Benelli at the 2017 Firearms Festival. Come and Shoot It!

The 2017 Texas Firearms Festival will be held on the weekend of September 30 and October 1 at Best of the West Shooting Sports (just outside of Austin). Click here for tickets. Then come and shoot guns from dozens of firearms manufacturers — ammo’s free! — including most excellent Benelli shotguns. Festival-goers will get serious […]

Silencer Shop At The 2017 Texas Firearms Festival. Come and Shoot It!

(sponsored post) The Texas Firearms Festival is delighted to announce that The Silencer Shop is joining us for the fourth annual event. On September 30 and October 1, thousands of firearms enthusiasts will gather at Best of the West Shooting Sports in Liberty Hill, Texas to shoot a wide range of Silencer Shop-enabled firearms, including their exclusive Gemtech integrally suppressed 5.56 and .300 […]

Tickets on Sale for the 4th Annual Texas Firearms Festival, September 30 and October 1

The dates for North America’s largest firearms festival are set: September 30/October 1 2017. The fourth annual Texas Firearms Festival will once again demo the latest and greatest guns and gear at Best of the West Shooting Sports in Liberty Hill, Texas (just outside of Austin). For two days, manufacturers, retailers and consumers will gather in one location for family […]

Texas Firearms Festival Image Dump (PHOTO HEAVY! Plus a Video)

I had a great weekend at Texas Firearms Festival, which is definitely a sentiment shared by thousands of other attendees!. It was really awesome to see so very many first-time shooters, female shooters, and young’un shooters. The whole “try and buy” thing was in full effect and is certainly a very cool aspect of TFF. Basically, there […]

Hands On With The SilencerCo Maxim 9

Capitol Armory and SilencerCo shared a bay at the end of the expansive (well over half a mile of shooting lanes!) Texas Firearms Festival. It was a very popular destination, but I pushed an old lady out of the way and snagged the most recent prototype of SilencerCo’s integrally-suppressed 9mm pistol, the Maxim 9, and put a […]

Williamson County Takes Blue Sunday SWAT Team Challenge Title

This year’s Texas Firearms Festival featured, for the first time, Blue Sunday to honor and support veterans and first responders. Proceeds from the day went to The 100 Club of Central Texas and Veteran Outdoors. After a noon ceremony led by Williamson County Judge Bill Gravell and Sheriff-elect Robert Chody, members of seven central Texas SWAT teams […]

TFF: A Visit To The Miller Tactical Group Booth

Miller Tactical Group makes vacuum-formed kydex holsters in the Austin, Texas area and had a nice presence at the Texas Firearms Festival. The finish level and quality of their holsters appeared to be very high, plus there’s no shortage of options for color, IWB/OWB/AIWB, light/laser fit, and even laser engraving. Quite satisfied with how everything […]

Full-Auto Friday at the 2016 Texas Firearms Festival. Come and Shoot It!

(sponsored post) A one-day General Admission ticket to the 2016 Texas Firearms Festival is an incredible value. A $79 ticket gets you trigger time behind the latest and greatest handguns, rifles and shotguns from forty different manufacturers. Ammo’s free on Saturday and Sunday, October 15 and 16, at Best of the West Shooting Sports (just outside of Austin). You could […]

Liberty Suppressors at the 2016 Texas Firearms Festival. Come and Shoot It!

(sponsored post) According to Liberty Suppressors, they make “the world’s greatest firearms suppressors.” Click here, buy your tickets to the 2016 Texas Firearms Festival — October 14 – 16 at Best of the West Shooting Sports (just outside of Austin) and put their claim to the test. Liberty’s bringing a wide range of cans for your suppressed […]