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Upcoming Lure Shows

These are some of the antique fishing tackle collector shows that are coming up soon.
Send me an email if you would like to have your show information added to this list.


FATC

March 2-4, 2018 - Daytona Beach, Florida
Florida Antique Tackle Collectors
Daytona International Tackle Show

March 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 2018
At the Plaza Resort and Spa
Daytona Beach, Florida


Click here for show flyer


March 9-10, 2018 - Santa Rosa, California
Santa Rosa
Fishing Tackle, Duck Decoy and Sporting Collectible Show

Antique, collectible, old, new and used fishing tackle, rods, reels, lures, duck decoys, duck calls, wildlife art, shell boxes, knives, prints, books, decor and many other sporting collectibles.

Friday, March 9, 2018: 9:00AM - 5:00PM
Saturday, March 10, 2018: 8:00AM - 3:00PM

Santa Rosa Veterans Building
1351 Maple Ave.
Santa Rosa, CA 95404

Click here for more information



March 10, 2018 - Bartlesville, Oklahoma
35th Annual Bartlesville Lure Show and Swap Meet

               Location:             Hilton Garden Inn, 205 SW Frank Phillips, Bartlesville, Ok

                               The show will be in the exhibit hall of the hotel

 

               Show Hours:       Friday, March 9 2018 all day room trading at the hotel

                                             Saturday, March 10, 2018 Hotel Display Hall 8 am, till?

 

               Fees:                    Registration is $10.00 per family

                                             Escorted guest of a registered member is $5.00

                                             Tables are $20.00 each,

 

               Room Rate:          Room rate is $89.00 plus tax and this includes breakfast.

                                            Mention the NFLCC Lure club when making reservations

                                            Room cut off is Feb 20.  Hotel phone number is 918-336-0808

                                              Free breakfast Saturday morning

                                            This hotel will be sold out for the weekend, make a reservation & cancel if need be

 

               Host:                    Randy & Marge Anderson, Delores Adams and Beebe Stephenson

 

               Questions:           Call Randy after 6:00 P.M. at 1-918-333-7536

 

            Displays welcome, if you need display space please let Randy know.

 

This is an NFLCC sanctioned show.

We Welcome ORCA members who are not NFLCC members


March 23-24, 2018 - Birmingham, Alabama
BIRMINGHAM, ALABAMA, NFLCC SPRING SHOW

The Birmingham, Alabama, Spring Show will be March 23-24, 2018, at the DoubleTree by Hilton on the south side of downtown Birmingham. The show host will be Jimmy Pettis. This show will prove to be one of the best shows for public and local attendance in the NFLCC. With a strong outdoor fishing and hunting population in Birmingham and the surrounding cities we hope to bring in well over 150 outside guests. It will be well advertised to the public through many local venues. We need the NFLCC support for this show. Please make your plans to attend.

Dates:

March 22 Thursday night room trading and possible early set-up

March 23 Friday show, 8 a.m. – 9 p.m.

March 24 Saturday show, 8 a.m. – noon

More details to follow about schedule of some specific events during the show.

Location: DoubleTree by Hilton
808 South 20th Street
Birmingham, AL 35205
205-933-9000
800-222-8733

All reservations please ask for the NFLCC show room rate of $109. , double per night plus taxes.

This show will prove to be fun and attract a lot of people. The 8’ show tables for selling are $25 each; show registration is $10

Please bring collections for display. Display tables (up to 2) will be free for the asking. Tables can be reserved at djpettis@charter.net. Payment should be sent to Jimmy Pettis, 4969 Crystal Circle, Hoover, AL 35226. There will be 125 tables for the show. Questions – call Jimmy Pettis 205-283-8518.


