02-02-2008, 08:43 AM
Join Date: Oct 2007
Marylands tie fest 08
This is probally one of the best events around the maryland area and its free
this will be my second time this year. you will never see this much fly fishing or fly tying info under the same roof.
Kent Narrows Chapter
What: TieFest 2008 (pdf)
When: February 16, 10am-6pm
Where: Kent Island Yacht Club, 117 Yacht Club Dr, Chester
Tie Fest is a grassroots effort to further the sport of fly fishing. We gather as equals to teach and to learn. Over the past eight years, Tie Fest has grown from eight to hundreds of like minded individuals. This year shall prove to be bigger and better than ever. Various attractions and sponsors are listed below. This year we are pround to support the Maryland Artificial Reef Initiative with a silent auction and various raffles.
Organizations and businesses that will be represented include:
Coastal Conservation Association Maryland, Kent Narrows Chapter
Winchester Creek Outfitters
St. Croix Rods with special guest Joe Cap
Shore Tackle and Custom Rods
Boatyard Bar and Grill
Saltwater Fly Anglers of Delaware
G Loomis Rods
The Evening Rise Fly Shop
Mid-Atlantic Fly Anglers
Grauer's Fine Fly Tackle
Project Healing Waters
Guides who will join the activities include:
Capt. Gary Neitzey
Capt. Harry Huelsbeck
Tiers will include:
And many more
Food and Drink provided by the Kent Island Yacht Club for a small fee.
Admission: FREE, Tie Fest has and will always be free and open to the public.
I don't always fly fish but when I do I prefer salt water. Stay salty my freinds