The Outdoor Riga 2023 active recreation and hobby show will take place in Ķīpsala, on 14–16 April, presenting what’s new in motorcycles, bicycles, boats, as well as hiking, fishing, and hunting.
More than 100 participants from Latvia, Estonia, Lithuania, Poland, Germany, and Ukraine will present their seasonal features at the show.
Current industry events for hunters and fishers
The Hunting & Fishing section of the show will offer news about the world of fishing, and its guests will be able to buy new fishing accessories, and get tips from experienced fishers. Spinning rods, lines, reels, bait, clothing, and other fishing accessories will be offered by brands such as Eholotes.lv, Salmo, Gold Fishing, Ēsma, and Eboats.
Hunters in particular will learn about the new items the industry has to offer, share their experience with the creative team of the Medības magazine, and see the latest hunting tools offered by Huberts, Ieskaties.lv, Ieroči, Latlynx, Infinitas, and others. On 15 April, after a break of a few years, the Latvian Hunters’ Association will hold its annual general meeting at the show, gathering hunters from all over Latvia. Across all three days of the show, those interested will get to join the campaign organised by the Federation of Associations for Hunting and Conservation of the EU (FACE), signing for the preservation of hunting in the future.
Broad range of vehicles
In the Moto & Velo section, cyclists and motorcyclists will discover the latest news in the world of motorcycles and bicycles, meet like-minded people, and find stylish clothing and accessories. Expert advice will be provided to guests in choosing the best and most enjoyable commuting or leisure vehicle for themselves or their child.
Classic-style vehicle lovers and adventure seekers will enjoy bikes of the major motorcycle manufacturer Triumph. Quads will be represented by BRP, Can-Am, to which competition will be drawn up by ‘Odes kvadricikli’, and other brands. KTM, Indian, Polaris, Yamaha, Kmoto, Moto Classic House, Dude Bikes, and GasGas will also bring a huge variety of vehicles.
For those preferring greener solutions, TopVelo, Fans, ‘Simple Bike store’, and Sportland will offer bicycles and scooters, as well as gear and spare parts: come to Outdoor Riga, and find your best mountain, city, road, children’s, or other bike!
Everything to enjoy aquatic sports and activities
Baltic Boat Show will have budget-class boats and SUP boards, kayaks, yachts, speedboats and jet skis, as well as special equipment and accessories for these vehicles. ‘AGP serviss’ will offer those who love outdoors and nature colourful and eye-catching, as well as recycled kayaks, and equipment for them. Wakesurfing/wakeboarding and sports motorboats will be presented by Aqua Sports; Dole Marine and Alter Baltic will bring motorboats and cutters, while anglers will find the best boats for their activity with Sia Xrap. If you are still not sure which boat suits your needs best, ask Amberlat, the manufacturer of the most popular boat models in Latvia over the years, or Dulkan, rubber boat manufacturer, and its experts for advice.
For adventure in nature
Outdoor recreation fans will find the best clothing and shoes with the help of experts of the SeiklusPRO high-quality clothing and equipment brand. Thule will bring products for hiking and sleeping outdoors, while specialists from Virāža will discuss everything about campers and buying them.
Open Stage events
On Saturday, 15 April, and Sunday, 16 April, the fair will treat its guests to interesting and educational events on the Open Stage for the second year in a row. Seasoned fishing experts will hold useful and educational talks and discussions. Zander expert and athlete Kaspars Holms will talk about everything to do with the zander and the project for chipping them; trophy pike guide Normunds Ikomass will share his experience in how to find and catching pike in large rivers, while the living legend of salmon fishing Uģis Circenis will talk about how to get from the first catch to finding a real trophy. Hunters will also hold interesting demonstrations and improvised shows, with a traditional hunting dog parade and a wild animal luring performance, offered by the Lady HUNT Latvian women’s hunting club.
The show is organised by the BT 1 international exhibition company.
For more details, visit: www.outdoorriga.com
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On 14–15 April, 10:00–19:00
On 16 April, 10:00–17:00
Children under 7: free of charge
For university students, schoolchildren, seniors, people with disabilities: €4
For adults: €5
Family ticket (2+2; 1+3): €14
Parking fee: €4
*Ticket pre-sale online: here
During Outdoor Riga 2023, there will be free parking at the Olimpia shopping centre! If the weather is nice, you are welcome to come to the show by bike, scooter, or public transport.