Auction and Raffles: Every year we have a great selection of fishing and non-fishing items in our silent auctions and raffles going on Thursday-Saturday, and the live auction Friday Night. Go to this page to learn more!
Authors: Come see your favorite fly fishing author and have your book signed.
Casting: Workshops, Demonstrations, Rendezvous, and games all about casting. Go to this page to view the different casting activities going on.
Exhibitors: If you are interested in exhibiting or just checking out our exhibitors go to this page. As exhibitors are assigned we will post who will be there.
Fly Tying: Two shifts of demonstrations at each table show hall days…that is how many demonstrations will take place, that’s a lot of demonstrations!
Local area information: Location, location, location! The local area information pages will give you an overview of what is going on locally, where there is great fishing, area shops and guides as well as maps to help you get around.
Meals: From Tuesday to our closing barbecue on Saturday there are several opportunities to join us for food and fun!
Seminars: Free with your entry to the Fair, come and see unique hourly presentations that include fly fishing destinations, conservation topics, to fishing specific types of water, and flies to use.
Photo Contest: This is an attraction we have annually, it is a fun contest for anyone to participate with prizes for the winners. There is an on-site vote for the people’s choice as well. Go to this page to see how to submit your photos!
Schedule of events: This is the schedule for the week. It gives the dates, times, and locations of the events going on for the week from our annual meetings, to demonstrations, programs, exhibit hall hours and the evening events.
Women’s University and Two-Day Fly Fishing Experience: The University is for women of all experience levels. Two days of learning and hands-on experience you won't forget! The Two-Day Fly Fishing Experience workshop is two days of learning and YES, fishing each day! Sign-up when registration opens.
Workshops: What can we say about workshops, well nothing short of fantastic, superb, excellent, and we could go on….but why when you can go to the workshop page and see for yourself. Workshops are for ANYONE who wants to learn anything and everything about fly fishing. Pick from the many workshops at your experience level and you will come away learning something new. Workshops take a limited number of students so you get great individual attention too. Go to the workshop page for information about the workshops. Be sure to read the WORKSHOP INSTRUCTIONS included.
Youth Activities: Educating our youth about fly fishing instills a fun, family oriented activity to enjoy for years to come. Check the schedules for youth activities.
Hundreds - yes, HUNDREDS of volunteers take time out of their week, or day to help where needed at the Fair. If you are interested in volunteering click HERE to sign up!!
Dates for the 2017 International Fly Fishing Fair are August 1-5, in Livingston Montana. If you plan to attend, start planning now, Livingston is a prime location for fishing and you won't want to miss it!
How do I sign up?
Advance Registration begins May 23, at 9am MDT, 2017 and closes July 18th at 7am MDT. If you choose to register in advance, you will receive a registration packet with some special offers from our sponsors, an official name badge, access early to our abundance of workshops for all skill levels, opportunity to get advance tickets for If4 fly fishing movie, special seating at the HOOT, and other evening meal events which includes great food from local catering, fun activities such as a live auction and a BBQ, and all the day pass options, which includes all three exhibit hall days.
Entry for the day is $5-day/adult, kids 11 & under FREE with an adult and includes access into the exhibit hall on August 4 from noon to 9 p.m. Entry includes vendors showing and selling the latest in fishing products, tying demonstrations, casting clinic, hour-long seminars, and so much more. There will be a gear sale, kid’s fly fishing activity corral where kids can learn to tie a fly, fish identification, casting, and other fun fishing related activities. To add to the fun, there will also be a beer garden and tap-takeover event, and live music. Sign-up for workshops with spaces available. A limited number of free passes will be available at the Livingston Chamber Office starting July 1, 2017.