July 15th - 16th at 370 Lakeside Park in St. Peters, MO
Calling Contests • Vendor Fair • Dog Events • Rut Daniels (Sat. 11-2)
Cornhole Tournament • Live Music by Murphy500 • Food & Drink
Dive Bomb Industries’ SquadFest is an exciting free-admission, waterfowling event for the entire family. For our second annual SquadFest, we’re switching locations to accommodate an even bigger turnout and adding more vendors to our vendor fair, dog events, seminars, live music, food trucks, beer trailers and more.
Don’t miss your chance to hear the world’s best duck and goose callers go toe-to-toe, listen to huntin' stories from Rut Daniels, watch hard-charging gun dogs compete in the retriever combine, and spend the weekend with outdoor enthusiasts from across the country!
Friday, July 15 — 12:00 to 8:00 p.m.
Saturday, July 16 — 8:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m.
On Friday, July 15 at 5:00 p.m. we will be hosting a catered dinner by Ol' Bart Southern Eats.
CONTESTS & COMPETITIONS
Make sure to check out and sign up for this year's contests and competitions. We'll have Calling Contests, the Retriever Combine Challenge and a Cornhole Tournament.
We’re excited to host vendors from far and wide! Check out the full list:
Bay Country Calls
Backcountry Hunters & Anglers
Baldwin Bottoms Calls
C&S Custom Calls
County Line Boats
Blind Spot Outdoors
and Death Row Calls
Delta Waterfowl Foundation
Dirty Duck Coffee
Fowler Hide Supply
Front Range Guide Service
Great Rivers Habitat Alliance
Grumpy Duck Co.
Heron Game Calls
High and Dry
J2 Ice Ripper
Let 'em Lite Calls
Makers Call Company
Miller Outdoor Adventures
and Hobo Duck Calls
Pacific Custom Calls
Special Ops Xcursions
Sporting Life Kennels
The Fallen Outdoors
Tim Grounds Championship Calls
Sheraton Westport Chalet Hotel
We’ve reserved a group block of rooms at the Sheraton Westport Chalet Hotel at the discounted price of $125 per night. This hotel has an outdoor pool, allows dogs, and is in walking distance from a number of restaurants and bars in Westport Plaza. If you are planning on making a purchase at the event, it’s also convenient to Dive Bomb HQ for order pickups on Saturday and Sunday mornings. Book your room at this link before they sell out.
There will be a shuttle service from this hotel (and this hotel only) to 370 Lakeside Park on both Friday and Saturday. While there will be parking at the event, we strongly encourage event attendees to use this complimentary shuttle service.
Campground at 370 Lakeside Park
We’ve also reserved a number of RV and tent campsites within walking distance from where the event will be held at 370 Lakeside Park. The campground has restrooms, showers, picnic tables, as well as free Wi-Fi, and dogs are welcome. For more on the campground, check out this link. Reservations can be made by calling (636) 387-5253.
FULL EVENT SCHEDULE
Friday, July 15 (12:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.)
12:00 p.m. First Shuttle, Contest Registration Begins, Vendor Fair Opens
1:00 p.m. Novice Goose
2:00 p.m. Retriever Seminar with Marty Roberts of Sporting Life Kennels
3:00 p.m. Novice Meat Duck
5:00 p.m. Catered Dinner from Ol' Bart Southern Eats
6:00 p.m. Two-Man Meat Duck
8:00 p.m. Event Ends, Last Shuttle
Saturday, July 16 (8:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m.)
8:00 a.m. First Shuttle, Contest Registration Continues, Vendor Fair Opens
9:00 a.m. Retriever Combine Challenge
10:00 a.m. Junior Goose, Cornhole Tournament Begins
12:00 p.m. Junior Meat Duck
1:00 p.m. Retriever Seminar with Marty Roberts with Sporting Life Kennels
2:00 p.m. Open Meat Duck
3:00 p.m. Bumper Bomber Challenge
4:00 p.m. Open Goose
7:00 p.m. Live Music from Murphy500
11:00 p.m. Event Ends, Last Shuttle