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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.



April 3 - 4, 2015 - Kelso, Washington
NFLCC Region 9 Spring Show

Kelso Red Lion Hotel
I-5 Exit 39
Kelso, Washington

Contact Harvey Musselman for additional information: oldbassman@hotmail.com

Click here for show flyer & registration form


April 9-12, 2015 - Cincinnati, Ohio

38TH ANNUAL SPRING CINCINNATI ANTIQUE FISHING TACKLE SHOW

The annual spring Cincinnati Antique Fishing Tackle Show will be held Thursday April 9th , Friday April 10th , Saturday April 11th ,Sunday April 12th till 11am 2015. The show runs from about Noon Thursday to noon Sunday. Location is the same as past shows at the Super 8 Inn & suites at I-71 & RT. 741 (exit 25) which is a few miles north of I-275 and across I-71 from Kings Island Amusement Park. PETS ALLOWED FOR AN EXTRA $15 FEE!

This is a room to room show all 3 days, with tables available at $5 each. There will be a consignment auction Saturday at 3pm. There are always some great items to bid on.

Attendance fee for sellers is $12.00 per person. Non selling family members are free. Parking lot sales and Registration $24 for 1-3days. Rates are $59.99 per night + tax payable upon check in. Room reservations must be made with the Inn direct by March 31st. Ask for Mr. Singh after 1:pm Phone. 513-398-8075. If you have any problems with reservations host can not guarantee rooms. Attendees must make their own reservations. Host will assign rooms as in the past March 31st and will try to honor requests where possible. Be sure to mention the CINCINNATI TACKLE SHOW when making reservations. PUBLIC VISITING IS FREE.

This is always a large well attended meet with many local and out of state exhibitors and collectors. 

This meet is open to the public. Make plans to attend. You will have lots of fun. Lots of nice old tackle.


Host: John M. Nunn Home 513-583-5880
674 Wards Corner Rd Cell 513-310-2424
Loveland, Ohio 45140
Email hitailnunn@cinci.rr.com

This meet will be advertised! 

Click Here For Registration


April 11 , 2015 - Medina, Minnesota

MINNESOTA’S  LARGEST!!!   20th  ANNUAL
AMERICAN SPORTING COLLECTIBLES SHOW

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

TABLES-will be provided on a prepaid and reserved basis at $35.00 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, 2015. 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 Saturday, April 11, 2015. 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   Subject: Sporting Show


April 16 - 19 , 2015 - Oberlin, Ohio
Holy Mackeral
Greatest fishing Tackle Flea Market in Ohio

New Russia Township Hall
46300 Butternut Ridge Road
Oberlin, Ohio 44074

Thousands of rods, reels, lures, and miscellaneous tackle

Click here for complete show flyer


April 17 - 19 , 2015 - Greenville, SC
CATC Spring Show

The CATC Spring 2015 Antique Fishing Tackle Show will be held at:
Phoenix Inn 
246 North Pleasantburg Drive 
Greenville, S.C. 29607 (864) 233-4651

Click here for show flyer and registration form 




April 18 , 2015 - Effingham, Illinois

NFLCC 2015 Central Illinois Lure Meet

Saturday, April 18, 2015 - 8 am - 2 pm

Knights of Columbus Hall
1501 W. Fayette - Exit 159 off I70

There will be Friday room trading for NFLCC members at Comfort Inn Suites, 1502 W. Fayette
For hotel reservations call 217-342-3151

Click here for show flyer and registration form


April 18 , 2015 - Palmyra, New York
NFLCC REGION I SANCTIONED SPRING 2015 SHOW

At the Palmyra Inn, 955 Canandaigua Road (State Route 21) Palmyra, New York, 14522 located 5 miles north on Route 21 from the NYS Thruway (Interstate 90) Exit 43.  Continental breakfast included with your room. The inn is smoke free. A super clean and newer facility you will enjoy.  For room reservations call 1-800-426-9900.  Mention the NFLCC Fishing Tackle Show for special room rate.
 
Show hours are 7:30 a.m. set-up for table holders only, 9:00 a.m. for NFLCC members without tables, 10 a.m. for non-NFLCC members. Show closes at 5 p.m.      

There is extensive promotion of this show to the public.  Items for appraisal or sale from the public will be sold by auction to all present.  Show admission is $10 and gives you a $10 discount off a membership to the NFLCC, if you have never been a member before.

Call Steve Hays at (315) 597-4793 for additional information.


April 23-25 , 2015 - Temple, Texas
The 10th Annual Award Winning Region 8
Temple, Texas NFLCC Fishing Lure & Tackle Show

Thursday April 23rd thru Saturday April 25th 2015

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 $74.99 per night for standard rooms or $79.99 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 25th 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 12-14 , 2015 - St. Augustine Beach, Florida
FATC Summer Antique Tackle Show

St. Augustine Beach Show
June 12, 13, 14, 2015
Fri. 8am-6pm Sat. 8am-6pm Sun. 8am-12pm

Show Location
Holiday Isle Oceanfront Resort
860 A1A Beach Blvd. St. Augustine Beach, FL. 32080

Accommodations
Holiday Isle Oceanfront Resort
(904) 471-2555 www.holidayisleoceanfront.com

Room rates
$112.00 per night, booked by May 11, 2015
to receive the F.A.T.C. rate.

Table and Registration 
Registration, $15.00 per member.
8ft. tables, $35.00 each, wall or aisle. Membership dues
must be current to register.

