Biz Buzz: Owner of local paintball venue says he’s in it for the fun

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Gentleman opens outside paintball venue in close proximity to Rexburg

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Caldwell’s paintball study course in Hibbard. | Facebook

HIBBARD – Earning dollars is the inspiration at the rear of lots of factors in life, but sometimes it is the like of a thing that makes it worthwhile. Just inquire Aaron Caldwell.

The 44-12 months-outdated Hibbard resident is a nurse at Madison Memorial Hospital by day, but in his spare time, he loves to participate in paintball. He just lately transformed part of a 4-acre field near his residence into a paintball program that he phone calls Redneck Paintball.

“I have it netted off on 1 side so spectators can enjoy. The internet is 12-feet tall. The study course takes up about 2 acres, and it is primarily designed up of unique shapes and stacks of tires,” Caldwell tells “I’m up to 32 guns right now to lease.”

The study course also features two picket forts that are each two tales tall.

It’s mostly been a phrase-of-mouth undertaking for friends and household as he’s created and refined it around the past four yrs, but he decided to make it formal many months back by advertising and marketing it on Google.

And judging by the uptick in telephone phone calls lately, much more men and women are using discover.

Caldwell got his begin participating in paintball 23 many years back when he moved to Rexburg to attend what was then Ricks School. Before he and his spouse ended up courting, they invested a lot of time at Crossfire Paintball in Rexburg.

As he acquired married and had youngsters, he played paintball with them and it’s now a regular pastime for him and his boys.

Today, Caldwell says he has a terrific operating partnership with Crossfire.

“We enable each and every other. He purchases his paintballs from me,” he claims. “He operates all of his guns off of CO2, and I operate all my guns off of compressed air. I have a specialised compressor so I can all my very own air tanks on-web site. If he has anyone who requires an air tank loaded, he sends them in excess of to me.”

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Persons participating in paintball at Redneck Paintball. | Fb

With soaring rental prices, Caldwell suggests he’s happy to have an outdoor venue that enables him to retain charges economical for people to have enjoyment jointly.

“If I really don’t run a paintball video game, I’m not out anything. If you have an indoor making you’re paying out lease on, you have obtained to run ample online games … to make a dwelling,” claims Caldwell.

And for Caldwell, generating a living with paintball would acquire all the enjoyment out of it.

“I want to continue to keep it entertaining. One particular to two games a week on my industry would be just wonderful,” he says.

Redneck Paintball is at 2323 North 4000 West. For far more facts or to schedule a time to engage in, connect with (208) 313-1713.


Rigby Chamber gearing up for annual Stampede Times celebration

RIGBY – Allow the magic start out.

That’s the concept for this year’s Rigby Stampede Days celebration. The two-working day party will kick off on Friday night time, June 17.

There will be a rodeo at the Jefferson County Fairgrounds at 7 p.m. The Stampede Times Parade will commence at 10 a.m. on Saturday and will be followed by suppliers and entertainment in the park from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. A Wells Barney Memorial Horse pull will consider position Saturday at 1 p.m. at the fairgrounds right before it wraps with a next night time of rodeo motion.

Tickets are obtainable at Initial American Title Co., Scotty’s Correct Value, The Lender of Commerce or Idaho Drug. The expense is $5 for little ones 7 to 12, $10 for adults or a spouse and children pass is $40. Little ones 6 and under are totally free.

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