Category Archives: Events

Journalists Invited to Attend 2015 SHIFT Festival

The 2015 SHIFT Festival will be held in Jackson Hole, Wyoming, from October 7-10, 2015. Registration for the festival, which explores the intersection of conservation and outdoor recreation, is now open. Read more in the press release below.

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First Annual Smoky Mountains Fly Fishing Festival

The 1st Annual Smoky Mountains Fly Fishing Festival will be held in Bryson City, NC. The event will take place October 10th, 2015 and will feature fly tying demonstrations and guided trips. Read more in the press release below.

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Fly Fishing Museum of the Southern Appalachians Opens

The Fly Fishing Museum of the Southern Appalachians is now open in Cherokee, North Carolina. The museum features exhibits and videos to help visitors learn about the history of the sport in the Southeast. Read more in the press release … more

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CFFCM 2015 Fly Fishing Hall of Fame Inductees

At a ceremony set to be held on October 10, 2015, the Catskill Fly Fishing Center and Museum will induct Bill Elliott, John Gierach, Curt Gowdy and Charles Ritz into the Fly Fishing Hall of Fame. Read more in the … more

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World’s Best Tiers at N.J. Fly Tying Symposium

Dates and location have been announced for the 2015 New Jersey Fly Tying Symposium. The annual event will be held November 21-22 at the Garden State Exhibit Center in Somerset, N.J. Read more in the press release below.

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Catskill Museum’s Summerfest and Angler’s Market

The annual Summerfest and Angler’s Market, held by The Catskill Fly Fishing Center & Museum, will take place on Aug. 1-2, 2015. The event will take place on the grounds of CFFCM, in Livingston Manor, NY. Read more in the … more

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Video Hatch: “2015 Heritage Award: Tom Brokaw Acceptance Speech”

The American Museum of Fly Fishing’s 2015 Heritage Award was given to Tom Brokaw. This video features Brokaw’s acceptance speech, which was rich in fishing anecdotes, at the recent Heritage Award dinner.

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Gold Cup Tarpon Tournament Results

The 52nd Annual Gold Cup Tarpon Tournament in Islamorada, Florida was held June 15-19, 2015. Twenty-five anglers participated, with Mark Richens winning the Grand Championship. Read more in the press release below.

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Virginia Fly Fishing & Wine Festival Announces New Location

The Virginia Fly Fishing & Wine Festival has announced a new location to accommodate growing attendance. In 2016, the event will be held at The Meadow Events Park, near Richmond, Virginia. Read more in the press release below.

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Fly Fishing Show Sets 2016 Dates, Locations

Dates and locations for the annual Fly Fishing Show have been announced for the 2016 season. Read more in the press release below.

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