Registration Form and Show Host Information:
Please make checks payable to F.A.T.C. and send to show host:

Mike Hall 
2435 Ironwood Dr. 
Jacksonville, FL. 32216

e-mail: flalake@aol.com
Phone (904) 424-7071

Click Here For Additional Information


July 9 - 11 , 2015 - Springfield, Missouri
NFLCC National Show

The 2015 NFLCC National Show is in Springfield, Missouri. The host hotel is the University Plaza Hotel & Convention Center, 333 John Q. Hammons Parkway, Springfield, MO, 65806. For room reservations call 417-864-7333. When calling mention the NFLCC to receive the special show room rate of $92/night for a standard king or 2 double beds. King Suites are $127.00/night. Show co-hosts are Jack Looney and Don Getz.

National Show registration forms will be included in the March Gazette


September 10-13 , 2015 - Cincinnati, Ohio
39th ANNUAL  FALL  CINCINNATI  ANTIQUE FISHING TACKLE  SHOW

The annual fall Cincinnati Antique Fishing Tackle Show will be held Thursday Sept.10th, Friday Sept. 11th, Saturday Sept. 12th , Sunday Sept. 13th , till  11am 2015. The show runs from about Noon Thursday to noon Sunday.  Location is the same as past shows at the Super 8 Inn & suites at I-71 & RT. 741 (exit 25) which is a few miles north of I-275 and across I-71 from Kings Island Amusement Park. PETS ALLOWED FOR AN EXTRA $15 FEE.

This a room to room show all 3 days, with tables available at $5 each. There will be a consignment auction Saturday at 3pm. There are always some great items to bid on.

Attendance fee for sellers is $12.00 per person. Non selling family members are free. Parking lot space &
Registration $24 for 1-3days. Rates are $59.99 per night + tax payable upon check in. Room reservations must be made with the Inn direct by Sept. 1st. Ask for Mr. Singh. Mon, Tue, Wed.  Phone 513-398-8075.   If you have any problems with reservations host can not guarantee rooms. Attendees must make their own reservations. Host will assign rooms as in the past Sept. 1st  and will try to honor requests where possible. Be sure to mention the CINCINNATI TACKLE SHOW when making reservations. CHECK WITH CLERK ABOUT EARLY CHECK OUT OR CANCELLATIONS! PUBLIC VISITING IS FREE.

This is always a large well attended meet with many local and out of state exhibitors and collectors.  
This meet is open to the public. Make plans to attend. You will have lots of fun. Lots of nice old tackle.


Host: John M. Nunn Home 513-583-5880
674 Wards Corner Rd Cell 513-310-2424
Loveland, Ohio 45140
Email hitailnunn@cinci.rr.com

This meet will be advertised! 

Click Here For Registration


September 25-26, 2015 - Decatur, Alabama
2015 Region #3 Fall Show

The show dates for the 20th Annual Region 3 Show are September 25th and 26th, 2015 at the Double Tree Decatur Riverfront Hotel, Decatur, Alabama.

The NFLCC room rates are $89 for a double or king and $109 for a suite for Thursday 24th, Friday 25th, and Saturday 26th. Reservations may be made by calling 256-355-3150 after July 1st. Those making reservations should mention the NFLCC show.  

The show is a yearly sellout and is almost full with nearly 100 tables reserved so far.  Tables are $25.00 each.  Registration will be $10.00.  We will make every effort to accommodate all members interested in purchasing tables, but remember the availability of additional space for tables is limited. If you want a table you better reserve it soon!

Send Registration payable to:      Fred Vengrouskie
                                                     4010 Saddlehorn Bend SW
                                                     Decatur, AL  35603

Please email me at fven@charter.net or call Fred Vengrouskie  at (256) 348-2336 with any questions concerning the show.


October 10 , 2015 - Baraboo, Wisconsin
Wisconsin Dells Show
28th Annual Region #6 show

Saturday October 10th, 2015

 
Show hours: 7:30 am set-up for members. 8:30am for public
Show ends at 2pm
 
Locatio; Ho-Chunk Convention Center and Hotel
                S3214 US Highway 12
                Baraboo,  WI,  53913
                Phone; 608-355-1500 or 800-446-5550
       Be sure to mention NFLCC to receive show rate
 
Tables are $25 each
 
Show Host:  Stu Stein  262-284-6357  Email: stuartjean@msn.com
Co-Host;  John Collen 262-632-4635 Email jcollen1@att.net


October 17, 2015 - Mountain Home, Arkansas
12th Annual
Arkansas Twin Lakes
Antique Fishing Tackle Swap & Show

Saturday, October 17, 2015  7:30 A.M.
 
 Ramada Inn at 1127 NE Hwy 62 in Mountain Home, AR
 
Special room rate is $69.00+Tax
 
Make reservations early by calling 870-425-9191
 
This area has lots of people that are retired and the show is highly advertised, so lots of tackle comes in off the street.
 
There will be a huge assortment of old lures, reels, rods and other fishing related items.  Tackle collectors from all over the south attend and bring loads of goodies to sell, trade or just to show off!  Come early on Saturday morning as many of the traders go home by noon to watch the Hogs play on TV!
 
There will be free appraisals available on site and several auctions during the day as needed.
 
General admission is only $3.00.  Table rentals are $15.00 each.
 
Room trading will be on Friday night, Oct. 16!!
 
For more information call:  Jerry McCoy  870-405-9238 or 870-481-5199

November 6 - 7 , 2015 - Kelso, Washington
NFLCC Region 9 Fall Show

Kelso Red Lion Hotel
I-5 Exit 39
Kelso, Washington

Contact Harvey Musselman for additional information: oldbassman@hotmail.com

Click here for show flyer & registration form




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