March 24, 2018 – DSM /Johnston, IA

 

2nd Annual Greater Iowa

DU Sporting Collectibles Show

 

Des Moines, Iowa

March 24, 2018

Saturday 9am – 2pm

Vendor Setup 7am-9am

Admission $5.00 – 14 and under free with adult

Early bird admission $20

 

Old and new fishing tackle, reels, rods, lures,

duck decoys, duck calls, wildlife art, DU collectibles, etc,

 

Stoney Creek Hotel and Conference Center

5291 Stoney Creek Court
Johnston, IA 50131

Call (800)659-2220 and be sure to mention that you are with the Sporting Collectibles Show

 

Room Trading and Hospitality Room Friday night

 

For more info on the show

Email:  desmoinesshow@gmail.com

0r call 515-460-8322

Show Host: Todd Rozendaal

Gene Dollen

Randy Orme

Randy McCurdy



April 5-8, 2018 - Oberlin, Ohio
Holy Mackeral
Fishing Tackle Flea Market

This is the greatest fishing tackle flea market EVER in Lorain County
and the State of Ohio, and that's NO FISH STORY!

Location
The Lodge of New Russia Township
46300 Butternut Ridge Road
Oberlin, Ohio 44074
North of Oberlin; West of Route 58

Click here for flyer




April 7, 2018 - Andover, Massachussetts

NFLCC Region 1
New England Vintage Fishing Tackle Show

Saturday - April 7, 2018
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM

West Parish Church Fellowship Hall
129 Reservation Road
Andover, Massachussetts 01810

Freshwater and Saltwater Vintage Gear
Fishing Lures, Rods, Reels, Decoys, Flies, Bobbers, Tackle Boxes, Creels,
Catalogues, Books, Folk Art and Fishing Related Ephemera

Click here for show flyer and registration form


Contact Show Hosts For Additional Information
Randy Tustison (978) 409-8831 drwt247@gmail.com
Les Ozimkowski, NFLCC Region 1 VP
(516) 297-0022 ozzie6664@aol.com


April 7, 2018 - Kelso, Washington
NFLCC REGION 9 SPRING SHOW

Saturday April 7th ,2018
KELSO RED LION HOTEL / 360-578-4017
I-5 EXIT 39 / KELSO,WASHINGTON

Monte Martinsen and I would like to welcome you to the 37th NFLCC Show @ the Red Lion in Kelso. The Hotel Rooms are $73.95 per night for Standard Rooms and $78.95 for Deluxe Rooms. We have a block of 60 rooms available for reservations made by March 23rd, 2018. YOU MUST RESERVE BY THIS DATE AND MENTION THE NFLCC TO RECEIVE THE SHOW RATE. Per usual we will have a meeting room in the Northend with free tables for use on Thurs. & Friday for those members in Southend Rooms. PLEASE USE THE DIRECT PHONE # TO THE HOTEL WHEN MAKING RESERVATIONS 360-578-4017. The Show hours are 7:30 AM to 1:00 PM for all registered members and their paid guests. THE PUBLIC IS WELCOME TO ATTEND THIS SHOW @ 9:00 am FOR A FEE OF $5.00 [one day membership in the NFLCC]. The cost of registration for this show is $15.00 for members and guests [spouses & children are free]. Show Tables are $15.00 each with a limit of three. Please register early as we have sold out of tables in the past.

PLEASE MAKE ALL CHECKS PAYABLE TO MONTE MARTINSEN. Monte’s address is Monte Martinsen, 7380 Old Pacific Hwy N. , Castle Rock, WA 98611. Monte’s phone # is 360-274-8045. We will have display tables and free coffee & donuts in the Ballroom Saturday morning. There will be many door prizes given away @ 10:30 AM. Also, we will give away a $25.00 gift certificate from BOB’S SPORTING GOODS in Longview ,WA. Any Member who brings in a new Member [must join @ the show] receives free admission to the show .

If you have any questions, suggestions, or need additional information, you can contact Monte @ 360-274-8045 or Harvey @ the following: Harvey Musselman 831 NE 90Th St., Seattle,WA 98115 or oldbassman@hotmail.com or 206-526-5814. THE NEXT REGION 9 SHOW WILL BE NOVEMBER 3RD, 2018


April 7, 2018 - Jackson, Michigan
Michigan Hunting & Fishing Collectors Club
Sporting Collectible Show


The 2018 MHFCC Spring Show will be held on Saturday April 7, 2018 at the Eagles Hall in Jackson, MI – which is located at 301 Detroit Street, Jackson, MI, 49201. The show hours are 9:00 am - 3:00 pm. Admission is only $5 (under 16 admitted free) and parking is free.

