Friday, September 1, 2017
Gulf Coast Fly Fishing Fair - Sept. 15-16
September 15-16, 2017
Ocean Springs Civic Center
3730 Bienville Blvd., Ocean Springs, MS
Sponsored by the Gulf Coast Council - Fly Fishers International (FFI). The Gulf Coast Fly Fair features free presentations, casting lessons, beginner classes, tying demonstrations, auctions and raffles, and more. And best of all, it's FREE!
For those looking to improve their fly casting skills, the GCC Fair offers the largest contingent of FFI Certified and Master Certified instructors of any event on the Gulf Coast. Also, Boy and Girl Scouts have the opportunity to work on their Fly Fishing Merit Badge.
The Friday night casual buffet and Awards Dinner will be held also at the OSCC. It will feature an auction rich with prizes including art, fly tackle, guided trips, award winning fly plates, and much more. Along with the day raffles, proceeds will benefit the Gulf Coast Marine Research Lab, and conservation projects within the council boundaries of Louisiana, Mississippi, south Alabama and Florida panhandle.
More details - including a schedule of events and programs - can be found at www.gulfcoastfff.org.
Posted by Catch Cormier at 9:22 PM