Around 3000 people headed to the Salem Civic Center this weekend for the Salem Gun and Knife Show.
We're told this has been a record high year in both attendance and sales for the event.
Many local vendors selling guns, ammo, knives, and accessories set up shop.
It attracted a lot of sporting enthusiasts to make purchases safely from a secure location.
Organizers say typically sales are better during the winter months.
The next gun and knife show is scheduled for September 21st.
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