Jun
8
3:00 PM15:00

Exhibitor/Tradeshow Set Up

Registered exhibitors may set their exhibits from 3pm to 6pm .  We encourage all exhibitors to maintain their exhibit during the show hours Sunday and Monday.    Show hours are 9-5pm Bristol Bay School located at  2 School Road, Naknek, Alaska.   Show is designed for those who offer products and services along the supply chain to be featured at a one-stop-shop for the industry, at the site.       Register here. 

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Jun
9
5:15 PM17:15

'The Closer' Ceremony

Robert Heyano, lifelong fishermen and the President of United Tribes of Bristol Bay, will be providing closing remarks for the 2018 Bristol Bay Fish Expo. United Tribes of Bristol Bay is a tribal consortium working to protect the region's diverse cultures and fishery that has sustained the region for thousands of years. He will help us reflect on the rich history of the Bristol Bay fishery while looking ahead to protecting Bristol Bay, the last great sockeye salmon run on the planet, for generations to come.

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Jun
9
9:00 AM09:00

Speed Hiring

Designed for Captains AND Crew!   Compatibility in tight quarters is key and can make or break your season. The Speed Hiring event is designed to provide a venue for face-to-face interviews where Captains can find their crew.  Sponsored by Grunden

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Jun
8
8:00 PM20:00

Live Auction!

Our major fundraiser for the Little Angels Childcare Academy!   Come one and all, register to get a paddle and bid on items from the fashion show and/or on-line catalog.

The auction is the biggest opportunity to generate funds to support Little Angels Childcare Center and a fabulous way for vendors to the commercial fishing industry to feature their products and services in front of the audience that influences and buys.

Sponsored by:  Steelbird Productions

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Jun
8
7:00 PM19:00

Fashion Show

Bristol Bay has a style of its own...from the rain gear on deck look to your going to town ensemble, the 2018 Fashion Show will bring the hottest looks of the Bay to the Expo stage. 

Got an item that you’d like to see featured? Submit a donation here.

Generously sponsored by Nomar Alaska.

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Jun
8
2:00 PM14:00

Buying & Selling Boats and Permits: Tips From a Broker

Buying & Selling Boats and Permits: Tips From a Broker

Presented By: Doug Bowen and Maddie Lightsey of Alaska Boats and Permits

....The two best days of your life are the day you buy your boat and the day you sell it......

Whether you're an old pro or you're new to the game, buying and selling boats and permits can seem a bit intimidating... but it doesn't have to be!

Come chat about the process of buying and selling, listen to their tips and tricks, and ask questions.

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Jun
8
1:00 PM13:00

Standing For Salmon 101 on Yes for Salmon Ballot Initiative

Emily Anderson is the Alaska Director for the Wild Salmon Center and an attorney specializing in natural resource and water law and Melanie Brown set-nets in the Naknek River District with her family and is an organizer for SalmonState.

  • Why do we need to change the law?  

  • Why now? 

  • Who is behind this?  

  • How does it promote responsible development and protect your fishing business?

  • How does it protect Bristol Bay? 

  • How can you help? 

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Jun
8
10:00 AM10:00

The Opener

This opening ceremony will  kick off the 2nd annual Bristol Bay Fish Expo. Keynote speaker NN Cannery History Project Historian Katie Ringsmuth will address the 2018 Bristol Bay Fish Expo theme, Celebrating Our Past | Sustaining Our Future.

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Jun
7
3:00 PM15:00

Exhibitor/Tradeshow Set Up

Registered exhibitors may set up from 3-5 pm  in the Bristol Bay School located at  2 School Road, Naknek, Alaska.   Show hours are 8-5pm Friday and Saturday.  Show is designed for those who offer products and services along the supply chain to be featured at a one-stop-shop for the industry, at the site.     See who's registered and what's available here.  The primary audience are fishermen (crew and boat owners/operators), local product/service providers, seafood processors, economic development professionals and more.   Register here. 

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