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Chicago area show opens Jan. 26

The Chicagoland Fishing, Travel & Outdoor Expo will return Jan. 26-29 to Schaumburg, Ill.

The Chicagoland Fishing, Travel & Outdoor Expo will return Jan. 26-29 to Schaumburg, Ill.

Organizers said the event at the Schaumburg Convention Center will feature more than 100 travel-related exhibitors (including guides, lodges, resorts and regional promotion agencies), major fishing tackle manufacturers, local fishing retailers and a diverse selection of fishing boats.

Visitors will be able to improve their fishing knowledge through an extensive lineup of seminars with top-notch local and national fishing professionals, buy the newest fishing and outdoor gear and equipment from top manufacturers and retailers from around the country and book the trip of a lifetime, organizers said.

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