Western Canadian Fly Fishing Expo
Chico Fernandez, Gary Borger Rick Hafele, Jim McLennan and April Vokey are just a few of the fly fishing celebrities scheduled to arrive in Calgary for the 2013 show from January 25th-27th, creating a show you won't want to miss!
Over 100 exhibitor booths. You will find some of the finest fly fishing retailers, manufacturers, guides, lodges and artists in North America. Come on down to test out the newest equipment, get in on some great sales or just catch up with friends you haven't seen in a while.
A jam-packed schedule. Take advantage of free presentations, tying and casting demos offered by the local and international experts. Even better - get in on a private workshop for more in-depth info.
Silent Auction. Get your name in for a chance to take home some great loot for a great price and feel good doing it - Proceeds from the silent auction to benefit charity!
Take advantage of free presentations, tying and casting demos offered by the local and international experts. Even better - get in on a private workshop for more in-depth info.
Superfly Tying. Learn to tie a fly with the members of the Hook & Hackle Club. Teach the kids what you love about tying. Superfly generously supplies all the materials!
Youth Casting presented by Fish Tales Fly Shop. These private 15-minute casting lessons are offered free of charge open to ages six to fifteen (advance registration required).
Prizes! Just walk through the door and you qualify for our door prize! Visit the Fly Fusion booth and you could qualify for our Grand Prize Drawing!
Kids Korner. Don't forget to bring the kids down to try out the fishing machine, get their face painted, take part in a fish race, tie a fly, and much, much more!
Special thanks to Kirk Werner and Olive the Woolly Bugger for allowing us to use Olive's image in a special half page ad that will be running in the January issue of Calgary's Child Magazine.
EVERY CHILD attending the show this year will have a chance to tie an Olive Woolly Bugger courtesy of Superfly International. We'd also like to thank Bow Habitat Station for attending the expo this year for the specific purpose of providing kids with a special "show within a show". Ever seen a balloonist or a kids face-painter at a fly fishing show? There is no admission for kids so drop past the show with your entire family and lets get them excited about fly fishing in the outdoors!!!
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