The 5th annual Fly Fishing and Rod Building Fair is set for Saturday, Dec 4 and 5, 2015. The event brings legendary fly fishing anglers and instructors to the Renzetti facility in Titusville
Participants will engage with industy greats like Lefty Kreh, Bob Clouser, Jon Cave, Bob Popovics, Nick Curcione, Flip Pallot, Pat Ehlers and many others. The pros will be on hand to give programs on and teach all aspects of the sport. Subjects to be covered include fly tying and fly casting. On the rod building side, rodsmiths John Stumpe and Curtis Baker will teach selected techniques in custom rod building. They will also be exhibiting personal samples of their rod building craft.
Other events such as a two day ladies fly fishing school is scheduled Dec. 4-5 and a one day fly fishing school with Bob Clouser and Jon Cave on Dec 4th. Limited seating for this classes require reservation by Nov 25th. For more information . . .
The Renzetti Fly Fishing Fair is more than a learning adventure. It promotes fly fishing education and raises funds for two very deserving programs — Casting for Recovery- Florida and Project Healing Waters Fly Fishing
Casting for Recovery Florida (CfR-FL) is a unique organization that uses the sport of fly fishing as a way to contribute to the rehabilitation of breast cancer patients. Their purpose is to combine breast cancer education, peer support and the therapeutic nature of fly-casting to help survivors lead a life after their encounter with breast cancer.
Project Healing Waters Fly Fishing, Inc. is dedicated to the physical and emotional rehabilitation of disabled active military service personnel and disabled veterans through fly fishing and associated activities including education and outings.
The fun begins on Friday Dec. 4 with the popular “An Evening with the Legends” reception. The reception gives attendees the opportunity to bid on the many quality items in an auction format and mingle with fly fishing legends.
All proceeds from the “Legends” reception will benefit Casting for Recovery FL and Project Healing Waters. The cost is $60.00 per person with RSVPs needed by November 25th.
Renzetti Inc. is recognized worldwide for their precision fly tying and rod building equipment. Renzetti is joined by R-Distribution LLC, Hells Bay Boat Works, Hareline Dubbin, Qualia Quality Reels and Custom Ghenooe to sponsor this year’s fair.
Where: Renzetti’s manufacturing facility, 8800 Grissom Pkwy, Titusville, Florida
When: Friday, Dec 4, from 12 p.m. to 4 p.m.
Saturday Dec 5, from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Cost: $25.00 advanced purchase. Children under 15 are free.
For more information, visit Renzetti-Inc on Facebook, or call 321- 267-7705.