Admission Info

 Cash only at the gate

Purchase advance tickets HERE

Adult:
One day $18
Two-day pass $28
Three-day pass $38

Children under 5 free, under 12: $2

Scouts under 16 in uniform: free

Military with ID: $10

Show Hours

Friday:   9am – 6pm

Saturday:  8:30am – 6:00pm

Sunday:   9am – 4:30pm

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BACK AGAIN: The International Fly Fishing Film Festival. One night only, Friday, January 27 at 6:30pm.  $15; $10 in advance.

Learning Center

The International Federation of Fly Fishers is pleased to offer FREE fly fishing instruction at the IFFF Learning Center located at the IFFF booth.  Basic fly casting- fly tying- knot tying will be taught throughout the day-every day of the Fly Fishing Show.

 

 

Regardless of the weather, the show will go on!

 

Garden State Exhibit Center

50 Atrium Drive
Somerset, New Jersey 08873

*Map Located at bottom of page*

Directions:

FROM I-287 NORTHBOUND:
Take Exit 10 (Route 527/ New Brunswick/ South Bound Brook). Follow Route 527 North to the first traffic light and make a left turn onto Davidson Avenue. Continue on Davidson Avenue for ½ mile. Center is on your left.

FROM I -287 SOUTHBOUND:
Take Exit 10 (Route 527/ Easton Avenue / New Brunswick). Follow Route 527 North to the first traffic light and make a left turn onto Davidson Avenue. Continue on Davidson Avenue for ½ mile. Center is on your left.

FROM NORTHERN NEW JERSEY & NEW YORK (via the Garden State Parkway)
Take Exit 129 for 1-287 North. Follow directions “FROM I-287 NORTHBOUND”

FROM NORTHERN NEW JERSEY (via I-78)
Take I-78 West to Exit 29 for I-287 South. Follow the directions for “FROM I-287 SOUTHBOUND”

FROM NORTHERN NEW JERSEY/ NEWARK/ NEW YORK – via NJ Turnpike or I-95
Take the New Jersey Turnpike (I-95) South to Exit 10 (Metuchen / Edison) to Route 287 North. Follow directions “FROM I-287 NORTHBOUND”

FROM SOUTH JERSEY, PHILADELPHIA, DELAWARE & MARYLAND via I-95
Take I-95 ( New Jersey Turnpike ) North to Exit 10 (Metuchen / Edison)  to I-287 North. Follow directions “FROM I-287 NORTHBOUND”

FROM THE GARDEN STATE PARKWAY FROM SOUTH JERSEY
Take Exit 127 for I-287 North. Follow directions “FROM I-287 NORTHBOUND”

FROM PRINCETON, TRENTON & SOUTHERN NEW JERSEY

 

Accommodations:

Doubletree Somerset
200 Atrium Drive
Somerset, New Jersey 08873
Tel. 732-469-2600 or 1-800-222-TREE

Use “Fly Fishing Show” room block for discounted rate.

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Holiday Inn Somerset
195 DAVIDSON AVE
SOMERSET, NJ 08873 UNITED STATES
For Reservations:
1-800-HOLIDAY
Hotel Front Desk: 1-732-356-1700 | Hotel Fax: 1-732-356-0939
Be sure to ask for the Fly Fishing Show special rates!!!
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Comfort Inn & Suites Somerset / New Brunswick NJ
255 Davidson Ave Somerset NJ 08873
P 732-563-1600
www.ComfortInn.com/NJ290
$79 for King bed and $89 for DD or King Suite.
Our rates include a hot breakfast, wifi and truck parking.
Ask for Fly Fishing Show Rate

 

Celebrities: TBA

 

Authors:  TBA

 

Fly Tiers Attending Somerset:  TBA

 

Check back later for our floor plan.
Additional exhibitors located in Doubletree Hotel:  TBA

 

Purchase Fly Fishing Show advance tickets HERE.
      Adult:
$18 for one day,
$28 for two-day pass,
$38 for three-day pass;
     Children under 5 free, under 12: $2
     Scouts under 16 in uniform: free
     Military with ID: $10

 

IF4_logoBACK AGAIN: The International Fly Fishing Film Festival. One night only, Friday, January 27 at 6:30. Tickets are $15 at the door or $10 in advance or with a paid Fly Fishing Show admission for that day.

