We Turn 8 So You Get 8% OFF!

Today is Average Joes Archery’s 8 year anniversary!  To celebrate we are offering 8% off of any new bow purchase and for new bow purchases over $500 you will receive 1/2 dozen of your choice of Beman ICS Bowhunters, Easton Aftermath, or Victory Sport arrows. Sale applies for both in-stock and special order bow purchases. Sale ends 6/9.

Thanks for 8 years of supporting Average Joes Archery.

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3D Scramble $$$ Shoots – Thursday Nights Till 6/22

3DScrambleJoin us for a little after hours fun and a chance to take home some cash. We will be hosting 3D Scrambles (Jackpot Shoots) Thursday nights 6/1 – 6/22 with team draw and shooting starting promptly at 8pm (please arrive early to warm up).

You are strongly encouraged to reserve your spot in advance. There is no cost for this. 

  • $15 per person cost. $10 goes to the pot. Please bring cash.
  • Luck of the draw 2 person teams.
  • 20 targets spread 2 animals per lane (10 lanes).
  • 1 arrow per person per animal with the best arrow scoring for the team for each animal.
  • The targets are scored by the team next to you.
  • The top 3 scores pay out.
  • No rangefinders, arrows must be a hunting style arrow (no bigger than .312″ OD)
  • Reserve Time – 3D Scramble $$$ Shoot

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3D Scramble $$$ Shoot – Includes Pizza and Pop

3DScrambleJoin us for a little after hours fun, Chanticlear Pizza and pop, and a chance to take home some cash. We will be hosting a 3D Scramble (Jackpot Shoot) Friday, March 17th at 7pm.

There is also a rumor of some side bets, metal targets and arrow busting, live on Facebook…

Please reserve your spot so we can make sure we order enough pizza. 

  • $25 per person cost. $10 goes to the pot.
  • Pizza and pop available to every paid shooter.
  • Luck of the draw 2 person teams.
  • 20 targets spread 2 animals per lane (10 lanes).
  • 1 arrow per person per animal with the best arrow scoring for the team for each animal.
  • The targets are scored by the team next to you.
  • The top 5 teams move on to the finals.
  • Finals consist of 5 targets with both team arrows scoring.
  • The top 3 scores pay out.
  • No rangefinders, arrows must be a hunting style arrow (no bigger than .312″ OD)
  • Reserve Time – 3D Scramble $$$ Shoot

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MSAA State Indoor Regionals at Average Joes Archery

If you plan on shooting the MSAA State Indoor Regionals (MSAA flier with more info) at Average Joes Archery please use the link below to reserve your line spot. We only have room for 20 shooters per day. Start time is 2 pm on January 21-22, 28-29 and February 4-5, 2017. Please arrive in time to sign up, setup and be ready to shoot at 2pm sharp. There is no charge to reserve your spot (stand MSAA fees will apply to the shoot).

 

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Merry Christmas

Merry Christmas and Happy New Years from Average Joes Archery.

The shop will be closing at 4pm on Saturday for Christmas Eve and will be closed all day Sunday for Christmas. We will also be closing at 4pm on New Years Eve and all day on New Years Day.

If you are looking for a last minute gift idea we have a few options for you that can be ordered right from our site if you don’t have time to make it to the shop this week.

Our Intro To Archery Class and the Archery Experience for 2 are great gifts for those just getting into archery or wanting to try it for the first time.  The Virtual Hunting Experience is also great for beginners or for those who have shot a few times. All three include the needed range time and rental equipment.

For shooters that are more established our Hunter’s Tune UpOpen Shooting Punch Card, and TechnoHUNT Punch Card make great gifts.

We also sell gift certificates in store if you are not sure what archery stuff the person you are gifting to has. Our staff is also happy to help walk you through any last minute questions if you want to call us.

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Christmas Charity Tourament

avejoeslogochristmastagAverage Joes Archery will be hosting our 1st annual Christmas Fundraiser tournament on Saturday, December 17th to support Anoka County based Toys for Joy. Join us for the shoot and enjoy pizza and door prizes. Call the shop at 763-208-5717 to reserve your spot (limited to 40 shooters).

  • 330 Vegas format
  • $30.00 dollar entry fee
    $10 to cover range time and pizza
    $10 to the tournament purse
    $10 or a new, unwrapped toy for donation to Anoka County families through Toys for Joy
  • The purse will pay out 1st, 2nd, 3rd places
  • Registration starts at 3 pm and the shoot starts promptly at 4pm.
  • Yardage will be 20 yards
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Family Fun Night 11/25 from 6pm – 9pm

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Come join us on Black Friday from 6pm – 9pm for open shooting, pizza and soda. We will have our range set up with 3D foam targets, balloons for the kids and will have our TechnoHUNT running for open shooting (included in the entry fee). We are looking for this to be a great way to get your whole family out to the range to enjoy a sport together (all shooters must be at least 7 years old, if under 18 youth waiver is required). Rental equipment is included in the entry fee, so don’t worry if you or a family member (or an out of town family member) doesn’t have a bow to shoot. We do have limited spots for this event to ensure there is room on the range for everyone to shoot so you are encouraged to purchase your spot in advance.

Entry fee is $15 per person. Space is limited and this event has sold out every time, so please reserve your spot ASAP with the link below.

 

 

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Breast Cancer Foundraiser Tournament

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Average Joes Archery will be hosting our 1st annual Breast Cancer Fundraiser tournament on Saturday, October 22nd. Join us for the shoot and enjoy pizza and door prizes. Call the shop at 763-208-5717 to reserve your spot.

  • Vegas style format
  • $30.00 dollar entry fee
    $10 to cover range time and pizza
    $10 to the tournament purse
    $10 will be donated to local breast cancer charities
  • The purse will pay out 1st, 2nd, 3rd places
  • There will be a trophy for 1st place
  • Shoot starts at 3 pm and will run till we finish
  • Yardage will be 20 yards
  • If enough youth participate we will run a 10 yard grouping
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Full Draw Film Tour

Join us for the Full Draw Film Tour on July 23rd, hosted by Backcountry Hunters & Anglers. Doors open at 6pm and the film starts at 7pm. Get your tickets now.

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Get Started in Archery with our Intro League

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Our Intro To Archery Class is a great way to learn the very basics of archery. Our Intro League is designed to expand on the lessons learned in that class with the goal that each shooter ends the league with a firm understanding of the basics of archery. Each week the league will feature a 10-20 minute group lesson (offered at 2pm and 6pm on Tuesdays) and staff members will be available Tuesdays to assist you during shooting. Lessons will be geared towards beginning shooters and all ages are welcome to join the league (ages 7+ per store policy). Offered summer 2016, starting July 12th. 

During this 5-week league we will cover:

  • Weeks 1-3: Shooting technique, expanding on our 5 Steps to Archery Success.
  • Week 4: Target Archery Basic
  • Week 5: Opportunities in Archery. We also are including a short session in our TechnoHUNT Video Archery Simulator this week.

The base cost for the 5-week class is $50. Basic rental equipment can be added for $5 per week. If you would like to use our advanced rental bows (“hunting style” bows with sights that need to be fitted to your size each week) the rental fee will be $10 per week.

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