There will be approximately 100 tables of Michigan sporting collectibles including: old hunting and fishing licenses, successful hunter patches, vintage decoys, vintage game calls, old fishing lures and tackle, traps, shell boxes and ammo crates, DNR items, advertising items, tip-up town items, Bear Archery items, hunting & fishing stamps, and much more. The general public is welcome to browse, shop, and bring any items you may want to sell or trade, but no guns please.

For more information about the show, the club, and and to see lots of photos from previous shows please visit www.mhfcc.net.


April 8, 2018 - Medina, Minnesota
**CHANGE FOR 2018….SHOW WILL BE HELD ON SUNDAY **
MINNESOTA’S LARGEST!!! 23RD ANNUAL AMERICAN SPORTING COLLECTIBLES SHOW
(200 TABLES AVAILABLE)
Medina, MN SUNDAY April 8, 2018

 

Medina Entertainment Center is located at 500 Hwy 55 (Exit off Hwy 494, West on 55
4 ½ miles) 763-478-6661

FEATURING-Lures, Duck Decoys, Spearing Decoys, Hunting Equip,  Cabin Decor, Traps, Bobbers, Shell Boxes, Bamboo Rods, Licenses, Sporting Art, Game Calls, Reels, Etc.!

TABLES-will be provided on a prepaid and reserved basis at $40.00 per table. ONE free admittance per table. Please bring table covers if desired, as they WILL NOT be provided.

LODGING-Lodging will be at the Comfort Suites in Plymouth. The hotel is located in the northwest corner of Hwy 494 and Hwy 55. We have been guaranteed 70 rooms at a discounted rate. Call the hotel ASAP and identify yourself as a Sporting Collector. The cut-off date for blocked rooms will be March 10, 2018. Room type can not be guaranteed. Rooms are on a first come, first serve basis. The hotel does have a pool and a restaurant. Call the hotel direct at 763-559-1222.

EXHIBIT AREA-Medina Ballroom. Exhibit area will open at 7:00am for set-up. Doors will open to the public at 9:00am-2:00 SUNDAY, April 8, 2018. Admission: $5.  Early Bird tickets may be purchased for $20. This allows you entrance to the Medina Ballroom at 7:00am.

Visit us at www.Americansporting.net  

Contact information:
Wally Wegleitner 651-771-8926  E-mail: dollslures@comcast.net  or   
Tim Spreck  651-439-1110  E-mail: fishdecoy@fishdecoy.net  



April 20-22, 2018 - Hendersonville, NC
Carolina Antique Tackle Collectors
2018 Spring Show

Show will be held at the Cascades Mountain Resort
201 Sugarloaf Road
Hendersonville, NC 28792
(828) 595-8155
www.CascadesMountainResort.com

Open to CATC members April 20-22
Open to the public Saturday, April 21 from 9:00am - 4:00pm

Click Here For Show Flyer




April 21, 2018 - Effingham, Illinois

NFLCC 2018
Central Illinois Lure Meet

Effingham, Illinois
Antique and Collectible Fishing Show
Saturday April 21, 2018

Located at the K of C Hall
1501 W Fayette - Off I-7-0 Exit 159

For show information contact
Dave Boyer daveboyer@consolidated.net 217-644-2294
or
Brent Vonderheide brent.traps@gmail.com 217-690-8290

Click here for show flyer and registration form


April 26-28, 2018 - Temple, Texas
The 13th Annual Award Winning Region 8
Temple, Texas NFLCC Fishing Lure & Tackle Show

The show begins with room trading on Thursday & Friday at the Best Western Temple Inn & Suites 602 North General Bruce Drive, Temple, Texas. The hotel is conveniently located adjacent to IH 35. The rooms include free high speed internet, microwave, and refrigerator. A free continental breakfast is served daily. Mention the NFLCC to receive the discounted rate of $79.99 per night for standard rooms or $84.99 for suite rooms. The Best Western phone number is 254-742-1122.

