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Matt Johnson

HSO 4th Annual Portable Modification Get Together-Sept 27

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The date has been set for the 4th Annual Portable Modification Get Together!!!

When: Saturday, September 27

Where: Thorne Brothers in Fridley, MN

This will be the fourth year of the portable fish house modifying party! A great way to kick-off the upcoming ice fishing season and an easy way to get together with other ice fishing die hards to talk about ice fishing when the temps are warm smile

Come see various modifications that other anglers have done to their fish houses. Also partake/watch modifications being done that day! Also see new product from various reps and manufacturers in attendance!

There will be seminars and food too!

Also, stock up on gear as everything in Thorne Bros will be on SALE!!!

So, mark your calender for Saturday, September 27 and join in on the fun!

***Stay tuned for more info during the next few months...

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Sounds great Matt smile

This is a right of passage for any F.M. member to attend (new or old).

I have it marked down on the calendar and can not wait grin.

Thanks

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Shack, bring your shack. You have done some pretty cool mods and I am sure lots of others would love to see what you've done. It would be cool to see Hanson's modded porty too, I know he has done some cool stuff as well.

I will be there for sure. Maybe Hunter will win another Ice Spud.

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Sure hope I can make this one. Folks, if you haven't been to a mod get together you really should go. Heck, the seminars alone are worth the trip, but a Thorne Bros sale to boot is tough to pass up!!!

Lots of great ice shack ideas get passed along during this get together.

If I make it I'll bring my modded out Otter.

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I forsure am going to try and get there this year bud. That is my plans since i missed it last year.

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I will be there for sure. At the very least,I can check out the next addition to my Thorne Bros. ice fishing rod collection. grin There is going to be a lot of good stuff, and info., that shouldn't be missed,IMHO. Mark your calendars for Saturday, Sept .27th, folks, it's going to be a good one.

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We already have various companies/sponsors lined up that are going to donate product for giveaways again like last year. Some cool stuff starting to trickle in smile

We're also going to work on having ice fishing gear available at that time as well. We're going to do our best to put in an early order for some of the product we carry so you have an early opportunity to buy some gear. We'll be the first place in town to have the ice fishing gear out! smile

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More companies are jumping on board... also starting to build quite the list of seminar speakers...

Also check out some of the new products available by some of the leading companies in ice fishing... there will be company reps in attendance showing off the latest and greatest... a chance to be some of the first people to see the newest gear...

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