Shooters Gauntlet LLC


3rd Annual 

Stone Mountain Labor Day Weekend

Machine Gun Shoot


Saturday September1st, 2018







Thank you for your interest in our 3rd  Annual Stone Mountain Labor Day Weekend Machine Gun Shoot! Please be sure to read this in its entirety as there have been changes to policies that you may not be aware of since our last machine gun shoot.  Should you have any questions, suggestions or feedback, please feel free to email me at Your input, good or bad, is invaluable. We strive to make the shoot fun for all, including our attendees, who simply want to come watch the awesome display that all of you put on. 


Many of you have taken time to send me comments, and I read it all. My goal is to provide a safe, fun and enjoyable atmosphere for all to enjoy, while at the same time meet the needs and desires of all who attend. Whether you are a machine gunner on the line, or an attendee looking to enjoy the event,  I know I cannot meet every request, but I sure will try damn hard to do so. 


Thanks for your patronage,






  • The Labor Day Weekend Machine Gun Shoot is open to the public on Saturday, 9/1/18 from 9:30am-5pm





  • We do not provide overnight security for one day events.  You are welcome to setup the day before. We assume no liability or responsibility for damage/theft of any firearms or merchandise.





  • All registrations are first come, first serve. Deadline is August 24th, 2018

  • Set-up for the machine gun line is Friday August  31st, from 1pm-6pm, and Saturday from 6am-9am

  • All Machine Gunners/Exhibitors must be setup and all vehicles moved off the machine gun line  by 9am on Saturday. NO EXCEPTIONS AND THIS IS STRICTLY ADHERED TO. YOU WILL LOSE YOUR SPOT WITH NO REFUND IF YOU SHOW UP LATE

  • All Machine Gunners are required to attend the RSO meeting 30 minutes prior to the start of the shoot

  • Each machine gun line potion  comes with two passes. Additional passes can be purchased during registration for a fee of $20 per additional pass

  • Machine Gunners are required to wear their badge at all times in a visible fashion

  • Machine Gunners are required to staff their spot for the entire show. Failure to do so may result in loss of your spot without refund and you may be banned from future events. (This does not mean you have to be shooting all day and forgo a bathroom or food break!) 

  • All trash generated is to be with boxed or bagged, or placed in trash receptacles. Please leave the area around you as you found it

  • All spent shell casings are to be picked up and discarded in provided waste containers

  • There is NO ELECTRIC and only VERY POOR CELL SERVICE on location

  • We do not allow ANY discharge of firearms during set-up days. The ONLY time you may discharge a firearm is during normal show hours when on the machine gun line and ONLY under the direction of the RANGE OFFICERS

  • We do not provided any tables, chairs or tents. You may bring your own as long as your tent is no larger than the spot(s) you rented 

  • Each Machine Gunner is allowed one vehicle OR one trailer that can be parked in the Machine Gunners designated parking area for your convenience. These vehicles will NOT be allowed to be moved during show hours and they must be parked PRIOR to the start of the show. No exceptions.

  • All firearms on display MUST be unloaded and have chamber flags

  • No grilling of food is allowed on any part of Shooters Gauntlet Property. No alcohol is allowed on premise. No drugs or contraband is allowed on premise

  • Cancellations and no shows are non refundable nor transferrable and may result in being banned from future events




  • Vendor(s) will be onsite providing food and beverage on Saturday

  • Coolers with food and beverage are allowed

  • We do not allow any BBQ or grilling, open flames etc

  • NO ALCOHOL is allowed on premise

  • Portable toilets are on premise




  • Each line position will be supplied with one base that holds a 1.5" x 2" furring strip at either an 18" wide or 24"wide distance
  • Furring strips, cardboard backers and targets are not supplied, but are available for a nominal price

  • All firearms are to be flagged when not in use

  • No magazines allowed in weapons UNITL the weapon is on the firing line. Muzzle to be pointed up or down when transferring to and from line of fire, and ALWAYS only when unloaded , safe and flagged

  • Target stands may be placed at any distance within the paper or explosion target area, and must remain in your lane of fire

  • ONLY cardboard and paper targets, or biodegradable items such as watermelons, pumpkins, or other items of this nature, are permitted within the paper or explosion target areas. (Refer to Machine Gun Line Position Map)

  • Exploding targets and steel targets must be placed in the explosion area only. (Refer to Machine Gun Line Position Map)

  • Bowling pins, plastic jugs filled with water, are also acceptable targets and can be placed in the explosion area

  • It is YOUR responsibility at the end of the shoot to clear your line position and lane of fire of all spent shell casings, targets and debris. There are barrels for unwanted brass, and several trash barrels and a dump trailer for all garbage and debris

  • No TV's, computers, displays, lawnmowers, glass or metal items, cans, mugs, glassware, dishes, vases, beer and soda cans, or any other item that when impacted by bullets causes small metal, glass, plastic or other non biodegradable fragments are permitted

  • For special "events" and "circumstances", we do allow, with prior authorization, the shooting and exploding, or setting fire to, various objects such as cars, trucks and other items. PRIOR AUTHORIZATION IS NEEDED

  • All line positions are to be setup and free of all vehicles 60 minutes prior to the start of the shoot. Vehicles will not be allowed on the firing line until the entire event is over

  • We do not allow “early breakdown" of line positions. If this is a multi day event, please plan for all days

  • Shooting into the pond is STRICTLY PROHIBITED. Violators may not receive any warning and can be automatically ejected from the their line position without refund

  • Shooting ABOVE the impact berm AND/OR into or at trees is STRICTLY PROHIBITED. Violators may not receive any warning and can be automatically ejected from the their line position without refund

  • Shooting at targets other than those in YOUR LANE that YOU PUT UP is STRICTLY PROHIBITED. Please respect the other Machine Gunners and THEIR targets

  • Vehicles will be placed on the line of fire when we are able to get them donated. If you would like your own vehicle to be provided by us, please email me at with your request. Prices vary depending on where I can get them from 

  • We DO NOT ALLOW TANNERITE. If you want explosive targets to shoot at, please contact me in advance and I will make arrangements for you through USA CHEMICAL SUPPLY

  • We will close the line of fire every hour for appx. 10 -15 minutes to allow for target set up, new explosives to be put out, food and bathroom breaks, and other activities we are working on