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Fly fishing shows are massive events that encompass all facets of fly fishing from techniques to gear. Every show provides attendees with great opportunities to learn from experts and develop their fly fishing skills and knowledge. Some shows highlight top fly fishing films to bring the fly fishers together to watch epic fishing while hanging out with their local fly fishing community. Other shows emphasize the business side of the fishing industry and are great for either making the best purchases possible, or growing your company. Below are descriptions of six amazing shows that you will not regret taking part in.
The Fly Fishing Show
The Fly Fishing Show is an organized opportunity for new and seasoned anglers to meet and grow. Attendees will be able to participate in classes that include instruction in fly tying, casting, knot tying, and many other necessary skills well-rounded anglers need. Lectures by top fly anglers covering specific fishing situations will be available throughout each day of all six shows. Each location on the tour will host over 175 booths run by top brands, guide services, and lodges for attendees to view and interact with. The show also features over 50 booths manned by the most innovative and influential fly tiers from all over the world. Don’t miss this unique chance to grow as an angler while taking part in the greatest fly fishing community meet-up there is.
Trout Fest TX is the largest fly fishing event of its kind in Texas and is recognized across the country. With over 3,000 people attending each year, this event is perfect for anyone looking to surround themselves with like-minded individuals who are dedicated to fly fishing and protecting cold water fisheries. Troutfest attendees are able to listen to presentations from top guides, outfitters, gear manufacturers, and experts from all over the world. Many of these companies will have booths at the vendor expo, where attendees can interact with products and talk to the experts first hand. To top off this amazing event, there are also fly fishing lessons, auctions, door prizes, kids events, as well as great food and local craft beer. With three days full of everything fly fishing, the Troutfest is the place to grow as a fly angler and connect with the amazing community.
International Sportsmen's Expo
The International Sportsmen's Expo is an annual showcase of top of the line gear for fly fishing, fishing, hunting, boating, 4x4, and all things outdoors. With over 500 companies, this massive meet-up of outdoor enthusiasts is a great way for attendees to interact first-hand with top company representatives and their gear, as well as explore new facets of the outdoor industry. Book your next adventure with professional guides and lodges while discussing the trips they offer right from the source. Interested in honing your fly fishing or hunting skills for the upcoming season? The ISE is the perfect opportunity to pick the brains of experienced and knowledgeable professionals. The international Sportsmen's Expo is a must-stop for all your fly fishing and outdoor needs.
Fly Fishing Film Tour
The Fly Fishing Film Tour is an annual roadshow that travels around the nation displaying the best fly fishing films selected from around the world. Films display epic fly fishing adventures; from Golden Dorado in Bolivia to Striped Bass in the Northeast. In addition to being guaranteed some crazy fishing entertainment, each event will have door prizes and raffles from local fly shops and F3T sponsors. Swing on by a viewing for an evening of watching films, connecting with the local fly fishing community, and raising money for amazing conservation efforts. Find out the closest viewing near you, or learn how you can host a viewing for your community, by visiting the Fly Fishing Film Tour Website.
International Fly Fishing Film Festival
The International Fly Fishing Film Festival is an annual fly fishing film tour that is locally hosted by fly shops, theaters, clubs, and charities around the globe. Featuring films displaying great stories and fishing using high quality cinematography, each film will make you feel like you are part of the adventure while motivating you to get out and fish hard. In addition to the film viewings, each event will have opportunities to participate in raffles, door prizes, and silent auctions to win gear from top industry sponsors. Check out where you can watch IF4 or learn how you can host a viewing for your community by visiting the International Fly Fishing Festival website.
Produced by the American Sportfishing Association, ICast is the largest sportfishing trade show in the world, featuring top companies in the industry. Each booth displays the most innovative products, with many companies making their first worldwide debut. Attendees are able to network and make valuable business relationships, discover new products, and connect within the great sport fishing community. Are you an upcoming manufacturer, distributor, or media company in the sportfishing industry? ICast is the best way to grow your business and get the recognition you deserve. Whether you are attending to find your next purchase for the upcoming season or looking to excel in the fishing industry, ICast is the perfect event to up your game.
Texas Fly Fishing & Brew Festival
The Texas Fly Fishing and Brew Festival is an annual meeting of fly anglers, industry professionals, and the best Texas microbreweries all just 15 minutes from Dallas. Attendees are given the opportunity to walk the floor and interact with fly fishing manufacturers. This gives the chance for consumers to feel, test out, and purchase top of the line fly fishing gear while talking directly to experts working with the companies. The festival also features educational opportunities. There will be lectures and classes covering anything from destinations to techniques from professional guides, casters, and fly tyers. In addition, Attendees will have the chance to talk to nationally recognized fly fishing authors and professional rodmakers. To top all of this off, the festival will host some of the Lone Star State’s best microbreweries bringing you the best selection of craft beers around. If you like fishing and/or beer, the Texas Fly Fishing & Brew Festival is the place for you!