**** Please be advised, the hotel is a small two story hotel that fills up quickly !

The show & auction will take place on Saturday April 28th at the Knights of Columbus Hall, 2218 West Avenue D, Temple, Texas. The K of C is a non-smoking facility with a snack bar available. The doors will be open for Members only from 7:00 am – 8:00 am. The public will be admitted at 8:00 am, the auction will begin at 10:30 am. (Show ends at 2:00 pm.) Public Admission: $5 per person, children 12 & under FREE Contact

Show Host Andy Sonnier @ 254-624-3363 for more information.


FATC

June 8-9, 2018 - Punta Gorda, Florida

FATC Summer Tackle Show

June 8-9, 2018
At the Punta Gorda Waterfront Hotels and Suites
300 W Retta Esplanade
Punta Gorda, FL 33950 (941) 639-1165

Contact show host Dick Braun with any questions
Phone (941) 639-8330
Email: tzg.8330@gmail.com


Click here for additional information

July 19-21, 2018 - Lancaster, Pennsylvania
2018 NFLCC
National Show and Meeting

Lancaster, PA | July 19, 20, 21, 2018

Lancaster County Convention Center
3 East Vine Street
Lancaster, PA 17603

Show Hosts: Gary Lopez (267) 337-0474 and Dan Peltz (267) 761-8030

Host Hotel: Lancaster Marriott at Penn Square
Call 1-888-850-6146 for hotel reservations

Click here for show flyer



FATC

August 24-26, 2018 - St. Pete Beach, Florida
Florida Antique Tackle Collectors
FATC Summer Tackle Show

August 24-26, 2018
At the Dolphin Beach Resort
St. Pete Beach, Florida

Click here for show flyer


November 3, 2018 - Kelso, Washington
NFLCC REGION 9 FALL SHOW

Saturday NOVEMBER 3RD, 2018
KELSO RED LION HOTEL / 360-578-4017
I-5 EXIT 39 / KELSO,WASHINGTON

Monte Martinsen and I would like to welcome you to the 38th NFLCC Show @ the Red Lion in Kelso. The Hotel Rooms are $73.95 per night for Standard Rooms and $78.95 for Deluxe Rooms. We have a block of 60 rooms available for reservations made by October19th, 2018. YOU MUST RESERVE BY THIS DATE AND MENTION THE NFLCC TO RECEIVE THE SHOW RATE. Per usual we will have a meeting room in the Northend with free tables for use on Thurs. & Friday for those members in Southend Rooms. PLEASE USE THE DIRECT PHONE # TO THE HOTEL WHEN MAKING RESERVATIONS 360-578-4017. The Show hours are 7:30 AM to 1:00 PM for all registered members and their paid guests. THE PUBLIC IS WELCOME TO ATTEND THIS SHOW @ 9:00 am FOR A FEE OF $5.00 [one day membership in the NFLCC]. The cost of registration for this show is $15.00 for members and guests [spouses & children are free]. Show Tables are $15.00 each with a limit of three. Please register early as we have sold out of tables in the past.

PLEASE MAKE ALL CHECKS PAYABLE TO MONTE MARTINSEN. Monte’s address is Monte Martinsen, 7380 Old Pacific Hwy N. , Castle Rock, WA 98611. Monte’s phone # is 360-274-8045. We will have display tables and free coffee & donuts in the Ballroom Saturday morning. There will be many door prizes given away @ 10:30 AM. Also, we will give away a $25.00 gift certificate from BOB’S SPORTING GOODS in Longview ,WA. Any Member who brings in a new Member [must join @ the show] receives free admission to the show

If you have any questions, suggestions, or need additional information, you can contact Monte @ 360-274-8045 or Harvey @ the following: Harvey Musselman 831 NE 90Th St., Seattle,WA 98115 or oldbassman@hotmail.com or 206-526-5814.



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