The big fly fishing show is this coming to New Jersey weekend - January 29, 30 & 31 - at the Garden State Convention Center 50 Atrium Drive in Somerset, NJ. We'll be there all three days tying flies, signing books, doing presentations, and on Sunday teaching a fly tying class. Show Hours are: Friday 9am – 6pm Saturday 8:30am – 6:00pm and Sunday 9am – 4:30pm.
Here's my schedule for the weekend:
Author's Booth - Friday 2:30 PM, Saturday 3:30 PM, Sunday 11:00 AM
Friday Seminar - Strike Room 1:00 PM – Eastern Hatches and their Imitations
Sunday Seminar - Strike Room 1:00 PM – Fishing Dry Flies and Emergers for Trout
Sunday Fly Tying Class - 2:00 PM - Tying Simple Dry Flies for Sophisticated Trout - Students will learn how to tie and fish a number of very effective mayfly and caddis dry flies/emergers that require three or less materials to complete. Tying instruction will also include detailed information on when and how to fish each fly as the pattern applies to a specific hatch or emergence. 6/0 olive Danville thread is optional, but preferred. Intermediate. Click HERE to register.
Fly Tying Class: Bring your own lamp, vise, tools & a basic selection of materials.
For more information on the show, directions and other programs being offered, click here: The Fly Fishing Show - Somerset, NJ
Hope you see you there.
Sharpen your hooks!