Irelands biggest fly fishing extravaganza will again feature the largest host of fly tyers and angling stands under one roof in Ireland ever at an angling show. A host of the greatest fly dressers , fly casters and angling celebrities from all over the globe will once again gather at the Galway Bay Hotel, in Salthill to participate in the 5th Irish Fly Fair and International Angling show. On the 15th and 16th of November. Visitors come from all over the world to this celebrated event and will have the opportunity to see some of the finest fly dressers from around the world practice their art , while champion fly casters will be available to demonstrate and advise on fly casting techniques and fishing tactics.
Well known professional Flyfisher and show organizer Stevie Munn said .“ Last year’s Irish Fly Fair saw some of the best fly casters and fly tyers in the world descend on The Galway Bay Hotel in Salthill, the show is a fantastic success with many of the fly dressers, demonstrators, exhibitors and the tackle trade rebooked for this year’s event. With thousands of visitors to the show the feedback is always exceptionally positive, with many saying it was the best game angling show they have ever been to, we hope to build on this and have many new trade stands, fly tyers and celebrities again for this year.”
The tackle trade will be very well represented at this year’s event with a huge range of quality trade stands in form of tackle, outdoor clothing, and fly tying gear and many others, so something for everyone! The event team would like to welcome back angling celebrities, Charles Jardine, Hywel Morgan, Glenda Powel, Peter O’Reilly who will be demonstrating and advising on all aspects of fly fishing! We also would like to welcome our new guests including, Spey casting legend and Hardy Pro Team member from Scotland Ian Gordon . We also have tuition from qualified angling instructors APGAI who will give free casting and fly tying lessons during the two day exhibition. Experts from the Inland Fisheries Ireland, Tom Doc Sullivan ,Dr Ken Whelan, FISSTA and many more will be hosting talks and seminars on various angling related topics. Also the “Youth Fly Tying Competition” giving the kids a chance to show the “Pro Fly Dressers” what they can do. The Irish Fly Fair is hailed as one of the finest shows of its kind in Europe, a great weekend to meet up with old friends and make new ones! This show is a must for all angling enthusiasts.
A Big Thank you to all that support the show. Including the sponsors Veniard, Partridge, Hardy, Greys and Emerger Tackle .
This is the undisputed best Fly Fishing and Fly Tying Show in all of Ireland, and one not to be missed. In one of Galway’s best Hotels, many visitors now come for the weekend with there families and experience the whole atmosphere of the show. Please come along and give it your support angling needs feel good events like this. For more details see web. or contact Stevie Munn by Email, [email protected]
Very Best Regards Stevie
Stevie Munn
Game Angling Consultant & Angling Writer
Angling Fly Casting and Fly Tying Instructor and Pro Guide.
Irish Fly Fair - Nov 2014