Just announced, the Fly Fishing Film Tour will be back at the Banko Alehouse Cinemas @ SteelStacks, March 30th. This year doors will open at 6pm for cocktails and food from the Mike and Ike Bistro ( not included in ticket price), and we will be featuring expanded fly tying demos, door prizes and a 3 amazing float trip raffles! Film Time is 7:30pm. For details and tickets : CLICK HERE. Please consider getting your tickets EARLY, not only is it a $5 savings, but last year we SOLD OUT, and had to turn people away. Hope to see you there!
Official Press release from ArtsQuest:
Fly fishing aficionados, lay down that cast as the original and
preeminent exhibition of fly fishing cinema, the acclaimed Fly Fishing
Film Tour (F3T), returns March 30, 7:30 p.m., to the ArtsQuest Center at
Dubbed “a cut above anything we’ve seen before” by the film judges,
this year’s selection of films is sure to impress. The tour features
nine story-driven films with backdrops ranging from Bolivia to
Saskatchewan, Montana to Virginia, and Patagonia to the Seychelles. From
the hunt for the world’s largest brook trout in South America to the
pursuit of billfish on the fly off the coast of Virginia, these films
showcase remarkable places, larger than life characters and fish that
will haunt any angler’s dreams. The Fly Fishing Film Tour showing at the
ArtsQuest Center is the only screening of the film tour in region; the
complete list of films and trailers is available at www.flyfilmtour.com.
Guests are invited to arrive starting at 6 p.m. to see fly tying
demonstrations by Trout Unlimited members, talk with fellow anglers and
enjoy food and beverages from the ArtsQuest Center’s Mike & Ike
Bistro (not included with ticket price). New this year is a fundraising
raffle featuring incredible float trips on the Upper Delaware River,
donated by Jerry Hadden of the Delaware River Fly Fishing Guide Service;
the Bighorn River in Mont., donated by Steve Galletta of The Bighorn
Angler; and the Bitterroot, Clark Fork or Blackfoot River in Mont.,
donated by Russell Parks of the Missoulian Angler.
Proceeds from the Fly Fishing Film Tour benefit the Monocacy Chapter
of Trout Unlimited’s habitat improvement work and coldwater conservation
efforts on streams throughout the Lehigh Valley, as well as the
ArtsQuest Arts Education Programming Fund, which helps to support
ArtsQuest’s free music, arts and education programming for the
Tuesday, January 26, 2016
Monday, January 25, 2016
Please join us for our Monthly meeting tomorrow, Tuesday January 26th. This month we will be showing several clips from videos featuring an underwater view of trout, with a follow up discussion by Dr. Ted Burger. This meeting may change how you view where trout are, how they feed, and how to best catch them. Meeting is 7pm at the DAR house on 8th Ave in Bethlehem. Hope you made it through the storm OK and that we will see you at the meeting.