 

 

 

A Note from the Director:  TBA

 

Programs, Seminars and Classes

Author’s Booth:

Friday
TBA

Saturday
TBA

Sunday
TBA

Seminars:

Friday
Catch Room
TBA

Release Room
TBA

Strike Room
TBA

 

Saturday
Catch Room
TBA

Release Room
TBA

Strike Room
TBA

 

Sunday
Catch Room
TBA

Release Room
TBA

Strike Room
TBA

 

Talks subject to change and additions.

Featured Fly Tiers:

Friday
TBA

Saturday
TBA

Sunday
TBA

 

Talks subject to change and additions.

Casting Demonstrations:

Friday
TBA

Saturday
TBA

Sunday
TBA

 

Talks subject to change and additions.

Classes with the Experts:

Friday 2:00-4:30pm
TBA

Saturday 8:30-11:00am
TBA

Saturday 2:00-4:30pm
TBA

Sunday 8:30-11:00am
TBA

Sunday 2:00-4:30pm
TBA

 

Note: Most tying classes require some tying experience and others may require more. Ask us when you call. Beginners are welcome, but be prepared for more than basics. All students must bring their own tying vise, tools, lamp if needed, and a sampling of materials. Most classes will provide adequate materials for the patterns being taught.  If a class is canceled, you will be notified 5 days prior to the show and permitted to switch or receive a refund.

All classes will be held indoors.

Casting Classes: Bring your own rod, reel & line.

Fly Tying Classes: Bring your own lamp, vise, tools & a basic selection of materials.

To insure quality instruction class size is limited. Call us for more class descriptions or availability. Classes will fill and close, so register early. The tuition charge of $80 includes admission to the show for that day. There are no refunds unless the class is canceled. You MUST register in advance. Credit cards accepted. To register or for more information call 866-481-2393 or click here for convenient online registration.

Techniques Theater:

Friday
TBA

Saturday
TBA

Sunday
TBA

 

Adventure Theater:

Friday
TBA

Saturday
TBA

Sunday
TBA

 

Destination Theater:

Friday
TBA

Saturday
TBA

Sunday
TBA

 

Talks subject to change and additions.

casting female angler black redThe Somerset Women’s Fly Fishing Showcase, presented by Frontiers International Travel, is a weekend program devoted to women-centered discussions, presentations, learning opportunities and networking.  The Showcase is free with your entry to the Fly Fishing Show and features a brand new and diverse schedule of presentations by Sheila Hassan, Alice Owsley, Sarah Gardner, Jackie Jordan, Kelly Buchta, Erin Phelan, Wanda Tayler, Kiki Galvin, Sylvie Malo-Clark, Cathy Beck, Kim Bryant, Rachel Finn, and more!

The 2016 Showcase is sponsored by Frontiers, Costa del Mar, Dun Magazine, Casting for Recovery, Tenkara USA, International Federation of Fly Fishers, Orvis, Patagonia, Blue Halo and Tight Lines Jewelry.  Visit www.flyfishingshow.com/womensshowcase for a complete program schedule, presenter bios, and information on the Saturday Social and Sunday workshop.

For Women’s Fly Fishing Showcase schedule of events, click HERE.

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BACK AGAIN: The International Fly Fishing Film Festival. One night only, Friday, January 27 at 6:30 pm. Tickets are $15 at the door or $10 in advance or with a paid Fly Fishing Show admission for that day.

 

 

IF YOU’RE A WOMAN … OR KNOW ONEcasting female angler black red
The Somerset Women’s Fly Fishing Showcase is a weekend program devoted to women-centered discussions, presentations, learning opportunities and networking. The Showcase is free with your entry to the Fly Fishing Show and will feature a diverse schedule of presentations.

 

 

IFFF Learning Center: The International Federation of Fly Fishers (IFFF) hosts the Fly Fishing Learning Center with fly tying, casting instruction and other fly fishing information and is free to show attendees. Fly tying focuses on young attendees, but all ages are welcome. Tying sessions begin every 30 minutes during periods of high demand; “when you get there” during periods of lighter attendance. There are usually three casting classes per day taught by IFFF Certified Casting instructors, 11am, 1 and 3pm. Sign-up for each casting class at the IFFF booth. These classes are limited to 10 students and are about 1 hour long. Fly rods provided.IFFF-Logo-horizontal-web-sm-SM For more experienced fly fishers, an instructor will individually video your cast and evaluate it with suggestions for improvement. The IFFF Learning Center is good place to advance the skills of all fly fishers. Stop by and get acquainted!

 

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