The New Orleans Fly Fishers Club's Annual Banquet will take place on Saturday, November 4th, 2017. All are welcome to attend and celebrate another great year of flyfishing, friendship, and fun! This year’s banquet will be held at Porter and Luke’s Restaurant on Metairie Road. Dinner will be served at 7pm, guest are encouraged to arrive at 6:30pm.
The cost to attend the banquet is $45.00 per person. See Al Kellogg or Mariana the night of the event, as they will be collecting the money.
There will be a cash bar, and dinner will be 4 courses, which includes the following:
Fried Eggplant Sticks
Hot Blue Crab Dip
(Set on table family style)
Soup or Salad:
Choice of Gumbo, Turtle, Soup du jour
Or House Salad
Entrée (choose one):
Catch of The Day
Choice of Bread Pudding or Vanilla Ice Cream
Due to unforeseen circumstances, our guest speaker had to cancel, but we are working on having someone make a presentation.
This is the NOFFC's annual fund-raiser, and we will have prizes for both raffles and a gambler's draw. Here's a listing of prizes available at this year's banquet, so far:
TFO Professional 8' 4wt. (4 pcs.)
Custom Built Batson 9' 7wt. (4 pcs.)
Cabela's CGR 5/6 Fly Reel
Orvis Hydros - Size 1
TFO HSR II
Teeny WF3F Fly Line
Orvis Sun Protection Package (hat & buff)
Custom Fly Tying Station (Made by Joe Illg)
There will be various fly boxes and assortments tied by our members
While we have these items available, we appreciate the generosity of the fly fishing community, and we are open to receiving additional donations of unused or gently used fly fishing related items to use as raffle prizes. Please let me know if you have any items you would like to donate.
We hope you can attend and we look forward to seeing everyone!