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July 17 is Outdoors Day at the Ballpark, presented by Outdoors Dan Radio Show

  • 7/13/2022 7:40:00 AM
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Des Moines - Show your support for the outdoors while enjoying a day at the ballpark watching the Iowa Cubs vs the Buffalo Bison this Sunday at 1 p.m.

There will be hands on activities located near the indoor playground and opportunities to learn about outdoor recreation in Iowa. The first 500 attendees will receive a free I Cubs / Iowa DNR camouflage hat.

A portion of each ticket sale will go to further the mission of the Iowa Hunter Education Instructors Association and to support and expand conservation and outdoor recreation programs across Iowa. Tickets are available by going to

  • Gates open at noon
  • Salute to Service Honorary: Sergeant Craig Cutts, State Conservation Officer
  • First pitch: Kayla Lyon, Director, Iowa Department of Natural Resources                                    Sergeant Craig Cutts, State Conservation Officer
  • Iowa DNR Conservation Officer Honor Guard will present the colors

Iowa Hunter Education Instructor Association is committed to supporting organized conservation and outdoor recreation programs and efforts across the state of Iowa. As a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization, the primary functions of IHEIA are to provide funding and support to Iowa's Hunter Education, Fish Iowa, Becoming an Outdoors Woman, Outdoor Journey for Girls, Youth Hunter Education Challenge, Field to Fork, Hook and Cook, various youth shooting sports programs and other outdoor skills-based offerings.