New Jersey State Council March Flytying Madness

Rahway River Trout Unlimited will host the 7th Annual Fly-Tying Madness event, set to be held March 24, 2019. The event welcomes “all ten chapters of Trout Unlimited in the state of New Jersey and any other interested parties to tie and donate flies to worthy organizations.”

Third Annual Texas Fly & Brew Returns to Plano

The third annual Texas Fly Fishing & Brew Festival will be held at the Plano Event Center, March 23-24, 2019. New at this year’s event includes a series of advanced courses for experienced anglers.

Join Loon Live February 7

On this week’s Loon Live event, learn to tie three nymph patterns: The O Basic, Sizzla, and King Tubby Stone. “This week we'll be featuring three nymphs that come together quickly and fish well. In other words, you'll be able to maximize your time at the bench so when the Polar Vortex lifts you'll be ready to get on the water.” Join the event 6 p.m...

Writers on the Fly: The Cascadia Tour

Writers on the Fly presents The Cascadia Tour, which will offer evenings of  “fly fishing, literature and art” at four Pacific Northwest locations. Readings will include words from Steve Duda, Dylan Tomine, Nathaniel Riverhorse Nakadate, Amanda Monthei, Greg Fitz, Langdon Cook, Cameron Scott, Alex Collier and Will Rice. Find more information here.

Tom Rosenbauer to Receive the 2019 Izaak Walton Award

The American Museum of Fly Fishing has announced Tom Rosenbauer will receive the 2019 Izaak Walton Award. Rosenbauer will be honored at a dinner event at The Anglers’ Club in New York City, on March 12, 2019. Read more in the press release below.   Tom Rosenbauer to Receive the 2019 Izaak Walton Award Tom Rosenbauer, host of the Orvis Fly Fishing...

Documentary Film Fundraiser for “The Stories of Jim Harrison”

A new documentary film, “The Stories of Jim Harrison,” will explore the life and art of the legendary American author. A benefit dinner for the film’s release will be held Sunday, February 11, 2019, at Axle Brewing Co in Ferndale, Michigan. “The evening includes Axle's craft beer, wine & cider, a strolling dinner featuring Harrison-inspired...

CFFCM to Host 14th Annual Fly Fest

The Catskill Fly Fishing Center and Museum will host the 14th annual Fly Fest in the Wulff Gallery at the center in Livingston Manor on Saturday, February 2, 2019, from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Read more in the press release below. Fly Fest on February 2, 2019: 14th Annual Event Celebrates the Middle of Winter LIVINGSTON MANOR – The Catskill Fly Fishing...

Join Loon Live, January 17th

This week’s Loon Live will offer a bit of diversity, focusing on a steelhead fly and nymph pattern. “The Street Sweeper is an intruder for targeting anadromous fish, especially if you're fishing close to the coast. We'll also be featuring the Monster Midge, which is a nifty take on the indispensable midge.” Tune in Thursday, January 17, 2019, at ...

Bavarian Fly Tying Open 2019

The Bavarian Fly Tying Open 2019 is heralded as the largest European fly tying contest and offers tiers a good overview of the newest international trends. The deadline to enter is February 25, 2019. Visit the Bavarian Fly Tying Open website for more details.

Meet Author Bob Romano at Fly Fishing Shows

Bob Romano has written a number of stories for MIDCURRENT, influenced by the more than thirty years he’s owned a camp in the Rangeley Lakes Region of Western Maine. You can meet Bob at The Fly Fishing Show scheduled to take place January 18-20, 2019, in Marlborough Massachusetts, and January 25-27, 2019, in Edison, New Jersey. Bob will be providing a...