The Irish Fly Fair - 10th & 11th November 2018

10th and 11th November 2018 - Galway Bay Hotel

Irelands biggest fly-fishing extravaganza will again feature the largest group of fly tyers and game angling stands under one roof. 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 9th Irish Fly Fair and International Angling Show. On the 10th and 11th of November, visitors will come from all over the world to this celebrated event. They 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.

 “The show gets bigger and better each year. 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 and visitors to the show returning again and again, the feedback is always exceptionally positive, with many saying it was the best game angling show they have ever been to in the world, we have again built on this and have many new trade stands, fly tyers and celebrities for this year, keeping the event fresh.”

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, we have stands from Ireland, Iceland, England, Scotland, USA, Canada, Poland, Sweden, to name a few , we really have something for everyone! The event team would like to welcome our angling celebrities, who will be demonstrating and advising on all aspects of fly fishing! We also would like to welcome our new guests. We also have tuition from qualified angling instructors APGAI – Ire, who will give free fly-tying lessons during the two-day exhibition. Experts from around the world like Charles Jardine, plus Irish favourites, Tom Doc Sullivan, Dr Ken Whelan, and many others will be hosting talks and seminars on various angling related topics. Also, the " Veniard Youth Fly Tying Competition run by APGAI IRELAND” will be 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!  You have the chance of winning prizes to from a lough boat to a Regal vice and many others.

This show is a must for all angling enthusiasts. A Big Thank you to all that support the show. Including the sponsors Guideline, Veniard, Semperfli, Costa Glasses USA, Regal Vise USA, Fulling Mill, LTS, Trout & Salmon, Irish Country Sports and Country Life and Partridge Hooks.

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 their 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 the website - www.irishflyfair.com or contact Stevie Munn by Email, anglingclassics@aol.com