at our Saturday evening black-tie gala featuring our grand live auction and live entertainment.

2020 ENTERTAINMENT!

Friday Night-Don Felder! 

Don Felder, renowned as a former lead guitarist of The Eagles, one of the most popular and influential rock groups of our time. Don is a member of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. Felder spent 27 years with the Eagles, who have sold over 150 million albums worldwide to date and own the fine distinction of recording the top-selling album of all time-Their Greatest Hits (1971-1975), which has sold over 38 million copies (and counting). Co-writer of such hit songs as “Victim of Love,” “Those Shoes,” and his most popular co-creation, “Hotel California”.

 

Saturday Night-Tom Papa!

The Saturday night banquet features comedian Tom Papa! With more than 20 years as a stand-up comedian, Tom Papa is one of the top comedic voices in the country finding success in film, TV, radio and podcasts as well as on the live stage. Tom is the Head Writer and regular performer for the legendary radio show, “Live From Here”, heard regularly by the 2.6 million fans of the weekly radio show. Personally chosen by Jerry Seinfeld, Tom hosted the NBC series, The Marriage Ref, which ran for two seasons. Tom had a recurring role opposite Julia Louis-Dreyfus on the CBS series, “The New Adventures of Old Christine”, and starred in his own NBC series, “Come to Papa”.

 

Reserve Your Banquet Tickets Here


Hilton Americas-Houston-Ballroom of the Americas 
1600 Lamar St, Houston, TX 77010

BANQUET TICKET INFORMATION
Take Advantage Of “Early Bird” Pricing Before 12/1!

FRIDAY NIGHT*

Early Bird    After 12/1  
Adult $125 Adult $150
Student (17 & below)  $50 Student (17 & below)  $75
Exhibitor $100 Exhibitor $125

*includes 2 free drink tickets for adults

GAZELLES SATURDAY LUNCHEON

Early Bird $100 After 12/1 $125


SATURDAY NIGHT*

Early Bird   After 12/1  
Ivory Table $5,000 Ivory Table $5,500
Reserved Table  $2,700 Reserved Table  $3,200
Individual Tickets  $300 Individual Tickets  $375
Student (17 & below)  $175 Student (17 & below)  $250
Exhibitor  $200 Exhibitor $300

*tables accommodate 10 people

2019 HSCF Auction Catalog

 


HOTEL RESERVATIONS!
The Best Rates & Closest Location To The Expo!

Book Your Hotel Room Now At the HSCF Discount Rate! The Hilton Americas-Houston is the host hotel for the 2020 Annual Worldwide Hunting Expo & Convention. HSCF has negotiated special room rates on your behalf. 

Reserve Your Room Here! 

 

 

 

 

*ALERT! HSCF is not contracted with any booking agency or service for reservations. Hilton Americas-Houston is the only authorized provider of hotel reservations for the HSCF Convention. If any party contacts you regarding hotel rooms, they are not authorized to do so by HSCF. Rooms reserved through these agencies will not be in the HSCF room block. Should there be any problems related to a room booked with any other company, HSCF will be unable to assist you.


CONVENTION SPONSORHIPS!

Your support makes it possible for Houston Safari Club Foundation to continue its vital efforts in scholarship, youth education, conservation, habitat management, wildlife protection and so much more. A variety of premium sponsor levels and individual sponsorship opportunities are available to meet any marketing need or budget. Let us customize a Convention sponsorship package for you! Contact Joe Betar at 832.767.1881 or joe@hscfdn.org.

Sponsorship Opportunities    Sponsorship Form


Additional Resources:


VOLUNTEER!

Each year, HSCF conducts activities to accomplish our mission to preserve the sport of hunting through education, conservation and the promotion of our hunting heritage. These efforts culminate with our annual Hunting Expo & Convention each January. We rely on the support and involvement of our volunteers – they really are the backbone of Houston Safari Club Foundation. There are several opportunities to become more involved in various committees!

Volunteer Opportunities           Volunteer Form


Questions? Contact Nancy Oka at 832.804.8959 or nancy@hscfdn.org


Thank You to Our Convention Sponsors

Corporate Partner

 
Wildlife Partners, LLC
CORPORATE PARTNER
Capital Farm Credit
CORPORATE PARTNER
 

Platinum Sponsors

 
Enterprise
Platinum Sponsor
S&B Engineers
PLATINUM SPONSOR
 

Gold Sponsors

 
Global Rescue
GOLD SPONSOR
 

Silver Sponsors

 
Hess
SILVER SPONSOR
Silver Eagle Dist.
SILVER
SPONSOR
 

Bronze Sponsors

 
State Farm – John Bowers, CLU
BRONZE SPONSOR
 

Underwriting Sponsors

 
Bushmen Safaris
UNDERWRITING
SPONSOR
Pro Cargo 2
UNDERWRITING
SPONSOR
Del Rio
UNDERWRITING
SPONSOR
Silver Eagle
BEVERAGE
SPONSOR
TWG
UNDERWRITING
SPONSOR
Alliance Print Evolved
UNDERWRITING
SPONSOR
BB2
UNDERWRITING
SPONSOR
Hawkeye
UNDERWRITING
SPONSOR
Conroe Taxidermy – Mike Simpson
UNDERWRITING
SPONSOR
NRA – Women’s Leadership Forum
UNDERWRITING SPONSOR
 

Gazelles Sponsors

 
In Loving Memory of Suzanne Ambrose
PRESENTING SPONSOR
Laird
PLATINUM
Conroe-Gazelles
PLATINUM SPONSOR
Beeler
PLATINUM SPONSOR
New Latitudes Charters
Platinum Sponsor
Sadler
PLATINUM SPONSOR
Rhoda Clark
GOLD SPONSOR
Rummel Creek
GOLD SPONSOR
Bob & Gay Rod
GOLD SPONSOR
Newlin – Gazelles
SILVER SPONSOR
Mostyn
SILVER SPONSOR
Burrows
SILVER SPONSOR
Mark & Julianne King
SILVER SPONSOR
Kainer
SILVER SPONSOR
McCorvey
GOLD SPONSOR
Lamas
SILVER SPONSOR
Rulon – G Silver
SILVER SPONSOR
MaryAnn and Gerald Russell
SILVER SPONSOR
Town Center Automotive
SILVER SPONSOR
Wendy Barnhart
SILVER SPONSOR
Christina & Bryan Ray
SILVER SPONSOR
Suzanne Hixson & Steve Smith
SILVER SPONSOR
Cunningham
PLATINUM SPONSOR
Sally and Lloyd Swiedom
SILVER SPONSOR
Upstream International, LLC
GOLD
Morrison
SILVER SPONSOR
Pepper
SILVER SPONSOR
White
SILVER SPONSOR
Pyle
SILVER SPONSOR
 

 

Houston Safari Club Foundation (HSCF) is a non-profit organization, exempt from federal income tax, under section 501(c)(3) of the United States Internal Revenue Code. The charitable deduction for contributions to HSCF is the cash amount of the contribution, less the value of goods and services received, to the extent permitted by law. HSCF EIN 74-2177975. Please contact your tax advisor concerning deductibility of any payments as business deductions. HSCF is an independent organization, is not affiliated with Safari Club International (SCI) or its affiliates and is not a chapter or affiliate of any other organization.