DIRECTOR: Clark Poulton (aka Bit Younger)

Bill Christensen (aka William Waddy)
Kelly Larson (aka Navajo Kelly)
Carol Poulton (aka Lil Bit Younger)
Lamar & Marilyn Nichols (aka Wooden Nichols and Miss Marilyn)

COVID19 POLICY: Please refer to our COVID19 policy by clicking here

In an effort to fulfill our mission of fostering worldwide peace, health and friendship, we are excited to announce, on our 36th anniversary, the Friendship Festival. We invite all athletes and their friends, volunteers, sponsors and community members to join us for six nights of food, fun, entertainment and friendship. The festival will provide flexibility for participants to attend at their convenience on any or all nights of what is sure to be a new favorite opportunity to connect with old friends and make new ones regardless of your sport.

EVENTS: 12 stage Main Match, Side Matches, 4 stage Wild Bunch Match, 4 stage Warm- Up Match, 3 Stage Plainsman, Team Events, Top Gun Shoot Off

Monday, Oct 9 - 9:00 am - 1:00 pm
Tuesday, Oct. 10 - 7:00 am - 4:00 pm
Wednesday, Oct. 11- 7:30 am – 5:00 pm  
Thursday, Oct. 12 - 7:30 am - 5:00 pm
Friday, Oct. 13 - 8:45 am - 4:00 pm
Saturday, Oct. 14 - 9:00 am - 3:30 pm

Southern Utah Shooting Sports Park - One mile past the Washington County Legacy Park / Fairgrounds 
(One mile past the Washington County Legacy Park/Fairgrounds- 5850 West, 1800 South)

NEW THIS YEAR - Side Matches will be scored with two age groups. (Men/Women 50-69 and 70+)
12-Stage Shoot: 50+, 55+, 60+, 65+, 70+, 75+, 80+, 85+  

Categories for Men:
Gun Fighter
Classic Cowboy
Open Black Powder

Categories for Women:
Gun Fighter
Classic Cowgirl
Open Black Powder

SPORT FEE: $51 Per Person - Main and Side Match

Early Bird Deadline (Save $20) – August 1
Final Registration Deadline – September 1

• SASS rules will apply
• Dixie Desperados is the hosting club
• Registration is limited to the first 240 shooters
• 12-Stage Shoot: Participants must indicate their Shooting Division on their registration form
• Team events: 4 & 6 Person Team
• Posse requests for spouses will be honored. All other posse requests will be honored only if or when possible

• Participants must present their Games ID Badge at the venue check-in desk prior to their first event - see event schedule
• Participants must provide their own equipment, guns and ammunition
• Participants are required to attend daily safety meetings prior to the start of each event - see event schedule
• Participants must adhere to SASS-CAS dress code guidelines at the range and at social events
• Eye and ear protection is required for all participants and spectators during all events
• Time + Miss = Score for Side Matches and Stage events
• Black-powder is cartridge or cap
• Score for missed Stage will be a penalty of the number available missed penalties plus 30 seconds
• Shooting through the Posse Sequence will not be allowed
• Team events and Top gun Shoot Off will be organized on site
• Teams will be selected by random draw prior to the start of the Team events. All shooters will be eligible

Monday, Oct 9
9:00 am to 1:00 pm - Long Range practice for all shooters
9:00 am to 1:00 pm - Range Check-in

Tuesday, Oct. 10
7:00 am - Range Check-in
7:30 am - Shooters Safety Meeting
7:45 am - Long Range Single Shot Rifle (East end of Range)
10:00 am - 4 Stage Wild Bunch Match (at courtesy Bay 2, Bays 1-2-3)
6:30 pm - Opening Ceremony at Greater Zion Stadium, Utah Tech University

Wednesday, Oct. 11
7:30 am - Range Check-in
7:45 am - Long Range Lever Rifle (East end of Range)
8:30 am - Shooters Safety Meeting
8:45 am - 11:45 - Side Matches
11:45 am - Lunch Break
1:00 pm - Warm up Match & 3 stage Plainsman
    TBD    - Posse Marshal Walk-thru

Thursday, Oct. 12
7:30 am - Range Check-in
8:45 am - Mandatory Shooters Safety Meeting
9:00 am - 4 Stage Main Match
11:30 am – Lunch Break(Random drawing for team events)
1:00 pm - Team Events

Friday, Oct. 13
8:45 am - Announcement Meeting, if needed
9:00 am - 4 Stage Main Match
12:00 pm – Lunch Break
1:30 pm - Side Match Awards

Saturday, Oct. 14
9:00 am – 4 Stage Main Match
12:00 pm- Lunch Break, no food vendor
12:30 pm - Top Gun Shoot Off (Open to all shooters)
5:00 pm – Costume Judging & Social time at Banquet Hall
6:00 pm – Awards                                  

• Gold, Silver and Bronze medals will be awarded to the top shooters in each event and each division
• Overall Medal will be awarded to top man and top woman for the Main Match (12 Stage Shoot)